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December 19, 2016

Looking For Volunteer Hours?

Cierra Wince, Staff Reporter

March 7, 2016

Filed under Culture/Community, Student Life

If you're looking for volunteer hours, check out this list for some places and events that you could help out at! Kids Food Basket Location: 2055 Oak Industrial Dr NE Grand Rapids, MI 49505 Contact: (616) 235-4532 ...

Kalamazoo Tragedy: Remembering the Victims

Paige Poling and Chelsea Skutt

February 29, 2016

Filed under Culture/Community, News

The Mattawan Consolidated School held a candlelight vigil on February 23rd to remember two of the victims of Saturday’s mass shootings in Kalamazoo, Michigan. Richard and Tyler Smith, 53 and 17 respectively, were just two of ...

We All Bleed The Same ft. Brother Willie B. Williams

Chelsea Skutt and Danisha King

February 5, 2016

Filed under Culture/Community, News, Showcase, Student Life

After his niece took the audience's breath away with her amazing rendition of "Lift Every Voice and Sing," Brother Willie B. Williams felt his way up to the podium and began a cheerful, informative, and entertaining performance...

Finger Lickin’ Good

Brianna Smith, Staff Reporter

January 14, 2016

Filed under Culture/Community

Ice Cream? No! It’s all about Spoonlickers. The idea was created by David and Dianna Darling originally in Ada, Michigan. The couple has a passion for food and decided they were tired of the everyday desserts. Out of this came one ...

Humane Society!

Paige Poling, Staff Reporter

December 6, 2015

Filed under Culture/Community

The Humane Society of West Michigan is hosting their annual “Home for the Holidays” event December 5-6, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. They are waiving the adoption fee for cats 5 months, and offering free distemper booster vaccines for ...

The Spirit of Giving

Joshua Bouma, Staff Reporter

December 1, 2015

Filed under Culture/Community

11,738 people were homeless in 2014 in West Michigan. With Thanksgiving coming up many people won't have food to eat and will be on the streets for the holidays. The poverty rate in Grand Rapids in 2013 was 30%. The statistics...

Tell Me All About It!

Asha Elder, Staff Reporter

November 7, 2015

Filed under Culture/Community

Have you ever heard of Henna? Have you ever seen one of your friends have it on their body or get one done? If you haven't, you're not alone. A poll taken in a GRP classroom revealed a few people didn't know what it was. Hen...

What Did Your October 31st Look Like?

Alayna Jernigan, Co-Culture/Community Editor

November 5, 2015

Filed under Culture/Community

On Oct. 31, Halloween, people either do one of three things: go trick or treating, go to a church event, or stay at home with the lights off. Halloween is viewed as the Devil’s Day or just a day to get candy. People who go...

Who Is Doing What In Our Community?

Danisha King, Staff Reporter

November 5, 2015

Filed under Culture/Community

Senior Amani Perkins held a food drive for the Salvation Army. Perkins was looking for non-perishable items. She received lots of donations and consideration for this project. Perkins' main focus of the project was to be able t...

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