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A drop in the bucket: Student enrollment goes down as the board looks to possible school closures

A drop in the bucket: Student enrollment goes down as the board looks to possible school closures

December 11, 2018

As enrollment continues to decline throughout the district, district officials, teachers and community members may face major changes due to less state...

Orchestras prepare to head to North this week for String Extravaganza Concert

Orchestras prepare to head to North this week for String Extravaganza Concert

December 10, 2018

The Orchestra’s String Extravaganza concert is Dec. 12 at 7 p.m. This year, they have planned quite a bit. Each year, a string extravaganza takes...

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Recent Sports Stories

Girls Hockey has a strong season with more to come

Girls Hockey has a strong season with more to come

December 7, 2018

South’s Girls Varsity Ice Hockey team is starting off their season well...

South hockey players gear up for a great season

South hockey players gear up for a great season

November 22, 2018

The Boys Varsity Hockey Team is preparing for a strong new season in hopes...

Swimming happy tears as the girls’ team gears up for states

Swimming happy tears as the girls’ team gears up for states

November 16, 2018

As the girls swim season comes to an end, the team is preparing for states...

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Recent Sports Scores
  • Sunday, December 30

    Boys Varsity Basketball

    Grosse Pointe South 54 - Bloomfield Hills 55

  • Thursday, December 13

    Boys Varsity Basketball

    Grosse Pointe South 56 - Romeo 54

  • Friday, December 7

    Boys Varsity Basketball

    Grosse Pointe South 81 - Seaholm 58

  • Tuesday, December 4

    Girls Varsity Basketball

    Grosse Pointe South 42 - Sterling Heights Stevenson 35

  • Saturday, December 1

    Boys Ice Hockey

    Grosse Pointe South 3 - DLSC 3

  • Wednesday, November 28

    Boys Varsity Hockey

    Grosse Pointe South 6 - Dakota 2

  • Tuesday, November 27

    Boys Varsity Basketball

    Grosse Pointe South 68 - Anchor Bay 55

  • Monday, November 26

    Boys Varsity Basketball

    Grosse Pointe South 68 - University Prep 75

  • Tuesday, October 30

    Varsity Volleyball

    Grosse Pointe South 3 - Grosse Pointe North 1

  • Friday, October 26

    Varsity Football

    Grosse Pointe South 17 - Fordson 24

My View: WingSnob is the answer to lack of quality local food

Recent Entertainment Stories

Detroit brings the holiday season to the downtown area

Detroit brings the holiday season to the downtown area

December 10, 2018

Located in downtown Detroit across the street from the bright and colorful...

“Creed II” movie pulls in fans of the original “Rocky” series

“Creed II” movie pulls in fans of the original “Rocky” series

December 7, 2018

The movie follows Udonis Creed, son of the boxer Apollo Creed from the...

If you like horror, The Haunting of Hill House will be your next binge-watch series

If you like horror, The Haunting of Hill House will be your next binge-watch series

December 4, 2018

An eerie-looking house and a woman with tears rolling off her cheeks—...

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Tis the season: Winter in Grosse Pointe

Recent Opinion Stories

My View: Why social media dominates peoples lives

My View: Why social media dominates peoples lives

December 11, 2018

I wake up in the morning and go on Instagram. I walk through halls...

My view: all about the caravan

My view: all about the caravan

December 6, 2018

As many may know, in recent days a migrant caravan from Central America...

The time isn’t right for Christmas lights

The time isn’t right for Christmas lights

November 30, 2018

When I look outside my window I see Christmas lights strung across houses,...

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Staff Profile
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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Alyssa Czech ’19
Alyssa Czech '19

Editor in Chief

Alyssa Czech 19’ is the editor in chief of Tower also referred to as “Top Dog”. From the get go of Honors Journalism, Czech tells about her passion for journalism due to a raw talent and an  in...

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Henry Ayrault ’19
Henry Ayrault

Editor in Chief of the Tower Pulse

“I do NHS, I am on a Neighborhood Club basketball team, I play golf sometimes, and I work a lot. I am also going to do DECA this year. My favorite part about doing Tower is probably all the group thing...

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