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The 2012 Senior Class Council

The 2012 Senior Class Council

Student Elects Look Ahead to Make a Better School Year By Quinn Porter On Friday May 12th, the Dominican student body elected the 2012 Dominican student councils, with the senior class council consisting of elected president Elizabeth Mueller, Vice President Chris Vance, Secretary Taylor Brockman, and Treasurer Max Pignotti, along with sophomore Sydney Manista as [...]

“The Avengers” Smashes Box Office Numbers

“The Avengers” Smashes Box Office Numbers

The Newest Superhero Flick On Top Opening Weekend  By Andrew Hobbs Marvel’s latest superhero movie, directed by Josh Whedon, pulled in 200.3 million alone on its opening weekend in the US, while it skyrocketed to more than 600 million worldwide. The highly anticipated movie gained widespread critical acclaim with the LA Times saying, “Director, Whedon [...]

Tragedy in the Arizonian Desert

Tragedy in the Arizonian Desert

By Quinn Porter Authorities in Gilbert, Arizona allege that 39-year-old Jason Todd Ready, a former Marine with connections to neo-Nazi and anti-immigrant groups, shot and killed four people and himself on Wednesday, May 2nd. It was described as a violent domestic argument by a neighbor who called the police.  According to Abcnews, Sergeant Bill Balafas [...]

Zimmerman Makes Bail

Zimmerman Makes Bail

In Midst of Controversial Case, He Hides from Death Threats By Quinn Porter George Zimmerman returns into hiding after his $150,000 bail was paid on Monday for the alleged second-degree murder of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin on February 26th in Florida. Zimmerman’s location is remaining anonymous to the public and police are monitoring his whereabouts using [...]

Girls Finish Strong in Shorewood Soccer Tournament

Girls Finish Strong in Shorewood Soccer Tournament

The Lady Knights Soccer Team Finished  3rd Over the Weekend By Andrew Hobbs The Lady Knights Soccer team took part in the annual Shorewood soccer tournament and finished strongly in 3rd against top teams in the area. The girls faced off against Nicolet in the first round of the tournament losing to the Division 1 [...]

The Cabin in the Woods Brings Fresh Storyline

The Cabin in the Woods Brings Fresh Storyline

Successfully Rebels Against Rules of Horror By Quinn Porter Drew Goddard’s The Cabin in the Woods takes on a new perspective on the horror genre, with plot twists and some satiric themes; it has received positive feedback from audiences after its opening on April 13th. The story is about five college students—Dana (Kristen Connolly), Curt [...]

Secret Service Agents Involved in Colombian Prostitution Scandal

Secret Service Agents Involved in Colombian Prostitution Scandal

11 Secret Service Employees Under Investigation By Andrew Hobbs During President Obama’s trip to the Colombian city of Cartagena for the Summit of the Americas, 11 US Secret Service and military employees were accused of hiring prostitutes while the President was still in the city. The incident took place the night before the President was [...]

Duane Wilson Commits to Marquette!

Duane Wilson Commits to Marquette!

  DHS Point Guard to Play for Marquette University By Elizabeth Mueller Dominican students have much to cheer about! After school Tuesday, March 20, 2012, Duane Wilson, a DHS junior and starting point guard for the knights, committed to play basketball at Marquette University (MU). This news was met by cheering family members, friends, and [...]

French Shootings Send Country To Highest State of Alert

French Shootings Send Country To Highest State of Alert

Three Shootings in France have Led to National Manhunt for Killer By Andrew Hobbs Three separate shootings in the south of France have led to a national man hunt for one man. The three shootings all conducted by the same man have caused the nation to declare a “scarlet alert” for the first time. The [...]

The Knights Win Big in Madison

The Knights Win Big in Madison

DHS Takes Home State Championship By Quinn Porter The Dominican boys basketball team won its 3rd WIAA and 10th overall state championship, 61-43, on Saturday against the Cuba City Cubans in the Division-Four Final at the Kohl Center in Madison. The Cubans were undefeated (27-0) and came into the game defeating teams by an average [...]

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