• Fort Lauderdale Shooting

    Fort Lauderdale Shooting

    Rachel Jensen, Editor-In-Chief

    January 16, 2017

    On Friday, January 6th, a gunman opened fire in the baggage claim area in Terminal 2 of the Fort Lauderdale – Hollywood International Airport.  Law enforcement officials were quick to identify Esteban Santiago as the prime suspect in the attack, which killed five individuals and resulted in injurie... READ MORE »»

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  • The 74th Annual Golden Globe Awards

    The 74th Annual Golden Globe Awards

    Lizzie Quinlivan, Contributing Writer

    January 16, 2017

    From television to film, the Golden Globes celebrates the best of the year in Hollywood. Hosted by Jimmy Fallon this past Sunday, the show kicked off with a parody of the opening scene in the movie “La La Land”. This opening number about the Golden Globes featured actors and actresses from all o... READ MORE »»

    The makers of "Zootopia" accept the award for best animated film.

    Golden Globes

  • Turkey Nightclub Attack

    Turkey Nightclub Attack

    Edan Larkin, Contributing Writer

    January 15, 2017

    Although it is a new year, some things do not change. 2016 laid a terrible foundation of heartache and bloodshed on a global scale. Albeit, mass shootings and gun violence have already presented themselves as problems in 2017 as well. Turkey especially has faced many attacks in the recent months, a... READ MORE »»

    A large crowd carries the coffin Yunus Gormek, one of the 39 victims.

    Bulent Kilic

  • Hingham High Debate Team Attends Rounds 5 and 6

    Hingham High Debate Team Attends Rounds 5 and 6

    Will Sutton, Contributing Writer

    January 15, 2017

    On Wednesday, January 11, the Hingham High Debate Team attended rounds 5 and 6 of the Southeastern Massachusetts Debate League. Both Varsity and Novice debaters engaged in structured policy debates at Silver Lake Regional High School, with Affirmative debaters arguing for "...increased economic and/o... READ MORE »»

    Dylan Lindsay and Matt Rice, senior Varsity debaters, organize their evidence during their first debate.

    Will Sutton

  • Wrestling Meet Versus Quincy

    Wrestling Meet Versus Quincy

    Rose Flynn, Managing Editor

    January 10, 2017

    A single light flooded the dark gym, and the match was on. Wednesday January 4th, 2017, Hingham High School's Wrestling team faced Quincy in an exhilarating meet. Hingham took a landslide victory, pushing themselves closer to the Patriot League Championship. HHS Wrestling has come home with the championship... READ MORE »»

    Senior Ryan Harrington begins his match

    Hingham High School Wrestling

  • The Showdown

    The Showdown

    Kaylee Hill, Contributing Writer

    January 8, 2017

    On Friday, January 6th, Hingham High School's Girls and Boys Indoor Track and Field teams faced off against their biggest rival, Plymouth North. Coming in, both teams had strong showings, with top racers seeded in each race from the 55 meter dash to the 2 mile. The meet proved to be one of the most exciting... READ MORE »»

    Junior Heather Linscott chases the girl in front of her with determination.

    Kaylee Hill

  • HHS Robotics Team Officially Begins 2017 Build Season

    HHS Robotics Team Officially Begins 2017 Build Season

    Curran Dillis, Contributing Writer

    January 8, 2017

    On the snowy morning of January 7th, 2017, mentors and members of the Hingham High School Robotics Team, the Hammerheads, met in Room 103 for a momentous occasion. At 10:30 a.m., their build season officially began when the challenge for this year’s event, FIRST Steamworks, was announced. Every year, ... READ MORE »»

    The logo for the 2017 FIRST competition, FIRST Steamworks.

    FIRST

  • New Year’s Resolutions:  Good or Bad?

    New Year’s Resolutions: Good or Bad?

