Terrorist group thwarted in Whitmer kidnapping plot

Alexia Barton, Page Editor

October 24, 2020

On Oct. 8, the news broke that 13 men were charged with a plan to kidnap Governor Gretchen Whitmer. The group had trained for months over the summer with firearm practice along with combat skills training to aid in their attemp...

The reopened Phoenix Theatres airs several films

Alexia Barton, Reporter

October 19, 2020

The Phoenix Theatre of Monroe reopened Friday, October 9 to the public. Currently, the theatre is showing old and new titles for viewers to enjoy. Here is a list of the options for viewers to go see at the theatre. Infidel:...

CDC clarifies COVID ‘airborne transmission’ guidance

Isabella Cicero, Reporter

October 6, 2020

This Monday, Oct. 5, The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention acknowledged that people can sometimes become infected with the novel coronavirus through airborne transmission, especially in enclosed spaces with inadequate...

Toledo protests, riots break out in response to George Floyd’s death

Zak Everett, reporter

June 4, 2020

On Saturday March 30, peaceful protest turned violent all across Toledo, Ohio, leading to 10 arrests and three injuries. Two of the people injured were protesters and one was a Toledo police officer.    There is a lot of controversy regarding thes...

MHS announces summer get together for seniors; waits for details about prom

Gabriella Anderson, editor

May 26, 2020

MHS announced March 24 that there is no official plan for prom yet, but that the staff is planning an outdoor event sometime in late July or August. With that being said, they are going to wait and watch the changing restrict...

‘Murder hornets’ spotted in Washington State

Chancey Boyce, Reporter

May 24, 2020

A species of hornet native to East Asia known as the “Japanese giant hornet” has been spotted in Washington State. This species is the world’s largest hornet, growing up to two inches long. It contains a sting which can k...

Michigan Gov. Whitmer announces “Safe Start” plan

Emilia McLeod, Reporter

May 8, 2020

On May 8, Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer unveiled a new statewide plan of action for recovery from the Coronavirus pandemic. The plan was unveiled with a detailed graphic that displays the six stages of the virus and what precautions...

New bond will improve MPS schools

Chancey Boyce, Reporter

May 3, 2020

On May 5, Monroe voters will be deciding on a $1.5 million bond focused on improving bathrooms, electrical, heating and security systems within the Monroe Public Schools district. The bond will remain on the ballot despite pressure...