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The Quad, nearly empty during second lunch. This is a regular sight at CHS.

Too Cold in the Quad

Alison Booth and Caitlin Kuhlmann December 17, 2021

It is a frigid winter day. You take a step out into the quad. The sky is covered in gray, depressing clouds. The skin on your hands feels as if it is breaking to pieces when exposed to the dry wind. Even...

30 by Adele cover

“30” Review

Abby Rosenfeld December 3, 2021

Adele. She's an icon. Every time she drops music, it shapes and changes the world. Yet she hasn’t in six years. The seniors were in 6th grade the last time Adele released an album, it's been a long...

Evelyns House Pandemic Story 

Evelyn’s House Pandemic Story 

Riley Kerley , Reporter October 28, 2021

  “The evolution of Evelyln’s House started in June of 2017. It was designed specifically for a place for people to be able to care for their loved ones at the end of their life. Evelyn's house...

The Covid Rollercoaster

The Covid Rollercoaster

Samantha Braidwood, Reporter October 11, 2021

Masked? Unmasked? Vaxed? Unvaxed? 2020-2021 have been just under two years of emotional, physical, and mental roller coasters. With mask mandates being enforced, and then unenforced, and enforced again,...

A graphic illustration recreates the banner taped to either side of the table situated on Delmar Blvd.

COVID Misinformation Reaches the Delmar Loop

Owen Auston-Babcock, Senior Managing Editor October 9, 2021

A banner taped to a folding table situated on a Delmar Loop corner read “COVID is a scam — alter my opinion.” The table’s owners, who gave their names only as Jacob and John, made several arguments...

A Shaw Park rally decried a new Biden administration workplace rule

Shaw Park Rally Rejects Workplace COVID Regulation

An October 1st rally at Shaw Park called on Missouri Governor Mike Parson to take measures to exempt the state from a new federal workplace vaccination rule.
Participants at a shaw park rally held signs expressing their views, ranging from outright COVID denial to opposition to mask and vaccine mandates.

Anti-Mandate Rally in Shaw Park

Owen Auston-Babcock and Lily Kleinhenz October 5, 2021

On Friday, October 1st, at 12:00 PM, organizers from various groups opposed to what they described as a "vaccine mandate" held a rally urging the Governor of Missouri to opt out of the mandate, referencing...

Photo credit: Eric Haynes under Creative Commons license

Stimulus Checks

Sasha Keller, Pro/Con Section Editor September 28, 2021

In 2008, President Bush signed the Economic Stimulus Act, granting low and middle-income households a $600 tax return in the wake of the recession. When Obama entered office he signed the American Recovery...

Matcha latte, flat white, and iced caramel latte (left to right)

Comet Coffee Review

Moriah Lotsoff, Dheera Rathikindi, and Maya Goldwasser September 15, 2021

“With every cup of coffee and every shot of espresso, we take the utmost care and pride in what we do.” Comet Coffee is a quaint hand-brewed coffee and pastry shop. They are located near Forest Park...

A man with a ski mask is surrounded by police officers at a reopen Illinois rally outside Chicagos Thompson Center, May 16, 2020. As the rally was winding down, he walked around with a banner with an apparent Neo-Nazi sign.

The Rise in Antisemitism

In Uman, Ukraine, a visibly Jewish man was attacked at a supermarket. In Austria, the head of Graz’s Jewish community was attacked with a wooden club. In Delaware, firefighters responded to a fire at...

Clayton High School is obviously where the most concern arises for spread of COVID-19 in the School District of Clayton,  even though there has been no evidence of in-school transmission of it.

Block Scheduling is ‘The Wrong Thing’ for Clayton Schools

Kirby Miller, Page Editor May 6, 2021

Let’s look back at this crazy year we have experienced in school. In March 2020, the Covid-19 pandemic forced us to change our learning model for 4th quarter that year. It was the most lonely quarter...

Clouds movie poster, a Disney Plus movie about an ill teenager who forms a music group

“Clouds”

Abby Rosenfeld December 26, 2020

“We’ll go up, up, up and we’ll never see the end” Zac Sobiech sings in his hit song Clouds released just months before he died of osteosarcoma. It's 2012. Zac Sobiech (17) has just been diagnosed...

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