Did you have a positive experience growing up in Hicksville and attending its public schools? Was there a teacher or administrator who had an important influence on the successful adult you eventually became? Why not now, "pay it forward" and help current and future HHS students become successful future adults?
Remembering My 1st Teacher
by Karl Schweitzer, Class of 1981
I walked into CVS the other day to pick up some prescriptions. We all know those golden days aren’t so golden. Anyway, this is not about aging or prescription drugs. It’s about looking back 55 years ago.
As I walked past a woman to get on the long line at the pharmacy, something struck me about her. She looked awfully familiar. It didn’t take long to realize why. I turned to my wife and said, “That’s my kindergarten teacher, Miss McCormack.”
Honoring a Hicksville Vet
Bill Frank grew up in Hicksville. I have known him for about 40 years. Bill served in Vietnam and has helped veterans who served not only in WWII but also through the most recent wars and conflicts.
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