The student news site of Hagerty High School

Hagerty Journalism Online

The student news site of Hagerty High School

Hagerty Journalism Online

Breaking News
  • (10/29/2021) Student Ambassador holds Halloween hangout
  • (10/21/20) Young Democrats club hosts first meeting
  • (10/20/2021) Homecoming court begins preparations
The student news site of Hagerty High School

Hagerty Journalism Online

Melissa Donovan

Melissa Donovan, Assistant Editor

Melissa is a senior at Hagerty and this is her third year on staff. She is the Assistant/Managing Editor of the staff. Melissa prefers writing feature stories on what’s going on in the life of Hagerty. She has attended the Florida Scholastic Press Association fall conference three times and the spring conference twice. She has received several awards for her writing. Melissa has also been published by FaithND, the blog site at the University of Notre Dame. Her hobbies include playing soccer, running and watching movies.

All content by Melissa Donovan
Seniors Jack Chitty and Julia Plescha admire the stickers on their water bottles. Both of them have had their bottles for over a year and continue to collect stickers that showcase their personality.

Sticking to you

September 19, 2018
Oviedo senior Britton Daniel fights Ewing Sarcoma, a rare form of bone cancer. His community has made sure that his year-long battle will not be fought alone.

No one fights alone

August 29, 2018
The Battle

The Battle

August 29, 2018


August 29, 2018
Junior Kayla Whisneant spent her whole spring break touring colleges such as Lynn, Tampa ,JU, UNF, FGCU , Atlantic Palm coast, FAU,  and NSU. When touring she was looking for schools that were smaller with a pretty campus.

College Vibes

April 16, 2018
Junior Olivia Ott works on her Physics homework that she was assigned the period before during lunch. She planned to work ahead on her assignment because she has multiple other assignments to do and lacrosse practice after school.

Finding the time

January 23, 2018
Running back Oliver Hart sprints down the field in their district game against Edgewate. Later on in the game, Harts ACL, MCL and meniscus were all torn, keeping him out of the rest of the season.

The price of sports

December 21, 2017
Sophomores Tanner Glasco and Nasem Obid as well as senior Anthony Del Rosario carry a 120lb stretcher in the Cross Country Rescue event. Tjis event acts as simulation for a real life survival situation.

Raiders Raid History

December 11, 2017
Junior Jack Chitty relaxes in the flood at his dads house caused by Hurricane Irma. The flooding did not reach the house or cause any damage.

Unshaken by the storm

September 25, 2017
Senior Erin Sprang stocks bookshelves at the Childrens Home Society. Sprang has been volunteering there in hopes to complete the 100 hours needed for the Bright Futures Scholarship.

It’s all hours

August 9, 2017
Freshman Annie Trimboli photographs her new black choker pearl necklace that she had made. Trimboli has sold over 70 these chokers for $3.

Cashing in on Creativity

February 26, 2017

Curriculum Fair

January 26, 2017
Aryann Johnson, Tori Munro and Cailyn Muglach all strive to score at their game against Melbourne on Jan. 11.

Their way

January 15, 2017
The Rhode family poses together for family photos.

A walking miracle

November 16, 2016
A screenshot of the Mannequin Challenge,  done by the Edward White High School students who were the  first ones to do it.

At a standstill

November 15, 2016

Tacky Tourist day

October 14, 2016
ESE students Gustavo Guevara, Jimmy Rifenberg, and Ryan Elliot work in the school store selling and organizing items to other students.

More than just candy

October 14, 2016
Load More Stories
Donate to Hagerty Journalism Online
Our Goal

Activate Search
The student news site of Hagerty High School
Melissa Donovan