California Implements Higher Minimum Wage

California Implements Higher Minimum Wage

Jonathan Salaver

The State Assembly and State Senate of California approved a statewide $15 minimum wage. This makes California the first state to approve a statewide minimum wage change to $15. The measure will raise...  Read More »

April 6, 2016

Climate Change

Climate Change

Lauren Holmes, Staff Writer

It has been an unusually warm winter this year. Some can argue that it’s due to climate change. What is climate change? According to takepart.com, “Climate change is the rise in average surface temperatures...  Read More »

March 31, 2016

Brussels Airport and Metro Station Attacked

Brussels Airport and Metro Station Attacked

Ana Benitez, Staff Writer

At about 7:00am GMT on March 22, which is around 3:00am EST, an airport and metro station in Brussels, Belgium was bombed. The airport’s name was Zaventem Airport. Two bomb packages went off in the departure...  Read More »

March 29, 2016

Nina Simone Biopic Controversy

Nina Simone Biopic Controversy

Amani Jackson, Staff Writer

On March 3, the trailer for Nina Simone's biopic named "Nina" was released. News about the movie was heard in late 2015 but caused an outrage in the black community because of the casting. Actress, Zoe...  Read More »

March 18, 2016

A Sad Time For American Politics

A Sad Time For American Politics

Alex Huibsch, Editor-In-Chief

American politics comprises the elements of excitement, tradition and unpredictability, however, could danger follow too? It most definitely is a scary time in American politics, following the violence...  Read More »

March 16, 2016

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Recent Scores

  • Monday, April 25

    Baseball

    NP 0 - McDonough 8

  • Monday, April 25

    Softball

    NP 3 - McDonough 4

  • Monday, April 25

    Boys Track

    NP 29 - Westlake 107

  • Monday, April 25

    Girls Track

    NP 98 - Westlake 30

  • Friday, April 22

    Tennis

    NP 6 - Calvert 2

  • Thursday, April 21

    Tennis

    NP 5 - Northern 4

  • Wednesday, April 20

    Westlake

    NP 31 - Westlake 0

  • Wednesday, April 20

    Baseball

    NP 23 - Westlake 2

  • Wednesday, April 20

    Boys Lacrosse

    NP 8 - McDonough 4

  • Wednesday, April 20

    Girls Lacrosse

    NP 10 - McDonough 9

  • Monday, April 18

    Softball

    NP 12 - St. Charles 2

  • Monday, April 18

    Baseball

    NP 10 - St. Charles 1

  • Monday, April 18

    Girls Lacrosse

    NP 3 - Leonardtown 22

  • Friday, April 15

    Boys Lacrosse

    NP 11 - Thomas Stone 6

  • Friday, April 15

    Baseball

    NP 9 - Thomas Stone 4

  • Wednesday, April 13

    Softball

    NP 0 - Leonardtown 5

  • Wednesday, April 13

    Tennis

    NP 7 - St. Charles 2

  • Wednesday, April 13

    Baseball

    NP 10 - Leonardtown 14

  • Wednesday, April 13

    Girls Lacrosse

    NP 9 - Calvert 14

  • Monday, April 11

    Softball

    NP 3 - Lackey 1

  • Monday, April 11

    Tennis

    NP 4 - Leonardtown 5

  • Monday, April 11

    Baseball

    NP 9 - Lackey 1

  • Friday, April 8

    Boys Lacrosse

    NP 3 - Leonardtown 16

  • Tuesday, April 5

    Boys Track

    NP 53 - Great Mills 84

  • Tuesday, April 5

    Boys Track

    NP 42 - Huntingtown 94

Athletic Spotlight: Larry Johnson

Athletic Spotlight: Larry Johnson

Austun Reid, Staff Writer

Tennis is a French sport loved and played by many Americans today. For sophomore Larry Johnson, he’s made a love for tennis, and even made the NPHS Tennis team. Larry is a great player and is the number...  Read More »

April 20, 2016

The Next Move for North Point’s Poms Team

The Next Move for North Point’s Poms Team

The poms team is known for their amazing technique and experience in band dance, hip hop, lyrical, jazz, and prop dances. On Sunday April 10th, around ten girls will accompany Coach Alleyne for the second...  Read More »

April 4, 2016

Girls Basketball Continues to Succeed

Girls Basketball Continues to Succeed

Ana Benitez, Staff Writer

On February 19th the Girls basketball team got their 20th win of the season against Westlake. The pre-game was thrilling, the crowd was hyped up and ready to see the girls demolish Westlake. Since it was...  Read More »

March 4, 2016

From Eagle To Hawkeye

From Eagle To Hawkeye

Alex Huibsch, Editor-In-Chief

Some say that only talent and skill propel elite athletes to the next level, however, Devonte Young (16’) epitomizes not only those two attributes, but the most important one of all: work-ethic. On Wednesday,...  Read More »

February 4, 2016

The Team on a Mission

The Team on a Mission

Jonathan Salaver

Varsity Girls Basketball is one of this schools top performing sports. The season started officially with their first game in late November. So far this season, they have had 14 games in total. With a...  Read More »

February 1, 2016

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It’s Raining Again

It’s Raining Again

Alex Huibsch, Editor-In-Chief

While his untimely death has left many in grief, Prince’s fans have successfully found creative ways to pay tribute to the iconic musician. Correspondingly, Prince’s legendary imprint on society and...  Read More »

April 29, 2016

The End of a Music Era

The End of a Music Era

Lauren Holmes, Staff Writer

American Idol came to a bittersweet end April 7th. The show lasted for 15 seasons that spanned across 14 years, resulting in many stars including Kelly Clarkson, Jennifer Hudson, and Carrie Underwood. A...  Read More »

April 20, 2016

Willy Wonka Preview

Willy Wonka Preview

Alex Huibsch, Editor-In-Chief

When Charlie first experienced the wonders of Willy Wonka’s Chocolate Factory, he was in a state of awe and enchantment—the same feelings North Point’s Theatre hope to bring to their audiences. That’s...  Read More »

April 14, 2016

The Chainsmokers

The Chainsmokers

Jonathan Salaver

A duo not made for singing but electronic dance music is what defines The Chainsmokers. The duo is made up of two talented DJ’s, Andew Taggart and Alex Pall. The EDM DJ duo was formed in 2012 under the...  Read More »

April 6, 2016

Animation Turned Live-Action

Animation Turned Live-Action

Jonathan Salaver

The story of a little boy, a bear, a panther, a tiger, and a snake are the main animals featured in the Jungle Book. The original Jungle Book is a 1967 American animated musical produced by Walt Disney...  Read More »

April 6, 2016

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