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  • Goodbye from The Eclipse

    Goodbye from The Eclipse

    By Ave'r McKay, Editor in Chief

    June 13, 2016

    As the 2015-16 school year comes to an end, The Eclipse would like to say farewell for the summer. It has been a great year with lots of creativity flowing around, but we think that our hard work throughout the year has earned us a break. Thank you to all of you loyal readers. We enjoy writing for you. Enj... READ MORE »»

    The Eclipse says goodbye to its readers with hopeful messages for the summer.

    IMAGE / Mr. Darrick Puffer

Sports editors promoted to lead The Eclipse next year

By Makalia Jenkins, Reporter

With the school year ending and summer approaching, The Eclipse is one step ahead as it has already begun thinking about what next year will bring. Juniors Ave'r McKay...  Read More »

June 10, 2016 • 0 comments

State House passes bill to raise speed limit to 75

By Ave'r McKay, Editor in Chief

The state House recently passed a bill that will allow speed limits on rural freeways to be raised to 75 mph. The limit was previously 70. An engineering and safety study...  Read More »

June 8, 2016 • 0 comments

Kearsley alumna LeeAnne Walters, Class of ’96, fights for clean water

By Nadia Koontz, Advertising Director

LeeAnne Walters was your average teen who just tried to live a good life after graduating from Kearsley High School in 1996. She even had big dreams of becoming a journalist. "My plans changed when ...  Read More »

June 6, 2016 • 0 comments

Hunt for the Bismarck 75th Anniversary Series: Bismarck is sunk

May 27, 2016

This is part three in a three-part series. The Royal Navy closed in on Bismarck on May 27, 1941. The once mighty German battleship was crippled, sailing in circles like...  Read More »

The Eclipse earns fifth badge for excellence

May 26, 2016

The Eclipse earned its fifth School Newspapers Online badge of the year Monday, May 23, making it one of only 27 news sites in the nation that have earned five or more badges...  Read More »

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Kearsley’s Weather

Summer practices have been scheduled for fall athletes

By Ave'r McKay, Editor in Chief

As the school year comes to an end, fall sports are beginning their summer training for the upcoming season. There are several sports that begin in the fall, and participating...  Read More »

June 10, 2016 • 0 comments

Three teams compete in district championship games

By Makalia Jenkins and Ryan Thomas

The good news is that three of Kearsley's sports teams played in their district championships over the weekend. The bad news is they all lost. Soccer The Hornets competed...  Read More »

June 6, 2016 • 0 comments

Golf takes 8th at regional golf tournament

By Lauren Richardson, Reporter

The golf team finished their Division 2 MHSAA regional tournament in 8th place out of 12 teams at the Pohlcat in Mt. Pleasant on Thursday, June 2. Overall, Kearsley carded...  Read More »

June 6, 2016 • 0 comments

Brother, sister duo compete at state track final

By Makalia Jenkins, Reporter

The McKay family represented Kearsley High school at the Division 1 MHSAA state final on Saturday, June 4, in Hudsonville. Senior Jonathan McKay and junior Ave'r McKay...  Read More »

June 6, 2016 • 0 comments

Soccer buzzes past Holly, meets Fenton in district championship

June 3, 2016

Five runners earn first team All-League at FML Championships

May 31, 2016

Baseball loses three, ties one

May 27, 2016

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‘Eleventh Night’ does not live up to expectations

By Andrew Flynn, Reporter

I did not care much for the school play, "Eleventh Night." The play, directed by Mr. John Hall and junior Rian Schulz, was written by senior Julie Lemon. The play is...  Read More »

June 2, 2016 • 0 comments

Actors abide by theater superstitions

By Chance Wikaryasz, Reporter

Within the theater there are many superstitions that actors, crew, and the audience should abide by. Even if you do not frequent theatrical productions, you should know...  Read More »

May 26, 2016 • 0 comments

Lemon’s first play, ‘Eleventh Night,’ debuts on stage

By Chance Wikaryasz, Reporter

The Drama Club has been working on the production “Eleventh Night” for the past few weeks. Now it is time for the comedic musical to take the stage. Eleventh Night...  Read More »

May 26, 2016 • 0 comments

‘The Boss’ makes audiences laugh

By Hunter Johnson, Editor

Recently I had the pleasure of viewing "The Boss." The movie premiered in theaters May 8. "The Boss" is about a wealthy CEO, Michelle Darnell (Melissa McCarthy), who has wo...  Read More »

May 23, 2016 • 0 comments

Choirs conclude year with charismatic passion

May 18, 2016

Big artists will perform in Michigan this summer

May 12, 2016

Remember these unspoken rules to follow at the movie theater

May 6, 2016

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The student news site of Kearsley High School in Flint, Michigan
The student news site of Kearsley High School in Flint, Michigan