The Bucs' Blade

Principal Tracy Wilson clarifies COVID-19 regulations
Principal Tracy Wilson clarifies COVID-19 regulations
Grace Montgomery, Editor In Chief • September 18, 2021

In the midst of the pandemic, rules and regulations are constantly changing. This has caused confusion for students, staff and parents alike....

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WINDING UP: Lexi Thompson takes the ball back in her stance in her competition at Fairlanes alley.
Senior Bowler Lexi Thompson continues to excel despite Covid-19 limitations
Sarah Mayer, News Editor • May 7, 2021

Senior Lexi Thompson closes her eyes and takes a deep breath. A hush falls over the alley as she prepares. Her eyes open and narrow in on...

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TESTING: All spring sport athletes must complete weekly COVID-19 testing.
Spring sports to hold COVID-19 weekly testing
Natalie Dupuis, Assigning Editor • March 31, 2021

All spring sports are now required to have COVID-19 testing done every Sunday starting Apr. 11. Different sports will have a certain time to...

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G.R.E.E.N. Club gets together at the end of a beach clean up on Sept. 18 for a group photo.
G.R.E.E.N Club cleans up Rosy Mound
Violet Kemperman, Reporter • September 21, 2021

The G.R.E.E.N. Club, lead by Mr. Portenga, met at Rosy Mound, Sept. 18, to do a beach clean-up. After...

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Boys soccer falls to Mona Shores in Bucs Pride game
Boys soccer falls to Mona Shores in Bucs Pride game
Grace Montgomery, Editor In Chief • September 18, 2021

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Football defeats West Ottawa
Football defeats West Ottawa
Jacob Welch, Reporter • September 18, 2021

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HARD AT WORK: Future PREPd members collaborate to finish the slideshow for an upcoming presentation. I think it is important to be in this club because it gave me a lot of chances to work on a group project that isnt school, Ritter said. Learning how to work well with others is important.
Future PREP'd collaborates with Health Pointe to revise virtual health care system
Grace Montgomery, Editor In Chief • May 21, 2021

A room filled with eight upperclassmen might not seem like enough to revise a virtual health system....

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WINDING UP: Lexi Thompson takes the ball back in her stance in her competition at Fairlanes alley.
Senior Bowler Lexi Thompson continues to excel despite Covid-19 limitations
Sarah Mayer, News Editor • May 7, 2021

Senior Lexi Thompson closes her eyes and takes a deep breath. A hush falls over the alley as she prepares....

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GREENHOUSE GOD: Glass shows different types of plants that students are growing in his Greenhouse Biology class whether it may be different types of vegetables or houseplants. I get pumped up when I see somebody enjoying stuff in the greenhouse. Later they might say Hey, Im gonna build a garden this year. You [then] know that theyre taking away something from the class, Glass said.
Science teacher creates change in everyday lives
Natalie Dupuis, Assigning Editor • March 18, 2021

Laughter fills the air as science teacher Roger Glass struggles to spit out his famous fish story...

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Soul searches depths with humor and passion
'Soul' searches depths with humor and passion
Misgana Deur, Life Editor • February 15, 2021

Several people suggested the movie “Soul” to my family and me. They said it was moving and excellent. So we decided to view it and see for...

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Photo courtesy Geffen Records
'drivers license' becomes hit for more reasons than one
Sarah Mayer, News Editor • February 10, 2021

As a teen, I need to have playlists for every situation. I usually rotate through rap and hip-hop, but recently my mix has been interrupted....

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The Office leaves Netflix
The Office leaves Netflix
Megan Voorhees, Digital Media Manager • January 22, 2021

As the year 2020 seemed to defy all expectations but little did we know it still had one more disappointment planned. The popular show among...

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Boys soccer falls to Mona Shores in Bucs Pride game
Boys soccer falls to Mona Shores in Bucs Pride game
Grace Montgomery, Editor In Chief • September 18, 2021

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Football defeats West Ottawa
Football defeats West Ottawa
Jacob Welch, Reporter • September 18, 2021

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Boys soccer defeats Jenison
Boys soccer defeats Jenison
Grace Montgomery, Editor In Chief • September 9, 2021

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