Category: News

Successive Pipeline Incidents Receive Attention In DC

On Jan. 26, a gas pipeline, 20-inches in diameter, exploded in Brooke County, West Virginia, an hour outside of Pittsburgh. Entering commercial service a year ago, this Appalachia to Texas (ATEX) pipeline was considered relatively young and running well until it erupted and caught fire. The incident occurred […]

“American Sniper” Controversy Rages On

Making its North American debut just two weeks ago, American Sniper, directed by Clint Eastwood, is already ranked as the highest grossing R-rated movie of all time. On the popular movie review website “Rotten Tomatoes,” the film was approved by 73% of critics and 88% of all movie […]

Psychology AP Classes Host Guest Speaker

On Jan. 20, Mr. Don Walters’s Psychology AP students welcomed guest speaker Tom Cargiulo, an expert in drugs and their effects. Cargiulo, who has had more than 20 years of experience in the addiction field, spoke about the topic to Mr. Walters’s fifth and sixth period classes. Junior Caterina […]

Local Fire Claims Life

On Dec. 29, a deadly house fire claimed the life of Ellicott City resident Betty Ann Davis, 70. Authorities have stated that Davis was pronounced dead at the scene and was found on the first floor of her home located at the intersection of Roundhill Road and Doncaster […]

Viking Service Club Collects Toys for Tots

Over the past week, Mt. Hebron’s Viking Service Club has been working tirelessly alongside the Toys for Tots organization in order to create a happier holiday season for the less fortunate. With the assistance and guidance of the club’s sponsor, Counselor Tina Flynn, the club has succeeded in […]