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Hidden Gems of SDHS: Physics and Engineering

Hidden Gems of SDHS: Physics and Engineering

Sydney Hofstetter, Copy Editor

December 6, 2017


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Deep in the dungeon of St. Dominic resides Mr. Bob Hennekes and Mr. Jim Zuroweste. They are both gifted teachers with a passion for their subjects. Over the course of the year, both teachers test their students with challenging projects to showcase their best skills. Mr. Hennekes teaches Engineering...

St. Dominic Water Fountains: Springs of Life or Droughts of Death

St. Dominic Water Fountains: Springs of Life or Droughts of Death

Kaitlyn Bross, Editor-and-Chief

October 5, 2017


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At St. Dominic, it is important to know which water fountains have a direct line to the spring of life and which should be avoided at all possible costs. Everyone has to drink water, so why not make it a good experience? Here’s where each water fountain lies in the ranks at St. Dominic. 8. Dungeon...

Stepping Up To The Plate at Districts

Stepping Up To The Plate at Districts

Sydney Hofstetter, Copy Editor

October 5, 2017


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The softball girls have wrapped up their regular season, but they haven't taken their last swing yet. Last night they defeated Orchard Farm 15-0. Tonight, they face Christian High School in district finals at Lindenwood University. The team finished the season 15-12 after a tough loss against Helias...

A Day in the Life of Heidi Havrilla

A Day in the Life of Heidi Havrilla

Caitlin Fleming, Layout Editor

October 5, 2017


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Most people look at a building with a gymnasium, library, classrooms, desks and computers and think school. However, thanks to the many individuals who have dedicated their lives to the betterment of St. Dominic, we are able to walk in and think home. Heidi Havrilla is one of the extraordinary staff m...

Apple Sets a New Standard

Apple Sets a New Standard

Caitlin Fleming, Layout Editor

September 22, 2017


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On September 12, Apple released information for the first time ever at the new Steve Jobs Theater. At the Apple Special Event they released the Apple Watch Series 3, watchOS 4, Apple TV 4K, IOS 11, iPhone 8 and the much anticipated iPhone X.

Fall Fashion Guide

Fall Fashion Guide

Brooke Wood, Staff Writer

September 21, 2017


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Fall is finally settling in, which means cute sweaters, big scarves and boots are back! Transitioning from summer fashion to fall might be tricky, but it can be made easy with a wardrobe full of simple fall pieces. With these five fall staples in your wardrobe, you’re set! 1. Booties If you don’t have booti...

Meet Your Court

Meet Your Court

Kaitlyn Bross, Editor-and-Chief

September 19, 2017


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You voted them on homecoming court, but do you really know your royalty? Meet your fellow classmates who will be taking the stage at homecoming this year. Below is every couple on court and a little bit about them. Take a chance to learn about your princesses and princes, and why they are excited to...

The New and Old on Varsity Volleyball

The New and Old on Varsity Volleyball

Caitlin Fleming

September 1, 2017


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It’s rare for the St. Dominic ladies' varsity volleyball team to take on underclassmen, but this year the team has two new freshmen. Freshmen Natalie Gildehaus and Audrey Weber have proved to the coaches they are varsity material. Not to mention, seniors Lexi Burkemper and Kelly Sitz are ready to make...

Meet the Latest Victim of Fake News: YOU!

Meet the Latest Victim of Fake News: YOU!

Alexandra Slaid

September 1, 2017


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You might be thinking to yourself, “Why are my brain cells slowly deteriorating?” The answer lies within your Twitter timeline, where the mind-crippling fake news phenomenon makes its frequent appearance. Nearly every tweet contains misinformation provided by drama-seeking individuals who are aiming...

A Transformed T-Swift

A Transformed T-Swift

Brooke Wood

September 1, 2017


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You can ditch your guitars, teardrops and the old T-Swift; a new Taylor has arrived. After completely deleting everything from her social media accounts, Swift has made it clear that the old Taylor is nowhere to be found. From Fearless to Speak Now to Red, Swift has lost her country touch to trans...

Schneider Takes on State

Schneider Takes on State

Rose Stout

May 18, 2017


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At the Sedalia Country Club, junior Paul Schneider shot a combined 173 over 36 holes at the MSHSAA State Golf Championship. Schneider was the only St. Dominic golfer to advance to state this year, and it was a great experience for him on the course. On the first day, Schneider shot 85 and came back...

A Letter to My High School Besties

A Letter to My High School Besties

Abby Summers

May 3, 2017


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I've been blessed to call St. Dominic my home for the last four years, yet I realize it is coming to a close for all of the senior class. Here's a letter to those I love the most: my best friends. You have made my high school career so memorable and each day special. And for this, I thank you. Thank...

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