COVID-19 Affects AP and IB Exams

Emma Behrmann, Editor In Chief

April 16, 2020

As COVID-19 looms over graduating seniors’ final high school moments, the idea of losing prom and Grad Bash is upsetting, yet students are concerned with their last chance to earn college credit through AP and IB exams. Due to schools closing their doors and turning to online curriculum, or in some...

Being at the top

Erin Behrmann, Staff Reporter

March 11, 2020

Being top of PHUHS out of hundreds of students in the senior class is a big deal. Emma Behrmann, Olivia Sakellarides, Maya Srinivasan, and Vipin Suren are the vals and sals for 2020 and will represent their class at graduation. Below is information about them and their achievements. Emma Behrmann: Valedi...

Traveling with Coronavirus

Allyson May, Staff Reporter

March 11, 2020

Traveling has become more of a risk as the Coronavirus, known as COVID-19, has spread  throughout the world and the United States. COVID-19 is a respiratory disease that has flu-like symptoms. There is an increased risk of death among the elderly and those with preexisting health conditions, but can stil...

Coronavirus outbreak spreads to Tampa Bay

Madeleine Katz, Online Editor in Chief

March 5, 2020

Two people were confirmed by the CDC to have COVID-19 in Manatee County and Hillsborough County and an additional person in Hillsborough county tested positive but is waiting on the CDC to find out whether the case will be confirmed. In a press conference, Governor Desantis said that it is not yet a high ...

A new type of connection

A new type of connection

Eli Thompson, Staff Reporter

February 11, 2020

Everyday, people with cell phones run into the same issue. Connection. Some areas have no towers, some have just poor connection, but Elon Musk has a simple solution for the issue of that.  Starlink, which is a brand of SpaceX, already has some of the “thousands of satellites,” in space, and t...

Fight 4 Life with HOSA competitors

Emma Behrmann, Editor in Chief

February 4, 2020

HOSA competitors, formally known as Fight 4 Life (Devyn Bulger ('20), Maddy Whelan ('20), Megan Lichter ('20) and Abi Toenjes ('20)), are spreading depression and suicide awareness throughout not only the school, but also the community. During the process of their project they made many efforts to educate...

PMAC Celebrates the New Year

Cultural red Chinese envelope given out during the event.

Cassie Santella, Staff Reporter

January 30, 2020

On Friday January 24th the Principles Multicultural Advisory Committee (PMAC) held their first ever New Year's celebration. The celebration was held in the teaching auditorium during second lunch. Attendees ate a multiple of multicultural foods and participated in fun New Year's related games. The purpose...

Tensions between candidates rise during CNN’s Democratic Presidential Debate

Madeleine Katz, Online Editor in Chief

January 23, 2020

Democrats are racing to win the support of the people of Iowa before the Iowa caucus and the CNN Democratic Debate in Des Moines showcased the candidates’ views on topics such as foriegn policy, strategies to beat President Trump, impeachment, and the candidates’ opinions of each other. Prior to the ...

Prepare now with ‘Exam Jam’

Prepare now with 'Exam Jam'

Emma Behrmann, Editor in Chief

January 14, 2020

As students and teachers enter the third quarter of the school year, exam preparation is in sight. AP World Modern History teachers are promoting an "Exam Jam" preparation activity and are offering a mock exam to students enrolled in the course. Read below for all of the information.  AP World Modern Exam Jam&...

Palm Harbor Parade

Eli Thompson, Staff Reporter

December 16, 2019

Every year, local businesses, scout troops, first responders, and many other people walk in the annual Palm Harbor Christmas Parade.  Starting at 3 p.m. on Saturday, Dec 21, hundreds of locals will gather at the Presbyterian Church of Palm Harbor in preparation for the 1.2 mile walk to downtown...

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