The Phone of The Decade

Marc Sine, Staff Writer

March 12, 2019

Filed under Features

Beginning on March 7th, 2019, starting at $750, the Samsung Galaxy S10 will be on market. It will be the most powerful phone to hit the market. With a storage capacity of up to one terabyte of storage on the S10 plus, and a camera...

Rachel’s Challenge: Coming to Pennridge this March

Aarthi Kallur, Journalism Student

March 1, 2019

Filed under Community, Features, School

In today’s day and age where mass school shootings are becoming more common, it is natural for schools to try to implement programs to keep students safe. Pennridge is no exception with more ALICE drills and door hooks; Pennridg...

A Father and Friend’s Battle Against Crohn’s Disease

Ashley Groeber, Staff Writer

February 28, 2019

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Scott Michael Groeber, a father to two daughters and friend of many, has been battling Crohn’s Disease for over 14 years.  A year before Scott was finally diagnosed with the disease, he experienced extreme abdominal pain and...

Party Planning

Cara Hess, Student Writer

February 28, 2019

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Palms sweaty, mouth dry, I slowly crept behind the couch cushion, blocking my body from the sight of an outsider.  I craned my neck to a ninety-degree angle, perching my ear upon my hand to hear any movement. The lights were o...

Cytotechnology: Saving Lives One Cell at a Time

Autumn Kitabjian, Student Writer

February 28, 2019

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Mary Kitabjian spends her days helping to save lives, but it took her many turns in her life to get there. She now works at Lehigh Valley Hospital as a Cytotechnologist; however, she never anticipated that she would be where she is ...

How To Look Fashionable On A Budget

Melissa Wilms, Student Writer

February 28, 2019

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If you had $100 a month to spend on clothes, are you the person who would want ten $10 tops from Target or one lovely sweater from Neiman Marcus? Being a fashionable dresser doesn’t necessarily mean that one has to spend a lo...

Valentine’s Day History & Traditions

Avery Meiners, Staff Writer

February 27, 2019

Filed under Features

The tradition, originating from the Roman festival of Lupercalia, that celebrated the coming of Spring (on Feb. 14) and paired women off with men by lottery, is now known as Valentine's Day! The name Valentine’s Day, according...

What is a video game designer?

Tyler Snyder, Staff Writer

February 27, 2019

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Being a video game designer requires you to ensure the games you create are accessible, balanced and entertaining for the target audience. Making video games can be complicated, but the result should be easy to engage with and quic...

Behind the Scenes: What it Takes to Become a Teacher

Kiley Watson, Staff Writer

February 27, 2019

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Being a teacher seems like it’s all fun and games until you discover the amount of effort that they put into their lesson plans and activities. Students only see the finished product: the actual lesson plan for the day. What t...

From Broadway to Pennridge High School: Cinderella the Musical

Tyler Snyder, Student Writer

February 11, 2019

Filed under Entertainment, Features

Thursday, April 4th at 7:00 p.m.; Friday, April 5th at 7:00 p.m.; and Saturday, April 6th at 1:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. Pennridge High School is presenting the new Broadway adaptation of the classic musical, Cinderella. This will ...

Caffeine, The Plague No One Saw Coming

Bethany Fluck, Student Writer

February 11, 2019

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A pounding heart mimics the pounding beat that seems to be getting louder inside your head. You’re sitting in class almost falling asleep, knowing the only way to fix your headache and drowsy persona is to down your morning...

Haiti: The Trip That Will Change Your Life

Jenna Lund, Staff Writer

February 11, 2019

Filed under Features

Calvary, a church located in Souderton, Pa., takes high school and college students each year to Haiti. This mission trip is very important to the members going and to the children living in Haiti. Calvary works with Connect 2 Mi...

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