Seniors shine at light filled Prom

Prom Queen Hannah Baker (12) and King Corey Chase (12) smile for a picture after being crowned.

Nicole Neher, editor in chief

May 21, 2018

OHS had its prom on May 14, and with the primarily positive response from those who attended, most can agree that the night was a success. Prom was held at the Doubletree Hotel in Chesterfield. The doors to this “night of a thousand lights” opened at 6 p.m. with dinner being served at 7. Once...

Students perform at solo and ensemble contest

OHS choir students rehearse before performing with their ensemble.

Nicole Neher, editor in chief

March 14, 2018

OHS band and choir students performed at the District Solo and Ensemble contest on March 3. The contest was held at Parkway Central High School. Fifteen OHS band students and 20 choir students performed solos. In addition, the band had 14 ensembles in attendance while the choir had nine. These st...

Why we should walkout

Survivors of Parkland High School shooting mourn the loss of their classmates.

Tad Bast, reporter

March 8, 2018

A student walkout is planned for next week. What will it accomplish? Students, teachers, and faculty around OHS have been asking this question over the past couple of weeks. With a student walkout for many schools in the country scheduled for March 14, a dialogue has been created around the school ...

STUCO saves lives one pint at a time

Greg Davidson (12) donates blood during OHS blood drive.

Lexi Onder, reporter

March 8, 2018

Student Council is hosting its annual blood drive on Friday, March 9. It is not too late to decide to save a life. Students can sign up to donate during all lunches in the commons. The blood drive can only accept 110 donors, but that doesn’t mean all donors will be able to donate successfull...

Eight girls go to state swim meet, Heveroh places

Posing for a picture in front of the pool, Hannah Baker (12), Chloe Dedic (12), Allison Schmitz (12), Casey Landmann (12), Sarah Daues (10), Maddie Poertner (10), Meg Heveroh (9), and Allison Streb (11) smile for a picture before competing on Feb. 16.

Nicole Neher, editor in chief

March 2, 2018

Meg Heveroh (9) broke numerous school records and qualified for state in her first year in the OHS swim program. For nearly the entire season, it appeared that she would be the only OHS swimmer to qualify. Heveroh, however, did not go to state alone. OHS swimmers Casey Landmann (12), Sarah Daues (10), M...

Sophomore snuggles with snakes

Lauren Boitano (10) poses with her boa constrictor that she brought to science club on Oct. 30.

Nicole Neher, editor in chief

November 3, 2017

Many students have dogs or cats for pets, but Lauren Boitano (10) prefers animals that are a bit more unique. In March 2017, Boitano adopted her first reptile--a bearded dragon named Jim. Since then, she has taken in six more reptiles, including a red iguana, a crested gecko, several pythons, an...

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