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International Club brings awareness to increasing issue

Katherine Lykins, Opinion Editor

November 8, 2017

Filed under Brief News Updates, NEWS

Numerous misconceptions concerning American Muslims have surfaced our country in the last couple decades. In response to these misapprehensions, International Club will be watching a film regarding the subject on Nov. 14 followin...

First wave of college applications are completed

Ella Gourley, Entertainment Editor

November 8, 2017

Filed under Brief News Updates, NEWS

It is often considered the favorite season for many, but the fall can be a stressful time of year for high school seniors as they start to plan for their future. College applications fill the minds of every senior, as they spend ...

The club where witches and wizards are welcome

Grace Brooks, Focus Editor

November 8, 2017

Filed under Brief News Updates

Attention all witches and wizards alike, grab your wands and robes because it’s time to get ready for Harry Potter Club. This club holds fun-filled, and of course magical, Harry Potter related activities throughout the year....

Kids’ Food Basket asking for holiday food donations

Emily Bergstrom, Staff Writer

November 8, 2017

Filed under Brief News Updates

The Youth Action Board of Kids’ Food basket is sharing the love this Thanksgiving season. The YAB is out to help the families in need this year. They do a yearly project to help those in need in our community. This past yea...

Students get new leadership opportunity

Sydney Higgins and Maura Burns

November 8, 2017

Filed under Brief News Updates, NEWS

There is a new face of leadership in the high school this fall, and it is called the Renaissance Group. In October, several students along with faculty members headed to Michigan State to attend Josten’s Renaissance event fo...

Political Clubs brief

Michael Barnes, Staff Writer

November 8, 2017

Filed under Brief News Updates, NEWS

The political climate in this day and age is as toxic as ever. The controversial election cycle, political upheavals and protests have dominated news on a national level. As a result, staying informed and involved is vital for...

Renaissance Conference Brief

Paul Janes, Staff Writer

November 8, 2017

Filed under Brief News Updates, NEWS

The Jostens Renaissance Conference for students around Michigan took place a few weeks ago at Michigan State University. The conference was an attempt to make schools better and to let students “find their grind”. One of the...

PSAT registration for sophomores who want to take it

Staff Writer, Staff Writer

September 22, 2017

Filed under Brief News Updates

Sophomores who want to take the PSAT/NMSQT on Oct. 11 need to register by Monday in order to avoid late fees. Why would you want to take the PSAT? Guidance Counselors consistently point to the value of added practice on standa...

Aspiring lawyers gear up for mock trial season

Katherine Lykins, Staff Writer

December 5, 2016

Filed under Brief News Updates

In a traditional courtroom you will find the prosecutors, the defense lawyers, and you will find the witnesses ready to present their case. Mock Trial is a simulation of exactly that, where you compete against other teams fro...