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Flint, Michigan Reaches Five Year Anniversary of Water Crisis

Flint, Michigan Reaches Five Year Anniversary of Water Crisis

Abigail Lee, Reporter

May 16, 2019

Although the five year anniversary of the water crisis just occurred, Flint has yet to fully recover. On April 25, 2014, the city of Flint, Michigan switched its water source from Lake Huron to the Flint River. What followed was a series of major health concerns, protests, and lawsuits as critical ...

HHS installs new water bottle filling stations

HHS installs new water bottle filling stations

Halle Burk, Layout Manager

November 29, 2017

Filling up your water bottles just got a whole lot more convenient. Hershey High School, specifically the student council, has installed two new water bottle filling stations around the school. One of these stations is located outside of the nurse’s office, and the other can be found directl...

From Flint to Hershey: Safe Drinking Water Depends On Testing, Government Honesty

From Flint to Hershey: Safe Drinking Water Depends On Testing, Government Honesty

June 3, 2016

By: Julia Michaelson Lead is breaking down more than just pipes. Back in 2014, Flint, Michigan switched their water source to the Flint River: a very polluted river. Chemicals in the water were able to break down old lead pipes that were used for families’ drinking water. People had no idea what...

HHS’ Key Club organizes “Walk for Clean Water”

April 7, 2016

By: Jenny Kim Four miles doesn't seem very far.  But try walking it every day just to get clean water. Just under four miles is the average distance a person in a developing country must walk to get water.  The Hershey High School Key Club is hosting a 3.75 mile Walk for Clean Water even...

Thirst Project Visits HHS

Thirst Project Visits HHS

March 14, 2016

By: Brandon Hill The Thirst Project foundation visited Hershey High School on Monday, March 7 to inform students on the lack of clean water around the globe. On Sunday, April 10, 2016 from 1:00 - 3:00 P.M. there will be a Walk for Clean Water at HHS to help spread awareness about this problem around the w...

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