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Teacher attends March for Our Lives in Washington, D.C.

Teacher attends March for Our Lives in Washington, D.C.

Lauren Textor, Web Editor-in-Chief

April 2, 2018


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The shooting at Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida has led many people to question their beliefs surrounding gun laws––or to strengthen them. The shooting, which left 17 dead, has sparked yet another debate about gun usage and availability, but this time students are heading it. E...

Student walkout in support of Parkland

Student walkout in support of Parkland

Isaia Wilcoxen, Editor-in-Chief

March 14, 2018


Filed under Featured, Showcase

It’s been exactly one month since the deadly school shooting in Parkland, Florida, and today, schools across the nation have walked out to spark change. At 10 this morning students from all over the nation participated in a school walkout as part of the #ENOUGH movement, to spread awareness of...

Courtwarming marks a groovy night for students

Courtwarming marks a groovy night for students

Dalia Mejia, photographer

March 5, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

The disco-themed Courtwarming dance was held at Piper High School Feb.12

Nominees take the court for crowning

Nominees take the court for crowning

Bailey Spencer, Staff Photographer

February 28, 2018


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The courtwarming nominees take the court for their crowning Feb. 9. Seniors Gabe Dandar, Isaiah Washington, Bryce Yoder, Daviance Covington, and Drake Martin are elected for courtwarming king. Senior girls Sophia Frick, Jessica Hutchings, Riley Apperson, Emma Golden, and Aubree Knetter for the queen....

Black History Month intended to celebrate, educate

Black History Month intended to celebrate, educate

Isaia Wilcoxen and Heather Nguyen

February 21, 2018


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February is marked as a month-long celebration of the great achievements of African-Americans and their culture. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Thurgood Marshall and Shirley Chisholm are just a few of the many African-Americans celebrated during Black History Month. “Black History Month means we are taking a...

Senior pursues chemical engineering as career

Senior pursues chemical engineering as career

Drew Englis, Co-Business Manager

February 12, 2018


Filed under Featured, Senior Project

According to the engineering branch at Stanford, "Chemical engineers are in great demand because of the large number of industries that depend on the synthesis and processing of chemicals and materials." Senior Tyler Ash is researching this interesting field for his senior project.  “Over the cours...

Student share embarrassing stories

Student share embarrassing stories

Morgan Haworth, Staff Writer

February 7, 2018


Filed under Featured, Student Life, Uncategorized

Embarrassing stories, we all have them. Some worse than others, but nonetheless embarrassing. One of junior Calleigh Gardner’s embarrassing moments was during dance camp when she forgot an entire dance. "There's a lot of them,” Gardner said. "It was good 'ol sophomore year camp for me. We were out here ...

Online sources leave fine line between cheating and resources for students

Online sources leave fine line between cheating and resources for students

Megan Neal, Copy Editor

January 26, 2018


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As technology advances, it is becoming more common to look answers up online. With a quick search online, students can easily find photocopies, answer keys and summaries of almost all worksheets and homework they receive, some even with step-by-step explanations. Though this may seem like plain cheati...

Gossip fuels daily conversation

Gossip fuels daily conversation

Taylor McEachron, Staff Writer

January 24, 2018


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Gossip is defined as “casual or unconstrained conversation or reports about other people.” From elementary school to high school the topic of gossip had definitely changed. According to junior Calleigh Gardner, gossip in elementary school is not as intense as gossip is now. “Gossip now is about ...

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