The Voice

Literary Club enables young writers

Literary Club enables young writers

Holly Baldacci

January 22, 2014

After school on a typical Wednesday, as most Huntley students are rushing home to escape from hours of writing and reading assignments, room 215 is alive with activity and chatter. In Karen Bula’s English classroom, the lights are dim and the atmosphere is mellow as Huntley’s Literary Club begins...

The Voice: Volume 17, Issue 3

The Voice: Volume 17, Issue 3

December 20, 2013

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Home for the Holidays

Home for the Holidays

Hannah Rosso

December 18, 2013

She hates Starbucks. Headphones in, she collapses into an oversized brown leather chair. Her music is playing just loud enough for those nearby to get a listen. It is something upbeat. She is polite and well dressed. She is a stranger sitting across from me. Her name is Shannon Thorn. We meet for the first time at Starbucks. She is typing away with no dri...

One in a million

One in a million

Chris Sawalski

December 12, 2013

On Jan. 6, 1998, a little miracle was born in Seoul, the capital of South Korea. His mother was only 21 years old at the time, and his father was nowhere to be found. His mother knew just as well as anybody, without a father, there would be no life for this boy. He would never be able to get a good edu...

Huntley choir sings in the season

Huntley choir sings in the season

Holly Baldacci

December 5, 2013

When Huntley High School’s choir took to the stage tonight for the finale of their quarterly concert, something was different. Instead of wearing their traditional red shirts and black pants, the concert choir was decked out in the boisterous colors of “ugly holiday sweaters,” adding a whimsical...

Hunley tops Hononegah, wins tournament

Hunley tops Hononegah, wins tournament

Chris Sawalski

December 4, 2013

After starting off the season undefeated, Huntley had a Thanksgiving Tournament at the high school over break. The championship game was the night before the holiday and Huntley had high hopes of keeping their record perfect. The winner of the game would be the winner of the tournament and prior to the ga...

Huntley defeats Belvidere North in the Coaches vs. Cancer tournament

Huntley defeats Belvidere North in the Coaches vs. Cancer tournament

Laura Pilat

December 1, 2013

With the new season just beginning, Huntley kicked off the year with high hopes because they had many returning varsity players. On Nov. 30 the varsity boys basketball played in the Coaches vs. Cancer tournament on a Saturday afternoon at Crystal Lake Central. The boys basketball team took on Belvidere...

The Voice: Volume 17, Issue 2

The Voice: Volume 17, Issue 2

November 26, 2013

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“Us Against Them” is a little too good

“Us Against Them” is a little too good

Kat Gorospe

November 11, 2013

Since 2011, rapper Jake Miller has come a long way. He first started out making YouTube videos of himself singing and rapping, and then won a singing contest that came with a prize of $35,000 and the chance to work with famous artists. Within a year, Miller got to perform and work with other singers such ...

Making the most of life

Making the most of life

Kyle Sommerfield

November 7, 2013

English teacher Kay Meyer isn’t content with being a spectator. That’s why she responded so fervently when her nephew asked her about her recent activity, deciding to plan an adventure for every month.  That decision has resulted in her running a night race in Michigan, placing first in a race in North Carolina, and fighting through storms in a ...

Shooting Stars slam dunk against the Harlem Wizards

Shooting Stars slam dunk against the Harlem Wizards

Cullen Walsh

November 2, 2013

As the gym fills with noise, an almost eerie vibe settles into the air. Fog covers one of the entrances, blocking all sight from the eyes of eager viewers. Swiv’s voice booms over the speaker, drowning out the noise of the crowd. Six men dressed in yellow jerseys and basketball shorts come jogging out from th...

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