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Politics In Hollywood

Politics In Hollywood

Cale Barnes, Writer

October 1, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase, Student Life, Uncategorized

The Nike ad, social media, and interviews. Politics and Hollywood are becoming more and more entwined. The two bleed into each other, with celebrities taking stances on social media and cries for boycotts coming from audiences. Even recently, with the Captain Marvel trailer, some said that the hero, Ca...

How to Stay Healthy During Cold and Flu Season

How to Stay Healthy During Cold and Flu Season

Penny Ruiz, Writer

September 7, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

Cold and flu season is right up on us. It seems like everyone is coming back from Labor Day Weekend under the weather. There are ways for you to stay clean and healthy to avoid the seasonal sickness. Of course we all know the wash your hands and cough into your elbow trick to prevent the spread the sprea...

Holt’s Powderpuff

Holt’s Powderpuff

Prather Ford, Writer

September 5, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, News, Sports, Student Life

Powderpuff is a football game that consists of two seperate games; one between lower classman (freshman and sophomores), and the other between the upper classmen (junior and seniors). Holt is having their football game on September 26, 6-8 p.m., three days in advance of Homecoming. The freshman and sophomore...

LouFest Cancellation

LouFest Cancellation

Megan Thompson, Photography Editor

September 5, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

    “We are sad to announce that LouFest 2018 has been cancelled. We know this is a great disappointment to many and that there has been wide speculation around our event. We want to share what’s been going on directly with you…”     “LouFest had several financial hurdles. The loss of t...

Programs at the Public Library

Programs at the Public Library

Cale Barnes, Writer

August 27, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase, Student Life

The public library is a severely underused resource. Both in the way of books, and also programs and events. Not many people realize, but public libraries have events and programs that anyone can go to. There is nerf battles, art clubs, fandom clubs, dungeons and dragons, and more. In July e...

A Shot In The Dark: Molly Burke

A Shot In The Dark: Molly Burke

Talia Cornejo, Writer

August 23, 2018


Filed under A & E, Entertainment, News, Opinion, Showcase, Uncategorized

Molly Burke seems like your typical girly Youtuber. She has an intense passion for makeup, fashion and animals which are all implemented in her videos. But there's something that makes Molly different that you wont know just by looking at her: She's blind. At the age of four she was diagnosed with a...

It’ll Be a Blast at the Back to School Bash

It’ll Be a Blast at the Back to School Bash

Jacob Rothenberger, Online Editor

August 20, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase, Student Life

  Even though school has just begun, Holt is already beginning to get into the swing of things. To welcome students back and to start the school year strong, Holt is hosting its annual Back to School Bash.   The Back to School Bash is a tailgate and dance on August 24, as well as our first...

Meet the Author: Melissa Scholes Young

Meet the Author: Melissa Scholes Young

Megan Thompson, Writer

April 19, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

Melissa Scholes Young visited Holt High School’s library to talk about her book "Flood" and her journey as a writer. She taught college writing, creative writing, advanced fiction and poetry at American University in Washington DC. She also has a 16-year-old daughter. Young comes from a farm family and grew up i...

The Wizard of Oz Review

The Wizard of Oz Review

Paige Pieper, Online Editor

April 11, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Student Life

People all around the community look forward to the Wentzville School District theater productions each year. On April 4, 5 and 6 Holt students presented "The Wizard of Oz". For every student seen on stage there were even more behind the curtain making the amazing production run as smooth as possible. ...

WSD Film Fest

April 9, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Video

Nug Day

Nug Day

Jacob Rothenberger, Writer

April 6, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Student Life, Uncategorized

On May, 25 the last day of school, two Holt students are holding a ridiculous competition for a good cause.  John Hirschbuehler ('20) and Alex Meyer ('20) are bringing an eating competition called "Nug Day" to the city of Wentzville. The winner gets a trophy; those who puke or quit, get their shirts...

Cross the Universe and Wrinkle Time

Cross the Universe and Wrinkle Time

Brooke Ginger, Design Editor

March 22, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

While everyone is talking about Black Panther, a wonderful movie in many ways, there is another movie in theaters that has come from across the universe and out of the hearts of childhood. A Wrinkle in Time, directed by Ava DuVernay, hit the big screen on March 9th, and while it might not be doing amazing...

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