Hoover High School's trusted views since 1948

The Viking Views

Hoover High School's trusted views since 1948

The Viking Views

Hoover High School's trusted views since 1948

The Viking Views

Saluting Sacrifice: The Legacy of North Canton Memorial Stadium
Produced by students in Hoover High School's Video-Journalism programs. “Saluting Sacrifice: The Legacy of North Canton Memorial Stadium” is a documentary about a community landmark deeply rooted in honoring our veterans. The story begins in 1947 with the dedication of Memorial Stadium, shortly after WWII. Hoover’s stadium was recently updated and includes a special memorial named Legacy Landing in remembrance of North Canton’s fallen heroes.
The Battle Cry: Viking Views podcast
"The Battle Cry" is a student-run podcast of The Viking Views, Hoover High School's news magazine. The views, thoughts, and opinions expressed in this broadcast belong solely to the author[s] and guests, and not necessarily the North Canton City School District, staff, and organizations discussed during the program.
Mrs. Dolvin teaching Spanish to Hoover students
With Gratitude
NCCS wishes staff all the best in upcoming retirement
Kaitlyn Zelenko, Circulation Manager • May 22, 2024

If you ask any of Sra. Ann Dolvin’s students, they will tell you she’s pretty amazing. From her stories of her time in Brazil to being on a game show, there is never a dull moment when you walk into her room. Before her start...

Ashley Rabers Meal at Barrio
Editors Eats: Barrio (Kent OH)
Ben Hollis, Sophie Imhoff, Ashley Raber, and Kaitlyn Zelenko May 22, 2024

My experience at Barrio was wonderful. From the atmosphere to the food, the restaurant earns five stars from me. Barrio is located in Kent near Acorn Alley, a popular and business-filled area that attracts much of the college...

The North Canton High School band performs under  the direction of Mr. Robert McCleaster, who became band director in 1963  and remained so for 31 years.
A Leader's Legacy
Loved ones reflect on the life of former high school band director Robert McCleaster
Ben Hollis, Chief OP-ED Editor • May 22, 2024

The band program at Hoover has been a source of musical inspiration for multiple generations in the North Canton community. Former band director of the distinguished program who brought it to prominence, Mr. Robert McCleaster...

The Met Gala
Huge celebrities gather to show off the Costume Institute’s new outfits
Isabelle Corey, Copy Editor • May 22, 2024

The annual Met Gala is a charity event and fundraiser for The Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute, which usually raises about 8 figures and holds about 450 red carpet attendees. The tickets this year were $75,000,...

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Consideration of Students
Lola Vitrano, Entertainment Editor • May 23, 2024

  Children are subjected to many years of schooling, raising the question: when does it become too much for their developing minds? Throughout childhood, maintaining a healthy...

World Map: Mozambique 5/22/24
News Editors May 22, 2024

“More than 90 people have died after a ferry sank off the north coast of Mozambique, local authorities say,” according to BBC April 7, 2024. A boat tragedy in Nampula province...

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Sophomore Will Wright preforms with M3 while they are attending the Words 
Competition on April 19.
'Champions of the Beat'
Ben Hollis, Chief OP-ED Editor • May 22, 2024

The northeast Ohio area has had its fair share of instrumental music groups thrive over the decades. One of those groups is Matrix Performing Arts, which has three groups that perform in different divisions of Ohio Indoor Performance Association (OIPA) and Winter Guard International (WGI). One of the groups is Matrix 3, which performs in the Scholastic division of OIPA and the Independent A division...

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Savannah Goss poses with her Ohio State merch.
Springing into the Season
Savannah Goss, Business Manager • May 22, 2024

Annually, Ohio State University holds its Spring Game. The Ohio State football team divides and becomes two teams, the Scarlet and the Gray, to hold a friendly and fun football game. On April 13, the Spring Game was televised for the first time with more than 80,000 people in attendance. The light-hearted game included student and fan-involved activities as well as a performance from The Ohio State...

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What's Next Coach?
Sarah McHolm, Copy Editor • May 22, 2024

Girls Lacrosse New Coach: John Streb   Coach John Streb will be the new girls lacrosse head coach for the upcoming season. This isn’t Coach Streb’s first time coaching a sport. He coached some of the girls previously in youth lacrosse. “I have coached basketball and lacrosse in youth, never in high school.” Streb said. I asked him what made him choose to coach at Hoover High...

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ReVIEWS: Starbucks Spicy Strawberry Acai Refresher
Laurisa Frank, Copy Editor • May 23, 2024

Starbucks came out with three Spicy Lemonade Refreshers, along with a Spicy Cream Cold Foam, on April 16th. Starbucks also dropped the “Spicy Dragon Fruit”, “Spicy Pineapple”...

ReVIEWS: Animal + Cannibal
ReVIEWS: Animal + Cannibal
Isabella Taki, News Editor/ P.R. Manager • May 22, 2024

Having a mom in her early 20s during the late 2000s-early 2010s meant growing up listening to amazing music. I’ll never forget the day I was in the shower, my mom waiting for...

[Pictured left to right] AJ Dolph, Eddie McClintox, and Mason Gillet posing for a picture during production.
Taste of Hollywood
Emily Epperly, Focus Editor • May 22, 2024

Earlier this year, JCFilms began working on a movie called “TAKEDOWN,” based on a Hoover graduate’s life. The community, as well as many others, were involved in the making...