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Keeping warm in winter

Keeping warm in winter

Lizzy Mason, Staff Reporter

December 12, 2018


Filed under Features

While it’s typically on the hotter side in Florida, spurts of cold call for jackets, boots, sweaters, or anything warm. Although staying warm is important, staying trendy can be a desire as well. In Florida, on average the coldest days can get to be around 56 degrees in the winter. Whereas the aver...

Christmas favorites Q & A

Christmas favorites Q & A

Allyson May, Staff Reporter

December 12, 2018


Filed under Features

What is your favorite Christmas movie? A1. “I like the Grinch because I think I am the Grinch,” Sarah Michael (‘22) said. A2. “The Polar Express because it is kind of amazing and I love it so much,” Kelsey Allen (‘22) said. A3. “I really like Elf because I love the line, ‘bye Buddy hope you find your dad’,” Em...

Eyesight on The Eye

Eyesight on The Eye

Justine Nguyen, Staff reporter

December 6, 2018


Filed under Features, Top Stories

Perfect vision is unfortunately not a gift that every student has. The daily morning task of searching for glasses may be a struggle some students can understand. Out of myopia (nearsightedness), hyperopia (farsightedness), astigmatism, and other eye problems, myopia is the most common. Jennifer Young (‘...

The dangers of sleep deprivation

The dangers of sleep deprivation

Delfina Caceres, Staff Reporter

December 5, 2018


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Students at PHUHS are among a generation of teens growing up chronically sleep-deprived. More than 87% of teens get less than the recommended eight hours of sleep; threatening their health, safety, and academic success. All student athletes are required to take the King-Devick test in order to assess ...

Warm hearts head to the cold

Warm hearts head to the cold

Kalista Photopulos, Staff Reporter

December 3, 2018


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Shaking girls, forced smiles, and a sea of green poms poms over 500 cheerleaders; the coldest Macy’s Day Thanksgiving parade reported happened to take place this Nov. 2018. Seven senior cheerleaders headed up to New York as the temperature drastically dropped during Thanksgiving break. Many ne...

The benefits of attending in and out of state colleges

The benefits of attending in and out of state colleges

Eli Thompson, Staff Reporter

November 30, 2018


Filed under Features

When seniors are ready to go off to college, one of the major questions they have to ask is whether or not to go out of state. This decision is difficult for many seniors, especially with having to make the decision almost a full year in advance. When you stay in state for college, you stay clos...

Non-traditional college majors you might not know exist

Non-traditional college majors you might not know exist

Madeleine Katz, Online Editor

November 29, 2018


Filed under Features

Once again, it’s the time of year when seniors are going through the college application process and deciding what they want to do with their lives. Picking a college major related to the career they plan on working towards is essential. There are always the options of traditional and common major...

Hope Allen fought the odds

Hope Allen fought the odds

Jacyn McCrudden, Staff Reporter/Photographer

November 27, 2018


Filed under Features, Top Stories

People could meet someone in their life for the first time and instantly connect with them, but they could also have a backstory that they are hiding but you wouldn’t know until you actually get to know that person. Hope Allen is one of those people that has a scary, but inspirational story. She ...

Time to relax and eat a ton of turkey

Time to relax and eat a ton of turkey

Erin Behrmann, Staff Reporter

November 14, 2018


Filed under Features

Thanksgiving brings family and friends together, along with a whole week off of school. This break is right around the corner, where turkey and potatoes will be eaten, and people are thankful for everything in their life. Not only students enjoy this week off. Teachers and staff adore this week too. “I’m...

Why you shouldn’t vote.

Why you shouldn’t vote.

Matt Blake, Editor-In-Chief

November 6, 2018


Filed under Features

Voting doesn’t mean anything; the whole system is rigged. These politicians are out there preventing voters from voting and the best way I can protest is to show them I won’t even vote anyway. Through history we have seen repeatedly that voting means nothing. The government will gerrymander, suppress...

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