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Meet The Ohana of Polynesian Club

Meet The Ohana of Polynesian Club

by Jake Grosvenor, Editor-In-Chief

March 29, 2018


Filed under clubs, events & competitions, FEATURES, SHOWCASE

Palo Verde is filled with clubs and students with unique and wonderful talents, and Polynesian club offers unique activities to students while fostering great relationships along the way. Meeting every Monday from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm and Saturdays from 10 am to 12 pm, Polynesian Club offers a place f...

Palo’s First Jazz Cafe

Palo’s First Jazz Cafe

by Ainslee Archibald, Reporter

March 26, 2018


Filed under clubs, events & competitions, FEATURES, SHOWCASE

The Palo Verde Jazz Program held its first annual Jazz Café with food and music to fundraise. The event was held on March 9th from 7 to 9 pm in the Palo Cafeteria. Jazz 1, Jazz 2, and small groups of students played a variety of pieces. The food was mostly snack food like chips, cupcakes, and a wide ...

Palo Honors Mr. Hechter by Wearing Bow Ties

Palo Honors Mr. Hechter by Wearing Bow Ties

by Jake Grosvenor, Editor-In-Chief

March 8, 2018


Filed under events & competitions, FEATURES, SHOWCASE

On March 7, Palo staff and students wore bow ties to school to honor Mr. Hechter’s passing after a long battle with cancer. Students and teachers who knew him had grown to admire and love his habit of wearing bow ties each Wednesday. In remembrance, staff and students sported bow ties to pay respect...

Vegas Week at Palo

Vegas Week at Palo

by Brisa Muscaglione, Andrew Ochoa, Kayla Faasse, and Bailey Uzzardo

February 14, 2018


Filed under events & competitions, FEATURES, SHOWCASE

Palo Verde continued it’s spirit week tradition this year with a brand-new theme, and exciting activities for all students.  Panther Week’s theme this year was Las Vegas. Per usual, Palo had a the dress-up theme each day, music and activities at lunch, and an assembly to round the whole week out. ...

Dia de los Muertos Celebration Held at Springs Preserve

Dia de los Muertos Celebration Held at Springs Preserve

by Hope Freeland and Vaneassa Abbitt

November 9, 2017


Filed under events & competitions, FEATURES, SHOWCASE

Dia de los Muertos is a Mexican holiday where they celebrate those who have passed. They create altars which are big and colorful to celebrate their loved ones. The altars are decorated based on each person and what they liked. It’s their way of showing that they will never be forgotten. The Springs...

Panthers Venture ‘Into the Wild’ for Homecoming Week

Panthers Venture ‘Into the Wild’ for Homecoming Week

by Brisa Muscaglione and Andrew Ochoa

October 9, 2017


Filed under events & competitions, FEATURES, SHOWCASE

Last week, panthers enjoyed dress-up days, special events, and more in anticipation of one of the most popular dances of the year: Homecoming. Palo kicked off the week by decorating the school to fit the dance’s theme this year of “Into the Wild”. With halls covered in moss and vine, and ...

Fourth Annual Life is Beautiful

Fourth Annual Life is Beautiful

by Brisa Muscaglione, Features Editor

October 2, 2017


Filed under events & competitions, FEATURES, SHOWCASE

Once again, the excitement I felt for one of the only music and art festivals Las Vegas has to offer had been one of the only things getting me through beginning of the school year blues. On Friday, Sept. 22nd, people from all over flooded the streets of Downtown L.V. to enjoy the plethora of food, ac...

Palo Verde Theater Presents: Spamalot

Palo Verde Theater Presents: Spamalot

by Andrew Ochoa, Reporter

April 28, 2017


Filed under events & competitions, FEATURES, SHOWCASE

Palo’s theater has put together yet another hilarious and song-filled play with “Monty Python’s Spamalot”. A musical twist on Monty Python’s Holy Grail, “Spamalot” delivers all the laughs from the original with added musical numbers by John Du Prez and Eric Idle. Theater’s three-day out...

An “Out-Of-This-World” Battle of the Sexes Week

An “Out-Of-This-World” Battle of the Sexes Week

by Andrew Ochoa, Features Reporter

April 8, 2017


Filed under events & competitions, FEATURES, SHOWCASE

Palo’s Battle of the Sexes returned this year for another exciting week of boys vs girls. Dubbed “Battle in Space,” both genders competed in everything from dancing to dodgeball to find out who’s the best. Throughout the week, Palo students dressed up as all sorts of Sci-fi characters and c...

Meet Your 2017-2018 Student Council Candidates

Meet Your 2017-2018 Student Council Candidates

by Hope Freeland and Jake Grosvenor

February 24, 2017


Filed under events & competitions, FEATURES, SHOWCASE

It’s that time of year again! Before ending another chapter in our lives in high school, we must elect those who will help better and improve the upcoming years with the annual Student Council Elections. On Feb. 24, the elections were held to see who would fill the position of President, first and...

Palo is Beautiful Spirit Week

Palo is Beautiful Spirit Week

by Hope Freeland and Sedona Goodbar

February 20, 2017


Filed under events & competitions, FEATURES, SHOWCASE

During the week of Feb. 13 to Feb. 17 Palo Verde celebrated school spirit and took on a unique twist of the “Life is Beautiful” music festival to show their school pride. Palo Verde’s 2017 Panther Week’ theme was “Palo is Beautiful.” Monday’s dress up day was rock and roll themed. Essentially,...

Mr. Panther: Season 17

Mr. Panther: Season 17

by Chandler Patrick, Editor-in-Chief

February 18, 2017


Filed under events & competitions, FEATURES, SHOWCASE

Cheesy pick-up lines, incredible talents, and a ton of hard work and dedication were all elements of this year’s annual Mr. Panther pageant. Taking on a Bachelor-esque theme this year, Thursday, Feb. 16 marked the race for that coveted final rose. With many sponsors, wonderful judges, and some seri...

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