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Hereford Fire Company continues statewide Santa tradition

January 6, 2020

Many students can recount past Decembers, watching Santa pass by their homes, not in a sleigh, but a firetruck. There are many traditions nestled and incorporated into our community, and the annual holiday Santa truck ride, is one of these unique events.  “The first winter break I experienced a...

Teachers participate in steel band for winter concert

Rebecca Meldron, Reporter

January 6, 2020

The winter concert is an annual tradition, bringing Christmas spirt before the holidays. The in-school winter concert was Dec. 19, kicking off the winter break. It featured performances by chamber choir, wind ensemble, orchestra, and a teacher steel drum band. This year is the second year that teachers...

Students spread holiday cheer through Secret Santa

Cristina Drecchio, Reporter

January 6, 2020

It’s officially the time of year we’ve all been waiting desperately for the holiday season is upon us. As winter approaches and the weather gets colder, families in the area begin to prepare for the upcoming celebrations. Christmas traditions begin as we get further into December. The sense of joy can...

Pet Instagrams take over online entertainment

Pet Instagrams take over online entertainment

Anna DeLibro, Community Editor

December 19, 2019

Instagram offers almost every interest one can think of.  With over millions of hashtags and accounts, there is bound to be something for everyone.  Luckily, for animal lovers, there has been a rise in “pet Instagrams” over the past few years.   Ranging from dogs and cats, to even racoons and pigs, these pet a...

Les Misérables set to open spring 2020

Elizabeth Pellegrini, Reporter

December 19, 2019

This year’s spring production is to be the classic Broadway production, “Les Misérables”. “Les Misérables” is a French classic based off the novel, Les Misérables by Victor Hugo. The play follows the story of Jean Vaijean, a prisoner who breaks parole. A police inspector, Javert, tries t...

Dance performs first time ever two-show program

Nola Mak, Reporter

December 19, 2019

Before the show begins, the dancers have a pre-performance tradition. In order to hype themselves up, one company member will stand in the middle of the other dancers and yell phrases to which everyone else jumps and responds to. “It’s kind of like what sports teams do before their games.” Sarah...

Mental health advocacy club “In the Know” offers emotional support

Cristina Drecchio, Reporter

December 13, 2019

Everyone feels worried or anxious from time to time, but not everyone develops a mental illness. What’s the difference? A mental illness is a health condition that gets in the way of your thinking, relating to others, and day-to-day functions.  Over 5% of adults experience a mental illness each year...

The tea on local coffee shops: A critique on caffeine

The tea on local coffee shops: A critique on caffeine

Anna DeLibro, Community Editor

December 12, 2019

Any avid coffee-drinker has a typical order. Whether it is black, or has an elaborate mix of foam, syrups, and flavors, the repetitiveness of the order can become mundane. While some feel safer with their predictable cup of coffee, others become tired of large franchises such as Starbucks, Dunkin Donuts,...

“NEHS Mondays” promotes literacy through Scrabble

“NEHS Mondays” promotes literacy through Scrabble

Elizabeth Pellegrini, Reporter

November 11, 2019

The beginning of the school year brings many writing assignments to students. College essays, practice AP essays, and other writing assignments are a part of high school. Many students struggle with these assignments, and the National English Honor Society has created a new event in order to assist students...

President Trump Releases Ukraine Call Transcript, Whistleblower Complaint

Jack Kruger and Jack Kruger

October 2, 2019

Following the initiation of an inquiry into impeachment from the Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, President Trump released the transcript from his call with Ukrainian president Volodymyr Zelensky as well as the whistleblower complaint from a CIA official close to the White House. The transcript revealed...

Students Demand Justice in the Climate Strike

Elizabeth Pellegrini

October 2, 2019

Students and adults alike joined forces on Friday, September 20, 2019. Activists from over 150 countries worldwide took to the streets to demand climate justice. This mass demonstration demanded the attention of lawmakers and had everyone on the Internet talking and sharing their favorite signs from...

Don’t Be Tardy

Bree Gobell

October 2, 2019

Class is supposed to end at 2:15, and even though the bell rings at that time students are held in their class until all of the buses arrive. Coming from the middle school to the high school seems to be an inconvenience for the upperclassman. Not everyone rides the bus and kids have places to be, whether...