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Best Buddies prep for Damar prom

Best Buddies prep for Damar prom

Erin O'Neill, Reporter

Each year, members of Cathedral Best Buddies partake in the Damar Academy prom, which is scheduled for April 19. Best Buddies moderator and Latin teacher Ms. Lucy Robie described that providing this event is a vital part of g...

March 28No Comments

Mission trip participants head to South Carolina

Mission trip participants head to South Carolina

Lauren Smith, Culture Page Co-Editor

According to director of campus ministry Mrs. Charlene Witka, the theme of the trip this year’s annual spring mission trip to Charleston, South Carolina is “We at Cathedral High School hope to be the lighthouse for others.” While...

March 23No Comments

Leaders at Cathedral reflect on ISTEP testing

Leaders at Cathedral reflect on ISTEP testing

Madi Tran, Reporter

While most of the student body had a two hour delay, the sophomores were required to take the ISTEP test. Passing ISTEP is mandatory to receive a diploma. Vice principal for academics Mr. Dennis Thomas said, “The...

March 23No Comments

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Easter vs Páscoa: President compares traditions

Easter vs Páscoa: President compares traditions

Mary Stempky, Reporter

President Mr. Rob Bridges would describe Carnival, a Lenten Celebration in Brazil as a Catholic holiday where you have a party to say goodbye to some of the excess and enjoyments...

March 23

Former head coach assumes new role

Former head coach assumes new role

Max Wirth, Reporter

Two years removed from a girls’ lacrosse State championship run and a dominating season, former Head Coach Mrs. Katie Erbe has taken assumed a new position: assistant. “I’m...

March 23

Freshman qualifies for riding competition

Freshman qualifies for riding competition

Sara Kress, Reporter

Freshman Diane Houk has been surrounded by horses her entire life, so it is not surprising that she took up the sport of horseback riding. “I started because my mom was...

March 21

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Recycling important for more than environment

Recycling important for more than environment

Megaphone Staff

Our recent presidential election has reminded many voters of important topics neglected since the last campaign season. Primary among these were the environment and economy. Although these issues are often...

March 24No Comments

DeVos: Wrong choice to lead our nation’s schools

DeVos: Wrong choice to lead our nation’s schools

Megaphone Staff

This month has included perhaps the most controversial presidential cabinet picks in our country’s history. However, none were more divided than President Trump’s education secretary, Mrs. Betsy DeVos. DeVos’s...

March 1No Comments

Student volunteers vital part of ShamrAuction tradition

Student volunteers vital part of ShamrAuction tradition

Megaphone Staff

Feb. 25 marks the annual ShamrAuction, the single largest fundraiser for our school. Last year’s event raised $682,000. The money supports programs from the arts to athletics to tuition assistance. However,...

February 10No Comments

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Faceoff: cold spring break

Faceoff: cold spring break

March 24

Traditionally, spring break is associated with going somewhere warm. Why not break this tradition and...

Faceoff: warm spring break

Faceoff: warm spring break

March 24

Spring is meant to be refreshing. The weather shapes up, so we should enjoy it. Why go skiing in the...

Kneeling during anthem: Acceptable

Kneeling during anthem: Acceptable

March 2

The United States of America, while being the land of the brave, is also the land of the free. As a land...

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