The Statistics on High School Dropouts

Kaitlin Ritchie, Senior Editor

May 30, 2018

Filed under Features

According to DoSomething.org, every year in the U.S., it is averaged that approximately over 1.2 million high school students drop out of school.  That is equal to around 7,000 a day or a student every 26 seconds.  High school...

Last Day of School Plans

Shania Shirk, Staff Writer

May 30, 2018

Filed under Features, Student Life

In just a couple more weeks, school’s out and summer is here. The last day of school will be wild but it will be a wonderful day with lots of laughs and maybe some tears. TRHS students and staff are doing this on the last day...

Saying Goodbye to TRHS Staff Members

Gigi Gioiosa, Senior Editor

May 30, 2018

Filed under Features, Staff Spotlight

As the 2017-2018 year comes to an end, not only are the seniors departing for a new future, but also a few staff members. Joel Moore, the choir teacher is heading off to a new, bigger school, Olivet College. Brooke Mulder, one...

Are We Killing Our Planet?

Alex Marsh, Staff Writer

May 30, 2018

Filed under Features

Planet Earth seems like its dying, but the problem is not everyone can agree on the cause. Many Christians believe the planet is dying because the sin in  the world has become too great, and we are reaching the end times. Others...

Fantastic Year Comes to an End

Ricky Clements, Business Manager

May 30, 2018

Filed under Features

As the school year is reaching its end, the 2017-2018 TR band season is also coming to an end. This year the band has accomplished so much. From breaking records to setting new ones, the band has created a new image for itself-...

The Importance of High School and College Graduation for Jobs

Sebastian Minshall, Staff Writer

April 18, 2018

Filed under Features, Uncategorized

The importance of being a high school graduate is known by most who seek to have a good job. Without a high school diploma, most are stuck at low annual salary jobs. According to vistacollege.edu, the average high school drop...

Police Visits

Katie Geans, Staff Writer

April 18, 2018

Filed under Features

So far, this year, there have been about 18 school shootings and several threats. Three Rivers High School was one of those schools that was threatened, forcing the school officials to close the school March 9; however, the school...

Spring Celebrations Around the World

Kaitlin Ritchie, Senior Editor

April 18, 2018

Filed under Features

Spring is often a time of celebration for most cultures.  There are different ways spring is celebrated around the world.  Besides the well-known April celebration, Easter, there are several other spring cultural celebrations: Ma...

Be Courageous

Destiny Allstead, Staff Writer

March 28, 2018

Filed under Features

MLK Jr. stood up to thousands for the equal rights of all. Rosa Parks stayed in her seat to prove a point. Jesus remained loyal to his faith despite being staked to the cross, being beaten, and being crowned with thorns. Joan...

Weird Body Facts

Emily Long, Staff Writer

March 23, 2018

Filed under Features

The human body is the entire structure of a human being. It is composed of many different types of cells that together create tissues and subsequently organs and organ systems, but there are so many werid and lesser known facts...

Asexuality: Reality or Fiction

Joe Embil, Staff Writer

March 23, 2018

Filed under Features

When you think of the word asexual, do you think of a plant that reproduces on its own? Do you think of a prig who shuns the world and barricades himself in his own little world? Instead, you should think of a just a person. The...

Prom Preview

Darian Martin, Staff Writer

March 23, 2018

Filed under Features

With prom coming up, girls are buying their dresses and everyone’s finding dates, eager to make the best out of the night. Prom is being hosted by the junior class of 2019 and the class advisors, Mrs. Smola and Mrs. Talsma....

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