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Opinion: We are not the Indians, and there is no going back

Opinion: We are not the Indians, and there is no going back

Aislinn Gara Grady, Staff Writer

June 4, 2019

Hi! Yes, it's me again ... the girl who wrote that article a few weeks ago. For background, our school has recently been engulfed in a heated conversation about what our mascot should --  or shouldn’t -- be. In an article released last month by The Harbinger Staff, we helped kick off the conversatio...

True Life: Senioritis as told from a current senior

True Life: Senioritis as told from a current senior

Jaime Lopez

May 22, 2019

If you’re a senior then you’re probably experiencing some hardcore senioritis right now.  Springtime brings a lot of senioritis. Being a high school senior in the springtime is the worst because you have so much to stress over. You’re so close to graduation, yet just not close enough. Alon...

MHS track teams win big over rival East Catholic

MHS track teams win big over rival East Catholic

Pierre Asamoah, Staff Writer

May 17, 2019

On Tuesday April 30, Manchester High School hosted a track meet against crosstown rival East Catholic High School. It was a very exciting meet as athletes worked hard and many of them reached personal bests. Manchester won the meet by a landslide -- the boys won 112-32 and the girls 101-45. Athle...

Movement To Change Manchester High Mascot

Movement To Change Manchester High Mascot

Aislinn Gara Grady, Staff Writer

April 30, 2019

Do you find our school's nickname and mascot --  the Indians -- offensive? Some of our students do and they are committed to seeing a change at Manchester High School. For a year, the Student Activist Group has maintained a conversation about the ethics of our mascot, raising the question of ...

Junior Year to Senior Year: Some Advice

Asiana Flordelis, Staff Writer

June 8, 2018

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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...