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November Student Government Update

Maggie Vann, Reporter

November 25, 2019

  For a larger project, Student Government would like to fix up the girl’s locker room. They want to make them nicer, but it’s a Title 9 issue, which means it's bigger than student government. However, they are working on do...

WHAM Radio Host Compares “OK Boomer” to the N-Word

Luke O'Connell, Editor-in-Chief

November 21, 2019

     In response to the rise in popularity of the phrase ‘OK boomer’ among young people, WHAM radio host Bob Lonsberry tweeted, “‘Boomer’ is the n-word of ageism. Being hip and flip does not make bigotry ok, nor i...

High Hopes for Hellgate Girls Basketball Team

Hailey Oien, Reporter

November 18, 2019

As you may know, basketball season is right around the corner for our Hellgate boys and girls basketball players. Last year, both teams made it to state. The boys finished second and the girls finished third. That raises the bar high...

What’s Your Opinion? Hellgate Sexism

Hailey Oien, Reporter

October 23, 2019

Hellgate High School has a wide variety of people, activities, and classes. They try to have something for everyone. In some of the classes you get judged for not being strong enough, or not being the right fit for the job. Some...

The first half of Hellgate volleyball is kicking into gear!

Hailey Oien and Maggie Vann

October 14, 2019

As many people know, the 2019 varsity team is off to a nail biting start. So far, the Knights have yet to win a season game. However, this year is said to be a “growing year”. Over half of the varsity team is lower classmen,...

Hellgate Knights Band Receives an Opportunity to Perform At the Griz Homecoming Parade

Hailey Oien, Reporter

October 8, 2019

The Knights band is led by Leon Slater. They have been preparing to perform in the Griz homecoming parade for months. That includes memorizing music, strengthening the musicians, and the formation that everyone needs to follow. ...

Hellgate United Creates Platform for Human Rights Awareness, Activism

Josey MacDonald, Reporter

September 25, 2019

The fight for human rights is long, and seemingly never-ending, but over the years activism has continued to bring change. Many organizations and high schools across the country have formed human rights clubs to spread awarenes...

Twenty Amazing Songs You Should Most Definitely Listen To

Hailey Oien, Reporter

September 16, 2019

Are you looking for a new variety of music? Here is a playlist from Hellgate Lance, students here at Hellgate, and myself. The playlist ranges from new pop music to country all the way to some old rap kind of music. It’s alway...

Swingin’ at Hellgate

Daniel Blackwell, Reporter

September 9, 2019

Swing Club in Hellgate high school occurs every Thursday at lunch. The head of Swing Club, Paxson Swierc, has been swing dancing for 8 months.  Swing Club begins as soon as everybody arrives. Paxson begins the practice with p...

Why the Diversity Week Assembly Was Disappointing

Luke O'Connell, Sports Editor

February 28, 2019

It's safe to say that the Diversity Week assembly was sub par. Here's why.

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