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Student’s First All School Mass

Student's First All School Mass

August 25, 2016

Bishop Carroll students attended their first all school Mass celebrated by new school chaplain Father Sam Brand on Friday. Fr. Brand, a 2006 graduate of Bishop Carroll, discussed the beating heart of Carroll. Sophomore Kate Martin mentioned the importance of this first meeting of the student body....

Meet the 2016-2017 Flyer Editors!

Meet the 2016-2017 Flyer Editors!

August 25, 2016

From left to right: Mary Ebberwein – Editor; I enjoy running cross country and track for BC. In my non-existent free time, I look forward to star gazing, riding in old trucks blaring country music, and swing dancing. And if you ever want to make me super happy, pick me some wild flowers! Grace...

Photo Journalism Contest Winners

Photo Journalism Contest Winners

May 25, 2016

  Emily Bush’s picture of a ballet performer won Top Picture at the end-of-semester Photojournalism award ceremony on Wednesday. Bush snapped the picture for the People at Work or Play assignment. The lines, lighting and the graceful pose (she is holding fourth position) make for a stri...

Farewell Mass

Farewell Mass

May 23, 2016

Photos by Katie Gross and Drew Davis ...

Open Letter to Father Sam Brand

Open Letter to Father Sam Brand

May 17, 2016

Dear Fr. Sam Brand, Welcome back to high school. Ten years ago you roamed the halls of Carroll: 400 hall, Notre Dame hall, squeeze hall, etc. We’re excited to welcome you back into the halls amongst the sea of plaid skirts and ties, but instead of sporting the stylish parker polo and khakis, yo...

Staff Anticipates Fr. Brand

Staff Anticipates Fr. Brand

May 17, 2016

Fr. Sam Brand will be Bishop Carroll’s next chaplain. As a graduate in the class of 2006, many teachers are familiar with him and are excited to see what he brings to Carroll. Mrs. Harshberger: “I can’t imagine any priest that wouldn’t be good for the school. I think every chaplain I’ve...

BC Welcomes Father Sam Brand as New Chaplain

BC Welcomes Father Sam Brand as New Chaplain

May 16, 2016

Father Samuel Brand was named the new chaplain at Bishop Carroll on Sunday. On Monday, Flyer staff member Mary Ebberwein caught up with Fr. Brand for a quick interview. Look for more coverage on the new chaplain later in the week. By Mary Ebberwein Ten years ago, Father Samuel Brand was a youn...

Farewell Father Ben

Farewell Father Ben

Noah Burgess

May 13, 2016

Father Ben Green shares a few thoughts about his time here at Bishop Carroll. He spends his last day with his class of seniors outside playing Frisbee. Q: What are you going to miss most about Bishop Carroll? A: "Besides Mac Lary (Mackenzie Lary), the community." Q: What was your favorite part? A: "I enjoyed the ...

BREAKING NEWS: Father Ben Green leaving BC

BREAKING NEWS: Father Ben Green leaving BC

May 13, 2016

Below is the text of an email that Father sent out to staff. It was read over the intercom to students before first hour today: It's the time of year where pastors line up their draft picks hoping for the good associate, parishes are abuzz with all kinds of speculation, and Jim Nance turns up the heat ...

Cundiff hired as new hoops coach; former WSU star brings ‘knowledge, experience’

Cundiff hired as new hoops coach; former WSU star brings 'knowledge, experience'

April 8, 2016

By Danica Larkey Former Wichita State star Gary Cundiff has been hired as the new boys basketball coach at Bishop Carroll, Athletic Director Larry Dostert told the Flyer in an exclusive this morning. Cundiff has a lot of experience, coaching all levels of basketball, including middle school, high schoo...

Political Rallies in Kansas

Political Rallies in Kansas

March 8, 2016

Flyer students attended various rallies during the hype of the Super Saturday caucus. Photos by Katie Gross ...

Girls basketball gets defensive, earns trip to 5A state tournament

Girls basketball gets defensive, earns trip to 5A state tournament

March 7, 2016

By Noah Jenkins, Journalism The girls basketball team defeated Maize 38-33 on Saturday night to win a sub-state championship and earn a spot in the Class 5A state tournament in Topeka’s Expocentre. Carroll’s girls, now 18-4, started out the game with an 18-8 lead, one of their fastest starts of the season. Leadi...

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