• December 7: Jingle Jam and Festival of Trees
  • November 21-27: High School Girls Basketball Turkey Tournament @ Waverly
  • November 25-30: High School Boys Basketball Turkey Tournament @ New Berlin
  • Christmas Break: December 21 to January 7
  • December 20: Dismissal at 2 o'clock
  • Final Exams: December 19th and 20th
  • Can Food Drive: November 18th - December 13th
  • Thanksgiving Break November 27-29
  • November 26: Dismissal at 2 o'clock
Festival of trees

Festival of trees

December 18, 2019

You wouldn’t understand…it’s a secret

Bethany Bergschneider, Editor

December 10, 2019

Every year, FHS teachers and administration put a fun twist on traditional Christmas gifts by participating in Secret Santa.

There’s been a murder in…Franklin?

Bethany Bergschneider, Editor

November 1, 2019

Everyone needs money. At FHS, money is especially important for groups who need ways to fund supplies, events, and activities. Because cash doesn’t grow on trees, students and teachers have to find another way to acquire it,...

A playful new project

A playful new project

September 27, 2019

Jaden Smith and the Flint Michigan Water Crisis

Alexia Christison, Staff Writer

May 7, 2019

The citizens of Flint, Michigan, have been without clean water for five years, since the city switched over from the Detroit River to Flint River for their water supply (Culham, 2019). Shortly after the switch, the citizens saw no...

Army strong

Leslie Stoeckel, Editor

May 2, 2019

Most high school students are familiar with the National Guard, mainly because of recruiters coming for school visits. Some students are planning to enlist after or during their high school years, mainly for a military job close...

The Mueller report

Kyle Jennings, Staff Writer

April 9, 2019

Nearly two years ago, on May 17, 2017, Robert Mueller III was announced as leader of a special council that launched an investigation into whether or not the Trump campaign colluded with the Russian government to help influence th...

Celebrating blue and gold: Franklin’s FFA week

Bethany Bergschneider, Editor

February 27, 2019

Spirit weeks are a high school staple. Although they vary depending on the school, they usually include similar themes and events. It's pretty safe to assume, however, that most won’t include encouraging students to operate...