The Crown

Team “Mom”

Joey Fitzgerald, Crown Writer

February 15, 2019

During the sports season, it is the athletes and coaches that are in the spotlight.  However, a smooth sailing season would not be possible without the student managers to help pick up the extra duties to better facilitate practices and games or matches. These great student volunteers alleviate th...

Where Will I be in a Decade?

Janelle Allen (11) pictures herself in medical school living out her dream of becoming a neurosurgeon.

Molly Fitzgerald, Crown Writer

February 14, 2019

Everyone has a different image of what their life will look like in the future. For some people, it’s becoming a vet, a doctor, a lawyer, and for others it’s becoming a teacher, going into the military, or even beginning to start a family. The people’s lives ten years from now could drastica...

Get to Know Your Writer: Ava Palminteri

New staff member Ava Palminteri works hard to deliver an enthralling piece for the school newspaper

Conor Drafz, Crown Writer & Photographer

February 14, 2019

This school year’s new crop of additions to the Publications team is filled with talented and driven staff members. One of the association’s current members, Ava Palminteri, a sophomore at Marian Central, is a gifted writer on the rise, passionate to let her talents carry her far. Recently, I had...

Red, White, and Who!

The construction and painting of the set took nearly five weeks to complete.

Carly Hoover and Anna Podborny

February 13, 2019

It all begins with a hat. Just a red and white striped top hat, sitting center stage. For the nostalgic reader, this hat brings up images of talking cats, egg-watching elephants, and strange tiny orange men shouting, “I speak for the trees!” There’s no doubt that most people grew up reading the...

Music Behind The Musical

The orchestra practicing their musical pieces.

Ava Palminteri, Crown Writer and Photographer

February 13, 2019

The acting and singing part of the musical is clearly represented when performed live, but the true backbone of the show is the band playing in the background. Each year, students apart of the school band come together to form the pit band used for the musical. The music behind the musical is thanks to...

Marian Marches for Life

Jenelle Bongiovanni and Danielle Lattanzio hold their signs up proudly as they march for life.

Emily Richie, Crown Writer and Photographer

February 13, 2019

As students said their goodbyes on Wednesday, the bus soon picked up twenty-five students. From sophomores to seniors, Marian students get ready to depart on their pilgrimage to Washington D.C. The trip kicked off with a mass at St. John Neumann in St. Charles, Illinois with Rockford Diocese's Bishop ...

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