North Pointe Now

Lady Norsemen defeat cross-town rival

Lady Norsemen defeat cross-town rival

By Montana Paton, Staff Reporter

February 24, 2016


Filed under Basketball, Showcase, Sports, Winter

After years of defeat to South High School, girls varsity basketball was able to snatch the win they’ve been working towards for weeks. On Friday, Feb. 19, the Lady Norsemen conquered the Blue Devils with a score of 55-44. They struggled with communication and defense prior to this game, which att...

Keeping it brief: five things to know for the week of Feb. 21-27

Keeping it brief: five things to know for the week of Feb. 21-27

By Montana Paton, Staff Reporter

February 22, 2016


Filed under Keeping it brief, News, Showcase

1. Kalamazoo shooting leaves six dead On Saturday, Feb. 20, Jason Brian Dalton’s rampage left six dead and two injured. An investigation into this event led  police to conclude on Sunday that the victims were random. Though the shooting was intentional, the victims were killed at various locations: t...

DECA members qualify for state competition

DECA members qualify for state competition

By Anna Post, Assistant Editor

February 21, 2016


Filed under News, Showcase

After competing in the district competition, qualifying DECA members will be traveling to downtown Detroit for the statewide convention on March 11. Junior Adam Schade qualified for states for his second year in a row in the Hotel and Lodging Management category. Although he didn’t advance his fres...

Interact Club donates over 1,500 children’s books

Interact Club donates over 1,500 children’s books

By Michal Ruprecht, Staff Reporter

February 16, 2016


Filed under News, Showcase

Instead of leaving their unused books in a corner to collect dust, students donated them. On Feb. 11, participants donated over 1,500 books to Ghesquiere Park and the Head Start Program in Detroit through Interact Club’s annual Book Drive. According to the National Center for Children in Poverty, 42 per...

Leave it to Love: Alyssa Dall and Jonas Gee

Leave it to Love: Alyssa Dall and Jonas Gee

By Emma Puglia and Yena Berhane

February 15, 2016


Filed under Leave it to Love, Media, Showcase, Video

From North Pointe Now’s Valentine’s Day special, here’s sophomores Alyssa Dall and Jonas Gee discussing their relationship.

Leave it to Love: Emily McPharlin and George Mourtos

Leave it to Love: Emily McPharlin and George Mourtos

By Emma Puglia and Yena Berhane

February 15, 2016


Filed under Leave it to Love, Media, Showcase, Video

From North Pointe Now’s Valentine’s Day special, here’s seniors Emily McPharlin and George Mourtos discussing their relationship.

Leave it to Love: Hunter Adelson and Noelle Conrad

Leave it to Love: Hunter Adelson and Noelle Conrad

By Emma Puglia and Yena Berhane

February 15, 2016


Filed under Leave it to Love, Media, Showcase, Video

From North Pointe Now’s Valentine’s Day special, here’s freshmen Hunter Adelson and Noelle Conrad discussing their relationship.

Leave it to Love: Emily Truss and John Cobau

Leave it to Love: Emily Truss and John Cobau

By Emma Puglia and Yena Berhane

February 15, 2016


Filed under Leave it to Love, Media, Showcase, Video

From North Pointe Now’s Valentine’s Day special, here’s senior Emily Truss and junior John Cobau discussing their relationship.

Keeping it brief: five things to know for the week of Feb. 14-21

Keeping it brief: five things to know for the week of Feb. 14-21

By Alex Harring, Staff Reporter

February 15, 2016


Filed under Keeping it brief, News, Showcase

1. Long-time justice passes Supreme Court Associate Justice Antonin Scalia died at age 79 on Feb. 13, 2016, in Shafter, Texas. Appointed by Ronald Reagan in 1986, Scalia’s death brought controversy over whether President Obama or his successor should appoint the new justice. President Obama commented...

Leave it to Love: Andrew Hallam and Jacqueline Squillace

Leave it to Love: Andrew Hallam and Jacqueline Squillace

By Emma Puglia and Yena Berhane

February 14, 2016


Filed under Leave it to Love, Media, Showcase, Video

From North Pointe Now’s Valentine’s Day special, here’s sophomores Andrew Hallam and Jacqueline Squillace discussing their relationship.

Leave it to Love: Mikah Sherrill and Matt Konczal

Leave it to Love: Mikah Sherrill and Matt Konczal

By Emma Puglia and Yena Berhane

February 14, 2016


Filed under Leave it to Love, Media, Showcase, Video

From North Pointe Now’s Valentine’s Day special, here’s juniors Mikah Sherrill and Matt Konczal discussing their relationship.

Leave it to Love: Piper Perkins and Ryan Kolp

Leave it to Love: Piper Perkins and Ryan Kolp

By Emma Puglia and Yena Berhane

February 14, 2016


Filed under Leave it to Love, Media, Showcase, Video

From North Pointe Now's Valentine's Day special, here's seniors Piper Perkins and Ryan Kolp discussing their relationship.