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‘Overwatch’ hero sparks controversy

May 23, 2018

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“Overwatch,” a first-person shooter game by Blizzard, has been a sensation for the past year. Its latest hero, Brigitte, has received lots of attention. "She’s pretty wack [I’m] not going to lie,” sophomore Nicole...

Band closes out year with Spring Concert

May 12, 2018

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The school band recently held its annual Spring Concert. During the show, Beginning Band, Advanced Band, Symphonic Band, Wind Ensemble, and Jazz Band all performed several pieces. “I thought all of the bands performed their ...

Aldean leads AMC awards

Madhav Pamidimukkala, Staff Writer

April 19, 2018

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The American Country Music Academy put on a show Sunday for its 53rd annual awards show. Country's elite stars delivered on their much-hyped performances, including veteran Luke Bryan, rising star Thomas Rhett, and the elusive...

Hatter experiences Bahama surprise

April 9, 2018

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During Spring Break, students traveled far and wide for the short time they had off school. Sophomore Lena Hatter had a pleasant surprise for her break. “Originally, my parents told my brother and I that we were going to Clearwater. So,...

Chorus prepares for spring concert

Alyssa Dumbra

March 26, 2018

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Since the beginning of the semester, the chorus classes have been preparing for their May 4 spring concert. The concert will feature all chorus levels, and it will also feature a special performance by the seniors. Although...

Musicians prepare for ‘South Pacific’

March 22, 2018

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High school theater will perform the musical “South Pacific” on Friday at 7 p.m. as well as Saturday at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.. Musicians playing in the performance have been working from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. every day after school...

Thespians prepare for ‘South Pacific’

March 19, 2018

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The drama department will present the classic musical “South Pacific” on Friday and Saturday in the school auditorium, but freshman Matt Kish remains anxious about opening night. “I feel we aren't prepared for it at all,...

Chorus garners straight superiors at MPAs

Alyssa Dumbra

March 9, 2018

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The Women’s Choir, Chamber Women, Advanced Middle-School Choir and Beginning Middle School Choir all earned straight superior evaluations at the county MPAs on Monday at Heritage High School. Each of the ensembles performed i...

Thespians gear up for state competition

March 5, 2018

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Members of the school’s Theater Troupe 6034 have qualified for state based on its performance in a December competition. Held in Tampa, the State Thespian competition is scheduled to take place March 14-17. Members will be pe...

Grosso sees lights at last

February 28, 2018

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After a year of waiting, senior Angelina Grosso and her mom recently attended to the Lights Fest in Orlando. “One day last year, around summer, I saw an ad on Instagram for the Lights Fest and I was in awe,” Grosso said. “I k...

Seniors set stage for their next acts

February 21, 2018

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As seniors in the school’s theater program begin receiving their acceptance letters from colleges, they start thinking about stage life after high school. Catherine Tenbusch is no exception. "Personally I am not going to...

Sophomore takes time off for a bite of Big Apple

January 29, 2018

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Sophomore Sarah Paylor is currently in New York City celebrating her mom’s birthday. With school in full swing, planning trips is not always easy, but Paylor has experience. She often visits her sisters who live out-of-state...

Potter Club to vote on next big event

January 29, 2018

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According to club officers, Harry Potter Club is going to vote on having a Triwizard tournament or a Quidditch match sometime after their current spell-listing duel is finished. "We're going to let them choose which one they...

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