The Tower Pulse

District investigates students using racial slurs in video

District investigates students using racial slurs in video

June 24, 2019

A tweet portraying two South students using derogatory language, including the N-word, was posted on Twitter last Saturday, June 22, by another student. The...

Physics classes put theory into action at Cedar Point

Physics classes put theory into action at Cedar Point

June 1, 2019

On May 22, the physics students were exposed to centrifugal force as they loaded onto the coasters at Cedar Point for their yearly field trip. The yearly...

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Boys track sets new school records at State Finals

Recent Sports Stories

Baseball wins senior night, looks to state playoffs

Baseball wins senior night, looks to state playoffs

June 7, 2019

Thursday, May 30 was the varsity baseball team’s last home regular...

Queen of the Court: Kate Beardslee ’21

Queen of the Court: Kate Beardslee ’21

May 23, 2019

Her excellence in the grade books matches her excellence on the courts....

Recap of the NHL third round playoffs

Recap of the NHL third round playoffs

May 22, 2019

Boston Bruins vs. Carolina Hurricanes The Boston Bruins swept the Carolina...

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Recent Sports Scores
  • Wednesday, May 22

    Varsity Baseball

    Grosse Pointe South 6 - Detroit Country Day 8

  • Tuesday, May 21

    JV Baseball

    Grosse Pointe South 9 - Grosse Pointe North 1

  • Thursday, May 16

    JV Baseball

    Grosse Pointe South 13 - Eisenhower 10

  • Thursday, May 16

    Varsity Baseball

    Grosse Pointe South 1 - Eisenhower 3

  • Wednesday, May 15

    JV Baseball

    Grosse Pointe South 1 - Eisenhower 4

  • Wednesday, May 15

    Varsity Baseball

    Grosse Pointe South 2 - Eisenhower 9

  • Saturday, May 11

    JV Baseball

    Grosse Pointe South 5 - Lakeview 4

  • Saturday, May 11

    Varsity Baseball

    Grosse Pointe South 3 - Notre Dame Prep 5

  • Saturday, May 11

    Varsity Baseball

    Grosse Pointe South 1 - Detroit Western International 3

  • Saturday, May 11

    Varsity Baseball

    Grosse Pointe South 7 - Wyandotte Roosevelt 1

Recent Entertainment Stories

New album, IGOR, lacks in many areas

New album, IGOR, lacks in many areas

June 7, 2019

Humanity is cursed with imperfection, and overcoming imperfections is what...

Penny Red’s Review

Penny Red’s Review

May 16, 2019

A new Fried chicken joint, named Penny Red’s, is one of the many restaurants...

Robbed of two hours after going to see new “After” movie

Robbed of two hours after going to see new “After” movie

May 13, 2019

I have never felt more like I had just wasted two hours of my time than...

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My View: We must work together to end cycle of racism

Recent Opinion Stories

My view: Excitement of summer comes with need for balance

My view: Excitement of summer comes with need for balance

June 7, 2019

While many students would love to spend the ten weeks of summer out on...

To the seniors: Amidst celebrations of future, don’t forget your family

To the seniors: Amidst celebrations of future, don’t forget your family

June 5, 2019

It feels like just yesterday I watched as my sisters threw their caps and...

From the future Online Editor in Chief: Continue tradition, embrace change

From the future Online Editor in Chief: Continue tradition, embrace change

June 5, 2019

For 91 years, The Tower has established itself as a beacon of student journalism....

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Staff Profile
Eva McCord ’19
Eva McCord '21

Graphics Manager

When I was a kid I was really sensitive and I’m still really sensitive. I’m really empathetic. You know I was this small kid who really likes learning and doing things, so drawing and art in general w...

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Ava Mitchell ’20
Ava Mitchell '20

Staff Writer

“I’m a junior at South High School and I’m a staff writer on the Tower. I love to cheerlead and I’ve been doing it since freshman year. I really enjoy because it’s just so fun. I used to dance fo...

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Jackson Jogan ’21
Jackson Jogan '21

Page Editor

Jackson Jogan is a first year page editor on the Tower. His life can be compared to a farm in Kansas, slow paced and lots of hard work on the farm. After his life on the farm, things got a little more ...

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