Teen Depression on the Rise

Diagnosed depression rates in teenagers, ages 12-17, have jumped 63 percent since 2017—males are up to 47 percent and females up to 65 percent. Why? People are scratching their heads. School districts are struggling with this epidemic as much as…

Spirit Week Brings Students Together

Last week marked yet another successful annual HHS Spirit Week culminating in a Senior Night football game and the judging of class banners. Seniors once again took first place with an accurate and artistic depiction of Snow White.  The involvement…

Master Class Held at HHS

[Photos by Emilie Sabura] The Hanover Wind Symphony performed alongside the Hopatcong High School Concert Band and Wind Ensemble in a joint concert on Wednesday, May 15, in the Hopatcong High School Auditorium.  Prior to the performance, the members of…

Mr. Hopatcong Struts Once Again

The HHS community enjoyed another successful “Mr. Hopatcong” fundraiser on March 14, an annual event hosted by members of the senior class. This lighthearted and entertaining “Male Beauty Pageant”, consisting of all student contestants, gathered a generous audience. All proceeds…

Superhero Turns Deadly

If you are an adult Marvel fan, you will not be disappointed watching the movie Venom. If you like violence, gore, and aliens, director Ruben Fleischer brings that and more to this action-packed movie. Journalist Eddie Brock (Tom Hardy) is…