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Rescheduled blood drive proves to be crucial for West Michigan

Students of science teacher Todd Diederichsen help out at recent blood drive in order to meet local quotas for blood.

Alexis Tater, Reporter

March 7, 2019

The blood drive at Grand Haven High School has been rescheduled due to weather. School and church cancellations have created a massive need for blood in West Michigan. The weather has caused many car crashes and numerous local blood drives taking place in schools and churches to be cancelled. Consequently, ...

A new tradition: Grand Haven Model UN team preps for first-ever home conference

A new tradition: Grand Haven Model UN team preps for first-ever home conference

Chris Hudson, Editor in Chief

December 12, 2018

This Saturday Dec. 15 marks a first for the Grand Haven High School Model United Nations team (GHMUN), as they hold their inaugural conference, specifically in the LGI and four pod 1 classrooms, against three local West Michigan teams - Grandville, Spring Lake and West Ottawa. As the Grand Haven...

Local group shakes up nutritional life styles

Lauren Morgan, Reporter

November 6, 2017

West Michigan Nutrition is the new place to go. Take a step through the door and you feel calm and relaxed. Seeing their inspirational quotes make you feel truly great about yourself. Try out an hour yoga session with an energizing tea, and a nutritional shake. You’ll have the energy you need and feel great by the time you leave....

West Michigan 2015 Showcase winners

Vlasia Niotis, Web Editor

March 20, 2015

Michigan students from 30 schools and five counties competed in an annual two day event covering literary arts, visual arts, solo and group performances. Top prize winner in each area take home a $1,000 scholarship, second place receives $500 scholarships and third place winners receive $300 scholarships....

How many snow days do we have left? Not many… Actually zero…

How many snow days do we have left? Not many... Actually zero...

Vlasia Niotis, Web Editor

February 7, 2014

Whenever there’s a forecast of snow storms in West Michigan, it always triggers a wave of excitement throughout the school. Snow days give an extra day of rest to students but it also means cramming information into the curriculum in a shorter amount of time than to begin with. “A snow day causes our...