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“A Wrinkle in Time” Falls Short of Stellar

“A Wrinkle in Time” Falls Short of Stellar

Nathan Fletcher, Staff Reporter

March 15, 2018

The hardest part of reviewing A Wrinkle in Time was convincing someone to see it with me. Simply no one appeared to have any desire to see the movie. The novel the movie is based on is supposedly one of the greatest children’s books of all time, and yet very few children actually seemed excited for...

Allegro Show Choir Conquers Historic First Competition

Nathan Fletcher, Staff Reporter

February 23, 2018

Allegro took part in the Omaha South Classic show choir competition on Saturday, the first competition in the choir’s history, to the chant of  "Go, go, go, Allegro! " Allegro was formed this past November under the direction of Miss Madeline Amenta, making this not only their first competition of...

Trivia Night Raises Funds for Financial Aid

Trivia Night Raises Funds for Financial Aid

Nathan Fletcher, Staff Reporter

February 15, 2018

Skutt Catholic hosted its annual trivia night Saturday, February 10th. The competition had long been in place as a fundraiser for the summer service trips. Last year, the event was not held. This year, Mrs. Angie Lohaus brought back the idea of a trivia night in a new way to Instead of raising funds...

Black Mirror Fails to Live Up to Acclaim

Black Mirror Fails to Live Up to Acclaim

Nathan Fletcher, Staff Reporter

February 12, 2018

Netflix has produced many great shows, especially in recent years. House of Cards, Stranger Things and Orange is the New Black have made a name for the streaming company as a legitimate creator of entertainment, not just a distributor. Now, Black Mirror is attempting to reproduce the same hysteria...

Vivace Wins Second Grand Championship in School History

Vivace Wins Second Grand Championship in School History

Nathan Fletcher, Staff Reporter

February 7, 2018

Feb. 6, 2018--Saturday, Skutt Catholic Vivace claimed first place at West Liberty High School’s Stars on Stage competition. They competed against ten other small schools from across the Midwest. Two years ago, Vivace won the school’s first ever grand championship at the same competition. Last...

Top 7 Dips to Improve Your Meal

Top 7 Dips to Improve Your Meal

Nathan Fletcher, Staff Reporter

January 29, 2018

Everyone loves a good fast food meal, but not all eats are created equal. If you’re looking to make the most out of your nugs, there’s only one thing that will make or break your lunch: the sauce. There are hundreds to choose from, but don't fret here are the top seven fast food dips. 7. Taco Be...

FCC Votes to End Net Neutrality

FCC Votes to End Net Neutrality

Nathan Fletcher, Staff Reporter

December 14, 2017

Dec. 14, 2017 – This morning, the FCC--led by chairman Ajit Pai--voted to repeal the Open Internet Order of 2015, commonly referred to as “Net Neutrality.” The decision was made on a 3-2 party-line vote, with Republicans voting for and Democrats against. Members of the majority, comprised of Chairman...

Burke Invitational Opens Swim Season

Burke Invitational Opens Swim Season

Nathan Fletcher, Staff Reporter

December 8, 2017

The combined swim teams of Skutt Catholic and Mount Michael competed for the first time on Saturday at Burke High School. The SkyHawks brought a strong start to the season, showing themselves as a potential state competitor. The meet was divided into boys and girls rounds. The girls swam in the morning,...

“Wonder” Adaption Stays True to Inspiring Message

“Wonder” Adaption Stays True to Inspiring Message

Nathan Fletcher, Staff Reporter

December 1, 2017

“Wonder” is a heartwarming, cheesy, shallow, feel-good film about a little boy who makes some friends despite being horribly ugly. Or at least, that’s what I expected walking into the theatre. What I got was a touching tale about a community peeling off their masks and discovering what it is to...

Bowling Finishes Week Two

Bowling Finishes Week Two

Nathan Fletcher, Staff Reporter

November 28, 2017

Nov. 27, 2017– The Skutt Catholic bowling team participated today in the second meet of the season. The meet was held at Mockingbird lanes. Ten schools competed in the Omaha Metro High School Bowling event, and each school had a number of both varsity and JV, boys and girls teams competing. Skutt...

First Year Debate Team Sets Sights on Success

First Year Debate Team Sets Sights on Success

Nathan Fletcher, Staff Reporter

November 21, 2017

From football to robotics, speech to softball, Skutt Catholic provides a large variety of activities that students participate in, but one activity has always been missing. For the first time in over four years, the Skutt Catholic SkyHawks will have a new activity to partake in: debate. An extension...

Speech Season Starts With a Bang at Bellevue West

Speech Season Starts With a Bang at Bellevue West

Nathan Fletcher, Staff Reporter

November 9, 2017

On Saturday, Nov. 4, the Skutt Catholic speech team debuted their talents at Bellevue West for the first meet of the season. The team of 37 finished as the top Class B school at the meet, with four finalist entries spread across three categories. Speech meets are divided into up to nine categories:...

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