The LeSabre

“Show me your friends, I’ll show you your future.”

“Show me your friends, I’ll show you your future.”

Autumn Fosteson, Journalist
December 13, 2016
Filed under Showcase, SHS Student Life

An important message was brought into the halls of SHS last week, as Aaron Davis used his 42 years of life experience to inspire kindness, perseverance, and the idea that you are the author of your own story. Telling stories of his childhood in Lincoln dreaming of the day he would play in Cornhusk...

Artist Grace Forberg

Artist Grace Forberg

James Gaffy, Journalist
December 12, 2016
Filed under Showcase, Student Masterpieces

Grace Forberg is an artist who's always loved art. Her grandmother painted, and that really caught her eye as a young girl, so she's always loved art. I asked Grace a few questions about her art, this is what she had to say. 1. Where do you get your inspiration for your art? "I get a lot of ...

The Red Sand Project

The Red Sand Project

Nolan Boe, Journalist
December 9, 2016
Filed under Showcase, SHS Student Life

There is something truly horrific happening in the world, in this country, and even in this state. With an annual revenue of over $150 billion, this is the second largest criminal industry in the world, currently trapping over 21 million victims. The scariest part? We fought a war to surely end this...

Author Cob Franzmeier

Author Cob Franzmeier

James Gaffy, Journalist
December 9, 2016
Filed under Showcase, Student Masterpieces

Jacob Franzmeier, or as his friends call him, Cob, is an author and poet here at Sartell who is very eager to share his work with the world. I asked Cob a few questions about himself and his work and here's what he said. 1. What inspires you to write your poetry? "Honestly, the inspiration for my poems com...

SHS students debate the insanity plea

SHS students debate the insanity plea

Holly Greer and Sloan Schwarzentraub
December 7, 2016
Filed under Showcase, SHS Student Life

Last week on November 28th, Mrs. Wilson's college speech class chose a side to debate the insanity plea. The affirmative side, Julianna Tavale, Alyssa Brix, Mitchell Dockendorf, Jake Shea, Sara Higgins, Jared Ostendorf, Isaac Stark, Tanya Paul, and Jaret Janu all argued to change the insanity plea....

Spanish Club!!

Spanish Club!!

Beth Bierscheid, Journalist
December 6, 2016
Filed under Showcase, SHS Student Life

¡Hola amigos! On Wednesday, November 23rd the Spanish Club had their monthly meeting. The Spanish Club president and vice president supplied chips and salsa for everyone to enjoy. Spanish Club is supervised by Mrs. Madrigal along with the President, Bailey Offerdahl, and Vice President, Kayla Tem...

Sartell Middle School band concert!

Sartell Middle School band concert!

Beth Bierscheid, Journalist
December 2, 2016
Filed under Arts and Theatre, Events, Music

What better way to start out December than to listen to the youth of our community create amazing music? The 5th, 6th, 7th, and 8th grade band members had their first concert on December 1st, 2016. There were two concerts that took place, which included one for the 5th and 6th graders and one for the...

Sartell’s necessary and newest club

Sartell’s necessary and newest club

Erica Stambaugh, Journalist
December 2, 2016
Filed under SHS Student Life

Sartell's GSA club is a recent addition, meeting for the first time this past week. The acronym stands for Gay Straight Alliance. GSA clubs offer students of any sexuality a safe and supportive place to talk and ask questions. Most clubs also take an active role locally by organizing events and engagi...

Student volunteer of the year: Logan Payne

Student volunteer of the year: Logan Payne

Matt Schnettler, Journalist
November 18, 2016
Filed under Showcase, SHS Student Life

Sartell student, Logan Payne, recently became the first ever winner of the Sartell Chamber of Commerce's student volunteer of the year. He was nominated by his pastor for outstanding volunteer work in the Sartell area. Logan plays an active role in the community.  He is in Boy Scouts.  For his Eagle...

The Mannequin Challenge

The Mannequin Challenge

Alex Pringle, Journalist
November 18, 2016
Filed under SHS Student Life, Video and Audio

Internet users all over the world have been seeing videos and/or hearing about the "Mannequin Challenge" lately. What is this you ask? It is a group of people who imitate mannequins. It all started on October 26th at Edward H. White High School in Jacksonville Florida and was a viral sensation inspiring...

The Lulu Epidemic

The Lulu Epidemic

Cami Doman and Brandan Walz
October 31, 2016
Filed under Showcase, SHS Student Life, Video and Audio

Lululemon.  What is it? The yoga-inspired athletic company had its humble beginnings in Vancouver in 1998. The popularity has grown throughout the years, reaching multiple demographics. What was once a store just for rich hippies has now transferred onto the bodies of Sartell High School students. ...

SHS dancers compete in ‘Miss Dance Team MN’

SHS dancers compete in ‘Miss Dance Team MN’

Holly Greer, Journalist
October 31, 2016
Filed under SHS Student Life

On October 16th, several Sartell Dance Team members competed in the annual Miss Dance Team Minnesota competition at Eastview High School for the title of "Miss Dance Team MN." The competition consisted of an interview process, modeling, and a solo performance from each of the dancers. Seniors,...

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