2012 prom court announced

2012 prom court announced

Emily Maag, Editor-In-Chief

April 27, 2012

The 2012 prom court was announced on April 20. The senior class nominated their classmates the previous week. The six guys and girls with the most votes are given a place on prom court. The guys on court this year are Blake Barton, Nick Chinea, Johnny Courtois, Brad Morlock, Steve Ream and Aaron Wood...

Speed through power

Speed through power

Kaitlyn Steiger, Sports Editor

January 13, 2012

Being a successful student athlete means having the drive and dedication to continue to work hard and get better each and every day. The problem is that sometimes finding the right mindset and workout regimen can be difficult. Speed Through Power is a small gym compared to places like Workout Co....

FCCLA members get cooking

FCCLA members get cooking

Kaitlyn Steiger, Sports Editor

January 13, 2012

For a little over three years, FCCLA (Family, Community and Career Leaders of America) club members have slaved over hot stoves, but for a worthy cause. This February, FCCLA will be baking cookies for Bridge Centenary, a homeless shelter that sees about 650 people each day. This particular shelter...

A kick in the right direction

A kick in the right direction

Kaitlyn Steiger, Sports Editor

November 2, 2011

After last night’s incredible victory against Mehlville, the OHS varsity boys soccer team is prepared to bring home a district title. Tomorrow night the boys will face the ultimate test, playing against top dogs, the Vianney Griffins. Vianney’s record is 18-6-2 while OHS is 17-7-1. Last year we...

It’s Raining Spirit : Rain doesn’t stop the homecoming parade

It’s Raining Spirit : Rain doesn’t stop the homecoming parade

Kaitlyn Steiger, Sports Editor

September 14, 2011

This year’s Homecoming parade brought out the best of OHS spirit. Standing in the rain, the crowd lined up, waiting for the excitement to begin. “This was my first year being a part of the parade and it was a lot of fun. Even with the rain, everyone had smiles on their faces,” said Ashlynn Smith(12). Great...

Seniors set the bar

Kaitlyn Steiger, Reporter

April 30, 2011

OHS seniors joined forces with their Senior Exec to make their last spirit week one to remember. With guidance from Senior Exec, the fire was lit and most senior’s desire to make this spirit week go out with a bang burned bright. “We really wanted to go all out since it is our last spirit week,”...

FCCLA has “Celebration Time”

Kaitlyn Steiger, Reporter

April 26, 2011

Family, Career and Community Leaders of America, (FCCLA) is one of the many OHS clubs that works hard to promote student involvement with organizations around the Oakville community. On May 12, FCCLA is holding an end of the year picnic in Bee Tree Park. Members of FCCLA are invited and encouraged...

Cheaper by the dozen plus one

Kaitlyn Steiger, Reporter

April 13, 2011

Freshman year is a substantial milestone in any teenagers life, but it can also be nerve-racking and scary. For Serena Crawford (10), her nerves were relaxed some knowing she had three sisters already attending OHS. She had less worrying to do about where her locker, classes, lunch lines and bathrooms...

Oakville’s Chrismas Wish List

Kaitlyn Steiger, Reporter

December 10, 2010

The holiday season provides time to enjoy special moments with family and hold close classic Christmas traditions, but how can one hide the excitement for piles and piles of gifts? This year, OHS is hoping to receive a variety of gifts listed on their Christmas lists. If you need help deciding what...

Meyer gets her shot

Meyer gets her shot

Kaitlyn Steiger, Reporter

November 8, 2010

Hardworking, driven and inspiring are only a few words to describe Amy Meyer. But something you may not know about Meyer is she has had Type One Diabetes for eleven years. This, 2010 OHS graduate is currently attending Truman State University. She loves college and is already leaving marks in science....

Homecoming Slideshow

October 12, 2010

Here is a slide show full of pictures from the Homecoming Parade and Pep Rally. Photos were taken by Kaitlyn Steiger and Michelle Ocello. To pause the slideshow, click on the picture number button in the lower left corner of the image....

Communities join forces to support wounded marine corporal

Kaitlyn Steiger, Reporter

October 4, 2010

Thousands of people showed up to show support for the Corporal Todd Nicely, Saturday, Sept. 25 at Faith Lutheran Church. From inflatable bounce houses, a car show, to the eighteen Fire Districts and Departments that sent vehicles for attendees to see, there was something for everyone who came out and...

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