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Why is it “The Year of the Dog”

Why is it “The Year of the Dog”

Mia Moeggenberg, EMS Press Staff

February 22, 2018


Filed under News

The week of February 12 was very eventful. The winter Olympics were in full swing, Valentine's Day fell in the middle of the week, and Lent began (for those of you who acknowledge this event in the church calendar). However this busy schedule did not end with the close of the week; Friday, Februa...

Mike Pence and Conversion Therapy

Mike Pence and Conversion Therapy

Lily Jenkins, EMS Press Staff

February 22, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

Mike Pence -- Vice President of the United States. Fiftieth governor of Indiana. Father of three children. Notoriously known for calling his wife “mother.” And, in the words of Donald Trump, the man who would like to “hang” all homosexual people. Trump said it as a joke, but it’s a pretty ...

Pain Management Nurse Cautions Opioid Use

Pain Management Nurse Cautions Opioid Use

Mallory Swope, EMS Press Writer

February 15, 2018


Filed under News, Opioid Crisis

Every day, more than 115 Americans die of an opioid overdose. This could be your neighbors, your friends, your family -- anyone. There is no “standard.” Deaths related to prescription opioid overdoses have more than quadrupled since 1999. This is the crisis that’s sweeping the nation. Opioid add...

Addiction Effects More Than The Addict

Addiction Effects More Than The Addict

Lauren Keeney & Kaiti DePlanche, Trojan TV Reporters

February 11, 2018


Filed under News, Opioid Crisis

Addiction reaches far beyond the addict, creating many challenges and struggles for family & friends.

Women with a Mission

Women with a Mission

Mallory Swope, EMS Press Staff

February 9, 2018


Filed under News, Opioid Crisis

It’s been four months. Four months since Anne Grizzel has listened to her son’s voice, heard his infectious laugh, or seen his contagious smile. It’s almost been a year for Nancy Dow. A year without her daughter’s voice on the phone. A year without her daughter. These two women are...

A Young Man Gets a Second Chance

A Young Man Gets a Second Chance

Keaton Klingelsmith & Sam McDonough, Trojan TV staff

February 9, 2018


Filed under News, Opioid Crisis

Former Traverse City West High School student, Tyler Thirlby overdosed on heroin in July of 2017. While he continues   battle addiction to opiates, he wants to bring awareness to the crisis in Northern Michigan as part of his recovery.

Teen Anxiety

Teen Anxiety

Sam McDonough and Ted Arnold

January 18, 2018


Filed under News

Teen Anxiety is on the rise largely due to social media use.

Are You A Maverick?

Are You A Maverick?

Eryn Carmody, Mallia Rogers, and Isabelle Ranger

January 18, 2018


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Recently a YouTube sensation and social media influencer, Logan Paul took lots of people off guard on a recent video he uploaded. Paul and friends went to the suicide forest in Japan also known as Aokigahara Forest. Paul said they went to the forest to stay overnight so they could experience the haunt...

Youtuber Scandals Cause Rift Across the World

Youtuber Scandals Cause Rift Across the World

Elzaya Williams, EMS Press Staff

January 16, 2018


Filed under News

YouTube has become one of teenagers’ biggest ways to spend their free time. Founded by Chad Hurley, Steve Chen, and Jawed Karim in 2005, as of early January 2018 it has become the fourth most popular free app on the Apple app store. YouTube began as a place to upload, view, and share content. But to...

STEP Program Helps Trojans in Need

STEP Program Helps Trojans in Need

January 16, 2018


Filed under News

Let's dive into the STEP Program, helping Trojans in need.

New Lunch Schedule at East

New Lunch Schedule at East

January 11, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

Here we'll dive into the new EMS lunch schedule.

New Spanish Club at East

New Spanish Club at East

January 11, 2018


Filed under News

Here, we take a look at the new spanish club at EMS.

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