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Marquette Messenger

The news site of Marquette High School

Marquette Messenger

The news site of Marquette High School

Marquette Messenger

New traditions, assemblies add to school spirit

New traditions, assemblies add to school spirit

Ellen Douglass, Arts & Leisure Editor October 22, 2010

The new administration has brought diversity, new Trivia Thursday hosts and different policies to MHS. Along with these new additions, Associate Principal Dr. Jennifer Sebold helped to put the "spirit"...

Business classes items start selling again

Carrie Hall, Page Designer October 19, 2010

It’s time to clear out the wallets; business management is back in action. Business management is a class offered at MHS that allows students to create and sell a product to the school. The class...

Rap inspires original music creations

Kevin Kafoury, Sports Editor October 15, 2010

Its roots sprung from South Bronx, New York in the late 1970s. Artists such as Grandmaster Flash, the Sugarhill Gang, and Afrika Bambaata soon carried out the new culture known as hip-hop, originally modeled...

Student singers post YouTube videos

Student singers post YouTube videos

Danielle Green, Page Designer October 15, 2010

Many celebrities have made their break into fame over the internet. Justin Bieber, Canadian R&B and pop singer, is one of the many well known celebrities who became famous through Youtube. Scooter...

Local bands gain attention, admirers

Local bands gain attention, admirers

Carrie Hall, Page Designer October 15, 2010

Fans, fame and recognition. Local bands are desperate to get their name out there and now bands are turning to their favorite bands to help them break out into the spotlight.  Bands like Hear Me Roar!...

Asian students speak out on widespread racial stereotypes

Michael Bruno, Features Editor October 15, 2010

Driven, but bad drivers. Intelligent, but nerdy. Proud, but culturally disconnected. The list of stereotypes toward Asians is full of positives and negatives. But some Asian students have found that...

Artropolis brings diversity to stores, offers locally created art for shoppers in West County

Artropolis brings diversity to stores, offers locally created art for shoppers in West County

Katelyn Rudolph, Community Editor October 15, 2010

In the Sears side of the Chesterfield Mall, multiple art stores have filled the spaces of formerly empty lots and are now called Artropolis. Artropolis, which opened in mid December of 2009, is a collection...

‘Getting There’ offers encouragement to troubled kids

Emily Miquelon, Illustrator October 7, 2010

Some students have problems getting there in school. "Getting There" is an academic assistance group that works with students to help them reach their full learning potential. Marianne Stuart, counselor,...

Purcell spends summer amid professional musicians

Purcell spends summer amid professional musicians

Melissa Jung, Staff Reporter September 27, 2010

Eminem and Rihanna? Try Beethoven and Brahms. While the former may have topped the Billboard charts, the latter topped the summer of Carter Purcell, senior. Purcell spent the majority of her summer...

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