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The Colorful Take – November 22, 2016

The Colorful Take – November 22, 2016

Joshua Irvine

November 22, 2016


Filed under Carousel, Opinions, The Colorful Take

The Colorful Take is The Correspondent's resident humor segment, written by Joshua Irvine when he hasn't deluded himself into thinking he can do real journalism. For any parties wondering why The Colorful Take hasn't been published for the last six months, see the end of the last sentence. In m...

The Correspondent clinches convention awards

The Correspondent clinches convention awards

Andrea Cannon

November 20, 2016


Filed under Carousel, Convention 2016

The Correspondent staff traveled to Indianapolis, Indiana for the National High School Journalism Convention on Nov. 10-13. Each student who attended was enrolled in a write-off competition. In most competitions, a student was given around two hours and a prompt and had the alotted time to write a...

Autos crafts self-sufficient students

Autos crafts self-sufficient students

Danielle Eriksson

November 3, 2016


Filed under Carousel, Features, Zoom In

Students in the automotive classes practice manipulating automotives as well as learn resourceful habits that prepare them for owning cars. Ultimately, the students are taught what they need to know to live lives with as little car expenses as possible due to self ability. The classes are made...

Students find connection through collaboration with senior citizens

Students find connection through collaboration with senior citizens

Danielle Eriksson

October 27, 2016


Filed under Carousel, News

A handful of students from SOS, the Marriage and Family class, and Choir headed to the Luther village Wednesday to paint pumpkins and socialize with senior citizens. The event was represented by "Huskies care," a branch of the SOS club. The students and citizens were able to get to know each other...

Homecoming assembly ends the week

Homecoming assembly ends the week

Katherine Wiemold and Joshua Irvine

October 16, 2016


Filed under Carousel, Homecoming 2016

Homecoming Week ended with a bang at Friday's assembly, where seniors Hannah Mulroe and Troy Fischer were crowned Queen and King of Homecoming.  Also featured was a performance by choir rife with throwback hits, and the announcement of the winner of the hallway decoration contest, which also went to...

Feature Friday: Senior Hannah Mulroe takes the crown

Feature Friday: Senior Hannah Mulroe takes the crown

Andrea Cannon

October 14, 2016


Filed under Carousel, Feature Friday, Homecoming 2016

This year's Homecoming queen  senior Hannah Mulroe has been involved in show choir, national honor society, orchesis, cross country, writing well tutor, service over self, acapella, theater, and student council. Mulroe, along with the rest of the four court princesses and the school, was excited...

Feature Friday: Senior Troy Fischer goes from OC Captain to Homecoming King

Feature Friday: Senior Troy Fischer goes from OC Captain to Homecoming King

Ellen Bakal

October 14, 2016


Filed under Carousel, Feature Friday, Homecoming 2016

This year's king  Troy Fischer and fellow royalty, queen, Hannah Mulroe took the thrown today. Fischer has been involved in a wide variety of activities and athletics throughout his four years. "It is very humbling to know that out of the five great guys that were also nominated, they decided ...

Bonfire shines bright in memorable night

Bonfire shines bright in memorable night

Joshua Irvine

October 14, 2016


Filed under Carousel, Homecoming 2016

Last night Student Council hosted the annual homecoming bonfire, featuring performances by Band and Poms as well as the Homecoming Court itself, from which the King and Queen will be drawn today. In addition, the event featured a surprise announcement from girls swimming, who returned from Buffalo...

Homecoming assembly a hit

Homecoming assembly a hit

Katherine Wiemold

October 8, 2016


Filed under Carousel, Homecoming 2016, News

Friday saw the first homecoming assembly of the year, featuring the debut of the senior Homecoming Court alongside announcements for this year's Clash of the Classes, as well as a performance by Orchesis.  Here are the photos from the event. Joshua Irvine contributed to this story....

K-Lizzle’s got the Drizzle on.. Harry Styles launching a solo career

K-Lizzle’s got the Drizzle on.. Harry Styles launching a solo career

Kayleigh Padar

September 30, 2016


Filed under Carousel, Entertainment

This past week, Harry Styles, from One Direction's first solo project debuted and gave an inside look at what he was doing in the months that the band had split to work on separate projects. He was interviewed by Paul McCartney and Chelsea Handler, who also gave their own insights on fame and accomplis...

‘Stampede’ of hardware for girls swimming

‘Stampede’ of hardware for girls swimming

Joshua Irvine

September 26, 2016


Filed under Carousel, Sports

The girls swim and dive team has emerged victorious from the Buffalo Grove Stampede invite, the latest in a series of wins for the team. The team finished first of 14 teams, including MSL rivals Prospect, Rolling Meadows, Wheeling and host Buffalo Grove. With final team score of 483 points, the girls...

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