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  • Kinfolk News Podcast: Episode 8
  • Annual Fútbol vs. Football event fights back against cancer
  • Track and field strikes again at NSC Championships
  • Two drug searches occur on campus

News

Storify: Homestead Awards Night

Storify: Homestead Awards Night

Sasha Milbeck and Frances Mackinnon

Students attended an awards program located at the James Barr Auditorium on Monday, May 22. At the awards program, students were presented with awards and scholarships. Scroll...

May 22, 2017No Comments

Kinfolk News Podcast: Episode 8

Kinfolk News Podcast: Episode 8

Thais Marques, Editor in Training

The world is full of news and it’s never easy to get a grasp of it all. In this podcast, my thirteen year old brother and I will help you stay informed with the most prominent...

May 22, 2017No Comments

Two drug searches occur on campus

Two drug searches occur on campus

Sasha Milbeck and Hannah O'Leary

Within the course of the past two weeks, two drug searches occurred at Homestead. An emergency hold and an indoor classroom search occurred on Thursday, May 5, and an outd...

May 17, 2017No Comments

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Sports

Annual Fútbol vs. Football event fights back against cancer

Annual Fútbol vs. Football event fights back against cancer

Sasha Milbeck and Abbi Passey

Fútbol vs. Football, the annual duel between the boys varsity football team and the girls varsity soccer team, took place on Friday, May 19. In a nail-biting game, the boys defeated the girls. "I th...

May 20, 2017No Comments

Track and field strikes again at NSC Championships

Track and field strikes again at NSC Championships

May 19, 2017

Under the beating sun on Tuesday, May 16, the North Shore Conference (NSC) gathered at Cedarburg High School for the varsity track outdoor NSC Championships meet. With impressive times,...

Boys lacrosse conquers West Bend

Boys lacrosse conquers West Bend

May 5, 2017

After fighting hard all season long, the boys lacrosse team went up against West Bend at their home turf on Thursday, May 4. The boys beat their opponent, 21-0. "We needed this...

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Blogs

Jewish beginnings: Chavin reflects on her time in BBYO

Jewish beginnings: Chavin reflects on her time in BBYO

Bella Milbeck, Staffer

"I’m in BBYO. BBYO is a Jewish youth organization that is formerly known as B'nai B'rith Youth Organization, now BBYO. It is a Jewish teen movement aspiring to involve Jewish teen...

May 17, 2017No Comments

Hidden Gems of Thiensville: Stardust Records

Hidden Gems of Thiensville: Stardust Records

May 13, 2017

Thiensville is a village in Ozaukee County, Wisc. with a population of 3,150. Although what some people might not realize is that Thiensville is filled with small businesses with intriguing...

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Humor

Why the #flatearth movement is totally legit

Why the #flatearth movement is totally legit

Caitlin Geurts, Staffer

The most recent movement to sweep the internet is the flat earth movement. This is based on the firm belief that the earth is actually flat and that we have been lied to abo...

March 21, 2017No Comments

9 emojis that define senior year

9 emojis that define senior year

February 28, 2017

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The student news site of Homestead High School in Mequon, Wisconsin.
The student news site of Homestead High School in Mequon, Wisconsin.