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La La Land dances its way to seven Golden Globes

La La Land dances its way to seven Golden Globes

Matt Schnettler, Journalist
January 18, 2017
Filed under Matt's Movie Corner, Movies and Books

The Golden Globes, awarded by the Hollywood Foreign Press, is always the first awards show of the year and the first indicator of what movies you should've been watching last year. This year, a total of seventeen movies and sixteen TV shows were nominated, but one came out as the clear winner. Movies...

Sartell’s Got Talent!

Sartell’s Got Talent!

Hannah Kosloski, Journalist
January 17, 2017
Filed under Events, Showcase, SHS Student Life

It's just past 9:00am and everyone is busy plowing through their assignments. Teachers are wrapping up their final lessons for the week with an insane amount of gusto, and pens are hard at work taking down notes for next week's test. But no one is focused. Everyone is gathered together (in spirit...

Matt’s Movie Corner: Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

Matt’s Movie Corner: Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

Matt Schnettler, Journalist
January 5, 2017
Filed under Entertainment, Matt's Movie Corner, Movies and Books

I've been looking forward to this one for a long time. The world has been looking forward to this for a long time. Rogue One is the first standalone Star Wars movie. It doesn't star any characters from previous movies, and it was created by a bunch of people with no previous affiliation the the fran...

Rock and Roll Christmas Spectacular

Rock and Roll Christmas Spectacular

Hannah Kosloski, Journalist
January 4, 2017
Filed under Entertainment, Music, Showcase, Video and Audio

Over break, the weekend before Christmas, I had the wondrous opportunity to see the most delightful show at the Pioneer Place: The Rock and Roll Christmas Spectacular. This show is nothing like you've seen before... it's a combination of old-as-time Christmas carols and hard 80's rock and roll. Just ima...

Keeping Christ in Christmas with the Bethlehemian Rhapsody

Keeping Christ in Christmas with the Bethlehemian Rhapsody

Tarah Casper, Journalist
January 3, 2017
Filed under Entertainment

During this holiday season, it is easy to forget the reason for the season. As a way to help promote keeping Christ in Christmas, Mark Bradford wrote a parody to Queen's famous Bohemian Rhapsody to commemorate the birth of Jesus Christ two millennia ago. Bradford recruited Darla Robinson to direct the...

Actors with the most moo-la-la

Actors with the most moo-la-la

Mackenzie Krueger, Journalist
January 3, 2017
Filed under Entertainment

1. Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson Topping the leaderboard with a crazy $64.5 million dollars, Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson takes the cake as the highest paid actor in America. He earned these big bucks by having rock solid box office numbers in his many movies over the years. He also began with launchin...

Looking back on the LAST FIVE YEARS

Looking back on the LAST FIVE YEARS

Mackenzie Krueger, Journalist
January 3, 2017
Filed under Entertainment, Reviews

The Last Five Years, a movie musical, is filled with incredible music correlating to a story about a failed marriage told from two different perspectives. The woman, Kathy, starts the story backwards and goes in reverse throughout the movie. The man, Jamie, tells his side of the story beginning to e...

Cast of Friends: Where Are They Now?

Cast of Friends: Where Are They Now?

Mackenzie Krueger, Journalist
January 3, 2017
Filed under Entertainment

The beloved television show Friends ended its run over 10 years ago. The last episode aired on May 6th, 2004 and then the hilarious actors went their separate ways. The show gained so much success during its run, including 62 Emmy nominations and six wins. Even after the show's finale, the legacy still li...

Who really is Santa Claus?

Who really is Santa Claus?

Faith Schlecht, Journalist
January 3, 2017
Filed under Entertainment

During this holiday time, many may wonder about the thought of Santa Claus and how he came to be. It is time to shed some light onto the history of a man who comes through the chimney every December 25th and delivers presents to children. It all starts in the country of Turkey, with a man named Saint...

Top Five Christmas Movies As Chosen By The LeSabre Staff

Top Five Christmas Movies As Chosen By The LeSabre Staff

Matt Schnettler, Journalist
December 21, 2016
Filed under Matt's Movie Corner, Showcase

Christmas is the only holiday with a genre of movies devoted to it, and that's something worth celebrating. I polled the LeSabre staff to find what Christmas movies are their favorites. I took those results and threw together a complex point value system ballot of 10 great Christmas movies. Here are...

Top 5 Brad Pitt Movies to watch this Brad-Pittsmas

Top 5 Brad Pitt Movies to watch this Brad-Pittsmas

Matt Schnettler, Journalist
December 21, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Movies and Books, Showcase

First came Jake Gyllenhaalloween, then Thanksgosling, and now the third and final in my line of celebrity/holiday pun based articles: Brad Pittsmas is here. Now let's be real, Brad Pitt has not had the best last few years from one of the year's worst reviewed movies to his divorce with Angelina Jolie. But in...

CRAP, I don’t know what to get them for Christmas!

CRAP, I don’t know what to get them for Christmas!

Jaren Martin, Journalist
December 21, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Lists: to give you the jist, Showcase

It's that time of year, folks. Christmas time is upon us, gifts are being exchanged, and egg nog is being poured. Many know the issue of not knowing what to get someone for Christmas. What kind of things do they like? What do I get when I don't have the money to get them something great? HAVE NO FEAR!...

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