The Flightline

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  • Attend Pollen Nation meetings Tuesdays at 7:15 in Mrs. Fuelberth's room

  • If you are interested in study abroad: see the educational opportunities bulletin board in the guidance office

  • Check the bulletin board in the guidance office for several new employment opportunities

Broadway Musical “Waitress” Is As Sweet As Pie

Broadway Musical “Waitress” Is As Sweet As Pie

Natalie Pearson, Staff Reporter

December 20, 2017


Filed under *Showcase, Entertainment, Performance

It only took a taste of the movie-musical “Waitress” for me to fall in love with it. Based on the 2007 indie film of the same name, “Waitress” focuses on Jenna (Desi Oakley), a waitress and expert pie baker at Joe’s Diner in the American South. Seemingly stuck in an unhappy relationship with...

The New Face of Skutt Catholic Work Study

The New Face of Skutt Catholic Work Study

Colin Fullinfaw, Copy Editor

December 19, 2017


Filed under *Showcase, Features, Teacher Feature

After a long day of work, Work Study Supervisor Lavar Smith arrives at Skutt Catholic, ready to get students cleaning Skutt Catholic’s interior. Making sure they are performing their duties correctly, Smith takes pride in his newfound success as the school’s new work study leader. With a few months'...

Podcast: Moments of Hope Episode 2

Podcast: Moments of Hope Episode 2

Hope Stratman, Features Editor

December 18, 2017


Filed under *Showcase, Entertainment, Podcasts

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Meet the Athlete: All Around Star Eric Melrose

Meet the Athlete: All Around Star Eric Melrose

Sam Klemme, Entertainment Editor

December 18, 2017


Filed under *Showcase, Meet the Athlete, Sports, Sports Showcase

Junior Eric Melrose is an Athlete with many talents. Along with participating in Cross Country, Swim, and Track on the varsity teams, he has also joined several state teams as an alternate. Melrose is a diligent and motivated student who as much as he is an athlete. What is your favorite class? Pro...

Senior Jake Archer Commits to UNL

Senior Jake Archer Commits to UNL

Andrew Mize, Staff Reporter

December 15, 2017


Filed under *Showcase, Daily News, Fall, Sports

Dec. 15, 2017 -- SkyHawk linebacker and running back Jake Archer officially committed to play football at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. In the past few months, Archer has received offers to play college football across the country, but he finally came to a decision to play for his home state's...

“The Crown” Season Two Reigns Supreme

“The Crown” Season Two Reigns Supreme

Alaina Anderson, Op/Ed Editor

December 15, 2017


Filed under *Showcase, Entertainment, Everything in Between

After a year long hiatus, Netflix’s The Crown debuted a second season of the historically based series. This season’s impeccable cinematography, plot line and impressive cast make The Crown a ravishing drama; but it still possesses some faults. From the extravagant set to regal costumes, The Crown...

Capital One Bowl Mania Challenge

Capital One Bowl Mania Challenge

Bob Killgore, Sports Editor

December 15, 2017


Filed under *Showcase, Column, Sports

Every year, there are college football bowl games featuring teams from different conferences and across the country. This year, there are 41 bowl games. In the Capital One Bowl Mania challenge, players pick the winners and select how much points they want to wager on each game based on confidence. For...

Seniors Partake in Congressional Hearings

Seniors Partake in Congressional Hearings

Hope Stratman, Features Editor

December 14, 2017


Filed under *Showcase, Daily News, News

Dec. 14, 2017 — Today, underclassmen may have been put off after taking a look around; one fourth of the student body was walking around in suits, ties, and high heels. Fortunately, there was a non-funeral or -wedding related reason for this: today was the seniors’ long-awaited congressional hearings. The...

Southern California Wildfire Effects Reach Skutt Catholic

Southern California Wildfire Effects Reach Skutt Catholic

Emma Brisbois, Birdfeed Editor

December 14, 2017


Filed under *Showcase, News

As of Dec. 4, 2017, wildfires have been raging across southern California; Areas from Ventura and Santa Barbara all the way to San Diego have been engulfed in flames as of the beginning of the month. People from the afflicted areas have been forced to evacuate their homes and leave everything behind, al...

Man Presented Key To City For Going 25 On Bob Boozer That One Time

Man Presented Key To City For Going 25 On Bob Boozer That One Time

Lily Yates, Quintessence Editor-in-Chief

December 14, 2017


Filed under *Showcase, BirdFeed, The Scallion

Disclaimer: This piece is the first of a new satire section titled, “The Scallion,” a parody of satire sites like “The Onion." No part of the story below should be taken as fact. Scallion stories are not intended to be a reflection of the opinions of the entity of Skutt Catholic High School. Dec...

Everything You Need to Know About Net Neutrality

Everything You Need to Know About Net Neutrality

Maria Miller, Flightline Editor-in-Chief

December 13, 2017


Filed under *Showcase, Indepth, News

What is Net Neutrality? Net Neutrality was put in place to ensure equal access to information to all citizens and to protect our right to free speech; it is heavily backed up by legislation, specifically,  Title II of the Communications Act of 1943 and the Open Internet Order of 2015. In essence these docume...

Jones Defeats Moore in Alabama Senate Race

Jones Defeats Moore in Alabama Senate Race

Zoe Clark, Copy Editor

December 13, 2017


Filed under *Showcase, Daily News, News

Dec. 13, 2017 — In the special election held to fill Jeff Sessions' vacated seat, Doug Jones won the state Senate Race with 49.92 percent of the vote, compared to Roy Moore’s 48.38 percent. With Alabama being a largely conservative and Republican State, Roy Moore was expected to win for the majority...

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