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Highlander Tennis Season

Silvia Ubiali, Reporter

June 2, 2015

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BOYS TENNIS SEASON This year, the Harwood boys tennis team, coached by Josh Hannah, was composed by just nine players, of which only one Senior and one Junior. Most of the team was very young, but, according to the captain...

Spring Sport Rundown

Liam O'Toole, Reporter

June 2, 2015

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Spring sports have begun and Harwood athletics are struggling to get into winning form. Vermont has long winters and this years piles of snow in April delayed many games at the beginning of the season. Boys lacrosse had three...

A Young And Talented Track Team

Silvia Ubiali, Reporter

June 2, 2015

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On May 30th, the Harwood Track & Field Team went to the Essex Invitational, where six of the Harwood students qualified for the New England Meet by placing in the top six among all four divisions. From the last track season...

Bernie For Prez!

Bernie For Prez!

June 2, 2015

Ms. Lisa Lemieux Retires

Kianna Haskin, Student Editor-in-Chief

June 2, 2015

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A native of central Vermont, born and raised in Barre, Lisa Lemieux has been at Harwood for six years. Before she worked at Williamstown School for eight years, Lemieux worked at Spaulding High School for twenty-two years. Aside...

The Lone Survivor: An Interview With Sam Parker

Silvia Ubiali, Reporter

June 2, 2015

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What convinced you to participate in survivor this year? No one else was gonna do it so I just thought why not? I thought I’d was probably gonna get out in the first round anyway. Was it as you were expecting? It was just as b...

Great Service At The Sunset Grille & Tap Room In Stowe

Alex Gaudette, Reporter

June 2, 2015

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I just recently ate at The Sunset Grille & Tap Room in Stowe, Vermont. As soon as we got there, walked in someone came up to us, and got us a seat right off. She asked whether we wanted to eat indoors or outdoors. There were...

Mrs. Maureen Charron-Shea Retires

Kianna Haskin, Student Editor-in-Chief

June 2, 2015

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Maureen Charron-Shea was born in Manchester, New Hampshire. Shea transferred to UVM as a sophomore in 1973; she has been living in Vermont ever since. She majored in communications science as an undergraduate. After college she...

Are Social Media Connections Disconnecting Us?

Derrick Marino, Reporter

June 2, 2015

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On February 4, 2004, a website was released that would soon evolve to be one of the biggest social media platforms to have ever existed -- Facebook. As of March 2015, Facebook has reported around 1.44 billion monthly active users,...

A Class Gift For Our Fans

Liam O'Toole, Reporter

June 2, 2015

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Every year the senior class leaves behind a gift with leftover money from the class’s bank account. The majority of this money came from selling trees as sophomores and selling prom tickets as juniors. This year the senior class...

The Cure for Summer Boredom

Alex Gaudette, Reporter

June 2, 2015

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School is just about over, people always get bored during the summer. Finding something to do is not always the easiest thing to do. So if you have a few days off from your job or just are not doing anything you can try some of...

The Taste of Tea

Dakota Metayer, Reporter

June 2, 2015

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What is the best way to get a morning started? Many people will say that the best way to start a day off is with a nice warm cup of tea, or even a nice ice cold cup of tea will do for those hot summer mornings. Now the question...

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