The Flightline

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Writing From Spain

Writing From Spain

Gracie Killgore, Staff Reporter

March 5, 2018


Filed under *Showcase, Daily News

March 3, 2018 -- Upon arriving in Malaga, Spain after enduring hours of flights and layovers, I, along with the other 22 Skutt Catholic student travelers was greeted by the EF Educational Tours tour guide. After exiting the airport, we boarded onto a tour bus and drove to a quaint Spanish restaurant lo...

Senior Studies Classes Host Missionary Speaker

Senior Studies Classes Host Missionary Speaker

Colin Fullinfaw, Copy Editor

March 2, 2018


Filed under Daily News, News

Mar. 2, 2018 — The Catholic non-profit group Christ in the City hosted a speaker in all Senior Studies block classes today. Volunteer Canon Howell talked about what the organization does around the Denver area and encouraged seniors to participate after high school. Christ in the City was founded...

The Flightline Selected as Finalist for National Award

The Flightline Selected as Finalist for National Award

Maddie Mollner, Student Life Editor

March 2, 2018


Filed under Daily News, News

March 2, 2017 -- The National Scholastic Press Association, or NSPA, named The Flightline a finalist for its highest honor Friday morning. The publication, along with 41 other scholastic news sites, were selected to compete for a Pacemaker, perhaps the most sought-after title in scholastic journalism. The...

Science Students Compete in “Envirothon”

Science Students Compete in “Envirothon”

Tom Hermanek, Managing Editor

February 27, 2018


Filed under Daily News

Feb. 27, 2018 -- Twenty Students traveled to Chalco Hills Recreation Area Tuesday morning to participate in the Papio-Missouri River Natural Resource District’s Envirothon competition. The competition consisted of series of seven tests about earth science and environmental topics such as aquatics...

Lockout/Lockdown Drills: Practicing Safety in Times of Panic

Lockout/Lockdown Drills: Practicing Safety in Times of Panic

Hope Stratman, Features Editor

February 22, 2018


Filed under Daily News, News

Feb. 22, 2018 — The students and faculty of Skutt Catholic underwent several safety drills — a lockout and a lockdown — today to ensure  readiness in the case of an emergency. The lockout took place during fourth period. However, besides Mr. Bailey’s voice on the intercom announcing the drill,...

Skutt Catholic Bowling Gains Local Acclaim

Skutt Catholic Bowling Gains Local Acclaim

Colin Fullinfaw, Copy Editor

February 22, 2018


Filed under News

This past bowling season for Skutt Catholic was consequential. With many high points and certainly some low points, the 2017-2018 bowling season saw many eyes turn toward the players. Determination is key in deciding whether an athletic season will be good, and Skutt Catholic took advantage of that. Many...

Sophomore Students Take a Day to Reflect

Sophomore Students Take a Day to Reflect

Alaina Anderson, Op/Ed Editor

February 21, 2018


Filed under *Showcase, Daily News, News

Feb. 21, 2018 — At 8:00 a.m., the Skutt Catholic sophomores departed for their retreat centers. The sophomore annual retreat is separated into two groups, boys and girls. The sophomore girls spent the day at the Pro Sanctity Center in Elkhorn with a focus on women in the Bible. Their day began with...

Skutt Catholic Hosts State Choral Gathering

Skutt Catholic Hosts State Choral Gathering

Sam Klemme, Entertainment Editor

February 20, 2018


Filed under *Showcase, Daily News, News

February 20, 2018 — This Monday, the Skutt Catholic show choirs held an event for different choirs around the state. They transformed the commons and gym into a suitable place to host the groups. The event had a planned 21 choirs to compete, but due to weather conditions eight groups had to cancel. Chris...

One Step Closer to Miss USA

One Step Closer to Miss USA

Zoe Clark, Copy Editor

February 16, 2018


Filed under *Showcase, Daily News, News

Jan. 16, 2018 — Mickey Edstrand, Skutt Catholic senior and winner of this year’s Miss Teen Nebraska beauty pageant, was given the chance of a lifetime this past weekend: attending the nation’s biggest fashion event, New York Fashion Week. Her invitation came from prom and formal dress designer...

“Anything Goes” Cast List Is Revealed

“Anything Goes” Cast List Is Revealed

Natalie Pearson, Staff Reporter

February 15, 2018


Filed under *Showcase, Daily News, News

Feb. 15, 2018 – The cast list for the spring musical, “Anything Goes,” was posted outside room A155 this morning, featuring many talented students. “Anything Goes” is a mystery/romance set aboard an ocean liner, originally written in 1934. Skutt Catholic will be performing the 2011 revival ...

Omaha Bookstore Hosts Local Author Day

Omaha Bookstore Hosts Local Author Day

Natalie Pearson, Staff Reporter

February 15, 2018


Filed under *Showcase, News

On Saturday, Feb. 10, a group of Omaha authors spent the afternoon at “The Bookworm,” signing books and having a meet-and-greet with fellow readers. This was all part of an event created by the bookstore called Local Author Day, wherein Omaha writers interact with fans, answer questions, and sig...

Student Artists Win State Award

Student Artists Win State Award

Blaine Wikoff, Staff Reporter

February 14, 2018


Filed under Daily News

Feb. 14, 2018 -- Two Skutt Catholic artists, Nathan Fletcher and Lily Jensen, have been presented with Nebraska Young Artist awards from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. The award recognizes high school juniors for outstanding art. Artists can submit their work on paintings, sculptures, music, d...

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