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Mental Health Awareness

Mental Health Awareness

Alexa Moran, Social Media Manager/YouTube Editor November 17, 2021

Teen Vogue recently published an article which discussed breaking the stigma of mental health. This is a very sensitive topic in the world. People are very small minded when it comes to speaking about...

Restored faith in the Police force?

Restored faith in the Police force?

Sage Sherburne, Herald Writer November 17, 2021

Do you know what the First Amendment means? It protects our right to live. If you are black, white, Brown, Purple, a parplegic and if you have a learning disability. Even if you are an alien from another...

Spirit Days

Spirit Days

Niurka Rivera, Herald Writer November 17, 2021

Spirit Days at Holyoke High occur every week on Friday. Personally, I like Spirit Days. The majority of people like to participate and you can see the creativity that comes from their outfits. The spirit...

Tips and Tricks for a Safe Halloween

Tips and Tricks for a Safe Halloween

Alysha Izquierdo, Herald Writer November 17, 2021

Many people may be concerned about how this year's trick or treating can affect those who have yet to be vaccinated. Health officials across the country are giving the greenlight for celebrating Halloween...

The Hidden Tower

The Hidden Tower

Olivia Mazza, Herald Staff November 16, 2021

     There is a tower that is hidden away behind a road cut off, through a forest with a dirt trail being the last thing you can follow to get you to the tower, decrepit and decayed, littered with needles...

What Does It Mean To Be American?

What Does It Mean To Be American?

Samantha Ramirez, Herald Writer & Photographer November 16, 2021

Being an American can mean so many different things. Everyone has their own way of defining an American. Living in America and being American is important and can come with many wonderful opportunities....

Mixing and Matching Booster Shots Now Approved for Eligible Citizens 

Mixing and Matching Booster Shots Now Approved for Eligible Citizens 

Alina Fairlie, Herald Writer November 16, 2021

Mixing and matching vaccine booster shots is officially approved by the FDA and CDC for many Americans. Booster shots can now be received by select citizens 18+ who got any of the three Moderna, Pfizer,...

Holyoke Spirit Week is Here

Holyoke Spirit Week is Here

Bryanna Colon, Special Guest Writer November 16, 2021

Holyoke High Spirit week is here! Finally time to show some spirit and have fun at school! This next week will be full of laughter and fun between students and staff. Spirit Week will get us students excited...

Why Masks Need to Be Used Properly in School

Why Masks Need to Be Used Properly in School

Samantha Ramirez, Herald Staff Writer November 8, 2021

Students and teachers are not taking the proper precautions to keep themselves and each other safe. We are still in the middle of a pandemic and things will continue to get worse if our actions...

Alec Baldwin’s Accidental Shooting

Alec Baldwin’s Accidental Shooting

Conrad Broderick, Podcast Host and Head Photographer November 8, 2021

On October 21, 2021 at the Bonanza Creek Ranch, assistant director Dave Halls selected one of three guns used as props. The gun was placed on a cart by assistant director Hannah Guiterrez-Reed and handed...

Field Hockey Concludes Spectacular Season

Field Hockey Concludes Spectacular Season

Samantha Brennan, Digital Editor November 5, 2021

The Varsity Field Hockey Team here at Holyoke High School wrapped up their season one week ago, on October 29th. The final game was a great way to go out, with the squad beating in-league opponent Palmer...

23 Species of Animals Declared Extinct

23 Species of Animals Declared Extinct

Alina Fairlie, Herald Writer November 1, 2021

On Wednesday, September 29, the US government gave up on the hunt for 23 varying species of animals and declared them extinct. It is very rare for officials to declare an animal extinct, often it is a...

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