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GrandHawks’ Day Tradition Continues

Emma Brisbois, Managing Editor

September 20, 2018


Filed under Daily News, News, Uncategorized

21 September 2018 — Every year, the tradition of “GrandHawks’ Day” is carried out. Students from Skutt Catholic are invited to bring their grandparents to a celebration of mass and a brunch of pastries, coffee, juice, and cookies afterward. The mass set up was a bit different than usual, students’...

North and South Korea Reach Missile Agreement

North and South Korea Reach Missile Agreement

Maddie Mollner, Flightline Editor-in-Chief

September 19, 2018


Filed under *Showcase, Daily News, News

Sept. 19, 2018 -- This morning a meeting was held between the leader of North Korea, Kim Jong-un, and the leader of South Korea, Moon Jae-in, regarding the denuclearization of the Korean peninsula. Tongchang-ri, the missile-launching facility, has been North Korea’s primary nuclear testing facilit...

Supreme Court Nominee Accused of Assault

Supreme Court Nominee Accused of Assault

Blaine Wikoff, Media Editor

September 18, 2018


Filed under *Showcase, Daily News, News

Sept. 17, 2018 — A Supreme Court nominee has been accused of sexual assault by a psychology professor from California. Christine Blasey Ford, the accuser, claims that Brett Kavanaugh, the nominee, tried to assault her at a high school party in 1982. Kavanaugh denies the whole thing, and even denie...

Westroads Mall Adds Dry Goods USA to Store Selection

Westroads Mall Adds Dry Goods USA to Store Selection

Adella Smolsky, Birdfeed Editor

September 17, 2018


Filed under *Showcase, News

In Omaha’s Westroads Mall, where one may have expected to find Omaha’s last Abercrombie and Fitch store, now stands an up-and-coming boutique: Dry Goods USA. Dry Goods is owned by retail chain Von Maur and is comparable to their junior’s clothing selection. The department store owns 27 of t...

Locals Come Together to March for Suicide Awareness

Locals Come Together to March for Suicide Awareness

Blaine Wikoff, Media Editor

September 13, 2018


Filed under *Showcase, News

On Sunday, September 9th, the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) hosted a 2.54 mile “Out of the Darkness” walk. The purpose of the walk was to raise awareness about mental health issues and to raise money for the organization itself. AFSP is an organization dedicated to trying...

Hurricane Florence Nears

Hurricane Florence Nears

Andrew Mize, Sports Editor

September 12, 2018


Filed under *Showcase, Daily News, News

Sept. 12, 2018– Natural disaster are an occurrence that society has come to accept. We prepare for the worst, but usually nothing that drastic happens. Although, an impending hurricane is quickly approaching the east coast of the United States. This storm is unlike any normal hurricane because it is projecte...

9/11 Prayer Service Offers New Intention

9/11 Prayer Service Offers New Intention

Adella Smolsky, Birdfeed Editor

September 11, 2018


Filed under Daily News, News, Uncategorized

Today students of Skutt Catholic participated in the annual September 11th prayer service to commemorate the terrorist attacks that occurred 17 years ago. Students went out into the halls during the announcement period for the service. “Different students came and read a prayer that had been written...

Omaha Celebrates Labor Day Weekend With ‘SeptemberFest’

Omaha Celebrates Labor Day Weekend With ‘SeptemberFest’

Natalie Pearson, Entertainment Editor

September 7, 2018


Filed under *Showcase, News

Since 1977, SeptemberFest has offered four days of entertainment, food and fun to the people of Omaha. This year’s annual ‘Salute to Labor’ took place from August 31st to September 3rd on Lot D near the CenturyLink Center. Activities included multiple tournaments — such as an arm-wrestling competition...

SkyHawks Conquer Roncalli Crimson Pride

SkyHawks Conquer Roncalli Crimson Pride

Gracie Killgore, Op/Ed Editor

September 1, 2018


Filed under *Showcase, Daily News, News

Aug. 31, 2018– Number two Skutt Catholic wins against number nine Roncalli Catholic in first home game of the season. In the first quarter, the SkyHawks showed their offensive moxey when Jarod Epperson broke off a 20-yard touchdown run and Joey White added the extra point to give the SkyHawks...

Skutt Catholic Hosts 2nd Annual Youth Minister Day

Skutt Catholic Hosts 2nd Annual Youth Minister Day

Natalie Pearson, Entertainment Editor

August 30, 2018


Filed under *Showcase, Daily News, News

Aug. 30, 2018 — Dozens of youth ministers gathered at Skutt Catholic today to spread awareness about parish youth groups and offer students a chance to grow deeper in their faith. This marks the second Youth Minister Day at Skutt Catholic, after holding the first one last year. “My first two ...

Administration Adds to Breathalyzing Policy

Administration Adds to Breathalyzing Policy

Clara Pohlman, Feature Editor

August 29, 2018


Filed under *Showcase, Daily News, News

August 29, 2018 — In a recent email from Skutt Catholic Vice Principal, Mr. Michael Bailey, the students and parents of Skutt Catholic were informed of the new breathalyzing policy before the first home football game this Friday. The 173rd policy of the student handbook clearly outlines the prohibition...

Gym Reconstruction Comes to an End

Gym Reconstruction Comes to an End

Sam Klemme, Quintessence Editor-in-Chief

August 28, 2018


Filed under *Showcase, Daily News, News

August 28, 2018 — The Main Gym, which was closed due to the addition of new bleachers and flooring, was opened back up on Monday for school use. This new gym is part of the building addition. The original plan, to have new bleachers, was taking longer than expected. The main obstacle preventing a quick ...

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