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Attention Paid to Making a Difference: Overview of Organizations that Serve NHS Community

Attention Paid to Making a Difference:  Overview of Organizations that Serve NHS Community

Kara Cowell, Staff Writer

February 7, 2019


Filed under Community, News, Showcase

Neenah, Wis. 54956. For many who reside here, not much about Neenah stands out in comparison to many other places around the nation and especially around the globe. As a town of almost 9.6 miles square, how can Neenah compare with the energy and chaos of big cities in any way? Well, one answ...

American Heart Association Red Out Events Featured on February’s Calendar

American Heart Association Red Out Events Featured on February’s Calendar

Joshua Sturgell, Analyst

January 10, 2019


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  Seniors Anna Beyer and Breanna Borgen are organizing a Red Out at the Feb. 12 basketball game at 7:30 p.m. to support the American Heart Association. T-shirts are $10 and all proceeds will be donated to the American Heart Association. Beyer encourages students to participate in this ...

In-depth Coverage: Journalism Under Attack in 2018

In-depth Coverage:  Journalism Under Attack in 2018

Jason Fisher, Student of Journalism

December 27, 2018


Filed under Community, Journalism, News

      Time magazine called them “Guardians of the Truth.” They were Jamal Khashoggi, a Saudi journalist and critic of the regime who was assassinated by the Saudi government, the staff of the Capital Gazette, a Maryland paper that was the target of a mass shooting, Wa L...

Plans to Improve Safety Exist

Plans to Improve Safety Exist

Mason Jones, Student of Journalism

November 16, 2018


Filed under Community, News, School

Following recent shootings around the nation, higher safety precautions are being taken at Neenah High School to protect students from a possible shooting staff members say. Throughout the past few years, school shootings have increased. While this is hard to watch, NHS needs plans to prevent thi...

Renovations Begin for Community Music & Arts Collaborative

Renovations Begin for Community Music & Arts Collaborative

Solon Ramos, Student of Journalism

November 14, 2018


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The new and upcoming nonprofit music school in Neenah is being renovated this month to host its own performances and events, representatives say.   Having been operational for over a full year now, the Community Music and Arts Collaborative, formally Kurt Stein’s School of Music, located on Sou...

Community Event: Neenah Paints the Town

Community Event: Neenah Paints the Town

Emilee Wise, Editor-in-Chief

September 17, 2018


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The sunset reflecting off Lake Winnebago sparks the inspiration, or so Amy Michaels, art teacher at Shattuck and member of the Neenah Arts Council, thought when she helped organize Neenah Paints the Town -- Community Plein Art Celebration.  Open to all ages, the event is set for Friday, Sept. 21 fro...

Press Release: Hit and Run

September 7, 2018


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On Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018, around 7:20 a.m. the Neenah Police Department was notified of a vehicle versus bicycle crash on W. Cecil Street near Reddin Avenue. The striking vehicle fled the scene leaving the bicyclist with serious injuries.  The victim was transported to a local hospital for serious,...

Neenah’s Hall of Fame Grows Larger

Neenah’s Hall of Fame Grows Larger

Emily Roberts, Editor-in-Chief

February 19, 2018


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Neenah's annual Hall of Fame banquet, which took place at the Bridgewood Conference Center on Sept. 30, welcomed five new members. Bill Dunwiddle, Kathy Hagerstrom, Robert Keller, David McLaren and John Schneller were all honored at the ceremony, joining the 17 previous inductees. "We have th...

Best Friends Begins Its Year: Youth Mentoring Youth

Best Friends Begins Its Year: Youth Mentoring Youth

Luke Hameister, Student of Journalism

November 28, 2017


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Best Friends, a youth tutoring service, held its organizational meeting on Nov. 6 at NHS. Best Friends is a local organization focused on allowing high school students to provide help to elementary students through various activities and tutoring. Senior Megan Altekruse attends the hour-long weekly m...

Neenah Clock Tower Celebrates a Lifetime and a Half

Neenah Clock Tower Celebrates a Lifetime and a Half

Emilee Wise, Students of Journalism

November 26, 2017


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Keeping watch and time for over a century, the Neenah clock tower will be celebrating 130 years in 2018. “It’s become an icon of the city,” member of the Neenah Historical Society and NHS history teacher, Mr. Brenton Christian, explained.   Built in 1888, the Neenah clock tower was part of Cit...

Support for the Struggling: How Neenah Reaches Out to Homeless Students

Support for the Struggling: How Neenah Reaches Out to Homeless Students

Nina Duffeck, Student of Journalism

November 25, 2017


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Homelessness rates rise with America’s fragile economy--with that, Neenah strives to ensure that each school year, district students without permanent night-time residency receive the resources the community has to offer. The nationally regarded MicKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act provides s...

Home-comers Shape Legacy of NHS

Home-comers Shape Legacy of NHS

Lena Slavinsky and Sharon Abraham, Staff Reporters

September 26, 2017


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NHS homecoming traditions include:  drive-in movies, Powder Puff, spirit days, parade, dance, and of course, the football game. Homecoming is something every student as NHS can enjoy, but something most people do not think about is the home-comers. Former NHS students come from all over to expe...

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