May 23, 2022


The General is the student newspaper of Herkimer County Community College.

Our goal is to build a community that provides truthful, unbiased, and reliable news for campus community. The General features continuous, student-driven campus coverage during fall and spring semesters.

Join the Team

Are you a Herkimer College student interested in serving in a staff position or contributing a story? Please contact Advising Editor Blake Pitcher at [email protected].



K. Garcia

Kassandra Garcia is a Communication and Media student who is a Student Ambassador, member of Amnesty International and the Chief Editor for The General. During her free time, she enjoys listening to music, playing video games, and watching anime.


Angel J.

Angel Johnson is a Communication & Media major who specializes in writing, directing, and editing. Angel has been interested in this field since 6th grade, when she would write scripts in her journal. She loves working with a video camera, and just seeing where it will lead.


Anthony G.

There are many words to describe Anthony Graham. Outgoing, charismatic, artistic and versatile are just a few. His newfound passion for photography has sparked an interest in journalism as well. The General provides a place for him to explore both forms of art and experience in the field.


Elora W.

Elora Wilmot is a freshman and a member of the softball team from Cazenovia, NY.  She served as a yearbook sports editor and photographer throughout high school. Elora is drawn to photography because of the emotion someone can capture with a camera — the way someone can relive a moment over and over again as though it happened yesterday.


Olivia Cook is a freshman student majoring in Communication and Media. She’s always had an interest in content creation, but specifically in the editing process. Being an editor for The General allows her to explore these interests.