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Bands hold winter concert

Story: Grace Campbell, Staff Writer

December 14, 2018

Filed under Entertainment, Features

The Haslett High School Band's annual Winter Concert was held Dec. 11 in the Performing Arts Center. “We have been practicing for the concert for about a month,” senior Siwon Han said. The band  played popular song...

Summer band camp is marching band boot camp

Story: Reece Foster, Staff Writer

November 27, 2018

Filed under Features

“Band camp involved working hours in 93 degree weather,” senior Jacob Wyrick said. The 2018 marching band put in long hours of hard work before, during and after school and even during the summer in the week-long camp....

Family management

Story: Bayelee Hodge, Staff Writer

November 27, 2018

Filed under Features

Senior Elias Manuel is known for his talents throwing and spinning his Frisbee around the high school. But this year he is wearing a football jersey, number 19, and working the sidelines at football games. Manuel joined the...

Securing the building comes with a cost and annoyances.

Story: Adam Beery, Staff Writer

November 27, 2018

Filed under Features

Every day senior Jennifer Tran arrives from the Wilson Talent Center at 10:40 a.m., if she’s lucky. “I hate it. I have to park in the student parking lot and walk all the way around and get buzzed in,” she said. “I...

New class differs from traditional English offering

November 20, 2018

Filed under Features

In spring of 2018, members of the class of 2019 began final scheduling of their high school careers. As juniors selected their classes for senior year, many were intrigued to see a new English class available. Bearing Witness...

Final band concert of year

Story: Gabe McGuire, Staff Writer

May 21, 2018

Filed under Entertainment, Features, News

The high school’s last band concert for the year will be on Tuesday, May 22. It is the Spring Awards Concert where each senior will be recognized for her or his contributions to the band as well as receive awards for the...

Middle school holds pops concert

Story: Abbi Claflin, Staff Writer

May 21, 2018

Filed under Features

The Haslett Middle School pops concert was held May 17 in the high school performing arts center. Many eighth grade students performed solos and also sang as a group. They sang a variety of trendy songs. Choir director Samara Va...

Bring on summer

Story: Reece Foster, Writer

May 14, 2018

Filed under Features

Many yearn for the end of a school year and begin imagining their summer breaks. But many have troubles with what to do to fill up the long days. The school year is coming to an end and anticipation for summer break is growing ...

Band director gears up for future

Story: Gabe McGuire, Staff Writer

May 14, 2018

Filed under Features, Uncategorized

Normally, a student doesn’t think that a teacher with 20 years of in the classroom would go on to do anything else other than basksing in retirement. But sometimes, that’s exactly what happens. Band director David Gott recently announced ...

Student Profile: Ethan Bresnahan

Story: Hannah Withey, Staff Writer

March 28, 2018

Filed under Features

My favorite thing about choir is probably the community that it builds, especially over time. I joined choir in seventh grade after the rotation in sixth grade. My brother influenced me to join since I was around it every day...

Lady Justice: Judge Aquilina uses power in healing way

Story: Maggi Regan, Staff Writer

February 16, 2018

Filed under Features, News

Her face plastered on t-shirts, her quotes printed on coffee mugs, her name worn by Natalie Portman on Saturday Night Live. Millions have silently nominated Judge Rosemarie Aquilina as the new face of a movement. But for her,...

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