The student news site of Utica High School


The student news site of Utica High School


The student news site of Utica High School


Principal Tom Lietz pictured with Michigan Speech Coaches, Inc. members at the Grand Hotel on Mackinac Island, MI.

Principal receives honors from Michigan Speech Coaches, Inc.

Alexa Reynolds and Evan Gray May 23, 2019

After dedicating 20 years of his time and energy to Michigan Speech Coaches, Inc. (MSCI) and much more, principal Tom Lietz has been named 2019 MSCI Guest of Honor. Lietz has received several accolades...

Fraser Anning (left) and Will Connolly (right) attend a Melbourne news conference following the Christchurch massacre.

‘Egg Boy’ eggs on Australian senator

Alexa Reynolds, Graphic Design Editor April 8, 2019

So here's the tea on world famous Egg Boy: March 16, 2019, Will Connolly smashed an egg on an Australian senator's head. The senator, Fraser Anning, had been preaching how the Christchurch massacre...

AP English packs up for Europe

Alexa Reynolds, Graphic Design Editor June 11, 2018

In mid-July, AP English Language and Composition and AP English Literature students have gotten the opportunity to take a nine-day trip to Ireland and England. This trip is only available to juniors...

Stranger Things flips Netflix upside down with season two

‘Stranger Things’ flips Netflix upside down with season two

Alexa Reynolds and Madalyn Dishman October 30, 2017

'Stranger Things' was the third biggest hit of a Netflix Original that Netflix has ever had, and it took less than a month to reach that status. In the first 35 days that 'Stranger Things' was released,...

Clay Target Club approved

Clay Target Club approved

Alexa Reynolds, Guest Reporter March 2, 2017

After earning final approval, Utica High School has joined the Michigan State High School Clay Target League. Clay target shooting is the act of shooting a firearm at special flying targets made of...

Christmas Break Plans

Alexa Reynolds, Guest Reporter December 22, 2016

With eleven days away from the stress of school and piles upon piles of homework, there's a ton of time to do practically whatever a teen wants. Most students at Utica have plans with family and friends...

Pseudo Santa

Alexa Reynolds, Guest Reporter December 21, 2016

Father Christmas, Saint Nicholas, and Kris Kringle. All different names of the beloved Santa Claus that delivers presents to every person on Earth, right? Wrong. Santa Claus is not real, but he was at...

French Club travels to Blakes Orchard

French Club travels to Blake’s Orchard

Alexa Reynolds, Guest Reporter November 14, 2016

Even though it was a Saturday, members of the French Club traveled to Blake’s Orchard for some haunted Fall fun. While at the orchard, students rode on an eerie hayride, walked through a spine-chilling...

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