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Who is the band Beach House?

Who is the band Beach House?

Ben Pease, Reporter

February 4, 2020

Alex Scally solos in front of the crowd as Singer Victoria Legrand plays the piano, waiting for a beat before coming in on the vocals. The duo Beach House creates and performs some of the most stunning music.  This unique genre considered “dream-pop”, is all about stunning vocals and simple, c...

Top Five Funniest Super Bowl Commercials

Top Five Funniest Super Bowl Commercials

Sam Woiteshek, Co-Editor-In-Chief

February 4, 2020

Bud Light: “Inside Post’s Brain” Without every directly going at humor, Bud Light does it subtly as they show what the inside of Post Malone’s brain is thinking. The thoughts themselves are comical, but the true laughter comes when his inner thoughts look exactly like him. On the out...

Library stocks new books

Banners in the library set the mood for reading. A steady flow of students make their way through the library daily.

Camille Berko, Reporter

February 3, 2020

As teenager interests shift at GHHS so do overall popular books and genres.  “We usually get books every few weeks,” librarian Dana Rider said. “And we go off of student’s requests or things teachers have liked.”  Many students are currently reading books more in the range of nonfiction. Examples...

Who are the Glass Animals?

Ben Pease, Reporter

January 27, 2020

The psychedelic indie band has been making music since early 2012. The group is made up of Dave Bayley, Joe Seaward, Ed Irwin-Singer, and Drew MacFarlane.  Together, they create hit songs such as Gooey, Season 2 Episode 3 and Pork Soda.  Each one of the band’s songs is unique in its own way. In th...

High School Musical the Musical the Series is the greatest spin off to childhood favorite High School Musical

High School Musical the Musical the Series is the greatest spin off to childhood favorite High School Musical

Sophia Jaeger, Feature Editor

January 16, 2020

I was scrolling through Instagram when I first learned of “High School Musical the Musical Series”, and I was furious at the notion they were recreating the movie series that defined my childhood.  Disney has a tendency to take the things I love, turn them into trashy spin-offs and completely...

The Rise of Skywalker a satisfying end to the three year saga

The Rise of Skywalker a satisfying end to the three year saga

Sophia Jaeger, Feature Editor

January 16, 2020

The Rise of Skywalker was everything I hoped for, everything I  dreamed of and my heart is filled to the brim with emotions. As the credits rolled I couldn't distinguish if my tears were of utter sadness for this trilogies end or joy because of how right the end felt. It was the ageless clash of good and evil. T...

Cats is so bad its good

Cats is so bad its good

Sophia Jaeger, Feature Editor

January 16, 2020

CGI has always unsettled me, I find it terrifying. Frankly, it's the reason I’ve never watched “Avatar”. So I can't tell you why I let my family convince me to go see the new creation of “Cats”, but let me tell you I'm glad I did. Now, don't get me wrong the CGI did terrify me for about three m...

Finest Yet

Adrienne Parcheta, Reporter

January 14, 2020

The one and only former One Direction star Harry Styles released a new album on Dec. 13 called “Fine Line.” Not only is Styles divine looking, but his vocal abilities are also through the roof!  His previous album, “Harry Styles,” was a shock to all considering his past songs. Styles was n...

Fallen Order on chart for game of the year

Fallen Order on chart for game of the year

Grant Engelsman, Reporter

November 26, 2019

Recently, the action-adventure genre of gaming was changed forever with just one unique game. On November 15, Respawn Entertainment teamed up with EA to release their newest game, Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order. Fallen Order is a one-player role-playing game that will be playable on PC, Xbox One and Pl...

Worst ending to “The end of the F***ing world”

Worst ending to

Emily Jarrell, Reporter

November 26, 2019

  As it is said all good things must come to an end and the sequel to anything usually sucks. Maybe that’s not exactly how it is said but the message still holds truth. The show End of the F***ing world was no exception. To say that season two was a disappointment is an understatement.   The...

Students participate in special education inclusion talent show

Senior Cal Coyne grins as he walks up on stage while the audience sings to him on his 18th birthday.

Emma Manzo, Reporter

October 26, 2019

Jeremy Wiebenga held the 2nd annual special education inclusion talent show during third hour on Oct. 18. The audience was enthusiastic and supportive; they cheered, clapped, even waved 10 signs. The performances ranged from dancing and singing to comedy and an artwork display. “It was super cute,...

New “Star Wars” trailer signfies epic ending to series

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Nick Twa, Business Manager

October 24, 2019

Well Star Wars fans, this is the beginning of the end. The Rise of Skywalker, the ninth movie in the Star Wars saga, has just released its final trailer for the movie that comes out on December 20. And it does not disappoint.  The trailer starts out with a heart-racing scene with Rey (Daisy Ridley) r...