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  • Volleyball’s Annual Pink Game

    Volleyball’s Annual Pink Game

    Jordan Berube, Staff Writer

    October 5, 2018

    As y'all might know, October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and every year the Ascension and STM volleyball teams play the Pink Game. This game is one of the biggest of the year, because so many families have been affect in the community and, sadly, players have lost family members from this terrible...

  • Tea Time

    Tea Time

    Addie Vidrine, Staff Writer

    September 29, 2018

    This past weekend our 2018 homecoming court gathered together for a tea party! This tea was a time for the girls to hang out and enjoy a relaxing afternoon with each other before the hectic week of homecoming starts. These girls got dressed in pretty dresses with their hair and makeup done and sat ar...

  • Puppies and Kittens and Squirrels, Oh My!

    Puppies and Kittens and Squirrels, Oh My!

    Piper Blancher, Co-Editor

    September 28, 2018

    This Friday, September 21, was Ascension's annual Blessing of the Pets ceremony. Taking place under the pavilion during break, all-school chaplain Father Brant Montgomery presided over the ceremony with a prayer for the school and a blessing of health for the animals. Father Montgomery even went on to...

    Photo Credit: Piper Blancher

  • To Theme Or Not To Theme?

    To Theme Or Not To Theme?

    Anna Grace Franques, Co-Editor

    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 come to the attention of many Blue Gator football fans in the past few weeks is the controversy surrounding the themes of the games. After two games in a row in ...

    Photo Credit: Mia Dardar @miadardar

  • First YL of the Year!

    First YL of the Year!

    Sophie Hebert, Staff Writer

    September 21, 2018

    Ascension students from freshman to seniors all love to be a part of this amazing group called Young Life. Once a week this group gets together at someone's house, has a dance party, eats, plays games, and at the end of the night, the counselors read a Bible verse and share a story. Ascension and Lafayette...

    picture credit: Chelsie Guidry

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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...

Fortnite “Battle Royale”

Fortnite “Battle Royale”

March 16, 2018

You may have heard of Fortnite, but do you really know what it is? To get it started, so you get a visual of this massive takeover of a plain...

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The Most Hated Test of the Year: The ACT

The Most Hated Test of the Year: The ACT

September 14, 2018

Yup, it's that time of the year again. With the beginning of school comes the reminder that the ACT must be taken... again. This exam is the...

Are the Dardar Emails Picture Perfect?

Are the Dardar Emails Picture Perfect?

August 31, 2018

Everyone at the SMP campus knows of the absurd emails from Mr./Coach Chris Dardar. Topics of these emails range from students' faces to the weather...

Inside or Outside?

Inside or Outside?

August 24, 2018

There is a new rule at Ascension: students are not allowed to come into the main building during break and lunch. Teachers believe that supervision...

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