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The Shark that Took a Bite out of Horror

The Shark that Took a Bite out of Horror

Grace Dawson, Editor

December 4, 2015


Filed under A & E, Reviews

In 1975 the public was terrified by the image of a shark swimming across the movie screen.

“You’re Fired” from Comedy: Donald Trump SNL Review

“You’re Fired” from Comedy: Donald Trump SNL Review

Delaney Doherty, Crown Staff Writer

December 2, 2015


Filed under A & E, Reviews, Showcase

As the presidential race kicks off and the debates commence, the writers of Saturday Night Live begin their reign of comedic terror on the presidential hopefuls for 2016.  SNL, currently in their forty-first season, has been poking fun at presidential candidates since day one.  In past years, Saturday ...

Pep Band Spotlight

Pep Band Spotlight

Nikki Baron, Crown Staff

November 12, 2015


Filed under A & E, Spotlights, Student Life

At the age of three Sheila Sagear (12) took her first music lesson reluctantly, but thirteen years later now has a passion and love for the art. Sagear started playing music by taking private piano lessons from her teacher Mrs. Lowery. At first Sagear hated music but after her first year her perspective...

All About Mr. Rome

All About Mr. Rome

Haley Hartmann, Crown Staff

November 6, 2015


Filed under A & E, Showcase, Spotlights, Student Life

Mr. Rome, the band and choir teacher, has been teaching at Marian since the fall of 1986. Before coming to Marian, Mr. Rome taught at a grade school for about 11 years, making this his 41st year teaching! Surprisingly, he planned on becoming a dentist until his senior year of high school, when his private...

Undertale Review

Undertale Review

Tori Roberts, Crown Editor

November 5, 2015


Filed under A & E, Reviews, Showcase

Released on September 15th, Undertale is a story-filled game that combines elements of the traditional RPG (role-playing game), with a comedic story line and truly lovable characters. The story of this game centers around a young human who has fallen down into the world of monsters, namely the ruins...

Book of Life Review

Book of Life Review

Sydney Merryman, Crown Staff

November 5, 2015


Filed under A & E, Reviews

Rating: 5 out of 5 Rating: PG Directed by: Jorge R. Gutierrez Starring: Zoe Saldana, Diego Luna, Channing Tatum, and Ice Cube The Book of Life was a breakthrough movie that had amazing animation, voice acting, and story. It actually and shows the audience some of Mexico’s culture, such a...

Keeping Up With the Kirbys

Keeping Up With the Kirbys

October 5, 2015


Filed under A & E, News, School, Showcase, Student Life

The Fall Play production season is in full swing as the cast and crew of You Can't Take It With You enter their third week of rehearsals.

You Can’t Take Your Audition With You

You Can’t Take Your Audition With You

Lexi Daniello, Crown Staff

September 28, 2015


Filed under A & E, News, School, Showcase, Student Life

This year’s selection is You Can’t Take It With You, a comedy about the lives of two very different families coming together in one very explosive tale of love and family bonding. In contrast to the murder mystery themed Rehearsal for Murder, this show offers a larger cast and a more comical plot line.

Writer’s Society and Muse Merge!

Writer’s Society and Muse Merge!

Abby Adams, Guest Reporter

September 26, 2015


Filed under A & E, Fiction, News, School, Spotlights, Student Life

Everyone is welcome to join, the meetings are in room 130 on most Fridays and will be posted on the Muse Website’s Calendar within the week. Meetings usually are from 2:40 to 3:30 and always involve writing or building literacy skills.

Modernization of Marian’s Muse

Modernization of Marian’s Muse

Abby Adams, Guest Reporter

September 26, 2015


Filed under A & E, Fiction, News, School, Showcase, Spotlights, Student Life

The Marian Muse Magazine has gone digital and everyone is loving it! The old way of pen and paper has been replaced with the internet age.

Musician Spotlight: Matt Snell

Barbara Yerkes, Crown Staff

September 24, 2015


Filed under A & E, Showcase, Spotlights, Student Life

Practicing anything for thirteen years takes dedication, commitment, and passion. Matt Snell (11) demonstrates all of these traits in his practice of music. Since he was three years old, Matt has been playing guitar, and later picked up bass. From then, he has gone on to play in various ensembles and...

Reader Photo of the Week

Reader Photo of the Week

Staff Reporter

September 20, 2015


Filed under Fall, Sports, Spotlights

Congratulations to Marie Farley for her amazing photo of her son Jake ('19)!  Mrs. Farley uploaded her awesome photo using our site's photo-sharing option - becoming our FIRST EVER reader-photo upload!  If you have captured a great Marian Moment - please consider sharing it with us! ...

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