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Senior photo submission deadline approaching

Senior photo submission deadline approaching
January 12, 2021

Senior pictures need to be submitted by Jan. 15 to make it into the yearbook. The end of the semester due date allows for the yearbook class and the Grand Haven Tribune to have all of the photos in time...

School library is now on wheels

BOOKS: Students can have books delivered to their house when put on hold through Destiny Discover. Students are allowed to have up to 10 books checked out at once.
December 17, 2020

Grand Haven Area Public Schools  is now delivering library books to those who need them for the rest of first semester. “All students have to do is go on Destiny Discover and reserve books they want,”...

Senior Lilly Anthes competes on national equestrian level

FOCUSED: Senior Lilly Anthes rides her horse, Donnie, while scanning the area during a show. Anthes is an accomplished equestrian who competes on at the national level and regularly travels the country to compete against the best of her age.
December 13, 2020

1, 2. 1, 2. 3, 2, 1. Jump.  Just like practice. Body in line, weight forward.  1, 2. 1, 2. 3, 2, 1. Jump.  She catches a glimpse of a 0 and is disappointed, an 80 out of 100 is by no means...

Sophomore Lannie Fox runs her own business

Fox fulfills orders from her home work space
December 11, 2020

Sophomore Lannie Fox enters her craft room after a long day of school, homework, and soccer practice.  Ding!  Her phone flashes as she receives a notification. Three new orders have been placed!...

Paraprofessional stands out among students

TYPING: Lundvick types up an email to send to a staff member.  He has his tablet next to him if needed plus his walkie talkie on if he needs to be reached by another staff member or student.
Paraprofessional Mark Lundvick leaves an impact on every student he meets
December 8, 2020

Paraprofessional Mark Lundvick watches students as they file into the fieldhouse, carefully checking to see if they are wearing their lanyard with ID attached around their neck. As he walks around,...

Ava Buitenhuis qualifies for state cross country

RUNNING: Buitenhuis runs at pre regionals on Nov. 5 at Grand Haven High School.
November 5, 2020

Sophomore Ava Buitenhuis qualified for the state cross country meet and will be participating on Friday, Nov. 6 at Michigan International Speedway in Brooklyn, Michigan. “I was very happy because...

Senior AJ Brummel recognized as September Rotary Student of the Month

AJ Brummel has been recognized as one of two for September Rotary Student of the Month.
November 2, 2020

Senior AJ Brummel was named September Rotary Student of the Month along with Georgia Basil.  “I was honored,” Brummel said. “It’s an accomplishment.” Students of the month are recognized...

Food pantry continues to support families in GH

PANTRY: Walls are filled with different items that have been donated to the Bucs' Care Food Pantry.
October 23, 2020

The Bucs' Care Food Pantry is for high school students and their families. There’s no paperwork except for a Google Form for students and families to fill out so the student committee can find out their...

Junior makes state for golf

SWINGING: Constant takes a swing on the fairway at the golf ball to hit it onto the green.
October 23, 2020

Junior Caydee Constant qualified for state golf on Oct. 16 at Forest Acres East at Michigan State University. “I was actually really surprised,” Constant said. “I didn’t think I played that...

MHSAA lifts restrictions on sporting events

Spectators watch on during the Grand Haven v East Kentwood game.
October 7, 2020

The Michigan High School Athletic Association recently removed venue size restrictions on all sporting events, with a limited capacity of 500 for indoor activities and 1000 for external activities, effective...

Senior Madison Rogers is named national merit semifinalist

Senior Madison Rogers has been named a national merit semifinalist for Grand Haven High School. (Photo courtesy of Madison Rogers)
September 27, 2020

Senior Madison Rogers has been named a national merit semifinalist for Grand Haven High School.  “When I took the test, I had a feeling that I did well,” Rogers said. “I had a feeling that it...

Senate leaders reflect on their career coming to an end

Senate leaders reflect on their career coming to an end
May 20, 2020

Like every other club and sport, Student Senate’s seniors missed out on a big part of their year. Senior Class President, Caleb Berko, is eager to find some closure.  “We are hopeful we can get...

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