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  • Mr. Anderson.

    Mr. Anderson.

    Quinn Billeaud, Staff Writer

    December 14, 2018

    Mr. Anderson is a special sort of dude. He's super chill, super helpful, he's a great math teacher, and he's got this awesome Mad Scientist look to him. His chalk stained corduroy pants are legendary and his tie selection is truly iconic. Even if you've never had him as a teacher before, you know he's...

  • All I Want for Christmas is YL

    All I Want for Christmas is YL

    Anna Grace Franques, Co-Editor

    December 7, 2018

    Tis the season for all things Christmas: presents, lights, decorations, Christmas trees, and of course Younglife! On December 4, 2018, students from 9-12th grade gathered at junior Hannah Gaspard’s house to ring in the holiday season. What better way to celebrate than by singing famous Christmas son...

    Photo Credit: Addie Vidrine

  • Blue Gator Cheer: The Road to State

    Blue Gator Cheer: The Road to State

    Piper Blancher, Co-Editor

    December 7, 2018

    Get on your feet, Blue Gator fans! This past Saturday, December 1 the Blue Gator Varsity traveled to New Orleans to compete in the LHSAA State Spirit Competition. The squad competed against eleven other Division III squads and made it the finals where they placed fourth in the state. Their journey...

    Photo Credit: Andrea McBride

  • It’s Code O’Clock!!

    It’s Code O’Clock!!

    Lauren Liprie, Staff Writer

    December 7, 2018

    The Hour of Code started as an introduction to computer science, designed to make coding easier to understand and to show that anybody can learn the basics. During the time of Hour of Code at Ascension, students participated in activities that encourage the widespread of coding. With the technological advanceme...

    Photo Courtesy of Mrs. Bourque

  • “ArE yOu WeArInG sHoRtS uNdEr ThOsE?”

    “ArE yOu WeArInG sHoRtS uNdEr ThOsE?”

    Graci Hargrave, Staff Writer

    December 7, 2018

    Free Dress Fridays... what does that mean? That means we get to wear our normal clothes on the last Friday of the month, BUT the word free doesn't exactly cut it. On Friday, October 26th, Ms. Stephanie Fournet placed an all call throughout the school for any student wearing sweatpants or leggings...

The Holly Jolly Christmas Lock-In
Junior Trip: If You Were Not Sick Before, You Are Sick Now
Too Old for Tricks and Treats?
PSAT: The Dreadfully Boring Standardized Test
What is “Student Services”?
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It’s Code O’Clock!!
Freaky Friday: Behind the Curtains

Freaky Friday: Behind the Curtains

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,...

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,...

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Midterms=Death
Mr. Anderson.

Mr. Anderson.

December 14, 2018

Mr. Anderson is a special sort of dude. He's super chill, super helpful, he's a great math teacher, and he's got this awesome Mad Scientist look...

“ArE yOu WeArInG sHoRtS uNdEr ThOsE?”

“ArE yOu WeArInG sHoRtS uNdEr ThOsE?”

December 7, 2018

Free Dress Fridays... what does that mean? That means we get to wear our normal clothes on the last Friday of the month, BUT the word free...

Oh My GOURD, What Happened to Fall?

Oh My GOURD, What Happened to Fall?

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...

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Senior Spotlight: Isabella Santillo

Elise Juneau, Editor
December 14, 2018

Senior Spotlight: Beverly Richard

Graci Hargrave, Staff Writer
December 14, 2018

Senior Spotlight: Jhalen Brown

Olivia Renard, Staff Writer
December 7, 2018

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