The Flightline

  • Become a part of the Flightline publications! See Mrs. Drummond about getting involved in Journalism.
  • Do you want to tell real stories? Talk to your counselor about enrolling in a Journalism course today.
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Suncity is a Billet Doux to El Paso

Suncity is a Billet Doux to El Paso

Emma Brisbois, Managing Editor

November 2, 2018

After American Teen, Khalid’s debut album, the artist’s presence was sorely missed by fans and lovers of R&B alike. American Dream was a mere glimpse into Khalid’s rocky love-life and younger years, but Suncity, the latest EP, offers an overflowing serving of his childhood culture. The first...

Skutt Catholic Marching Band Succeeds at State Championship

Skutt Catholic Marching Band Succeeds at State Championship

Natalie Pearson, Entertainment Editor

October 30, 2018

Skutt Catholic High School’s marching band, as well as 16 other high school bands, assembled at Millard South Saturday for the NSBA state marching contest. Classes A, AA, B, and C participated. The band took 3rd place in the Class B division, and 12th place overall. At first glance, the contest is just an annu...

Death of Journalist Causes Political Uproar

Death of Journalist Causes Political Uproar

Clara Pohlman, Feature Editor

October 29, 2018

On October 2 of this year, Jamal Khashoggi, chief journalist for the Al-Arab News Channel, entered the Istanbul Consulate in hopes of attaining a document that would permit him to marry his fiancee, Hatice Cengiz of Turkey. His luck was quickly handed over to fate, however, when Khashoggi’s dismembered ...

7 Easy and Inexpensive Halloween Costumes

7 Easy and Inexpensive Halloween Costumes

Gracie Killgore, Op/Ed Editor

October 28, 2018

Halloween is a beloved holiday for many Skutt Catholic students; however, the struggle of finding a costume can be frustrating. Here are seven easy and inexpensive Halloween costume ideas to make the search a bit easier. 1. Scooby Doo Gang Photo by Pinterest Scooby Doo is a classic show filled with ...

7 Ways to De-Stress on a Budget

7 Ways to De-Stress on a Budget

Natalie Pearson, Entertainment Editor

October 22, 2018

As the 2018-2019 school year is just beginning, many students are already feeling the pressure. Although everyone deserves a break, sometimes your schedule or budget doesn’t leave room for spending over 100 dollars at Lush. Here are seven inexpensive and scientifically proven methods of relaxation. ...

Four Teams Remain In the Race for the Crown

Four Teams Remain In the Race for the Crown

Jack McGonigal, Sports Assistant

October 19, 2018

The annual Championship series round is set for the 2018 Major League Baseball postseason.   The National League features a team that reached the ‘Fall Classic’ a year ago, the Los Angeles Dodgers. They are taking on a team who has only made it this far in the postseason twice before...

Whisk and Measure Delivers A-Latte

Whisk and Measure Delivers A-Latte

Clara Pohlman, Feature Editor

October 18, 2018

The sights and smells of any normal bakery can leave one delighted by the aroma of freshly baked goodies or the pleasant stench of roasted coffee beans. Whisk and Measure, a fairly new coffee shop in the West Omaha area, offers not only the expected tastes of a normal coffee bar, but also offers a menu...

Mini Mansions Releases Diverse EP That Works Every Time

Mini Mansions Releases Diverse EP That Works Every Time

Sam Klemme, Quintessence Editor-in-Chief

October 16, 2018

Mini Mansions, an indie rock band based in LA, released an EP titled “Works Every Time.” The album steps into new ground after a 3 year hiatus. Each individual member is extremely active, just not with each other. Each of the members perform with various other major bands including Queens of...

Anna Johnson Recognized as Runza Student of the Week

Anna Johnson Recognized as Runza Student of the Week

Gracie Killgore, Op/Ed Editor

October 15, 2018

Anna Johnson is a friendly face and motivated student in the halls of Skutt Catholic, so it was no surprise when she was presented with the Runza Student of the Week. Johnson is highly involved in numerous activities and clubs at Skutt Catholic, and is constantly making a difference in the lives of st...

SkyHawks Cruise Past Cougars to Remain Undefeated

SkyHawks Cruise Past Cougars to Remain Undefeated

Jack McGonigal, Sports Assistant

October 13, 2018

The SkyHawks took on crosstown rival Gross Catholic in a televised Thursday night battle. Skutt Catholic came in at a perfect 7-0 and the Cougars came in at a straggling 2-5. Chilly temperatures, and slight winds led to a bit of a slow start to both offenses. At the end of one quarter of play it wa...

Mrs. Cronican: Llama Owner and Math Extraordinaire

Mrs. Cronican: Llama Owner and Math Extraordinaire

Gracie Killgore, Op/Ed Editor

October 12, 2018

Mrs. Cronican is beloved by many at Skutt Catholic through her humorous personality and excellent math teaching skills. From helping students comprehend math to leading the Skutt Catholic chess club, Mrs. Cronican never fails to impress. Tell me a little about yourself. I live in Springfield on...

“Twenty One Pilots” are Back With Refreshing New Album “Trench”

“Twenty One Pilots” are Back With Refreshing New Album “Trench”

Blaine Wikoff, Media Editor

October 11, 2018

Trench, the newest album from energetic duo Tyler Joseph and Josh Dun, otherwise known as Twenty One Pilots, shows their maturity as musicians, brings a new era of sound and adds to the storyline of their albums. When the album came out I went in with a skeptic attitude, considering how different Jumpsuit is ...

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