Howell high schools festive homecoming week

Courtesy of Joseph MIller
October 24, 2019

Howell High School’s homecoming week was Sept 30 through Oct  4. Students and staff celebrated the football team’s return to their home stadium, John Dukes Memorial Field, with festivities and spirit...

Future parking at howell high school

Courtesy of Meghan Claus
October 23, 2019

Sophomores might just have a spot to park in the next upcoming school years at Howell High School, but is this really a wise choice?  Starting the school year of 2020, sophomore students may be lucky...

Mackinac’s century long tradition broken

October 23, 2019

The beloved Mackinac Island has upheld the tradition of remaining automobile-free for over a century- until Vice President Mike Pence visited- arriving in an eight car motorcade. Since 1898, all motorized...

Senior soccer night

Senior soccer night
October 18, 2019

Howell Varsity Soccer had not won a game in their league this season, and was going into senior night last Thursday with a sense of urgency. The Highlanders were heading up against the Northville Mustangs,...

Howell football takes a loss against Hartland

Courtesy of Meghan Claus
October 9, 2019

The Channel 7 game of the week on Friday between the Hartland Eagles and the Howell Highlanders was sure to be a fierce match up, with both schools having a history of bad blood. Both teams were just 2-2...

Howell Varsity Hockey prepares for upcoming Pink Game

Howell Varsity Hockey prepares for upcoming Pink Game
November 30, 2015
On Tues. Dec. 1, Howell’s Varsity Hockey game will be playing against Hartland at Grand Oaks Ice Arena. The game will begin at 7pm with a $5 admission fee which will be donated in support of breast cancer awareness.

Hello! We are here!

Hello! We are here!
March 9, 2015
The HHS paper has been around for almost ten years, yet a lot of our own student body doesn't know that we exist. We are constantly writing stories and updating the school with current events. We put extensive amounts of work into our stories and yet not a lot of people know about our stories or where to look for them. Other than our staff talking about the newspaper, people don’t seem to know a lot about us.

Sticky note surprise greets the students of HHS

Sticky note surprise greets the students of HHS
February 18, 2015
This morning, as weary Highlanders filed into the school, they were greeted by a positive surprise. On every individual locker, a sticky note had been placed with a positive message on it. Each sticky note seemed to have a unique message, design or handwriting which made the notes a personal and pleasant surprise. Students rushed to their lockers to see what message they had gotten.

Mr. (and Ms.) Highlander

Mr. (and Ms.) Highlander
February 12, 2015
Over the past years Howell High has had a contest which allows 9th-12th grade boys to compete for the title of “Mr. Highlander.” The boys dress up during the Winter Fest spirit week and try to be as spirited as possible while collecting money to donate to the St. Baldrick’s foundation for childhood cancer. The winner not only receives the prestigious title, but a cash prize of $200. However, I see one problem with this contest, it has been only offered to boys.

The Movie Club: its mysterious existence exposed

The Movie Club: its mysterious existence exposed
February 4, 2015
After visiting all of the High School’s three offices and questioning multiple 10-12th graders, the existence of the Movie Club has been confirmed. The club meets every Monday from 2:30-4:30 in Mr. Jason Kane’s room 1-19 at the Freshman Campus. The students pick movies with awards to watch and discuss what they like and dislike

History of the Highlander

History of the Highlander
January 26, 2015
The student section roaring, players celebrating, and the crowd erupting into applause; this picture perfect moment wouldn’t be complete without the Highlander on the side-line. This Scottish symbol has been Howell High School’s mascot since roughly the late 1940’s, when the 1947 yearbook referred to the Highlander.

HHS finds new Interim Superintendent

HHS finds new Interim Superintendent
January 8, 2015
The search for a new Interim Superintendent of the Howell School District is over. Dr. Jeremy M. Hughes will fill the position until at least the end of this school year. By Staff Writer: Michael Gottschalk
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