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  • March 6Spirit bus signups for State basketball will be Tuesday and Wednesday morning in the commons.

  • February 28Powerlifting competes at 4A State Saturday at Basehor-Linwood.

  • February 28Interested in becoming a PHS dance team member? Pick up a flier from the office or Coach Kohrs.

  • February 28Prospective PHS volleyball players should plan on attending a meeting in the PHS commons area during seminar on Monday, March 4.

Humans of PHS: Dona O’Neal

Humans of PHS: Dona O’Neal

Megan Neal, Managing Editor

February 4, 2019


Filed under Featured, Humans of PHS, Showcase

When a teacher is gone for the day, a substitute is trusted to take over their class. Students may see this as a day of busy work or a chance to mess around, but some substitutes are known to be able to control the classroom as the regular teacher would. One of these substitutes is Dona O’Neal. O’Neal ...

Homecoming Proposals

Homecoming Proposals

Blake Beashore

October 9, 2018


Filed under Humans of PHS, Showcase

She didn’t see it coming. He had told her he wasn’t going to ask her. It was a normal Monday when sophomore, Tamar Bates, told his girlfriend, sophomore Evelyn Vazquez, that he had to go home with his brother. Just a few minutes later when she went to leave herself she saw her surprise. “I went...

YouTuber Interview

YouTuber Interview

Raul Villegas, Mass Media Student

January 4, 2018


Filed under Humans of PHS

Freshman London Rodela is the host of the YouTube channel “Magestic.” Rodela's content contains rants, storytime videos and Photoshop videos. He started his YouTube channel March 6, 2016. He said his first intentions were to make his channel a successful gaming channel. But now he is making ...

Student pursues rap career

Student pursues rap career

Megan Neal, Copy Editor

December 19, 2017


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Sophomore James Palmgreen is one of the newest aspiring rappers to hit Soundcloud. Palmgreen has been rapping for three years on his own and plans to continue for as long as he can imagine. “I had the passion and thought I’d be good at it,” Palmgreen said. “When I get older I want to make m...

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


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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


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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


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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...

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