The Highland Echo

  • Highlander hockey starts slow

    Highlander hockey starts slow

    Jared Miller, Sports Editor

    After coming off of a fairly successful campaign last year, the West Milford Ice Hockey team looks to begin a new season. However, the season may come with some difficult obstacles that the team will need to overcome. At the conclusion of last year’s season, a total of nine seniors graduated, including...

    Photo Courtesy: Lors Photography

  • Students honor fallen veterans

    Students honor fallen veterans

    Kalleen Rose Ozanic, Editor in Chief

    Perhaps you have heard about two of West Milford’s most committed community members, Evan LeMay and Matt Hoffman. I’m sure you’ve seen their collection jars in your classrooms or at the local Sit n’ Chat diner or heard their messages on the morning announcements. Recently, LeMay and Hoffman...

  • Hanukkah brings traditional fun

    Hanukkah brings traditional fun

    Jared Miller, Sports editor

    The origin of Hanukkah is a very interesting tale. At around the time of 160 BC, a Jewish group called the Maccabees fought a war against the powerful Greeks. The Maccabees were heavily outnumbered and had to do everything that they could to defend the city of Jerusalem. The small group of Maccabees...

  • Don’t WRECK the Holidays.

    Don’t WRECK the Holidays.

    Kelly Brennan, Arts and Entertainment Editor

    While the holiday season brings along many festivities, family engagements, and jolliness, it can also result in people overindulging in various bad habits, which for some, brings around several heavily alcohol influenced months. As website Guardian Interlock pointed out, “During the holidays, people...

    Infographic courtesy of Kelly Brennan

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“Star Wars: The Last Jedi” disappoints fans

“Star Wars: The Last Jedi” disappoints fans

February 14, 2018

Disney has taken “Star Wars” in a new direction over the two most recent additions that have left fans mostly satisfied....

“The Bachelor”… reality or reality television?

“The Bachelor”… reality or reality television?

February 14, 2018

Could starring in a reality show lead to true love, or is it all just a hoax? “The Bachelor” is a reality television...

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Filling up Empty Bowls
Senior Choice Awards were a smash!

Senior Choice Awards were a smash!

May 3, 2018

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Street talk with Emerson

February 16, 2018

Moe Homeboy/Homegirl/bruh “Aye, moe, what’s good with you?” “Stop playing with me, moe, you know I don’t talk t...

Chocolate Lava Cake Recipe

February 14, 2018

Ingredients: (2/3 cup) dark chocolate (1/2 cup) butter 2 eggs (1/4 cup) caster (extra fine) sugar (1/3 cup) sugar (1/3...

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Villanova wins again!
Fencing makes a comeback!

Fencing makes a comeback!

February 14, 2018

After the program was nearly canceled before their 2016-2017 season had even started, the West Milford Fencing Team put itself...

Crimson Tide rolls over Bulldogs

Crimson Tide rolls over Bulldogs

February 14, 2018

and there was no better way to kick it off than with the top four teams in the country going for the ultimate prize in all...

You’ve been accepted!

Coffee has pros and cons

December 18, 2017

After getting up for school at an ungodly hour, many high school students start the day with a cup of coffee. Teenagers have...

Passes need to go

November 13, 2017

At the beginning of the 2017-18 school year, there were some new rules and adjustments to the everyday routines of going...

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Try the new java joint

Earn fast cash in a winter flash

December 19, 2017

Murphy sworn into office
Olympics open in PyeongChang
Olympic scandal: Russian athletes to compete under neutral flag
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