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Palo’s New Celebrity: The Black Vegetarian

Palo’s New Celebrity: The Black Vegetarian

by Michelle Trajtman and Ainslee Archibald

November 7, 2018


Filed under FEATURES, SHOWCASE, spotlights

There seems to be a new celebrity roaming the halls of Palo Verde. Junior Anthony Talton, otherwise known as the Black Vegetarian, never fails to make the students laugh with his movie reviews on PVTV. Talton’s main goal when making these videos is to entertain the students enough to have them f...

How Two Weeks Changed My Life: JustCity

How Two Weeks Changed My Life: JustCity

by Michelle Trajtman, Opinions Editor

October 12, 2018


Filed under FEATURES, SHOWCASE, spotlights

After two long weeks in New York City taking part in a pre-college program called JustCity, I finally made it on the plane home. Left alone with my thoughts, there was no way to keep track of everything I felt. The rollercoaster of emotions included feelings of satisfaction. I was content, proud, overw...

Mr. Florence Spotlight

Mr. Florence Spotlight

by Mackenzie Khamvongsa and Zoie Martin

October 9, 2018


Filed under FEATURES, SHOWCASE, spotlights

Former Panther, Brent Florence, is back in the Palo Verde environment to join the counselor committee. Excited to guide students and Junior varsity basketball, the Panthers have a new favorite teacher to be proud of. Before rejoining the Palo Verde Panthers, Florence worked as a counselor at Canyon Spri...

Restaurant Review: ColdPress Express

Restaurant Review: ColdPress Express

by Zoie Martin, Junior Editor

October 8, 2018


Filed under events & competitions, FEATURES, SHOWCASE, spotlights

With the newest addition to Downtown Summerlin’s restaurant scene, ColdPress Express opened its second location in Las Vegas as of the week of Sept. 16th. The juice bar is a sister company to SkinnyFats, and is located two stores away from each other. The “homey” like feeling you get when yo...

Lighthouse Charities

Lighthouse Charities

by Ainslee Archibald, Senior Editor

September 25, 2018


Filed under FEATURES, SHOWCASE, spotlights

In 2016, more than 3000 refugees came to Nevada, according to the State Refugee Office of Nevada. Lighthouse Charities is a local organization founded in 2014 by Cindy Trussel that helps refugees and at-risk families become self-sufficient. Families come to their offices every day to get clothes and hous...

Athlete Spotlight: Zach Moore

Athlete Spotlight: Zach Moore

by Zoie Martin and Mackenzie Khamvongsa

September 18, 2018


Filed under FEATURES, SHOWCASE, SPORTS, spotlights

As another year of Palo Verde football is back in session, football players from all teams are excited for another opportunity to take home the prized possession. With the amount of dedication the Palo Verde Panthers have put into this season, there is no doubt we have a chance to win. We had...

Ivy Chipman: Palo’s 2018-2019’s Student Body President

Ivy Chipman: Palo’s 2018-2019’s Student Body President

by Brisa Muscaglione and Chandler Patrick

April 29, 2018


Filed under FEATURES, SHOWCASE, spotlights

After recent elections, Palo Verde has wisely chosen next year’s Student Body President. Bright, hardworking, Ivy Chipman will be in charge of 2018-2019’s students. Born in New Mexico, Chipman’s household has never been empty, being that she has three other siblings. Although there might be small argument...

Meet Sheridan Reed

Meet Sheridan Reed

by Eli Duncan, Opinions Editor

April 2, 2018


Filed under FEATURES, SHOWCASE, spotlights

Music, above anything else, has been a huge factor in society in recent years. It has been one of the few things that unify everyone regardless of what they believe. If someone likes a band or a solo musician, they will go see them live with hundreds of other people just because they all like this one ...

Athlete Spotlight: Andrea DeLisa

Athlete Spotlight: Andrea DeLisa

by Janel Delgado, Reporter

March 18, 2018


Filed under FEATURES, SHOWCASE, spotlights

Andrea DeLisa has been passionate about all things bowling ever since she was little and had to sit and watch her older sister practice bowling. When she was finally old enough, she could not wait to get her hands on a bowling ball. Her parents have been very supportive of her dedication to bowling, espe...

Educators Rising Club

Educators Rising Club

by Ainslee Archibald, Reporter

March 5, 2018


Filed under clubs, FEATURES, NEWS, SHOWCASE, spotlights

Have you ever considered being a teacher? If so, Educators Rising might be the club for you. Educators Rising provides students a chance to learn about teaching and to give back to the community. Educators Rising is student run and supervised by Mrs. Mapes and Mrs. Dover, two government teachers. They ...

Athlete Spotlight: Jonathan Carpenter

Athlete Spotlight: Jonathan Carpenter

by Kayla Faasse, Bailey Uzzardo, and Miranda Salazar

March 1, 2018


Filed under FEATURES, SHOWCASE, SPORTS, spotlights, spotlights

Jonathan Carpenter is a senior here at Palo Verde and has been on the wrestling team all four years of his high school career. This year, he’s the only wrestler from Palo that is going to state championships, which means huge commitment and responsibility. Ever since he was 10 years old, star sen...

Designs With Power

Designs With Power

by Jake Grosvenor, Editor-In-Chief

January 16, 2018


Filed under FEATURES, SHOWCASE, spotlights

Art has been a staple of society since the beginning of human civilization. The way we express ourselves with paintings, music, dance, and so many more platforms have been a time capsule to the way that society viewed and valued a range of topics. Within the 21st century, art has exploded into a sea...

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