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  • Stop. Drop. Pass the Rolls.

    Stop. Drop. Pass the Rolls.

    Hannah Dees, Staff Writer

    November 17, 2017

    With Thanksgiving quickly approaching, the anticipation for delicious meals and tasty desserts grow with each passing hour. I’m sure you can perfectly picture your grandmother’s famous pecan pie or your aunt’s mouthwatering green bean casserole. Now your stomach is most likely growling and you...

  • Please Don’t Ask

    Please Don’t Ask

    Missy Bourdier, Staff Writer

    November 17, 2017

    As we get to the end of the year, the thoughts of the holidays tend to cross my mind. Like I am sure it is for most people, these months are filled with food, fun, and family. That all sounds fantastic, but as I am sure most high school kids can relate, with family gatherings comes awkward questions. And th...

  • The Girls Head to State

    The Girls Head to State

    Lizzy Hall, Staff Writer

    November 10, 2017

    Once again, the Ascension girls' volleyball team is heading to state this Thursday, November 8. They have been working hard for this since July, starting with summer workouts and practicing everyday, and they are ready. This year, to try something new, they went to Florida for team camp at the University...

  • Let’s CAN Hunger

    Let’s CAN Hunger

    Maddie Blackstone, Staff Writer

    November 10, 2017

    It's almost Thanksgiving and you know what that means...it's time to stock up on classic canned Thanksgiving favorites: cranberries, corn, green beans, and pumpkin. Everyone looks forward to November 23rd, the day when it is acceptable to stuff your face for 24 hours. While this is why some peopl...

  • Booksacks: Are They Really Necessary?

    Booksacks: Are They Really Necessary?

    Missy Bourdier, Staff Writer

    November 3, 2017

    Whether you call them booksacks or backpacks, these accessories have been considered completely necessary in order have a successful school day. It was not until last week that I started to question this all together. Monday, I had what most would call a rough morning, but I, however, just call it a ...

Let’s CAN Hunger

Let’s CAN Hunger

Maddie Blackstone, Staff Writer

November 10, 2017No Comments

It's almost Thanksgiving and you know what that means...it's time to stock up on classic canned Thanksgiving favorites: cr...

The Annual Homecoming Concert

The Annual Homecoming Concert

Maddie Blackstone, Staff Writer

October 13, 2017No Comments

One of the best parts of homecoming week at Ascension is all the fun activities that happen in the days leading up to Frid...

The 1-800-273-8255 Movement: Ascension on Ending the Stigma

The 1-800-273-8255 Movement: Ascension on Ending the Stigma

Olivia Matherne, Editor

October 6, 20171 Comment

The National Alliance on Mental Health has found that “approximately 1 in 5 youth aged 13–18 experiences a severe mental disorder at som...

The Juniors Go to College

The Juniors Go to College

Michael Schuab, Staff Writer

September 29, 2017No Comments

On Wednesday September 21, all of the Ascension juniors went to Baton Rouge for a college fair. The trip is an annual event for all...

Serving Our Community, One Day at a Time

Serving Our Community, One Day at a Time

Hannah Dees, Staff Writer

September 21, 2017No Comments

Here at Ascension, community service plays an important role in our school careers. There are always opportunities for our students ...

New Teacher Spotlight: Part II

New Teacher Spotlight: Part II

Quinn Billeaud, Staff Writer

September 15, 20171 Comment

Welcome to Part II of New Teacher Spotlight. The two new teachers featured today include Mr. Kennedy and Mrs. Hebert. On behalf of...

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Stop. Drop. Pass the Rolls.

Stop. Drop. Pass the Rolls.

Hannah Dees, Staff Writer

November 17, 2017No Comments

With Thanksgiving quickly approaching, the anticipation for delicious meals and tasty desserts grow with each passing hour. I’m sure you can perfectly picture your gran...

Ascension’s Fall Play Lost in Yonkers

Ascension’s Fall Play Lost in Yonkers

November 3, 2017

It is time once again for Ascension to put on their fall play, and the cast is getting pumped! The play, Lost in Yonkers by Neil Simon, tel...

The Annual Homecoming Concert

The Annual Homecoming Concert

October 13, 2017

One of the best parts of homecoming week at Ascension is all the fun activities that happen in the days leading up to Friday’s big ...

Recycling With a Twist

Recycling With a Twist

September 29, 2017

At the last art club meeting, the members realized they need to do more service. Ms. Ros and Mrs. Sellers, along with Senior Jillian Verzwyvelt,...

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Please Don’t Ask

Please Don’t Ask

Missy Bourdier, Staff Writer

November 17, 2017No Comments

As we get to the end of the year, the thoughts of the holidays tend to cross my mind. Like I am sure it is for most people, these months are filled with food, fun, and fami...

Life as a Student

Life as a Student

November 10, 2017

I am so done at the moment. Particularly with school. I'm just out here drowning in the schoolwork that consumes my life. I think we can all...

Booksacks: Are They Really Necessary?

Booksacks: Are They Really Necessary?

November 3, 2017

Whether you call them booksacks or backpacks, these accessories have been considered completely necessary in order have a successful school ...

It’s Fall Y’all!

It’s Fall Y’all!

October 13, 2017

We all have our favorite season, and as much as I love summer, there's something so captivating about fall. While we may live in Louisiana and ar...

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Senior Spotlight: Ethan Cannon

Senior Spotlight: Ethan Cannon

Laurel Guidry, Staff Writer
November 17, 2017

Senior Spotlight: Sage Hebert

Laurel Guidry, Staff Writer
November 17, 2017

Senior Spotlight: John Verzwyvelt

Olivia Brown, Staff Writer
November 10, 2017

Senior Spotlight: Natalie Brauns

Olivia Brown, Staff Writer
November 10, 2017

Senior Spotlight: Emily Floyd

Elise Juneau, Co-Editor
November 3, 2017

Senior Spotlight: Brady McBride

Elise Juneau, Co-Editor
November 3, 2017

Senior Spotlight: Vivian Fontenot

Erin McFaul, Staff Writer
October 27, 2017

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