Hempstead High School announces comeback

After Hempstead High School was placed on the lowest academic rung, the Hempstead School Board rehired Reginald Stroughn to the position of Hempstead High School principal, after having held that position from 2003-09. Stroughn Friday announced some of his plans to raise the school's academic status and increase the graduation rate. Videojournalist: Jeffrey Basinger (Aug. 23, 2013)

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