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It’s a bird! It’s a plane! No, it’s Super Stroem!

Jaida Mackelin, Editor-in-Cheif

March 25, 2015

Filed under Feature, Uncategorized

During the school year, while the sun is rising and students are just waking up, most teachers are en route to H-F. Most, excluding English teacher Janine Stroemer that is. On her busiest days, Stroemer is at school before...

Made in Taiwan

Tia Baldwin, Feature Editor

March 25, 2015

Filed under Feature

On the last night of Operation Snowball, sophomore Tsai “Molly” Yang broke out into the song “Let It Go” from Disney’s Frozen. Soon, the entire cabin joined in the incredibly sweet transfer student from Taiwan. For...

What happened to just being black?

Tia Baldwin and Jaida Mackelin

March 11, 2015

Filed under Feature

“Light-skinned girls are more beautiful because their [skin tone] is lighter,” junior Michael Hendrix said. It is common for many different cultures to correlate lighter skin with a higher standard of beauty. The H-F community...

Brush it off

Shelbi Harris, Feature Writer

March 4, 2015

Filed under Feature, Opinion

Oh, she wears make up? She must be insecure. She wants to be something she’s not. When she takes off her makeup she looks totally different. Many bad stigmas come along with girls wearing makeup, and most of them are arguably...

Makeup Misconceptions

Tia Baldwin and Azaria Lewis

March 4, 2015

Filed under Feature

In a series of Twitter photos this week, the “real” Beyoncé was exposed, and not without the outrage and criticisms of fans everywhere. These famous photos showed Beyoncé wearing makeup, yet untouched or photoshopped. Despite...

Rec league wrecks havoc

Eva Rubin, Feature Writer

March 4, 2015

Filed under Feature, Sports

Starting this year, Homewood Flossmoor Park District opened up their winter basketball league to all high school boys. Originally only available for grade-schoolers, a high school league has allowed for the involvement of many...

50 shades of awkward

Taiylar, Ball

March 4, 2015

Filed under Feature, Opinion

“He hit me... hard.” “He did what!?” my mom exclaimed, as her eyes skimmed the page. In my head I wanted to run away. The book had gotten very hot. And very awkward. My mother turned to me and asked me how...

Journey to We Day

Journey to We Day

January 12, 2015

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