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Strike hits close to home

Story: Ashlyn Tebedo, Co-Editor

March 6, 2020

“The strike is affecting our family financially and emotionally since it has been going on for so long,” senior Sierra Bellingar said. The United Automobile Workers Union and General Motors have a contract that is to be renewed...

Blanket ban causing headaches for students

Story: Caleb PeLong, Staff Writer

March 5, 2020

Throughout the day, senior Olivia Sabec carries around heavy layers of clothing. She used to carry a blanket with her, on and off since freshman year. But now because of a recent rule banning all blankets from school, she opts...

Is Haslett High School environmentally conscious?

Story: Jillian Fast, Staff Writer

March 5, 2020

With activists like Greta Thunberg gaining popularity and warning the population about the potential dangers of the climate crisis, the environment is becoming a pretty “hot” topic. Haha, get it? Because (according to NASA)...

New Haslett media center director

Story: Lee Izzo, Staff Writer

March 5, 2020

Since the departure of media specialist and online mentor Rebecca Kipp, many students have been thrown for a loop in regards to their online classes. Approximately 100 online students were managed by Kipp per semester. She was ...

Spring Band Concert Tonight

Story: Grace Campbell

May 21, 2019

The Spring Band Concert is tonight at 7:30 p.m. in the Performing Arts Center at Haslett High School. Tonight is also the Bands senior night. Awards and scholarships will be awarded to certain band seniors. Many of the scholarshi...

The Story of Scheduling

Story: Alyse Green, Staff Writer

May 1, 2019

It’s that time of year again that everyone at Haslett High School dreads. Students, parents, teachers, and counselors. Scheduling classes. The words, “arena scheduling”, “master schedule”, and “drops/adds” fill...

Girls Basketball in the Final Four

March 22, 2019

The girl's basketball team has had a very good season. So much so that they have made it to the semi-finals. Starting at 7:30  pm on March 22, this game will be against Detroit Edison in Fowlerville. Tickets are ten dollars at...

Prom 2019

March 21, 2019

Most upperclassman look forward to a night to dress up, take cute pictures and hangout with all of our friends. That night is Prom! Prom is coming up in about a month, on April 20th we will be heading to eagle eye for a “...

White Winter Days

Story: Alyse Green, Staff Writer

March 19, 2019

Two words – polar vortex. Definition – a low pressure area with a wide expanse of cold air, in a polar region. It doesn’t sound pretty and it sure wasn’t pretty. With snow, ice and bone chilling temperatures it had schools...

Honors Night

March 15, 2019

Every year in the middle of March, Honors Night rolls around. Every student with a 3.5 GPA walks across the stage and is recognized for their studious efforts. There is always a guest speaker and a long speech that will hope...

Stretching Out With Yoga Club

Story: Gabe McGuire, Staff Writer

March 15, 2019

Yoga club is starting up in April, hosted by special education teacher Diane Littleton in the gymnastics practice room. All students and teachers are welcome to join. Each club meeting will be every other Monday after school start...

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