Battle of the Orchards: Spicer’s Vs. Parshallville

Battle of the Orchards: Spicer’s Vs. Parshallville

Skylar Dye and Ricky Gottschalk

October 19, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Whether you're in the mood for Michigan grown apples or fresh and delicious cider and doughnuts, then Spicer’s Orchard or Parshallville Cider Mill are both good choices. You can find the two cider mills in Fenton, Michigan, both about 20 minutes away from Howell. While they’re both considered prett...

HHS Student Council hosts Mom To Mom Sale

HHS Student Council hosts Mom To Mom Sale

Maegan Bandemer, News Editor

October 13, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

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


Filed under News, Showcase

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...

Painting smiles at HHS

Painting smiles at HHS

Madie Loebig, Staff Writer

October 12, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

Howell High School has recently begun hiding colorful rocks painted by students throughout the 10-12 building and freshman campus to brighten a finder’s day. “We made a physical representation of something to inspire joy, to make someone smile, and to show Howell’s School spirit,” math teac...

Introducing Homecoming Court 2017

Skylar Dye, Bridget Janis, Madie Loebig, Lauren Hauk, and Shelby Laupp

October 6, 2017


Filed under Feature, Showcase

   Photos taken by Jean Vaughen    ...

Homecoming spirit takes over Howell Public Schools

Homecoming spirit takes over Howell Public Schools

Maegan Bandemer, Staff Writer

September 29, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

Starting Mon. Oct. 2 through Fri. Oct. 6, themed spirit days will be taking place within Howell Public Schools each day of the week in order to get the students excited for the homecoming Varsity Football game and school dance. Spirit week will be taking place at both the freshman campus and 10-12 b...

New “It” is worth every “Penny”

New “It” is worth every “Penny”

Ricky Gottschalk, Staff Writer

September 25, 2017


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Showcase

The new adaptation of one of the most well-known Stephen King novels, “It,” came to theaters this September and dominated the box office. “It” was published in 1986 and since its release, there have been two on-screen adaptations. When comparing “It” (2017) to the 1990 mini-series...

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...

“An Evening at Our Place” with HHS Choirs

“An Evening at Our Place” with HHS Choirs

Ben Wood '17, Social Media Editor

May 18, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

Thurs., May 18, the HHS Choirs will be hosting their final choir concert of the year. This year’s concert will feature all of the choirs at HHS including A Capella, Women's Choral, Men’s Varsity, and more. The concert will cost $5 for adults and $3 for students. The concert will be at the Rod...

Senior Survivor Tuesday night

Senior Survivor Tuesday night

Katie Ellsworth, Staff Writer

April 26, 2017


Filed under Senior Survivor, Showcase

Day three of Senior Survivor begins and the third set of challenges take place.   Partner Obstacle Course   Last night the survivor’s took a walk to the Challenger Elementary School playground to take part in the partner obstacle course. Starting around 7 p.m., the remaining 10...

Senior Survivor Monday night

Senior Survivor Monday night

Bridget Janis, A&E Editor

April 25, 2017


Filed under Senior Survivor, Showcase

After their first day back to school, the second day of challenges begins.   Lip Sync   This year Senior Survivor tried something new, a live elimination open to the public to come and see. After school, the four bottom survivors were announced and people were encouraged to come b...

Senior Survivor Sunday night

Senior Survivor Sunday night

Sarah Trudeau '18, Staff Writer

April 24, 2017


Filed under Senior Survivor, Showcase

A Warm Welcome:   The survivors begin the week with grand entrances consisting of scooters, trumpets, and a hoverboard. To begin their survival, they handed over their phones, keys and any other electronic devices. Each with a wagon or bin full of belongings, they were to bring them up upstair to ...

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