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Key and Peele go feature-length with flair

Key and Peele go feature-length with flair

Joshua Irvine
May 9, 2016
Filed under Carousel, Entertainment, Reviews

Both Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele, though it's next to impossible to not think of one without the other, can write very funny sketches. This is why their show and their comedy routines are so funny. This is why the poster for their movie "Keanu" is funny, because just looking at it brings to...

The Wrestling Insider #17: Newly released talent can be effective elsewhere

The Wrestling Insider #17: Newly released talent can be effective elsewhere

Jordan Slonke
May 6, 2016
Filed under Carousel, Jordan's Inside to Wrestling

Another foreword, updated from last week's. I entered a competition quite some time ago with my pro wrestling blogs and actually won first place from IJEA. Once again, many thanks to everyone who reads these, and I would like to dedicate my award to those people who praise my passion for the industry...

‘Healing Ecuador’ fundraising offers hope

‘Healing Ecuador’ fundraising offers hope

Katherine Wiemold
May 2, 2016
Filed under Carousel, News

A devastating 7.8 magnitude earthquake hit the country of Ecuador on April 16. According to CNN, the earthquake left 654 people dead, 12,492 people injured, 26,091 people displaced and over 58 people missing. In light of this disaster, Michael Ayala's fourth hour Spanish Native Speakers class has planned...

Feature Friday: Senior Sophie Shepley goes to DECA National competition

Feature Friday: Senior Sophie Shepley goes to DECA National competition

Kelly McCarthy
April 29, 2016
Filed under Carousel, Features

Last Saturday, on April 23, senior Sophie Shepley, along with seven other Hersey students, hopped on a bus to go to Nashville for the DECA National competition that took place earlier this week. Shepley and the others qualified for Nationals at the state competition on March 12. "The convention is...

Celeste twirls her way to victory

Celeste twirls her way to victory

Danielle Eriksson
April 22, 2016
Filed under Carousel, Features

Celeste Makara is a gifted twirler who can be found performing in the fall at football games with the Marching Huskies and at halftime during home basketball games. The sophomore started twirling when she was just three years old and currently competes individually and with a private baton team, the...

Superhero showdown sinks under sulkiness

Superhero showdown sinks under sulkiness

Joshua Irvine
April 6, 2016
Filed under Carousel, Entertainment, Reviews

Who exactly keeps letting Zack Snyder direct superhero movies? Is it the fine fellows at DC Comics, so desperate to keep up with the Disney-fied success of their Marvel counterparts that they'll let the man who turned some of the greatest comic books of all time into mediocre snoozefests handle their...

Sandwich club offers more than reckoned for social posperity

Sandwich club offers more than reckoned for social posperity

Danielle Eriksson
April 4, 2016
Filed under Carousel, In the Halls, News

A new kind of club has emerged in the hallways-literally. Sandwich club, a social club created by seniors Andrew Maggio, Josh Seafield, Michael Lelito, Jack Ruane, and Conor Stanley meets up by the science wing staircase during the passing period between 5th and 6th period. There, they eat sandwiches. Nevertheless,...

The Wrestling Insider #14: WrestleMania 32 Predictions

Jordan Slonke
April 3, 2016
Filed under Carousel, Jordan's Inside to Wrestling

The WWE presents their version of the Super Bowl tonight, as WrestleMania 32 airs live on the WWE Network from the AT&T Stadium in Dallas, Texas. I'm going to analyze all the matches on the card and give my predictions for them. 1) WrestleMania Kickoff: The Usos (Jimmy and Jey) VS The Dudley Boyz...

Feature Friday: Sophomore Mady Cohodes to compete in national debate

Feature Friday: Sophomore Mady Cohodes to compete in national debate

Kayleigh Padar
April 1, 2016
Filed under Carousel, Features

Sophomore Mady Cohodes has racked up an impressive track record on her route to national congressional debate success.  The debater, who has received various awards in her two year career, will compete in the national tournament of the National Speech and Debate Association. Cohodes is a team captain...

Senior Gabby Scannell powers through the Polo season

Senior Gabby Scannell powers through the Polo season

March 18, 2016
Filed under Carousel, Features

Senior Gabby Scannell has been playing water polo for two years, on both a team outside of school and the school team. She's also been on the swim team for four years. Her favorite part about being on the water polo team is her friendship with her teammates. "I love the camaraderie. We all get along re...

SOS hosts Blood Drive

SOS hosts Blood Drive

March 9, 2016
Filed under Album, Carousel, Pictures, Slideshow of All Attached Images

Courtesy of SOS http://herseysos.weebly.com/blood-drive-2015-fall.html   Check out our written coverage of the blood drive here....

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