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Homecoming Week: Movie Day

Homecoming Week: Movie Day

Barbara Yerkes, Crown Staff

October 20, 2015


Filed under News, School, Showcase, Student Life

From cute Disney, to classic John Hughes, every student found a favorite character to portray on the first day of Homecoming Week, Movie Day. This theme clearly brought out the creative side of everyone with homemade costumes and inventive ideas.

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.

A Blast from the Past

A Blast from the Past

Tori Roberts, Crown Editor

October 1, 2015


Filed under News, School, Showcase

For some parents, this night certainly brings back plenty of memories, which raises the question, how is high school today different from the high school our parents knew?

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.

One Goal in Common

One Goal in Common

Jake Tinkham, Crown Staff

September 25, 2015


Filed under Fall, News, School, Showcase, Sports, Student Life

The Soccer team has been outstanding this year, better than any team in the recent past and,"There's a lot more to come."

Mentor Training: Becoming a Leader

Mentor Training: Becoming a Leader

Barbara Yerkes, Crown Staff

September 23, 2015


Filed under News, School, Student Life, Uncategorized

Students sometimes can become overwhelmed and stressed from the amount of homework, sports practices, and club meetings they have to balance everyday. This is where Marian’s amazing Mentor Program comes in!

A Rivalry for the Ages: Marian Central vs McHenry

A Rivalry for the Ages: Marian Central vs McHenry

Gavin Olsen, Staff Reporter

September 20, 2015


Filed under Fall, Local, News, School, Showcase, Sports

The game not only showcased two of the county’s toughest rival teams, but also marked the home debut of the highly anticipated new Marian Central coaching staff and program.

MC Yearbook Earns National Excellence Award

MC Yearbook Earns National Excellence Award

September 20, 2015


Filed under News, School, Showcase, Student Life

The recently distributed 2014-2015 Marian Central yearbook, The Memorare, recently was named to the National Yearbook Program of Excellence program by Jostens, Inc.  Every year, the tight-knit staff of students creates a 160 page yearbook with three main objectives:  get a book into the hands of every...

Spring Sports Awards

Spring Sports Awards

Grace Dawson, Crown Editor

June 23, 2015


Filed under News, School, Sports, Spring

  At Marian there are several seasons of sports. Fall sports kick off the school year, and are looked at as a new start. Yet, perhaps the ‘new start’ is rather found at the end of the year. Spring sports awards are used as a platform to launch a whole summer of preparation. The Senio...

Game of Thrones: The Quest for Restroom Renovations

Game of Thrones: The Quest for Restroom Renovations

Crown Staff

June 22, 2015


Filed under News, School, Showcase, Student Life

    This summer, yet another area of the school has been targeted for major renovation:  the "middle" restrooms.  After visiting the impeccable new restrooms in the science wing and gym commons, the middle restrooms felt somewhat like time-travelling back to the 1960's.  Dim fluor...

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