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 »

New Students Adjust to Ascension

New Students Adjust to Ascension

September 29, 2014 • Madison Louviere, Staff Writer  
Filed under News, Top Stories

AES is growing more and more every year. This year, there are 24 new students walking the halls. Being at a new school with people you don’t know is hard, but the teachers and students at Ascension try to make it as easy as possible. According to Ms. Fournet, Ascension strongly suggests participating... Read more »

Senior Luke Butcher Named National Merit Semi-Finalist

Senior Luke Butcher Named National Merit Semi-Finalist

September 26, 2014 • Madison Louviere, Staff Writer  
Filed under News, Top Stories

Senior Luke Butcher is the second student in AES history to be named a National Merit semi-finalist. The National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test is given through the PSAT to juniors across the country each year in mid-October.  The highest possible score is a 240, and, generally, students who score... Read more »

Should an Atheist Run for Congress?

Should an Atheist Run for Congress?

September 17, 2014 • Tyler Malbreaux, Staff Writer  
Filed under Editorials, Top Stories

The ideal Congressman has several attributes that Americans take into consideration when voting during election time. They are usually business savvy people who have exceptional leadership and public speaking skills. They are able to easily influence a crowd of people just by the use of their professional... Read more »

The Work Behind Wonder Woman

The Work Behind Wonder Woman

September 17, 2014 • Hannah Robideaux, Staff Writer  
Filed under A&E, Top Stories

Monday during second period Cat Staggs and Amanda Deibert talked to the student body about what it was like to create comic books for a living. Artist and writer respectively, the parters are working together on a new edition of the Wonder Woman comic series. However, Staggs mostly talked about the... Read more »

Ascension Football 2014 Promises Great Season

Ascension Football 2014 Promises Great Season

September 11, 2014 • Harrison John, Staff Writer  
Filed under Sports, Top Stories

This year is going to be one to remember for the Blue Gator football team.  After opening the season with a shut-out against Grand Lake, the Gators are ready to be on home turf. This year is the first year the team is going to play all of their home game is the new stadium. It is looking better than... Read more »

Tomorrow’s Pep Rally Will “Go Old School”

Tomorrow's Pep Rally Will "Go Old School"

September 11, 2014 • Lauren Quibodeaux, Staff Writer  
Filed under News, Top Stories

Are you excited about our first home football game? If not, or even if you are, there will be a pep rally this Friday to build excitment for the game and for fall sports! “This pep rally will have the bones and layout of the previous years, but the activities and atmosphere  planned is completely... Read more »

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