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Mayor Harris

Mayor Harris

Shane LaGesse, Reporter

May 20, 2019


Filed under Features, People

One of the early things I’d like to look at is exploring policies that will ensure that Clayton is welcoming to all.

10,000 Hours

10,000 Hours

Katie He, Page Editor

May 17, 2019


Filed under Features, People

Ethan Mayer and Theo Bockhorst are two juniors at Clayton High School who both play the violin. Together, they started charting their violin progress on Instagram and collectively have over 24k followers spanning their individual accounts: @ethanviolin and @practicemakes_violin85 and their joint account ...

Hydroponic Farming

Hydroponic Farming

Sasha Keller, Reporter

May 14, 2019


Filed under Features, Latest

Hydroponic farming is a small part of hydroculture, which consists of growing plants without soil, using only mineral nutrient solutions in a water solvent and special growing medium such as coconut coir, perlite, or gravel. Hydroponic farming provides a more sustainable environment for growing. With g...

Tucker Hall at Carnegie Hall

Tucker Hall at Carnegie Hall

Noor Jerath, Page Editor

May 7, 2019


Filed under Features, People

Carnegie Hall and Sydney Opera House. Even non-musicians can recognize these names as two of the most prestigious music halls in the world. After summer 2019, however, CHS junior Tucker Hall will be able to say that he has performed at both. Hall is currently involved in a variety of extracurricular and h...

Victorious Volunteen

Victorious Volunteen

Ruthie Pierson, Reporter

May 1, 2019


Filed under Features, Latest

To many CHS students, earning community service hours is an important part of their high school life.  This fall, sophomore Josie Gillette took the lead in rebuilding Volunteen at CHS, a club that provides local community service opportunities for students to volunteer in the community and earn commu...

BREAKING: St. Louis County Executive Steve Stenger Resigns as Indictment Unravels

BREAKING: St. Louis County Executive Steve Stenger Resigns as Indictment Unravels

Cece Cohen, Reporter

April 29, 2019


Filed under Features, Latest, Local News

CLAYTON - St. Louis County Executive Steve Stenger resigned as county executive on Monday after he was indicted by a federal grand jury last Thursday on three counts including charges of bribery, mail fraud and "theft of honest services" in a pay-to-play scheme. Stenger plead not guilty in federal cou...

Beyond the Board

Beyond the Board

Luka Bassnett, Disha Chatterjee, Kaia Mills-Lee, Grace Snelling, and Lila Taylor

April 24, 2019


Filed under Cover Stories, Features, Local News

How can the School District of Clayton attain its vision for the Profile of the Graduate? The Globe examines the potential for student and teacher voice and leadership in the District by considering new opportunities and examining past roles that have been lost. ...

BREAKING: Officer Involved Shooting at Ladue Schnucks

BREAKING: Officer Involved Shooting at Ladue Schnucks

Michael Melinger, Chief Photo Editor

April 23, 2019


Filed under Features, Latest, Local News

UPDATE 4/24/19 6:37 p.m : St. Louis County told media today that the victim from yesterday's shooting remains at the hospital. They did not say in what condition.  Additionally, surveillance footage is being evaluated and they are still looking for witnesses who have not yet come forward.  The investigat...

St. Louis likely to get soccer team after MLS leadership met in L.A. earlier today

St. Louis likely to get soccer team after MLS leadership met in L.A. earlier today

Michael Melinger, Chief Photo Editor

April 18, 2019


Filed under Features, Latest, Local News, Sports

Earlier this morning a group of executives from Major League Soccer held a meeting where on the agenda, among other items, was a proposal for the addition of new teams to the league. Not only did they add one new team, but three new sports have opened up for teams.  This now allows for the MLS to...

Breaking: Attorney General Barr releases Mueller Report

Breaking: Attorney General Barr releases Mueller Report

Michael Melinger, Chief Photo Editor

April 18, 2019


Filed under Features, Latest, Local News, Social Justice Reporting

This a developing story, it will be updated. On April 18, 2019 Attorney General William Barr released the highly anticipated Mueller Report.  The 448-page document details Russian interference into the 2016 Presidential Election. The report goes on to discuss Russian hacking, the Trump Campaign...

Talented Talavera

Talented Talavera

Gaby Madriz, Reporter

April 16, 2019


Filed under Athlete Profiles, Features, People

For freshman Daena Talavera, what began as a birthday gift from her dad became one of the most important additions to her daily life. At the age of 8, Talavera was introduced to fencing, and has been involved in the sport ever since. Talavera was immediately intrigued by the unique sport. Previous t...

Transforming the Game

Transforming the Game

Daniel Cohen and Jimmy Malone

April 11, 2019


Filed under Athlete Profiles, Features, People, Sports, Spring

“I felt that playing for the team that matched my gender identity was something that I wanted and something that I felt should be available to people who are being forced to play for teams that don’t match their gender identity,” CHS senior Nicky Taghert said. On February 7, 2019, the Missouri...

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