• Girls Soccer Kicks it Up with SPENSA

    Girls Soccer Kicks it Up with SPENSA

    Mackenzie Rutherford, Contributor

    May 15, 2017

    The Holt girls soccer program recently went to Vienna High School to volunteer with the SPENSA program. SPENSA stands for Special Needs Soccer Association, and is a non profit organization based in the St.Louis area. The  program is designed to bring the excitement and fun of playing soccer to player...

    Sydney C Swanson

  • Cookies and Cram

    Cookies and Cram

    Sam Bettis, Writer

    May 11, 2017

    Come to the Cookies and Cram on May 22-23 during 5-7 in the Library. Bring your friends and notes and study for finals! Get help from your teachers. Finish up projects for your classes....

  • One Out of a Hundred

    One Out of a Hundred

    Lydia Stewart, Editor in Chief

    May 11, 2017

    On May 4, five Wentzville students were selected to join the Missouri Fine Art Academy (MFAA), a three week fine art program, which will be held June 4 through the 24 at Missouri state University. It is a residential program and students are to live at the campus and focus on artistic potential and cultivate...

    Matt Deichmann Wentzville SD

  • Important Senior Dates

    Important Senior Dates

    Nicole Thompson, Beat Editor

    May 11, 2017

      May 17: 9 am Mandatory Grad practice in the gym; make sure to arrive a few minutes early. Graduation caps and gowns will be given out during grad practice, so make sure you have paid all your fines and returned all school property to receive your cap and gown. After the practice, th...

  • Recap of the Year

    Recap of the Year

    Elissa May, Writer

    May 11, 2017

    Thank you to everyone who submitted pictures and have a great summer!

  • Marching Band Participates in Mattress Fundraiser

    Marching Band Participates in Mattress Fundraiser

    Paige Pieper, Beat Editor

    May 9, 2017

    Wentzville Holt’s Marching Band is participating in a one of a kind fundraiser. On Saturday, May 13 from 10 am to 5 pm the Indian Band will be selling mattresses. These brand name mattresses will be up to 50 percent off. A team of experts will be running the show room which will be taking place in H...

  • Holt High School Variety Show

    Holt High School Variety Show

    Jordyn Wallace, Writer

    May 4, 2017

    Holt High School hosted the annual Spring Variety Show this past Friday. The show featured students showing off their talents and passions. The show began with James Coogan ('20) playing the piano while singing a song entitled ‘Nothing’. The upbeat performance was a great way to start out ...

  • We All Scream for Ice Cream

    We All Scream for Ice Cream

    Lydia Stewart, Editor in Chief

    May 1, 2017

    May 5 is the date for the year ice cream social. During lunch, students can grab some cash and buy ice cream, cookies and brownies from the stands that will be set up. There are going to be multiple groups who have their own stands set up. Each group has to compete to raise the most money. Each stand...

  • Thompson and Hacker Look to Lead Indians to Deep Postseason Run

    Thompson and Hacker Look to Lead Indians to Deep Postseason Run

    Shane Hulsey, Sports Editor

    April 28, 2017

    It is a luxury for a high school pitching staff to have a dominant left-handed starter to give the ball to on a regular basis. But when you have two, that is a coach’s dream. And that is exactly what Holt has in Cody Hacker (‘18) and Jacob Thompson (‘18). In their second full seasons on the var...

  • Celebrating School Library Month

    Celebrating School Library Month

    Chloe Barnes, Contributor

    April 28, 2017

    Librarians all over the world are showing their spirit for School Library Month. Every April, school librarians are encouraged to plan and host  activities to help their school notice how much of an impact school library programs have on student learning . Here at Holt, our librarians, Kim Mora(Libra...

    Katie Dinkins ('17) and Jessica Bautista ('19) concentrate on finishing a puzzle in the library during National Library Month.

Wentzville Days Fair and Music Festival

Jessica Rothenberger, Copy Editor

This year's Wentzville Days Festival is from May 19-21, this Friday, Saturday and Sunday. This event offers the town opportunities to bond with friends and family and celebrate the history of Wentzville. Below is the schedule...

May 19, 2017No Comments

St. Louis Music Scene Grows with A Scarlet Summer

St. Louis Music Scene Grows with A Scarlet Summer

Maggie Poronto and Lillian Bancroft

St. Louis is well known for having a bustling music scene, but the flow of new talent can grow stale from time to time. However, St. Louis natives Asa Wilson, Jay Morgan, Eddie Scalise, Jamison Dietz, Connor Hamilton, and...

April 12, 2017No Comments

Prayers for Perryville

Prayers for Perryville

Brooke Ginger, Beat Editor

While those in Wentzville got hit by rain and hail Tuesday Night, Perryville got hit with a little different storm. A tornado touched down at about 8:00 p.m. and ended up ripping up a 15 mile path throughout the town. Unfortunately,...

March 3, 2017No Comments

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The Rich Get Richer

Aaron Henrich, Contributor

For the third time in league history, a team with the best record in their conference has secured the number one pick in the NBA draft. The Boston Celtics are now on the clock and are followed by the Los Angeles Lakers and...

May 17, 2017No Comments

  • The Case for the Preds May 12, 2017
  • Thompson and Hacker Look to Lead Indians to Deep Postseason Run April 28, 2017
  • To the Losers Go the Spoils April 28, 2017
  • Baseball Game Change for 4/14 April 11, 2017

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Summer Activities

Brittany Conley

Summer is right around the corner. Two whole months without the pressures of school on you. For a while, the long days are exciting and you never are bored. You even enjoy laying around, but then summer...

May 22, 2017No Comments

Missouri Scholars Academy

Missouri Scholars Academy

May 19, 2017

Yuda Bands

Yuda Bands

May 11, 2017

Important Senior Dates

Important Senior Dates

May 11, 2017

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