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Your Guide to Drive-Through Breakfasts

Your Guide to Drive-Through Breakfasts

Maria Miller, Flightline Editor-in-Chief

October 3, 2017

It’s the worst way to start off your day: you wake up late, probably forget one or two assignments on your desk and worst of all you miss breakfast. While there is not much you can do about the demerit you’ll receive for running through the commons at 7:58 a.m., there is a solution to your rumbling ...

Evolution Kills Language: Bring Back Shakespearean Speech?

Evolution Kills Language: Bring Back Shakespearean Speech?

Maria Miller, Flightline Editor-in-Chief

September 19, 2017

Language should beest stagnant, nev'r evolving. Anything otherwise is best pondered as the death of the language itself. The colonization of language hath gone too far; ‘tis time we reconcile with our mother tongue ere it's too late. This -- to anyone not still stuck in the Elizabethan era -- sound...

Anna DiMari: Great Things Come in Small Packages

Anna DiMari: Great Things Come in Small Packages

Maria Miller, Editor-in-Chief

September 9, 2017

Varsity Softball, powerlifting, Student Council, FBLA, Science Olympiad, and National Honors Society; senior Anna DiMari is a Skutt Catholic renaissance man. Whether it be on the field or in the classroom DiMari is not someone easily missed, even though she stands at about five foot two.   W...

AMBER ALERT: FOUR MISSING CHILDREN (cancelled)

AMBER ALERT: FOUR MISSING CHILDREN (cancelled)

Maria Miller, Flightline Editor-in-Chief

September 1, 2017

Sep. 1, 2017 -- Amber Alert issued for four children: Mickayla (Michael’s twin), Kaleb, Michael (Mickayla’s twin), and Miley Brummett who were reportedly taken from their legal guardian's home on S. 37th street via vehicle. They have all been described as tall with brown hair, and between the ages of seven ...

Student Body Blackout: Bracing for the Upcoming Storm

Student Body Blackout: Bracing for the Upcoming Storm

Maria Miller, Flightline Editor-in-Chief

September 1, 2017

Sep. 1 -- Today is the day all SkyHawk Football fans have been waiting for since the 2016 Class B State Football game: the day we play Elkhorn South -- our most prominent rivals -- and hopefully redeem ourselves after the nail-biting loss of the champion title last year. Just like on any game day you can feel the e...

My Big Fat Greek Festival

My Big Fat Greek Festival

Maria Miller, Flightline Editor-in-Chief

August 24, 2017

Regardless of your linage, the Greek Festival held every year at St. John’s Greek Orthodox Church on 30th and Jackson is a celebration of heritage and an unforgettable experience. There are rides, games, an assortment of delicious homemade foods and desserts that you would be hard pressed to find a...

Terrorist Attack in Central Barcelona

Terrorist Attack in Central Barcelona

Maria Miller, Flightline Editor-in-Chief

August 17, 2017

*Live updates to come as available* 12:50 p.m.: Police reported having one suspect in custody, and he is being considered a terrorist 1:30 p.m.: Catalan official stated 13 dead, 50 injured 1:33 p.m.: Catalan police are evacuating citizens from the Las Ramblas area due to a manhunt  2:1...

25th Anniversary Lunch Welcomes Future, Remembers the Past

25th Anniversary Lunch Welcomes Future, Remembers the Past

Maria Miller, Flightline Editor-in-Chief

August 8, 2017

Aug. 8, 2017 --Over 100 long-standing members of the Skutt Catholic community sat together in the commons and celebrated the launch of the school's 25th Anniversary year: eating pizza made by 1997 graduate Nick Strawhecker, owner of Dante Ristorante Pizzeria. As they ate, they discussed how far Skutt Cathol...

We Rate Students’ Dogs

We Rate Students’ Dogs

Maria Miller, Birdfeed Editor

May 15, 2017

The Twitter account WeRateDogs™ (@dog_rates) has gone beyond viral on the internet. Their blunt and borderline illiterate verbiage combines everything people love about dogs: simple, light-hearted, and adorable. They have mastered the art of making people instantly happy, and with the threat of finals...

7 Original Coffee Shops That Will Get You Through the Morning

7 Original Coffee Shops That Will Get You Through the Morning

Maria Miller, Birdfeed Editor

May 8, 2017

With Starbucks and Scooters sitting on every block serving up coffee that may as well be brewed with mop water for 6 bucks a cup, it is easy to leave flavor and health in the dust and down bottles of NOS in the morning instead of America’s breakfast staple. Lucky for us, we don’t have to. Omaha i...

Exotic, Tailless Gecko Rescued on Local Bike Trail

Exotic, Tailless Gecko Rescued on Local Bike Trail

Maria Miller, Birdfeed Editor

May 1, 2017

Future Skutt Catholic president Jeremy Moore was riding bikes with his children on a trail near their house when they spotted a creature definitely not native to Nebraska’s prairie habitats. The family had stumbled upon a small leopard gecko who had lost its tail, and knew they had to lend a helping...

I Replaced My Sister and My Closest Friends With a Mule

I Replaced My Sister and My Closest Friends With a Mule

Maria Miller, Birdfeed Editor

April 24, 2017

I’ll admit it; I swapped out the three most important people in my life with a mule named Shoelace. Now don't get me wrong, I didn’t literally exchange three people for an animal like some medieval bartering system, but they were the direct cause of my impulsive purchase and trek down to Oklahoma. A cou...

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