HHS Fashion Club hosts prom show

HHS Fashion Club hosts prom show

Lauren Hauk, News Editor

February 23, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

On Feb. 23, the Howell High School Fashion Club is hosting a prom dress fashion show at the Howell Opera House. The doors open at 6 p.m., and admission to enter is five dollars. All proceeds from the event benefit Lacasa. There will be a photo booth, raffle drawings, music, and the event is also being cat...

The anticipation behind John Wick: Chapter Two

The anticipation behind John Wick: Chapter Two

Aedin Seck, A&E editor

February 21, 2017


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Showcase

John Wick: Chapter Two was released on Feb. 10th- the highly anticipated sequel to John Wick, released Aug. 2014.   The original movie follows the story of a retired super-assassin, John Wick (played by Keanu Reeves) whose wife recently lost a battle with terminal illness. After her death, ...

Lady Gaga killed the superbowl half time show

Lady Gaga killed the superbowl half time show

Sophia Trump and Makayla Sapienza

February 19, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Super Bowl 51’s halftime show was exciting and was much more positive than last year’s show that latched onto more negative ideas. Things like the police brutality were referred during the show last year. But this year Lady Gaga gave a grand performance eliciting positive energy and creating an energeti...

Trump’s immigration ban: protection or protest?

Aedin Seck and Liz Machnak

February 10, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Pro immigration ban: Protecting our citizens Liz Machnak, Staff Writer On Sept. 11, 2001, our nation was faced with a day that will forever stick in the minds of everyone who was involved. That day, 19 terrorists hijacked four commercial airplanes. Two were crashed into the North and South towers ...

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...

Rings let down The Ring franchise

Rings let down The Ring franchise

Bridget Janis, Arts & Entertainment Editor

February 8, 2017


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Showcase

On Feb. 7 the third movie of The Ring horror franchise has been released . All three films revolve around a video that kills victims seven days after they watch it. The first Ring movie came out in 2002 and became known for being the first “actually scary” PG-13 movie. The second movie came out in 2005...

HHS puts on Coffee by the Arts

HHS puts on Coffee by the Arts

Shelby Laup, Sports Editor

February 8, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

On Fri., Feb. 10, “Coffee By the Arts” will be hosted in the drama room at 7 p.m. This program will showcase singing, instrumental and acting pieces done by Howell High School students. The cost is five dollars, which will be donated to the choir program for future expenses. Coffee will be availa...

Detroit Auto Show does not dissapoint

Detroit Auto Show does not dissapoint

Sophia Trump, Staff Writer

February 5, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Uncategorized

January 8-22, the North American International Auto Show, held at the Cobo Center in Detroit, MI, was a popular and energized event.   It showcased many big name brands such as; Jeep, Ram, Lincoln, Toyota, Chevrolet, BMW, Volvo, Audi, Mercedes, and of course Ford. A few new reveals included ...

Falcons and Patriots to battle for championship

Makayla Sapenzia, Staff Writer

February 4, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Uncategorized

This year’s Super Bowl is on Feb 5 at 6:30 p.m. on FOX. Atlanta Falcons will be taking on the New England Patriots at NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas. Falcons have a 11-5 record, and Patriots have a 14-2 record for the 2016-17 season. Patriots have won four Super Bowls. Falcons have never won a Super...

Freezing for a good cause

Freezing for a good cause

Makayla Sapienza and Sophia Trump

February 3, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

On Feb 28., local Special Olympics  held a polar plunge fundraiser at Brighton High School. Over 120 jumpers participated in the plunge, raising more than $38,000.   Special Olympics is a nonprofit organization that carries out sports programs for people with intellectual disabilities such as ...

Woman’s March takes a global stand

Woman’s March takes a global stand

Sarah Trudeau, Staff Writer

January 24, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

On Jan. 21, people across the world participated in the Women’s March. This peaceful protest was a response to the inauguration of President Trump and for those who fear that their civil rights will be threatened.   Marches took place in cities all over the world such as Washington D.C., Chicago, L...

Music to help you get through midterms

Lauren Hauk, News Editor

January 24, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Midterm week can be very stressful for many students. Some find themselves with a limited number of midterms, while others end up drowning in study guides and exams. While Spotify, 8Tracks, and Youtube can be great apps to find pre-made study playlists, they can often become a repetitive list of the...

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