July 28, 2015

By Paige Kendra, East Middle School Thirteen-year-old Hadley Hilner is an eigth grade student at Traverse City East Middle School who grew up around sports. Trying to balance supporting her […]

July 28, 2015

By Hadley Hilner, East Middle School An outgoing soccer player, Paige Kendra, is going into 8th grade at Traverse City East Middle School. Kendra’s brother. Noah is 15-years-old and they […]

July 28, 2015

By Toria Breadon, East Middle School When sophomore Rayna Adams’ mom went to the hospital to deliver her fifth sibling, something went wrong. That meant that Adams, as the oldest, […]

July 28, 2015

By Rayna Adams, Grand Ledge High School Victoria Breadon, 13, was born in a little suburb outside Detroit. When she was two, Breadon moved to Traverse City with her two […]

July 28, 2015

By Katharine Shao, Detroit Country Day With her mustard yellow pants, blue jean jacket and a determined look on her face, Gurliv “Liv” Chahal is ready for anything life throws […]

July 28, 2015

By Kathleen Carroll, Grosse Pointe South High School Grand Ledge High School senior Taylor McPhail has a big voice and big dreams to match. Since McPhail’s freshman year, she’s been […]

July 28, 2015

By Paige Lorichon, Grand Ledge High School Throughout her childhood, junior Olivia Drlik spent a lot of time with her family, sisters and friends. “I always feel invited and comfortable […]

July 28, 2015

By Bo Brueck, H.H. Dow High School It all began four years ago with an 11-year-old waking up at 5:30 a.m. to go fishing with his dad, brother and uncle. […]

July 28, 2015

By Felicie Jones, Loy Norrix High School Sophomore Anne Matecun hurries into the classroom of student journalists wearing shorts and a white tank top, sweating and breathing hard. After walking […]

July 28, 2015

By Liv Chahal, Detroit Country Day With sparkling dark eyes and energetic hand gestures, Katharine Shao, a student at Detroit Country Day School, bubbles over with intensity while explaining the […]