The Hilltopper

Junior Laura Winkler bumps the ball to her teammate.

Highlands Volleyball dominates Newport High School 5-0

September 22, 2020

On September 22, the Highlands High School junior varsity (JV) and varsity volleyball teams went up agains...

Teeka is a resident advice columnist.  She can be reached with the Google Form at the bottom of the page.

Dear Teeka: Time Management

September 16, 2020

Dear Teeka, What are some tips to manage time?  Sincerely, Highlands Student   Dear Highlands Student,  ...

UPDATE: The Return of Fall Sporting Events

September 4, 2020

On September 4th, Fort Thomas Independent Schools (FTIS) sent out a message that detailed the return...

Voices from home: Reactions to the extension of NTI

Megan Benzing, Staff

April 22, 2020

Freshman Isabelle Brooker “I was kind of expecting it to happen. It doesn’t really affect me too much; I just like that I have more time to get work done. But I feel really bad that the seniors don’t get to graduate with their class and don’t get a prom.” Freshman Erin Paolucci “Honestly, I am sad that we aren’t going to have...

Governor Andy Beshear during his 4/20 COVID-19 update.

URGENT UPDATE: Governor Beshear extends NTI program to the end of the school year

April 20, 2020

The anticipation of returning to Highlands High School has affected students and faculty for six weeks...

Governor Andy Beshear at his 4/2 live Covid-19 update.

URGENT UPDATE: Governor Beshear further extends NTI days in daily COVID-19 update

April 2, 2020

The whirlwind of changes at Highlands High School has not ended. With the hope of going back to school...

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Curing quarantine boredom: What’s up with Netflix?

April 1, 2020

When it comes to downtime, there is always one place you can always go to defeat boredom: Netflix. The...

Voices from home: How are you preventing cabin fever?

Tessa Killen, Megan Benzing, and Libby Spiess

March 24, 2020

  Senior Cameron Riley “I have been cooking and baking to distract myself, so I don’t get cabin fever.”       Senior Jessica Kreeger “In order to avoid getting cabin fever, I’ve been going outside and playing with my dogs.”     Junior Gannon Ehrman ...

Email sent to the parents of Highlands High School.

Governor Beshear extends NTI days in COVID-19 update

March 20, 2020

Highlands students thought they may be going back to school in two weeks. Today, that became but a...

Grocery Store Hours

Local restaurants switch to carry-out only

March 20, 2020

As already publicly recognized, COVID-19 has shut many restaurants and stores around the area dow...

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