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Amazing Alumni: Turner Meek ‘12

Amazing Alumni: Turner Meek ‘12

Julia Pardi, Editor-in-Chief

April 7, 2017


Filed under Carousel, Features, Profiles

Rory Mcllroy, Jordan Spieth, Adam Scott, and Turner Meek, all in Augusta, Ga. for the 81st edition of The Masters Tournament. Turner Meek, a 2012 Manchester High School graduate, has been living down south and training to become a golf club professional. His education in the Professional Golf Manag...

April Events at MHS

Morgan Smith, Social Media Editor

April 6, 2017


Filed under Events

The end of the year is close, which means there are last minute events and activities for all MHS to participate in! Junior Prom ticket sales are April 17th to the 28th during Power Hour! Junior Prom is Friday, May 5th at Maneeley's in South Windsor Senior Prom ticket sales as well as Senior Picnic ...

FBLA Wins Big at States

FBLA Wins Big at States

Ashley Anglisano, Managing Print Editor

March 29, 2017


Filed under Carousel, Events, Local, MHS, News

On Monday, March 28, sixteen members of Manchester High School’s chapter of Future Business Leaders of America traveled to Radisson Hotel in Cromwell to compete in the State Leadership Conference. While there, they competed in business-related events and attended business-themed workshops. At the State Lea...

Sun’s Out, Fun’s Out

Sun’s Out, Fun’s Out

Sheridan Meek, News Editor

March 28, 2017


Filed under Carousel, Features

Spring has sprung in Manchester - well, if you look at the calendar it has. Technically, the first day of spring was March 20th, but if you look outside you wouldn’t exactly be able to tell. One of the worst, and best, parts of living in New England is that weather can change on a dime. Whether that ...

Seth DeValve supporting Manchester

Seth DeValve supporting Manchester

Jason Owen, Sports Editor

March 28, 2017


Filed under Carousel, Features, Local, MHS, News, Sports

On April 28th, 2016,  former Manchester High School and Princeton student-athlete Seth DeValve was drafted by the Cleveland Browns in the fourth round of the NFL Draft. Before he made it to the NFL Seth played wide receiver and tight end for Princeton, where he finished with 101 receptions, 10th in sc...

Broadcast in Cali

Broadcast in Cali

Morgan Smith, Social Media Editor

March 28, 2017


Filed under Carousel, Events, Features, Local, MHS, News

Manchester High School’s Broadcast program will be traveling to Anaheim, California this coming Monday to compete in the West Coast STN competition! Broadcast traveled to Atlanta, Georgia last year to compete in the East Coast STN competition, and was awarded The Northwest Regional Excellence Award along...

So, You Want To Get a Part-Time Job…

Sheridan Meek, News Editor

March 23, 2017


Filed under Features

High school has many milestones. Whether it be attending prom, getting your driver’s license, or being in the homecoming parade, these years are accompanied by many memories. For some, this includes getting their first job. There are many different motivations for finding a part-time job in high sch...

Waiting for Admission Decisions

Maddie Bockus, Features Editor

March 23, 2017


Filed under Features

If you’re a senior, you most likely know the feeling of having to wait for admission decisions, especially during this month of March when most decision letters will be sent out near the end of the month or at the start of April. The days seem to go by so slowly and the closer the time comes, the ...

MARC St. Patrick’s Day Dance Draws Crowds

MARC St. Patrick’s Day Dance Draws Crowds

Joseph DiBella, Staff Writer

March 22, 2017


Filed under Carousel, Events, Features

On March 17th, MHS held the annual MARC Dance for citizens with disabilities. MHS’s National Honor Society is an annual sponsor and helps set up and run the event each year. MARC Inc., the nonprofit agency, helps facilitate the event every year and the people with disabilities always get a smile from it. ...

Spring = Scholarship Season

Spring = Scholarship Season

Joseph DiBella, Staff Writer

March 20, 2017


Filed under Carousel, Features

It’s March and it’s scholarship season. Now that most seniors have gotten all their college applications in and are getting their decisions or still waiting for their decisions, many students are looking toward scholarships for college. Financial aid doesn’t cover everything, and many students fall...

True Colors Conference 24

True Colors Conference 24

Elizabeth Turley, Managing Digital Editor

March 20, 2017


Filed under Events, Local

Connecticut’s 24th annual True Colors Conference kicked off at 9 A.M. on a bright, brisk Friday morning as thousands of LGBTQ+ students, their mentors, and their allies flooded UConn’s Jorgensen Theater for the opening session on March 17. True Colors, Inc. “works with other social service age...

Where to Find Your Perfect Prom Dress

Where to Find Your Perfect Prom Dress

Katyland Facas, Senior Staff Writer

March 16, 2017


Filed under Carousel, Events

It’s only March, but it’s already that season. Prom season. As Juniors and Seniors alike begin shopping for prom dresses, they might not know where to start, what their price range is, and what kind of shopping experience they want to have. So, for all of you girls (or guys) that are unsure where to star...