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  • Musicians wanting to help with retreats/Campus Min events- meet today after school in CM Office!

  • Big Hawks! Friday we will being meeting up with your Little Hawks at 9:15 for a QR activity. Please bring your iPads to the gym.

  • Get your free 25th Anniversary T-Shirts During Lunch!

  • All students interested in Vivace Band or Crew, please stop and see Mr. Storm in the music room by Tuesday, August 22nd.

  • Set construction has begun for the fall play! Come to the stage after school at 3:30 and get involved.

  • SkyHawks for Life will be hosting their first Life Nite on Tuesday Aug. 22 @ 7pm in the Student Center.

  • Tryouts for the Mock Trial teams will be held on Sunday, August 27th at 5 p.m. in room C105.

Skutt Catholic Stumbles in Opening Game

Skutt Catholic Stumbles in Opening Game

Alaina Anderson, Op/Ed Editor
August 18, 2017
Filed under Daily News, News, Showcase

August 18, 2017 Skutt Catholic’s varsity softball team was unable to end their opening day with a victory. Despite an early lead and Skutt Catholic senior Maddie Clark’s home run, the varsity softball team lost 13-3 to Gretna High School.   The game began with Gretna sophomore Billie Andr...

Central Nebraskan Counties Experience Record Rainfall

Central Nebraskan Counties Experience Record Rainfall

Maria Koliopoulos, Graphics Editor
August 17, 2017
Filed under Daily News, News, Showcase

Several central Nebraskan counties receiving up to 7 inches of rain in record breaking weather patterns. Heavy rain on Tuesday night left residents of Butler, Polk, Nance, Custer, Logan, Hall, Adams, and Holt Counties waking up to flooding and damaged crops. Custer County in particular was alre...

Terrorist Attack in Central Barcelona

Terrorist Attack in Central Barcelona

Maria Miller, Flightline Editor-in-Chief
August 17, 2017
Filed under Daily News, News, Showcase

*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 Las Ramblas area due to a manhunt  2:14 p.m...

State Sued For Prison System Issues

State Sued For Prison System Issues

Hope Stratman, Features Editor
August 16, 2017
Filed under Daily News, News

Just after midnight this morning, August 16, the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) filed a lawsuit against the Nebraska Deptartment of Corrections. Nebraska’s state prisons have reached a record 159% capacity, nearly 20% past the limit in which the government can declare it to be in emergency...

Little Free Library in Need of Donations

Little Free Library in Need of Donations

Lily Yates, Quintessence Editor-in-Chief
August 15, 2017
Filed under Daily News, News

August 15, 2017, Under one of Skutt Catholic's iconic brick arches stands a physical testament to the school's attitude toward generosity- the Little Free Library. The quaint little outpost, residing in an alcove near the front of the campus, is in need of student help this schoolyear. The Library,...

5 Improvements New to Skutt Catholic This Year

5 Improvements New to Skutt Catholic This Year

Tom Hermanek, Managing Editor
August 14, 2017
Filed under Daily News, News

August 14, 2017, Skutt Catholic welcomed students back for classes Monday. Below are five improvements that students may have noticed this morning. 1. Remodeled Media Center As many students are aware, Skutt Catholic's media center, once filled with shelves of neglected books and unused by students, has been transformed i...

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
Filed under Daily News

August 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...

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