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Vedu Ruia prepares to get his flying license

Vedu Ruia prepares to get his flying license

Jaden Shemesh

November 5, 2018


Filed under Humans of HHS, Life

While some students look forward to getting a driver’s license, junior Vedu Ruia is preparing to get a flying license. Since he was young, Ruia has always been fascinated by planes. “The first time [that] I flew on an airplane, I knew it was something that I wanted to do for the rest of my life,...

Hillsborough’s culinary students prepare the perfect fall meal

Hillsborough’s culinary students prepare the perfect fall meal

Josh Morrison

November 4, 2018


Filed under Humans of HHS, Life

Fall is well underway and December is right around the corner. The fall season is met with a lot of anticipation, from Homecoming to Halloween to Thanksgiving break. One of the recognizable parts of this season is the food. Pumpkin and cinnamon flavored everything, cranberry sauce, turkey, cornbread,...

Hillsborough hosts its first college decision day

Hillsborough hosts its first college decision day

Theontae Walton

May 30, 2018


Filed under Humans of HHS, Life

The first ever college decision day was held April 12, to honor and recognize graduating seniors for deciding which college they plan to attend in the upcoming semesters. Family and friends were invited to watch as their seniors walked across the stage, as a representative from their chosen ...

Orchestra and band spring into the final concert of the year

Orchestra and band spring into the final concert of the year

Katie Delk

May 28, 2018


Filed under Humans of HHS, Life

The familiar melody of the Mii Plaza theme song resounded in the auditorium. The band and orchestra’s Spring Concert began with small chambers who played popular pieces arranged by students. Over the span of weeks, the band has prepared theme songs from movies including The Incredibles, Rock...

The Fantasticks take the stage

The Fantasticks take the stage

Makayla Brown

May 26, 2018


Filed under Humans of HHS, Life

This year, the drama department, run by Jeffery Pittard, put on a spring musical called The Fantasticks on April 17, 18 and 19. The musical was a variation of the classic Romeo and Juliet by Shakespeare. The musical was filled with a variety of monologues, songs, and group numbers intended to break th...

Students are not allowed to order food deliveries

Students are not allowed to order food deliveries

Katie Delk

May 26, 2018


Filed under Humans of HHS, Life

With the instructions to meet at Wilder Street and their cash or credit card in hand, countless students pick up their food from the uber driver. “I used to order food from McDonald's to the front of the school and I would go outside to pick it up,” freshman Ashley Garcia said. However, th...

Seniors Must Buy Their Cap and Gown ASAP

Seniors Must Buy Their Cap and Gown ASAP

Theontae Walton, Page Editor

May 4, 2018


Filed under 2017 Graduation, Humans of HHS, Life

With graduation quickly approaching, senior council and its sponsor April Fiore, begin to crack down on the many seniors who still have not purchased their cap and gown. Seniors were first able to purchase their cap and gowns back in October when two representatives from Herff Jones visited for 3...

Hillsborough celebrates 10 years of Positive Park

Hillsborough celebrates 10 years of Positive Park

Delores Battle, Staff Writer

April 30, 2018


Filed under Humans of HHS, Life, Staff, Top Stories

  As the silence fills the air, one-by-one, 17 students walk forward, whisper a name and release a small monarch butterfly, each in memory of one of the Stoneman Douglas victims. Despite the time that has passed since the shooting, it still affects each and every one of the students in ...

Student opens custom jersey business

Student opens custom jersey business

Jaden Shemesh

April 16, 2018


Filed under Humans of HHS, Life, r&b Magazine

For senior Chad Harbin, 2:55 P.M. may mean the end of school, but at 3:00 P.M., work at his business just begins. About a year ago, Harbin started Jersey Enterprise. “I [make] custom t-shirts and I also do custom jerseys for any sports team and any player,” said Harbin. He began the business bec...

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