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

Legacy Landing: Memorial Stadium
Memorial Stadium served the North Canton community for the past 76 years, and the memories will last a lifetime. In the next chapter, the new grandstand will have a roof, wider aisles, handrails and handicap-accessible seating. North Canton City Schools is grateful for the continued support of our community in making these improvements possible. More information about the athletic facilities project and opportunities to donate: https://hoovervikings.com/masterplan/
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.
Yes, the Earth is Round
Molly Andrews, Beat Editor • May 11, 2023

We have been learning the difference between 2D and 3D shapes for all our lives. How a piece of paper is a rectangle, but a stack of papers is a rectangular prism. But one heated debate is if the Earth is flat. If it is in fact...

'NovusOrdo SECLORUM'
Kosta Volas, Editor in Chief • May 11, 2023

Have you ever wondered if people are planning to take over the world? What about if there was going to be a wipeout of the population, or heck, even a real-life Thanos snap? Well, guess what? Your thoughts and nightmares are...

Conspiracy of the Mind
Carys Eynon, Copy Editor • May 11, 2023

The Monopoly man has a monocle. Curious George has a tail. Pikachu has a black-tipped tail. Right? Wrong. You’ve been subjected to the Mandela Effect, a phenomenon in which people “misremember a historical event or person,”...

Photography/Public Domain
JFK: What Really Happened?
Niko Pitinii, Managing Editor • April 28, 2023

Shortly after noon on November 22, 1963, the 35th president of the United States, John F. Kennedy was assassinated in Dallas, Texas by Lee Harvey Oswald. Or was he? The story behind the death of President Kennedy still fascinates...

Photography/Alexis Spangler
Political Q&A with Mr. Motz
Noah Lewis, Entertainment Editor • April 28, 2023

Q: How do you think Conspiracy Theories have influenced our political climate, especially recently? A: “I think conspiracy theories have become a more prominent tool of political operatives of late because there is a specific...

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Homecoming Dance 2023!
Homecoming, here we come!

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September 22
79°/ 53°
September 23
72°/ 48°
September 24
68°/ 51°
Photography: Alyssa Evans
Strength in Their Words
Ashley Raber, Features Editor • May 16, 2023

North Canton Middle School are finding strength and meaning in the written word. Sixth-grade English teacher Mrs. Jessica Ventosa is working with her middle school team [pictured...

Elementary Building 
Photography: NCCS/ Used with permission
Nearing Completion
Campbell Hollis, Infographics Editor • May 16, 2023

Sol Harris/Day Architecture is an architecture and design firm based in Northeastern Ohio that worked with North Canton City Schools to design the new intermediate and elementary...

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Go Vikes! HHS Athletics
Check out the schedules, stats and scores at https://hoovervikings.com/
All photography by AnnaSophia Bates on April 27th.
Girls' Lacrosse: A Photo Essay
May 18, 2023

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Junior Sadie Carroll receives a throw during the conference game against the Lake Blue Streaks at home April 4. Photography: Mr. Tim McCarty/Used with permission
The Tie that Binds
Seyara Wanigarathne, Business Manager • May 18, 2023

Hoover High School’s softball team is nothing short of a well-rounded team. With multiple championships and victories under their belt, there is no doubt that these girls are ready for any challenge sent their way. At the time of publication, the varsity team has an overall record of 9-8, with a conference record of 4-4. Members of the team spoke about more than the records however — they spoke...

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A Swing and a Miss in Labor Talks
Ben Hollis, OP-ED Editor • May 18, 2023

The sport of baseball has been in a standstill when it comes to labor rights as of late. One real issue has been the treatment of Minor League players in ball clubs system. While Major League stars such as New York Mets pitcher Justin Verlander will make more than $43 million, the average minor league player will make around $700 a week in AAA and as little as $400 in rookie ball. That equates to around...

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ReVIEWS: Did You Know That Theres a Tunnel Under Ocean Blvd
ReVIEWS: Did You Know That There's a Tunnel Under Ocean Blvd
Madi Vardavas, Focus Editor • May 17, 2023

Although Lana Del Rey is not my favorite artist, I would like to consider myself a fan of hers. From the girl who brought you “Summertime Sadness,” a whole new album has recently...

ReVIEWS: Youd be Home Now
ReVIEWS: You'd be Home Now
Laurisa Frank, Staff Writer • May 17, 2023

You’d Be Home Now” is a great read. This book is a mix of everything. It shows love, drama, comedy and yet still brings light to the topic of teenage addiction. “You’d...

ReVIEWS: Dungeons and Dragons
ReVIEWS: Dungeons and Dragons
Finn Wilburn, Staff Writer • May 17, 2023

Based on the 1974 board game Dungeons and Dragons, this movie is more than just an all-star cast, better yet, it’s everything from the cinematography, to the music, to the plot,...