Echoes of Carmel

Review: Battle of the King Cakes!

Review: Battle of the King Cakes!

Madison Leze, Echoes Writer

February 28, 2019

As Mardi Gras season is approaching, stuffing our faces with king cake is too. There are so many king cakes to choose from how is someone supposed to find the king cake that satisfies his or her needs. Luckily, I have found some of the best king cakes around the city. Read on to hear about the best king...

Doin’ It Smaller: Anthony Davis to Leave Pelicans?

Doin’ It Smaller: Anthony Davis to Leave Pelicans?

Destiny Sanders, Echoes Writer

February 28, 2019

Since Pelicans power forward and center Anthony Davis has announced his desire to be traded to another NBA team, what does that mean for the Pelicans? Instead of saying “Do It Bigger,” Pels fans are thinking that we are “Doin' It Smaller.” Even though Davis will be a free agent in July 2020,...

Shouldn’t Every Day Be Valentine’s Day?

Shouldn’t Every Day Be Valentine’s Day?

Destiny Sanders, Echoes Writer

February 28, 2019

Valentine’s Day is a special day of the year. Millions of cards, flowers, and chocolates are exchanged to show love towards another person. But why does our culture pick one day out of the whole year to show how much we love someone? Birthdays, Christmases, and special events are opportunities we...

An Interview with Lorraine Steigner, Frosh Queen

An Interview with Lorraine Steigner, Frosh Queen

Ella Clouatre, Echoes Writer

February 26, 2019

On the night of February 15th, the ninth grade had the time of their lives at the Frosh Queen Dance. Towards the end of thedance, Lorraine Steigner was named the Frosh Queen! When you were called for the nomination, how did you feel about it? ★ It was a pretty crazy feeling. Some people told me ...

Freshmen Pick the Frosh Queen Nominees & Court

Freshmen Pick the Frosh Queen Nominees & Court

Ella Clouatre, Echoes Writer

February 26, 2019

On the night of February 15th, the ninth grade had the time of their lives at the Frosh Queen Dance. Towards the end of the dance, the nominees for Frosh Queen were introduced. The nominees included: Jillian Bruno, Ella Clouatre, Molly Clouatre, Tatum Clouatre, Olivia Edler, Mia Formaster, Lorraine...

Review: Super Bowl Halftime Show Disappoints Some Spongebob Fans

Review: Super Bowl Halftime Show Disappoints Some Spongebob Fans

Alyssa Trahant, Echoes Writer

February 26, 2019

On February 3rd, 2019, the NFL hosted its annual Super Bowl game in Atlanta. As usual, football fans were anticipating the event, but many other non-sports fans enjoy tuning in for the halftime show—especially since the Saints weren't playing. The 2019 Super Bowl show featured Maroon 5 and guest appearances...

(Girls) Run the World: Women in Politics

(Girls) Run the World: Women in Politics

Anastasia Walker, Echoes Writer

February 26, 2019

Women are getting involved in politics like never before. According to Rutgers Center for American Women and Politics, 23.7% of Congress seats are filled by women, including 43 colored women. The number of women governors have gone up from 6 to 9 since 2018, a record number. Women also hold 28.6% of the st...

Thankful for a Carmelite Education: Reflections from Students

Thankful for a Carmelite Education: Reflections from Students

Sophia Sonnier, Reagan Laird, Ella Clouatre, and Audrey Reynaud

February 15, 2019

Sophia Sonnier, Class of 2023: Having the gift of Carmelite education has been a blessing for me. I am fortunate enough to not only go to a very academic and athletic school, but also a Carmelite school. Being able to pray multiple times a day with my peers gives me a deeper connection to them, a...

STK Success at the Louisiana Thespian Festival

STK Success at the Louisiana Thespian Festival

Echoes Staff

February 8, 2019

Our amazing STK members traveled to Northwestern State University in Natchitoches, LA for the 2019 Louisiana Thespian Festival on January 25 & 26. We are so proud  to announce that all six of our Individual Events earned a Superior and qualified for International Thespian Festival: Solo Musical...

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