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New club honors Shakespeare’s works

New club honors Shakespeare’s works

Morgan Chung, Staff Reporter

March 23, 2018


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In 1592, William Shakespeare kick-started his career as a famous playwright and he had composed plays that have lasted beyond his lifetime. Currently, students are required to read his plays in school. But one teacher is changing it all so students can learn to enjoy his creations the way he originally...

Beyond the school stage

Beyond the school stage

Cameron Martin, Double Truck editor

March 8, 2018


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For seniors Lizzy Jensen and Emily Woodward-Shaw, the art of theatre has not only become an important cornerstone of their high school identities, but also a getaway from the stressors of AP classes, time management, and much more. The duo began acting together in the seventh and eighth grades...

Curious Savage set to debut

Morgan Cleary, Staff Reporter

March 6, 2018


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Are you a curious teenager who only has the motivation to be as much of a savage as you can? Then Perry Theater Company has the perfect production for you, Curious Savage. This play is about an elderly women who has recently lost her husband and is surrounded by her three terrible step children. The...

Capturing the past and present

Capturing the past and present

Morgan Cleary, Staff Reporter

March 6, 2018


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For the last nine years, Elizabeth Tompkins has mentored hundreds of students behind the lenses of Cannons, Nikons, and little black cardboard boxes with pinholes. The former Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer came to PHS in the fall of 2010 to teach photography, and soon turned an elective class...

Oscar Predictions 2018

Oscar Predictions 2018

Mia Irvin and Lauren Fountain

February 16, 2018


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  Best Picture: “Call Me by Your Name” “Darkest Hour” “Dunkirk” “Get Out” “Lady Bird” “Phantom Thread” “The Post” “The Shape of Water” “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” Lead Actor: Timothée Chalamet, “Call Me by Your Name”...

Students Idea of a Perfect Valentine’s Day

Students Idea of a Perfect Valentine’s Day

CJ Jamerson, Writer

February 14, 2018


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Students give opinions on their perfect Valentine's Day

Best places to get your Valentines gift without breaking the bank

Best places to get your Valentines gift without breaking the bank

Carter Richey, Staff Reporter

February 14, 2018


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When it comes to Valentine's day there's girls getting oversized teddy bears, chocolate and yes the coveted red roses. Now guys get an occasional gift or two. But I wanted to focus on what guys get for girls. Now everyone has seen a girl walking around with a huge teddy bear or some chocolates and...

Valentine’s Day Proves Importance to Couple on Campus

Valentine’s Day Proves Importance to Couple on Campus

Michael McKinzie, Staff Reporter

February 14, 2018


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February 14th. A day every couple on campus marks on their calendar. Whether it’s students purchasing chocolates, flowers, or saxograms, the day proves importance to relationships no matter age or beliefs. Seniors, Dalton Johnston and Ayanna Purdie will be enjoying their third Valentine’s Day togethe...

Love built on blood

Love built on blood

Jonathan Garcia, Staff Reporter

February 14, 2018


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Chocolates, fuzzy bears, big hearts, broken hearts, and blood. Everything that makes up the wonderful holiday named after the martyr named Valentine. Not something most would expect for an origin story. Death, oppression, sacrifices,  and war would seem foreign to our lovey dovey holiday, if not for...

What you should know before going with a DIY gift

Crista Ramos, Staff Reporter

February 14, 2018


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Everyone wants to get that special someone the perfect gift. The problem is they always get stuck on what to get them. Making a gift is meaningful but it can cause a dent in your wallet. Many of the “do it yourself” gifts have gained popularity due to how thoughtful they are. Examples would be ...

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