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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...

What school lunches look like under the Trump administration

What school lunches look like 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...

Fenton sport teams volunteer in the community

Fenton sport teams volunteer in the community

Anna Weigle, Writer

October 30, 2019

Many Fenton athletic programs have taken time out of their season to give back to their community. Sports teams this school year are helping out while also bringing their players closer together at the same time.  The volleyball and soccer programs hold an annual Volley-4-a-Cure fundraiser. The fre...

Five trends that are back in Fenton High

Five trends that are back in Fenton High

Sydney Bommersbach, Assistant Online Editor in Chief

October 25, 2019

What’s in style changes every year and each season is different from the last. Here are some trends that are repeating their appearances in the Fenton High halls. High Waisted Pants and Mom Jeans White Shoes Choker Necklaces and Hoop Earrings Sweatpants Flannels and Black Boots ...

Volleyball program receives Got Milk sponsorship

Volleyball program receives Got Milk sponsorship

Lydia Podlesak, Assissant Print Editor

October 4, 2019

The girls volleyball program applied for and was awarded a sponsorship by Got Milk for their fall season. Through the sponsorship, $2,000 goes towards the program.  “What made me want to apply for the sponsorship was obviously to give the team a good opportunity for the educational resources,” ...

Fenton High building embarks on 50th anniversary

Andrea Elsholz, Features Editor

September 18, 2019

Fifty years ago, the last set of graduates were handed their diploma at the Ellen Street campus and a new building was christened Fenton High. As the new building embarks on its fiftieth anniversary, community members are coming together to celebrate. “A lot of visitors come to the building; they can’t believe ...

Get to know Fenton’s IB coordinator, Kelly Boike

Get to know Fenton’s IB coordinator, Kelly Boike

Angelina Vitarelli, Writer

April 22, 2019

Kelly Boike, Fenton’s International Baccalaureate (IB) coordinator since the year of 2005, has numerous roles within her occupation: IB Coordinator, Extended Essay Coordinator, DEEP Coordinator and Early/Middle College Coordinator. “I’ve been an educator for 20 years, and I value lifelong learning...

Fenton students participate in Tri County Ninja competition

Fenton students participate in Tri County Ninja competition

Madi Wheeler, Online Editor-in-Chief

March 20, 2019

On March 15-17, local business Tri County Ninja hosted its first Ultimate Ninja Athlete Association (UNAA) competition. Among those who attended the competition, were employees at the gym there to compete rather than coach. “Watching my fellow employees run was very cool,” coach and senior Noah...

Guide to Adulting: how to change a flat tire

Guide to Adulting: how to change a flat tire

Gracie Warda, Assistant Online Editor

March 19, 2019

‘Guide to Adulting’ is a Fenton InPrint advice column intended to inform readers about adulthood and the different responsibilities implied by it. Each installment will outline an aspect of adulthood and provide insight for that area. Questions, comments, concerns and future column ideas can be su...

Sneak preview of IB theatre’s production of ‘Columbinus’

Sneak preview of IB theatre’s production of ‘Columbinus’

March 15, 2019

Here's a sneak preview of IB Theatre's production of Columbinus. Showtimes will be on 3/15 at 7:30 p.m., 3/16 at 2:30 p.m. & 7:30 p.m. and 3/17 at 2:30 p.m.

Local activities to try this spring break

Local activities to try this spring break

Dylan Dockins, Writer

March 11, 2019

The countdown until spring break has begun, with only 11 days left until it’s here. While some see it as time to enjoy the beach and warm temperatures, others enjoy staying at home. Fenton and the surrounding areas are filled with many opportunities to keep busy during the 10 day break. If the weather...

Netflix Show Review: The Umbrella Academy

John Sabato, Writer

March 6, 2019

The Popular Dark Horse Comic book “The Umbrella Academy” isn’t accurately brought to live action, however the Netflix original does a good job of bringing the story and characters to life. The show was written by Jeremy Slater and produced by Gerard Way and Steve Blackman. The flashbacks start...