The Flightline

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The Cost of Prom

The Cost of Prom

Nessa Woosley, Staff Morale Editor

May 2, 2017


Filed under *Showcase, Features

Every year we get fancied up to flail in a decorated room to sounds coming out of a robot and call it prom. Don't get me wrong, prom is the dance of all dances, but the unnecessary expenses put extra stress on a night that's about having a last hoorah with your friends. Prom is expensive. The co...

The Senior Studies Project

The Senior Studies Project

Nessa Woosley, Staff Morale Editor

April 24, 2017


Filed under *Showcase, Features

Senior Studies: the infamous class which concludes senior year and one’s high school education. Senior Studies takes topics such as violence, poverty, and racism that occur in everyday life and looks at them from both a governmental and theological perspective. At the end of the one semester class...

Hot Dog Drama

Hot Dog Drama

Nessa Woosley, Staff Morale Editor

April 3, 2017


Filed under *Showcase, Opinion

Hot dogs are a beloved American classic with a new perspective: sandwich. The debate over whether a hot dog is a sandwich or not has become a highly controversial topic at Skutt Catholic. Despite various arguments, I believe hot dogs are just as much a sandwich as a Peanut Butter and Jelly. A hot...

Le Voltaire: A Trip with Every Taste

Le Voltaire: A Trip with Every Taste

Nessa Woosley, Staff Morale Editor

March 27, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Food

The intimate tables lit with candles, the aroma of fresh baguettes, and the French background music are some elements which seem to transport you to France without ever leaving Omaha. Le Voltaire is West Omaha’s very own corner of France. The owner of Le Voltaire, Cedric Fichepain, is from the wes...

Vivace’s Best and Worst Facial Expressions of 2017

Vivace’s Best and Worst Facial Expressions of 2017

Nessa Woosley, Staff Morale Editor

March 13, 2017


Filed under BirdFeed, Culture, Student Life

Facial expressions are arguably the most essential aspects of any show choir. Every performer has to work diligently on conveying the message each song perfectly on their face. Most of the time these expressions can relate to everyday happenings. Without further ado, here are the best and worst action...

5 Easy Ways to Upgrade Instant Ramen

5 Easy Ways to Upgrade Instant Ramen

Nessa Woosley, Staff Morale Editor

February 27, 2017


Filed under BirdFeed, Tips & Tricks

Ramen is a universally loved staple for most households on a budget. Those cheap, dried squares of squiggly noodles have wormed their way into our hearts, but after a while, it gets boring. Adventure beyond the typical chicken-beef-pork-shrimp rotation sold in stores with these easy add-ins to shake...

The Genius Gromowsky Brothers

The Genius Gromowsky Brothers

Nessa Woosley, Staff Morale Editor

February 13, 2017


Filed under Features

Competition makes a person work harder, but what happens when one's competition is their family? Matthew Gromowsky, senior, and his brother Josh, sophomore, are two of the most academically competitive people at Skutt Catholic. "I'd say we have a fairly competitive relationship. That's definitely...

Theatrics Make Show Choir Cheaper

Theatrics Make Show Choir Cheaper

Nessa Woosley, Staff Morale Editor

February 6, 2017


Filed under *Showcase, Editorial, Opinion

Massive sets, leads roles, crazy wigs, and obvious themes- all characteristics of a theatrical “show choir,” if one could even call it that. We, the members of Vivace, believe the recent gradual transition to theatrical shows in the world of the sport poses an existential threat to show choir. The...

The Suprising Truth about Hawaiian Pizza

The Suprising Truth about Hawaiian Pizza

Nessa Woosley, Staff Morale Editor

January 23, 2017


Filed under Features, Opinion

It's plain to see that our nation stands divided on many topics. The most pressing of these, of course, being whether or not pineapple belongs on pizza. Pineapple made its debut as a pizza topping on the “Hawaiian Pizza” created by Sam Panopoulos in 1962, according to Atlas Obscura. Sam moved to Canada and the pineapple pizza fad was born. Haw...

Farewell Birkenstocks, Hello 2017

Farewell Birkenstocks, Hello 2017

Nessa Woosley, Staff Morale Editor

January 16, 2017


Filed under Editorial, Opinion

Over the years at Skutt Catholic, students have developed some bad habits that, as a whole, we should pledge to work on for our 2017 resolutions. Stop wearing Birkenstocks. I feel like no one actually likes this ancient style of shoe, but are rather brainwashed into thinking the 130 dollar in...

Puppy Tales

Puppy Tales

Nessa Woosley, Staff Morale Editor

January 9, 2017


Filed under BirdFeed, Cute

There's never a dull moment as a pet owner, and every pet owner has their favorite story about their baby.                           Every pet owner has their favorite story about their pet because they take time to ...

The Silent Killer: Coffee

The Silent Killer: Coffee

Nessa Woosley, Staff Morale Editor

December 12, 2016


Filed under *Showcase, Features

Grande half-caf triple shot soy extra hot Caramel Macchiato with whip; thousand calorie drinks like these affect more than just your wakefulness. With finals week fast approaching, students are turning to coffee for a boost in studying motivation. Whether you require a cup everyday to function or enjoy...

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