HHS choirs perform annual concert for the holidays

HHS choirs perform annual concert for the holidays

Jackie Keranen, Staff Writer

December 16, 2014


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The Howell High School choir is having a concert on Wednesday, December 17 and Thursday, December 18. The concert is at 7 p.m. for both days, so be sure to make it! The theme is Fan Fair for the Holidays. By Staff Writer: Jackie Keranen

The Wizard of Oz adventure

The Wizard of Oz adventure

Kyra Moen, Staff Writer

November 18, 2014


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Last week, the cast of The Wizard of Oz embarked on an adventure to Howell's various elementary schools. The cast got into character and set off to entertain and enlighten the children of Howell. This was an opportunity to advertise for the play, as well as give the cast performing experience. By Staff Writer: Kyra Moen

Shrek performance blows audience away

Shrek performance blows audience away

Megan Killop, Business Manager

November 17, 2014


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Everybody knows the face and voice of the green, dirty ogre named Shrek. Shrek the Musical was brought to life the past two weekends by the incredibly talented Community Theater of Howell (CTH). The cast members went above and beyond for this show and blew me away completely. By Business Manager: Megan Killop

Musings from the front row

Musings from the front row

Kyra Moen, Staff Writer

November 17, 2014


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Recently, I was fortunate enough to be able to attend a concert for the indie pop band, The 1975. Admittedly, this was not my first time going to see this band in concert, (and most likely not my last), it was an experience that easily topped the first concert of theirs I attended. By Staff Writer: Kyra Moen

CTH presents Shrek the Musical

CTH presents Shrek the Musical

Megan Killop, Business Manager

November 10, 2014


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The Community Theater of Howell (CTH) is putting on a production of “Shrek The Musical.” The cast has been hard at work preparing for the show since August. Come see this family-friendly,  classic tale of an unexpected hero. Bring friends and family to Howell’s Freshman Campus auditorium on November...

Horror movies to enjoy this fall

Horror movies to enjoy this fall

Michael Gottschalk, Staff Writer

November 6, 2014


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It's the best time of the year to try to scare yourself and your friends, and what better way to do that then go see a scary movie? 2014 had a few films that just might make your spine tingle and your hair stand straight up. Here are two recent movies that have a scary-feel to them. Probably the most...

HHS auditorium being renamed for Choir Director

HHS auditorium being renamed for Choir Director

Sarah Cortez, Staff Writer

November 4, 2014


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During the “First Impressions” choir concert on Thursday, Oct 23 it was announced that the Howell High School Auditorium will be renamed the Rod Bushey Performing Arts Center at the conclusion of the 2015-2016 school year. The auditorium will be named in honor of Bushey, for the lasting and lifelong...

Fall TV: new and returning shows

Fall TV: new and returning shows

Jada Boprie, Feature Editor

November 3, 2014


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While most people are sipping pumpkin spice lattes and bundling up in sweaters, in autumn I can be found catching up on all the new fall TV. This year, we have a slew of new and returning shows. Returning, we have American Horror Story: Freak Show, The Big Bang Theory, and Elementary. New shows include St...

HHS band has opening concert

HHS band has opening concert

Kathleen Isenegger, A&E Editor

October 25, 2014


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The Howell High School auditorium was filled with the sounds of the band program the evening of Tuesday Oct. 14, as they performed their annual fall concert. Led by band director Jason Smigell, five different groups of students were able to exhibit their musical talent and accomplishments. The concert,...

Howell choir sings for domestic violence

Howell choir sings for domestic violence

Devery Jakubos, Staff Writer

October 23, 2014


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On Tuesday Oct. 7 Howell High School's choir sang at the Candlelight Vigil event in support of people who have gone through domestic abuse, as well as raising awareness for this issue. The schedule for the event was as follows. At 6:55 p.m. the choir sang and then walked up to the the hill. At 7:00...

Choir gears up for first concert

Choir gears up for first concert

Kyra Moen, Staff Writer

October 22, 2014


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Passion, dedication, practice. Class after class spent memorizing songs, perfecting pitch and pronouncing different languages, knowing that soon they will be singing on stage for friends and family to hear. Preparing for the choir concert “First Impressions” on Thursday, Oct. 23rd takes hard work. Students’...

Middle school band receives unique experience

Middle school band receives unique experience

Kathleen Isenegger, A&E Editor

October 15, 2014


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A & E Editor Kathleen Isenegger describes a unique opportunity that links the middle and high school bands

A forum for open student discussion.
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