The Moxie Mountie

Relieve your stress with cats and dogs

Relieve your stress with cats and dogs

Anthony Cole, Web Journalist

February 20, 2019


Filed under News Briefs

  Mrs. Hoffbauers first hour economics class is sponsoring a stress relief day on Wednesday, Feb. 19. The event will take place in the commons area and run from 8-11:30 am.  It will cost $3 for ten minutes of interactive time with a choice of dogs or cats. All proceeds will go toward the Cascades Hum...

Four wrestlers advance to regionals

Four wrestlers advance to regionals

Mackenzie Moore, Web Journalist

February 11, 2019


Filed under News Briefs, Showcase, Sports

  The Varsity wrestling team recently competed in the team district meet hosted by Northwest High School. Northwest, Eaton Rapids, Saline, and Western all battled it out on Wednesday, Feb. 6.   The Mounties had a crushing loss at the hands of Eaton Rapids, but not before the team took down Saline. ...

Open House dates for the Preschool and Childcare

Malena Gurnee, Web Journalist

February 4, 2019


Filed under News, News Briefs

  Open House and Enrollment Fairs for the Northwest Preschool and Childcare is being held at 6900 Rives Junction Rd. You can attend one of two dates, Thursday, Feb. 28 or Tuesday, Apr. 9 from 6-7:30 pm.   Everyone has the opportunity to get to know the staff and learn about the programs that...

Grindall wins Quill and Scroll national award

Grindall wins Quill and Scroll national award

Malena Gurnee, Web Journalist

January 25, 2019


Filed under News, News Briefs, Showcase

  Congratulations to sophomore Taylor Grindall! She earned a national honorable mention award from Quill and Scroll for her yearbook Clubs Spread. The contest involved last year’s book.   Quill and Scroll is an international high school journalism honor society. They recognize and encourage bot...

School partners with Community Action Agency for coat drive

School partners with Community Action Agency for coat drive

Mackenzie Moore, Web Journalist

January 18, 2019


Filed under News Briefs, Uncategorized

   Northwest staff are collecting gently used outdoor winter apparel, (hats, mittens, coats, boots, and scarves). In partnership with the Community Action Agency they are collecting all of these items that are in good condition.    High school items can be dropped off at any NW School office thr...

Event planned to support the Camburn family

Nicole Mata, Web Editor-in-Chief

January 11, 2019


Filed under News Briefs

  The DeVolder family is planning an event to help support the Camburn family.     Senior Meghan Camburn, and her sister Erin,  learned their father, Gary Camburn, was ill. He  was diagnosed with leukemia and has recently been undergoing a bone marrow transplant.   The event is a spag...

Career Center to present for 10th grade students

Career Center to present for 10th grade students

Malena Gurnee, Web Journalist

December 11, 2018


Filed under News Briefs

  The Jackson Area Career Center will be coming to Northwest next Thursday, Dec. 13. They will be helping the 10th grade students with signing up for the Feb. tour.   Presentations will be held in the media center. They will be doubling up on classes to make sure they are not disturbed for...

Students help raise money for Educando Vidas (Educating Lives)

Students help raise money for Educando Vidas (Educating Lives)

Anthony Cole, Web Journalist

December 7, 2018


Filed under News Briefs, Showcase

   Recently, there was a guest speaker from Guatemala talking to Spanish teacher Mrs. Rebecca Moulton’s 3-5 hours. The speaker, Sra. Garcia, works with a group called Educando Vidas (Educating Lives) and was sharing information about her country. They raise money to help children attend public sch...

Holiday Festivities at Daddy Daughter Dance

Holiday Festivities at Daddy Daughter Dance

Anthony Cole, Web Journalist

November 30, 2018


Filed under News Briefs

  Northwest invites you to the 18th Annual Daddy Daughter Dance. The event will be held on Saturday, Dec. 1st from 6 to 8 p.m. in the Northwest Early Elementary School Gym and Cafeteria. There will be lively music, food, festive surprises, and a chance to get a picture with Santa.    Contact t...

Subway partners with Give Hope Disaster Relief

Subway partners with Give Hope Disaster Relief

Kailtyn Gier, Web Editor-in-Chief

November 14, 2018


Filed under News Briefs

Find Your Future Fair coming to Northwest on November 20

Find Your Future Fair coming to Northwest on November 20

Mackenzie Moore, Web Journalist

November 12, 2018


Filed under News Briefs

  Northwest High School is having its annual Find Your Future Fair (FYFF) on Tuesday Nov. 20. FYFF is a way for students to get a first-hand look at a few of the potential career paths they could take. The school chooses 6 different career pathways for students to pick an occupation from.   Afte...

Northwest school board voting results

Northwest school board voting results

Kaitlyn Gier, Web Editor-in-Chief

November 12, 2018


Filed under News Briefs

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