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Taking more caution while driving

Taking more caution while driving

Trevor Book

November 6, 2019

Texting and driving kills, but no one thinks about other distractions. From eating to jamming to the latest hits to the passengers around you, any distraction can lead to a tragedy no driver wants to perceive.  Driving responsibly is not just an option, it’s an obligation of you as a driver to prot...

Should teenagers trick or treat?

Should teenagers trick or treat?

Erin Richardson

October 30, 2019

When you’re a kid, Halloween is one of the greatest days of the year. You go to school and put your backpack in your cubby, fix your princess or Spider Man costume, and then get ready for a great day filled with festivities that include excessive amounts of candy. After school, you get to go home and ...

Rapper DaBaby’s humble rise to success

Rapper DaBaby’s humble rise to success

Riyana Walker

October 29, 2019

DaBaby is currently the best new rapper producing music. When talking about success, DaBaby has climbed the charts on all platforms. With winning a Black Entertainment Television award this year, being number one on the charts, and having a couple of his songs go platinum, he has achieved many amazing ac...

Huntley High School’s teachers show support for students

Huntley High School’s teachers show support for students

Riley Murphy

October 25, 2019

Work. Sports. Mental health. All of these things should be considered by teachers as they welcome their students into the classroom. While a teacher may only interact with their students on a day-to-day basis, only talking when a student needs help or while explaining a lesson, teachers need to real...

Do IDs really keep students safe at HHS?

Do IDs really keep students safe at HHS?

Bailey Lim

October 15, 2019

It’s a normal day walking around the school and you get stopped by a dean in front of your friends to put your ID on. The embarrassment of having to search your pockets and backpack to find your lanyard is overwhelming and you have no choice but to go to the office to receive a wristband.  Huntl...

Huntley’s Homecoming themes in need for a new change

Huntley’s Homecoming themes in need for a new change

Annaliese Harper

October 15, 2019

In the middle of first semester every school year, schools across the country host a special football game known as the ‘Homecoming’ game. Along with the big game, schools host events to raise school spirit.  This year, Huntley High School hosted a dress up week with the  following themes: pajama...

Field house: dangerous summer heat

Field house: dangerous summer heat

Grace Carpenter

October 8, 2019

Walking into the field house in mid-August, sweat immediately appears on everyone's forehead and water is needed to stop the feeling of heatstroke. The field house is extremely hot and humid and the different teams dread the hours of exercise they know they have to do. Everyone gives each other a wor...

No Lunch in the Courtyards

No Lunch in the Courtyards

Molly Baker

September 29, 2019

When sophomore Nadia Ansari has lunch, sixth hour, she looks through the crowded commons. She has 47 minutes to do her work, but is finding nowhere to sit. When she finally squeezes into a table she looked through the doors to outside. This made her question: why are students not allowed to eat in the court...

Huntley High School’s dining dilemma

Huntley High School’s dining dilemma

Sara Hursey

September 18, 2019

When sophomore Sofia Abbott picked her way through the cafeteria during sixth hour, she struggled to find a table for her friend group. Every table was full, with few chairs left to be snagged. During the first few weeks of school, this was a common occurrence for students eating during lunch periods. ...

The American Education System: Jumping through Hoops

The American Education System: Jumping through Hoops

Ayman Mirkhan

May 21, 2019

A life without school. Many people honestly can’t fathom a future without it. For goodness sake, we mold children from the age of five at minimum to go to a place more than they go to our their own homes and follow the same routine for 12 years. However, there comes a time where we learn our hoop-...

A closer look at the State of the Union

A closer look at the State of the Union

Madison Barr

February 18, 2019

When Donald Trump gives a speech, it is way more than likely to be fact checked. So when Trump's postponed State of the Union finally happened this past Tuesday, multiple articles regarding the speech included fact checks. The State of the Union itself covered multitudinous topics including an attempt...

Strong words, short letter

Strong words, short letter

Madison Barr

January 17, 2019

Currently the United States creeps closer and closer to its fifth week in a government shutdown all thanks to President Trump's demand of $5.7 billion which would go towards funding his flimsy, nonsensical wall. In a letter written this Wednesday, Jan. 16, Speaker of the House, Nancy Pelosi, addressed...

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