Sam Noonan
Sam is in his sophomore year, and his second year on staff. He has had a passion for writing from a young age, and he made the decision to join TCT after enjoying Writing For Publication his first semester of freshman year. He also hopes to continue on staff for his next 3 years of high school. Sam is very passionate about photography and skateboarding, and is often found hanging out with friends and snapping pictures. Sam enjoys writing a bit of everything, but likes reviews the most. He is looking forward to more years on staff, and expects to gain valuable knowledge and experience.
  • Favorite thing about being on staff: Everyone in the class is very close and gets along well.
  • Hobbies/Interests: Photography and skateboarding.
  • Favorite type of story to write: Reviews.
  • Favorite book and why: The whole Percy Jackson series, they made me really love reading and I went through multiple phases of obsession with these books.
  • If it's a Friday night, you will probably find Sam: With friends.

Sam Noonan, Staff Writer

Apr 24, 2017
Taking a break from the regular routine is more important than most realize (Story)
Apr 17, 2017
Sushi Market offers a great first-time sushi experience (Story)
Apr 10, 2017
Making it through to the end of the year is easier than it seems (Story)
Mar 27, 2017
Accepting and respecting others’ opinions makes everyone better off (Story)
Mar 20, 2017
Overcoming materialism leads to a happier, more satisfying life (Story)
Mar 14, 2017
Science Olympiad’s recent success brings it into the spotlight (Story)
Mar 07, 2017
The Old Man and the Sea brings philosophical truths into real life (Story)
Feb 27, 2017
Technology can benefit students in many ways (Story)
Feb 20, 2017
Friendship throughout the years made me who I am today (Story)
Feb 13, 2017
IHOP provides great breakfast food whenever (Story)
Feb 06, 2017
FHC Astronomy Club is “out of this world” (Story)
Feb 01, 2017
FHC Student Athlete Signing Day February 2017 (Story)
Jan 30, 2017
Will these social barriers ever crumble? (Story)
Jan 24, 2017
Pieology strays from tradition and succeeds (Story)
Jan 09, 2017
Pressure can be a life changer for teens (Story)
Jan 04, 2017
Sprinkles Cupcakes: Convenient, Quick, and Delicious (Story)
Dec 19, 2016
Red Robin: Good Food at a Better Price (Story)
Dec 13, 2016
Robert Miedema: Teaching What He Loves (Story)
Dec 05, 2016
I’m older now… and making the most out of life (Story)
Nov 21, 2016
A Guide to Volunteering in Grand Rapids (Story)
Nov 14, 2016
Trader Joe’s brings a new shopping experience (Story)
Nov 08, 2016
Emma Seeber Builds Herself a Future (Story)
Oct 31, 2016
It’s Probably Not the End of the World (Story)
Oct 25, 2016
The Haunt: A Dual Review (Story)
Oct 17, 2016
FHC Students Plan To Travel To Iceland in June 2017 (Story)
Oct 10, 2016
Halloween Is For All Ages (Story)
Oct 03, 2016
ArtPrize Provides a Unique Experience For All (Story)
Sep 26, 2016
Teacher Librarians Chris Patrick and Tracy Chrenka present “Loud in the Library” (Story)
Sep 19, 2016
Homecoming Dance is What You Make It (Story)
Sep 16, 2016
Laurie Ryan Returns to FHC to Teach Health (Story)
Sep 13, 2016
Wind Waves & Wheels: Skate and Snow Gear for Everyone (Story)
Jun 06, 2016
Junior Levi Boluyt: Gymnast, Accomplished But Undisclosed (Story)
May 31, 2016
Web Restrictions: To Block Or Not To Block? (Story)
May 24, 2016
Emily Briggs – Sophomore Class Trustee (Story)
May 23, 2016
Noah Stout – Sophomore Class Treasurer (Story)
May 19, 2016
Insomnia Cookies: A College Student’s Dream Come True (Story)
May 09, 2016
Eric Van Tongeren To Be Inducted Into FHC Hall of Fame (Story)
May 02, 2016
Freshman Year: Reality vs. Expectation (Story)
Apr 20, 2016
Cakabakery Offers Up Something For Everyone (Story)
Mar 21, 2016
10 Ways to Survive Your “Staycation” (Story)
Mar 14, 2016
Joey Spadafore: Traveler and Teacher (Story)
Mar 07, 2016
Homework: How Much is Too Much? (Story)
Feb 29, 2016
Leo’s Coney Island Offers Something for Everyone (Story)
Feb 22, 2016
What 35mm Film Taught Me (Story)
Feb 16, 2016
FHC Cares: FHPS holds water drive for Flint (Story)
Feb 08, 2016
Meet The Patels Review (Story)
Feb 01, 2016
Neko Atsume: Kitty Collector (Story)
Jan 25, 2016
Marie Catrib’s offers the whole package: food, location, and atmosphere (Story)