Spotlight

Face-Off: Is Homecoming worth the hype?

Homecoming: one of the pivotal events in a high school student’s life. But is it really worth the hype? Conant Crier News Co-Editor Morgan James and writer Aparna Sarma debate the importance of attending...

Girls golfer qualifies for state

For the past three seasons, Michelle Zhang, ‘19, has qualified for the Illinois High School Association (IHSA) Sectionals for girls’ golf through her team winning Regionals. Each time, she has not advanced to State....

Homecoming makeup on a budget

With Homecoming right around the corner, planning a makeup look can be challenging and expensive. However, with these recommendations, you can create an affordable, full-face makeup look and look runway ready. Here are some...

How to deal with awkward situations

Awkward situations are unavoidable in high school, as well as in life. Luckily, there are ways to recover from them. Whether the reason is nervousness, stress, or just that someone didn’t know how to...

How to tame curly, unmanageable hair

One of the easiest ways to bring an outfit to the next level is with a hairstyle. But for those of us with curly hair, the thought of simply running our fingers through our...