Dagorhir: A look into Grand Haven’s sword-fighting club

Dagorhir: A look into Grand Haven’s sword-fighting club

Maddie Monroe, Alexis VanSingel, and Maddie Brockmyre
June 15, 2017
Filed under News, Top Stories, Uncategorized, Video

https://youtu.be/Q8h_Cz3bIKU Dagorhir, or Dag for short, is a club where members fight each other with weapons such as swords, axes, or shields. Throughout the year, members geared up to battle every Wednesday after school. Junior Justin Beck took over the role as club captain after his predec...

Raising awareness to save lives

Macy Swiftney, Abigail Holman, and Kelly Klouw
June 13, 2017
Filed under Briefs, Entertainment, Photo

Many people picture a fun beach day body surfing in huge waves or even just going for a swim with friends. What many people don’t realize is that even though the big waves can be fun, there are certain precautions you should take while swimming in the lake this summer. Specifically in the city of Grand Haven many...

Seniors Sean Casey and Max Schweikert propel Bucs to split with Rockford

Seniors Sean Casey and Max Schweikert propel Bucs to split with Rockford

Jack Reus, Reporter
May 23, 2017
Filed under Sports, Top Stories

What: The Bucs split a doubleheader against their rival, the Rockford Rams on Monday night. Pitching was excellent in both games by Sean Casey and Max Schweikert resulting in two low scoring battles, the first of which was a loss for the Bucs, 3-2. The second game had more offensive help in a 6-3 victo...

Bucs face tough Grand Rapids Catholic Central team

Bucs face tough Grand Rapids Catholic Central team

Jack Reus, Reporter
May 19, 2017
Filed under Sports

What: The Bucs host the Cougars of Grand Rapids Catholic Central and hope to continue their winning ways. Grand Haven has got off to a solid start, already tying their amount of wins from last season and are currently sitting at second in the OK-Red with a 13-13 record. This is a big game for the Bu...

Changing my reflection

Changing my reflection

Macy Swiftney
May 14, 2017
Filed under Feature, News, Photo, Top Stories, Uncategorized

Senior Libby Plowman is hard to miss. Her bubbly spirit lights up the room and she constantly wears a contagious smile. She was always the happy and fun kid that brought joy to others, but the happiness that she spread was never felt by herself. “I have always been falsely confident,” said Plowma...

iCreate360 class showcases silent auction

iCreate360 class showcases silent auction

Maddie Monroe, Reporter
May 12, 2017
Filed under News, Top Stories

The iCreate360 class will be holding a silent auction at Porto Bello to showcase over 30 projects the class has made this year, such as skateboards, surfboards and paddleboards. On Monday May 15, the event will be held from 7 to 8:30 p.m. “We will have all the boards on display and all the products t...

Senior Hannah Staal qualifies for International Career Development Conference

Senior Hannah Staal qualifies for International Career Development Conference

Kelly Klouw, Reporter
April 25, 2017
Filed under News, Top Stories

As senior Hannah Staal waited for the results on her 75 page paper for a DECA competition, she felt proud of the work she had done, no matter what the outcome would be. Staal started her paper in September for the recent competition. DECA is a club offered to help teach kids about different aspects of b...

Grand Haven High School named Bridge Magazine Academic State Champ

Grand Haven High School named Bridge Magazine Academic State Champ

Sawyer Hamm, Reporter
March 8, 2017
Filed under News, Top Stories

Grand Haven High School was recently named one of Bridge Magazine’s 2017 Academic State Champs. This designation was given to 54 of the 620 high schools examined in the state of Michigan, based on the proficiency on statewide ACT tests, percent of graduates who moved on to higher education, and percent ...

Side impact collision takes place in school parking lot

Side impact collision takes place in school parking lot

Alexis VanSingel, News Editor
January 25, 2017
Filed under News, Top Stories

Junior Emalee Childs opened her eyes to the sound of 911 dialing from her car. A numbness took over her legs lying limply underneath the airbag. As she realized what was happening, she screamed in pain and fear. Childs turned head-on into another car. Childs’ friend junior Micala Carpenter witnessed the accident ...

Low turnout for January blood drive

Low turnout for January blood drive

Jack Nicholson, Reporter
January 19, 2017
Filed under News, Top Stories

The new year was kicked off right with the second annual blood drive for the 2016-2017 school year. Former teacher Todd Diederichsen hosted and organized the blood drive event this past Saturday. The main organization, Michigan Blood, supplies the blood to hospitals throughout the state. “We do three bl...

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