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  • Pokemon No?

    Pokemon No?

    Patrick Jordan, Staff writer

    February 23, 2017

    When summer school was in session, RHS math teacher Mrs. Arnold noticed that her students were up to something odd. She even noticed that some teachers were off. The reason was Pokemon Go, an app that took the nation by storm, and was the talk of the summer. But, notice anyone talking about it lately? The app seems to have lost its touch.  Senior Jake Komer acknowledges the hype that... READ MORE »»

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  • In Between: RATS Performs One Act Show

    In Between: RATS Performs One Act Show

    Kathryn Chatman, Staff Writer

    February 23, 2017

    The Rochester Alliance of Theatrical Students (RATS) performed an original one act-show on Feb. 7 and 8. The $5, approximately 30-minute production was first performed at Lovefest the previous weekend. The main cast starred Junior Julian Karagounis as Danny, described by fellow characters as a “square,” Senior Joey Tobin as Danny’s best friend, Jackson, Junior Donovan... READ MORE »»

    Main cast members of the show. Photo courtesy of Gledis Bitraj

  • Things to do on Valentine’s Day

    Things to do on Valentine’s Day

    Victoria Wendt and Taylor Simmons, Staff Writer

    February 13, 2017

    Go ice skating- A sporty couple can enjoy each other’s company by taking to the outdoors to participate in outdoor ice skating! Ice skating is an activity to have laughs and enjoy one another's company. Love is in the air with each lap around The Rink At Campus Martius Park, in Detroit, MI. Bundle up and embrace the outdoors this Valentine's Day.   Go to dinner... READ MORE »»

  • The last of the ’90s kids

    The last of the ’90s kids

    Kathryn Chatman and Taylor Simmons

    February 7, 2017

    The graduating  class of 2017 is not like any other. These seniors mark the last high schoolers who were born in the 1990s, or, even more remarkably, the 20th century. In fact, students with birthdays in 1999 were born in an entirely separate millennium than the rest of their peers. “It feels really nostalgic and kind of strange to be the last of the ‘90s babies,” ... READ MORE »»

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  • Column: Capital Punishment

    Column: Capital Punishment

    Lauren Alison, Copy Editor

    February 3, 2017

    The “Death Penalty” has been around for thousands of years. It was the infamous Anne Boleyn, once wife to king Henry VIII, that was convicted of adultery and sentenced to death for a crime she didn’t commit. It was Marie Antoinette and her husband, King Louis XVI of France who were killed by guillotine, a device which was made to specifically make executions efficient, for ... READ MORE »»

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RHS hosts Chinese exchange students

RHS hosts Chinese exchange students

Patrick Jordan, Staff Writer

For most, Jan. 29, will just be a normal day at school, but for twenty Chinese exchange stu...  Read More »

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New tablets introduce new experiences

New tablets introduce new experiences

Audrey Weber & Sara Trumza, Staff Writers

As classes head to the computer labs and the media center, many students often complain ab...  Read More »

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Bond update

Bond update

Patrick Jordan & Mahnoor Rauf & Jenna Norgrove, Staff Writers

One brisk autumn morning, junior Madelyn Arsenault arrives at RHS a little later than usua...  Read More »

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Jennifer Lawrence isn’t as amazing as you think

Jennifer Lawrence isn’t as amazing as you think

“Ignorance is bliss.” That saying comes across people’s lips as often as every few minu...  Read More »

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Voting based on party loyalty

Voting based on party loyalty

Lauren Karmo, Sports Editor

When considering who to vote for on Nov. 8, many would say it’s crucial to research and ...  Read More »

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Midwinter Break

Midwinter Break

Taylor Garber, Staff Writer

Though midwinter break passed, it consisted of Feb. 20 and 21, and in those two days, Senior Mrudula Sriram relaxed and tooktime off from school after adjusting to a new schedule. She went to Chicago f...  Read More »

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Comic: The more you have to do…

Comic: The more you have to do…

January 27, 2017

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RHS students find unique clothing at Salvation Army

RHS students find unique clothing at Salvation Army

January 26, 2017

Amanda White wakes up Friday morning and desperately searches through her closet, looking for something to wear. Her tape...  Read More »

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Michigan Outlaws Banning Plastic

Michigan Outlaws Banning Plastic

Angela Mammel

A recent Michigan law signed by Lt. Gov. Brian Calley (while Gov. Rick Snyder was out of state) prohibited local governments from banning plastic bags and containers within grocery stores. This bill was p...  Read More »

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The impact of Carrie Fisher

February 2, 2017

Key Club returns to RHS

January 26, 2017

Prior to Sept. 21, Key Club was called Students Helping Others (SHO). During this time, the club was not part of the Kiwani...  Read More »

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