‘Ocean’s 8’ brings shock to fans with unexpected spin

Kip Mayes, Sophomore Editor & Reporter

June 13, 2018

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“Ocean’s 8,” recent release and spin-off to the critically acclaimed “Ocean’s Eleven” (2001), took the world by surprise and kept audiences on their toes. Directed by Gary Ross, Ocean’s 8 (2018) was action-packed and...

Summer bucket list for Michigan

Lauren Young, Junior Editor & Reporter

June 13, 2018

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1. Visit Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore. At these dunes, you will find miles of sand hills, towering up to 450 feet above Lake Michigan, which is located right by the dunes. This summer, they will be hosting astronomy programs from 9-...

Big businesses come to an end

Alliyah Trim and Madisyn Hardy, Co-editors-in-chief

June 11, 2018

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The physical shopping business is slowly ending and the question now is why? Many people account the closings to the easy online shopping options, while others blame the rising prices and inflation. But the real reason seems to...

Senior TFT teachers say final goodbyes

Allan Haynes, Junior Reporter & Editor

June 1, 2018

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Trojan Family Time (TFT) has been an ongoing Tuesday and Thursday event for a few years.  In TFT, students have time to do missing work, catch up with friends and participate in team building activities with peers. Teachers sometimes...

June brings awareness to nation

Abigail Pipkin, Freshman Reporter

June 1, 2018

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People are most familiar with Father's Day, Flag Day, and Juneteenth- that falls into June, but there are way more causes/topics that fall into June. Juneteenth, also known as Juneteenth Independence Day or Freedom Day, is...

Motivational speaker talks to MHS students

Tristan Daniels, Reporter

May 4, 2018

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On March 26, at 6 p.m. at MHS Tom Thelen, Youth Motivational Speaker, spoke to teachers, students, and parents about everything going on in the world – kids bullying other kids, people creating violent situations all around...

PyeongChang hosts winter Olympics

Mandy Petkovich, Reporter

March 13, 2018

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What You Need to Know It’s that time again the commercials are out and people are getting ready for the winter Olympics airing from February 9 to February 25. Held in Pyeongchang, South Korea, it is the second time that...

MHS presents ‘The Greek Mythology Olympiaganza’

Jessica LaRoy, Reporter

March 9, 2018

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The play “The Greek Mythology Olympiaganza” is currently being practiced at Monroe High School and will be presented March 23-25. The show is told by Narrator One (senior Jordan Jewell) and Narrator Two (junior Jacob Foulkrod)....

Upward Bound offers support for students

Alliyah Trim, Junior Co Editor-in-Chief

March 6, 2018

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Are you a first generation college student? Are you wanting to get a better look into colleges and express your interest in your field of study? If so, Upward Bound is the place for you. Upward Bound is a program to provide...

Fast food options lack in America

Alliyah Trim, Junior Co Editor-in-Chief

March 6, 2018

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America is often known for its oversized and greasy fast food options, but has anyone ever stopped to think about fast food in other countries? Rumor has it that McDonald's, originally founded in America, actually has better...

MHS Choir gets festive for upcoming holidays

Ivana Goncin, Senior Reporter & Editor

December 11, 2017

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From singing Christmas melodies to gospel songs, the choir always has something new to bring to the table. This new upcoming trimester is bringing in a lot of new things for MHS choirs.  Right after the Thanksgiving vacation,...

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