Sports
Concussion concerns affect professional and Gull Lake athletes

Concussion concerns affect professional and Gull Lake athletes

Over the past decade concussions have been spotlighted as an increasingly dangerous sports injury with lasting side effects. Advances in medical technology have enabled doctors and coaches to…

Rugby hopes for repeat season success

Rugby hopes for repeat season success

Last season, the Kalamazoo Bulldogs Rugby Team won the state championship, led by Coach Matt Kaemming.   This upcoming year is Coach Kaemming’s fourth year coaching the Bulldogs.  The…

Brad Wheeler looks to lead Gull Lake golf team

Brad Wheeler looks to lead Gull Lake golf team

Several years of storied success has given Gull Lake’s boys’ varsity golf team a target on its back. Gull Lake, already having one of the most successful athletic…

Students question timeline for transition between spring and winter sports

Students question timeline for transition between spring and winter sports

As the big transfer from winter sports to spring sports takes place for student athletes at GL, they also have to face second trimester exams. For some athletes, spring…

News

Local author Mel Starr speaks at Richland Community Library

Local author Mel Starr speaks at Richland Community Library

Last night local author Mel Starr spoke at the Richland Community Library as part of…

Mind Trekker Challenge returns to Gull Lake

Mind Trekker Challenge returns to Gull Lake

Several months ago, the Mind Trekkers hosted a hands-on science fair in the high school…

Environmental Club propels towards next goal

Environmental Club propels towards next goal

The Environmental Club is helping Gull Lake High School become more eco-friendly one step at…

Students look forward to rescheduled of Sno-Court dance

Students look forward to rescheduled of Sno-Court dance

Sno-Court, the anxiously awaited winter school dance, was cancelled this year due to harsh weather…

GL grad and nationally recognized filmmaker Jake Lamons excels in his craft

GL grad and nationally recognized filmmaker Jake Lamons excels in his craft

When most people hear the word film, they think of two hour long movies that…

DECA students prepare to go to States

DECA students prepare to go to States

After their success at regionals, the DECA students are now preparing to go to States…

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Spring may end seasonal depression

Spring may end seasonal depression

March, in addition to being the start of the third trimester for school, is noted as the start of spring. The season seems to bring an end to…

Amanda Merlin excels in Winter Guard

Amanda Merlin excels in Winter Guard

Although Gull Lake High School has offered Winter Guard for years, this season was the first time the school had competed. This indoor activity is in collaboration with…

Rowan Sheehan gains rare skills on robotics team

Rowan Sheehan gains rare skills on robotics team

Robotics at Gull Lake has provided students with a unique opportunity to work hands-on with machines and to use their minds in ways they can’t in a regular…

Invasive species threaten local lakes

Invasive species threaten local lakes

Residents of the Gull Lake area can testify that during the summer one of the best places to be is by the water.  Favorite summer activities include tubing,…

Rugby hopes for repeat season success

Rugby hopes for repeat season success

Last season, the Kalamazoo Bulldogs Rugby Team won the state championship, led by Coach Matt Kaemming.   This upcoming year is Coach Kaemming’s fourth year coaching the Bulldogs.  The…

Drama teacher Robin Nott retires from Gull Lake after 29 years of instruction

Drama teacher Robin Nott retires from Gull Lake after 29 years of instruction

At the end of the 2015 school year, drama teacher Robin Nott will accept a severance package from Gull Lake, after single handedly founding the Performing Arts Company’s…

Entertainment

Katy Perry promotes poisonous ideas in pop music

Katy Perry promotes poisonous ideas in pop music

While most artists are guilty of releasing a few songs here and there that seem to endorse deleterious ideas, Katy Perry…

Rixton gives short but mostly sweet debut

Rixton gives short but mostly sweet debut

Rixton’s debut album, Let The Road, could very well be the most euphonious pop album of the year. Lead singer Jake…

Popular Netflix original, Orange is the New Black, said to release third season

Although its past seasons have included raunchy humor, Netflix’s popular and original show, Orange is the New Black, is said to…

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Our Side

Charitable donations require thorough research

Charitable donations require thorough research

Over the past decade or so, the amount of money donated to nonprofits has grown tremendously. Additionally, an increase in the number of nonprofits has added significantly…

Point/Counterpoint

Should Black History Month be ended?

Should Black History Month be ended?

Defining history in a month degrades Recently a movement started against the idea of Black History Month with Morgan Freeman as a major spokesman on the issue. In…

Press Box

Gull Lake freshman girls’ basketball fights for undefeated streak

Gull Lake freshman girls’ basketball fights for undefeated streak

While most people in the Gull Lake community have their attention on Gull Lake’s varsity basketball teams, what they have missed is a remarkable season for the…

Environmental News

Environmental Club propels towards next goal

Environmental Club propels towards next goal

The Environmental Club is helping Gull Lake High School become more eco-friendly one step at a time. Recently, new water bottle filling stations were added onto drinking fountains…

Food/Dining

Natural flavors of Wild Ginger leave customers satisfied

Natural flavors of Wild Ginger leave customers satisfied

A well-known aspect of Asian and Asian American culture is food, or more specifically, the different traditions of Asian cuisine and cooking. The popularity and fusion of…

Music

Katy Perry promotes poisonous ideas in pop music

Katy Perry promotes poisonous ideas in pop music

While most artists are guilty of releasing a few songs here and there that seem to endorse deleterious ideas, Katy Perry is somewhat unique in that, not…

Student Style

Gull Lake student body contemplates validity of GradeCam

Gull Lake student body contemplates validity of GradeCam

The addition of iPads to the high school in 2012 have allowed teachers to use a new technology as a method for grading, called GradeCam. The common…

Reviews

Glitter shows off Gull Lake talent

Glitter shows off Gull Lake talent

Last Saturday evening, Gull Lake students and staff put on the annual talent show Glitter at the Comstock Auditorium. The three-hour-long show, this year featuring piano solo’s, band performances,…

DEVILS TALK

This week’s Devil Talk question: “What do you think of the new water bottle stations at the drinking fountains?"  Click and listen to student audios.
Freshman Macy Eldridge  "They make it easier to fill my water bottle all the way."
Sophomore Chris Latt    "They help everyone drink more water during the day." Junior Jillian Riegle  "I carry a bottle with me, so instead of buying another bottle I can just refill mine." Senior Caleb Snyder     "I use it all time to fill my bottle."