Trip of a lifetime

By Randy Speer, The Circuit Suitcase: $70; Renewing an international visa: $190; Round trip ticket to Brazil: $2,200. Seeing your family for the first time in nearly three years: Priceless. Benedictine volleyball player Mila Araujo will return to her hometown of Francisco Moratio, Brazil after her teammates fundraised enough money to purchase her a round […]

Weston’s Applefest to be held in early October

By Lauren Hankes, Special to the Circuit Historic Weston, Missouri celebrates its 28th Applefest Oct. 1-2. Applefest is an annual event where the streets of Weston are filled with everything apple. “Apples, apple cider, apple pie, apple dumplings, caramel covered apples and apple fritters,” said Hanna Torline, Benedictine College senior, listing some of the apple […]

Enactus advances to nationals

Maria Ambuul, Special to The Circuit Benedictine College’s Enactus team brought home the regional championship trophy from their trip to Chicago, and hope to continue their success at the Enactus National Competition in May. According to enactusunitedstates.org, at the competitions, “Each of these teams has 17-minutes to showcase their entrepreneurial projects that are not only […]