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Preserving high school memories

Shannon Ors Senior Column

Shannon Ors, Web Editor
May 25, 2017

It was the year of Angry Birds, iPads, and The Black Eyed Peas. A single scoop of ice cream at Jersey Junction cost $1.90 and Wizards of Waverly Place was on TV. What a time to be a fifth grader. I have never been one to wallow in the past, but as the looming end of senior year approached an unavoidable nostalgia swept over me. I suddenly found myself wondering how the naivety of childhood somehow...

Tradition of Excellence turns 100

Maura Burns and Ashley Ward

2017 marks the 100th year of East Grand Rapids High School. In 1917, a small, brick schoolhouse was built on the grounds of the current Wealthy Elementary, housing grades 1-12. Over the past 100 years, the district has ad...

May 26, 2017

Class of 2017 Graduation Ceremony

Class of 2017 Graduation Ceremony

Asha Lewis, Managing Editor

May 26, 2017

Model UN team debuts first conference at East Grand Rapids High School

Caroline Pursley, Staff Writer

For the very first time, Model United Nations was held at our very own East Grand Rapids High School. On Sat. April 15, many new faces were seen at the conference as it was held to encourage people to come out and see what...

May 8, 2017

AP Week 2017

Keaton Smith, Photographer

April 28, 2017

Weeple kids succeed in DC: 9th place overall

Halsey Smith, Staff Writer

“We all couldn't stop celebrating and screaming,” said Marisa Mooney ‘18, reflecting on We the People’s top ten ranking this past weekend. Toward the beginning of Nationals on Saturday, the Weeple competitors felt un...

April 28, 2017

Student body given final decision on contentious student council elections

Auden Elliott, News Editor

The week after spring break is most often associated with tired faces and a sense of gloom in the student body who are mourning the end of their last break and dreading the beginning of a two month stretch to summer. Howeve...

April 27, 2017

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Opinion

Girls Basketball Attendance

Niki Ezeh, Staff Writer

May 22, 2017

When is it too early to start touring colleges?

Auden Elliott, News Editor

May 22, 2017

Jank or Dank: Safe Driving In The Senior Lot

Jack Theut, Business Manager

May 22, 2017

Choosing the right college

Hub Hejna, Staff Writer

May 22, 2017

Jank or Dank Kabookie Week

Jack Theut, Business Manager

May 22, 2017

Being a new kid in a school you have attended for 12 years

Shannon Ors, Web Editor

May 11, 2017

Senior exam exemptions

Annie Meyer-Rasmussen, Opinion Editor

April 25, 2017

There is no place like home

Hallie Butterer, Maura Burns, and Halsey Smith

March 9, 2017

Fake fans are everywhere

Fake fans are everywhere

Hallie Butterer, Staff Writer

February 2, 2017

Unhealthy Sleeping Patterns

Katherine Lykins, Staff Writer

January 9, 2017

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Phillip Picard Profile

Phillip Picard ‘17 sat in his plane’s cabin, with the instruments up in his face. He felt as if everything was up very close, but it wasn’t too tight. Just enough room to reach all the knobs comfortably, strapped in ...

May 22, 2017

Ellie Haun ’16: journey to veganism

Ellie Haun ’16: journey to veganism

Annie Meyer-Rasmussen, Opinion Editor

“Veganism is just my little quirk,” Ellie Haun ‘16 said. Haun has been a vegan since November of 2012. Her first vegan experience was during  a 28 day cleanse at the beginning of her freshman year. At first she...

May 22, 2017

Twins transition to college

Anna Dayton, Focus Editor

From cradle to college, the nine sets of twins in the class of 2017 will soon face a major life change: considering a life away from someone they grew alongside for 18 years. While most students will not have their parents to ...

May 22, 2017

Focus on DeMarcus Farmer

Focus on DeMarcus Farmer

Justine Banbury, Sports Editor

DeMarcus Farmer ‘18 just started track this year, and has competed the long jump and ran the 200 so far this season. You may not think it from his happy demeanor, but he is actually very intense with his long jump. It ...

May 10, 2017

Seniors make their final college decision in less than a week

April 27, 2017

Student sets out on summer service trip

April 20, 2017

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