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Chicken Express to Replace Wendy’s

Chicken Express to Replace Wendy’s

Matthew Lindsey, Online assistant editor

January 9, 2017


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Over the past few months a lot of construction has taken place along Richmond. As the construction swept through the road students had to say goodbye to a couple of restaurants. The first to go was Little Caesars Pizza. Wendy’s closed down last month. “Wendy’s was my favorite place to get a ...

Tardy Policy Changes at High School

Tardy Policy Changes at High School

Abby Sanderson

January 6, 2017


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Last semester, a tardy scanner appeared in the office and brought automatic lunch detention for first period tardies with it. This semester, the tardy scanner has returned, but the punishment policy has changed. Assistant Principal Mrs. Brandy Eldridge helped create the new policy which will now give ...

New Rules for Attendance

New Rules for Attendance

October 29, 2014


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Lunch detention, tardies, and absences are some of the most unpopular topics with students. However, it’s one of the most important topics among administrators. Principal Darren Williams held meetings with each individual grade last week, and among the topics was attendance. He announced a new plan to ...

Hawks for Socks

Hawks for Socks

October 22, 2014


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It’s that time of year again for hot chocolate, hoodies, colorful leaves and Ugg boots. But what’s boots without some socks. Keyettes are having a charitable event known as Socktober by donating new and clean socks to the Randy Sams Shelter. “It’s an easy way to get involved because socks are...

Fields of Faith Draws Thousands

Fields of Faith Draws Thousands

October 16, 2014


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For Eric Akin, October means more than Halloween costumes and candy. It means more than pumpkin spice lattes and hoodies. It’s more than homecoming and breast cancer awareness. For Akin, October means Fields of Faith, held Wednesday night at Hawk Field for the second consecutive year. Eric Akin is the...

Homecoming Parade Draws Big Crowd

Homecoming Parade Draws Big Crowd

October 8, 2014


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A crowd of students, parent, and teachers watched the very first homecoming parade Monday night and then cheered on the Hawks  at a pep-rally in Hawk Stadium. The 11 homecoming princesses rode in convertibles and trucks and then were introduced at the pep-rally. Here's a look at some of the scenes of...

Parade Kicks Off a New Tradition

Parade Kicks Off a New Tradition

October 6, 2014


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Every year since 1986, Pleasant Grove students have gathered in the parking lot the Monday of Homecoming Week for the traditional Burning of the H. “I like the burning of the H because everybody comes, and it's something special for the seniors,” junior Allie Beth Hatfield said. “It’s a tra...

PG Newspaper Students Honored in Design Contest

PG Newspaper Students Honored in Design Contest

Skyler Lewis, Reporter

September 29, 2014


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Two Pleasant Grove journalists are finalists in the national Design of the Year contest. Senior Taylor Langdon and 2014 graduate Ashlyn Hurst were two of 20 students nationwide selected by the National Scholastic Press Association. Their work from the 2014 edition of the Edge is presented on the NSPA webs...

Debate Team Competes in First Competition

Debate Team Competes in First Competition

September 26, 2014


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  For their first competition of the season, the  Cross- examination and Lincoln- Douglas debate teams got some needed experience and finished better than they expected.  The teams competed in an “angel tournament” in Tyler with first year debate teacher Leslie Abston. An angel tournament...

Homecoming Princesses Take the Court

Homecoming Princesses Take the Court

September 24, 2014


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By Brooklyn Puzz Eleven senior girls celebrated last night in the Hawk gym when they were announced as Homecoming Princesses. The 11 senior girls are Chelsea Cole, Aubrey Ashby, Taylor Langdon, Holly Stouffer, Meagan McCoy, Lexi Zachary, Anna Woodman, Madison Smith, Chelsey Iglesia, Michala Terrell, ...

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