The student news site of Biddeford High School in Biddeford, Maine

The Roar

Jason Mulvey, a senior of BHS that isn’t afraid to follow his dreams

Jason Mulvey, a senior of BHS that isn’t afraid to follow his dreams

Julia Murray, Staff Writer
March 7, 2017
Filed under Showcase, What's Your Story?

His love for musicals has guided him through the good and the bad and will always give him hope for a better future. For nineteen-year-old senior Jason Mulvey, his home is the chorus room where he spends most of his time with his closest friends practicing for musicals he plays in for the school. ...

Senior Trey Burnham, an active outdoorsman and competitive athlete.

Senior Trey Burnham, an active outdoorsman and competitive athlete.

Alex Chase, Staff Writer
March 3, 2017
Filed under Showcase, What's Your Story?

He’s a long time wrestler who excels not only on the mats of Biddeford High School but the environments of Maine’s coastline as well. Raised in a family that spends most of their free time outside, Trey Burnham explores the woods pursuing his passion avidly hunting deer, turkey, duck and even g...

Stepping out of the box – What’s Your Story?

Lydia Gordon, Staff Writer
April 7, 2016
Filed under What's Your Story?

The trees sway in the breeze, and the crowd cheers showing off their Tiger Pride to the opposing team. The adrenaline starts pumping through the player’s veins, sweat puddles in their palms; it’s time to play. Biddeford softball player and freshman Samantha Mucci has a nervous gut feeling stepp...

What’s your story – Embracing an injury

What’s your story – Embracing an injury

Paige Lessard, Staff Writer
March 14, 2016
Filed under Features, Showcase, What's Your Story?

Sitting on the sidelines of her favorite hobby wasn’t easy for sophomore Megan Gregoire, but with a serious back injury, she was forced to only watch her fellow gymnasts working hard, instead of being able to participate like always. Gregoire, who has been a gymnast for most of her life, fract...

Finding the right path – What’s Your Story?

Finding the right path – What’s Your Story?

Michael Tenney, Staff Writer
January 28, 2016
Filed under Showcase, What's Your Story?

Finding direction as a teenager in high school is one of the toughest challenges to face when it comes to discovering where a student belongs. With a direction in mind, junior Skye Kendrick knows precisely where she belongs: sonography. Sonography consists of tasks such as taking x-rays or ultrasound...

BHS’s own Karate Kid- What’s Your Story

BHS’s own Karate Kid- What’s Your Story

Gabby Hamm, Staff Writer
May 22, 2015
Filed under Features, Showcase, What's Your Story?

Nick McElroy fights his way up the karate rankings with every swift hand movement and combined symmetrical balance created with each swing he makes. McElroy found himself starting karate about a year and a half ago. He just wanted to have the ability to defend himself, throughout the process he became...

Family comes first – What’s Your Story?

Family comes first – What’s Your Story?

Paige Lessard, Staff Writer
March 3, 2015
Filed under Features, What's Your Story?

Aside from balancing academics, work, and after school activities, most students look forward to spending time with their families. This past Saturday, junior Mikayla Guay with her father, helped plan for her older brother to fly to Maine from Washington State and surprise her mother for her birthday...

A sport or a lifestyle

A sport or a lifestyle

Cameron Petit, Editor
May 28, 2014
Filed under What's Your Story?

Participating in a hobby is one thing, but living a passion is another, and senior William DuBois fortunately lives, and expects to live, his passion for a lifetime, finding more than just enjoyment in something that not many people know about. It’s different, unquestionably, as “following harness...

Like father like son

Like father like son

Audrey Desjardin, Staff Writer
May 28, 2014
Filed under What's Your Story?

Anything ending in the word “boarding” you can find among this young man’s favorite activities to do, or even at the ice arena shooting pucks or even finding a spot to practice for lacrosse season. Freshman Johnny Korpaczewski enjoys longboarding, snowboarding, paddle boarding, and wake boarding,...

Just-in time to take the lead in track and life

Just-in time to take the lead in track and life

Kenneth Reyes, Staff Writer
May 28, 2014
Filed under What's Your Story?

When his name is heard, it is likely that one would think of a record breaker, but there is even more to what makes him tick. He likes cranberry sauce, and claims that he has a weird laugh. Beyond all of that, however, he has broken state records for track. And yet somehow, he’s just an average...

A life dedicated to selfless compassion

A life dedicated to selfless compassion

Mallory Mourmouras, Editor
May 28, 2014
Filed under What's Your Story?

You might find her carrying out one of her favorite activities, such as reading, playing video games or biking. But among these passions sits one that she intends on pursuing as her career in the future. Freshman Cheyenne Webber aspires to use her love for animals, particularly horses, and transform...

Living in Germany, Texas and Biddeford

Living in Germany, Texas and Biddeford

Marissa Heffernan, Staff Writer
May 28, 2014
Filed under What's Your Story?

A majority of adults travel out of their hometown. Most travel out of the state at least once. Some even travel to other countries. But how many 16-year-olds can say the same? Sydney Speight, a sophomore with a mouth that seems pre-programmed for smiling, started off shyly, talking about her dog,...

The student news site of Biddeford High School in Biddeford, Maine
What’s Your Story?