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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

Records broken by the 2019 Girls Swim Team

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

Fenton Fire Hall cools down the dining experience

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

School lunches change under the Trump administration

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

Sophomore Chase Gibson wins TI Calculator challenge

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...

How Fenton High School is going to improve the district

How Fenton High School is going to improve the district

Emmy Johnson, Writer

November 15, 2019

Fenton Area Public Schools (FAPS) are adding improvements to its schools. Through recent years FHS has made it a top priority to ensure their students receive an education that’ll push them to reach success criteria, including new teaching materials for the Social Studies Department and receiving new te...

Fenton High Adrenaline Dance Team takes first place

Fenton High Adrenaline Dance Team takes first place

Sydney Bommersbach, Assisstant Online Editor in Chief

November 11, 2019

Sitting on the gym floor in a circle, the 15 members of the Fenton High Adrenaline Dance Team hold hands with their heads down, waiting to hear the results of the varsity hip-hop group division. Starting backward from fifth place, they cheered with excitement when the MC announced Fenton High School in ...

Fenton Mayor Sue B Osborn wins re-election

Fenton Mayor Sue B Osborn wins re-election

Hannah Young, Online Editor

November 7, 2019

Fenton voters headed to the polls on November 5 to cast their votes. Fenton voters cast their ballot for the position of mayor and three council member positions. The position of mayor was run by incumbent Sue B Osborn and Cheryl A King. Osborn has fulfilled the position of mayor once again.  Osbor...

The varsity football team’s journey to playoffs

The varsity football team’s journey to playoffs

Sydney Bommersbach, Assistant Online Editor in Chief

November 5, 2019

Beating out last season's record of 6-2, the Fenton High varsity football team improved this fall with a record of 9-1. Many players on the team attribute this year's success to their team chemistry and hard work.  “A wake-up call for us was the loss to Davison,” senior Brady Triola said. “W...