• FHC students will remain in hybrid until further notice
  • There is no school Monday, Jan. 18, for MLK day

The Central Trend

Jordan Helmbrecht
Jordan Helmbrecht is a senior and is entering her second year on staff for The Central Trend. She plays soccer for Midwest United FC and FHC.  Although she spends most of her time playing sports, Jordan also enjoys traveling and spending time with her friends and family. Her favorite places to visit are Utah, California, Colorado, and Traverse City. Jordan is super excited for senior year and another year as a member of The Central Trend family.

On a Friday night you will typically find Jordan: On an adventure with her friends

Favorite type of story to write: Editorials

Favorite book: Nemesis

Jordan Helmbrecht, Staff Writer

Mar 20, 2020
I regret taking normal for granted (Story)
Mar 11, 2020
Coronavirus: an update and a test of validity of the outbreaking pandemic (Story)
Feb 27, 2020
FHC’s hour delays hold more importance than just an extra hour of sleep for students (Story)
Feb 20, 2020
Holidays have turned into a series of high expectations (Story)
Feb 12, 2020
When do we reach the wicks end? (Story)
Feb 06, 2020
Why so judgy? (Story)
Jan 30, 2020
John Courcy explores life through the outdoors world (Story)
Jan 30, 2020
The difference between boys and girls sports at FHC Series (Story)
Jan 28, 2020
The deaths of Kobe and Gianna Bryant stand as an important reminder (Story)
Jan 23, 2020
Does music today lack the emotion that it used to have? (Story)
Jan 16, 2020
2020 RAT Q&As (Story)
Jan 16, 2020
The fight isn’t over (Story)
Jan 15, 2020
FHC students to attend GVSU on their day off in order to honor MLK’s legacy (Story)
Jan 09, 2020
War: do we really know what it means? (Story)
Dec 27, 2019
Are we censored? (Story)
Dec 19, 2019
Holidays at FHC Series (Story)
Dec 06, 2019
A new wave of fame has hit (Story)
Dec 03, 2019
Caden Jacobs explores life through different styles of fighting (Story)
Nov 25, 2019
TCT’s The Countless Thanks 2019 (Story)
Nov 22, 2019
We live in a society that is constantly becoming more and more competitive (Story)
Nov 21, 2019
Phase one is beginning on the two-year stadium renovation project (Story)
Nov 15, 2019
The more streaming services there are, the more we have to pay (Story)
Nov 15, 2019
The Crucible Q&As (Story)
Nov 12, 2019
If you constantly treat your kid like a winner, they are going to lose (Story)
Nov 06, 2019
Alex Bunting follows his passion in film (Story)
Nov 01, 2019
Your standards are too high (Story)
Oct 25, 2019
The debate over school start time drifts into the FHC halls (Story)
Oct 19, 2019
Judge Stephens blocks Governor Whitmer’s vaping ban (Story)
Oct 15, 2019
Should college athletes get paid? (Story)
Oct 08, 2019
Josh Guthrie lives a working lifestyle (Story)
Oct 05, 2019
Can we even discuss politics anymore? (Story)
Sep 25, 2019
Improv team 2019 Q&A (Story)
Sep 24, 2019
The FHC debate team embarks on a new season (Story)
Sep 20, 2019
TCT’s Phone Policy Series (Story)
Sep 13, 2019
People around the community and what they’re doing – Q&A series (Story)
Sep 11, 2019
Kelsey Toole discovers the positive side to an unfortunate injury (Story)
Sep 04, 2019
Governor Whitmer makes Michigan the first state ever to ban the sales of flavored e-cigarettes (Story)
Jun 04, 2019
Good Sam is a kindhearted movie that anyone can enjoy (Story)
Jun 03, 2019
The story that began my journey here (Story)
May 30, 2019
Rim of the World stood as an overall mediocre film that I probably wouldn’t watch again (Story)
May 28, 2019
Ali Azeem finds himself in a wonderful world of extracurriculars (Story)
May 21, 2019
It is finally our year (Story)
May 14, 2019
Wine Country is everything you want in a light-hearted, easy watch comedy (Story)
May 13, 2019
FHC alumni successfully finish off college in the top 1% of MSU grads (Story)
May 09, 2019
Humans of FHC: Kristen Giles (Story)
May 08, 2019
Humans of FHC: Sammy Postlewait (Story)
May 08, 2019
We live in a world that is constantly in motion (Story)
May 06, 2019
Filmfest 2019 Q&As (Story)
May 01, 2019
Season two of Good Girls takes the show to a whole new level (Story)
Apr 26, 2019
Travel hockey has brought TJ Dlugos all around the world (Story)
Apr 23, 2019
Is there a reason behind why I write? (Story)
Apr 18, 2019
Athlete Signing: Photo Gallery 2019 (Story)
Apr 16, 2019
The Highwaymen offers a new perspective on the story of Bonnie and Clyde (Story)
Apr 15, 2019
FHC completes a successful week of testing (Story)
Apr 11, 2019
Why do I feel like I am drowning? (Story)
Apr 02, 2019
Ally Francisco embraced her tragic injury as a positive, life-changing experience (Story)
Mar 26, 2019
Triple Frontier was an intriguing thriller full of suspense (Story)
Mar 19, 2019
A name is more than just a title (Story)
Mar 18, 2019
Humans of FHC: Ethan Matry (Story)
Mar 15, 2019
The benefits of an early scheduling week end up outweighing the inconveniences (Story)
Mar 12, 2019
Downtown Grand Rapid’s Wheelhouse consists of everything desirable in a restaurant (Story)
Mar 06, 2019
Humans of FHC: Hannah Walters (Story)
Mar 05, 2019
High school truly does fly by (Story)
Feb 26, 2019
Paddleton provides an interesting perspective on a unique friendship (Story)
Feb 21, 2019
Ally and Lauren Ringler embrace life as twins (Story)
Feb 19, 2019
Athlete Signing — February 19, 2019 (Story)
Feb 19, 2019
A thank you to my four best friends (Story)
Feb 15, 2019
Special Olympics Games 2019: Photo Gallery (Story)
Feb 12, 2019
Green Book shares a true story worth knowing (Story)
Feb 05, 2019
Why are we feeling old in a relatively young world? (Story)
Jan 31, 2019
IO is definitely not the next Bird Box (Story)
Jan 29, 2019
Tommy Anderson learns about the world through traveling (Story)
Jan 23, 2019
I miss my endless childhood dreams (Story)
Jan 15, 2019
The Last Laugh lacked the ability to hold my attention (Story)
Jan 10, 2019
FHC’s Environmental Club is striving to make a positive change in our community (Story)
Dec 18, 2018
Dynasty season two surpasses all expectations set by season one (Story)
Dec 13, 2018
Logan Vanlente is on an endless journey with cars (Story)
Dec 11, 2018
Where am I going? (Story)
Dec 05, 2018
Intro to Business: 2018 Company Profiles (Story)
Dec 04, 2018
Riverdale season three dives below all expectations (Story)
Nov 20, 2018
Cygnus27 provides a taste and a view of Downtown Grand Rapids (Story)
Nov 15, 2018
Tate Hallock is living his best life through his journey with sports (Story)
Nov 13, 2018
A loss for words (Story)
Nov 06, 2018
Ocean’s 8 was more than your average crime movie (Story)
Oct 22, 2018
An enthralling story of a fostered family (Story)
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