The Laker Anchor

Spring Lake High School's student-staffed publication

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SLHS Reacts to Uvalde Shooting

SLHS Reacts to Uvalde Shooting

Anna McLean, Editor-In-Chief May 31, 2022

May 24th, 2022, 11:33 am. Eighteen-year-old, Salvador Rolando Ramos, entered Robb Elementary school in Uvalde, Texas. Ramos ultimately killed 21 people, 19 of them, children.  The gunman, a high school...

Kleppe Family GoFundMe

Kleppe Family GoFundMe

May 23, 2022

Grace Kleppe, a recently graduated member of the Publication Staff, and her family have recently (and unexpectedly) found out that Amy Kleppe-her mother has been diagnosed with Cancer. Grace’s parents,...

Year in Numbers 2021-2022

Year in Numbers 2021-2022

Anna McLean, Editor-In-Chief May 23, 2022

For an end-of-the-year "treat," we decided to create a visual of Spring Lake's year in numbers! Check it out!   my-visual_58731254 (1)

Where are they now: Kassidy Lemmen

Where are they now: Kassidy Lemmen

Sydney Noorman , Reporter May 18, 2022

What is your dream job? Is it flying airplanes, something in the medical field, or are you still not sure? For Kassidy Lemmen it’s to be an aspiring dolphin trainer, while currently working as an advanced...

Where are they now: Tracy Core

Where are they now: Tracy Core

Sydney Noorman , Reporter May 18, 2022

When people think of Spring Lake High School they usually think of the building where everyone drives to the parking lot or where the buses meet to drop everyone off. What they might not think of right...

Where are they now: Sam Negen

Where are they now: Sam Negen

Sydney Noorman , Reporter May 18, 2022

      When freelance photographer, Sam Negen, graduated from Spring Lake High School in 2019, he had no idea what opportunities were about to come from...

Where are they now: Tricia Suchecki

Where are they now: Tricia Suchecki

Sydney Noorman , Reporter May 18, 2022

When Tricia Suchecki graduated from Spring Lake High School in 1995, she just loved Spring Lake so much, she couldn’t get away from it! Tricia was born in Illinois, but...

Where are they now: Maddie Rabideau

Where are they now: Maddie Rabideau

Sydney Noorman , Reporter May 18, 2022

  Spring Lake high school graduate Maddie Rabideau is currently a third-year college student at University of Madison studying biology with a minor in global health. During her...

Spring Lake Hosts 2nd Annual Easter Egg Hunt

Spring Lake Hosts 2nd Annual Easter Egg Hunt

Amaya Wiseman , Reporter May 18, 2022

Saturday, April 16th, 2022 marked the Village of Spring Lakes' second annual “Great Village Easter Egg Hunt”, sponsored by the Hendrickson Insurance Agency and others. Organized by the Village of Spring...

Peaceful Protests for Patrick Lyoya

Peaceful Protests for Patrick Lyoya

Inez Allard, Reporter May 18, 2022

Patrick Lyoya, a black man, was maliciously killed by a white Grand Rapids police officer this past Apr 4, 2022 after having a physical encounter. The Family of Lyoya have called for the officer to be...

Homecoming Weeks Effect on Local Businesses

Homecoming Week’s Effect on Local Businesses

Abigail Uganski, Reporter May 18, 2022

October 5, 2021 Although the hustle and bustle of homecoming week is most exciting for high school students, it also makes quite the impact on an important part of our community: small business owners....

Tanglefoot Park revamp

Tanglefoot Park revamp

Ryleigh Murphy, Reporter May 18, 2022

Seniors, are you trying to plan your graduation party and looking for a space to have your party? I have great news for you! Tanglefoot Park in the village is currently being totally revamped, and coming...

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