The Flightline

  • Become a part of the Flightline publications! See Mrs. Drummond about getting involved in Journalism.

  • Do you want to tell real stories? Talk to your counselor about enrolling in a Journalism course today.

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  • If you are interested in study abroad: see the educational opportunities bulletin board in the guidance office

  • Check the bulletin board in the guidance office for several new employment opportunities

7 Ways to Nail a Job Interview

7 Ways to Nail a Job Interview

Adella Smolsky, Social Media Editor

April 26, 2019


Filed under BirdFeed, Tips & Tricks

1. Get to know the business beforehand Knowing facts about where the business started or how the owner came into this line of business is always an impressive factor in an interview. The interviewer will see that you took extra time and ‘did your homework’ in order to prepare for your interview, ...

Altar’d State: Giving Back While Dressing Up

Altar’d State: Giving Back While Dressing Up

Adella Smolsky, Social Media Editor

April 15, 2019


Filed under *Showcase, Features

As you are walking through Village Pointe, you may notice a new boutique that differs from the structure of the rest of the mall. Brick walls and a wire butterfly sculpture set it apart architecturally. As you step in you are pleased with the large selection of high quality, beautiful clothing. Welcome...

7 Best Healthy Restaurants in Omaha

7 Best Healthy Restaurants in Omaha

Adella Smolsky, Staff Reporter

March 30, 2019


Filed under BirdFeed, Tips & Tricks

1. Railcar Modern American Kitchen Railcar is a restaurant that not many people know about. Located on 144th and Blondo, this high-end eatery offers many healthy options and uses all natural ingredients. They also accommodate gluten-free customers with gluten-free pasta, buns and sauces upon request. Th...

The Stokin Goat: Refreshing Quality

The Stokin Goat:  Refreshing Quality

Adella Smolsky, Birdfeed Editor

March 15, 2019


Filed under *Showcase, Entertainment, Food

The Stokin Goat opened in May of 2018 and has grown in popularity ever since. The business’s website states, “Chef Andrew Loughrey’s scratch kitchen creates a hit list of affordable, delicious dishes with explosive flavors and satisfying textures,” and this description fits the restaurant perfectly. The...

Which Cute Spring Animal Are You?

Which Cute Spring Animal Are You?

Adella Smolsky, Birdfeed Editor

February 18, 2019


Filed under *Showcase, BirdFeed, Cute, Quizzes

Pothole Predicament Faces Students

Pothole Predicament Faces Students

Adella Smolsky, Birdfeed Editor

February 12, 2019


Filed under *Showcase, Daily News, News

As water and snow melt, they seep into the cracks in the pavement. From there, as the temperatures drop the water freezes and expands water does when it freezes. Thus this creates cracks underneath the cement, within the cement, and above the cement, therefore it will make a pothole. Potholes in Omaha,...

Advent Drive Commences and Competition Ensues

Advent Drive Commences and Competition Ensues

Adella Smolsky, Birdfeed Editor

December 4, 2018


Filed under *Showcase, Daily News, News

Skutt Catholic’s Annual Advent Drive has officially begun and students can start bringing in items for the homeroom competition. “I think students should know that we really need their support in order for this to work,” said Ms. French. “This was intuitively a student lead initiative, three...

Homecoming Week Offers Students Exciting Opportunities

Homecoming Week Offers Students Exciting Opportunities

Adella Smolsky, Birdfeed Editor

October 11, 2018


Filed under *Showcase, Features, Media, Photo Essays, Student Life

From October 1st through the 6th Skutt Catholic celebrated homecoming week. To start the week off, Mass was held in the gym on Tuesday afternoon. Tuesday evening student council hosted their annual "Mr. SkyHawk" pageant. Seniors Thomas Baumert, Reilly Kirkpatrick, Jacob Legliter, and Eric Melrose participated....

Westroads Mall Adds Dry Goods USA to Store Selection

Westroads Mall Adds Dry Goods USA to Store Selection

Adella Smolsky, Birdfeed Editor

September 17, 2018


Filed under *Showcase, News

In Omaha’s Westroads Mall, where one may have expected to find Omaha’s last Abercrombie and Fitch store, now stands an up-and-coming boutique: Dry Goods USA. Dry Goods is owned by retail chain Von Maur and is comparable to their junior’s clothing selection. The department store owns 27 of t...

9/11 Prayer Service Offers New Intention

9/11 Prayer Service Offers New Intention

Adella Smolsky, Birdfeed Editor

September 11, 2018


Filed under Daily News, News, Uncategorized

Today students of Skutt Catholic participated in the annual September 11th prayer service to commemorate the terrorist attacks that occurred 17 years ago. Students went out into the halls during the announcement period for the service. “Different students came and read a prayer that had been written...

Experiencing the Runaway

Experiencing the Runaway

Adella Smolsky, Birdfeed Editor

August 31, 2018


Filed under *Showcase, Column, Opinion

My first experience in Omaha Fashion Week, Omaha's largest fashion show, was in February 2016 when I walked for Tirzah Beam, now Tirzah Crawford. Her line that year was based on the movie The Shining. The looks were pretty simple at the start, then towards the end of her line, they were more dra...

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