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Essence Knighten-EL, Staff Writer

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Essence Knighten-EL Salutatorian, Class of 2021

The Big Finale

May 3, 2021

As the school year comes to a conclusion, there is an unsurprising amount of action going on. With students and staff alike preparing for finals, AP exams, and seniors getting ready for prom and graduation,...

Any Last Words?

Any Last Words?

March 11, 2021

As the school year comes to an interesting conclusion, one might imagine the whirlwind of emotions and thoughts running through the minds of Hillcrest’s students --the seniors--in particular. As a senior...

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Corona Season Activities

December 22, 2020

‘Tis the season all around, and upon every boy and girl’s face is a frown. Why might that be, you may ask...there’s no winter sports going on because corona stopped that plan.  There’s no doubt...

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

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Meet Kappa: A Triple Threat Entrepreneur

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...

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