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James’s Senior Column

James Lykins, Sport's Editor

May 22, 2017

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I am used to confrontation. I have debated various political topics in the newspaper, We the People, and even with my hockey teammates and coaches. I’m used to being called “Liberal,” “Democrat, “Obama” and even “Hilary...

Lykins or Not: Keep Teacher’s Pensions

James Lykins, Sport's Editor

May 22, 2017

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Being a teacher is by far one the most under-appreciated jobs in this country. They are the ones who educate our youth into adulthood, and many of them are role-models and people we look up to. To many children and adults they...

Girls’ Lacrosse

Keagan Haulenbeek, Editor-in-Chief

May 22, 2017

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The Lady Pioneers opened up their season on the right note with a 16-4 victory over Caledonia. Auden Barger-Elliott ‘16 lead the team with 5 goals and 2 assist en route to the rout of the Lady Scots. Freshman Audrey Whiteside...

Lykins or Not: Third Party is not the way to go

James Lykins, Sport's Editor

May 22, 2017

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Many Americans are not satisfied by either of the two major party candidates running for President. I completely understand why they are feeling this way. On one side of the ticket, you have a person that acts completely inappropriate...

Senior Column

Keagan Haulenbeek, Editor-in-Chief

May 22, 2017

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When I hear people talk about how they can’t wait to get out of East Grand Rapids, the one thing that pops into my mind is: why? My years here at the high school have been the best of my life. Yes, I will have better years...

Bilingual students bring new perspective to student body

Auden Elliott, Staff Writer

May 22, 2017

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If you were to join Ella Ludwig’s ‘17 family for dinner you would be able to understand about 50 percent of their conversation. This isn’t because they would be talking too fast or mumbling, it is because they would be spe...

Dealing with the fear of splitting up from your womb mate

May 22, 2017

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People have always asked me if I like being a twin and I always respond, “I guess. I mean, I don’t know any different.” But honestly, I love being a twin. And I’m terrified about going to college without him because...

East Grand Rapids Varsity Girl’s Soccer

Keagan Haulenbeek, Editor-in-Chief

May 19, 2017

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The Girls Soccer team has always been an unusual sport in East Grand Rapids. The team spirit, despite not always winning, is remarkably high. The team is always excited for game days, and is a very tight-knit group of girls. Some...

Class of 2017 Survey

May 4, 2017

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TEDx at East

Hallie Butterer, Staff Writer

March 22, 2017

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Technology, Entertainment, and Design. The innovative combination of these concepts is what TED and TEDx is all about. TEDx gets local, as it comes to spread ideas right here at the high school. Students can explore uncha...

Good Luck We The People

Katherine Lykins, Staff Writer

December 15, 2016

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This​ ​year,​ ​the​ ​school's​ ​prestigious and notable​ ​We​ ​the​ ​People​ ​team​ ​is​ ​having​ ​to,​ ​like​ usual,​ ​become sources​ ​of​ ​expertise​ ​for​ ​c...

Community supports Arbor Circle at annual Hearts of Gold game

Anna Dayton, Staff Writer

September 16, 2016

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The Bridge at Arbor Circle is an organization that supports the universal struggles of teenagers and young adults in West Michigan. East Grand Rapids is ready to support their cause. With more than 33 counseling, education and pr...