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FHS seniors who will continue athletics into college

FHS seniors who will continue athletics into college

Anna Weigle, Writer

April 21, 2020

As the year comes to a close, seniors are starting to prepare for the years ahead. Some are planning on continuing their athletic journey into college. FHS is sending these students out to further their athletic and academic careers at the college they have committed to.  Senior Emma Hiscock will be attending the Un...

In-state colleges that provide an affordable education

In-state colleges that provide an affordable education

Grahm Staib, Writer

April 15, 2020

According to Michigan Radio, the average college graduate in Michigan finishes with over $30,000 in student loan debts. For students that are worried about finishing school in debt, there are options for high school students in Michigan to reduce these costs through in-state community colleges and universi...

The lack of a teacher’s contract affects FHS students

The lack of a teacher’s contract affects FHS students

Sydney Bommersbach, Assistant Online Editor in Chief

March 26, 2020

Without a contract for the 2019-2020 school years, teachers, Board of Education members, students and family alike are experiencing the effects of the lack of an agreement.  It is important to look at the financial stability that Fenton Area Public Schools has had in the past. According to MI School...

Song starters for every genre

Song starters for every genre

Hannah Young, Online Editor

February 18, 2020

Pop, Rock, Alternative, Hip-Hop, and Country are the few of the popular music genres to date. Trying to find different music to start listening to can be hard, but here are a few introductory songs that will make it easier to explore new genres Pop: “Say So” by Doja Cat “break up with you...

The Better of Music: Apple Music, Amazon Music or Spotify?

The Better of Music: Apple Music, Amazon Music or Spotify?

Hannah Young, Online Editor

December 30, 2019

With such a variety of music streaming platforms, it can be difficult to find the best one. What platform is right for creating playlists, listening to the radio and enjoying the tens of millions of songs available? Find out below which one is right for you.  Apple Music Apple Music is one of the top mu...

Why Fenton High no longer offers Home Economics

Why Fenton High no longer offers Home Economics

Cameron Carlson, Writer

December 20, 2019

Schools all around the country have gotten rid of Home Economics classes–a staple elective in most schools during the early twentieth century—because of budget cuts. Some schools kept the course and renamed it Family and Consumer Sciences (FACS), others are getting Home Ec. back, and some may not...

Records broken by the 2019 Girls Swim Team

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Sydney Bommersbach, Assisstant Online Editor in Chief

December 18, 2019

The 2019 Girls Swim Team broke six school records at the Michigan High School Athletic Association (MHSAA) Girls Swim and Dive state competition on Nov. 22 and 23. Two of the new records were set by relays, and the other four new records were set by sophomore Grace Olsen. ...

Holiday music playlists to fight the “winter blues”

Holiday music playlists to fight the “winter blues”

Sydney Bommersbach, Assistant Online Editor in Chief

December 17, 2019

Whether you’re in the mood for classic Christmas songs or you’re looking for more modern, upbeat holiday jams, you can get in the holiday spirit by listening to these playlists while you wrap presents or bake cookies. Classic Christmas Playlist on Itunes and Spotify Let it Snow! Let it Snow...

Fenton Fire Hall cools down the dining experience

Pictured above are the glass igloos available for dining in at the Fenton Fire Hall in downtown Fenton.

Anna Weigle, Writer

December 16, 2019

As downtown Fenton comes into view, the winter lights shine and the big Christmas tree is hard to miss as the Millpond goes around the corner. Another notable aspect downtown is the Fire Hall restaurant’s igloos.  Fire Hall manager Max Fast, believes that the aesthetic of the igloos keeps peop...

Lake Fenton Middle School students have screen-free “Throwback Thursday”

Lake Fenton Middle School students have screen-free “Throwback Thursday”

Angelina Vitarelli, Writer

December 12, 2019

On Nov. 21, Lake Fenton Middle School (LFMS) participated in a “Screen Free” day to reduce possible negative effects of too much screen time in the learning environment. The students left their school-provided chromebooks at home and stored their phones in their lockers for the day. The entire student...

School lunches change under the Trump administration

A daily lunch from the Fenton High cafeteria.

Cameron Carlson, Writer

December 6, 2019

As of May, 2017, the Trump administration planned to relax the former Obama-era regulations on school lunches; the new ones were enacted that July. Since then, schools and communities have experienced the effects of the new regulations. These effects, however, have created controversy that is spreading a...

Sophomore Chase Gibson wins TI Calculator challenge

“The idea for the picture came from the fall theme of playing in the leaves,” sophomore Chase Gibson said, “so we tried to make it look like I was playing in the calculators.”

Sydney Bommersbach, Assistant Online Editor in Chief

November 18, 2019

Posing on the ground surrounded by a circle of calculators, sophomore Chase Gibson entered and won a fall contest put on by Texas Instruments (TI). With the help of students in his fourth-hour Biology class, who lent calculators that led to the winning photo entry.   “It started with an adve...