MHS 2015 Post Prom News Report

STAFF WRITER Peter Ditzler & John Mitchell, Warrior News Reporters

August 5, 2016

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Major contest wrap up: Mr. MHS, Talent Show, Film Festival and Battle of the Bands

STAFF WRITER Adora Maddonni, Staff Writer

May 17, 2016

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MHS hosted a number of events during the late winter and early spring including the Talent Show, Mr. Methacton, Film Fest, and Battle of the Bands. The sold out Mr. Methacton contest saw senior Stephan Savage win the crown. Run by Stud...

TEAMS’ teams place first and third at Widener

STAFF WRITER Windy Hill, Windy Hill Writer

March 15, 2016

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Half of MHS students think vaping is harmful, research may surprise them

STAFF WRITER Amy Gilette, Staff Writer

February 29, 2016

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Over 83 percent of students at MHS surveyed either know somebody who uses vapes or who vape themselves, but only 50 percent find it to be dangerous. Vaping is heating up a flavored packet in water, and smoking that water vapor wh...

Teens texting too much, raises concerns on a number of fronts

STAFF WRITER Adora Maddonni, Staff Writer

February 3, 2016

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Teenagers are known to be especially attached to their electronics.The average female teen sends about 4,050 texts per month, while the average male teen sends about 2,539. The average number of texts sent and received per mon...

Gamers find YouTube can be a significant source of income

STAFF WRITER Amy Gilette, Staff Writer

February 3, 2016

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Many people above the age of 30 would not consider playing video games a sustainable career, but a few YouTubers have made their living off of videos called “Let’s Play(s)” in the past 10 years. One MHS student, freshman ...

Four athletes, one team qualified for state play

STAFF WRITER Adora Maddonni, Staff Writer

December 16, 2015

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Four of MHS’s athletes--Mihaela Codreanu, Jeff Kirshenbaum, Kyle Vance and Dan Rieger--as well as the field hockey team, qualified for state-level competition this fall. Codreanu, a senior, who has been playing tenni...

Eight AP art students earn college acceptances

STAFF WRITER Amy Gilette

December 10, 2015

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Eight AP Art students earned college-level acceptances last month. Among the most notable include Kevin Roy with the University of Chicago, Julia McCrane for University of the Arts and Emma Cortelessa, Megan Laird and Sar...

Marching band takes ninth at States

STAFF WRITER Maddy Smith, Staff Writer

December 9, 2015

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  The Methacton marching band capped off its season by finishing ninth and winning the award for Most Improved at the Cavalcade of Bands Championship competition at Hershey Park Stadium on Nov 14 with their performan...

MHS sees ACT takers rise

STAFF WRITER Amy Gilette, Staff Writer

November 16, 2015

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As of the 2014-15 school year, there has been about a 10 percent increase in students taking the ACT Exam at MHS. In 2012, 23 percent of MHS students took the ACT. That number grew to 31 percent in 2015. SAT takers, however,...

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