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Orchestra holds Halloween concert

Orchestra holds Halloween concert

Gabriella Amores, Reporter

October 30, 2018

Monsters, Ghouls, Flutes, and bassoons? If you enjoy both music and Halloween, you should know about Grand Haven High School’s upcoming 2018 Orchestra Halloween Concert, on October 30th, this Tuesday at 7:00 in the Performing Arts Center. Enjoy the non-traditional orchestra production where performers ...

Culture is not a costume

Culture is not a costume

Aliyah Austin, Reporter

November 1, 2016

Sitting at my aunt’s feet, I slouched against the stained brown couch. Her dark hands tugged at my kinky curls. She detangled each ringlet, prepping my hair for cornrows. Once I was tangle-free, she divided my hair into small sections and started braiding. I distracted myself from the smell of Dollar...

When is it too old to trick-or-treat?

Abby Reyenga, Reporter

November 2, 2015

I’m a late bloomer when it comes to trick or treating. At three, I wasn’t dressed up in a Winnie the Pooh costume and at eight, I wasn’t a Disney princess. Until the age of 11, Halloween barely existed to me. My family was in a freaky homeschool phase that was anti-Halloween for most of my...

5 things to do instead of trick-or-treating

Scott Bays, Reporter

October 30, 2015

You might look too old or feel too old for trick-or-treating, but this shouldn’t preclude you from a good time this Halloween. Whether you want to skip the holiday all together or get involved with seasonal festivities here are five options for fun this October 31. Go to the movies For those that really ...

Annual Halloween orchestra concert to take place Oct. 29

Lily Ives, Reporter

October 29, 2015

The annual Halloween orchestra concert is held in the Performing Arts Center (PAC) on Thursday, October 29 at 7:00 p.m. A creative tradition the Orchestra contributes to is having a theme for what they’re going to wear. All members of the ensemble participate in this ritual, making it way more liv...

Drama Club hosts movie night

Emily Bruch, News Editor

November 1, 2014

The Drama Club will hold a movie night tonight at 8 p.m. in the Performing Arts Center for those wanting to keep the Halloween spirit alive, and support the Drama Club. “It’s a great fundraiser, we did it last year and it was really helpful,” senior Katie Parks said. “It’s also just a fun...

Throwback Thursday, Halloween edition

Throwback Thursday, Halloween edition

Elizabeth Tibbe, Co-editor in chief

October 31, 2014

You would think a Halloween concert would feature “Monster Mash”, “Thriller” or “This is Halloween”. But orchestra director Melissa Meyers, took this years concert in a different direction. Backwards. Back to classic hits, to Guns n' Roses, The Beatles and Beach Boys. There is no other...

Drama Club to host movie night fundraiser

Mike Michalski, News Editor

October 31, 2013

The Drama Club will host a movie night fundraiser Nov. 1 at 7:30 p.m. in the Performing Arts Center. “Night of the living Dead” and “Nosferatu” will be shown back to back. Admission is $2 and movie goers are encouraged to bring candy (but no other food). “We decided to show these films because...