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Hebron High School News Online

The Hawk Eye

Hebron High School News Online

The Hawk Eye

Opinion: Democrats must hold Biden accountable

Opinion: Democrats must hold Biden accountable

Jacquelyn Burrer, Reporter March 25, 2021

I would like to preface this article by explaining that I consider myself to be a progressive libertarian who doesn’t truly identify with a political party, despite leaning left. I support a variety...

Opinion: Book slump remedies

Opinion: Book slump remedies

Katlynn Fox, Editor-In-Chief March 25, 2021

Growing up as a gifted and talented student, liking books and being a rapid reader became a pillar of my personality throughout my academic career. This self-proclaimed skill led to my love for literature...

Opinion: One year anniversary of lockdown: my experience and lessons learned

Opinion: One year anniversary of lockdown: my experience and lessons learned

Andie San Luis, Editor-in-chief March 23, 2021

2020 was truly something else — starting off strong with wildfires searing our planet, to new levels of political polarity and a pandemic that shut down the world, there wasn’t much more that could...

Opinion: womens history, her story

Opinion: women’s history, her story

Kate Knauff, News editor March 8, 2021

Though women have not always been well represented in world affairs, they have always been involved in some way, whether that be by raising a well-behaved family or protesting for their freedoms. In this...

Since Colin Kaepernick first took a knee in 2016, kneeling for the national anthem has become a controversial topic.

Dealing with Kneeling

Ian Wright, Opinion editor March 5, 2021

Eighty-nine years ago, the U.S. adopted “The Star-Spangled Banner” as its national anthem, written by Francis Scott Key during the War of 1812. Watching U.S. soldiers under bombardment from British...

Staff Editorial: The school board should vote to postpone finals

Staff Editorial: The school board should vote to postpone finals

Staff February 26, 2021

Midterms were originally scheduled to be held March 4-5; however, due to inclement weather and a state-wide power crisis, LISD schools were canceled for one week. The school board will meet Monday to discuss...

Food moved outside after power went out.

Opinion: Politicization of snowstorm, electrical crisis hurting Texans who can’t fly to Cancun

Jacquelyn Burrer, Reporter February 26, 2021

This past week, I lost consistent power for nearly 30 hours and was put in significant danger because of my cold weather induced asthma, with no power to do breathing treatments.   Since I was...

Clothes hang on a rack at a Salvation Army store. The Salvation Army collects clothing, furniture, household appliances and other items that can be resold.

Opinion: The ethics of thrifting

Andie San Luis, Editor-in-chief February 25, 2021

In the past few years, thrifting has gained mainstream popularity as a trendy way to diversify people’s wardrobes. Thrifting has become a favorite for many, as options are cheap, unique, vintage and...

Point/Counterpoint: Is Valentines Day a legitimate holiday

Point/Counterpoint: Is Valentine’s Day a legitimate holiday

Katlynn Fox and Hailey Dirks, Editor-in-Chief, Managing Editor February 12, 2021

Katlynn Fox Against Cluttering the aisles of any store, accompanied by discount Christmas decorations just days after the departing holiday, is a mass of pink and red garbage. The cheesy decorations...

Tom Brady lifts the Lombardi trophy after winning the Super Bowl. The Buccaneers won the Super Bowl 31-9 with Brady winning Super Bowl MVP.

Opinion: Super Bowl 55 went from potential shootout to boring blowout

Henry Hays, Sports Editor February 10, 2021

From the blowout game to the mediocre halftime show, it was a pretty uneventful Super Bowl Sunday. In my short life, I can’t remember a more disappointing Super Bowl.  The game had the makings of...

A sign with information on COVID-19 vaccines is taped onto the door of CVS Pharmacy on Josey and Hebron. There are currently multiple eligible groups for the vaccination within four different phases: healthcare workers, long-term care facility residents, frontline essential workers, people over the age of 16 with pre-existing conditions and more.

Opinion: Fears surrounding the vaccine are harmful

Emma Short, Entertainment editor February 8, 2021

COVID-19 vaccines have started to be administered around the United States. Unfortunately, many people won’t be getting the vaccine any time soon. Some of these people view the vaccine as an infringement...

As part of the “Watch Your Words” campaign, posters were hung in the main hallways pointing out different slurs and microaggressions students may have experienced on campus.

Staff Editorial: “Watch Your Words” is step in the right direction, but should increase student input

Staff February 2, 2021

During the week of Jan. 25-29, the “Watch Your Words” campaign was publicized on campus with announcements, posters and a series of advisory lessons. The campaign originated after several students...