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Terriers Got Talent returns

Terriers Got Talent returns

Mercy Tsay, Katie Delk, and Carolin Hearne
April 23, 2017 • 152 views
Filed under Multimedia, News, Photo Galleries, Top Stories, Videos

The curtain opens and the showcase begins as a teacher and a Terrier dance together on stage, the opening to a night full of performances. There were several acts throughout the night ranging from singing and dancing to rapping. The top three winners for this year's talent show were Shahilia Ha...

Earth Day celebration held in Positive Park

Earth Day celebration held in Positive Park

Madison Forbis
April 22, 2017 • 92 views
Filed under Club Updates, News

The Environmental Awareness Club hosted its annual Earth Day celebration this Friday in Positive Park. The celebration featured a performance from the school’s orchestra, presentations from students on environmental issues, and a butterfly release at the end. School nurse Janice Vogt, who spo...

Big Red Band travels to Atlanta for performance

Big Red Band travels to Atlanta for performance

Bianca Cegatte
April 20, 2017 • 331 views
Filed under Club Updates, Multimedia, News, Top Stories, Videos

Hillsborough High School's Big Red Band travels to Atlanta, Georgia to perform at McEachern High School. The trip begins with a flat tire and a spontaneous  YMCA performance at the Hard Rock Café. Join us as we follow them for the next four days and watch what other antics the band gets into.

A look into the 2017 French Presidential Election

A look into the 2017 French Presidential Election

Amber Shemesh
April 16, 2017 • 93 views
Filed under News, Politics

Although the United States has another few years before its next presidential election, France has mere days. The French 2017 Presidential Election is held in the months of April and May; it takes place in two rounds, each with separate dates: the first being on April 23 and the second being on May...

Senior class president and vice president announced

Senior class president and vice president announced

Carolin Hearne
April 10, 2017 • 110 views
Filed under News

Juniors Laurie Rodriguez and Amari Pyatt were officially announced as the senior class president and vice president during afternoon announcements today. The day prior, the junior class voted for the positions through an Edsby poll, only people 243 voting for president and 215 voting for vice president. Rodriguez...

Bethune-Cookman holds recruiting event at Hillsborough

Bethune-Cookman holds recruiting event at Hillsborough

Marcia-Lillian Curry
April 8, 2017 • 40 views
Filed under News

Academic Secretary Lindsey Fugate and FCCLA students ushered students in the gym on Friday, April 7, when Bethune-Cookman University (BCU) visited the campus. There were tables set up for students to hear what opportunities the majors offered for those who planned to go to BCU or who were still exploring...

Speech and debate members work for the future

Speech and debate members work for the future

Reema Patel
April 2, 2017 • 157 views
Filed under Club Updates, News, r&b Magazine

A bang of the gavel signifies the beginning of a speech and debate meeting as club presidents launch into announcements about competition details. There is talk of payments and T-shirt sales, but the focus of room is on one thing only, practicing for the upcoming competition. Roaming the halls after...

Students want a choir

Students want a choir

Katie Delk
April 2, 2017 • 86 views
Filed under News, r&b Magazine

"We could've had it all," resounded the voices of juniors Christine Robinson and Erica Mack in the halls as the duet sang “Rolling in the Deep.” All throughout the day, voices sound in the halls from singing Adele like Robinson and Mack or original songs like senior Keemo Jackson. Mack said that...

Hillsborough plans to add barbering program

Hillsborough plans to add barbering program

Marcia-Lillian Curry
March 19, 2017 • 242 views
Filed under News

A new addition is planned on being added to the 2017-18 elective list: Barbering is getting a spot at Hillsborough. This could be an opportunity for students who wants to take different electives and not just the regular basics such as culinary arts, customer service, cosmetology, welding, drafting,...

Hillsborough County might change school starting times

Hillsborough County might change school starting times

Sonya Veerjee
March 10, 2017 • 584 views
Filed under News

Most students struggle to wake up every morning by 7:35 a.m. for school; however, next year, the struggle may become even harder. Hillsborough County is considering changing its starting times for high schools for the 2017-2018 school year. According to tampabay.com, the reason is because bus drivers...

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