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Welcome to the Shark Tank

Welcome to the Shark Tank

Joey Fitzgerald, Crown Writer

March 7, 2018


Filed under News, School, Showcase

Children are always creative and think of new things that they could imagine and invent. What if you had a chance to make one of these ideas? Something that could help people out or a really clever idea? And, on top of that, make a little money and grow into a real business? Well, the IDEA class i...

Checkmate

Checkmate

Addison Fortin, Crown Writer and Photographer

March 2, 2018


Filed under Clubs/Organizations, News, School, Showcase, Sports, Winter

Students on the first floor are called out to line the hallway as the band plays the fight song, waiting to see the new state-bound team. As students anxiously wait to see what team will come around the corner, the anticipation builds. Is it football? Or maybe wrestling? This time it is Marian C...

On to the Next Chapter

On to the Next Chapter

Mae Novakoski, Crown Writer

February 28, 2018


Filed under News, School, Showcase, Student Life

As the month of March approaches, the school year reaches the final stretch. Throughout the year the senior class has been experiencing so many bittersweet lasts: the last football game, last basketball game, last volleyball game, and last halftime performance.  As the clock runs out on each of th...

ALS: “Shooting” for a Cure

ALS: “Shooting” for a Cure

Mae Novakoski, Crown Writer and Photographer

February 5, 2018


Filed under News, School, Showcase, Sports, Winter

Not only do the students of Marian Central participate in athletics for the love of the sport, but they also love playing for a cause. There is no doubt that athletes are passionate about their sport, and that passion can rise to greater heights when the game symbolizes something more than just the ...

Ready for Curtain Call

Ready for Curtain Call

Amy Herff, Crown Writer

February 5, 2018


Filed under Clubs/Organizations, News, School, Showcase, Theatre

Countless musicals and performances have crossed the stage of Marian Central including Beauty and the Beast, The Pajama Game, and The Miracle Worker. With performing comes practice. The young actors and actresses, accompanied by Mrs. Connell, Miss Gallagher, and Mr. S. Lalor, made the trip to Ill...

Behind the Scenes

Behind the Scenes

Addison Fortin, Crown Writer and Photographer

November 21, 2017


Filed under A & E, Clubs/Organizations, News, School, Showcase, Theatre

The staff, actors, and actresses of this play are anxiously waiting to show the student body the final product that they have worked weeks for. The Cast and Crew for this year's Fall Play decided that they want to try something new, something that hasn’t been performed ta Marian for many years...

The Man Behind the Office Doors

The Man Behind the Office Doors

Elizabeth Latimer, Crown Writer and Photographer

November 21, 2017


Filed under News, School, Showcase

The school office was in danger. It was empty, like it was missing a fearless leader to take Marian central to a continuous progression. Father Doyle left and there was no superintendent again. Months of confusion and cluster came and passed and a hero was delivered. During the end of the 2017 sc...

Turkey Travels

Turkey Travels

Mae Novakoski, Crown Writer & Photographer

November 21, 2017


Filed under News, Op-Ed, School, Showcase, Student Life

The cool and chilly month of November filled with hot chocolate and apple cider has finally arrived, and the anticipation of Thanksgiving weekend is building quickly. The thought of preparing the Thanksgiving turkey, sitting down for a meal with family, and then cozying up by the warm fire in the ...

Mr. Rome: Bringing Joy to Students

Mr. Rome: Bringing Joy to Students

Ellen Sharp, Crown Writer & Photographer

November 21, 2017


Filed under A & E, News, School, Showcase

When in high school, students are told that their high school years will be the most memorable days of their lives and that those four long years will be over in a blink of an eye. Freshman band and choir students approach the music room in fear; little do they know Mr. Rome’s welcoming presenc...

Magical World Of Marian

Magical World Of Marian

Joey Fitzgerald, Crown Writer and Photographer

October 18, 2017


Filed under School, Student Life

The past three years have included themes such as Anchors Aweigh, Four Seasons, and Circus Fun. Every year students get excited about the Homecoming theme.  Everyone enjoys getting ready to prepare crazy costumes as they wait until the theme is finally revealed. This year it is Disney, and the idea...

Dream A Fantastic Dream

Dream A Fantastic Dream

Jacob Toman, Crown Writer and Photographer

October 17, 2017


Filed under School, Showcase, Student Life

"A true hero isn't measured by the size of his strength, but by the strength of his heart.” Like Zeus in the popular Disney movie Hercules, the hearts of the Marian students were strong and ready for Homecoming week. Students put their imagination to work and prepared for the Disney theme. Monday...

2017 Homecoming Powderpuff

2017 Homecoming Powderpuff

Tiffany Teubert, Crown Writer and Photographer

October 17, 2017


Filed under School, Showcase, Student Life

Girls' Powderpuff football has been a long-standing tradition at Marian Central. Each year the Thursday before the Homecoming dance, the senior girls line up against the juniors girls on the field. Nerves kick in, and all are watching, anxious to see who will win.  The seniors, who stand on the h...

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