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Mass Shootings and Protests

Austin Ellis, Staff Writer

April 17, 2018

Filed under Carousel, Local, News, Uncategorized

In the U.S., in the past few years especially, there has been a dramatic rise in mass shootings and violence in general. The majority of Americans are saying that it is a huge issue and personally, I agree. Students shouldn’t have to be worried about their safety when they go to school during the day. Some people blame ...

Manchester Ranked #1 Town In Connecticut

Pierre Asamoah, Staff Writer

January 26, 2018

Filed under Local, Local, Midyear Stories 2017-2018

Manchester first started off as a farming community known as Orford Parish, but in 1823 it was renamed Manchester. It’s many rivers provided enough power for the lumber and textile industries, which helped the town grow into an industrial center. In 1838, the Cheney family started what became known as the largest silk m...

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 in the musical, playing ...

Kate Hedlund, Joey Pearl Running In New England Championship Saturday

Kate Hedlund, Joey Pearl Running In New England Championship Saturday

November 8, 2017

Last Friday, Manchester High sophomore Kate Hedlund finished fourth and senior Joey Pearl finished sixt...

Repeat: Class of 2019 Wins Top Float At Homecoming Parade

November 3, 2017

  The Class of 2019 kept its winning streak alive with a third victory in a row at the 2017 Homecoming...

Miss MHS 2017: Taylor Keyt Takes the Crown

Miss MHS 2017: Taylor Keyt Takes the Crown

October 29, 2017

From dancing T-Rexes to a heartfelt original song, Miss Manchester High School 2017 was a night to remember. With the event co-hosted by Justin Williams and Cristob...

‘16 MHS Graduate Genesis Robles Visits Harbinger

‘16 MHS Graduate Genesis Robles Visits Harbinger

October 11, 2017

Before we (Kaylyn and Jaime) met HOT 93.7 radio personality and 2016 Manchester High School graduate...

Inside UConn’s Goal Patrol

Inside UConn’s Goal Patrol

October 6, 2017

When you think of UConn athletics, the first things that probably come to mind are the ultra-successf...

Pollution: A Growing Issue

Pollution: A Growing Issue

June 7, 2017

In the 21st century world that we live in, pollution is all around us and is a part of our daily live...

What’s Next for Power Hour

What’s Next for Power Hour

May 18, 2017

At the beginning of 2014, a new idea was implemented into the Manchester High School culture, creating y...

Dedication Ceremony to Be Held for New Barry “Mitch” Mitchell Athletic Complex

Tyler Madden, Staff Writer

May 15, 2017

Filed under Carousel, Events, Local, News, Sports

The Manchester High School community has another opportunity to come together to honor someone who meant so much to each one of us. On Saturday, May 20th, there will be an official ceremony to name the athletic complex here at MHS The “Barry ’Mitch’ Mitchell” Athletic Complex. This name fits well, as Mitch was always ...

A Drop in School Event Participation

A Drop in School Event Participation

May 8, 2017

More and more school activities that have been successful in the past have been cancelled in this pas...