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The Gillnetter

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Informational posters for both scholarships, applications open now!
Wellspring offers scholarship opportunities for students
LEXI THOMAS, Staff Writer • May 17, 2024

Recently announced, Wellspring House is offering two transformative scholarship...

Student volunteers Brooke McNiff, Miah Cerrutti, Althea McHugh, Willow Barry, April Smith, and Victoria Lottatore at last years Arts Festival.
Student Arts Festival brings fun to Gloucester
SANTANA FARIA, Staff Writer • May 14, 2024

With the end of the school year in sight, it is time for students to look back...

Catcher Olivia Madruga in action.
Double take: Gloucester beats Winthrop and St. Marys
ALEENA BROWN, Sports Writer • May 21, 2024

The Gloucester Fishermen softball team came into this week blazing, beating...

(From left to right) Olivia Madruga and Cam Carroll high five during the game.
Softball cruises by Bishop Fenwick in 4-1 bash
ALEENA BROWN, Sports Writer • May 14, 2024

Everything is better the second time around, and the Gloucester Softball team...

Cyan Clements depicts Childish Gambino with the album title, in colored pencil.
Childish Gambino reworks, reestablishes, and reminds with "Atavista"
AURELIA HARRISON, Editor in Chief • May 16, 2024

Released on May 13th, 2024, “Atavista”, is the surprise 6th studio album from American multi-talent Donald Glover, known musically as Childish Gambino. Technically, “Atavista”...

A group photo before a day of sight seeing  in Plaza de Espana
Ten days away: GHS travels to Spain
FINN WALL, News Editor • May 1, 2024
A digital creation by Julia Warde, made with Canva.
Quiet in the Court
ASHLEE SCOLA, Staff Writer • May 15, 2024

About two months ago, an Investigation Discovery series dubbed "Quiet on Set:...

Ava Orlando gives her interpretation of the state of affairs in Hollywood.
The state of Hollywood in 2024
FINN WALL, News Editor • March 25, 2024

It’s no secret that the movie industry struggled for most of last year. Recovering...

Opening ceremony of the 2004 Athens Games dumps balloons on the crowd.
The argument for a permanent Olympic island
FINN WALL, News Editor • May 21, 2024

The Olympics - an event so major, it hardly needs introduction. Every two years...

Pen and marker drawing by Sophia Montello.
Gloucester needs community land trusts
ELEANOR MELVIN, Contributor • April 3, 2024

At the forefront of every political debate, article, and petition there seems...