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Swope and Torg save America

Swope and Torg save America

Alec MacEachen, News Editor

February 14, 2019


Filed under Features, February, Showcase

Only about 0.5% of Americans go into the military services, but two of HB’s own, Jacob Torgerson ‘19 and Kyle Swope ‘19, have enlisted into the army to serve in the United States Infantry. The two, who have undergone intensive screening and fluid sampling, are considered official members of the army. ...

Big splash on the ice

Big splash on the ice

Ian Babcock, Staff Writer

February 14, 2019


Filed under February, Showcase, Sports

The HBDS hockey team has been notoriously underwhelming throughout the past few years, combining for only five wins the past three However, this year seems to be looking up with the current bunch of players turning over the puck. At the halfway point of this improving season, the HBDS Warriors stand at...

A day of jazz

A day of jazz

Nora Miller, A&E Editor

February 12, 2019


Filed under A & E, February

On Jan. 26, Hollis Brookline High School hosted the New Hampshire Band Directors Association (NHBDA) Jazz Clinic. This event invited middle and high school jazz bands from across the state to work with professional musicians and hear them play in a concert. For the past ten years, besides one cancella...

Interior Design students decorate HBHS classrooms

Interior Design students decorate HBHS classrooms

Sydney Speir, Staff Writer

February 12, 2019


Filed under Features, February, Showcase

Close your eyes and imagine a classic schoolroom. What comes to mind? Perhaps you see white brick walls and white tile floors; as far as decor, there might be some scattered posters with class expectations or maybe even a bulletin board displaying student projects. This sterile atmosphere is a reality...

A pair of HB ball players commit to play in college

A pair of HB ball players commit to play in college

Kyle Simpson, Staff Writer

February 11, 2019


Filed under Athlete Spotlight, February, Showcase, Sports

With the spring baseball and softball seasons right around the corner, a pair of HB players have their futures set on continuing their academic and athletic careers at the collegiate level. Cassidy Pigott, a senior softball star, has verbally committed to play at Becker College in Massachusetts, while...

Dog of the Week 🐕 2-3

Dog of the Week 🐕 2-3

February 8, 2019


Filed under Dog of the Week, February, Showcase

Presenting Finnegan, February's first Dog of the Week!     Submitted by Katelyn Sova '19

Year of the weird: 5 albums that pushed boundaries in 2018

Year of the weird: 5 albums that pushed boundaries in 2018

Jackson Hinkle, Staff Writer

February 5, 2019


Filed under A & E, February, Showcase

It’s not always that musical experimenters succeed, artistically or financially. However, when they do, that success ought to be recognized. Here’s a list of five albums that pushed the artform to its limits in 2018. Check them out! 5. Death Grips - Year of the Snitch Year of the Snitch is the album th...

Musk Continues to Dazzle World, HB Students

Musk Continues to Dazzle World, HB Students

Joe Caswell, Features Editor

March 15, 2018


Filed under Features, February

On Tuesday Feb. 6, the SpaceX team, through the help of NASA’s famous Cape Canaveral launch pad, successfully launched their Falcon Heavy rocket along with a personal item of Elon Musk’s into outer space. The rocket, now the most powerful ever created by a scale of two, towers 230 feet into the...

Cooperative school board-on gun violence

Cooperative school board-on gun violence

Hannah Riseman, Op-Ed Co-Editor

February 28, 2018


Filed under February, News

On Wednesday, Feb. 21, at the HBMS Library, the Hollis Brookline Cooperative School Board held a much-anticipated meeting, the main topic of discussion being the recent school shooting in Florida and its impact on Hollis-Brookline schools. The meeting, which began at 6:00 pm, opened by mentioning the Fl...

Student athletes get recognized

Student athletes get recognized

Sofia Barassi, Assistant Sports Editor

February 23, 2018


Filed under Features, February, Showcase

On Feb. 5, 2018, 20 scholar athletes from Hollis Brookline High School attended the NHIAA/NHADA (New Hampshire Interscholastic Athletic Association/New Hampshire Athletic Director Association) recognition ceremony in Concord, New Hampshire for their outstanding grades and athletics. Students to...

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