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  • September 16The sophomore class Prince and Princess are Adam Novak and Zoey Pudenz
  • September 16The junior class Prince and Princess are Kyron Fergus and Gwen Gambrill
  • September 16Candidates for senior class Queen are Morgan Haworth, Jamike Unoke, Jamir Jones, Sydney Rhodes, and Natalie Frick
  • September 16Candidates for senior class King are Jack Robinson, Miles Lockridge, Rene Evans, Drake Devine, and David Holmes

New leadership takes over Booster Club

New leadership takes over Booster Club

Megan Neal, Print Editor

August 15, 2019

The booster club met Jul. 31 to appoint a new president after Nancy Evans stepped down. Danell Collins agreed to take over, in order to prevent the club from dissolving.  Evans announced her wish to step down as president and pass the job on to the next set of high school parents at the end of t...

Senior Barbecue and Grad Walk Cancelled

Senior Barbecue and Grad Walk Cancelled

Blake Beashore

May 7, 2019

The senior barbecue and grad walk, which were scheduled for Tuesday, May 7, are canceled due to poor weather conditions. The grad walk has been rescheduled for Thursday, May 9, after senior breakfast. The senior barbecue will not be rescheduled.

PHS dance team showcase

PHS dance team showcase

Taylor McEachron, Co-Web Editor

March 21, 2019

The Piper Dance Team will be having their second annual showcase. They will be performing many group routines from throughout the 2018-19 season. The team will also be showcasing many solos and duos and a guy/girl routine including seniors Kaleb Brown and Corbin Fullerton, juniors Christian Arndt, Miles...

Project Grad holds design contest

Project Grad holds design contest

Melanie Mnirajd, Design Editor

March 4, 2019

Project Grad is holding a t-shirt design contest for the Class of 2019 t-shirts. These shirts will be given out at Senior Breakfast to each of the seniors at no cost, courtesy of the Project Grad Committee. They will be worn at the Main Event celebration after graduation. Design requirements: -Us...

Excessive snow days lead to extended school day

Excessive snow days lead to extended school day

Scout Molder, co editor-in-chief

February 28, 2019

Due to more school cancellation than expected for the year, the Board of Education and administration decided to add five minutes to the school day at the high school and 10 minutes to the school day at the middle school. Additionally, the last two days of school, May 15 and 16, will be full days in...

Construction begins on bond issue building

Construction begins on bond issue building

Trey Trumbo, Staff writer

February 28, 2019

Many students, administrators and community members were upset when the bond issue to build a new high school, set to be completed in 2018, was rejected four years ago. As a result, Piper has continued to remain overpopulated, with more than 2,300 students in attendance. The incoming freshman class is set ...

Government shutdown could happen again

Government shutdown could happen again

Charles Connor and Lauren Textor

February 28, 2019

Weeks of headlines were made for every major news source when President Donald Trump announced that the federal government would be shutting down due to Congress’s decision not to grant the requested five billion dollar funding for a wall along the United States-Mexico border. However, the cost of...

Booster Club questions future

Booster Club questions future

Megan Neal, Managing Editor

February 19, 2019

 Behind the concession stands, scholarships, new warm-ups and other fundraising for the clubs, teams and activities of the high school is the PHS Booster Club. “PHS Booster Club is an outside, all volunteer, non-profit organization which operates concessions for athletics and other fundraising school ...

Courtwarming updates

Courtwarming updates

Taylor McEachron, Co-Web Editor

February 5, 2019

Congratulations to the following for being nominated by their senior class as Courtwarming candidates: Josie Barbosa Grace Hawley LaKya Leslie Charity Monroe Jada Simmons   Kimball Backus Braijion Barnes Tyrone Bates Charlie Connor Esrom Griffin   All...

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