The Moxie Mountie

A follow up on Klavon’s closing

A follow up on Klavon's closing

Henly Sleight, Sports Editor

February 12, 2020

   Since it’s closing, Klavons Pizzeria and Pub has not commented on their decision to shut down their Rives Junction location and will not answer any new questions as to why. The Jackson community was misinformed when an MLive post stated that all employees were offered the opportunity to transfer to...

Talent Show fundraiser earns $610 for NHS

Talent Show fundraiser earns $610 for NHS

Jacob Swartz, Journalist

February 11, 2020

On February 5, Northwest Community Schools had the honor of holding a district wide talent show run by the National Honors Society (NHS). With more than 20 acts participating in the talent show, the NHS was able to raise $610 for Shannon’s Helping Hand, a charity for cancer patients at Allegiance Health....

Popular Local Restaurant Comes to Unexpected Close

Popular Local Restaurant Comes to Unexpected Close

Shealyn Paulis, Editor in Cheif

January 23, 2020

   On Monday, January 6 of 2020, Klavons Pizzaria & Pub’s Rives Junction location, the first of the three, shut down for maintenance. Later that evening, the company announced its plans to its employees to keep its doors closed permanently.    The business had been a part of the Northwest Community fo...

Fundraiser for Henry Ford Allegiance raises $2,518

Jacob swartz, Journalist

November 21, 2019

Northwest recently had multiple fundraisers that you may have participated in. The fundraisers are raising money for the Henry Ford Allegiance Health Cancer Patient Fund. We did great Mountie Nation with the Patient fund getting a total of $2,518.65.

Check Out The Moxie Mountie Newspaper Issue #1

Check Out The Moxie Mountie Newspaper Issue #1

Anthony Cole, Sports Editor

November 12, 2019

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Superfan Winners Announced For Fall Season

November 12, 2019

    On Friday, October 25, ten students were awarded their Superfan shirts during Focus Time, after obtaining their first 10 points of the school year. First year winners received a red shirt, and a white shirt was awarded to second year winners. Along with the t-shirts, confetti was thrown on them to ...

Salvation Army Distribution scheduled

Salvation Army Distribution scheduled

Henly Sleight, Multi-Media Editor

November 12, 2019

Salvation Army distribution days are now scheduled for the 2019 holidays. December 16 is a food only day while December 17-18 will include both food and toys that will be distributed, all three days will go from 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Northwest High School will be able to send two shifts per day wi...

EDP Serves as Important Tool for Future

Every year students are required to update their EDP.

Maci Swartz, Journalist

November 12, 2019

   All students are required to complete an EDP (Education Development Plan), which can help you in choosing a potential career pathway for the future. Students can complete their EDP in school or at home starting in seventh grade with updates through high school.     “Education Development Plans have th...

Annual Adopt-A-Family Charity Begins

Annual Adopt-A-Family Charity Begins

Kate Beebe, Journalist

November 12, 2019

   Adopt a Family has started its process of collecting items for needy families, and it is again being organized by Miss Hade. The program helps families within the Northwest community to have a less stressful holiday by supplying food and gifts during the Christmas season.  Multiple families are su...

Positive behavior improves from the start

Anthony Cole, Sports Editor

September 16, 2019

During the start of the year, Northwest High School has seen a positive improvement over last year's behavior referrals. This is based on recent information gathered from referral reports (from SWIS). These reports breakdown a day by day basis but are also each week. The most common referrals last...

Northwest Travel Club: Trip of a Lifetime

Northwest Travel Club: Trip of a Lifetime

Anthony Cole, Sports Editor

September 16, 2019

Northwest Travel Club invites anyone interested in the July 2021 trip to Italy and Greece to please look over the attached link. If students register before the end of September you will earn $200 off the initial listed price (student or adult). Next Thursday, September 12th there will be a meeting...

Academic Focus Days- Tuesdays and Thursdays

Academic Focus Days- Tuesdays and Thursdays

Kaitlyn Grier, Web Editor-in-Chief

September 12, 2019

Tuesdays and Thursdays in Focus Time are for Study Time Grade Attendance Checks Re-Testing SAT Practice (Khan) Scholarships Choice Reading Utilize Pass System *Every student must put their cell phones in the pocket, fill out their accountability sheet for that day, and compl...

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