Hagerty Journalism Online

Clawing its way to the top

Clawing its way to the top

February 21, 2018

Intense action, suspenseful crime, and a heroic superhero: the formula to an amazing Marvel movie. However, Black Panther goes beyond all this to create the best movie of the year. The main setting of the nation Wakanda is not only beautiful but ...

Not “Filthy,” but no “Winner” either

Not “Filthy,” but no “Winner” either

February 8, 2018

Justin Timberlake’s third Super Bowl halftime show, this time as the main attraction, could be equated to a night out with friends, one where everyone had fun time, but probably wouldn’t be telling stories about it for years after. Timberlake was...

Tara’s Take: College acceptance does not determine your life

Tara’s Take: College acceptance does not determine your life

January 25, 2018

So you did not get into your dream school, and your life is over. It is time to throw in the towel, sign up for welfare and find a park bench that will be known as home for the future. Does this sound ridiculous yet? While this may sound irrational, many students have minds...

It’s not unsportsmanlike conduct

It’s not unsportsmanlike conduct

January 12, 2018

Even 45 minutes before the parade was scheduled to start, the parade route was packed. Black and Gold-clad fans that went 10 deep were spread throughout Disney World’s Magic Kingdom, from Main Street USA to Frontierland, hoping to catch a glimpse of...

Justice League v. Avengers: Dawn of Comparisons

Justice League v. Avengers: Dawn of Comparisons

December 21, 2017

Let the comparing begin! When Marvel released The Avengers in May 2012, they ushered in the age of the cinematic universe. Now, five years later, film-goers finally get to see the results of this new age with the release of DC’s Justice League. Does...

No one cares what you think

Emily Cosio, News Editor

December 21, 2017

Filed under Editorials, Opinions

Discussing politics can easily upset people, even if it is at home. But bringing politics to the classroom has to be done delicately so teachers and students can prevent annoying and bothering one another. In many classes, like history and English, political discussion can never be completely avoided. When politics are mentioned in textbooks or in an essay, teachers should absolutely teach and explain to their students the lesson and how it ties into the political text. ...

Empowerment from all angles

Melissa Donovan, Assistant Editor

December 14, 2017

Filed under Editorials, Our Take, Uncategorized

Embarrassment, isolated, ashamed. These are all feelings that could be from someone who feels they are “different” from those around them and are in need of a sense of support. Clubs like Gay Straight Alliance and Girl Up have been able to provide comfort and a voice for individuals looking for a place that understands their ideas and beliefs. The Gay Straight Alliance hosted a quilt-making activity during Alli Week for students to connect with the club and learn more...

1000 Degrees produces pizza in a flash

1000 Degrees produces pizza in a flash

December 14, 2017

Getting a pizza that’s ready to eat in three minutes sounds like something to be skeptical about, but ever since 1000 Degrees opened on Aug. 17, this quick fix can come true. With six types of pizza listed on the menu, the ability to build your own...

Maple Street brings new breakfast options

Maple Street brings new breakfast options

December 14, 2017

Located at Oviedo on the Park, Maple Street Biscuit Company puts a twist on traditional breakfast. With biscuits as their staple, Maple Street sells creative sandwich biscuit combinations, including a full chicken breast. The restaurant has been trending...

Frozen Nitrogen- Is the hype worth it?

Frozen Nitrogen- Is the hype worth it?

December 14, 2017

Blowing nitrogen out of your mouth while eating cereal might be on your social media feed lately. Following the nitrogen trend, Frozen Nitrogen Ice Cream recently opened up and has been all the rage in Oviedo. One of the first things I noticed was...

‘Tis the season for respect

Sarah Dreyer, Staff Reporter

December 13, 2017

Filed under Editorials, Opinions

The bell rings, signaling the beginning of lunch. Students crowd around the cafeteria and pour into the lunch room, pushing, shoving, and even cutting through the lines to be the first to get food. The lunch staff attempts to control the chaos, but no one seems to hear or pay attention. By the end of lunch, the cafeteria and courtyard are trashed, and the only people standing are the janitors left to clean up the mess. Where is the respect? Respect is a consideration...

Cucinella’s a good delivery option

Cucinella’s a good delivery option

December 12, 2017

Cucinella’s Brick Oven Pizzeria is going to be the local pizza place that friends and families take into consideration when deciding where to order on Fridays. Their calzone, filled with cheese and the choice of any two toppings, was absolutely ...

The student news site of Hagerty High School
Editorials