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In search of a 19-year old male

In search of a 19-year old male

Rachel Tetreault, Web Editor-in-Chief

January 9, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

College students return home for the holidays expecting to catch up with family and friends. Blaze Bernstein, however, disappeared in the middle of his holiday break. Bernstein had plans to be with friends at night on Jan. 2, after a family dinner, but was expected to return back to his house in Lake...

Former Chief Justice Roy Moore loses Alabama Senate race

Former Chief Justice Roy Moore loses Alabama Senate race

Mia Ross, Staff Writer

December 15, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

Republican candidate Roy Moore lost the Alabama Senate race to Democrat Doug Jones on Tuesday, Dec. 12, making history as Alabama's first Democratic Senator to be elected in the last 25 years. Moore's loss came about amidst sexual assault accusations filed against the former Chief Justice. Despite...

Strolling to support

Strolling to support

Kendal Orrantia, Feature Editor

December 15, 2017


Filed under Feature, News, Showcase

  Family members and friends gathered at the SMCHS track on Dec. 10 for the Santa Stroll, a fundraising  event hosted by the Jesse Reese Foundation.  The fundraiser brought awareness and raised money for kids fighting cancer.  Many of the "Courageous Kids", families and supporters dressed ...

Southern California ablaze with wildfires, residents evacuate

Southern California ablaze with wildfires, residents evacuate

Hannah Prince, Print Editor-in-chief

December 12, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

  The 2017 California wildfire season has caused destruction throughout Southern California, leaving residents without homes, killing wildlife and requiring first responders to work endless hours. The six largest fires burned 256,000 acres of land.   Currently, there are five active f...

Grandparents day

Grandparents day

Riley Davies, Copy Editor

November 16, 2017


Filed under News

On Nov. 7 students had the opportunity to attend mass and lead their grandparents or special friends on a tour of the campus. The event was put on by the Grandparents Club, founded by former SMCHS teacher, Meredith Moody and SMCHS alumni parent and current grandparent, Sue McKeen. The event att...

Dazzling display

Emily Redd, Staff Writer

November 2, 2017


Filed under News

SMCHS is well-known for its academics, athletics, and arts. On Oct. 23, incoming freshman and their families were able to catch a glimpse of the campus and all it has to offer by participating in Student Ambassador led tours, hearing presentations by the Administration department and learning more about extracurricu...

Bankruptcy R Us

Bankruptcy R Us

Brittany Kaplan and Mia Ross

October 23, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

Toys ‘R’ Us filed a chapter 11 bankruptcy claim Monday, Sept. 18 in a Virginia federal court due to long-term heavy debt. According to the New York Times, the popular toy company has struggled to pay off more than $5 billion in debt for years. Toys ‘R’ Us will join Gymboree, Payless, True Rel...

Blue and gold

Blue and gold

McKenna Sulick, Staff Writer

October 22, 2017


Filed under News

On the evening of Sept. 30, members of the SMCHS community gathered on campus to celebrate the school's 30 year anniversary at the annual Blue and Gold fundraiser. The gym was barely recognizable, transformed with sweeping decorations, chandeliers, and tables adorned with elaborate centerpieces. ...

Successful rush

Kendal Orrantia, Feature Editor

October 6, 2017


Filed under News

Over 80 clubs gathered in the school gym for the annual Club Rush event on Sept. 27. Many of this year's clubs are centered around service and charism.  Clubs like Red Cross Club, the SM Pet Project and the Pink Ribbon Club reach out to the less fortunate and raise awareness for issues like cancer,...

Devastation in Mexico

Devastation in Mexico

Ryan Dunker, Sport Editor

October 1, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

Mexico experienced three earthquakes each with a magnitude of 6.1 or greater. Although all three earthquakes struck in Southern Mexico, the effects are felt throughout the continent. The three earthquakes impacted Mexico City, Veracruz, Oaxaca and beyond. Each city experienced massive destructio...

Soaring spirit

Soaring spirit

Emily Redd, Staff Writer

September 22, 2017


Filed under News

Spirit week is more than just five days of free dress. Throughout the various themed days, students and staff come together and showcase their enthusiasm for SMCHS. The theme for Homecoming this year was Alice and Wonderland, and the spirit days included America Day, 70's Day, Disney Day, Blue and...

Irma hits Florida

Irma hits Florida

Brittany Kaplan and Margaret Driscoll

September 21, 2017


Filed under News

Classified as a Category 5 hurricane, Hurricane Irma hit Florida on Sunday, Sept. 10, leaving millions of Floridians without power and many more to deal with flash flooding that crossed state lines into Georgia and parts of South Carolina. Since its start, Irma's wind speeds have weakened to 60 miles...