Black Friday Shopping at Walmart

December 18, 2019

So you may be asking what's up with Walmart´s Black Friday deals this year. Considering the fact that their slogan is, ̈Save money, live better ̈  and ̈always low prices, always,̈ you might be wondering how much money are...

From the Audience to the Stage

Katlin Hilliard 

December 18, 2019

People are chosen to join the ranks of the thespians after every school production. The question remains for many students, what is a thespian? How are you qualified to become a member of the  International Thespian Society?...

YouTube Stars Surviving the New Decade

December 18, 2019

Your favorite YT content creators may not survive the new decade; Here’s why: starting January 1st, 2020, YT (YouTube) will have new terms of services agreements for their content creators. These terms basically state that unles...

The Long Wait for Rick and Morty

Raymond Robinson

December 18, 2019

After two long years without Rick and Morty, the contract dispute between Adult Swim and the creators has been solved. The creators are allowed 70 new episodes to make. Three weeks ago, we saw the first of the 70. There's 3 epis...

Sweepstake Award to HTV

Emma Tracy

December 18, 2019

The Sweepstake award is given to a school who has the most first place entries at the Academy of Scholastic Broadcasting Four State Conference. The very last day of the conference and excitement, October 28th, was all about sit...

Parking Pass Blues

Brianna Bennett, Reporter

November 1, 2019

     Parking passes cost $35.00 at Hillcrest High School. Students have to pay for school lunches, dances, tickets, school items,etc. Paying to park at our school is just extra money students have to spend instead of saving...

Mental Health in Teens

Matthew Sing, Reporter

October 30, 2019

One in 5 children ages 13 to 18 have a serious mental illness (www.mental health first, in 1988, one in ten kids had mental illness.Ten percent of teens have depression.You may be wondering why so many teens ...

The Outbreak of Vaping

Dion Davis, Reporter

October 30, 2019

There was an outbreak of lung Injury associated with E-Cigarette use, or vaping. As of October 8, 2019,  there were 1,299 lung injury cases associated with the use of e-cigarette, or vaping, products. Twenty-six deaths have been con...

Exposing Fake Cartridges

Asher White, Reporter

October 30, 2019

Fake cartridges have flooded America and its youth. These non-regulated and fake illegal cartridges are not only harming people, but they are killing them. Most of these are bought illegally and distributed illegally for a hig...

MSU Enrollment

Emma Tracy, Reporter

October 30, 2019

MSU is having an ongoing problem this year. Their enrollment has plumulted. The president of Missouri State University, Clif Smart, is trying to get the enrollment to increase. One of the enrollment issues is that Hillcrest High S...

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