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Spirit Store opens again for business

Spirit Store opens again for business

Alondra Mata, New's Editor December 10, 2021

     After a long-awaited return, the Northwest High School Spirit Store will begin selling merchandise again. Hoodies, sweatpants, and many other accessories will be available for purchase...

Community members organization and preparing donations for distribution day.

A Season of Giving

Hannah Smith, Editor-in-Chief December 7, 2021

  With everyone's busy schedules during the holidays, people often fail to recognize the hardships people face in their community. For this reason, Northwest Community Schools hosts Adopt a Family each...

Salvation Army looking for volunteers

Salvation Army looking for volunteers

Hannah Smith, Editor-in-Chief November 30, 2021

   With Adopt a Family now open for donations and the giving trees all in place, another group that students can support is the Salvation Army. They are looking for individuals to help volunteer with...

Sophomore students (left to right) Joseph Friend, Evan Hampton, and John Horvath-Frias showing off their latest Jeep.

Programing their way into Robotics

Abby Warner, Web Journalist November 17, 2021

   Building, programming, and designing robots is not necessarily a one man-job; the robotics program has multiple groups and teams. The program focuses on finding the best fit for each student involved...

Board approves replacing old tennis courts

Board approves replacing ‘old’ tennis courts

Noah Banner, Web Journalist November 12, 2021

  After sprained ankles, lost home matches, and countless frustrations, the Northwest tennis teams (boys and girls) will finally be able to play home games.    With the Board of Education's approval...

Species threatened after Australian wildfires

Species threatened after Australian wildfires

Amanda Gallaway, Journalist February 12, 2020

In December of 2019, one of Australia’s worst wildfires to date began tearing throughout the country. With such dry land due to a lack of precipitation, the fires caused mass destruction. Several...

Students actively work on the laptops located in the media center

Technology changing the way students learn

Anthony Cole, Web Editor-in-Chief February 12, 2020

   As technology continues to advance, schools remain using outdated teaching styles each and every day. Many schools are lagging behind and often use outdated software and equipment. The big question...

Graphic illustrates the rising gun violence in the area

Gun violence rises in the Jackson area

Hannah Smith, Journalist February 11, 2020

Gun violence is something that is not talked about nearly enough in Jackson. Since 2016, 101 people have been victims of gun violence in Jackson, 13 of which died, which was stated in the article, “A...

Military divides Air Force to form new branch

Military divides Air Force to form new branch

Anthony Cole, Sports Editor February 10, 2020

   Our military consists of the Army, Navy, Marines, Air Force, National Guard, and Coast Guard. With the largest military spending budget in the world (according to defensenews.com), The United States...

Student Amya Case works alone as fellow students are absent

Students struggle with school attendance

Amanda Gallaway, Journalist February 7, 2020

   All across the country, teachers and school boards are constantly struggling with students over poor attendance. This is probably one of the largest concerns in high schools today.     When...

Breaking News: Michigan is one of the sickest states

Breaking News: Michigan is one of the sickest states

Jacob Swartz, Journalist February 7, 2020

Michigan has recently gained a reputation for being the second sickest state in the United States, according to a report from Kinsa, a thermometer company. The report states that seven percent of people...

Find Your Future Fair returns with over 45 presenters

Find Your Future Fair returns with over 45 presenters

Jacob Swartz, Journalist November 25, 2019

   On Tuesday Nov. 26, Northwest High School is having their annual Find Your Future Fair. It is meant to expose students to careers, but all students will go to the fair and learn about potential future...

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