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13 reasons why not to watch ’13 Reasons Why’

Mia Irvin, Opinions Editor
May 23, 2017
Filed under Opinions

  On Mar. 31, 2017, Netflix released a show called 13 Reasons Why based off the novel by Jay Asher. The show detailed the life of a teenage girl named Hannah Baker who was driven to suicide after a year of being harassed verbally, sexually, and physically. Before she dies however, Baker takes ...

Final Moments: creation of the 2016 senior slideshow

Final Moments: creation of the 2016 senior slideshow

Izzy Rozansky, Staff Reporter
April 27, 2016
Filed under Features, Multimedia, Showcase

Senior year, just the mention of it triggers strong emotion. The last year of high school,last year at the place where most began their high school careers. A great way to capture memories is through pictures, and most teenagers nowadays do just that. In order to commemorate the memories of this ye...

Goals, Expectations, Reality

Goals, Expectations, Reality

Kendall MacGregor, Staff Reporter
February 2, 2016
Filed under Double Truck

“Goals, goals, goals,” if I hear mention of this word one more time I might slam my head through a wall. The expectations of high school relationships have skyrocketed through the roof into a land of fantasy. Many teenagers now expect the world and more from their significant others. Social ...

Talented Pumas wrap up a record-breaking season

Talented Pumas wrap up a record-breaking season

Ryan Zolin, Staff Reporter
May 19, 2015
Filed under Sports

In what many people considered the most talented team in school history, the baseball team finished a record-breaking 2015 campaign on a sour note. The Pumas (20-8, 13-5) were able to host their first-ever playoff game after winning a school-best 20 regular season games and earning a first round bye...

An outlook on football’s season

An outlook on football’s season

Ryan Zolin, Staff Reports
September 25, 2014
Filed under Sports

Football’s season has had many standout players to watch. According to assistant coach Nathan Harder, “[The defense’s] improvement has been [mainly] technique-wise.” Perry’s defense has only allowed 57 points this season, second in D1 behind Hamilton who has given up 48 points. Senior...

Young hockey team looks to improve

Young hockey team looks to improve

Ryan Zolin, Staff Reporter
September 25, 2014
Filed under Sports

The Perry-Basha hockey team is determined to do well this season after an upsetting season last year. The team finished 8-12 last season with only 16 points total. They look to overcome that and get into the playoffs this season. Perry’s Brendan Andrews who is playing right wing this year predicts...

Boys golf battles fluke injury

Devlin Clark, Staff Reporter
September 23, 2014
Filed under Sports

The boys have had a great season so far with several top finishes from Brad Pottle, Brady Hatten, and Mike Finnegan. Brady Hatten sustained an injury to his right shoulder during a match against Mountain Pointe and Basha. Hatten explained that his “[injury] had no effect on the outcome of the match b...

Teens feel pressure from siblings in school

Lani Dekker, Features Editor
May 22, 2013
Filed under Opinions

Younger siblings typically feel like they have to measure up to their older siblings. Especially when it comes to graduating high school. Some teens feel like they have to have a better GPA, better extracurricular activities, and better acceptance letters. When it comes to my family, the pressure is almost ...

Transition from high school to college

Ciera Woodfin, Opinion Editor
May 22, 2013
Filed under Opinions

The drastic change that will occur in the step from leaving high school and entering college can have some students feeling elated and prepared, while leaving others taken aback. There are several people in high school that have always been independent and ready to take on the next task at hand. But, wh...

Internships; How they help

Michael Wolfe, Social Media Editor
May 22, 2013
Filed under News

Internships are an opportunistic way to introduce yourself to the working world. Internships allow you to do work in the field you are interested in getting into, before you actually graduate college and decide whether or not that career is a match or not. Most college administrations would agree that ...

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