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DTSD Announces October Athletes of the Month

DTSD Announces October Athletes of the Month

Olivia Bratton, Editor in Chief

November 26, 2019

The Derry Township School District has nominated the athletes of the month for October. Senior Brendon Shea and Junior Amanda Gerrish were recognized as the male and female recipients of this award.  Shea is honored for his contribution to the boys cross country team along with his individual success this ...

Hershey Public Library Hosts HHS’ Chem-Med Club event: Art in Science

Karen Liu and Maeve Reiter

November 25, 2019

Hershey High School’s Chemistry and Medicine club led elementary and middle school students through fun, hands-on science activities at the Hershey Public Library on November 20th, 2019.  Over 35 children and their parents attended the event.  The children participated in different optics themed a...

Post Malone Announces Hershey Tour Stop

Kate LaCoe and Anabella Matthews

November 25, 2019

Post Malone, the up-and-coming 24 year old rapper, has announced a tour date on February 22, 2020 at the Giant Center Arena in Hershey.  The second leg of the “Runaway Tour” is starting in Omaha, Nebraska on February 4, 2020. Malone will be accompanied by fellow rapper Swae Lee on the tour.  ...

Donald Trump Campaign Announces December Rally in Hershey

Donald Trump Campaign Announces December Rally in Hershey

Clare Canavan, Editor in Chief

November 25, 2019

President Donald Trump announced that he will be holding a campaign rally on December 10, 2019 at the Giant Center.  The campaign announced this rally on Thursday, November 21. The tickets for the event are free, but attendees have to register on Donald J. Trump for President website. The rall...

HHS Seniors Participate in Fall Signing Day

HHS Seniors Participate in Fall Signing Day

Clare Canavan, Katie Jones, and Ashlyn Weidman

November 22, 2019

Hershey High School seniors signed their National Letter of Intent (NLI) on Wednesday, November 13th.  Thus far, 11 seniors have decided to continue their athletic career onto colleges across a wide variety of universities and divisions. This is the first of two signing days for high school athle...

Sweet Lights Brighten Hershey for 10th year

Mia Bertoldi, Reporter

November 20, 2019

Hershey Entertainment Company is opening up one of their biggest annual holiday attractions once again, the Sweet Lights. The car tour has lots of brightly lit holiday scenes, while also playing Christmas classics. The tour also comes with 3D glasses to put a new spin on the light display. Hersh...

School Board Approves “Helping Women, Period” Club at HHS

Brooke Lehrman and Benji Keeler

November 20, 2019

The Derry Township School Board approved the addition of a new club at Hershey High School (HHS), Helping Women, Period on Tuesday, November 12, 2019. According to board member Tricia Steiner, the Derry Township School Board applauded the students for bringing this club forward. She also explained the cl...

Jason Rippon Named Hershey Trojans Hockey Captain

Jason Rippon Named Hershey Trojans Hockey Captain

Julia Cream and Caroline Corcoran

November 19, 2019

As a new season of Trojan Hockey begins, senior captain Jason Rippon prepares for the upcoming season and reflects on his past years playing Hershey Hockey. Rippon has been participating in the Hershey hockey program since his freshman year. Throughout the years he said he has made some amazing f...

Elton John Announces Farewell Tour Stop in Hershey

Elton John Announces Farewell Tour Stop in Hershey

Paige Dalto, Head Copy Editor

November 18, 2019

The Rocketman himself announced on Wednesday, November 13th, that his “Farewell Yellow Brick Road” tour will come to Hershey on April 20, 2020.  Sir Elton John will be performing at the Giant Center as one of the 24 dates added to the North American leg of his final tour. So far, more tha...

Cocoaplex Closing Its Doors at End Of Year

Cocoaplex Closing Its Doors at End Of Year

Keela Delves, Reporter

November 13, 2019

Hershey’s only movie theater, Cocoaplex, has announced that it will be closing its doors by December 31, 2019.  Cocoaplex announced the news including a thank you to patrons on their website. After more than 20 years of service, Cocoaplex will no longer be in business by the end of the year. Cocoap...

Hershey Memory Team Trains for Competition and Everyday Life

Hershey Memory Team Trains for Competition and Everyday Life

Maeve Reiter, Reporter

November 12, 2019

Unknown to most students, those on Hershey High School’s (HHS) memory team have set national records. Started by Colette Silvestri, Hershey’s gifted support teacher, the team is challenged with techniques to improve memory. Students are also given the opportunity to enter a national compe...

HHS Link Crew Supports Incoming Freshmen

HHS Link Crew Supports Incoming Freshmen

Brooke Lehrman, Copy Editor

November 11, 2019

Going to school in a new building with brand new faces all around is very stressful and difficult, and Hershey High School (HHS) commenced a new program to make it easier for the freshmen. HHS decided to launch a freshman transition program called Link Crew. The goal of Link Crew is to make freshm...

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