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Editorial: Time Zones Should No Longer Exist

Dan Hogan, Reporter

November 8, 2019

Two babies can be born at the exact same time but have different birthdays. Because of time zones, the babies would technically be born on different days even though their birth occurred at the same moment.  Time zones should be abolished because of the problems with frequent travel, health prob...

George Scott Runs for PA-10th Congressional Seat

George Scott is pictured in an image from his campaign website.  Scott running for PA-10th congressional seat, and the primary election will be held on May 15, 2018. (George Scott for Congress)

Ethan Sniderman, Reporter

May 11, 2018

One candidate has been a US Army soldier, CIA officer, and church pastor.   George Scott, a candidate in the Pennsylvania 10th Congressional District, is one of four Democrats seeking a spot in the general election in November. On May 15, 2018, Pennsylvania will have its mid-term primary to elect one of their ...

Non-Scientist Bridenstine Wins Senate Approval to Head NASA

U.S. Rep. Jim Bridenstine, R-Tulsa, speaks in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Bridenstine was confirmed in a party-line Senate vote this week to be the next NASA administrator. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)

Kieran Hogan, World and Politics Editor

April 26, 2018

Jim Bridenstine, House representative and former naval aviator, was confirmed by the Senate for the role of the next NASA administrator on April 19, 2018. NASA hasn’t had a permanent leader in over a year, since Charles Bolden resigned as administrator when Trump took office. NASA vet Robert Ligh...

Attempted Suicide Bomber Strikes New York City Subway

Police block off the street in the Brooklyn borough of New York where officials say Akayed Ullah was living, on Monday, Dec. 11, 2017. Ullah is suspected of strapping a pipe bomb to his body and setting off the crude device under 42nd Street between Seventh and Eighth Avenues, injuring himself and a few others. (AP Photo/Michael Noble Jr.)

Katherine Clark and Claire Sheppard

December 14, 2017

On Monday, December 11, 2017, a terrorist attempted a suicide bombing at the Port Authority terminal in Manhattan, NY at approximately 7:20 a.m. No one was killed; however, the attacker was seriously injured after the bombing. Additionally five were injured, but none critically. The suicide bo...

Donald Trump Celebrates 70th Birthday

Donald Trump Celebrates 70th Birthday

June 14, 2016

By Anthony Barrett A national icon has just celebrated his 70th birthday. Because of his birthday, let's take a look back at his life. Donald J. Trump was born on June 14, 1946 in New York City. Trump is son to real estate developer Fred Trump and philanthropist Mary Anne MacLeod. Trum...

World Health Organization Declares Zika Virus Global Threat

2015 photo, plastic bags and trash lay on the ground in Santa Cruz do Capibaribe, where many cases of Zika where reported in Pernambuco state, Brazil, Wednesday. The Zika virus, first detected about 40 years ago in Uganda, has long seen as a less-painful cousin to dengue and chikunguya, which are spread by the same Aedes mosquito. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana)

May 13, 2016

By: Irene Ciocirlan A bite from a certain mosquito can cause more damage than just an itch. The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared the Zika virus a global public health emergency as of February of 2016. The Zika virus is an emerging mosquito-borne virus that was first identified in Ugand...

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...

International Fair Wows Hershey

Everyone in the parade stands on stage before the dance of the Chinese lion. After this, they are free to roam about the International Fair.

March 31, 2016

By: Echo Rogers Hershey took a trip around the globe. The annual International Fair returned to Hershey and was held in the ECC and the Hershey Elementary School on Friday, March 18, 2016.  Everything from foods to crafts to interactive games were spread out between the two buildings. The even...

Thirst Project Visits HHS

A Thirst Project representative explains the project to a group of Hershey High students on March 7. Students learned how 1 in 9 people only have water available 3.75 miles away. (Broadcaster/Brandon Hill)

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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