Amelia Herron

The Beaufort Street Banshee – Manchester’s cryptid

Cryptid – noun.  An animal whose existence or survival is disputeted or unsubstantiated. This word originated in 1990 with the rise in popularity of cryptozoology, a form of pseudoscience in which people “study” or search for cryptids. While you might not have heard the term before, many cryptids themselves are well known, such as the Yeti, Bigfoot, or […]

 Amelia Herron

MHS Drama Club to present Footloose

It’s time to cut loose! Manchester High School Drama Club is putting on Footloose, a story about a young boy who teaches a small town the true meaning of dancing, and raising some heck along the way! Ren McCormick and his mother, Ethel, are forced to move from their hometown of Chicago to live with […]

 Amelia Herron

Students & staff to perform in High School Variety Show

It’s that time of year again! Manchester High School’s Drama Club is putting on its second Variety Show. Come on down to the Manchester High School auditorium on November 12th at 7 pm and November 13th at 2 pm to experience what our talented students and staff can do. We have students reprising their acting […]

 Amelia Herron

German Club hosting Oktoberfest celebration fundraiser

Manchester High School’s German Club is hosting an Oktoberfest celebration on Saturday, September 17th from 4 to 7 pm at St. Mary’s Parish Center on Madison Street in downtown Manchester, just off Main Street. Admission is $10 and includes a delicious meal of bratwurst, sauerkraut, German pretzels, and drinks. You can buy tickets ahead of time at […]

 Amelia Herron

MHS to present spring musical Anything Goes!

The Manchester High School Drama Club is at it again! This spring they will be presenting the musical Anything Goes, featuring music and lyrics by Cole Porter. Grab your luggage and don’t forget your passport as you sail away with a sinner, a saint, a criminal, and a chameleon all the way to London. Hope Heartcourt […]

 Amelia Herron

MHS Drama Club Prepares for Beauty and the Beast

Mark your calendars, clear your schedules, the Manchester High School Drama Club is putting on a show – Beauty and the Beast! The show dates are Thursday, April 23 at 7 p.m., Friday, April 24 at 7 p.m., Saturday, April 25 at 7 p.m., and Sunday, April 27 at 2 p.m. Tickets are $10 for adults […]

 Amelia Herron

Prom Dress Fashion Show and Afternoon Tea

On Saturday, March 14th, the Manchester Ladies Society hosted the First Annual Prom Dress Fashion Show and Tea Party, as a preview to the Prom Dress Boutique. The Boutique will be held this weekend, Saturday, March 21, and Sunday, March 22 from 1:00-4:00 each day. Many women from the community came out to support both the […]

 Amelia Herron

Family Finds Black Widow Spider in Garage

Editor’s note: We were lucky that Mirror reporter Amelia Herron was on the scene for this unusual discovery, however it isn’t surprising as the spider was discovered in her family’s garage! The only thing worse then finding a garage full of spiders, is finding a black widow spider among them. Manchester resident, Theresa Herron, found just that in […]

 Amelia Herron

Manchester High School Student and Staff Variety Show Sells out to a 500+ Person Crowd

  The first annual Manchester High School Variety Show appeared on stage Tuesday, November 12.  Normally, the MHS Drama Club puts on a dramatic play in the fall, and a musical in the spring.  This year, Language Arts teacher and Drama Club advisor Mrs. Emily Duncan decided to switch things up a bit. “One of […]