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Cussing: the language epidemic of the youth

Serena Fink, Reporter

January 25, 2013


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It’s heard on the radio, it’s heard on TV, it’s used when angry and as a joke but inappropriate language is being heard all over Puyallup High School. “At least once a day I will hear something inappropriate in the hallways and that is simply once too much,” Principal Jason Smith said. The...

School band competes in local band contest

Sierra Tryon, Features Editor

January 25, 2013


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Every year The Rock Pizza sponsors a contest for high school bands to record classic rock and compete against each other. Eric Ryan has been directing the PHS band for 13 years. This year the band hopes to live up to their previous successes with the piece Karn Evil 9, originally recorded by Emerso...

Return to Middle Earth exceptional

Patrick Fairbanks and Samantha Magin

December 20, 2012


Filed under A&E, Showcase

When we first sat down in the theater while we were anticipating to see The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, excitement would be an understatement. A true die-hard fan even dressed up and went to the midnight premiere. We first sat down and mindlessly munched on some popcorn, talked to each other, te...

Skyfall rises above

Skyfall rises above

Zach Halte and Gabe Carroll

November 21, 2012


Filed under A&E, Showcase

Action. Women. Espionage. Bond. To call Skyfall your typical action flick or even your typical Bond flick would be far from giving it the justice it deserves. Don’t watch Skyfall because it’s fun to watch Bond shoot, punch and kick people in the face (although it is), watch Skyfall because...

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