Grand Haven's student publication of community significance since 1927

The Bucs' Blade

Grand Haven's student publication of community significance since 1927

The Bucs' Blade

Grand Haven's student publication of community significance since 1927

The Bucs' Blade

Money Soup setting up in the media center for their show in academy. The band is also recording in hopes of making it onto NPR.

Money Soup to Perform at GHHS

Peter Ver Duin, Editor February 9, 2024

Senior Robert Greene will be performing with his band Money Soup in the media center on Friday, Feb. 9 during academy. The show will feature six of the band's original songs although the set list was not...

2022 Homecoming Pep Assembly

2022 Homecoming pep assembly

Sage Jarmosco, Reporter October 5, 2022

Nick Roberts takes the stage with his band

Sydney Kroll, Reporter January 19, 2022

On a recent Thursday, junior Nick Roberts glances up at the musical memorabilia surrounding him. In the backyard of local music promoter and ‘Walk the Beat’ founder Dave Palmer, you'll find The Greenhouse,...

Support your peers in band by purchasing apple pies.

Band sells pies in order to raise money

Sydney Kroll, Reporter October 19, 2021

Band members are selling apple pies until Oct. 25 in order to raise money. It is one of four fundraisers run each year which help contribute an extra 35,000-40,000 dollars for commodities such as new instruments,...

Jazz band marches through hallways before school

Grace Montgomery, Editor In Chief May 27, 2021

Jazz band members marched through the building playing “Second Line” before school on Tuesday, May 26. Smooth jazz filled the halls as students walked to their first hour class. The group was led by...

Talent show roundup

Jack Nicholson, Reporter February 16, 2018

Kaityln Sowles took home the gold medal in solo performance during the talent show on Jan. 30 for her act. Sowles is a big fan of contemporary dance and hip-hop mixture, allowing her control and creativity...

Music department prepares for 5th annual “Holiday Spectacular”

Morgan Womack and Gabe Rutherford December 8, 2017

Band- Grand Haven’s band program will be giving its fresh take on some beloved pieces. The band will be featuring the Percussion Ensemble, the Wind Ensemble, the Brass Quintet, and the Buccaneer Big...

Annual MSBOA Festival takes place Feb. 24 and 25

Jess Ashburn, Reporter February 23, 2016

The bands and orchestras are performing at the Michigan School Band and Orchestra Association District 7 Festival Wednesday, Feb. 24 and Thursday, Feb. 25 at the high school. “Everybody and anybody...

Annual Holiday Spectacular takes place Dec. 11

Kevin Swain, Senior staff writer December 8, 2015

The third annual Grand Haven High School Holiday Spectacular will take place on Friday, Dec. 11 at 7 p.m. Tickets, are $7 and on sale under the Seat Yourself icon on ghaps.org and will also be available...

Music department gives strong performance at district festival

Music department gives strong performance at district festival

Betsey Cook, Fashion Editor February 21, 2014

On Wednesday and Thursday, Grand Haven High School hosted the district band and orchestra festival where many groups earned straight ones. Students from both middle school and high school performed two...

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