The Flightline

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Mrs. Deane: Essential Oils Connoisseur and Photographer

Mrs. Deane: Essential Oils Connoisseur and Photographer

Clara Pohlman, Social Media Editor

May 6, 2019

World Studies teacher and devoted literature expert- these can only describe the one and only Mrs. Kristen Deane. This Skutt Catholic English teacher has led a life of triumph and hard work, which is reflected in her fervor for teaching and for helping students grow. This week, The Flightline sat down to learn...

Glass Recycling Sites Introduced in the Metro

Glass Recycling Sites Introduced in the Metro

Clara Pohlman, Social Media Editor

April 24, 2019

April 24, 2019- In Oct. 2017, the non-profit organization Keep Omaha Beautiful started a glass recycling initiative throughout the metro. Two sites for these large purple bins sat outside of West Omaha's HyVee (178th & Pacific) and Fresh Thyme (150th & Maple). The success of the project has since...

Mr. Cunningham: Teaching Life Lessons As Well as Spanish

Mr. Cunningham: Teaching Life Lessons As Well as Spanish

Clara Pohlman, Social Media Editor

April 23, 2019

Mr. Bill Cunningham, Spanish teacher and highly friendly faculty member at Skutt Catholic, has many interesting factoids and various “hidden” secrets that not many students would know. But what makes Mr. Cunningham so wonderful is his attention to the smallest details of day to day life. “When...

Holocaust Survivor Adresses Student Body

Holocaust Survivor Adresses Student Body

Clara Pohlman, Feature Editor

March 29, 2019

March 29- Magda Brown with the Illinois Holocaust Memorial Education Bureau spoke to the entirety of the Skutt Catholic population this morning at an all school assembly. Mrs Brown shared her accounts of the Holocaust in great detail. She included facts about infamous German leader, Adolf Hitler as...

The Good Life: Service Trips Leave a Lasting Impact

The Good Life: Service Trips Leave a Lasting Impact

Clara Pohlman, Social Media Editor

March 18, 2019

This summer I, along with several other Skutt Catholic students, had the opportunity to serve at an Indian reservation in Wanblee, South Dakota. This experience was unlike anything I ever could have imagined, and left an impact that truly changed the way I perceive the world. Along with this serv...

Omaha Flooding Escalates

Omaha Flooding Escalates

Clara Pohlman, Social Media Editor

March 14, 2019

March 14- Due to the copious amounts of snow and rainfall experienced this past weekend, Omaha is currently facing the worst flooding seen in the city's history. A flood warning has been in affect since Wednesday, March 13, and is expected to last through next week. Nebraska has not experienced such...

Students Embark on Pro-Life March

Clara Pohlman, Feature Editor

January 15, 2019

January 15– The fifty plus attendees of Skutt Catholic, in order to attend this year’s March for Life, embarked today on their journey to defend the Catholic Church’s stance on abortion. The group began with a Mass at 2:30 pm in the auxiliary gym accompanied by ten chaperones and attendees’ families. Run...

The Importance of Year Round Giving

The Importance of Year Round Giving

Clara Pohlman, Feature Editor

December 18, 2018

The Christmas season brings so much joy, cheer, and special attention to those who are less fortunate. I find the desire to help during the holiday season one that stands a wonderful testament to our society. However, we the Flightline are tired of only acknowledging the marginalized in one season of...

Skutt Catholic Sets School Record For Signing Day

Skutt Catholic Sets School Record For Signing Day

Clara Pohlman, Feauture Editor

November 14, 2018

November 14- The Skutt Catholic commons was filled with excitement today as eleven student athletes committed to their respective colleges. Tables were filled with sweet treats, pictures, memories, and contracts to be signed by the students. Lily Heyne, Trevor Stevens, Elise Warneke, Peyton Rhen, Sydney...

Death of Journalist Causes Political Uproar

Death of Journalist Causes Political Uproar

Clara Pohlman, Feature Editor

October 29, 2018

On October 2 of this year, Jamal Khashoggi, chief journalist for the Al-Arab News Channel, entered the Istanbul Consulate in hopes of attaining a document that would permit him to marry his fiancee, Hatice Cengiz of Turkey. His luck was quickly handed over to fate, however, when Khashoggi’s dismembered ...

Whisk and Measure Delivers A-Latte

Whisk and Measure Delivers A-Latte

Clara Pohlman, Feature Editor

October 18, 2018

The sights and smells of any normal bakery can leave one delighted by the aroma of freshly baked goodies or the pleasant stench of roasted coffee beans. Whisk and Measure, a fairly new coffee shop in the West Omaha area, offers not only the expected tastes of a normal coffee bar, but also offers a menu...

Kavanaugh Hearing Held Thursday

Kavanaugh Hearing Held Thursday

Clara Pohlman, Feature Editor

September 28, 2018

September 28– On Thursday, September 27, Dr. Christine Ford and Judge Brett Kavanaugh spoke at a hearing as to whether the alleged sexual assault took place in the summer of 1982. Brett Kavanaugh’s alleged sexual assault case against Dr. Christine Ford was said to have happened in the summer of 1982...

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