The disappointment of ‘The Politician’

The disappointment of ‘The Politician’

Briget Stolz, Social Media Editor

October 24, 2019

The newest show by Ryan Murphy, the creator of the TV shows “Glee” and “Scream Queens,” has officially aired on Netflix. “The Politician,” a show about Payton Hobart (Ben Platt) and his high school presidential election makes one thing very clear; Murphy still has that same high school charm...

Howell high schools festive homecoming week

Howell high schools festive homecoming week

Briget Stolz, Social Media Editor

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 days throughout the week.    The dance, the parade, and the big homecoming game against Canto...

Future parking at howell high school

Future parking at howell high school

Sadie Boscher, Staff Writer

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 enough to get a few parking spots at Howell´s very own freshman campus. This is unlike many other...

Mackinac’s century long tradition broken

Ashton Cove, A&E Editor

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 cars have been banned from the island’s streets with the exception of emergency and service vehicl...

Senior soccer night

Senior soccer night

Stephen Tyrpak, Staff Writer

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, who were also struggling as of late. As day turned to night, the game started and the fight betw...

Howell football takes a loss against Hartland

Howell football takes a loss against Hartland

Stephen Tyrpak, Staff Writer

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 going into the game, so it was a pivotal game for both sides. Neither school was showing any mercy on...

HHS Pom performs with Hartland

HHS Pom performs with Hartland

Lauren Hauk, Opinion Editor

September 16, 2016

While the football team is preparing to compete against Hartland High School Friday, Sept 16, Howell Varsity Pom Pon is preparing to perform with the Hartland Pom team. This has been a tradition for the two teams to perform together, and the tradition will continue on this year. The two teams choose...

Insight and the importance of off-campus courses

Insight and the importance of off-campus courses

Alexandria Adle, Staff Writer

April 19, 2016

Howell students have many off-campus classes available to them such as Construction Trades, Graphic Communications, Cosmetology, and Advanced Automotive Technology. Each course is taught on other campuses surrounding the city of Howell. Next year students should know the pros and cons of enrolling in these classes.

Fantasy of Lights

Fantasy of Lights

Devery Jakubos, Staff Writer

November 25, 2015

On Fri Nov 27th, Howell will show its holiday spirit with its annual Fantasy of Lights parade. Many events will be hosted throughout the day including an art show in the Opera House with everything from jewelry to holiday cards, a Christmas Alley on State St just west of the Livingston County Courthouse, the 22nd annual Fantasy 5k run, and various entertainment throughout the evening. Historically thousands attend the parade every year making it part of their holiday traditions.

Division title on the line in historic rivalry game

Division title on the line in historic rivalry game

Michael Gottschalk, Staff Writer

October 8, 2015

The rivalry football game between the Brighton Bulldogs and the Howell Highlanders will take place this Friday, Oct 9 at Brighton High School. This game comes after the Highlanders took down the Milford Mavericks in last Friday’s Homecoming game, 31-14.

A golden season for the Howell Gymnastics team

A golden season for the Howell Gymnastics team

Thomas Lassiter, Co-Sports Editor

March 19, 2015

Last Friday, the Howell Gymnastics Team ended its standout season at the state team championship meet in Rockford. The Highlanders had one of the best seasons in the history of the school. Hours of work appears to have paid off, for the Highlanders finished fourth in the state behind Rockford, Canton and Grand Ledge after a 9th place state finish in 2014.

Howell Pompon takes 3rd at state competition

Howell Pompon takes 3rd at state competition

Ian Stone, Staff Writer

November 19, 2014

The Howell High School pompon squad took 3rd at the Mid-American Pompon High Kick Championship on Nov 9 at the SVSU Ryder Center. Howell's team finished 3rd with 289 points, right behind perennial pompon powerhouse Garden City who finished 2nd with 291.5 points. Plymouth took home the gold in this competition with the winning count of 294.5 points. This comes after Howell's 1st place finish last year at the High Kick championship in medium varsity. By Staff Writer: Ian Stone

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