The Authored Ascension

  • Freaky Friday: Behind the Curtains

    Freaky Friday: Behind the Curtains

    Grace Darnall, Contributing Author

    November 2, 2018

    This past week was show week for Freaky Friday, and it was as crazy as one can imagine. Everyone was excited to see this show finally come together, especially since it involved months of hard work. Though some people were talking about how exhausting it was to do the musical, in the end everything wa...

    Photo Credit: Grace Darnall

  • Oh My GOURD, What Happened to Fall?

    Oh My GOURD, What Happened to Fall?

    Lillian Broussard, Editor

    November 2, 2018

    As most of you know, the state of Louisiana is known for its extreme temperatures and humid climates.  Temperatures rising into the 100-degree scale is not uncommon. Needless to say, the dream of a “winter wonderland” or a “White Christmas” will most likely never be fulfilled. Down here, we spe...

    Photo Credit: Lillian Broussard

  • Halloween YL!

    Halloween YL!

    Sophie Hebert, Staff Writer

    November 2, 2018

    Everyone's favorite holiday is upon us (Halloween)! Young Life made sure to take advantage of this amazing holiday. On Monday October 22, Ascension students were invited to sophomore Cole Simon's house for a costume Halloween party. Everyone came in a costume, and they had a fashion show to show off...

    photo credit: Mari Perez

  • Volleyball Heads to State

    Volleyball Heads to State

    Quinn Billeaud, Staff Writer

    November 2, 2018

    Volleyball season is coming to an end shortly, much to the disappointment of the senior volleyball girls and their fans. This weekend is the volleyball state championship (which we hoepfully are going to win). And I have to say, I think we got a really good chance! So far this season the girls went...

    Photo Credit: Addie Vidrine

  • Too Old for Tricks and Treats?

    Too Old for Tricks and Treats?

    Anna Grace Franques, Co-Editor

    November 2, 2018

    It is Halloween time, which means it is time for costumes, haunted houses, and of course: trick-or-treating. In case you are unaware, there are now laws in certain states that have put age restrictions on trick-or-treating. Anyone who violates these laws could face fines up to $100 and even possible ja...

    Photo Credit: Emily Bourque

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Freaky Friday: Behind the Curtains
The Truth Behind the Mask

The Truth Behind the Mask

April 13, 2018

Ascension's drama department put on the musical Phantom of the Opera, and it was a lot of fun to do! Yes, many students, friends, and family...

Downtown’s James and the Giant Peach The Musical

Downtown’s James and the Giant Peach The Musical

April 13, 2018

22 years ago, James and the Giant Peach hit the big screen and is still popular today.  When young James spills some magical crocodile tongues,...

Phantom of the Opera: A Review

Phantom of the Opera: A Review

March 23, 2018

This week is the long awaited premier of Ascension's rendition of The Phantom of the Opera. The cast has been practicing for months, and they...

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Oh My GOURD, What Happened to Fall?
Written Homework Affects Students’ Academic Performance?

Written Homework Affects Students’ Academic Performance?

October 26, 2018

According to the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, researchers have found that after four hours of homework every week,...

First Quarter Teacher Comments

First Quarter Teacher Comments

October 26, 2018

Tis’ the season for teacher comments and report cards. The time where your parents celebrate or complain about the comments your teachers have...

To Theme Or Not To Theme?

To Theme Or Not To Theme?

September 28, 2018

In the infamous words of Hamlet: “To Theme or Not to Theme, that is the question” ...or at least, it went something like that. What has...

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Senior Spotlight: Sean Micheal Brady

Lauren Liprie, Staff Writer
November 9, 2018

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Jordan Berube, Staff Writer
November 9, 2018

Senior Spotlight: Lizzy Hall

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November 9, 2018

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