FHHS Today

The Push for Associated Student Body

Jonathan Benson, Journalism

March 25, 2019

Filed under Editorials, Stories

Student involvement in school events is not what it should be. This year’s homecoming was not what it could’ve been. The lights were on the whole time, the music was too quiet, and groups of people were leaving 20 minutes ...

Negative Impact of Cell Phones

Nolan Maples, Journalism

March 15, 2019

Filed under Editorials, Opinion

Teens are too attached to cell phones and it’s negatively affecting them. There should be ways to limit it. To teens, all that matters is social status. Being online is the way teens express themselves, but this is not real...

Equalize Sports Budgets

Olivia Jones, Journalism

March 15, 2019

Filed under Editorials, Stories

Sports can be enjoyable and exciting for students to participate in. However there is not enough money in some sports budget to do so or even have the correct equipment. At Howell, games are a crowd-pleasing and an enjoyab...

School Assemblies Should Not Be Mandatory

Hannah Sherfy, Staff Writer

March 15, 2019

Filed under Editorials, Stories

School assemblies are draining, ineffective, and a waste of valuable time that could be used to educate students. Assemblies are supposed to spread news to students, but often times students do not pay attention or just don...

Tornado Hazards at Howell

Jarrett Damschroder, Journalism

March 15, 2019

Filed under Editorials, Opinion

With spring approaching, severe weather is bound to happen, and it could end up leading to tornados that can strike at any given moment. With this being the case, students should worry about tornado procedures. On May 22, 2011,...

The Rising Issue of Concussions in Sports

Luciana Mach, Web Editor

March 5, 2019

Filed under Editorials, Opinion, Stories

There’s a growing epidemic among athletes that ranges from professionals to youths in all sports. It’s concussions. But what is a concussion? A concussion is characterized as a traumatic brain injury resulting from a bump, b...

Mental Health Issues

Nolan Maples, Journalism

March 1, 2019

Filed under Editorials, Stories

Howell counselors are noticing an increase in mental health issues. “I have seen a huge increase in mental health issues, especially anxiety, “  counselor Jennifer Lowrey said. Environmental factors can increase the epidem...

Three Factors That Chase Away Youth Sport Referees

Luciana Mach, Web Editor

February 7, 2019

Filed under Editorials, Opinion, Stories

There’s a huge deficit in youth sports that we usually don’t think about. Statistics show that there is a massive shortage of referees present day: the refs who are still on the field are “aging out, and the younger candidates...

The Journey Vs. The Destination In Sports

Luciana Mach, Web Editor

January 23, 2019

Filed under Editorials, Opinion, Stories

If you would ask anyone what the most important aspect of playing a sport is, they would undeniably say that it’s the results. In today’s sports community, a winning-above-all mentality is what participating in them has come ...

Stress of College Applications

Elise Diesfeld, Journalism

January 7, 2019

Filed under Editorials, Opinion

Sleep. School. Study. Apply. Repeat. Aug. 1, seniors began tackling the dreaded college application process, only to await the acceptance or rejection letters that determine their lives for the next four years and beyond. ...

Registration Deadlines

Nate Wilhelm, Journalism

January 7, 2019

Filed under Editorials, Opinion

The class registration deadline arrives too soon, and it needs to be pushed back to a later date. Last year, current students enrolled in their classes for the 2018-2019 school year between Jan. 17 and Jan. 24. How can a s...

Drinking At School Functions

Breanna Boucher, Journalism

December 19, 2018

Filed under Editorials, Opinion

According to the school code of conduct, “the use, sale, transfer, possession or being under the influence of alcohol or drugs is prohibited on school property, at school sponsored activities or events, on field trips, or i...

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