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Thea Cunningham delivering her commencement speech.
Cunningham's advice to classmates: look to nature
THEA CUNNINGHAM, Contributor • June 12, 2024

Below is the full text of Class of 2024 Valedictorian Thea Cunningham's commencement...

Educators and community members rally for school funding before the School Committee meeting
Community rallies for funding as Gloucester School Committee presents updated budget
SOFIA ORLANDO, Editor in Chief • May 23, 2024

On May 22nd, Gloucester educators, students, and community members rallied together...

Softball starters pose for a picture.
GHS softball advances to Sweet 16
ALEENA BROWN, Sports Writer • June 5, 2024

On Monday, the GHS softball team was dynamic on both ends of their game against...

From Left to Right: Catcher Olivia Madruga, First Baseman Lily Aiello, Pitcher Cameron Carroll, Catcher Trey Marrone, Pitcher Giacomo Martell, Pitcher/Third Baseman Nico Alves
Playoffs arrive for GHS Baseball and Softball
ALEENA BROWN, Sports Writer • June 3, 2024

Playoffs are brewing in Division 3 baseball and softball, with both Gloucester...

Scenes from Graduation 2024
LEXI THOMAS, Staff Writer • June 12, 2024

The significance of St. Peter's Fiesta
Ava Paone, Contributor • June 30, 2024

GHS staffers have a hobby worth buzzing about
GHS staffers have a hobby worth buzzing about
FINNEGAN LEVER, Staff Writer • June 5, 2024

GHS is a hive of activity as students and staff prepare for summer vacation....

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:...

They That Go Down To The Sea In Ships., 2006
Howard Blackburn : A hero outiside time
Isaac Ramalho, Contributor • June 13, 2024

Blackburn's story If you grew up in Gloucester, or maybe even in an East...

Ava Orlando depicts the plight of the Gloucester High School humanities curriculum.
Oh, the humanities!
SOFIA ORLANDO, Editor in Chief • June 7, 2024

Throughout my years at GHS, I have had the pleasure of immersing myself in rigorous...