Category: Featured

Artist Inspires Students

  In second grade, Ling Chang’s mother came into Mrs. Lucille Pearce’s class and showed all of the students how to make Chinese characters, sharing with them the traditions of the Chinese New Year. With Ling’s visit to Mrs. Pearce’s special…

Secret Garden Amazes Audience

Photos by Maria Schwarz “Convincing” is one of the first words coming to mind upon seeing the HHS Drama Club’s production of The Secret Garden. I was especially impressed with the casting of the show; each actor seemed well suited…

Cheerleaders Give Their Fall Hurrah

Chiefs’ Varsity Fall Cheerleaders had a great winter season, including winning first place at The Cheer Spooktacular at West Morris Central High School. The team took first place trophy in the senior large division against one other team. The cheerleading…

Sandy Quashes Season

Hopatcong Chiefs closed their football season with a disappointing 0-35 loss to North Warren Patriots, proving once again, the devastating effects of Hurricane Sandy. The November 16 playoff game brought the 2012 season to a 4 and 5 close. In…

Hurricane Pummels Hopatcong

Superintendent Ponders Aftermath Students might think that  the closing of Hopatcong schools for two and a half weeks is an inconvenience on their summer schedule. They might even scowl at being asked to give up Martin Luther King Jr. Day…

A Night to Remember: HHS Homecoming

Fans, parents, and hundreds of students piled onto the football field to see the Hopatcong Chiefs take on the Morris Catholic Crusaders at home, as well as the results of the Homecoming Court on October 19, 2012. Seniors, Stephen Duncan…