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Around The World, Slavery Still Persists

Around The World, Slavery Still Persists

Pierre Asamoah

February 27, 2019


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Do you think slavery is a big problem in today’s world? Most people might assume that slavery is not widespread in modern society, but research says otherwise. According to 2016 statistics from the organization Anti Slavery International, 10 million children were enslaved across the world. Other s...

Photo Gallery: SnoBall 2019

Photo Gallery: SnoBall 2019

Shamaud Phillipe-Harris, @philly.xxl

February 11, 2019


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Manchester High's 2019 SnoBall dance was Jan. 26. Photo: Shamaud Phillipe-Harris

Profile: John Hegenauer

Profile: John Hegenauer

Darius Holmes, Staff Writer

December 14, 2018


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Former aspiring chef John Hegenauer runs the Young Men's Leadership group and is a paraeducator at Manchester High. Hegenauer provides support and assistance to both students and teachers in the classroom for all subjects. He is a 2006 MHS graduate, and went to Manchester Community College and C...

Profile: Nikki Milewski

Profile: Nikki Milewski

Jaime Lopez, Staff Writer

December 6, 2018


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Nikki Milewski did not start off wanting to be an English teacher. Instead, she wanted to be a “best-selling author.” Her mom said that it wasn’t a practical career, and she finally agreed.  So she chose to go to college for education because she thought it was a great choice for her life....

Profile: Erica Gonsalves

Profile: Erica Gonsalves

Pierre Asamoah, Staff Writer

December 6, 2018


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Erica Gonsalves is more than just a teacher at Manchester High. She is a very creative, intelligent and hardworking individual who can take inspiration as a writer from anywhere. She is currently writing a story and she got the main idea from a question asked by a speaker at a writing workshop --...

Profile: Kassandra Holder

Profile: Kassandra Holder

Gianna Burti, Staff Writer

December 6, 2018


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Kassandra Holder is a physical education teacher at Manchester High School. She graduated from MHS eight years ago, and now is a coach and health teacher.  She also has a deep interest in coding. She explained that in her “ MySpace days” she would use coding on her profile, by typing in cert...

Fantastic Festivals at MHS

Fantastic Festivals at MHS

Noor Majid, Web Developer

June 4, 2018


Filed under Art, Arts & Entertainment, Carousel, Features, News

This past Thursday (May 31), MHS music students participated in the Fantastic Festivals competition hosted in our very own Bailey Auditorium. The music groups which played were the Freshmen and Combined Orchestra, MHS Concert Band, Percussion Ensemble, Choir, and Handbell Choir. All students played ...

The Royal Wedding: Why It Was Important

The Royal Wedding: Why It Was Important

Kely Maloney, Staff Writer

May 30, 2018


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Whether it was the pastor’s sermon, the rendition of Stand By Me, or the stars in attendance, the royal wedding did not disappoint. The cultural impact is huge given Meghan Markle is the first black person to be married into the Royal Family. This was clearly the most diverse royal wedding ever....

Manchester Boys Win The Journal Inquirer Greater Manchester Invite

Manchester Boys Win The Journal Inquirer Greater Manchester Invite

Pierre Asamoah, Staff Writer

May 25, 2018


Filed under Carousel, Events, Local, MHS, Sports

Manchester High School hosted one of the biggest track meets in the state on May 19 -- the 37th Randy Smith Journal Inquirer Greater Manchester Invite. Twenty-one schools came down to the Manchester track for the event. It might have been a rainy day but that did not stop the athletes from breaking per...

Is Wearing a Traditional Chinese Dress to Prom Really Cultural Appropriation?

Is Wearing a Traditional Chinese Dress to Prom Really Cultural Appropriation?

Cristobal Colon, Staff Writer

May 17, 2018


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Recently, a young lady had gone to prom in a traditional Chinese dress.  Though she herself was not of Asian decent, it was a bold fashion choice and she received harsh backlash due to making it.   Keziah Daum, a Utah high school student, decided to wear a traditional Chinese dress to her Seni...

“This Is America”

“This Is America”

Kaylyn Jones, Staff Writer

May 10, 2018


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Donald Glover better known as Childish Gambino, an american artist, comedian, and actor has recently just released the most viral video of 2018 yet. “This Is America”, a dark but powerful message conveyed throughout the video not only holds one undertone but multiple. He touches upon several m...