The Highlighter

“The Foreigner” is here

Zyesha-Yamari, Writer

September 20, 2013

The Heights repertory theatre department will be putting on their first production of the year, "The Foreigner." The play is by Larry Shue. The story takes place at a fishing lodge in Georgia. A demolition expert, “Froggy” LeSeuer, who sometimes holds training sessions at an Army base close by...

Homecoming Candidates !

Alexus Allen, Writer

September 18, 2013

Homecoming is coming! Don't forget to vote! You pick who you want to be prince and princess this year. The student body will vote on the website which is and pick a person in your class to win. After the votes are in, student council will talk to the most picked people in the classes...

It Can Wait!

Ashlie Dayton-Gerona, Writer

September 17, 2013

This thursday the S.A.D.D. (students against destructive decisions) club is having an It Can Wait campaign during both lunches. It Can Wait is an organization that lets people pledge to not text and drive, and to get the word out of its dangers. Show your support and pledge not to text and drive! Doing...

Heights band gets ready for first performance

Dakota Rain Smith, writer

September 6, 2013

Allen Martens is Heights new band director. He has brought a lot of new ideas to the falcon band. The band is currently focused on working on their half time show. Their goal is to have the first two songs ready to perform on Friday September 13th when the falcons football team takes on South.

Q&A: The villain in “The Foreigner”


September 5, 2013

I sat down with Forrest Young, the main "bad guy" in the play, The Foreigner, to find out how he feels about his character and to grab a little background information. Q: What are some difficulties for you in this play? A: Memorizing my lines; that's the hardest part for me. What I do to memorize my line...

Music Department puts on Broadway in Blue Jeans

Ashlie Dayton-Gerona

September 5, 2013

The Music Department presents Broadway in Blue Jeans. Choir Director, Mark Walker, has started the tradition of the show, Broadway in Blue Jeans. Broadway in Blue Jeans is a choir show that the groups and ensembles put together in the first three weeks of school. This year's show consists of four musicals:...

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