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Regimented plan

Regimented plan

Lindsey Harrison, Staff Reporter

September 26, 2019

The Puma Regiment is one of the largest, hardest-working programs on campus. This group of 101 students compete across the state, perform during all home varsity football games, and get the Puma Nation hyped up on a regular basis. Throughout the course of a typical week, the students dedicate 15 hours...

Band balances dark show with bright outlook

Band balances dark show with bright outlook

Nathan Tucker, A&E Editor

November 9, 2015

It takes dedication to show up for hours upon hours of rehearsal in the best circumstances. On a hot October afternoon, immediately after class, with a mob of 107 sweaty teenagers ? That is unusual dedication. For the Puma Regiment, that is just Thursday. “It takes a lot of determination and pa...

Perry is represented in the US Army All American Bowl again

Perry is represented in the US Army All American Bowl again

Michelle Bolden, Staff Reporter

November 18, 2014

Say “All American” to the average person and they probably think of top-level basketball or football teams. But Perry’s All Americans play for a different team—the marching band. For the second time in as many years, the Puma Regiment has had two members named to the All American team. Senior...

Behind the scenes of marching band

Behind the scenes of marching band

Michelle Bolden, Staff Reporter

September 18, 2014

Most people don’t realize how much work the Puma Regiment puts into their performances.  These kids are practicing relentlessly, sacrificing an unbelievable amount of time. They work from 5-9 p.m. on Tuesdays, 2:30-5 p.m. on Thursdays, and not to mention, they have 0 hour every morning. However,...

Regiment’s rise of the ‘Machines’

Regiment’s rise of the ‘Machines’

Michelle Bolden, Staff Reporter

August 28, 2014

Perry’s division one marching band, the Puma Regiment, is ready to kick off a new school year with an extraordinary new show concept titled Machine Revolution. “It’s really about the evolution of machines,” drum major Isabella West shares.  The show expresses all aspects of how machines have a...

Higher Division Means Higher Standards for Marching Band

Higher Division Means Higher Standards for Marching Band

Emma Fernandez, Staff Writer

October 22, 2013

Joining the multiple sports on campus, Marching Band is now in division one. Division one bands contain 95 or more participants. As drum major Gabby King explains, “We went from a smaller band of 78 to a medium sized band of 97.” This means that they are the smallest band in division one. Divisio...

New director leads band to new heights

New director leads band to new heights

Victoria Lovvorn, Enterntainment Editor

January 15, 2013

Although marching band season may be over, the new band director, Brandon Kiesgen, is still taking the Jazz and Symphonic bands to new levels. Just recently on Dec. 1,the symphonic band placed superior at the band’s first festival this school year. Not to mention, it was the first time in the [sy...

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