Chapel Talk–An Open Response to Tyler Malbreaux

Chapel Talk--An Open Response to Tyler Malbreaux

November 13, 2014 • The Rev. Brandt L. Montgomery, AES Chaplain  
Filed under News, Top Stories

Seventeen years ago, I was in the same position that every Ascension student is currently in. It was the beginning of the 1997-1998 academic year and my mother had enrolled me as a 7th grade student at Saint Peter’s Episcopal Day School, opened by the Episcopal church under the same patron in our hometown... Read more »

Historic Football Season Could Lead to Playoff Wins

Historic Football Season Could Lead to Playoff Wins

November 12, 2014 • Harrison John, Sports Writer  
Filed under Sports, Top Stories, Uncategorized

The year 2014 AES football season is the best in our school’s history. No other football team any other year has been this successful. The Gators finished with a regular season record of seven wins and three loses. The three loses were to Opelousas Catholic and Vermilion Catholic on the road and... Read more »

Why Do Students Hate Chapel?

Why Do Students Hate Chapel?

November 10, 2014 • Tyler Malbreaux, Staff Writer  
Filed under Editorials, Top Stories

Over the past year, a lot has changed at Ascension. At the beginning of the 2013 fall semester, we witnessed the first home game to be held at our own stadium. Less than six months later, school was closed for nearly a week because of the “snow days”, making it the first time ever that SMP... Read more »

1st Place Halloween Short Story Contest “The Red Tile Room” by Tyler Malbreaux

1st Place Halloween Short Story Contest "The Red Tile Room" by Tyler Malbreaux

October 31, 2014 • Tyler Malbreaux, Staff Writer  
Filed under A&E, Top Stories, Uncategorized

The sedative effects of the Nembutal tablets were all but instant. In fact, they had begun to lose their potency after she was 2 weeks into her treatment regimen. Nearly three months had past since then. Restless nights were now a recurring ritual that were beneficial during those special marathons... Read more »

2nd Place Halloween Short Story Contest “Aoife and the Seal People” by Bennett Anderson

2nd Place Halloween Short Story Contest "Aoife and the Seal People" by Bennett Anderson

October 31, 2014 • Bennett Anderson, Writer  
Filed under A&E, Top Stories

Listen to me, and I shall tell you the story of my legacy as my mother told it to me, as her mother told it to her, and on and on, as far back as our memories reach. And the memories of my people reach far past those of yours, back to the days when spirits and beings of myth walked the earth. So listen... Read more »

3rd Place Halloween Short Story Contest “A Very Short Story of a Very Young Girl” by Hannah Robideaux

3rd Place Halloween Short Story Contest "A Very Short Story of a Very Young Girl" by Hannah Robideaux

October 31, 2014 • Hannah Robideaux, Staff Writer  
Filed under A&E, Top Stories

Hello, my name is Maria Fernanda and I met Sofia when we were both very little. It was a breezy summer day, her birthday in fact, and she was very happy to have a new playmate. I was in my favorite red dress, I only had one dress back then, and she was wearing green. She wore green a lot, I think... Read more »

Homecoming Court 2014

Homecoming Court 2014

October 28, 2014 • Lauren Quibodeaux, Staff Writer  
Filed under News, Top Stories

One of the most exciting weeks of the year is here: Homecoming!  Football players are getting ready for their big game, and the girls are preparing for the dance.  Twelve girls are especially eager for Homecoming, since they are on Court.  This year, Court consists of four seniors, three juniors,... Read more »

Preview to Homecoming 2014

Preview to Homecoming 2014

October 13, 2014 • Victoria Barczyk, Co-Editor in Chief  
Filed under News, Top Stories

Homecoming Week across the country brings a form of excitement to almost every student. This Homecoming for Ascension Episcopal School will hopefully be the largest Homecoming yet. ,”I can’t believe it’s my last Homecoming Week,” said Senior Veronica Droulia.  “I can’t... Read more »

Fast Film Review: Gone Girl

Fast Film Review: Gone Girl

October 9, 2014 • The Jake Harper, Film Critic  
Filed under A&E, Top Stories

The movie starts with the failing marriage of the main characters Nick and Amy. After Nick loses his job, they move back to his hometown in Missouri to take care of his mother. He uses the last of his wife’s trust fund to open a bar there. On the day of their 5th wedding anniversary, Amy goes missing.... Read more »

Halloween Short Story Contest

Halloween Short Story Contest

October 7, 2014 • Hannah Robideaux, Staff Writer  
Filed under News, Top Stories

As you may or may not know, October is upon us, and Halloween is just around the corner. It is the season of plastic pumpkins and horror movies, and to get in the spirit The Authored Ascension is holding its fourth annual Halloween Short Story Contest. We’re looking for students, 8-12, to send... Read more »

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