• Junior Trip 2016

    Junior Trip 2016

    Emily Cormier, Staff Writer

    March 8, 2016

    Every year, the junior class goes on a college tour all over the South to visit different colleges. This year, we went to Spring Hill, Auburn University, University of Mississippi, Mississippi State, Rhodes College, Millsaps College, Loyola University and Tulane University. Before we actually got to... READ MORE »»

  • Zack and Isabel — Relationship Goals

    Zack and Isabel — Relationship Goals

    Elizabeth Lee, Staff Writer

    March 3, 2016

    High school relationships can be hard no matter what. We took a look into our longest lasting couple here at Ascension Episcopal School — Zack Ronquillo and Isabel Hinds. These two have been dating since Zack was in the 8th grade and Isabel was a freshmen. That’s a long time! Sophomore, Carolina... READ MORE »»

  • 2016 Gator Baseball

    2016 Gator Baseball

    Sydney Vidrine, Staff Writer

    March 3, 2016

    The 2016 baseball season is going to be a very unique one for the boys. There is one senior leader on the team this year--John Hathorn.  John leads the team along with five juniors. He hopes that this leadership can lead them to be district champs. John described being the only senior as, "Stran... READ MORE »»

  • Games of Acadiana

    Games of Acadiana

    Anna-Cayton Womble, Staff Writer

    March 1, 2016

    On August 25, 2001, the first Games of Acadiana was held at the Cajundome. The Games of Acadiana was created by the friends and family of Miles Perret. In 1996 at age eight, he lost his battle with cancer. The success of the first Games of Acadiana allowed Miles Perret Cancer Services to open less than... READ MORE »»

The Thousand Year Flood

Elizabeth Lee, Editor

As we all know, South Louisiana just recently endured what some would call a "thousand year flood". With unexpected rain beginning on Friday morning (August 12) and truly not coming to an end until Sunday afternoon (August 14), we received much more rain then ever before. Lafayette alone got about 20-25 inches of rain, causing the...  Read More »

Aug 25

Games of Acadiana

Games of Acadiana

Anna-Cayton Womble, Staff Writer

On August 25, 2001, the first Games of Acadiana was held at the Cajundome. The Games of Acadiana was created by the friends and family...  Read More »

Mar 1

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

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Mardi Gras 2k16

Elayna Diaz, Staff Writer

Leave it to Louisiana to give kids statewide a week off of school, dedicated solely to parades, partying, and other traditional Mardi Gras festivities. One thing that people...  Read More »

March 8, 2016

Sadie Hawkin’s Contest

February 18, 2016

So in case anyone forgot, remember these important tips for asking a guy to Sadie's: Step 1: Find the Target- "You can’t just jump into t...  Read More »

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 »

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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Zack and Isabel — Relationship Goals

Elizabeth Lee, Staff Writer

High school relationships can be hard no matter what. We took a look into our longest lasting couple here at Ascension Episcopal School — Zack Ronquillo and Isabel Hinds....  Read More »

March 3, 2016

AAA: Help Starving Kids

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...  Read More »

The Hardest Things in (High School) Life

April 24, 2015

High school can be the best four years of your life, or they can be the worst four years. Some people seem to "peak" during these four years,...  Read More »

10 Things I Wish I Would’ve Known Before My Senior Year

April 22, 2015

What's that? Wait, what? I'm graduating in less than a month from now? Graduation. That's a scary word. In less than 30 days from now, the...  Read More »

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