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Media Center secretary Susan Hunt leaves HHS

Media Center secretary Susan Hunt leaves HHS

Katie Delk

October 28, 2016


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

Seventeen years of service came to an end when Media Secretary Susan Hunt left Hillsborough to save secretary Lindsey Fugate’s job. Hunt’s position as the support non-instructional unit for the media specialist was terminated, and as a result, Hunt was offered Fugate’s position as secretary ...

Norwegian student spends time in the U.S.

Norwegian student spends time in the U.S.

Madison Forbis

October 27, 2016


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

After packing his bags, eating Sosekjeott- an ox meat stew, one of his favorite meals- and heading out for the airport, junior Erik Fylling flew 4,000 miles away from home to live with people he’d never met and go to a school he’d never even seen. No big deal. He landed at La Guardia Airport with a few of his ...

Student sits during the pledge in silent protest

Student sits during the pledge in silent protest

Jorge Garcia

October 26, 2016


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

In the morning, students file into class, prepared for lessons, tests and classwork. They wait for the intercom’s habitual command: “Please stand for the Pledge of Allegiance.” Students across campus rise and recite the words of the pledge with their hands on their heart. But junior Kambra McDaniel...

Hillsborough pauses to remember Ashley Perdomo

Hillsborough pauses to remember Ashley Perdomo

Denzel Pierre

October 20, 2016


Filed under Humans of HHS, Life, Multimedia, Photo Galleries

Purple, black and white balloons waved in the air as a moment of silence during Hillsborough's game against Blake was taken for Ashley Perdomo, a senior killed in a hit-and-run. Before the game began, everyone in the stadiums remained completely silent; as the moment was held, Perdomo's family and frien...

A look back at senior Homecoming court

A look back at senior Homecoming court

Mercy Tsay and Fernando Rosas

October 2, 2016


Filed under Humans of HHS, Life

UPDATE: This year's Homecoming King and Queen are Tre'Quan Nichols and Pearl Obioha Tre'Quan Nichols Senior Tre'Quan Nichols is  running for Homecoming king because he's "run for prince before," and "it was really fun [with] the parade and everything" he said. He's working hard to get votes "throu...

Drestackzz enters the rap game

Drestackzz enters the rap game

Denzel Pierre

September 14, 2016


Filed under Humans of HHS, Life

  Senior Andre Tavarez began his rap career selling CDs on the street. “I used to go to Ybor and just pass out CDs and just work,” Tavarez said. Now, he not only raps for clubs — he gets paid for it. “We have a show coming on Sunday at the Bounce Boy Warehouse, they’ve been pa...

Remembering Sept. 11

Remembering Sept. 11

September 9, 2016


Filed under Humans of HHS, Interactive, Life

Sept. 11, 2001 will remain a historic day in United States history for many years to come. The day began ordinarily and ended with the collapse of the World Trade Center towers, along with an attack on the Pentagon and a crashed plane in Pennsylvania. However, this day didn’t begin with tragedy; it...

No school Thursday. How will you spend your day?

Taylor Jordy

August 31, 2016


Filed under Humans of HHS

Spotted from a far Dylan Hidhd, Zachary Bateman, Anthony Tram and Jessica Marshall make the best out of the rain by sticking with tradition. Students of Hillsborough High School are stoked about school being canceled tomorrow but these particular students were not aware. Hidhd, Bateman, Tram and Marshall...

Junior sets world record

Junior sets world record

Anthony Suarez

August 17, 2016


Filed under Humans of HHS, Life

Most high school students probably aren’t breaking any records related to their sport, certainly not any records of the global variety. At least, that’s what one would assume. However, junior Ian Veliz’s accomplishments in competitive weightlifting after only eight months of training refute this...

Let’s go to the beach

Let’s go to the beach

Haley Mueller

June 4, 2016


Filed under Humans of HHS, Life

As summer approaches, it is vital to our sanity to find the perfect beach to relieve post-exam stress. Check out what beaches around the Bay terriers call their sunny sanctuary.  

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