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Student finds her voice through poetry

Student finds her voice through poetry

Jubilee Gonzalez

April 2, 2017


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Everyone has their ways of showing their voices and talents, whether it be through art, protests, speeches or poetry slams. On the last Friday of every month, junior Jenisis Miller and other teens from around the Tampa area meet together at the Blind Tiger Café in Ybor City to take part in an open mic...

Sydney Cabana challenges three languages

Sydney Cabana challenges three languages

Mercy Tsay

April 1, 2017


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Taking a second language is an expectation for some and a requirement for others in school, but what happens when you take it a step further? Junior Sydney Cabana is a trilingual Taiwanese-Cuban American who takes Spanish in school. Many students pick up second languages from their parents and Ca...

AP European History teacher hosts review sessions

AP European History teacher hosts review sessions

Harmony Tarpein

March 30, 2017


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Today, Mike Mikulec kicked off the first of his review sessions leading up to the AP European History exam in May. Each session, Mikulec will review a set of units from the year to help his students prepare for the exam. Along with reviewing the actual content of the units, Mikulec runs through ...

JROTC members work to compete in Washington D.C.

JROTC members work to compete in Washington D.C.

Lydia Bicknell

March 22, 2017


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While most students are already having summer visions of endless sun and beach vacations, four Terriers have their eyes on the prize, one that resides in Washington. Hosted by the College Options Foundation, the JROTC Leadership and Academic Bowl is an opportunity for cadets in the JROTC program worldwide...

Seniors prepare for Prom with ‘Promposals’

Seniors prepare for Prom with ‘Promposals’

Maddie Dhondt

February 3, 2017


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This year, Prom has struck the seniors early; it's being held on Feb. 4th instead of its usual March or April date. In preparation for Prom, seniors began asking one another to the dance. Dexter Stallworth asks Sabrina Chang to Prom from HHS Today on Vimeo. Matt Lutton asks Mary VanOsdol to Prom fro...

Hillsborough welcomes three new teachers

Hillsborough welcomes three new teachers

Lauren Komar

February 3, 2017


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In January, three new teachers- Kristin Ingold, Susan Gray and Sharae Ashwood, joined the HHS faculty.

Cafeteria worker, Benita Byrd, retires after 27 years

Cafeteria worker, Benita Byrd, retires after 27 years

Jacob Thornton

January 30, 2017


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Benita Byrd, known to almost everyone as Ms. B, retired today after 27 years working the cafeteria. Assistant Principal Mick Boddie spoke on the behalf of Byrd's retirement and said, "Just keep on living and doing your thing. So again, we will miss you, but hey, you're moving and doing some good things,...

Senior receives appointment from U.S. Air Force Academy

Senior receives appointment from U.S. Air Force Academy

Bianca Cegatte

January 18, 2017


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In four years time, senior Olivia Lane may just be flying planes – but yesterday she was glad to have stuck the landing. On what seemed like an ordinary morning, Lane and her friend, senior Elizabeth Linton, drove into the parking lot and prepared themselves for what would be the dreaded first day...

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