The Hawk Eye

A word of hope

Senior Hope Word poses at the Hotcake Hustle race while volunteering

Sydney Shinkle, Reporter

March 6, 2019

For many students, volunteering begins sophomore year. They get into clubs that require service hours in order to remain in the club. Volunteering hours are typically something students see as an obligation or a chore that intrudes on their own time; however, senior Hope Word is an exception. Word b...

Scout’s Honor

Scout's Honor

Mrunmayi Sathaye, Feature Editor

March 6, 2019

Eleven years ago, Luke Deatherage’s journey began: stemming from his father’s desire for his son to become more involved in his community, Luke transformed from an apprehensive young cub to a proud eagle. Over the course of his time in Boy Scouts, Luke not only earned over 21 badges and c...

On point

Junior Paul Lewis practices foil. Paul will compete in the Junior Olympic National Championships Feb. 15-18.

Yasmin Haq, News Editor

February 13, 2019

It’s 7 p.m. on a Wednesday, and practice is in full swing. Fencers don their gear: face mask and all. The tell-tale clanging sound of swords touching, envelope the air. Opponents, young and old, and of various skill, face off against each other. Among them, is junior Paul Lewis. Outside of scho...

From Venezuela to the runway

Senior Barbara Lamont models at John Casablancas.

Leila Olukoga, Reporter

February 11, 2019

Bright lights. Enthusiastic faces. Adrenaline rushing through her veins. After moving from Venezuela in the fall of November 2017, senior Barbara Lamont, at 17, began her modeling career at John Casablancas. Lamont is expected to audition for a Paul Mitchell Hair Show and local promotional modeling...

Steering the Ship

Principal Scot Finch supervises the cafeteria during lunch. This is Finch's ninth year being a principal at Hebron.

Aparnna Manoj, Managing Editor

January 25, 2019

April 22, 1963. Life began for principal Scot Finch in Wichita Falls, in a trailer home with round ends. “We were the poor people in the trailer park,” Finch said. His parents, aged 18 and 19, got married soon after his mother graduated high school. In order to live a better life, his ...

StARTing the Future

Junior Shruti Ada works on a recent art project in Art 4.

Aparnna Manoj, Managing Editor

January 14, 2019

Her passion for art started at a young age. The passion grew into something more and is leading junior Shruti Ada to overcome stereotypes and pursue a career within the field. “I feel really free and happy,” Ada said. “When I go home and paint, I forget every stress I have, because that’s th...

Teacher Tea – Mr. Smith

Smith works on his computer during block lunch to finalize lesson plans for his fourth period

Sydney Shinkle, Reporter

December 18, 2018

Accounting and Money Matters teacher Ellery Smith has knowledge about business and money that go far beyond classroom textbooks. Smith began his career as a credit analyst at Chase Manhattan Bank, which was then called Bank One, where he would analyze spreadsheets for its automotive division. Smith...

A path to recovery

English teacher Kathryn Barker works at her desk as her return to work letter is displayed in front of her.

Mrunmayi Sathaye, Feature Editor

November 14, 2018

It was sometime in February when she felt a lump in her chest. It was a few more weeks after that when she finally made a doctor’s appointment to check it out. She was at school teaching her fourth period English class when she got the call disclosing the results of the several tests she had gon...

Hebron gone Vogue

Seniors Krista Kummerl and Kayla Kummerl check the pictures they took for their Instagram account. They are looking for additional photographers to help add to the Instagram.

Yusra Waris, Editor-In-Chief

October 26, 2018

There is Vogue, Elle and Fashion to showcase popular styles around the world; now, there’s Hebron High Fashion to capture the various trends within the school. After discussing about running a fashion account for Hebron over the summer, seniors Krista Kummerl and Kayla Kummerl created it in late...

New Voices: a chance for change

Junior Azuzena Mondragon takes a photo of a student.

Aparnna Manoj and Yasmin Haq

October 20, 2018

Among the many people in the Texas Association of Journalism Educators (TAJE) Annual Convention, there are many students in pursuit of a career in journalism in order to make their talents seen, their voices heard and to have a chance at making a change in the world. Student publications, such as ne...

The talent behind the test

The talent behind the test

Mrunmayi Sathaye, Feature Editor

October 19, 2018

Out of the 16,000 students who became a national merit semifinalist this year, 12 students came from Hebron. This Q&A focuses on four of these students, exploring who they are behind the scores.   Brendan Glascock Question: How does it feel to be a national merit semifinalist? Did ...

Students share plans after early graduation

Junior Kellie Casburn poses at Sonic as she finishes delivering an order to a customer. Casburn said she wants to find a good job to support herself after she graduates.

Yusra Waris, Editor-In-Chief

October 18, 2018

Courtney Carroll, senior Graduating: December 2018 Intended college: Brigham Young University Intended major: Special education   Question: Was graduating early something you had in mind when you entered high school? Why? Answer: “Not at all. It was random. I considered my options a...