Joy In the Chaos

Avery Lanning, Reporter

April 13, 2020

For Har-Ber staff member, Bridget Wilson, it is very rare to have her family all together at once with her husband coaching for the Royals and her daughter in college in Boston. Quarantine has brought the Wilson family back together for a bittersweet reunion. Luckily, local photographer, Amber Lanning was able to capture thi...

Junior Kailee Neil works at home on her courses that have been assigned as part of AMI.

Students adjust to online classes during pandemic

April 1, 2020

In between video game sessions (particularly ROT), senior Bryant Cassady sits at his house finishing his...

HOSA State achievements overshadowed by COVID-19

Lauren Burgin, Design Editor

April 1, 2020

For the second year in a row, the HOSA team has had a successful appearance at the state competition in Hot Springs. “We had a lot of students win 2nd and 3rd place and we had a few others win first,” Senior Vice President of HOSA Alyssa Hash said. The 31 students were able to compete just before the effects of COVID-19 hit, and s...

As weather warms, Easterling hits the lake

As weather warms, Easterling hits the lake

April 1, 2020

On April 1 every year, junior Paige Easterling steps into her wetsuit as she prepares to start her wa...

Quiz Bowl team welcomes new coach

Kayla Rushton, Reporter

March 13, 2020

First year quiz bowl coach, Ashley Marcum, comes to the team from Central. There, the program was strong, according to Marcum. She has been coaching quiz bowl for the past four years at the middle school level. With the new coaches, there have been changes in how practices are run. In previous years, their practices were stud...

Baker passes on knowledge of beatboxing talent

March 13, 2020

The alma mater that has been sung for the past 15 years by thousands of students has just been completely reinvented by senior choir and Lighthouse member Gideon Baker.  “Honestly at the last Homecoming we did the alma mater at the end and when we were practicing we were all just figuring out what we were going to do harm...

Multiple Sports

March 13, 2020

Arriving at home after a long day of learning and practices, it’s finally time to relax. Not the case for student athletes here at school. The school doesn’t only apply importance to education, but also to athletics. Every student has the chance to be part of a team ranging from football to debate. According to colleg...

Where’s Wallace?

March 13, 2020

With everyone yelling at the referee for calling a foul that you can’t even find in the rulebook, Wally the wildcat is being forgotten in a closet and looking for someone to fill his shoes. It has been two years since Wally has actually been in constant use. The last person to use Wally to his full potential was Carlos Alv...

The Clayton Factor

March 13, 2020

Sophomore and 15 years old, Clay Arney bought himself a 2016 white Mercedes by buying and reselling shoes online and at shoe selling events. Arney can’t even legally drive alone yet but is working on getting his hardship so that he can finally drive his accomplishment without his parents criticizing his every move.  Arney has ...

Shooting club sponsor shoots self in leg


February 4, 2020

Greg Simpson, football coach and CNC teacher, and his youngest daughter, sophomore Audra Simpson, had just finished a relaxing afternoon in Osage Creek during Christmas break when the unthinkable happened. While changing out of his wet clothes, Simpson’s custom made revolver slipped out of his hands and fell to the floor....

Student steps up to do announcements


February 4, 2020

HBHS students are settling in to their morning class and the tardy bell rings. The announcement tone rings and over the intercom comes the high pitched, ecstatic voice of Angela Menjibar. This is Angela’s first year doing the announcements. Last year it was Riley Loftin, and she had some big shoes to fill. Angela has recei...

Wildcats decide to go vegan

December 10, 2019

A few of the students here have taken it upon themselves to research and change their diets to something healthier for the body. One teacher has a deeper story than just a healthy lifestyle. Art teacher Vicki Delozier has taken it upon herself to change her lifestyle because of something tragic that happened within her family...

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