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Kramer and George Named HHS Students of the Month: November

Jerusha George and Kole Kramer pose holding their Student of the Month Honor Award certificates at the Hershey Rotary Club’s luncheon on Monday, November 18, 2019. George and Kramer have both been successful students at HHS, and they anticipate continuing their academic careers at a four-year university. (Kole Kramer)

Claire Sheppard, Head Feature Editor

November 26, 2019

Kole Kramer and Jerusha George, both Hershey High School (HHS) seniors, have been named HHS November Students of the Month. George and Kramer were chosen due to their academic achievement and involvement in extracurricular activities.   George leads by example, holding leadership positions in multipl...

HHS Announces October Students of the Month

Julia Parrey (left) and Hank Carrera (second from left) pose with other October Student of the Month recipients. The students from Hershey, Milton Hershey, and Middletown were recognized at the Hershey Rotary Club’s luncheon on Monday, October 21, 2019. (Submitted by Julia Parrey)

Claire Sheppard, Head Feature Editor

November 8, 2019

Hershey High School (HHS) announced seniors Julia Parrey and Hank Carrera as October Students of the Month. Parrey and Carrera are the first to be named Hershey High School’s Students of the Month for the 2019-2020 school year.  Hank Carrera is not only an academically strong student inside school he is...

Don’t Hit Snooze For This

Natalie Taylor and Angelina Memmi

November 4, 2019

The early morning alarm is a sound Hershey High School students will soon not have to hear at the brink of dawn.  A recent surge of information has revealed that the amount of sleep teens receive each night affect more than just how tired they are first period. The average teen sleeps seven or less...

HHS Junior Caroline Corcoran on the Road to States

Caroline Corcoran poses for a picture with her family after winning her last game to qualify for states. Corcoran is currently the number one singles player for the Hershey Girls Tennis Team. (Submitted by Caroline Corcoran)

Julia Grenoble, Reporter

November 4, 2019

In her second year of being the Hershey Girls Tennis top singles player, junior Caroline Corcoran is now preparing for States after a successful season. Corcoran uses her thirteen years of tennis experience to prepare for singles States. With family and friends as her support system, she plays to ke...

HHS Announces October Trojan Ten

Photos of the October Trojan Ten are displayed outside of the cafeteria and includes why they were nominated. These students were nominated by Hershey High School teachers who noticed they were positively impacting the school community. (Broadcaster/Leah Koppenhaver)

Clare Canavan and Leah Koppenhaver

October 31, 2019

The Trojan Ten is a new reward program at Hershey High School where teachers nominate students each month for following the school’s “COCOA Principles.”  The October Trojan Ten are: Joey Corado, Garrett Schulz, Jacob Drexler, Emme Corcoran, T’Kye Frazier, Riley Bemis, Manny Didia, Kaeden Brown...

Major Knee Injury Sidelines Ellie Buchanan

Buchanan smiles for the camera at a Hershey sporting event several weeks after her injury. Buchanan’s surgery date is currently set for June 21, 2019. (Broadcaster/Mallory Gillespie)

Mallory Gillespie, Reporter

May 21, 2019

Her season ended instantaneously with a loud pop. Sophomore Ellie Buchanan was playing an away game against school rival Cougars at Palmyra on April 15, 2019 when she felt her knee give out, and she fell to the ground. Buchanan later was told she had torn both her ACL and MCL. Her season was over ...

College Admissions Case Develops as Defendants Respond to Plea Deals

Abigail Lee, Reporter

May 6, 2019

When the college admissions scandal initially broke, 50 people were charged. Since then, 33 parents have entered pleas. While Felicity Huffman, among 12 others, has pleaded guilty, Lori Loughlin and a total of 19 parents, have pleaded not guilty, according to CNN. The Boston Globe reported Toby M...

Hershey High School Announces March Athletes of the Month

Gould is celebrating her sixth place finish with her sister. This was Gould’s final match as a Trojan. (Submitted by Meredith Gould)

Clare Canavan, Reporter

April 18, 2019

The Hershey High School (HHS) has acknowledged their male and female athletes of the month for their excellence during the month of March. Senior Meredith Gould is the female March athlete of the month for her accomplishments during her diving season, and Junior Tanner Updegraff is the male March athle...

Saguaro: New HHS Student Band

From Left to Right, Jacob Drexler, Luke Sheppard, David Randall, and Anthony Zimmerman pose after a long practice before their debut performance as Saguaro. Because of the success of the talent show, the band plans to perform at many other events around the Hershey community. (Michelle Sheppard)

Olivia Bratton and Clare Canavan

April 18, 2019

When hearing the word Saguaro, many people’s first thought might be about a Spanish giant cactus, but after a new band’s performance at Hershey High School (HHS), there's a new meaning behind the interesting word. Juniors Anthony Zimmerman, Luke Sheppard, David Randall, and Jacob Drexler hav...

HHS Foreign Exchange Student Becomes Active in the Community

Foreign exchange student Ann Barto poses for a photo on March 29, 2019. Barto moved from Amman, Jordan to Hershey, Pennsylvania for the 2018-2019 school year. (Broadcaster/Abigail Lee)

Abigail Lee, Reporter

April 4, 2019

This foreign exchange student is from a place that not many are familiar with. Sixteen year old Ann Barto arrived in Hershey last August from Amman, Jordan. As a part of the Circassian ethnic group in Jordan, she was unfamiliar with Pennsylvania when she arrived. Since then, Barto has become invol...

Editorial: Harvard lawsuit should not target Affirmative Action

Abigail Lee, Reporter

December 11, 2018

A pending lawsuit against Harvard University by Asian Americans could significantly alter Affirmative Action as it exists today. In 2014, Students for Fair Admissions filed a lawsuit on behalf of Asian students against Harvard and asserted that the school discriminated against them during admissi...

Favorite holiday traditions according to HHS students, staff

Favorite holiday traditions according to HHS students, staff

Ashlyn Weidman and Clare Canavan

November 19, 2018

With the holiday season upon us, The Broadcaster asked Hershey High School students and staff what are their favorite holiday traditions.

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