The Viking Vanguard

Teens continue to fight stigma of mental illness

Katia Hawley, Staff

October 24, 2014

Depression is a chemical imbalance of serotonin and dopamine in the brain.  From a technical standpoint that is all depression is, chemicals.  But from a real life standpoint it is so much more. Puyallup High School counselor...

Alumni Heimlich leaves to attend OSU on scholarship

Katia Hawley, Staff

September 25, 2014

Senior year: For most the best year of the high school experience. The last year for students to give their final hoorah, the last year for spirit days, football games and high school dances. But for former Puyallup High Schoo...

Buensuceso accepts AP challenge

Katia Hawley, Staff

September 25, 2014

Advanced Placement classes: for some students they are their best friends and for others their worst enemies. Many students will take two maybe three AP classes in a year; a few will test their abilities and take four or five. Then there are the few who will sign u...