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Balancing time as an involved student can be difficult

Balancing time as an involved student can be difficult

Drew Englis, Co-Business Manager

December 12, 2017


Filed under Humans of PHS

Three AP classes, boys’ soccer, marching and pep band, the musical, as well as debate and forensics are just a few of the many things junior Jamison Foglesong participates in. Foglesong doesn't just happen to be a student athlete, he also happens to be involved in a band, named Verona, in his free ti...

Foglesong balances school, band

Foglesong balances school, band

Drew Englis, Co-Business Manager

December 11, 2017


Filed under Humans of PHS

Three AP classes, boys’ soccer, marching and pep band, the musical, as well as debate and forensics are just a few of the many things junior Jamison Foglesong participates in. Foglesong doesn't just happen to be a student athlete, he also happens to be involved in a band, named Verona, in his free ti...

Humans of PHS: Deena Liston

Humans of PHS: Deena Liston

Scout Molder, Managing Editor

November 8, 2017


Filed under Featured, Humans of PHS, Showcase

Imagine you’re having a normal morning at school, and your teacher asks you to run something to the office. You take your drink with you, and somewhere along the way, you drop it and it spills everywhere. Not only are you embarrassed, you’re worried about cleaning up the mess. You’re proba...

Humans of PHS

October 24, 2017


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Piper High School is approaching its centennial year. Shown below are a fraction of the students who have walked its halls and their stories.

Humans of PHS: Morgan Slaughter

Humans of PHS: Morgan Slaughter

Trey Trumbo, Sports Editor

September 15, 2017


Filed under Featured, Humans of PHS, Showcase

While many students are involved in sports and clubs, a few students got to take part in something different from the usual. In the beginning of August, a few students got the chance to be apart of a music video called “Dance Like Nobody’s Watching You” by Erica Mckenzie and Rex Rubato. One of...

Humans of PHS: Morgan Haworth

Humans of PHS: Morgan Haworth

Megan Neal, Copy editor

September 14, 2017


Filed under Humans of PHS, Uncategorized

Sophomore Morgan Haworth recently underwent surgery to remove an extra bone in her left foot, though this was not the first time. When Haworth was in 6 grade, she had the same surgery, but on her right foot. “I had to get it removed,” Haworth said. “Two bones were rubbing together, and it h...

Humans of PHS: Tyler Ratterman

Humans of PHS: Tyler Ratterman

Karli Trumbo, Staff Writer

March 16, 2017


Filed under Humans of PHS, Showcase

Some people find fashion in top-dollar stores by top designers, and for others it’s whatever they can throw together from a thrift store. However, for senior Tyler Ratterman, his style is one of his own design. Ratterman decided to begin making his own clothes his junior year when he discovered th...

Humans of PHS: Katelyn Angell

Humans of PHS: Katelyn Angell

Taylor Green, Staff Writer

December 6, 2016


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Some might think that running around barrels on a horse is crazy, but to senior Katelyn Angell it’s just another ride. “It’s an adrenaline rush and is definitely not for the faint of heart,” Angell said. “Because it is a timed event, it’s all about pushing yourself and your horse to be ...

Humans of PHS: Caleb Boyle

Humans of PHS: Caleb Boyle

Scout Molder, Staff Writer

September 29, 2016


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The typical teen may choose babysitting, a clothing store or a restaurant as their first job. Senior Caleb Boyle, however, took a completely different route while he was searching for his first job six years ago. Instead of applying for a basic busboy job at Danny’s, Boyle decided to work at the Ka...

Humans of PHS: Maggie Wolf

Humans of PHS: Maggie Wolf

Jalen Zwart, Web Editor

March 19, 2016


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Black hats, wrinkles, warts, and wrong doing; these are things typically associated with witchcraft. However, junior Maggie Wolf doesn’t equate herself to those things while practicing her witching. Wolf got interested in witchcraft when she began to read tarot cards. “It was a slippery slope from...

Humans of PHS: Esrom Griffin

Humans of PHS: Esrom Griffin

Jalen Zwart, Web Editor

October 26, 2015


Filed under Humans of PHS

Oftentimes, our parents’ interests manifest themselves as a major part of our activities and personality. This is true for freshman Esrom Griffin, who has taken to a passion of his father’s: drone building. Griffin’s dad has built drones most of his life. The series of drones they build, known...

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