Voting made easier for students in Ilinois

Emma Murphy, Assistant Editor-in-Chief and News Editor

February 28, 2020

Governor J.B. Pritzker signed a bill on Jan. 22 allowing students to miss part of their school day in order to vote. The bill says that students will be excused for up to two hours to vote in primary, general, special elections...

MLK’s vision lives on through service

Evan Walker, News Writer

February 5, 2020

In celebration of Martin Luther King, The Homewood-Flossmoor community held two events, meant to honor the late activist. The first of which was the “Pursuing the Dream” event which happened on Wednesday, Jan. 15th. The...

Community involvement in natural disasters

Jamilah Lewis, News Writer

February 3, 2020

At the end of 2019, Puerto Rico has had tremors and aftershocks on the south coast. A 6.4 magnitude earthquake struck them earlier this month, four people died and many others injured. Also around the same time, fires started...

Off to state for H-F team

Emma Murphy, News Editor and Assistant Editor-in-Chief

February 3, 2020

H-F Special Olympics Red and White Basketball team won their regional tournament on Jan. 19, qualifying them to move onto the state tournament in March. The team beat Richards High School in the first game of the tournament (32-23)....

H-F holds panel on legalization of marijuana

Adekemi Kasali, Editor-in-Chief

December 13, 2019

Due to the upcoming legalization of recreational marijuana in Illinois on Jan. 1, students in Principal’s Advisory Council were invited to attend a panel on Dec. 6 to answer their questions about how marijuana might affect their...

The student news site of Homewood Flossmoor High School