A nation wide walkout

  On March 14, there was a 17 minute walkout at 10 a.m. Schools across the nation had teachers, students and other school members leave the school to honor the 17 students lost in the Florida school shooting that took place a month prior.   The idea started with 17 year old Naomi Giancola, who…

HR’s 3v3 basketball tournament

  Hard times have fallen upon one of HR’s own, Bobby Purify, special needs teacher. His 12 year old daughter has developed a bad brain tumor and is going through medical procedures.   These procedures aren’t a cheap process and the Purify family appreciates all of the help they can get. “Participating in the 3v3…

The Ranch Smokehouse and Grille ravishes tastebuds

      The Ranch Smokehouse and Grille is a recently new barbecue place located in Town Center. The Ranch Smokehouse is located next to Raising Cane’s. They serve barbecue style entrees and have a bar for those of age.   I was a little skeptical to try The Ranch. Before heading to the restaurant,…

Marching under the lights

   One of the world’s most multicultural events took place at the Olympic Stadium on Feb. 9, 2018 for the opening ceremony of the Winter Olympics. Many new and old athletes appeared out of the gate, representing countries from around the world. With some amazing visuals, the anchors for NBC said, “You were witnessing history.”…

HR wrestling gets a new coach

  This year, Justin Kast, the technology and engineering teacher at HR, took over leadership of the wrestling team from previous coach, Anthony Castillo. As the new head coach of the wrestling team, he has guided HR to the wrestling state finals at the Pepsi Center on Feb. 15.   The student who qualified for…