Behind Closzed Doors

Behind Closzed Doors

Kayte Connell, Staff Writer

September 30, 2016


Filed under Feature, Showcase, Teacher Highlight

Some students of Howell High School can hear the vocals of the choir floating through the hallway during an average school day. While the HHS choir room was directed by Rod Bushey for the past 44 years, there is a new era beginning.   Behind the closed choir doors is a man who is keeping the choir ...

Lipski Retires

Lipski Retires

Bennett Halek, Staff Writer

December 10, 2015


Filed under Feature, Showcase

Mr. Craig Lipski plans to retire at the close of semester one from HHS. Read more about his plans of his retirement and memories he has created here at Howell High.

A true Howell teacher

A true Howell teacher

Evan Webster, Staff Writer

January 30, 2015


Filed under Feature, Showcase, Teacher Highlight

Many students receive their start at Howell High, few come back to repay the favor and work to inspire the younger generations of Highlanders. Only 6 out of 100 Howell High staff actually attended the school. One of these rare teachers is the new Ms. Krista Kirby who graduated in 2006.

New horizons for former Main Four adviser

New horizons for former Main Four adviser

Jordan Pudvay, Social Media Editor

October 22, 2014


Filed under Feature, Showcase, Teacher Highlight

After nine years of being The Main Four adviser, Mrs. Luann Haskins is remembering the late nights and parties that brought out the fun in journalism. Currently, instead of running The Main Four, she is practicing her Aunt Em voice for Howell High School's production of Wizard of Oz. Haskins started teaching in ...

English teacher shares passion for subject, students

Jada Boprie, Feature Editor

May 14, 2014


Filed under Feature, Teacher Highlight

I only had a short time to interview Mr. Deven Parrish, but even with the time crunch it was easy to understand why his students like him so much. Besides his significant height advantage and his much more impressive resume, he’s just like any of the kids who walk through his classroom door eve...

HHS teacher puts the “drama” in high school


April 28, 2014


Filed under Arts and Entertainment

By Staff Writer: Lexi Petroi Passion flows through the veins of Amanda Malo, Howell High School’s Drama teacher. From the love that she has for teaching, to the love she has for the performing arts, there’s "nowhere else she’d rather be.” She was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. She grew up in Ann Arbor and her family moved t...

HHS teacher takes caring for students to new level

February 13, 2014


Filed under Feature, Teacher Highlight

By Staff Writer: Rachel Brauer Being a teacher is much more than implanting information: it’s guiding the students as much as one can. Teachers are mentors, and one teacher who takes that role seriously is Ms. Annette Steinacker- Roberts. After graduating from Howell High School in 1981, Ms. Rober...

Teacher or Jedi?

December 16, 2013


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Teacher’s creative approach inspired by galactic movies By Staff Writer: Alexis Klask Passion runs deep in Gabriella DiNatale, a HHS senior English teacher, whether it be about her love for teaching or her obsession with Star Wars. DiNatale puts forth the effort in order to help others achieve what t...

“What a happy day it is today!”

Lexi Petroi, Staff Writer

November 20, 2013


Filed under Feature, Teacher Highlight

HHS teacher known for his positive outlook on life By Staff Writer: Lexi Petroi From kayaking Lake Superior to searching and collecting ancient Native American artifacts, Mr. Michael Marek will always have an interesting story to share with students after the class bell rings. Mr. Marek attended Easte...

HHS teacher lives extraordinary life outside school walls

Tricia Tucker, Staff Writer

November 5, 2013


Filed under Feature, Teacher Highlight

By Staff Writer: Tricia Tucker When children are in elementary school, the general thought is that teachers live in the teachers’ lounge.  They don’t really think that teachers have lives outside of school.  Well, Mrs. Kathleen Zents lives the opposite of this stereotype.  Not only is she a fun, i...

HHS English teacher holds 40 years of experience

Hannah Snyder and Hannah Snyder

October 3, 2013


Filed under Feature, Teacher Highlight

By Feature Editor: Hannah Snyder Choosing a career can be the hardest thing for a person to decide. In multiple cases, the career field a person originally picks won’t necessarily be what they spend the rest of their lives doing. For Ms. Margaret Breece, her job at Howell High School wasn’t exactl...

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