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Beach bag necessities

Macy Swiftney, Kelly Klouw, and Abigail Holman

June 8, 2017


Filed under Briefs, Entertainment, Photo

  Abigail Holman Use these beach bag necessities to make sure you have everything you need to have a fun day at the beach....

Diary of a Wimpy Kid movie surpasses already low expectations

Diary of a Wimpy Kid movie surpasses already low expectations

Caitlin Shampine, Life Editor

June 5, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Opinion, Review, Top Stories

Have you ever went to the movie theatre to see a movie and it began but you were almost positive it had to be a joke? This happened to me when I went to see Diary of a Wimpy Kid: the Long Haul. It was such bad acting it seemed impossible for them to be serious. Alicia Silverstone, former iconic actress fr...

Robotics team has more to offer than mechanics

Robotics team has more to offer than mechanics

Karianne Turner, Arts Editor

May 31, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Top Stories

You hear the cheers of the crowd as another point is made. Music playing, people chanting, and all eyes on the center field. No, this is not another sports game. This is FIRST Robotics. FIRST stands for “For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology,” and allows kids to build a full...

Students learn to balance school with sports

Anna Ackerman, Reporter

May 18, 2017


Filed under Briefs, Entertainment, Opinion, Sports

Schools all around the country are filled with phenomenal students and athletes. It is difficult to perform on your team when you’re overwhelmed with loads of homework. Completing school work becomes less manageable when your schedule is filled with sports practices. When your brain is filled with excit...

Fans excited for Guardians of the Galaxy sequel

Fans excited for Guardians of the Galaxy sequel

Sam Woiteshek, Sports editor

May 4, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Top Stories

The gang is back in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, out in theatres on May 5. The film stars Chris Pratt and Zoe Saldana. The movie picks up after Guardians of the Galaxy, where Star-Lord (Pratt), Gamora (Saldana), Rocket (Bradley Cooper), Groot (Vin Diesel) and Drax (Dave Bautista) saved the galaxy...

Arturo’s Tacos offers traditional Mexican tacos for an affordable price

Arturo’s Tacos offers traditional Mexican tacos for an affordable price

Anna Ackerman, Reporter

May 2, 2017


Filed under Entertainment

Where: 305 N Beacon Blvd, Grand Haven, MI 49417 Summer hours: Monday through Saturday 11 a.m. to 9p.m., Sunday 12 p.m. to 8 p.m.   Winter hours: Monday through Saturday 11 a.m. to 8 p.m., Sunday 12 p.m. to 8 p.m.   Contact Them: (616) 844-4100   Fare and Fees: Artu...

Glow run lights up the night (with video)

Abigail Holman and Macy Swiftney

May 1, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Photo, Photos

Who: Students and other people in the community participated in the Annual CF5K. What: The 5K raises awareness for Cystic Fibrosis.  This year the theme was a glow run. The participants wore bright shirts and received glow sticks. At the end of the event everyone got to light up the night with sparkle...

Letters to Sala stirs up powerful emotions

Letters to Sala stirs up powerful emotions

Karianne Turner, Arts Editor

May 1, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Top Stories

The theater department put on “Letters to Sala,” on April 27-29. This heartbreaking story centers around a young girl named Sala, played by sophomore Lareyna Plescher, during World War II. She is a jew who is placed in a work camp to help her family. While she is there, she receives many letters...