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Egg drop lab excites physics students

Egg drop lab excites physics students

Gabi Nadeau, Reporter

October 18, 2019

Mrs. Walters’ fifth and sixth hour physics class ran their “egg drop lab” that ended with some splattered messes, and some successful devices that helped students better understand their motion unit. The focus of this lab was to cover the motions unit while having students get creative and u...

Dance team performs at special education talent show

Dance team performs at special education talent show

Emma Manzo, Reporter

October 17, 2019

The dance team and Gavin Hubner are performing at the 2nd annual inclusion talent show for students with special needs and autism during third hour on Friday Oct. 18 in the Performing Arts Center. The event is hosted by Jeremy Wiebenga.  “We still want to showcase their special talents and this give...

Choir hosts first concert of the school year

Choir hosts first concert of the school year

Emily Jarrell, Reporter

October 17, 2019

What Happened: Choir had its first concert on Monday at the high school in the Performing Arts Center. Each choir took turns performing a couple of songs and then returning to the audience to watch the other choirs. They started the concert off with the song "Your Soul is Song". Also, "I Sing Because I...

Bucs defeat Caledonia in close Homecoming game

Bucs defeat Caledonia in close Homecoming game

Morgan Womack, Co-Editor-In-Chief

October 11, 2019

WHAT HAPPENED The varsity football team beat Caledonia 34-27 tonight in an intense Homecoming game. The score was tied up 27-27 at the beginning of the fourth quarter, but senior Connor Worthington carried the ball into the end-zone with a few minutes left, securing a win for the Bucs.   ...

Trivia champion teaches with twist

Trivia champion teaches with twist

Emma Manzo, Reporter

October 11, 2019

It is not every day you meet someone who is a state trivia champion and describes himself as a fantasy sports god, but GHHS now has John Josephson in its midst. After dropping out of MSU law school, Josephson decided to return to GVSU to pursue his dream of teaching. “I just thought, I need to do something th...

Interact Club Holds Fundraiser

Interact Club Holds Fundraiser

Emma Manzo, Reporter

October 7, 2019

WHAT'S THE STORY? Interact club is holding their second Culver’s fundraiser to raise money for their group at the Grand Haven Culver’s on Tuesday October 8 from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Interact members will serve food and bus tables earning 10% of the profit for the night.  WHY SHOULD YOU  ...

Cross Country meet rescheduled

Cross Country meet rescheduled

Michael Baldus

October 3, 2019

The boys and girls second cross country O-K Red conference meet was canceled due to bad weather on Tuesday, Oct. 2. The meet was at East Kentwood High School. The meet has been rescheduled for Wednesday, October 9 .   The boys and girls cross country team traveled to East Kentwood for the OK Red ...

Donation-based yoga class to raise money for hurricane support

Donation-based yoga class to raise money for hurricane support

Adrienne Parcheta, Reporter

September 27, 2019

Jennifer Jettner, teacher at Holmes elementary in Spring Lake, will be teaching a donation-based yoga class Friday, September 27 at Mark Hoeksema’s gallery in downtown Grand Haven on Washington Ave. from 5:45 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Any donations will support Puerto Ricans in the wake of Hurricane Maria.    ...

Boys water polo loses to Hudsonville at Bucs Pride game

Boys water polo loses to Hudsonville at Bucs Pride game

Jacob Welch, Reporter

September 26, 2019

The boys water polo team lost the Sept. 25 game against Hudsonville with a final score of 4 - 14. The Grand Haven team wore purple Bucs Pride shirts for cancer recognition and all players had a special name, honoring those who had the disease. “It's a learning experience to actually play with ...

Local businesses still hiring

Local businesses still hiring

Emma Manzo, Reporter

June 10, 2019

If you are late to the summer job hunting game or haven’t found the right opportunity yet, here are the top five jobs that are still available in Grand Haven. All these businesses are located downtown on Washington Street or along the pier. Each of these positions requires their own unique set of require...