The price of education, block scheduling committee holds second public meeting

Committee members and parents discuss the issues concerning block scheduling and how different types of kids will be affected by the change.

Sierra Hunter, editor in chief

September 23, 2016

Money: what a majority of the public believed was the primary push for a change in scheduling despite Prop R passing, but the block scheduling committee voiced otherwise at their second public meeting on Sept. 21 at MHS. The block scheduling committee has been evaluating possible schedules to initiate...

Girls swim starts the season with a win

Megan Colyer, centerspread editor

December 15, 2015

Girls varsity swim kicked off their season this week with their home meet against Webster. The girls meet was on Dec. 8 at MHS. OHS won at the meet by a two point lead from the help of senior diver, Lindsey Eplin, starting off the season with a bang. A typical swim meet includes relays, diving,...

Rivals engage in third annual underwear war

Rivals engage in third annual underwear war

Tina Haberberger, Editor-in-Chief

September 27, 2012

For the third year in a row, the Underwear Wars, run by the high school leadership classes at Oakville and Mehlville, will climax at the football game against Mehlville on Friday, Oct. 5. The Undewear Wars represent the rivalry between Oakville and Mehlville students.  Each school collects new, unused...

OHS Vs. MHS: OHS Homecoming compared to MHS Homecoming

Mikayla Putz, Entertainment Editor

October 20, 2011

With Mehlville hosting it’s homecoming a full month after OHS’s, many people were wondering which was better. I attended both with OHS’s on Sept. 9 and MHS’s being on Oct. 8. OHS’s theme was “Candy Land” while MHS’s theme was “Happily Ever After.” OHS had way more decorations with...

Oakville soccer tastes victory against rival Mehlville after four year losing streak.

Oakville soccer tastes victory against rival Mehlville after four year losing streak.

Andrej Dzidic, Reporter

October 13, 2011

In the past four years, Oakville varsity soccer has lost to Mehlville every time; however, Tuesday Oct. 11, OHS beat MHS in overtime 2-1. Overall, the game was even throughout. MHS scored early and Oakville equalized late in the second half. MHS and OHS maintained a stalemate until late in the second...

Annual rivalry brings high emotions

Annual rivalry brings high emotions

Nick Hummel, Reporter

October 11, 2011

After a disappointing loss to Mehlville last year, OHS soccer is “pumped” for an opportunity to add onto their three game winning streak against them tonight. Besides the obvious significance of the annual MHS-OHS rivalry, OHS (3-1-0) conference record sits second in the Suburban West Conference,...

Mehlville-Oakville rivalry hits the web

Mehlville-Oakville rivalry hits the web

Kellen Yoey, Reporter

September 20, 2011

Every year, the Mehlville- Oakville rivalry is always a big part of the school year.  No matter what, it seems that one school is always trying to “one up” the other.  Which is okay, because a rivalry is fun in ways.  But when is the line drawn to say its gone to far? The fight between the...

OHS defeats rival Mehlville in anticipated game

OHS defeats rival Mehlville in anticipated game

Andy Fernandez, Online Editor

September 16, 2011

After losing their homecoming game to Parkway South, OHS came back in a big way Friday night against Mehlville. Sophomore quarterback Andy Oliver had one rushing touchdown and two passing touchdowns to lead the Tigers to a 34-17 win against arch-rival Mehlville. “Everyone played good and we did...

Oakville ‘socks’ Mehlville in Underwear Wars

Oakville ‘socks’ Mehlville in Underwear Wars

Sarah Girardier, News Editor

September 16, 2011

After a disappointing loss last year, OHS came back to win the 2011 Underwear Wars aganist arch rival Mehlville with a score of 8,059 to 4,853. Underwear Wars, which began last year during the 2010 school year, acts as a fundraiser for the St. Patrick’s Center for the Homeless.  Both Oakville and...

Cat Fight: OHS battles Mehlville in annual game

Cat Fight: OHS battles Mehlville in annual game

Kellen Yoey, Reporter

September 16, 2011

Varsity football will host rival Mehlville in one of the most anticipated games of the year on Sept. 16 at 7 pm. After losing last week to Parkway South,12-6, the Tigers hope to get a win.  This is also the night that the two schools compete to declare the winner of Underwear Wars.  As of Sept....

Baseball rivals compete for a cause

Baseball rivals compete for a cause

Dallas Terry, Reviews

April 14, 2011

Those of you attending the JV and varsity baseball games at GCS ballpark next Tuesday against Mehlville will notice something strange about the players uniforms. Both teams will be wearing orange on their jerseys in support of the Juvenile Diabetes Foundation. Coaches for a Cause is a fundraiser organized...

OHS and MHS Strings play at Meramec

Sarah Girardier, Reporter

March 8, 2011

The Oakville High School Strings class will be performing with the Mehlville High School Strings class on April 19 at Meramec Community College. OHS Strings teacher, Mrs. Amy Meschke, chose to combine both her classes at OHS and MHS, where she also teaches, in order to provide the students with a...

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