The Hawk Eye

  • "When you want to succeed as bad as you want to breathe, then you’ll be successful" ~Eric Thomas (submitted by Justin Edgecombe)

  • “If you take the time to do something correct the first time, you don’t have to spend the extra time redoing it.” (Submitted by Dr. Young)

  • “The future belongs to those who are prepared.... Education is the passport to the future.” ~Malcolm X (Submitted by Mr. Hennessy)

“Hillcrest is…” Photo Essay Finalists

“Hillcrest is…” Photo Essay Finalists

March 11, 2016


Filed under A & E, Showcase

Congratulations to the winners of the "Hillcrest is..." Photo Essay contest: Crystal Currin ('18) and Erika Ezife ('19) each won a thirty dollar prize for their entries into the "Hillcrest is..." photo essay contest. ...

Hillcrest HS Drama Group performs Emma!

Hillcrest HS Drama Group performs Emma!

Danielle Jensen, Guest Reviewer

January 8, 2016


Filed under A & E, Opinion

The Hillcrest High school Drama Group presented Emma! on Friday, November 20, 2015. The play is about a girl named Emma (Jada Roberts ’16) who thinks she knows everything about everything, especially when it comes to love. Emma plays match maker in her school after she successfully paired up her...

Chris Brown Concert

Chris Brown Concert

Auriana McIntyre, Guest Columnist

October 23, 2015


Filed under A & E, Opinion

The Hollywood Casino Amphitheater in Tinley Park hosted a string of concerts during the summer. I had the opportunity of attending one of the concerts on Friday, August 14th. There show consisted of many artists including Teyana Taylor, Fetty Wap, Omarion, and Kid Ink. The main event of the show was a pe...

Beyoncé’s Big Return

Beyoncé’s Big Return

Isaac Hollis, Guest Columnist

October 14, 2015


Filed under A & E, Opinion

On July 21st, 2015, the Made in America 2015 festival lineup was announced. Shocking the internet, Made in America scheduled none other than Beyoncé herself to headline the festival on the day of September 5th: one day after her 34th Birthday. Beyoncé creatively and hypnotically started her performance ...

Hillcrest Talent Show

Hillcrest  Talent Show

November 21, 2014


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If you did not make your way to the third annual Hillcrest Talent show sponsored by the Pom Pon squad, you sure missed out!  The night was filled with an array of performances from different cultures, styles, and sounds.  With the cafe packed with lively students, fans and family, the stakes were...

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