“Fahrenheit 11/9”: Michael Moore Strikes Back

“Fahrenheit 11/9”: Michael Moore Strikes Back

Cas Morris, News Co-Editor

February 4, 2019


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Showcase

The aftermath of the 2016 presidential election was one that will forever go down in our media’s history as the trigger finger of controversy. As the nation’s culture of easily accessible media makes its way into politics, the product of the consequences is documented by Michael Moore. Moore is hard...

Michigan and Michigan State 2018 Bowl Games

Michigan and Michigan State 2018 Bowl Games

Zach Metz, Staff Writer

December 19, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

On Sun. Dec. 2, the College Football Playoff selection committee announced the bowl games for the Michigan Wolverines and the Michigan State Spartans. The Wolverines will play in the Chick-Fil-A Peach Bowl in Atlanta, on Dec. 29th at noon. Michigan State will travel to Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara...

Teachers of Howell High: creating countless Christmas memories

Teachers of Howell High: creating countless Christmas memories

Riley Trochio, Opinion Editor

December 19, 2018


Filed under Feature, Showcase

Students everywhere wait in anticipation for the beloved winter break to begin, but what about the teachers? While thinking of the mini vacation, we typically think of the students, when in reality the educators may be the ones who value it more.   Joseph Miller has been working at Howell Hig...

Has Christmas lost its meaning

Has Christmas lost its meaning

Ricky Gottschalk and Sadie Boscher

December 19, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Has Christmas lost its meaning? Staff writer Sadie Boscher and Sports Editor Ricky Gottschalk weigh their opinions. First, let's hear Sadie's argument that Christmas has lost its meaning:   Christmas used to be a celebration for Jesus Christs’ day of birth, but is that really what we cele...

Giving back to the community

Giving back to the community

Kalei Schmitt, Staff Writer

December 19, 2018


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Showcase

Every year it seems like the holiday season comes earlier and earlier, with Christmas decorations and shopping starting in October.  Stores are now offering their Black Friday deals weeks before Thanksgiving, and according to the National Retail Federation, Americans spend more than $465 billion a ...

Staying safe for winter driving

Staying safe for winter driving

Jordyn Holanda, News Editor

December 19, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

Winter’s cold weather brings chaos, commotion, and disorder onto the roads every year in Michigan. According to the Federal Highway Administration, over 1,300 people are killed and more than 116,800 people are injured in winter vehicle crashes annually in the US. For new drivers especially, it is v...

2018 Michigan midterm election results

2018 Michigan midterm election results

Jordyn Holanda, News Editor

November 20, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

Tues, Nov, 6, the state of Michigan held its 2018 midterm election. The newly elected Michigan state governor of the next four years, succeeding Rick Snyder, is democrat Gretchen Whitmer. The election resulted in Witmer’s defeat of republican Attorney General Bill Schuette in the race. The new US senator...

2018 Girls Basketball tryouts

2018 Girls Basketball tryouts

Natalie Martin, Staff Writer

November 13, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Girls basketball tryouts start this week Monday. Freshman tryouts are Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday from 7 to 9pm at the HHS field house. Girls junior varsity tryouts are Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday starting at 5 to 7 p.m. Varsity is 3 to 5 p.m. on Monday,Tuesday, and Wednesday. There is a paren...

Music Mondays: “Sun City” by Khalid

Music Mondays: “Sun City” by Khalid

Natalie Martin, Staff Writer

November 5, 2018


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Showcase

20 year old Khalid Donnel Robinson, who is better known as Khalid, started his music career in high school posting his earlier pieces of work on SoundCloud. Continuing to release his music, Robinson’s single “Location” reached number 20 on the billboard’s mainstream R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay chart b...

Detroit Tigers season comes to a close

Detroit Tigers season comes to a close

Ricky Gottschalk, Business Manager

October 14, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The Detroit Tigers have concluded their regular season, and are not qualified for post-season play. The team has had issues all year regarding effectiveness of the coaching staff, players, and overall franchise.   The hometown team has been putting their fans to shame with an objective season, go...

Fundraiser 5K to benefit local charities

Fundraiser 5K to benefit local charities

Makayla Sapienza, Editor in Chief

September 21, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

Sunday Oct 7 at Howell High School, Running Lab in Brighton is hosting a 5k walk or run to benefit Special Olympics Livingston County and Ainsley’s Angels in Southeastern Michigan. It is $30 to sign up and all proceeds go to these two local nonprofit organizations.   Special Olympics is an organization that pro...

“Avengers: Infinity War” preview hits theaters tomorrow

“Avengers: Infinity War” preview hits theaters tomorrow

Ricky Gottschalk, Staff Writer

April 25, 2018


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Showcase

With Marvel’s success on their latest film, “Black Panther”, and their celebration of ten years for the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) it’s easy to say they’re already having a pretty good year. Marvel already has some projects scheduled for the rest of 2018. “Ant-Man and The Wasp” is M...

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