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2020: Review, reflect, restart

The past year was difficult for everyone, but 2021 provides new opportunities and the hope for a better, and hopefully less challenging, year.
January 21, 2021

For many, 2020 was the reality of a worst-case scenario. It impacted almost every aspect of daily life for the majority of people around the world, although some of its harshest effects were felt in the...

Trinity athletes are making BIG moves!

These Trinity athletes have worked hard for their dreams, and now they have the opportunity to further develop their athletic talents in college.
December 17, 2020

The college recruiting process has been a wild ride for all athletes this year. COVID-19 has put restrictions on how and when coaches can communicate with aspiring athletes. However, there has been great...

All I want for Christmas is… gingerbread men?

Every year, people across the world come together to bake for the holidays and continue long-lasting family traditions.
December 17, 2020

Every December bakers and home cooks nationwide reach into the deepest corners of their spice cabinets for cinnamon, ginger and maybe even peppermint extract. Largely forgotten during the warmer months,...

Dream on!

The Life Church of Washington, Pennsylvania works with the Dreamer's Club to serve the community.
November 22, 2020

At the beginning of the 2019-2020 school year, Trinity High School welcomed the Dreamers’ Club. The club is run by Mr. Polansky with the help of Pastor Aaron Miller of the Life Church of downtown Washington....

Selah Taggart decorates Washington

Selah Taggart's mural is a beautifully painted lion's head!
November 22, 2020

Trinity sophomore, Selah Taggart, has been creating different art pieces around Washington. She has a wide range of talent, including painting canvases, drawing and even creating calligraphy for events...

Miss Facci tackles Geometry

Miss Facci smiles with pride while holding her paper from the International Honor Society. She received this paper from the education department.
October 26, 2020

Miss Facci is a student-teacher for Mr. Rhodes. She chose to teach math because she was good at this subject in her school years and she helped tutor other students in this subject. Facci originally wanted...

Kozak achieves national honor

Senior Ben Kozak has worked hard to achieve his goals in high school and he sits proudly in a senior portrait.
October 21, 2020

1,511,469 students took the PSAT to obtain a chance at a National Merit Scholarship this year. Out of these 1,511,469, only 16,000 students are deemed semi-finalists. Senior, Ben Kozak, is one such student,...

Falling into autumn festivities

Falafel, Falafel! Hummus Pittsburgh, a popular food truck at JFK's Food Truck Sundays, serves a socially-distanced crowd.
September 29, 2020

Fall fun has arrived for the year, and residents of Washington County can expect some changes to the typical festivities. COVID-19 has changed life in every way this year, and fall activities are no exception....

Trinity welcomes student teacher Mrs. Harris

Mrs. Harris waving hello and preparing to start her day at Trinity High School.
September 29, 2020

Trinity High School would like to extend a warm welcome to Mrs. Harris as Mr. Schwab’s student teacher!  Harris will continue as a student-teacher until the month of November. She is very happy and...

Trinity students to serve the Red, White and Blue

Trinity seniors Elena Butler, Dale Glotfelty and Hailey Scott will be marching into the change of their lives as they serve our country.
May 20, 2020

After these three proud Hillers march through their graduation, they become one step closer to marching for the Red, White, and Blue. Seniors Elena Butler, Dale Glotfelty and Hailey Scott have committed...

Seniors give advice for applying to tough colleges

Alison Spadaro will be attending the University of Texas that's located in Dallas. While there she plans to study physics and mathematics.
May 19, 2020

Many students at Trinity dream of going to the highly ranked college of their dreams and sometimes spend all of high school preparing for the moment they finally get to submit their application. Some of...

Jax Banco spreads his wings from Trinity to become pilot

Jax Banco upon graduation will be attending  Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University where he hopes to receive his pilots license.
May 19, 2020

As the school year comes to it’s close, seniors are tasked with the question of what they want to do for the rest of their lives. Jax Banco answered this question a little over four months ago when he...

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