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Get Your ACT Together

Get Your ACT Together

Tori Roberts, Crown Editor

November 9, 2016


Filed under Op-Ed, Showcase

Senior Jake Fiedler recently scored a 36 on the ACT, a feat that seems nearly impossible to accomplish. The ACT is by far one of the most important and stressful exams a high school student has to take, and it requires so much preparation to even feel ready to take on the test. At the same time, however, is the ACT as important and all-knowing as we believe it to be?

What Curse?

What Curse?

Gianna Kolner, Crown Staff

November 9, 2016


Filed under National, News, Showcase, Sports

With the Cubs down 2 games by Game 4, maybe your faith and high hopes began to fade. You were thinking maybe this isn’t our time yet or the curse is real. The thought “there's always next year,” pops into your head for a slight second, as it seems to every year. But not anymore. The 2016 Chica...

Top Ten Makeup Items This Fall

Top Ten Makeup Items This Fall

Leia Sebion, Crown Staff

November 7, 2016


Filed under A & E, Reviews, Showcase

October saw many new items be previewed in the makeup world that supported the Halloween spirit, and in this article you can find the top ten, whether they be the best items or the most talked about.

The Doctor Is In

The Doctor Is In

John Hintz, Crown Staff

November 6, 2016


Filed under A & E, Reviews, Showcase

IMDb Synopsis: A former neurosurgeon embarks on a journey of healing only to be drawn into the world of the mystic arts. Marvel strikes again! With great comedy, stellar action, and an intriguing plot, Doctor Strange might be Marvel’s best since Guardians of the Galaxy. From the trailer, I did n...

Marian Cares About You

Marian Cares About You

Alex Benn, Crown Staff

November 3, 2016


Filed under Clubs/Organizations, Key Club, News, School, Showcase

Twice a school year, Marian Central’s Key Club comes together to provide goods for those in need in our community. Students trained for their specific responsibility and did an incredibly job running the project. A food truck is set up in the parking lot outside the school and the gym is filled with tables of donated clothes, medicine, soap, and home appliances.

Spirit Week Recap: Friday

Spirit Week Recap: Friday

Gianna Kolner, Crown Staff

October 31, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Super Spirit day ended Homecoming Week on a high note. This theme day entails students dressing up in MC red white and blue, celebrating mass, going to the pep rally, and the long awaited homecoming football game. Most students wore the classic look of jeans and a Marian shirt, while other students got ...

College Checklist

College Checklist

Karlie Blaz, Crown Staff

October 31, 2016


Filed under Op-Ed, Showcase, Student Life

As incoming freshmen start fresh and look ahead for the years and memories to come, juniors and seniors think ahead of what the future holds. The process of applying and preparing for college can be stressful, and it can be agonizing just to think about deadlines, essays, and transcripts. So here is...

Preparing for Quarter Exams

Preparing for Quarter Exams

Kailin Fortin, Crown Staff

October 27, 2016


Filed under Clubs/Organizations, Mentors, News, School, Showcase

The Marian mentors recently held a homeroom to help prepare freshmen and sophomore for quarter exams.

Spirit Week Recap: Wednesday

Spirit Week Recap: Wednesday

Kennidy Giles, Crown Staff

October 26, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

As the circus theme continues onto day three, which is dress as a performer in a circus, the student body had no problems dressing for the parts. The halls were filled to the top with circus performers on Wednesday of homecoming week. From beautiful acrobats and intriguing fortune tellers to creepy clown...

The Most Bittersweet Night

The Most Bittersweet Night

Sydney Waters, Crown Staff

October 26, 2016


Filed under Fall, News, School, Showcase, Sports

As the vibrant sun goes down, the bleachers begin to fill with screaming fans dressed in “farm” gear for senior night. A new theme is picked by the senior spirit leaders for each sporting event. Inspired by Sam Olrich (12), the theme for senior night was “farmers” which consisted of pitchforks, ...

Poms Team Showcases Their Spirit

Poms Team Showcases Their Spirit

Abigail Noe, Crown Staff

October 26, 2016


Filed under Fall, Showcase, Sports

The Marian Central Dance Team has been practicing for this year’s season since July.  Right from the beginning they had to learn new dances and techniques to prepare themselves for the upcoming games, competitions, and prep rallies.  The team is coached by Chris Oppasser, and is also led by their...

Homecoming Game vs. Carmel

Homecoming Game vs. Carmel

Conor Smith, Crown Staff

October 25, 2016


Filed under Fall, Showcase, Sports

After a fun week of dressing up for the various themes that go with homecoming week, nothing is better to close the week and start the weekend than screaming and cheering for your football team. The team’s head coach, Mike Maloney, was asked about the team’s preparation, he was pleased at how “We...

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