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Taylor Swift’s Return Blows Fans Away

Taylor Swift’s Return Blows Fans Away

Natalie Taylor, Layout Designer

October 5, 2017

After a two-year hiatus, Taylor Swift is back with new music.   After staying away from the public eye and taking a break from making music, she’s coming back in full force with a follow-up to 2014’s 1989 album. Swift’s sixth album, reputation, will be released on November 10. Swift recently announce...

Pop Musicians, No Longer Original

Pop Musicians, No Longer Original

Christopher Santiago, Copy Editor

October 4, 2017

Much of what is heard when turning on the radio will sound similar in one way or another. Whether it be artists repeating the same lyrics over and over again, or singers using a similar electronic dance sound. The variety of music in the world used to be something to appreciate. There was R&B,...

10 things that were going on in the world when HHS seniors were born

10 things that were going on in the world when HHS seniors were born

Mallory Drayer, Reporter

June 6, 2017

The late 90’s was a time of many firsts: boy bands, scrunchies, and “the Rachel” haircut. It was also the year our seniors were born: 1998. Here’s a look at the top 10 things that were going on in the world when our seniors were born...

The Beat Episode 3: Wyatt Roush

The Beat Episode 3: Wyatt Roush

Cara McErlean, Feature Reporter

April 10, 2017

On this episode of The Beat, Wyatt Roush plays three songs: For a Second, Friends, and Not Over You. These songs will be included on Roush’s third self produced album. Roush, who is a senior at HHS, has been playing guitar and writing music since sophomore year. In this podcast, Roush discusses his mu...

The Broadcaster Podcaster launches on iTunes

The Broadcaster Podcaster launches on iTunes

Robert Sterner, Advisor

January 2, 2017

The Broadcaster is pleased to announce the start of our very first podcast: The Broadcaster Podcaster.  Available on iTunes, the podcast has several shows that operate under its umbrella.  This means that subscribers need only sign up for The Broadcaster Podcaster to enjoy all of the shows. ...

Students Jamming Together

Students Jamming Together

Emerson Freer, Reporter

October 7, 2016

Guitars, basses and rock, oh my! For the second year in a row, Hershey High School Social Studies teacher JJ Ortiz hosted a Jam session in his room for the Hershey High School Community Day on October 7th. The goal of the session was to learn songs based off of guitar skill level and to just ha...

HHS marching band: lack of recognition

HHS marching band: lack of recognition

Haley Daniels, Copy Editor

October 3, 2016

Loud instruments and heavy uniforms, their job is not easy as they paint a masterpiece of sound. Hershey High School students know what the marching band is, but the band believes students don’t appreciate them. Marching band performers think they don’t get enough credit for their efforts. Non-marching...

Final concert of Music on Chocolate series brings Downtown Hershey together

Final concert of Music on Chocolate series brings Downtown Hershey together

Cara McErlean, Reporter

September 27, 2016

On Saturday, September 10, Chocolate Avenue was transformed into a festival of music and community, all thanks to Music on Chocolate. Music on Chocolate is a summer concert series run by the Downtown Hershey Association that brings local bands to Hershey every second Saturday of the month. The summ...

Anna Kendrick Celebrates Summer Birthday

Anna Kendrick Celebrates Summer Birthday

August 9, 2016

By: Abby Shapiro You’re gonna miss me when I’m gone... Anna Kendrick, famous singer and American actress, is today celebrating her 31st birthday. Kendrick has starred in “The Twilight Saga” as Jessica Stanley from 2008-2012; 2009’s “Up in the Air” as Natalie Keener where she received an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor; and the mu...

Lana Del Rey Celebrates 30th Birthday

Lana Del Rey Celebrates 30th Birthday

June 21, 2016

By: Lexie Corcoran 30 years ago, today, a music icon, role model, and innovator was born. Elizabeth Woolridge Grant, known to many as Lana Del Rey, is a successful American singer, songwriter, and model. Del Rey was born in New York, New York on June 21, 1986 and was raised in Lake Placid, NY. ...

World mourns pop icon, rebel Prince

World mourns pop icon, rebel Prince

May 2, 2016

By: Jenny Kim The iconic singer Prince, real name Prince Rogers Nelson, had recently died on April 21, 2016. The exact cause is not known yet. At the age of 57, his body was found at his Paisley Park compound in Minnesota. Prince had made a concert appearance on April 16; however, he had gotten very ill a...

Hershey Choirs hit high note at Roxbury Invitational

Hershey Choirs hit high note at Roxbury Invitational

April 7, 2016

By: Cara McEarlean After weeks of practicing, Hershey’s choirs struck the perfect chord. On March 20th, three of Hershey High School’s choir ensembles attended Roxbury High School Invitational in Roxbury, New Jersey. The successful weekend resulted in a first place “Grand Champion” awar...

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