The school newspaper of Oakville High School


The school newspaper of Oakville High School


The school newspaper of Oakville High School


The alto-saxophone section performs during the 2018 show, Bottled Up, during a home football game.

Marching tigers announce 2019 marching show

Cassandra Ludwig, Webmaster May 23, 2019

The OHS band has just released their show theme for the upcoming marching season: Angelic. The show will showcase themes of a guardian angel with symbols of devotion, hope, and love.    “Last...

Morgan Murphy (12) and Carolyn Grayson (12) pose together at a home football game.

Murphy, Grayson continue to college dance teams

Lydia Manning, Copy editor May 23, 2019

Golden Girls captains Morgan Murphy (12) and Carolyn Grayson (12) have accomplished many things in their four years of GGs, including leading varsity to the team’s first-ever national title (small pom...

Kathleen Seithel (10), Kirsten Kauffman (12), and Eleanore West (9) place in the National French Exam.

OHS students place in National French Exam

Mac Cooper, Reporter May 23, 2019

Some students took the national foreign language comprehensive test to be evaluated on their knowledge on the language they are studying at OHS. On March 28, 16 students took the French test, overall with...

Tommy Purschke (12) and Grace Bellovicb (12) are crowned Prom King and Queen.

Seniors dance the night away in ‘Hollywood’

Christina Meier, Editor-in-Chief May 15, 2019

OHS held its prom on May 11, and students who attended can agree it was a successful and memorable night. Students took a trip to “Hollywood” at the Doubletree by Hilton Hotel in Chesterfield for...

STUCO plans ‘Cookies, Kool-aid, and Cramming’

Cassandra Ludwig, Webmaster May 15, 2019

The past four years, Student Council (STUCO) has held “Cookies, Cocoa, and cramming” in the fall for students to study for finals in a relaxed atmosphere. Around 200 people attend this event each year....

Players of the football team lift weights as part of their new intensive workouts.

Football introduces new offseason workouts

Jojo LaBrier, Sports Editor April 11, 2019

It's no secret that the OHS varsity football team had a rough season that ended with a record of 1-9. However, the football coaches have developed a plan to change that for next season The OHS football...

Ben Lanier (10), Jenna Yeager (10), and Caden McGivlery (9) perform at the OFallon Township winter guard competition.

Winter guard wraps up successful season

Cassandra Ludwig, Webmaster April 11, 2019

The OHS Winter Guard had a successful season ending at Grand Championships. This season the varsity team competed in five competitions and JV competed in three. Varsity’s first competition of the...

Sam Roedner (12) paints the fender of a car in his video submitted to the Tech Auto Video Contest.

Roedner places in Tech auto video contest

Joey Miller, Reporter April 9, 2019

OHS student Sam Roedner (12) took third place in the Tech Auto Video Contest at South County Technical School. Roedner is in his second year in the auto body program at South Tech. Using his experience...

Megan Blanchard (10), Kayla Jackson (11), and Megan Miller (12) smile proudly with their medals.

FCCLA earns silver at state

Kristin Kuchno, reporter April 3, 2019

Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) at OHS took home the silver medals at the recent state competition.     On March 17-19, three students traveled to Tan-Tar-A...

Are soccer dives a strategy?

Are soccer dives a strategy?

Jordan Beseda, Reporter March 15, 2019

Soccer players have been seen as quite the performers over the years. Viewers have described players as “overdramatic” in the way they fall down after being fouled. However, could these theatrical...

French Club sells t-shirts

French Club sells t-shirts

Jojo LaBrier, Sports Editor March 15, 2019

OHS French club is selling t-shirts for their annual service project. Ms. Keri Wilson, the French teacher at OHS, is constructing a fundraiser to support Doctors Without Borders, a non-profit organization...

Golden Girls prepare for nationals

Avery Neal, Social Media Coordinator February 20, 2019

For five years, OHS Golden Girls has been competing at National Dance Alliance (NDA) in Orlando, FL. The team leaves today and come back late Monday, Feb. 25. Varsity will compete Feb 22 -23 for preliminary...

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