• 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
Lauren Textor
Lauren Textor is a senior at Piper High School and this is her fifth semester on staff as Co Editor-in-Chief. She participates in Key Club, Scholars Bowl, National Honors Society, Gay-Straight Alliance, Thirst Project, and Yellow Tulip Project. While Textor was in Chicago, she fell so hard she skinned her knee.

Lauren Textor, Editor-In-Chief

Apr 23, 2019
Coping with college rejection letters (Story)
Mar 21, 2019
Girls wrestling competes at state tournament in McPherson (Story)
Feb 28, 2019
Basketball sets eyes on state championship (Story)
Feb 28, 2019
Government shutdown could happen again (Story)
Feb 11, 2019
Restaurant offers a chance to support local businesses, enjoy Chinese (Story)
Dec 11, 2018
Drag queens bring the holiday spirit in annual tour (Story/Media)
Dec 04, 2018
‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ rocks (Story)
Nov 21, 2018
Midterm elections flip house, add diversity to Congress (Story)
Nov 15, 2018
Mothman legend keeps Point Pleasant tourism alive as tourists attempt to unravel mystery (Story)
Oct 31, 2018
Hocus Pocus wows viewers 25 years after release date (Story)
Oct 30, 2018
Halloween changes over time (Story)
Sep 27, 2018
Seniors plan for life after high school (Story)
Sep 25, 2018
Which classic fall feature are you? (Story)
Apr 02, 2018
Teacher attends March for Our Lives in Washington, D.C. (Story)
Mar 01, 2018
District renews safety measures (Story)
Feb 07, 2018
Stephen King’s memoir is no less thrilling than his novels (Story)
Feb 01, 2018
“The Darkest Part of the Forest” simultaneously chills and touches readers (Story)
Jan 31, 2018
Varsity girls’ basketball defeats Baldwin at the Wellsville Top Gun Tournament (Story)
Jan 17, 2018
No Name-Calling Week marks community, national effort to prevent bullying (Story/Media)
Jan 11, 2018
20 ways to reduce anxiety and live a happier life (Story)
Dec 18, 2017
Musical production illustrates collaborative effort of cast, crew, staff (Story)
Oct 24, 2017
Humans of PHS (Media)
Nov 30, 2017
NHS hours must be submitted by Jan. 12 (Story)
Nov 30, 2017
Key Club recruits volunteers for the holiday season (Story)
Nov 28, 2017
Which Disney Channel Original Movie are you? (Story)
Nov 27, 2017
Cast and crew work behind the scenes of the Drowsy Chaperone (Story/Media)
Nov 23, 2017
Homelessness during the holidays impacts families across America (Story)
Oct 27, 2017
Staff’s corner: favorite Halloween movie (Story)
Sep 27, 2017
Shelton develops goals for last year of high school (Media)
Oct 23, 2017
Which Halloween movie are you? (Story)
Oct 10, 2017
Seniors recognized as National Merit Scholars (Story)
Oct 02, 2017
Homecoming dance to be Oct. 7 (Story)
Sep 19, 2017
Homecoming candidates for king and queen announced (Story)
Sep 18, 2017
College fairs and ACT prep available for interested students (Story)
Sep 18, 2017
Farm to the Table Challenge grants students money for project (Story)
Sep 12, 2017
Anime club forms to reflect interests (Story)
Sep 08, 2017
Life skills class sells dog treats for fundraiser (Story)
Sep 04, 2017
Young Achievers Program encourages college and career readiness, personal growth (Story)
Aug 31, 2017
Book store’s rich past influences promising future (Media)
Aug 29, 2017
Robotics prepares, sends care package to coach overseas (Story)
Aug 23, 2017
Musical auditions to be held Aug. 29 through Sept. 1 (Story)
Aug 12, 2017
Graduate receives scholarship at Chiefs game (Story)
Jun 13, 2017
Local shop owners share their part in Lawrence’s history (Story/Media)
Jun 12, 2017
Coming soon to the kcpipernews near you: student blogs (Story)
Jun 12, 2017
Publications staffers attend journalism camps (Story)
May 20, 2017
Rising junior receives awards, scholarships for girls’ golf (Story)
May 09, 2017
Students start band for creative outlet (Story)
May 09, 2017
Students fit schools to personality (Story)
May 09, 2017
Club leaders don’t see change for the future (Media)
Apr 21, 2017
Lady Pirates softball continue winning streak (Story)
Apr 14, 2017
Softball wins first game of the season (Story)
Apr 07, 2017
End-of-year apathy causes drop in grades (Story)
Mar 30, 2017
Softball holds pancake breakfast (Story)
Mar 16, 2017
Teacher absence leaves students gritting their teeth (Story)
Mar 11, 2017
Gaining a new appreciation of sports (Story)
Mar 09, 2017
Lady Pirates win first-round state tournament game, move on to semi-finals (Story)
Mar 02, 2017
“Jessica Jones:” Rediscovering series proves worthwhile through action-packed, sensitive plot (Story)
Feb 21, 2017
Private detective series absorbs viewers while avoiding cliches (Story)
Feb 14, 2017
Senior develops comedic routine, performs (Story/Media)
Feb 07, 2017
Staff perspectives of drug usage evolution vary (Story)
Jan 24, 2017
Netflix adaptation of Lemony Snicket’s masterpiece lives up to standards (Story)
Jan 24, 2017
Student plans to breed fish for senior project (Story)
Dec 15, 2016
Cheerleader receives Top All-American title (Story)
Dec 08, 2016
SoundCloud heroes (Story)
Dec 08, 2016
Students reminisce on winter break memories (Story)
Nov 09, 2016
Boys’ soccer team volunteers at homeless shelter (Story)
Nov 04, 2016
Costumes allow students to express creativity (Story)
Oct 27, 2016
Favorite fall activities rest in stereotyped category (Story)
Sep 27, 2016
Cheer team dominated by underclassmen sees the positive (Story)
Sep 07, 2016
3rd Street Asylum’s reign of terror begins (Story)
May 20, 2016
Life Skills program opens new doors for students, mentors (Story/Media)
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