Interact embarks on ski trip

Emily Rassel, Reporter

February 4, 2016

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Nothing says community like sliding down a hill of ice on two plastic boards. Interact Club is embarking on a ski trip to Mount Brighton in Brighton, Michigan, on Feb. 12, the first day of winter break. Aside from MHS club...

Golden Globes 2016 entertains many

Gracen Lee, Reporter

February 3, 2016

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Sunday, Jan. 10, was a big night for both movie stars and television stars. Famous people from Kate Winslet to Wiz Khalifa came to celebrate the year of television and movies. Obviously not everyone could win but many people took...

Concept of leap year revealed

Ashton Bowman, Reporter & Editor

January 19, 2016

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Leap year is the phenomenon of every four years, having a year with 366 days in it rather than 365. This “extra day” is added onto the month of February, occurring Feb. 29.   The concept of leap year was first calculated...

Monroe Factory Shops to be redone

Ashton Bowman, Reporter & Editor

January 7, 2016

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Along with all of the newly updated shopping places and restaurants coming to Monroe, you can expect even more in the near future. The Monroe Factory Shops, will be experiencing majorly needed renovations, including work and updates...

Detroit Mercy scholarship offered to Monroe student athlete

Kate Tayler, Reporter

January 6, 2016

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The decision of where to attend college is possibly the hardest decision a teen will make, but for junior Sophia Mapes, the choice was simple. “The Class of 2017 will make Detroit Mercy a lot better,” Mapes said of the...

MHS Cross Country gives back this season

Natalie Maas, Reporter

November 25, 2015

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The Monroe High School Cross Country team will once again be participating in the annual Adopt-a-Family event this holiday season. MHS Cross Country has participated in this event for the past seven years. The team collects...

LEGO league competition held at MHS; Waterloo among those to advance

Alyssa Domasica, Reporter

November 25, 2015

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Saturday, Nov., 21 at Monroe High School the first ever LEGO league robotics event was held at 9 a.m. More than 300 third through eighth graders competed in the event.   More than 31 teams participated with 20 of them representing  t...

MHS uses texts to get alerts out to students, staff, parents

Ann Traver, Reporter

November 23, 2015

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Monroe High School is starting a new texting program this month to alert students, parents, and teachers about weather updates and important events. Robert Vergiels, a promotions director  of Monroe Public Schools, is one of ...

New CLASS program launches to breakdown barriers of diversity in schools

Anna Traver, Reporter

November 16, 2015

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A new program at Orchard Alternative High School has brought awareness to issues in the community and a sense of understanding over students’ differences and what makes them who they are. The C.L.A.S.S. program at Orchard high schoo...