Lydia Urice

Echo News Roundup: May 9, 2022

Incoming editor-in-chief Lydia Urice takes the desk form graduating editor-in-chief Jackson Parks to share this week’s headlines: schedule, finals, men’s tennis, baseball team, men’s volleyball, women’s lacrosse, women’s soccer and track.

Breaking News: Students evacuate building

Students evacuated the high school building about 10:20 a.m. in response to a fire alarm. 
The alarm was sounded after smoked filled a science classroom during an experiment.  
According to an email from the school, “The fire department responded quickly, and no one was in danger.” 
Students returned to classes about 10:50 a.m.

Photo of the Week: Statesmen String Ensemble perform

Junior Eli Suppelsa turns the page of his sheet music during the Statesmen String Ensemble performance of junior Ethan Sanders’ composition. Students performed as either a large group and/or they performed other pieces in smaller ensemble groups. The concert took place on Wednesday, March 9, at the Webster Groves Presbyterian Church. Photo by Lydia Urice