HHS Boys’ Tennis fundraises for memorial bench

HHS Boys’ Tennis fundraises for memorial bench

Shelby Laupp, Social Media Editor-in-Chief

March 8, 2018


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Starting Tues. March 6 until Fri. March 16, the Howell Boys Tennis team will be selling cherry and blue raspberry slushies in the commons after school for two dollars. All proceeds will go to the purchasing of a memorial bench for Julianna Ward-Brown, who managed the boys tennis team and played on the g...

Black History Month celebrated nationwide

Black History Month celebrated nationwide

Madie Loebig, A & E Editor

March 1, 2018


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In the 1970’s the month of February became known as Black History month, designed to recognize African American achievements and culture. Throughout the month, events have occurred across the nation in honor of African Americans from the past, present, and future. At the Detroit Institute of Ar...

Rally hosted in downtown Howell

Rally hosted in downtown Howell

Lauren Hauk and Morgan Chidester

February 12, 2018


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On Saturday, Jan. 27, a rally dubbed March Against Fear, was held in downtown Howell to protest racism in the community. It was organized by Ms. Colleen Turk and Ms. Kasey Helton, both are members of the organization Citizens for Unity. “[We thought] somebody needs to do something, we need a visibl...

Price Harry engaged to actress Meghan Markle

Price Harry engaged to actress Meghan Markle

Sydney Croghan, Staff Writer

December 7, 2017


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Prince Harry announced his engagement to American actress, Meghan Markle, on Nov. 27. The couple have been in a relationship since the summer of 2016. However, they decided to keep it quiet until Nov. of 2016.   The relationship between Prince Harry, 33, and Markle, 36, drew criticism due to the fa...

Lighting up Howell for the holidays

Lighting up Howell for the holidays

Madie Loebig, Staff Writer

November 23, 2017


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On Friday, Nov. 24, come join the Howell Area Chamber of Commerce Foundation as they celebrate the beginning of the Christmas season for their 34th annual Fantasy of Lights extravaganza. At 3 p.m., the festivities will begin at the historic Howell Opera House; the Fantasy of Art will display handmade...

HHS pom is back to back champions

HHS pom is back to back champions

Ricky Gottschalk, Staff Writer

November 16, 2017


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On Sunday Nov. 5, Howell Varsity Pompon team competed in an annual high kick competition. The pom team practiced religiously in order to prepare, doing three hour practices nearly every day. “One hundred percent dedication” junior Karra Brown says. Pom also had a lock in a couple nights...

Sunday massacre: 26 dead in Texas

Sunday massacre: 26 dead in Texas

Alyssa Donahoo, Staff Writer

November 15, 2017


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Sunday Nov. 5, 2017, a mass shooting took place in Sutherland Springs, Texas, in a first baptist church. This shooting now ranks the top five deadliest shootings in the nation. Devin Patrick Kelley, the 26 year old who mercilessly killed 26 people; the ages ranging from eighteen month to seventy seven...

Help HHS can hunger

Help HHS can hunger

Skylar Dye, Staff Writer

November 8, 2017


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Instead of letting dusty cans go to waste, donate them to Howell High School’s canned food drive. Last year, HHS collected a total of 13,000 cans and this year they plan to achieve their goal of 24,000. Starting Nov. 1 through Nov. 24, students attending HHS at the 10-12 building will have boxes ...

HHS production Almost, Maine is almost here

HHS production Almost, Maine is almost here

Nolan Saylor, Staff Writer

November 3, 2017


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Howell High School’s production of Almost, Maine hits the stage this weekend at the Rod Bushy Performing Arts Center. Performances will be on Fri. Nov. 3 and Sat. Nov. 4 at 7:00 p.m. and a third matinee show at 2:00 p.m. on Sun. Nov. 5. Tickets are available at the door for students for $10 and $12...

Steph Curry denies invitation to White House

Steph Curry denies invitation to White House

Maegan Bandemer, News Editor

October 20, 2017


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As of Sat. Sept. 23, the Warriors NBA Basketball Team will not be paying a visit to the White House to celebrate their victory in the NBA Finals.  President Donald Trump withdrew the team’s invitation after multiple players expressed their disinterest in visiting.   During the Warriors media day on Fri. Sept. ...

HHS Student Council hosts Mom To Mom Sale

HHS Student Council hosts Mom To Mom Sale

Maegan Bandemer, News Editor

October 13, 2017


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On Sat. Oct. 14, Howell High School’s Student Council will be hosting a Mom To Mom Sale in the commons of the 10-12 building. The sale will be taking place from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., and admission is $2.00. People that are interested in selling should only bring items that pertain to babies or small...

NHS hosts blood drive

NHS hosts blood drive

Bridget Janis, InDesign Editor-in-Chief

October 12, 2017


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On Mon. Oct 23, Howell High School’s National Honor Society will be hosting a Red Cross Blood Drive. This event will be held from 7:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the auditorium lobby. Students can sign up to donate blood in the commons during all lunches starting Mon. Oct 9, through the day of the event...

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