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  • Mrs. Vance (Left) and Mr. Foster (Right) celebrating their retirement.


    Hereford bids farewell to parting faculty

  • Literary classics appear in classrooms across the school. Students criticized these books for their dated language and complex themes.


    ‘I don’t think anyone really reads anymore’: Reading continually decreases for teens

  • Recycling can still be a viable option, but it needs to work alongside reducing and reusing. Waste Management Hierarchy taken from EPA.


    It’s time to trash recycling

  • Part of Hereford’s agricultural program includes caring for animals, which ensures that future farmers and wildlife caretakers will treat them in a humane and ethical way.


    Students are the future of wildlife advocacy

  • Along with exterior injuries, instant noodles are a high sodium food. An excess of sodium can lead to an increased risk of heart disease and stroke.


    Unsupervised children suffer burns from instant noodles

  • Features

    Andrew Tate arrested for sexual assault allegations

  • Without women and girls in schools, the Taliban will not be recognized as the formal government of Afghanistan by Western countries.


    Taliban deny Afghan women right to education

  • Nick Geppi (23), Jake Gillispie (24) and Giselle Barke (24) help fix the new pasture to prevent one of the goats from jumping the fence.


    New pasture grows Ag department

  • Student council and class officers meet to discuss homecoming and other upcoming school events.


    New freshmen officer position promises financial success

  • Ella Ellrich (’25) reads Harry Styles feature in Better Homes & Gardens magazine. The magazine came out on April 26th to promote Harry’s House.


    Shining light on popstar Harry Styles

  • Even though the scouts is a great learning experience for young men, this court case proves that without appropriate screening of leaders boys are at more of a risk to be assaulted.


    Boy Scouts of America sexual assault cases bring attention to abuse of young men

  • Features

    Popular artists set to drop new music

  • Brown Jacksons confirmation represents President Bidens campaign promise to nominate a Black woman to the Supreme Court.


    Senate confirms Ketanji Brown Jackson to the Supreme Court

  • Claire White (‘23) pulls “The Catcher in the Rye” by J. D. Salinger from the array of banned books in Mrs. Houseknecht’s room. Salinger’s novel was removed from curriculum in Summerville, SC in 2001 due to parent complaints about the filthy, filthy book.


    ‘Inappropriate’ books incite arguments over content suited for children

  • Drawing activities done in Coburns class hung up around the hallway. Students solve problems and find the right color or shape to draw inside the grid.


    Coburn maintains math engagement

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Hereford Harbinger

Anthony Mikalauskas (left) and Alex Smith (right) pose in front of Hereford’s greenhouse, holding a small portion of the plants donated by Hereford’s Garden Club.

Hereford aids in creation of Baltimore community garden

Kay Duncan, Reporter June 7, 2023

Following Hereford’s annual Spring Plant Sale, Garden Club partnered with CEO of Division Street Landscaping, Alex Smith to find a worthwhile use for any leftover plants. Hereford’s partnership with...

Schedule board in Mrs. Books office

Hereford course registration changes

Henry Hottenstein, Opinion Editor June 7, 2023

The 2023-2024 school year will look different for some students. Many classes have been discontinued, frustrating many. These classes will be replaced by new courses.   Senior seminars, besides AP...

Banning TikTok is the new trend

Banning TikTok is the new trend

Rakim Hill, Reporter June 5, 2023

TikTok is a video app launched in Sept. 2016. The app has gained popularity around the world with 3 billion downloads since its launch. Recently, TikTok has been a threat to many countries after it was...

Mrs. Vance (Left) and Mr. Foster (Right) celebrating their retirement.

Hereford bids farewell to parting faculty

Samantha Robbins , Reporter June 5, 2023

With the 2022-2023 school year ending, two teachers are moving on from Hereford High School and to the next chapter of their lives: retirement. Mrs. Michelle Vance is retiring from the English department...

Hereford girls XC team runs on the NCR trail at a summer practice. The trails flat surface helped the runners focus on pace for the upcoming season.

Summer practices push athletes to new heights

Hailey Streckfus, Reporter June 5, 2023

With the summer season steadily approaching, most students are pushing the stress of the school year behind them. Athletes, however, are gearing up for another type of stress.   Before the school...

This dumpster was considered to be approximately 75% full.

Cutting trash, cutting tax, conserving the environment

Maddie Herring, Reporter June 5, 2023

When plastics take years to decompose yet consumers continue to throw out more and more waste, it is no surprise that landfills fill rapidly. In fact, it is estimated that in approximately 62 years, the...

2024 close friends Eddie Shamus, Jett Steller, Ryan Krucenski, Max Van Note, Ryan Larkin, and Judd Steller watch the O’s win a tight game against the New York Yankees. They have attended many games together throughout the years.

Baltimore Orioles find success in lively environment

Jay Goetz, Sports Editor June 5, 2023

The Baltimore Orioles have started the 2023 season hot, with a 32-17 record in their first 49 games. Speculations for this success vary. Some believe it is the young talent they have been nurturing in...

Road trips do not have to stop at one destination; some travelers take longer trips that include multiple stops.

A classic way of traveling the country

Caitlin Meeker, Reporter June 5, 2023

With summer unofficially beginning Memorial Day, AAA predicted that 39.2 million people traveled by car this holiday weekend. With summer about to start and Hereford students planning their vacations,...

Language teacher Peggy Kopp puts Go Guardian on her AP French 5 student´s devices while they take their finals.

Go Guardian used to ensure focused learning

Sydney Goorevitz, Features Editor June 5, 2023

According to Inside Higher Ed., 49% of students use technology during class time for purposes unrelated to the lesson. Many Hereford students can be seen in the classroom listening to music, scrolling...

Some athletes put their information on Sports Recruits. To see what colleges, viewed a profile players spend $399 for only one year of use.

The college recruiting process puts stress on student athletes

Caitlin Meeker, Reporter May 15, 2023

Once a student athlete reaches high school a choice must be made. The choice seems simple; Should I continue playing in college or not? But with the stress, time, cost, and confusing nature of the college...

Hereford Teams Head to Robotics World Championship

Evan English, Reporter April 24, 2023

On April 25th-27th, Three of the Hereford robotics teams participated in the Vex Robotics Worlds Championship. It is important to look at how the students in our robotics program have worked together...

Students and families explore the art show. Live still life portraiture was one of the many interactive exhibits.

Annual art show recognizes student talent

Caroline Daily and Anna Knepley March 31, 2023

On Mar. 30, Hereford held its annual art show to celebrate student works of art from the extensive range of classes offered.  From political cartoons to photography, to fashion, the pieces displayed...

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