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A Glimpse of Our Educators

A Glimpse of Our Educators

Amber Gorbel, Crown writer and photographer

November 2, 2018


Filed under News, School, Showcase

From the moment they got their degree, to the first time standing at the front of a room full of students, teachers were probably asking themselves if they are ready to do this as their lifelong career. They did not go to college for four to five years to study something they did not enjoy.    A ...

Shaping your Future

Shaping your Future

Alexis Potash, Crown writer and photographer

November 2, 2018


Filed under News, School, Showcase

With the stress from high school weighing on the shoulders of students can make the idea of applying for college, and scholarships extremely daunting. Planning for the future should be exciting, but it is necessary to account for everything that comes with that. Searching for a college, reviewing the re...

Loco For Hoco

Loco For Hoco

Jordyn Balduf, Crown Writer and Photographer

October 12, 2018


Filed under News, School, Showcase

Homecoming is an annual event or dance that takes place at the beginning of each school year to spread school spirit or “camaraderie” throughout. However, a definition can not begin to explain the unforgettable memories formed by the students. Homecoming week and all it entails is right around ...

Bittersweet Firsts and Lasts

Bittersweet Firsts and Lasts

Jordyn Baldulf, Crown Writer & Photographer

September 12, 2018


Filed under News, School, Showcase

As anxious 14-year-olds walk through the door and begin setting up their fresh lockers for the year, the seniors are anticipating the ending of their journey at Marian Central. How do both age groups prepare to start their “next step?” New friendships are formed that will last a lifetime. Un...

Becoming a Hurricane

Becoming a Hurricane

Emily Richie, Crown Writer & Photographer

September 12, 2018


Filed under Alumni Corner, News, School, Showcase

As summer winds down, students receive their schedules in the mail and set up their lockers, while teachers are busy getting their classrooms ready for the upcoming school year.  As the 2018-2019 school year approaches Many of the new teachers are excited, nervous, and eager for the school year to ...

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...

30 Seconds of Fame

Emma Baader, Crown Writer

March 2, 2018


Filed under A & E, National, News, Showcase

Football has brought all different demographics of Americans together, making the Super Bowl one of the biggest nights of the year, and the competition for airtime is relentless. Numerous football Sundays with overused ESPN ads have led up to the grand productions of the costly yet entertaining Super B...

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

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 coun...

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...

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