Highlanders from around the world

Highlanders from around the world

Makayla Sapienza and Cas Morris
May 24, 2017
Filed under Feature, Showcase

Howell High School has a foreign exchange student program unlike any other. It is not the program itself that makes it so, it’s the students taking part in it that make it so special. Their lives at home are different from their lives in America and each of their experiences will be just as different. As i...

Students lead HHS spirit

Students lead HHS spirit

Maggie Smith, Opinion Editor
April 5, 2017
Filed under Feature, Showcase

Every year, the flag and the cowbell are passed down to two students in the junior class by seniors who had received the flag or the cowbell the year before. These students lead the student section, and get the student sections at HHS sports games hyped up ready to cheer on Howell. This is a tradition ...

Highlanders get shaved for Ribbon Warriors

Avery Bidwell and Nolan Saylor
February 9, 2017
Filed under Feature, Showcase

With every pep assembly comes excitement, and this Friday’s Winterfest festivity is no exception. As usual, there will be many performances, games and other antics. But most importantly, for the second consecutive year, students and administrators will be shaving their heads to raise awareness and mo...

Introducing the Homecoming Court of 2016

Introducing the Homecoming Court of 2016

Avery Bidwell, Julia Orlando, Lauren Hauk, Katie Ellsworth, and Liz Machnak
September 30, 2016
Filed under Feature, News, Showcase, Student Highlight

As most people know, homecoming is just around the corner. That means homecoming game, dance, pep rally, and the sweet beginnings of fall. However, there is one thing that takes the crown of the season, the voting and announcement of Homecoming King and Queen. For the seniors, that means three couples to...

Behind Closzed Doors

Behind Closzed Doors

Kayte Connell, Staff Writer
September 30, 2016
Filed under Feature, Showcase, Teacher Highlight

Some students of Howell High School can hear the vocals of the choir floating through the hallway during an average school day. While the HHS choir room was directed by Rod Bushey for the past 44 years, there is a new era beginning.   Behind the closed choir doors is a man who is keeping the choir ...

JETs student crafts original newspaper

JETs student crafts original newspaper

Megan Killop
February 23, 2016
Filed under Feature, News, Showcase

Senior Rachel Chan is a member of the Job Exploration Training program at Howell High School.

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Howell Varsity Pompon stay busy before States Championship competition

Howell Varsity Pompon stay busy before States Championship competition

Hannah Maki, Staff Writer
January 14, 2016
Filed under Feature, Showcase, Sports

For three hours a day, six days a week, and ten months out of the year, the Howell Varsity Pompon team endures physical and emotional intensity, all for just four competitions.

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What’s under the tree? Students share their Christmas wishlist

What’s under the tree? Students share their Christmas wishlist

Drew Laughner, Staff Writer
December 15, 2015
Filed under Feature, Showcase

Howell High School students have quite the interesting Christmas list.

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Santa isn’t real?

Santa isn’t real?

Aubrey Klein, Staff Writer
December 14, 2015
Filed under Feature, Showcase

One way or another, children eventually learn that the gifts from Santa were from their parents all along.

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Lipski Retires

Lipski Retires

Bennett Halek, Staff Writer
December 10, 2015
Filed under Feature, Showcase

Mr. Craig Lipski plans to retire at the close of semester one from HHS. Read more about his plans of his retirement and memories he has created here at Howell High.

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Howell takes on the Macy’s Parade

Howell takes on the Macy’s Parade

Kira Cleer, A & E Editor
November 25, 2015
Filed under Feature, News, Showcase, Student Highlight

This year, when Howell families watch the parade, they'll get a little taste of home when they see 18 pom girls and one jump roper, all Howell students, performing in this year's parade.

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Turkey Day Thank Yous

Turkey Day Thank Yous

Drew Laughner, Staff Writer
November 25, 2015
Filed under Feature, Showcase, Student Highlight, Student Life

Thanksgiving is right around the corner, that means it’s time to break out the stretch pants and listen to grandpa’s “Back in my day” stories. It also means it’s the time to appreciate all the things in life. Whether they be large things like friends and family or small things like the sidewalk you walk on. Howell High School’s student body is very grateful for several things.

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