    Kaylee Hill, Contributing Writer

    January 2, 2017

    Happy New Year, 2017! The start of something new, a time to reflect back on the year before, and a chance to rejoice or cry-whatever it is the year meant to you. When the waves of nostalgia (or relief) crash into mind about the previous year, 2016 can be defined by all sorts of names. Junior Justin H... READ MORE »»

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  • La La Land is Reminiscent of Early Hollywood

    La La Land is Reminiscent of Early Hollywood

    Lizzie Quinlivan, Contributing Writer

    January 1, 2017

    Starring Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling, the new movie La La Land resembles the style of musicals in the mid-1900’s. Taking place in present day Los Angeles, La La Land tells the love story of an aspiring actress, who works at a coffee shop on the Warner Brothers lot, and a struggling pianist, who is pa... READ MORE »»

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News

Fort Lauderdale Shooting

Fort Lauderdale Shooting

Rachel Jensen, Editor-In-Chief

On Friday, January 6th, a gunman opened fire in the baggage claim area in Terminal 2 of the Fort Lauderdale – Hollywood International Airport.  Law enforcement officials were quick to identify Esteban Santiago as the pri...  Read More »

Jan 16

Turkey Nightclub Attack

Turkey Nightclub Attack

Edan Larkin, Contributing Writer

Although it is a new year, some things do not change. 2016 laid a terrible foundation of heartache and bloodshed on a global scale. Albeit, mass shootings and gun violence have already presented themselves as problems in 2017 ...  Read More »

Jan 15

Crisis Continues in Aleppo

Crisis Continues in Aleppo

Lizzie Quinlivan, Contributing Writer

Millions are trapped in the siege of Aleppo, Syria. The crossfire between rebels and the regime in Aleppo has resulted in dozens of deaths, and thousands of injuries. Syrian troops under Bashar al-Hassad now control half the ...  Read More »

Dec 26

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Sports

Wrestling Meet Versus Quincy

Wrestling Meet Versus Quincy

Rose Flynn, Managing Editor

A single light flooded the dark gym, and the match was on. Wednesday January 4th, 2017, Hingham High School's Wrestling team faced Quincy in an exhilarating meet. Hingham took a landslide victory, pushing themselves closer...  Read More »

Jan 10 • No Comments

The Showdown

The Showdown

Kaylee Hill, Contributing Writer

On Friday, January 6th, Hingham High School's Girls and Boys Indoor Track and Field teams faced off against their biggest rival, Plymouth North. Coming in, both teams had strong showings, with top racers seeded in each race...  Read More »

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HHS Swim Team’s First Away Meet Against Duxbury

Lizzie Quinlivan, Contributing Writer

On Thursday, January 5, the Hingham High Swim Team traveled to Duxbury to take part in their first away meet of the season. The meet was held at the Percy M. Walker Pool, which is located directly outside of Duxbury High School....  Read More »

Jan 8 • No Comments

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Student Life

Hingham High Debate Team Attends Rounds 5 and 6

Hingham High Debate Team Attends Rounds 5 and 6

Will Sutton, Contributing Writer

On Wednesday, January 11, the Hingham High Debate Team attended rounds 5 and 6 of the Southeastern Massachusetts Debate League. Both Varsity and Novice debaters engaged in structured policy debates at ...  Read More »

Jan 15 • No Comments

HHS Robotics Team Officially Begins 2017 Build Season

HHS Robotics Team Officially Begins 2017 Build Season

Curran Dillis, Contributing Writer

On the snowy morning of January 7th, 2017, mentors and members of the Hingham High School Robotics Team, the Hammerheads, met in Room 103 for a momentous occasion. At 10:30 a.m., their build season officially...  Read More »

Jan 8 • No Comments

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Staff Profile

Edan Larkin-Contributing Writer
Edan Larkin

Contributing Writer

Edan Larkin, a sophomore, started as a member of the Harborlight last year through Ms. Fennelly's Journalism class. She is an active member of Best Buddies, Debate Team, Improving HHS in the Student Council,...  Read More »

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Curran Dillis-Contributing Writer
Curran Dillis

Contributing Writer

Curran Dillis is a sophomore at Hingham High School. Curran is a member of the robotics team, Gay-Straight Alliance, Drama Club, and the Track team. Outside of school, Curran enjoys making props, taking...  Read More »

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