• AAA: Help Starving Kids

    AAA: Help Starving Kids

    Cameryn Simon, Staff Writer

    December 11, 2015

    As many of you know, we have a limited amount of time for lunch. It has come to my attention that most of the seniors are upset because one of their senior privileges is being able to leave campus to go get lunch, but there is not enough time to do that. Twenty five minutes is just not going to cut... READ MORE »»

  • Homecoming! Homecoming!  Homecoming!

    Homecoming! Homecoming! Homecoming!

    Isabel Hinds, Sports Writer

    December 10, 2015

    Homecoming, Homecoming,Homecoming! What an eventful week it was preparing to play LCA on the Friday night and getting dresses, suits, and shoes for the dance Saturday.  The theme for this year's homecoming was Walt Disney, so everyday we had a different Disney theme. Monday: Monsters, Inc. (favorite college ... READ MORE »»

  • Soccer: AES to LSU

    Soccer: AES to LSU

    Elayna Diaz del Valle, Staff Writer

    December 10, 2015

    Lady Gator soccer is in full swing with each and every player contributing to their undefeated record so far. Soccer is about having a great time playing the game which is what the girls plan to do this season, including one of Ascension's accomplished players, Sarah Beadle. Beadle says the... READ MORE »»

  • Giving Thanks!

    Giving Thanks!

    Madison Louviere, Staff Writer

    December 9, 2015

    Each year on the fourth Thursday of November, Americans gather as a day of feasting, football, and family. It's an Ascension tradition to have a Thanksgiving feast on the Friday before the Thanksgiving break. It is because of the generosity of the Ascension parents who volunteer to bring a variety... READ MORE »»

  • Volleyball Legends

    Volleyball Legends

    Elizabeth Lee

    November 30, 2015

    The Lady Gator Volleyball team made quite the run in the 2015 LHSAA State Championships. They started off with a bi week because of their high seeding, and then defeated Central Catholic of Morgan City in three straight games. The win against Central Catholic secured a spot for the Blue Gators in the... READ MORE »»

News

Atlas

Atlas

Hannah Robideaux, Staff Writer

On Friday, March 27th, a bird (later named Atlas) flew into one of the windows of the SMP music room. Some of the students from...  Read More »

Apr 23

Blondes vs. Brunettes Flag Football Game: Help Fight The Alzheimer’s Disease

Blondes vs. Brunettes Flag Football Game: Help Fight The Alzheimer’s Disease

Veronica Droulia, Co-editor in Chief

On Saturday, March 14, 2015, the Alzheimer's Association is hosting the Blondes vs. Brunettes flag football game at the SMP gym. The...  Read More »

Mar 2

AES Hosts First Debate Tournament

AES Hosts First Debate Tournament

Tyler Malbreaux, Staff Writer

This past Saturday, Ascension held its first annual debate tournament at the SMP campus. Competing schools from Alexandria and Natchitoches,...  Read More »

Feb 25

Students Compete to Make Change

Students Compete to Make Change

Leighton Lazaro, Staff Writer

With the end of the third quarter approaching fast, students will do whatever they can to get their grades where they need it to be....  Read More »

Feb 25

What’s Up with the Peace Club?

What’s Up with the Peace Club?

Victoria Barczyk, Co-Editor in Chief

This year, many new clubs have come onto the scene at the SMP campus. The Chess Club, French National Honor Society, English National...  Read More »

Dec 12

November Student of the Month: Abed Balbeisi

November Student of the Month: Abed Balbeisi

Madison Louviere

Every month, the Acts of Random Kindness Club asks the students and the faculty to nominate the students they think model the school...  Read More »

Dec 11

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Fairytales Really Need To Be Updated- Shrek the Musical!

Fairytales Really Need To Be Updated- Shrek the Musical!

The 7th grade musical is one of the great traditions of Ascension. In the past, the 7th grade students have put on wonderful shows such as Guys and Dolls, High School Musical, Seussical, and My Son Pinocchio. And th...  Read More »

November 18, 2015

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2nd Place-Halloween Story Contest: “The Tunnel to Hell” by Cate Stevens

November 5, 2015

In 1985, the Hudson family was having their annual picnic in the woods on Mount Apollyon along the trail. Children were laughing while playing...  Read More »

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3rd Place-Halloween Story Contest: “Through the Window” by Jillian Verzwyvelt

November 5, 2015

He keeps disappearing at night. My brother, Tom. Mother and Father don't believe me when I tell them what I hear and what I see. They say that...  Read More »

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3rd Place-Halloween Story Contest: “Donner Candle Co.” by Hannah Robideaux

November 5, 2015

You come to in a room filled with wooden boxes. Crates, you tell yourself; must be a storage room. The first thing you smell is lumber, for o...  Read More »

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Features

Living a Life of Service

Living a Life of Service

Emily Cormier, Staff Writer

Have you ever heard of the word Eudaimonia? This is a really lovely word. A long time ago, Aristotle decided this single word should determine how we live our lives. Although...  Read More »

November 19, 2015

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Fairytales Really Need To Be Updated- Shrek the Musical!

November 18, 2015

The 7th grade musical is one of the great traditions of Ascension. In the past, the 7th grade students have put on wonderful shows such as Guys and Dolls, High School Musical, Seussical, and My Son Pinocchio. And th...  Read More »

Grace Cheer Coach

Welcome, Grace! Ascension’s New Cheer Coach

November 18, 2015

This year the Ascension cheerleading squad was gifted a new coach. Her name is Grace Elizabeth Thibodeaux and she is 23 years old. Grace wa...  Read More »

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New Faces Pt. 2

November 10, 2015

Laurentiu Norocel was born in Romania where, as a child, he realized his affinity for music. After his grandmother noticed that he loved listening...  Read More »

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