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SkyHawks Soar Over Crete Cardinals

SkyHawks Soar Over Crete Cardinals

Clara Pohlman, Social Media Editor

September 10, 2017

Sept. 9, 2017-- Friday night the SkyHakws took on the Cardinals of Crete High School for the second home game of their season. After losing to Elkhorn South last week, the players were determined to redeem themselves. Within the first quarter, quarterback Ben Sievers threw a 41- yard touchdown ...

Cross Country Takes Lincoln Pius

Cross Country Takes Lincoln Pius

Hope Stratman, Features Editor

September 7, 2017

Sept. 7, 2017 -- The Skutt Catholic cross country team had their second meet of the season today at Lincoln Pius. The team left school early and drove on a charter bus to Pioneers Park in Lincoln, where they competed against teams including Auburn, Pius X, Lincoln East, Waverly, and Norris. The meet...

Northern Lights May Be Visible in Heartland Tonight

Northern Lights May Be Visible in Heartland Tonight

Natalie Pearson, Staff Reporter

September 6, 2017

Sept. 6, 2017 -- A geomagnetic storm may result in the Northern Lights being visible as far south as Illinois tonight. The much anticipated light show, also known as Aurora Borealis, is likely to extend southward into the lower 48 states, from Idaho in the west to New England in the northeast. The...

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...

Skutt Catholic Pitches in for Harvey Relief Efforts

Skutt Catholic Pitches in for Harvey Relief Efforts

Colin Fullinfaw, Copy Editor

August 31, 2017

Aug. 31 2017 -- Hurricane Harvey has shown that humanity is not alone in dealing with natural disasters. It not only brought devastation to Texas, but more importantly, relief efforts and international aid. On Friday night, 25 percent of ticket sales for Friday's football game between Skutt Catholic and...

Rivals Unite for Anthem

Rivals Unite for Anthem

Maria Koliopoulos, Graphics Editor

August 30, 2017

Aug. 30, 2017 -- On Friday, September 1st, members of the Skutt Catholic choir department will join with members of Elkhorn South’s choir in singing the national anthem before the rival football game that evening. “With a little student hesitation, we were able to put things together,” Skutt...

New Student Ambassadors to Greet Elkhorn South

New Student Ambassadors to Greet Elkhorn South

Nathan Fletcher, Staff Reporter

August 29, 2017

Aug. 30, 2017 -- In order to improve sportsmanship during home sporting events, the new activities director, Mr. Kasner, has introduced the role of student ambassador. Whoever is selected for this duty will be in charge of greeting the Elkhorn South football team when they arrive, showing the team their...

Texas Hurricane Effects Reach School Community

Texas Hurricane Effects Reach School Community

Lily Yates, Quintessence Editor-in-Chief

August 28, 2017

Aug. 28, 2017-- People all over the world have spent the past days poring over the barrage of news from Texas in horror and sympathy. As aid efforts unfold, the historic category four hurricane and flooding now hitting most of the state can at times seem far removed from Omaha. But many students...

Hurricane Harvey Threatens Texas

Hurricane Harvey Threatens Texas

Zoe Clark, Copy Editor

August 25, 2017

Aug. 25, 2017--Texans are on high alert and have been evacuating as the strongest storm to hit the U. S. mainland in 7 years nears landfall. Texans have been scrambling to reach safe ground before the hurricane’s estimated arrival in Corpus Christi on Friday evening. The Evaculanes, the opening...

Elkhorn Church Opens Activities Center in Boys’ Memory

Elkhorn Church Opens Activities Center in Boys’ Memory

Tom Hermanek, Managing Editor

August 24, 2017

Aug. 24, 2017 -- A new facility opened on the campus of St. Patrick's Catholic Church in Elkhorn on Wednesday. The center is named in memory of Aspen Seemann & Lane Graves, two boys who tragically died in two separate incidents last June. The center is being funded by a donation from Mike and...

Blockbuster Deal Sends Kryie Irving to Boston

Blockbuster Deal Sends Kryie Irving to Boston

Bob Killgore, Sports Editor

August 23, 2017

Aug. 27, 2017 -- Ever since Kyrie Irving asked to be traded from the Cleveland Cavaliers on July 24, analysts have debated about where he would land. That question was answered as Cleveland sent Irving to the Celtics for all-star Isaiah Thomas, Jae Crowder, and the Nets' 2018 first round pick. This...

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