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PG Runners to Compete this Saturday

PG Runners to Compete this Saturday

Phoebe Robertson, Reporter

November 2, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

The 4A State Cross Country Meet is almost here and two of Pleasant Grove’s runners will be competing after finishing in the top 10 at regionals. For both Katie Hutcheson and Katlyn Sweatman this will be their 3rd trip to state. “I am hoping to be one of the top three at state and I am very excited to...

Keyettes Collecting Socks for Socktober

Keyettes Collecting Socks for Socktober

Phoebe Robertson, Reporter

October 31, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

It’s fall, the weather is turning colder and students are pulling out their warm sweaters and socks. However, not everyone is that lucky. Because not everyone has warm socks, the Keyettes are collecting sock donations for their Socktober Project. “Socks are something we take for granted,” K...

Taking Business out of the Textbook

By Phoebe Robertson and Abigail Smith

September 27, 2017


Filed under News

Students intern at local business for experience, gain skills Getting ready for life after high school is a common goal for students, but sometimes theses experiences can’t happen in classrooms. Seniors Anna Yowell and Yates Floyd have taken it a step further by entering the Business Information...

School zone construction held up by rain delays, new projects

By Yates Floyd

September 27, 2017


Filed under News

She had to get there. Reading the clock on her dash, senior Ally Matthews saw time was running out. Miraculously, she makes it then lets out a breath of relief as she parks her car. Looking back to lock her car, she sees it sagging to its side. She had become McKnight’s first victim. “I didn’t...

Jumbo Opportunities, Jumbo Experiences

By Abby Sanderson

September 27, 2017


Filed under News

  Career and technology students receive big screens, t-shirt screen printer from state funding From the computers in Mrs. Jennifer Gibson’s room in the 100 hall, senior Sanjay Pokhrel puts the finishing touches on the weekly update and uploads it to the cafeteria’s Jumbotron. During lunch,...

Students face new rules with new year

Jill Bultemeier, Reporter

September 12, 2017


Filed under News

Every school year, the student body automatically assumes that with the new year will come new rules. After the mandatory assemblies on the first two days of school, many students disagree with the dress code, and the rules banning Sonic drinks and unnatural hair colors. Except that’s nothing new. ...

Overcoming First Day Jitters

Overcoming First Day Jitters

Phoebe Robertson, Abigail Smith, Reporters

August 28, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

As freshman April McDowell and the other students in the 600 hall waited nervously before the drill team gym doors, their teachers began to prepare for a different way to start the school year. What they were going to do was a program developed by Spanish teachers Angela McCorkle and  Marion Houff...

Art Students Win at VASE

Art Students Win at VASE

May 1, 2017


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Three students won the highest state award for their art at the VASE competition this weekend in Austin.   Katie Hutchenson- Gold Seal Winner Nick Buster- Gold Seal Winner Samantha Knowles- Gold Seal Winner   Eleven other students won a Gold Medal for their art.   Ameli...

Rough Time at Regionals

Rough Time at Regionals

Jill Bultemeier, Reporter

April 13, 2017


Filed under News

Even though Pleasant Grove excelled in the majority of events at district, they didn’t quite reach the same level of accomplishment at Commerce University for UIL regionals last Saturday. “I think we did as good as can be expected, compared to how easy our district was. Regionals was probably ten time...

Weekly Checklist: April 10-14

Weekly Checklist: April 10-14

Jisu Choi

April 10, 2017


Filed under News

Tuesday: Softball @ Pittsburg begins at 6:00 Baseball @ Pittsburg begins at 6:00   Thursday: District track meet   Friday: Students are off Friday for a Bad Weather day Bad weather day ...

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