HiLite Through the Ages

HILITE HISTORY: The front page of a 1944 issue of the HiLite newspaper, then only a 8-page publication.


August 9, 2011

We missed our anniversary. If you study last year’s HiLite covers, you will notice that the volume number is shown as 56, making 1954 the founding year of our newspaper. The HiLite staff, however, knows this to be false—probably due to a mistake sometime in the last half-century—because we have a Pinnacle yearbook ...

HiLite earns International First Place Award from Quill & Scroll

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October 16, 2009

The 2008-09 HiLite newspaper earned Superior Achievements from Quill & Scroll, the international honorary society for high school journalists. The Feb. 27, 2009 issue earned the highest honors in each of the five categories of Policy Guidelines, Coverage, Writing and Editing, Display and Design a...

HiLite earns Gold Medalist rating from CSPA

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September 4, 2009

The 2008-09 HiLite newspaper earned All-Columbian honors in each of four categories from the Columbia Scholastic Press Association (CSPA) in its most recent assessment of the publication. Additionally, the anonymous judge awarded the paper a total of 972 points out of 1,000, which qualified it for t...