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School district takes “slow and steady path” in mental illness initiative

School district takes “slow and steady path” in mental illness initiative

Aliyah Austin, Copy Editor

“I’ll start,” a woman across from me said after a moment of silence. She sat upright and rested her arms on the round table. “I’m here because, in 2014, my broth...  Read More »

Feb 16 • No Comments

Spring Lake and Grand Haven Rowing Club

February 12, 2017

Nick Vance scores a spot in the West Michigan Showcase

Nick Vance scores a spot in the West Michigan Showcase

February 2, 2017

Hundreds protested appointment of Betsy Devos in Holland on Jan. 28

Hundreds protested appointment of Betsy Devos in Holland on Jan. 28

January 29, 2017

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School district takes “slow and steady path” in mental illness initiative

School district takes “slow and steady path” in mental illness initiative

Aliyah Austin, Copy Editor

“I’ll start,” a woman across from me said after a moment of silence. She sat upright and rested her arms on the round table. “I’m here because, in 2014, my broth...  Read More »

Feb 16 • No Comments

Surviving suicide

Surviving suicide

February 16, 2017

Aaron Blain’s booming excitement entertains kids

Aaron Blain’s booming excitement entertains kids

February 7, 2017

Hey Chicago, whaddya say!

Hey Chicago, whaddya say!

December 15, 2016

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Entertainment

Success of “The Foreigner” leaves cast and crew grinning

Success of “The Foreigner” leaves cast and crew grinning

Karianne Turner, Arts Editor

On Feb. 25 and 26, the drama team performed “The Foreigner” in the new Buccaneer Little Theater, also known as the old ensemble room. This humor filled play featured...  Read More »

Feb 27 • No Comments

Sarah Topliff and Megan McCarthy receive a Division I rating

Sarah Topliff and Megan McCarthy receive a Division I rating

Ysabela Golden, Reporter

Grand Haven has high standards for its band kids, built up by years of competitive successes and their (borderline cultish?) devotion to their art, their instruments, and...  Read More »

Feb 27 • No Comments

Katy Perry releases another catchy pop song

Katy Perry releases another catchy pop song

Benjamin Ingall, Reporter

Katy Perry released a new song Feb. 21 with the title “Chained to the Rhythm.” The song features fellow artist Skip Marley and has a mellow but fast beat. At first...  Read More »

Feb 27 • No Comments

“The Foreigner” preview

“The Foreigner” preview

Anna Ackerman, Reporter

What: Seven participants will put on a play called “The Foreigner”. It’s about a man who is thought to not know English, and through this learns the secrets of many others...  Read More »

Feb 24 • No Comments

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Opinion

Parent Problem

Parent Problem

Sawyer Hamm, Reporter

My dad has a reputation with the referees at my water polo games. He has been known to get heated when he feels they are missing fouls or calling unfairly. I remember a few expe...  Read More »

Dec 15 • No Comments

Staff editorial: Stronger in solidarity

Staff editorial: Stronger in solidarity

Staff

Religion has become an increasingly complex and touchy subject to talk about. In 2016 there have been bombings, hate speeches and even riots in the name of religious beliefs....  Read More »

Dec 15 • No Comments

A Hairy Situation

A Hairy Situation

Anastasiya Kahanova, Reporter

Being an exchange student means experiencing lots of new things. For exchange students in the United States, it means hamburgers for breakfast, lunch and dinner, crazy socks a...  Read More »

Dec 1 • No Comments

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Briefs

Nick Vance scores a spot in the West Michigan Showcase

Nick Vance scores a spot in the West Michigan Showcase

Karianne Turner, Arts Editor

On Jan. 31, many students, and a few staff members, hit the talent show stage to win a spot in the West Michigan Showcase. This is where students from all over West Michigan...  Read More »

Feb 2 • No Comments

Hundreds protested appointment of Betsy Devos in Holland on Jan. 28

Hundreds protested appointment of Betsy Devos in Holland on Jan. 28

Aliyah Austin, Copy Editor

A march against the appointment of Betsy Devos to the office of Secretary of Education took place at Centennial Park in Holland on Jan. 28. The protest went from 11 a.m. t...  Read More »

Jan 29 • No Comments

5 tips to prevent catching cold and flu

Anastasiya Kahanova

When everyone around has a cold, knowing how to help yourself avoid getting sick and keep healthy is essential. Especially during the exam week as you cannot afford skipping ...  Read More »

Jan 25 • No Comments

“Walk 4 Paws” will raise money for local humane societies

“Walk 4 Paws” will raise money for local humane societies

Sarah Sanders, Reporter

The “Walk 4 Paws” event is being held to benefit the Harbor Humane Society and Muskegon Humane Society. Seniors Rachel Greer, Kirsten Prelesnik and Miciah Hirr have put this 5...  Read More »

Dec 2 • No Comments

Student grief support meeting held after school

Student grief support meeting held after school

November 18, 2016

Annual Light Night will showcase shops’ holiday window displays

Annual Light Night will showcase shops’ holiday window displays

November 17, 2016

Students donate blood at annual drive

Students donate blood at annual drive

November 13, 2016

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In-Depth

Mastering mindfulness

Mastering mindfulness

Sarah Jane Chrysler and Ben Ingall

In the last five years GHHS has lost at least one student per year to suicide; each one striking the community and helping to uncover the fact that a mental illness epidemic...  Read More »

Feb 23 • No Comments

Taking on Tolerance: Millennials changing views on religion

Taking on Tolerance: Millennials changing views on religion

Sarah Jane Chrysler, Editor in Chief

Millennials and Generation Z have grown up in the fastest period of change the world has seen. When teenagers have questions it is likely they will turn to Google rather than...  Read More »

Dec 13 • No Comments

E-cigs: Students pick up latest smoking trend

E-cigs: Students pick up latest smoking trend

March 14, 2014

In-Depth: Drinking at GHHS

In-Depth: Drinking at GHHS

November 21, 2013

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