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Pro-Golf Makes a Debut in Detroit

Pro-Golf Makes a Debut in Detroit

Krister D'Souza and Josie Wenzell, Editors

June 24, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase

Famous golfers from around the globe are headed to Detroit this summer for the Rocket Mortgage classic, the city’s first PGA tour event. Players 2019 US Open champion Gary Woodland, Rickie Fowler, Dustin Johnson, and Bubba Watson have committed to the tournament. With some a part of the global top 2...

Us Movie Review

Us Movie Review

Maddy Fleury, Editor In Chief

May 28, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Looking for a thrilling story of unthinkable proportions? Something that makes you question social norms and the world’s unknown? On March 22, 2019, Us began playing in theaters across the country. Directed by Jordan Peele, this mysterious film has horror seekers on the edge of their seats as a unique plot ab...

‘The Long Night’, the Darkest Episode in Game of Thrones

‘The Long Night’, the Darkest Episode in Game of Thrones

Ant Bruley, Staff Writer

May 28, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

The night is dark and full of terrors. This was especially apparent in the latest Game of Thrones. The white walkers finally caught up with the heroes at Winterfell, and the battle became the largest consecutive battle sequence of all time at approximately 45 minutes. The battle features the re...

Adams Girls Track and Field Team Place First in Varsity Invitational, Boys Take Second

Adams Girls Track and Field Team Place First in Varsity Invitational, Boys Take Second

May 28, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Student Life

On May 4, Rochester Adams Track and Field team went to the 42nd Annual Muskrat Classic in Algonac, Michigan. After medaling in every event, the girls took first place and the boys took second. This is the second consecutive year that the girls have won the meet. Last year, the girls team won by a land...

Measles Makes a Shocking Comeback

Measles Makes a Shocking Comeback

Maddy Fleury, Editor In Chief

May 28, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase

Over the past couple of months, what was thought to be a completely eradicated deadly disease known as Measles has made a terrifying comeback. As of now, there have been 43 reported cases in Southeast Michigan alone, two of which are in Oakland County. Because there are many people who feel that vacci...

Highlanders Exercise Amendment XV

Highlanders Exercise Amendment XV

Grace Ryba, Editor In Chief

May 28, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

Millions of people fail to vote on election day due to a missed a registration deadline, or lack of knowledge on how to register. On Wednesday, May 1, Rochester Adams High School invited students eligible to vote in the next election to register to do so. This provided a great opportunity for students aged 17.5 and o...

Gronk’s Early Retirement

Gronk’s Early Retirement

Tyler Borglin, Staff Writer

May 28, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

The NFL is the biggest football association in the world, and the players are retiring left and right, but why? Rob Gronkowski, tight end for the New England Patriots, has just announced his retirement after nine seasons with the 2018-2019 Super Bowl Champions. Rob Gronkowski (otherwise known as...

Xbox’s Adaptive Controller: Progressive or Unrepresentative?

Xbox’s Adaptive Controller: Progressive or Unrepresentative?

Luke McQueen, Staff Writer

May 28, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

Ever since its creation, gaming has been an all inclusive and fun activity that the whole family can take part in. The only roadblock to that would be the controllers. Not everyone has the physical capability to properly use traditional controllers, namely people with special needs. Thankfully this all cha...

Rochester Adams Signing Day

Rochester Adams Signing Day

Grace Antonelli, Staff Writer

May 28, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports, Student Life

Playing a sport at the college level takes a lot of hard work, commitment, and extreme perseverance. Rochester Adams High School is proud to represent these 18 student athletes, 9 boys and 9 girls will continue their athletic careers at the next level. On Thursday April 11th, Rochester Adams High...

HIV FREE!?

HIV FREE!?

Peter Massura, Staff Writer

April 23, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase

In 2017, 36.9 million people were living with HIV/AIDS, now there might be cure. HIV/AIDS originated in West Africa and made its way into the United States. The United States declared an HIV/AIDS epidemic in 1981. Ever since then, multiple pop culture stars, such as Magic Johnson & Eazy-E, have b...

Ford, Making Detroit a Home

Ford, Making Detroit a Home

David Flowney, Staff Writer

April 16, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase

Detroit, also known as the motor city, is the comeback city of America. The comeback is alive and companies are helping out in the effort. The company that stands out the most is Ford motor company. Ever since the race riots of 1943, the city has never been the same. The riots started because of r...

College Cheating Scandal

College Cheating Scandal

Madison Lucido, Staff Writer

April 16, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase

Spring is just around the corner and this puts a lot of pressure on high school seniors who are currently making final decisions on where they will be attending school in the fall. The idea of cheating in order to reach certain successes is old news, but what about cheating your way into being admitted in...

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