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Teen to teen crisis hotline saves lives all over the country

Anessa Conner February 20, 2020

In rainy Portland, Oregon a group of seven or so teenagers ages 15-20 arrive for their shift at the Youth Line call center. The teens dubbed “Peer Helpers” are the answerers of a peer-to-peer youth...

Dropping out to conquer the Pacific Crest Trail

Dropping out to conquer the Pacific Crest Trail
Anna Huener February 18, 2020

Seventeen-year-old Zoe Greenhouse is 5’1” and weighs just under 100 pounds. Greenhouse attended Burlington High school for the 2018-2019 school year, before dropping out in 2019 after finishing her...

Worldwide climate strike: where does BHS stand?

March 12, 2019

by Emily McNichols On March 15th, students around the world will trade their classrooms for the steps of their local legislative buildings to confront legislators on the issue of climate change. Climate...

Review: “The Little Mermaid” swims to success

Image: BHS Drama Club
Poster advertising the fall musical.
Jenna Peterson November 16, 2018

Burlington High School (BHS) kicked off its year with the must see musical The Little Mermaid on Thursday. Directed by Leesa Guay-Timpson and assistant Tammie Ledoux-Moody, this high school musical does...

BHS Bowling Team Receives Varsity Recognition

Photo: Mike Havens
Lucy Govoni December 21, 2017

Burlington High School (BHS) has added a 22nd varsity sport to its arsenal: Bowling.   Both Jeanne Hulsen, the BHS Athletic Director and Mike Havens, the bowling coach and a BHS/Horizons math teacher,...

Thrilling BHS football season ends in Quarterfinal battle with MMU

BHS ball carrier is tackled by two MMU defenders
Henry Sheeser November 9, 2017

  Fast and talented. These were the words Marty Richards, head coach of Mount Mansfield Union (MMU), used to describe the Burlington High School (BHS) Football team after the MMU Cougars upset BHS...

Advice to freshmen from a senior

Advice to freshmen from a senior
Theo Davis October 24, 2017

The jump from middle school to high school can be daunting. In middle school my parents used to tell me, “If you do not try hard in class, you’ll make a habit out of it and by the time you get to high...

Freshman Luge Athlete Sets Sights on Olympics

Burlington High School freshman Eamonn Bottger receives his medal after a podium finish in luge at the Empire State Winter Games in Lake Placid, N.Y. | Photo Courtesy: Eamonn Bottger
Theo Davis April 4, 2017

Burlington High School freshman Eamonn Bottger wants to represent the United States at the Olympics in luge, and he’s headed down the right track. Luge is a sport where one or two people race down...

OPINION: Please, Protest Responsibly

OPINION: Please, Protest Responsibly
Theo Davis April 2, 2017

There is a right way, and a wrong way to protest and exercise the right to free speech. Middlebury students recently chose the wrong method in a protest on their campus. On March 2, 2017 Charles Murray,...

What’s Up With That? The Kelly Collection

The law school diploma of Agnes Kelley, the first woman to graduate with one in the state of Ohio. | Photo: Courtesy
Lucy Govoni February 28, 2017

Every day hundreds of students pass through the library, however few know of the Kelly Collection of books. Near the beanbag chairs and in the upstairs corner of the library, students can find the Kelly...

Technology Reduces Need for Library Books

Abbey Pasquence and Sean Fleming both work in the Offensend Library at Burlington High School. | Photo: Lucy Govoni/Register
Lucy Govoni February 22, 2017

Technology is a central to the learning at Burlington High School. There are smart boards in many classrooms, students turn in their assignments online and every student has a Chromebook. Unfortunately,...

What’s Up With That? Lock Downs

Lucy Govoni February 21, 2017

Approximately every month Burlington High School has a lock down or fire drill. Students are well versed on how these monthly drills usually go. For fire drills students quickly leave the room and exit...

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