The Bucs' Blade

Robotics team places 11th in world championship

The FIRST Robotics team came in 6th place at the FRC World Championship this past week

Micala Carpenter, Reporter

May 4, 2016

The FIRST Robotics team came in first in their division in the World Championship this past week. They placed 11th out of 76 teams after travelling to St. Louis Missouri for the first time after six years of attempts. In order to make it to the FIRST Championship, they had to do well enough in the Mi...

Regional tournament to determine future for Science Olympiad team

Micala Carpenter, Reporter

March 18, 2016

The Science Olympiad team will compete in the regional tournament this weekend at Grand Valley State University. If the team places in one of the top 10 spots, the members get to move on to the state event which is held at Michigan State University on April 30. “At States you are at a level where it get...

Annual Interact Conference takes place March 5

Micala Carpenter, Reporter

February 23, 2016

The Annual Interact Conference is coming up March 5 at North Muskegon High School, where Interact clubs from all over Michigan come and join. There is a guest speaker, and each club presents about what volunteer projects they have done over the year. “It’s a great way to meet new people,”...

Book club invites readers to join their monthly meetings

Micala Carpenter, Reporter

December 15, 2015

The book club will gather for their monthly meeting in the media center at 3 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 14. “It’s a great way to talk about books and tell great stories,” librarian Gloria Klinger said. Book club is a way you can interact with your peers and read some amazing books. Anyone is w...

Student senate sells candy grams for holidays

Micala Carpenter, Reporter

December 2, 2015

Candy grams will be sold for 25 cents a piece by student senate members until Dec. 11 and last minute sales will end on  Dec. 15. The grams will be handed out to students and teachers on Dec. 18. “Anyone can send as many candy grams as they’d like to anyone within the school,” student senate t...

Drama Club to host techie petting zoo

Micala Carpenter, Reporter

October 2, 2015

The Drama Club is presenting the Techie Petting Zoo Friday, Oct.2 from 3 to 4:30 p.m. in the Performing Arts Center. In an afternoon full of lots of fun and excitement, students will learn how to use a drill, prop management and movement, rope, ridging and knots. There’s even a surprise game. “The...