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Parental Pressure Suppresses Growth

Parental Pressure Suppresses Growth

by Mya Nielson, Junior Editor

September 20, 2018


Filed under lifestyle, OPINIONS, SHOWCASE

The connection between a parent and a child is integral to the development of a person and has been examined and studied throughout time. The main role of a parent is to ensure the safety and prosperity of their children, yet sometimes, their means of motivation can be less helpful and more discourag...

Class of 2019’s Senior Sunrise

Class of 2019’s Senior Sunrise

by Alexandria Margo, News Editor

September 20, 2018


Filed under events & competitions, FEATURES, SHOWCASE

Senior sunrise started off at the soccer field from 6:15 AM to 7:30 AM. Seniors enjoyed donuts, photos, music and, of course, spending time with their friends and making memories that will last a lifetime. Senior student, Diane, states, “I had fun at the sunrise. There was food provided and a ...

Club Day!

Club Day!

by Dominique Allen, Senior Editor

September 20, 2018


Filed under clubs, FEATURES, SHOWCASE

On Sept. 12, during both lunches, the clubs of Palo Verde’s 2018-2019 school year came out to introduce their clubs to students. If you couldn’t make it, don’t worry -- here’s a recap.   Equality and Empowerment Club - Two students, Kallie Stevens and Mia Heavner organized an empo...

We Are Destroying Our Planet

We Are Destroying Our Planet

by Bailey Uzzardo, Senior Editor

September 19, 2018


Filed under OPINIONS, SHOWCASE

From the time cars were invented and the burning of fossil fuels, we have been polluting our precious world. Motor vehicles produce many harmful chem and sulfur dioxide. All of these things pollute the air and make it so the air we breathe isn't clean. “Should air pollution go unchecked, we ca...

Palo Varsity Football vs Las Vegas High School

Palo Varsity Football vs Las Vegas High School

by Kayla Faasse, Senior Editor

September 18, 2018


Filed under games & events, SHOWCASE, SPORTS

On Sept. 7th, cleats hit the football once again as our Panthers took on the Las Vegas Wildcats for our first home game of the season. The bleachers were packed with dedicated students dressed in all black. With a win of 34-14, it was a memorable night with big smiles, lost voices and lots of school spi...

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...

Tailgate Party

Tailgate Party

by Rhiannon Belanger, Junior Editor

September 14, 2018


Filed under events & competitions, FEATURES, NEWS, SHOWCASE

Last Friday evening, a heap of Palo Panthers gathered around, in black shirts, to enjoy the tailgate party before the varsity blackout football game against Las Vegas High School. It was a great way for students to show school spirit and hang out with friends. There were hamburgers being grilled, outdoo...

#TBT: Clerks

#TBT: Clerks

by Lainey Harlow, Copy Editor

September 13, 2018


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, movies & tv, SHOWCASE

Rating: 8/10 Starring: Brian O’Halloran, Jeff Anderson, Kevin Smith, Jason Mewes Director: Kevin Smith Release Date: October 19, 1994 MPAA Rating: R Some films seek to transport viewers from the mundane of their daily lives to the strange and fantastic of fictional worlds. Clerks, however, e...

Seventeen Years Ago

Seventeen Years Ago

by Miranda Salazar, Senior Editor

September 12, 2018


Filed under events & competitions, FEATURES, NEWS, SHOWCASE

Yesterday marked the seventeenth anniversary of the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center, devastating thousands of families all over the nation. Every year, we gather on the soccer field at the Barbara Edwards Memorial for the 9/11 rededication ceremony during first period to commemorate the tragic even...

New Admin Changes

New Admin Changes

by Andrew Ochoa, Features Editor

September 12, 2018


Filed under FEATURES, NEWS, SHOWCASE

  In Sept. of 2017, the everyday rigor of my honors English class was halted for an uneasy two hours. The dissection of the Salem Witch Trials was replaced by the building of Lego and a viewing of Lilo & Stitch. Rumors crept across the classroom of a naked man in a standoff with police; a tatt00...

“Kamikaze” album review

“Kamikaze” album review

by Dominique Allen, Junior Editor

September 11, 2018


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, music, SHOWCASE

Release Date: August 31, 2018 Artist: Eminem Rating: 9/10   With no warning, Eminem surprises his fans with 13 new songs on August 31 with his new album Kamikaze. You can easily take away from the title Kamikaze.  In this case, he’s talking about a deadly attack-- aka revenge. So that ...

The New Policy: Lanyards

The New Policy: Lanyards

by Alexandria Margo, News Editor

September 10, 2018


Filed under NEWS, SHOWCASE

Starting on Tuesday, Sept 4, students were required to wear their color-coded lanyard with their IDs in them. The colors represent each grade: freshmen-lime green, sophomores-green, juniors -white and seniors-black. Actions of not wearing the lanyards will result in punishment from the dean’s office....

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