Junior Year to Senior Year: Some Advice

Asiana Flordelis, Staff Writer

June 8, 2018

Filed under Features, Local, MHS

Junior Year is definitely the hardest year high school students have to go through. The stress of maintaining good grades, juggling extracurriculars and sports, starting college plans, and overall balancing your personal life in and out of school. So, although juniors might feel excited that they’...

Return of The Incredibles

Return of The Incredibles

Tyler Lentocha, Staff Writer

May 30, 2018

Filed under Art, Arts & Entertainment, Features, Global, Movies & TV

The Incredibles was initially released in 2004 and was a massive success. Fourteen years later, they have finally decided to come out with a second movie. The movie is set to premiere on June 15th. In this film Elastigirl (Holly Hunter) springs into action to save the day, while Mr. Incredible (Craig T. Nelson) fa...

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...

Manchester High School Hosting ARCY Live! Event on Friday, May 4th

Eamon Gara Grady, Staff Writer

May 3, 2018

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

In an effort to inspire and recognize the artistic roots of our Manchester community, Manchester High School will be hosting Ryan ‘ARCY’ Christenson this Friday, May 4th.   Christenson will be crafting a mural for the Performing Arts & Communications Academy room in MHS. This design...

Student Spotlight – Drew Nielsen

Student Spotlight – Drew Nielsen

Asiana Flordelis and Grace Goldberg-Doyle

May 1, 2018

Filed under Carousel, Features, MHS, Uncategorized

With Spring sports just starting, students are required to figure out how to manage sports and schoolwork. Although this can be difficult, MHS student Drew Nielsen tells how rewarding the experience truly is. Drew plays baseball in the Spring, soccer in the Fall, and works out with indoor track in ...

Red (Hot) Sox

Red (Hot) Sox

Kely Maloney, Staff Writer

April 27, 2018

Filed under Carousel, Events, News, Sports

The Boston Red Sox are off to a red hot 17-5 start, the best record in the majors. The keys behind their success include stellar starting pitching and an abundance of run support. Former AL Cy Young award winner Rick Porcello is off to a 4-0 start with a 1.93 ERA. Perennial MVP candidate Mookie Betts is h...

Meet the Candidates

Meet the Candidates

Grace Goldberg-Doyle, Staff Writer

April 25, 2018

Filed under Carousel, MHS, News

Class elections are Thursday April 26 and many students are talking about the race  for senior President. Patrick Doherty has been on the Student Council since freshman year. He was President junior year, but his position as senior class President is being challenged by Kaylyn Jones. Patrick sa...

Field-Trips at Manchester High School

Austin Ellis, Staff Writer

April 17, 2018

Filed under Carousel, MHS, Uncategorized

Here at Manchester High School in Connecticut we have many different opportunities for our students here at our school including many different clubs, sports etc. With many of these clubs and sports come field trips. I have spoken to a few of my friends and other students in the high school and I got...

STN Convention Recap

Chris Pagano, Staff Writer

April 6, 2018

Filed under Carousel, Events, MHS

From March 14th to March 20th, members of our very own Broadcast Journalism here at Manchester High School flew to Nashville, Tennessee for the annual STN Convention. The Student Television Network (STN) Convention is an event that takes place in a different location each year, alternating from west coa...

Cav’s “Active” at the Trade Deadline

Chris Pagano, Staff Writer

February 15, 2018

Filed under Sports

Coming into the 2017/2018 season, the Cleveland Cavaliers were expected to once again be atop of the Eastern Conference and make a return to the finals. The team had a busy offseason with highlighted moves such as the trade with Boston that brought them Isaiah Thomas, Jae Crowder, Ante Zizic, and th...

Coin Toss Controversy: Team USA PyeongChang Flag Bearer

Coin Toss Controversy: Team USA PyeongChang Flag Bearer

Noor Majid, Staff Writer

February 12, 2018

Filed under News, Sports

The 2018 Winter Olympics, taking place in PyeongChang, South Korea, have officially begun, and while the iconic Opening Ceremony has dazzled, wowed, and reintroduced the world to the oiled flag bearer from Tonga, controversy regarding one country’s choice of flag bearer already seems to be simmering. On February 7, the flag bearer fo...

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...