The Herald

  • Student vs.teacher basketball game will take place Friday, March 16, at 2 pm!

  • Congrats to the Herald's very own Kassidy Lawrence for making the 2018 Colleen court!

  • The Green Team Environmental Club is seeking new members! Meetings Thursdays after school in Rm. 302!

  • The chess club is seeking new members! Meetings Mondays after school in Rm. 318!

McDonald’s Around The World

McDonald’s Around The World

Yarijel Melendez, Staff Reporter '17

May 31, 2016


Filed under Features

Every wonder how the fine local cuisine of the Holyoke McDonald's compares to the food at the Louvre? Yarijel Melendez finally puts that debate to rest.

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Holyoke High Traverses The British Isles

Holyoke High Traverses The British Isles

Josie Moriarty, Staff Reporter '17

May 24, 2016


Filed under Features, Showcase

Journey with the HHS British Isle tour group (through reporter Josie Moriarty) as they travel around Europe!

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Spotlight On: Mr. Moro

Spotlight On: Mr. Moro

Feroze Sibdhanny, Staff Reporter '18

April 8, 2016


Filed under Features, Spot Light

For our (real) April Spotlight, Feroze Sibdhanny profiles the sole HHS Latin teacher: Mr. Moro!

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The Arts In School: More Than Just “Extra”

The Arts In School: More Than Just “Extra”

Josie Moriarty, Staff Reporter '17

March 8, 2016


Filed under Features, Op/Ed, Showcase

Do arts get the credit they deserve for the role they play in student social and academic growth?

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To My Person in Heaven

To My Person in Heaven

Lindsey Martins, Public Relations '16

March 1, 2016


Filed under Features, Showcase

Lindsey Martins writes a touching letter to her person in heaven.

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Virtual Reality vs. Actual Reality

Virtual Reality vs. Actual Reality

Hanna Smith, Sports Editor

February 24, 2016


Filed under Features, Op/Ed, Showcase

Is our connectivity to social media and the internet harming us as a species and society?

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To Protect and Serve

To Protect and Serve

Raegan Loughrey, Staff Reporter '16

February 23, 2016


Filed under Features, Op/Ed, Showcase

Amid controversy, Raegan Loughrey examines the issue of a police presence in school.

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Growing Up On The Wrong Side Of The Tofu Curtain

Growing Up On The Wrong Side Of The Tofu Curtain

Maeghan Desmarais, Staff Reporter '17

February 3, 2016


Filed under Features, Op/Ed, Showcase

Maeghan Desmarais holds nothing back in this opinion piece chronicling her experiences growing up on the wrong side of "Tofu Curtain" and tries to dispel some myths.

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Top 10 Odd Tribute Days

Top 10 Odd Tribute Days

Emily McGuinness, Staff Reporter '18

February 1, 2016


Filed under Features

Did you know that May 6 is National "No Homework" Day? Read all about it and nine other strange National Tribute Days.

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Dear Donald Trump

Dear Donald Trump

Sarah Cavanaugh, Guest Writer

January 15, 2016


Filed under Features, Showcase

The following is a letter written by Holyoke High student Sarah Cavanaugh. Sarah was the subject of a Spotlight article last year for The Herald. In the letter, she addresses Republican candidate Donald Trump and his recent comments about the disabled community.

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Photo Gallery: Ugly Sweater Day

Photo Gallery: Ugly Sweater Day

Nick Elkins, Head Photographer

December 26, 2015


Filed under Features, Photo Galleries, Showcase

Who will win "best ugly sweater?" You decide!

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Josie’s Top 10 Christmas Movies

Josie’s Top 10 Christmas Movies

Josie Moriarty, Staff Reporter '17

December 24, 2015


Filed under Entertainment, Features, Showcase

Josie Moriarty counts down her top ten Christmas classics. Who made number 1?

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