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“Charlie Brown” Musical a Success

“Charlie Brown” Musical a Success

Noor Majid, Web Developer

March 27, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, News

This past weekend (March 22-24) saw the performance of You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown by MHS students. The two-hour show aired for three nights -- Thursday, Friday, and Saturday -- and included popcorn and an endearing Snoopy plush toy. The musical featured leads Max Toth as Charlie Brown; So...

6 Days After Students Staged School Walkouts Against Gun Violence, There’s Been Another School Shooting

6 Days After Students Staged School Walkouts Against Gun Violence, There’s Been Another School Shooting

Noor Majid, Web Developer

March 20, 2018


Filed under Features, News, Tea Time

A student opened fire at Great Mills High School in southern Maryland on the morning of Tuesday, March 20, critically injuring two other students before he was confronted by a school resource officer, according to the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office. Authorities said the officer and gun...

MHS Students Say #ENOUGH In Solidarity Walk Out

MHS Students Say #ENOUGH In Solidarity Walk Out

Asiana Flordelis, Staff Writer

March 16, 2018


Filed under Carousel, Features, News, Tea Time

On March 14, students in schools all around the nation, including our very own Manchester High School, participated in an organized walkout to draw attention to the rising gun violence issues and school shootings in America. Last month,  17 lives were lost in a shooting at a high school in Parkland,...

Trolls Aim for Racial Division

Kaylyn Jones, Staff Writer

February 27, 2018


Filed under Features, News, Uncategorized

Just about a week ago from today, trolls released false information about being assaulted by African American individuals at the premiere of new Marvel movie “Black Panther.” Twitter trolls attempt to stoke racial division which is shown in the photos that you see down below. It was originally o...

The Curtain Rises for the Peanuts Gang at MHS

Cristobal Colon, Staff Writer

January 26, 2018


Filed under Art, Arts & Entertainment, Carousel, Events, Local, Midyear Stories 2017-2018, Music

It’s time once more for the annual school musical at Manchester High School.  This school year, the musical will be a classic; “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown.”  Cast was set Monday, December 4th, and rehearsals began on Wednesday, December 13th.  I myself am going to be taking part i...

Student Spotlight: ’19 Kaylyn Jones, Creator of Mahana

Student Spotlight: ’19 Kaylyn Jones, Creator of Mahana

Jaime Lopez, Staff Writer

January 18, 2018


Filed under Features, Profiles, Uncategorized

Manchester High junior Kaylyn Jones, also known as “Kash," is the creator of a group/movement called Mahana. Her inspiration to start the group started when she became very aware of different mental disorders, specifically depression. Kaylyn wanted to make a group where everyone is safe and able...

#TimeWasUp at the Golden Globes

#TimeWasUp at the Golden Globes

Noor Majid and Grace Goldberg-Doyle

January 17, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Movies & TV, News

A red carpet night typically known for its lavishly-styled stars, noteworthy hosts, and deserving major-motion pictures, the Golden Globes is an enjoyable event to tune into and watch while relaxing. This year, however, viewers saw something much more charged come to the screen -- a political edge whic...

Video Review: “I’m Not Racist”

Pierre Asamoah, Staff Writer

December 19, 2017


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

Late last month, Joyner Lucas released a new song titled “I’m Not Racist.” Some are calling this the most important video of the year, while others are not so sure. Lucas, who is from Worcester, Mass., successfully presented the topic of racism in a way everyone would be able to understand. The...

“The Silence Breakers” — TIME’s 2017 Person of the Year

“The Silence Breakers” —  TIME’s 2017 Person of the Year

Noor Majid, Staff Writer

December 18, 2017


Filed under Features, Tea Time

When Taylor Swift countersued DJ David Mueller in her -- now infamous -- sexual assault case for a grand total of $1, she made a statement for the history books. Her testimony alone was one to remember, with hard-hitting lines including “I’m being blamed for the unfortunate events of his life that are a p...

NFL Profile: Dallas Cowboys OT Tyron Smith

NFL Profile: Dallas Cowboys OT Tyron Smith

Kely Maloney, Staff Writer

December 13, 2017


Filed under Features, Global, NFL, Profiles, Sports, Uncategorized

Without a doubt Tyron Smith is one of the NFL’s best offensive linemen. A four-time Pro Bowler and two-time All Pro Smith allowed only two sacks in 2016 and has only given up two so far in 2017. Given that last year he was blocking for a rookie quarterback only giving up two sacks is very impressive...

Behind the MHS Murals

Behind the MHS Murals

Grace Goldberg-Doyle, Staff Writer

December 11, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, MHS

Everyone has seen the beautiful and vibrant mural hanging on the wall near the MHS auditorium. It's hard to miss, with its array of bright colors spilling out of a plain grey robot’s head. Students who stop and look at the painting may wonder about the inspiration behind this work of art. We went to the source and ...

Repeat: Class of 2019 Wins Top Float At Homecoming Parade

Grace Goldberg-Doyle, Staff Writer

November 3, 2017


Filed under Carousel, Features, Local, MHS, News

  The Class of 2019 kept its winning streak alive with a third victory in a row at the 2017 Homecoming Parade Thursday. Once again the dancing was amazing during the junior class’ production, with Saige Rago again choreographing the whole routine and the rest of the class executing it perfectly...