Veteran Speaker Q&A

Madison Parola, Co-editer-in-Chief

December 11, 2018

At the school’s Veterans Day assembly on Friday, Nov. 9, MHS alumnus from the class of 1967 Brigadier Gen. James Swanson spoke in front of the student body about his experience in the military and the importance of every student’s...

Students can start interning now

Madison Parola, Co-editer-in-Chief

December 11, 2018

Imagine being able to work one-on-one with those in a career field you are interested in pursuing. You know internships offer a way to do this, but you think this is more of a future goal. However, MHS provides a way for st...

Students accept controversial schedule change in its second year

David Bernauer, Reporter

November 1, 2018

Two years ago the MHS school board voted to change from the block schedule of four hour-and-a-half periods to eight 50-minute periods. The reason presented was that the change would ensure higher academic success for students. But...

J.B. Pritzker vs. Bruce Rauner: The Battle for Governor

Mackenzie Stewart, News Editor

November 1, 2018

  The election for governor of Illinois occurs every four years, and if you are eighteen, you will be able to vote in this crucial race. Here’s what you need to know about this upcoming election. The incumbent Republican Gov...

MHS welcomes new staff members

Ashley Cline, Tress Dorfler, Madison Neuwald, Jaden Gil, and Sarah Parduhn

October 4, 2018

Q&A with Bridget Erickson   Although Bridget Erickson previously taught at Regina Dominican High School and Elk Grove High School, she is new to the Wellness Department at MHS where she teaches freshman heal...

Students’ demands met: Student Leadership to book better DJ for 2018 homecoming dance

Tyler Yakimisky, Co-editor-In-Chief

September 25, 2018

   In past years, the school’s homecoming ticket prices, in the range of $10-$15, have often been considerably lower than the prices at other local schools, which charge closer to $20-$30. This year, though, there will be a ...