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  • February 28The registration deadline for the April 4th ACT is today, Friday, Feb. 28
  • February 3Piper Educational Foundation is hosting a trivia night as a fundraiser to support Piper Schools. This will be held Feb. 29 7:00 pm
  • February 3Parent Teacher Conferences will be on Feb. 12 and 13 from 4:00 p.m to 7:00 p.m
  • January 22Parking passes should be displayed in the front window of cars. Parking lot checks will start on Friday

Student Blogs

Mothman legend keeps Point Pleasant tourism alive as tourists attempt to unravel mystery

The Mothman Statue in Point Pleasant, West Virginia was erected in 2003 when Gunn Park was renamed Mothman Park.

Lauren Textor, Editor-In-Chief

November 15, 2018

He’s big, he’s furry and he’s out for blood. Mothman may not be as popular of a figure in pop culture as Bigfoot, but the cryptid has his own band of followers and has turned Point Pleasant, West Virginia into a booming tourist attraction with a museum, statue and an annual festival dedica...

Aliens create greatest conspiracy of all

Roswell, New Mexico is the site of one of the most infamous alien stories.

Hannah Haworth, Co-Web Editor

May 12, 2018

The completion of my conspiracy theory blog ends in the holy grail of the unknown: Aliens. Nearly any conspiracy theory can end in aliens according to some fanatics, and the internet is constantly bombarded with supposed UFO sightings, but these “sightings” undermine the actual stories of aliens. Fly...

Dyatlov pass surrounded by mystery

The nine hikers of the Dyatlov pass set out for the Ural mountains.

Hannah Haworth, Co-Web Editor

March 20, 2018

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Sleeping less to do more

Sleeping less to do more

Hannah Pappert, Photo Editor

March 6, 2018

At one point, we have all wished we had more time to accomplish something. We wish there were more than just 24 hours in a day. Including the time that it takes to get ready, I spend 9 hours on school a day. That doesn’t include the rest of my day of homework and softball, which usually takes up another ...

Illuminati conspiracy fueled by novels

The Illuminati triangle is a valued symbol within the group.

Hannah Haworth, Co-Web Editor

February 26, 2018

Upon finishing the novel “Angels and Demons” by Dan Brown, I have found an increasing interest with the Illuminati. I know of the group known to create a New World Order, but I, for the most part, brushed off the conspiracy theories I had heard, until finishing this novel. Brown brings another...

Government conspiracy hides dark history

MK-Ultra is a government project involving mind control.

Hannah Haworth, Co-Web Editor

January 9, 2018

MK-Ultra is a dark part of America’s already bloody history, and not a well-known fact to many Americans the terror and experiments that went on for twenty years. The U.S. was worried that the Soviet Union was brainwashing American prisoners of war, thus MK-Ultra began, so between the years of 1953 an...

Christmas conspiracies cultivate sinister scenes

Christmas conspiracies cultivate sinister and dark movie backgrounds.

Hannah Haworth, Co-Web Editor

December 22, 2017

The holiday season brings joy to many, and a large part of this jolly time of year is the annual arrival of Christmas movies, but the happy family films that usually play during December may have a dark and sinister secret. Much like any movie, fans create conspiracies that follow and connect class...

Simulated universe suggests sims-like reality

The simulated universe theory has rose in popularity since people started noticing 'glitches' in everyday life.

Hannah Haworth, Co-Web Editor

November 22, 2017

Recently, there has been an increased interest in conspiracy theories through YouTubers and Twitter threads, but one in particular has caught the attention of a few to be a little more involved. Pop culture has taken the idea of a virtual world and presented it in multitudes of different genres, but, as su...

Avril Lavigne believed to be cloned after unexpected passing

Conspiracy theorists compare Avril Lavigne before and after 2003 to prove the theory real.

Hannah Haworth, Co-Web Editor

October 25, 2017

Possibly one of the most well-known conspiracies by Twitter users is that singer-songwriter Avril Lavigne is dead and was replaced by a look-alike. Now, before any assumptions are made, the timeline takes place after the iconic bop “Sk8er Boi” shook this entire generation. Lavigne’s first studio al...

Talkin reflects on his time at Piper

Jacob Talkin plays soccer in the 2014 season

Trey Trumbo, Staff Writer

October 2, 2017

Piper has had 98 grades to graduate. Each graduating class has had special students in every single grade. One of these alumni is Jacob Talkin. Talkin graduated in the school year of 2015-2016 and now attends Washburn University. He participated in soccer, bowling and much more during high school. ...

Shelton develops goals for last year of high school

Shelton develops goals for last year of high school

Taylor McEachron, Co-Web Editor

September 27, 2017

Senior year is a time to reflect on the past three years of high school. Senior Jordan Shelton said that his high school experience has been surreal. Shelton describes his experience as adventurous. He has enjoyed getting to meet new people and all of the teachers as well. Along with that, Shelton has a ...

Lohan sees double

Lohan sees double

Hannah Haworth, Co-Web Editor

September 20, 2017

I am an avid conspiracy theorist. I lose myself in the ideas that live behind our reality that may or may not be real. The first theory involves a well known celebrity from many people’s childhood, Lindsay Lohan. Lindsay Lohan, before her eventual downfall into a life of court appearances and DUIs...

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