• Currently enrolling for 2022-2023! See your counselors!
The Student Voice of Statesville High School

The Greyhound Howl

The Greyhound Howl

The Greyhound Howl

Suicide Prevention Must Become a Top Priority!

Suicide Prevention Must Become a Top Priority!

Tyshiyah Dye, Staff Writer November 29, 2021

Suicide is a tragedy that has hit our high schools especially hard. Recently, a local high school student ended his life. This is the 8th known suicide of a high school student in Iredell County since...

Dont Blow Smoke

Don’t Blow Smoke

November 22, 2021

Vapes have become a main and dangerous part of many students here at Statesville High School. With many flavors and easy access from other students and friends, it has become very easy to get one and even...

Whats Wrong With My Outfit?

Whats Wrong With My Outfit?

Alise Morgan, Staff Writer November 22, 2021

There has been a problem at school lately; it involves the amount of dress codes that have been given in a matter of weeks. A lot of people have gotten dress coded for following the rules, and with that...

The Lights are Still Bright in the Hollow

The Lights are Still Bright in the Hollow

Erwin Melendez Bonilla, Staff Writer November 9, 2021

Fans and players from Enka High, just outside of Asheville, made the nearly two-hour trip east for a taste of the Greyhounds in the first round of the playoffs. Even with a chill in the air, Greyhound...

Teen Deaths Due to Drug Use Make Testing More Necessary

Teen Deaths Due to Drug Use Make Testing More Necessary

Tiffanie Little, Staff Writer November 8, 2021

Student athletes are among the many who have used or feel pressured to use illegal drugs. Most schools conduct random drug tests for student athletes in an attempt to prevent or lessen the use of drugs...

Senior Night in the Hollow

Senior Night in the Hollow

Erwin Melendez Bonilla, Staff Writer October 28, 2021

  Senior night in the hollow was originally scheduled for Friday, October 29th, however, with rain in the forecast, the game was moved up to Wednesday, October 27th. The crowd was much thinner...

How Long is Too Long?

How Long is Too Long?

Mykea Graham, Staff Writer October 15, 2021

How Long is Too Long?   All across America, teens look forward to two things...weekends and lunch. Many teens even consider lunch their favorite “subject” of the day. The topic of school...

Teens Find Trouble With TikTok

Teens Find Trouble With TikTok

Alex Garcia, Staff Writer October 13, 2021

According to Know Your Meme, the "devious lick" trend began earlier this year on September 1, 2021, when a TikTok user posted a video of themselves snatching disposable masks with the description "a month...

Lunchtime Crunchtime!

Lunchtime Crunchtime!

Alise Morgan, Staff Writer October 12, 2021

Watching the clock. Five more minutes... Four more minutes... Three more minutes... Two...One... Charging down the hall. Shoving and pushing down the stairs. The loud chatter of hungry students....

Covid Shot or Not?

Covid Shot or Not?

Genesis Grajales, Staff Writer October 12, 2021

There’s this great debate going on…do I get the Covid vaccine or not? If you’re 18 or over, you also have to decide which vaccine to get.  Vaccines have been around forever but now we’re faced...

Is Teen Suicide the Real Pandemic?

Is Teen Suicide the Real Pandemic?

Genesis Grajales, Staff Writer September 14, 2021

Is Teen Suicide the Real Pandemic? Teens face many challenges, ever-changing emotions, complicated relationships and so much more. Add to that, the pressures of high school, working, peer pressure,...

ISS Confirms Masks Optional for Staff and Students for 2021-22 School Year

ISS Confirms Masks Optional for Staff and Students for 2021-22 School Year

Staff Writer August 3, 2021

The Iredell-Statesville School Board met for a called emergency meeting on July 28th, 2021, to discuss mask wearing for the 2021-22 school year. Governor Roy Cooper stated he would no longer mandate masks;...

Load More Stories