The Crown

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...

The Royal Court Formally Invites You to the Ball

The Royal Court Formally Invites You to the Ball

Olivia Arza, Crown Writer and Photographer

March 2, 2018


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

  The castle is beaming with lights while waiting for the guests to arrive. Prince Charming is waiting for all of the women in the town, hoping to pick his future wife. The red carpet is rolled out down the front steps of the castle. All of the ladies in the town are putting on the most beau...

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...

Highlighter Heroes

Highlighter Heroes

Emma Baader, Crown Writer & Photographer

September 27, 2017


Filed under Clubs/Organizations, Mentors, Showcase

  An upperclassman with a highlighter-colored shirt opens the door for a freshman.  A freshman’s face immediately turns bright red; however, after endless cheers and chants welcoming them to the first day of school, a smile always appears. These cheering heroes with highlighter shirt...

Future Business Leader Nick Pawlak Shares his Journey

Future Business Leader Nick Pawlak Shares his Journey

Stefanie Henkel, Crown Staff

June 1, 2017


Filed under Clubs/Organizations, Spotlights

Business can be tricky but not for Nick Pawlak, a senior at Marian that has been a part of the FBLA (Future Business Leaders of America) club at Marian since his Junior year. The FBLA club is a club that encourages interest in business and entrepreneurship. Pawlak is the Vice-President of the club and ...

A True Friend…of Rachel

A True Friend…of Rachel

Abigail Noe, Crown Staff

June 1, 2017


Filed under Clubs/Organizations, Friends of Rachel

Throughout her years at Marian, senior Maureen Murray has been a dedicated member of the Friends of Rachel Club. She has been a leader since her freshman year, and is currently the club’s president. .

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Rachel Prus, Leader of the Faith

Rachel Prus, Leader of the Faith

Skylar Wirtz, Crown Staff

June 1, 2017


Filed under Clubs/Organizations, Retreat Leaders, Spotlights

Rachel Prus is an amazing leader and inspiration to our faith. She has taken all of the required classes that Marian offers and she also took theater twice because she liked it so much. Rachel has been on two Kairos retreats and helped lead the freshman retreats.  When Rachel started being a retreat ...

The “Key” to Success

The “Key” to Success

Jenna Walker, Crown Staff

June 1, 2017


Filed under Clubs/Organizations, Key Club, Showcase

After four years of being involved in Key Club, Kelly Mink (12) has to say good bye.

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The Life of a Mentor

The Life of a Mentor

Abigail Noe, Crown Staff

June 1, 2017


Filed under Clubs/Organizations, Mentors, Showcase, Spotlights

To Abigail Jones, a good mentor should, “act like an older brother or sister: ready to listen, share his or her own experiences and knowledge, and help make the transition to high school easy and enjoyable.”  This is how Abigail succeeded in being a good mentor while at Marian. Ever since Jones ...

Drama Queen (Literally)

Drama Queen (Literally)

Olivia Suarez, Crown Staff

June 1, 2017


Filed under Clubs/Organizations, Spotlights, Student Life, Theatre

As a senior, Rebecca Corn has been in 11 productions in total and 8 of them have been at Marian.  Right now she is thinking about minoring at college for theater. I asked her what got her interested into theater in the first place and she said “ I'm not particularly athletic so this was a way to get...

Newspaper Extraordinaire Tori Roberts Signs Off

Newspaper Extraordinaire Tori Roberts Signs Off

Stefanie Henkel, Crown Staff

June 1, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Spotlights

Writing for the newspaper can be a difficult job: meeting deadlines, putting out good content, and keeping your readers interested. One student who meets all of these responsibilities and more is Crown newspaper editor and writer, Victoria Roberts (12).

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