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Dua Lipa Reviewed

Megan Jamora, Staff

November 16, 2017


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Dua Lipa’s self-titled album is out and it is definitely one of the best records to come out by a female artist this year. Opening with the track “Genesis,” the electric, poppy vibe of the song brings something new to the table. The lyrics “Tell me that it’s not the end of us / How can...

Fall Fashion Lookbook 2017

Fall Fashion Lookbook 2017

November 15, 2017


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This year’s fall fashion is in full effect and you need to know about it. From mustard yellow sweaters to “millennial pink” shoes, according to Cosmopolitan magazine, current fashion trends are getting tons of attention. Most of our generation is wearing clothes that fit their own aesthetic and...

The Dark Tower Review

Kate Lychik, A&E Writer

October 26, 2017


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The Dark Tower, a movie based on a novel by Stephen King, was released not too long ago. It offered an interesting blend of fantasy elements and the real world. I cannot say how accurately it followed the book, since I have not read it but I did enjoy the movie. The movie takes place partly in pr...

Game of Thrones Season 7 Review

Kate Lychik, A&E Writer

October 26, 2017


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Dragons, wars and the undead marching to snuff the life from mankind: that one show that makes fans laugh and cry, rage and cry some more. The seventh season of Game of Thrones had one of the most widely anticipated premieres of 2017. The season has already wrapped up, the finale having been aired in...

School spirit on display at recent football game

School spirit on display at recent football game

October 26, 2017


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Students attending a football game display school spirit. Amazing spirit pushed the Viking football team to yet another win....

Thr3e Coffee makes impressions on PHS studednts

Kayla Morris

October 20, 2017


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Thr3e coffee is a local coffee shop that has made a big impression on PHS students throughout the years. One of Thr3e's best selling drinks is a 'Sunburn'. This drinks is a 'Full Throttle' with flavoring that has a flavor of citrus twist. The café also sells hundreds of assorted bagels and pastries d...

New Books In School Library

New Books In School Library

Kayla Morris, A&E/Op Ed Writer

October 5, 2017


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Recently,the school librarians, Beth Watts,  Carrie Burrus and Kelly Burgess purchased some new books for student use.  ...

Year Offers Exciting Video Games

Kate Lychik, Staff

September 28, 2017


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This year has been a momentous year for the gaming community and it is not over yet. With the release of consoles such as the Nintendo Switch and the XBox One S, new games are bountiful and exciting. Astounding successes like The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild keeps those of the gaming community...

Ed Sheeran Captures Audience

Ed Sheeran Captures Audience

Haley Keizur, Chief

August 16, 2017


Filed under 2016-2017, A&E, Showcase

Have you ever waited so long for something that the moment it finally happens, it is absolutely surreal? That was my experience when I saw Ed Sheeran at the Tacoma Dome in July. I had been a fan for five years but had never been able to see him live. But those years of agony, years of hearing stories...

Sifting Through Thrift, Consignment Shops

Sierra Barrow, Staff

March 31, 2017


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A place where an owner’s once shiny new objects eventually lost the sparkle in their eye and are now passed on as a lackluster item, thrift and consignment stores are the objects second chance at being that shiny new item to someone else. An increasing trend adopted by many at PHS is the "thrift st...

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