Browsing All Posts published on »May, 2016«

Italy Offers Numerous Wonders for Travel

May 31, 2016 by


Going to new places and experiencing new things is always a good way to get in touch with the world. There are so many adventures outside of Fleetwood; one of these is Italy. Italy was founded in 1861. One of the main cities in Italy that people tour is Rome. In the city of Rome, […]

Holiday Honors Service To Country

May 27, 2016 by


Memorial Day is a day on which those who died in active military service are remembered. Memorial Day will be celebrated on the thirtieth of May this year, the last Monday of the month. This day is considered a federal holiday in the United States. Memorial Day used to be recognized as “Decoration Day,” which was first […]

Random Cheese: What Were You Most Looking forward to at Prom?

May 26, 2016 by


“To be with my friends,” senior Katie Lochman said. “Nothing,” senior Lacey Griess said. “Taking pictures with my friends,” senior Taylor Angstadt said. “To get the American experience of prom,” senior Skorpan Eriksson said. “Spending time with my friends and taking photos,” senior Maddy Wood said. “I am excited to see the princes and princesses,” […]

Race For White House Comes To Pennsylvania

May 25, 2016 by


The race for the White House began in mid-March of last year when Ted Cruz announced that he was running for president. Since then, twenty-three total candidates have tried running. Now, with only a few months until one candidate from each party earns the nomination, primary elections are in full swing. There are currently five […]

German Club Hosts Numerous Upcoming Events

May 24, 2016 by


On Wednesday, 20 April 2016, the German Club served Eis and Heiss. Eis and Heiss just means hot ice cream. This comes with your choice of vanilla or chocolate ice cream with hot fruit sauce on top. The two topping choices are raspberry and peaches. To save time and effort, the sauce will be microwaved […]

Fleetwood Boys Volleyball Team off to a Good Start

May 23, 2016 by


Back in 2015, Fleetwood Boys’ Volleyball finished with a disappointing record. “Last year, we were pretty inexperienced and couldn’t hold up against the county’s really good seniors,” junior Shane Burt said. The team came into 2016 hoping for a more prosperous season. The season did not get off to an ideal start. Fleetwood lost its […]

Cody Moser is Student Of The Month

May 19, 2016 by


Cody Moser was recently named male student of the month for April. Cody Moser is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Jason Moser. Cody has gone to Fleetwood since Kindergarten. At Fleetwood, Cody is President of the Pride Student Committee.  He is a member of FBLA, and he sings in the high school choir. He […]

Olivia Leenhouts is Student of The Month

May 18, 2016 by


Olivia Leenhouts was April’s female student of month. Olivia is involved in color guard, Artifact, NAHS, art, and the theatre club, for which she acts as president. Outside of school, Olivia is involved in the Reading Buccaneers and Classics colorguard. Her plans after high school involve attending High Point University for theatre production. Her parents […]

Random Cheese: What Are Your Thoughts on Jorts?

May 17, 2016 by


“They’re coming back,” senior Thayjas Patil said. “They’re back in style,” senior Ian O’Keefe said. “They’re good, if you can pull them off,” junior Ryan Skepanski said. “Pfft,” junior Cole Strange said. “They’re pretty excellent,” study hall monitor Joshua Werstler said. “I hate them,” junior Kirsten Knoll said. “It’s a ‘no’ for me,” junior Shane […]

2016 Fashion Trends Model 80s

May 16, 2016 by


As we step into a new year, we say goodbye to our old clothing and start thinking about the latest trends of 2016. Styles have drastically changed over the years. The 80s are back! Bright colors, lace, and even new makeup trends have returned. Fashion trends even go as far as sunglasses. Ray Ban sunglasses […]

Fleetwood Track And Field Team Season Begins Strong

May 3, 2016 by


Fleetwood Track and Field is coming off of the most successful season in its history. After an undefeated finish for the boys team and a very strong season for the girls in 2015, the team will look to continue its dominance in Berks County. Last year saw some of the team’s strongest performers graduate, meaning […]

FBLA Visits Philadelphia Flyers

May 2, 2016 by


On Monday, 7 March 2016, eight members from FBLA attended a sports and entertainment seminar at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia. Tara Wily, Taylor Landis, Amanda Meck, Amanda Biedler, Chris Logar, Marissa Werley, Dayna Lochman, and Kristen Knoll are the eight students who were able to partake of the knowledge during the seminar. The […]