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The Storm Has Arrived

The Storm Has Arrived

Amy Herff, Crown Writer and Photographer

March 1, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Winter

The storm has been building and growing all season as the hurricane of wrestlers has rolled through. The Marian Central wrestlers have beat multiple teams throughout the year by a number of points. The team consists of fourteen starters, ranging in weight from 106 pounds to 285 pounds, along with...

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...

Winning Gold in the Cold

Winning Gold in the Cold

Ellen Sharp, Crown Writer

February 28, 2018


Filed under National, News, Showcase

Patriotism is always important to an individual and their country. Wherever someone is from, they want to support their country and its athletes.  Patriotism can be expressed every day, but every 4 years there is a great opportunity for everyone to show their support and love for their country. Wa...

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...

Not Just a Bathroom Break

Not Just a Bathroom Break

Tiffany Teubert, Crown Writer and Photographer

February 5, 2018


Filed under Fall, Showcase, Sports, Winter

  Marian Central Catholic High School has many different sports team throughout the year. Many people only see or focus on the main sports such as football, basketball, volleyball. A sport here at Marian that seems to be overlooked is the Poms Dance Team. The Poms team is a two-season spor...

And The Award Goes To…

And The Award Goes To…

Addison Fortin, Crown Writer

February 5, 2018


Filed under A & E, Reviews, Showcase

  Whether it is a Tuesday night or a Friday night, families and friends sit around their TVs snuggled up in blankets with a bowl of their favorite snacks, sharing one similar interest: award shows. There is an award show for any interest someone might have: movies, music, directing, etc. ...

Ladies and Gentlemen, Children of all Ages…Welcome to the Circus

Ladies and Gentlemen, Children of all Ages…Welcome to the Circus

Olivia Arza, Crown Writer

January 31, 2018


Filed under A & E, Reviews, Showcase

A large red and white tent stands tall with the smell of popcorn, peanuts, and cotton candy filling the air; the joy of children is all around.  Clowns on bicycles and people on stilts are greeting families of all ages to the “Greatest Show on Earth.” Children are in awe of all of the vibrant co...

Improving Life One Year at a Time

Improving Life One Year at a Time

Emma Baader, Crown Writer and Photographer

January 31, 2018


Filed under Local, News, Showcase, Student Life

The ancient Babylonians started the ritual of resolution making. They would promise their gods that, if they would complete goals for the year, they would be gifted in the coming year. People saw the coming year as a fresh start to end bad habits and begin new ones. Making resolutions is a great...

The Old and the New: Jumanji

The Old and the New: Jumanji

Joey Fitzgerald, Crown Writer

January 31, 2018


Filed under A & E, Reviews, Showcase

  The movie theater is always coming out with new films, and one of the newest movies out is Jumanji. This old movie is a classic, but now it has a new twist. Moviegoers may remember the original from 1995.  Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle is a brand new version and came out at the end of 20...

Mr. Rome: Alumni Speak Out

Mr. Rome: Alumni Speak Out

Ellen Sharp, Crown Writer

January 30, 2018


Filed under Alumni Corner, Showcase

Mr. Rome’s teaching style is loved by his current students; the alumni who graduated from Marian also remember his style and have brought it with them throughout their careers and lives. The memory of the Star Trek costume he wears during homecoming week every year, his fantastic birthday celebr...

The Fun Game of Fantasy Football

The Fun Game of Fantasy Football

Joey Fitzgerald, Jr., Crown Writer & Photographer

November 21, 2017


Filed under Local, News, Op-Ed, Professional Sports, Showcase, Sports

It is now fall, everyone's favorite season. That means sweaters, fires, and spending Sundays on the couch watching the one thing everyone loves. That's right, the NFL is back every weekend bringing fans across the country joy on a Sundays, Mondays, and Thursdays while getting to cheer on their te...

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