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Congress signals concern over TikToks threat to national security
Congress signals concern over TikTok's threat to national security
Madison Sanchez, Staff Writer • May 22, 2024

On March 13, 352 representatives in the House of Representatives passed a bill that gave Byte Dance, the Chinese company that owns TikTok, the request to either sell the app...

NHS is showing teachers love!
NHS is showing teachers love!
Trinity Williamson, Staff Writer • May 9, 2024

In 1984, the National Parent Teacher Association suggested the designation of a week in May that would be set aside to honor the hard work and dedication of educators. Since...

Remains of students lunches are left on lawns near Montclair High School, residents say.
Garbage cans abound, but trash around MHS persists
Sofia Higgins, Staff Writer • May 7, 2024

Garbage cans circulate throughout the school. In every classroom and bathroom, they are strategically placed throughout the outside campus. Although there are many receptacles...

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Fast fashion faces an uncertain future
Why is Gypsy Rose infamous?
Cycling through war as a trend
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In the wake of #MeToo, sexual assault affects more than 25% of female undergrads
Will America’s young voters stay true to their democratic roots?
Prom Dress Instagrams Causing Anxiety for Students
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Meet the Staff

Neel is a sophomore at MHS. His favorite thing to do when he is not writing for the Mountaineer is to watch sports or play video games. Neel's favorite sports teams are the Brooklyn Nets and New York Yankees....

Lila Kokalas (she/her) is a senior at MHS. When she is not writing for the Mountaineer, she can be seen reading trashy rom-coms, figure skating, watching New Girl, and eating pasta! Lila's 2022 Spotify...

Sofia Higgins
Sofia Higgins
Staff Writer

Sofia Higgins is a senior at MHS. She loves cats and has a passion for psychology. She was born in London and loves to travel internationally. She loves Drake and Taylor Swift but listens to a variety...

  Kayla Goldman is an 11th grader student at MHS who enjoys eating good food, going on runs, and listening to music (on full blast). Her dream is to live in the movie Mamma Mia, but since that...

Maria Basinger is a junior at Montclair High School. She swims and plays lacrosse at MHS and works as a lifeguard and a watersports crew member in the summer. Maria loves being outside and going to the...