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9/11 Memorial Museum helps patrons never forget

9/11 Memorial Museum helps patrons never forget

by Madi Purdue, Editor-in-Chief

November 13, 2014


Filed under events & competitions, FEATURES, SHOWCASE

As you descend the stairs into the 9/11 Memorial Museum, the pressure builds around you. The memories of the day swell and lay heavily on your heart. The first thing you hear is the eyewitness recordings playing in the distance, and as you walk closer, their statements hit you like a ton of bricks...

Palo Verde supports finding a cure for Lupus

Palo Verde supports finding a cure for Lupus

by Briana Gray, Senior Reporter

November 4, 2014


Filed under events & competitions, FEATURES

Palo Verde High School hosts an annual Lupus Walk every school year. Students from ROTC, Student Council, Dance Team, and NHS were all there to help show their support for our banker Anne Wayne and her daughter, Samantha. Lupus is long-term chronic inflammation of your skin, joints, and muscles. Both...

Homecoming Highlights

Homecoming Highlights

by Panther Print Staff

October 20, 2014


Filed under events & competitions, FEATURES, SHOWCASE

Homecoming Hall Decor Homecoming Dress-Up Days Homecoming Assembly and Halftime...

Here comes the happiest Homecoming on Earth

Here comes the happiest Homecoming on Earth

by Alexis Galvan, Senior Reporter

October 13, 2014


Filed under events & competitions, FEATURES

This year’s homecoming week is approaching faster than a California Screamin’ roller coaster car. As always, the week will be full of fun activities to get you ready for the night of the grand dance. There will be dress up themes and lunch time activities every day, a movie showing and the homecoming...

Mr. Sweikert becomes a Panther

Mr. Sweikert becomes a Panther

by Samantha Burton, Co-Editor-in-Chief

October 8, 2014


Filed under FEATURES, SHOWCASE, spotlights

Palo Verde welcomes a new Panther this year: Principal Darren Sweikert. He comes to the school with high hopes of further success for PVHS and is very excited to be a member of the invigorating Palo community. “I’m just excited to be here. I’m excited to learn, to meet people, to interact with...

Palo Verde welcomes Mrs. Crosby

Palo Verde welcomes Mrs. Crosby

by Thomas Reymond, Entertainment Editor

September 30, 2014


Filed under FEATURES, SHOWCASE, spotlights

This year, we welcome a great new addition to the Palo Verde staff: Mrs. Crosby. Our new assistant principal is eager to start her career at Palo with a great year. Mrs. Crosby is starting her career in high school administration with plans of “having fun and impacting students positively.” Although...

Panthers remember 9/11

Panthers remember 9/11

by Samantha Burton, Co-Editor-in-Chief

September 14, 2014


Filed under events & competitions, FEATURES, SHOWCASE

To commemorate the tragic events of September 11, 2001 and the loss of PVHS teacher Barbara Edwards, Palo Verde held its thirteenth annual 9/11 rededication ceremony during first period at the Barbara Edwards Memorial. “The significance of this heartbreaking day should never be forgotten,” said...

Let the Battle of the Sexes begin!

Let the Battle of the Sexes begin!

by Samantha Burton, Co-Editor-in-Chief

March 31, 2014


Filed under events & competitions, FEATURES

Get ready to flash into the past and defend your gender in this year’s “Grease” themed Battle of the Sexes Week, spanning March 31 to April 1! Through spirit days, lunchtime games and after school activities, a winning gender will be chosen for best overall school spirit; who will triumph, the...

Student Spotlight: Will McInnis

Student Spotlight: Will McInnis

by Briana Gray, Features Editor

March 26, 2014


Filed under FEATURES, spotlights

Senior Will McInnis, aka Mr. Hot Buns and winner of the Mr. Panther pageant, has had plenty of entertaining high school experiences. He plans to attend Cal Poly in the fall and wants to major in engineering. He likes showing off his glutes and enjoys making people laugh. If you ever talk to Will in p...

ROTC builds integrity and résumés

ROTC builds integrity and résumés

by Gabriela Silva and Jasmine Stovall

March 26, 2014


Filed under clubs, FEATURES

Since it started in 1916, United States Reserve Officers' Training Corps Programs, more commonly known as ROTC, have been helping to prepare high school students to become productive citizens and leaders in their personal and professional lives. These programs have had a positive impact on students'...

Fashion Investigation: Spring Edition

Fashion Investigation: Spring Edition

by Gabriela Silva, Reporter

March 26, 2014


Filed under FEATURES, trends

Spring is coming up soon, and so are the trends for this season. After a month of the hottest fashion shows in New York, London, Milan and Paris, it's time to recap the major trends that hit the streets this spring season. Street-wear is one of the keywords for fashion, invading the luxury market...

“The Sound of Music” warms up for April

“The Sound of Music” warms up for April

by Holly O'Donnell, Reporter

March 26, 2014


Filed under clubs, events & competitions, FEATURES, SHOWCASE

Get ready for scrupulous dancing, gleeful singing and superior acting: the Von Trapp family is coming to Palo Verde’s theater April 2-4. Young and talented students will perform this 2013-2014 school year’s musical, “The Sound of Music.” The Palo Verde theatre troupe will put on three shows, Wedn...

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