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EmpowHERment summit to be held at East Meck

Story by Ashleigh Fields, News Correspondent

September 15, 2017

Filed under Community, News

East Meck will host 300 girls in grades 6-12 on the morning of Sept. 16. An annual program entitled “EmpowHERment” has decided to make East Meck its new home. EmpowHERment is a non-profit organization that was founded in Ch...

East Meck adds fourth lunch to schedule

Story by Isabel Cosby, Layout Editor

September 11, 2017

Filed under News

Due to the increase in population of the student body this year, East Meck will be expanding from three lunch periods to four, beginning Wednesday 9/13. The new regular bell schedule is as follows:   1st block: 7:25-8:53   2nd block:...

Parker earns new title

Parker earns new title

September 11, 2017

Hurricane Irma to be felt in Charlotte

Story by Kate Carroll, Online-Editor-In-Chief

September 7, 2017

Filed under News

East Meck students should make sure their phones are charged, snacks are stocked and water bottles are full. Less than one week after Hurricane Harvey struck Texas in the gulf coast, a new storm, Hurricane Irma, has devel...

Enchanted night makes magical memories

Story by Stephanie Suster, Staff Writer

May 19, 2017

Filed under News, Showcase

Fairy lights and wisteria were strung across the top of the dance floor. Purple uplighting and ficus trees added a splash of color to the elegant white drapes. If you stepped into the Levine Museum of the New South on May 6, you...

Students captivated by motivational speeches

Story by Brennan Stone, Business Manager

May 19, 2017

Filed under News, Showcase

The lights in the auditorium dimmed down as the clock approached 10. Host Leo Merrick energetically runs on stage and into the spotlight. East Meck’s second annual TEDx event has officially started.   TED is an organization that spreads ideas t...

East Meck JROTC wraps up the year with awards

Story by Miracle Okoro, Senior Staff Writer

May 11, 2017

Filed under Community, News, Uncategorized

The East Meck High school JROTC program has wrapped up the year with awards, recognition, and the passing down of power from one cadet to the other. On May 4 Unit NC-9512 held its annual awards ceremony. The East Meck cadets...

Student event shows they are motivaTED

Story by Brennan Stone, Business Manager

April 10, 2017

Filed under Community, News

The lights in the auditorium dimmed down as the clock approached 10. Host Leo Merrick energetically runs on stage and into the spotlight. East Meck’s second annual TEDx event has officially started. TED is an organization...