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JROTC Cadets march through the Netherlands

JROTC Cadets march through the Netherlands

Kylie Smith

August 22, 2019

"We have to make history," Lt. Col. Demetrius Green said. During Green’s first year at Hillsborough he showed his JROTC students things he had done while in the military, including a 100-mile march in Europe. This caught the attention of many students. What started off as training before school a...

Dancing into next year

Dancing into next year

Jorge Garcia

May 25, 2018

With ears pressed against the gym’s double doors, a few hopeful Dancerettes try to listen in on the conversation going on inside. Meanwhile, inside the gym doors three girls are standing before a panel of judges preparing to perform a routine to Dua Lipa’s “Blow your mind,” in an attempt to land...

Crew team advances to Nationals

Crew team advances to Nationals

Harmony Tarpein

April 10, 2017

Before the sun began to peak over the horizon, rowers shuffled slowly up to the boat trailer to begin a long weekend of intense competition. At 6:30 am, the work began. Over the next two days, the HHS crew team would compete against schools who fought to take titles and national qualifying spots ...

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