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  • "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)

Meet Kappa: A Triple Threat Entrepreneur

Kappa wears black timberland boots, black pants, and a green shirt from her line: Duffle Bagg Co.

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Essence Knighten-EL, Staff Writer November 12, 2020

In this section of the Hawk Eye, I will be interviewing Nina Harper, also known as Kappa, who is a DJ, aspiring rapper, and clothing designer with her own line—Duffle Bagg Co. The sixteen year old multi-talented...

Hillcrest Winter Sports

Hillcrest Winter Sports
Malik Brandon, Staff Writer November 10, 2020

As fall comes to an end and winter approaches the Hillcrest Hawks prepare for their winter sports. The only question that remains is: Which sports will be played on schedule and how will they be played? ...

How Will Climate Change Affect Your Future?

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Jesus Lopez-Valadez, Staff Writer November 9, 2020

Throughout this year, many events and things took place that have changed the US. From the COVID-19 Pandemic, Civil Equality Movements, to the 2020 Presidential elections, all have a profound impact on...

Saying “GOOD BI-DEN” To President Trump

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Tavion Drake, Staff Writer November 8, 2020

Following the conclusion of the presidential election, President Trump has finally been elected out of office with nominees Joe Biden and Kamala Harris winning the keys to the White House. To America this...

Hillcrest HS National Honor Society Inducts New Members

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October 30, 2020

The Hillcrest High School Falcones chapter of the National Honor Society inducted thirty-three new members on Wednesday, October 21.  Due to restrictions on large gatherings, inductees were honored via...

Hillcrest Art Classes Create During Remote Learning Time

Emaria Henderson
May 21, 2020

Members of Mrs. Jamilah Adebesin Mason's art classes used their time during Remote Learning to demonstrate their creativity as a form of art therapy. Drawing and Painting I: Students were to create...

“I’m Thankful” & “Time To Say Goodbye”

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Anna Acres and Jennifer Bravo May 7, 2020
The Flight Magazine of Poetry and Artistic Expression presents selections by juniors Anna Acres and Jennifer Bravo.

“Rice Rain”

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Jordan Jones, Guest Poet April 30, 2020
The Flight Magazine of Poetry and Artistic Expression presents three selections by junior Jordan Jones.

Little Blue

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Kayce Mayo, Guest Poet April 22, 2020
The Flight Magazine of Poetry and Artistic Expression presents "Little Blue" by Kayce Mayo

“The Serpent in the Garden”

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L'A the Poet, Guest Poet April 15, 2020
The Flight Magazine of Poetry and Artistic Expression presents "The Serpent in the Garden" by L'A the Poet.

The Effects of the Coronavirus

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Chayill Williams, Staff Writer April 13, 2020

I believe the single most important problem in society today is the Coronavirus outbreak. In a worldwide case study, there have been 724,950+ cases of COVID-19. The United States is the most infected country...

Fantasy Island: Not such a fantasy after all

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Dezaray English, Staff Writer March 9, 2020

Imagine an island where all of your deepest desires, no matter how big or small, could be fulfilled in the blink of an eye. What would you ask for? Would you wish for something that only benefits you or...

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