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PG celebrates MLK Day with service

PG celebrates MLK Day with service

Grayson Kirk, Reporter

January 16, 2014


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After the long Christmas break, it’s time to celebrate another important holiday. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day is the day to remember the birthday of the civil rights leader and celebrate his accomplishments. It’s celebrated on the third Monday of January each year. President Ronald Reagan signed th...

The crown fits Miss PGHS winner

The crown fits Miss PGHS winner

December 16, 2013


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Alisa Robinson was crowned Miss PGHS Friday night in the Performing Arts Center. The senior band captain also won the talent award for her flute solo of "My Heart Will Go On" from the movie "Titanic."   First runner-up was senior Tiffani Smith and second runner-up was junior Landry Guyton,...

Dress code adds tight restrictions on leggings

Dress code adds tight restrictions on leggings

Jordan Hearn, Feature Editor

December 12, 2013


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With the new year coming in, people will be making a lot of changes. It’s not just the students that are making some changes. Starting Jan. 7 a new dress code policy will be enforced. All tight fitted bottom wear including but not limited to: yoga pants, leggings, jeggings, jeans, running tights,...

It’s that time of year . . . for semester exams

It’s that time of year . . . for semester exams

Ashley McKinney, Reporter

December 12, 2013


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The countdown to Christmas has begun. Only two real days of school. Two weeks of vacation. This means happiness for all students. But it also means semester tests are coming up. The schedule is the same as it’s always been. The exams will start on Wednesday, Dec. 18 with seventh and eighth period...

No Snow Day

No Snow Day

Kennedi Baird & Katie McCorkle, Reporters

December 6, 2013


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Morgan Morris woke up Friday morning and looked out the window, hoping to see snow and ice, but instead she woke up seeing more puddles of rain. Which meant school. “I felt disappointed because the weather forecasters predicted it to snow, and I was counting on it so I didn’t have to go to...

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas

December 3, 2013


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There’s no room for the Grinch at theater teacher Debby Sutton’s house. Not only does she love Christmas, there’s no room for anyone else, even Santa, after she finishes decorating. “I would put my Christmas trees up in October if my children let me,” Mrs. Sutton said. “I’m the queen...

Hop on the Fanbus

November 1, 2013


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Avoiding the big yellow bus is the normal student diversion but this Tuesday, you might want to make an exception. Along with all the parents and players making the trek, fans should come show their support. On a first come, first serve basis, a fan bus will be provided that leaves at 4:00 p.m. All you...

Texarkana is on the Map

October 28, 2013


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Pull! The blur of the trap flying into the air. The boom from the gunshot. Bunker trap shooting. A sport devoted simply to shooting airborne targets. A sport that junior Travis Old plans to take to Olympics. “Bunker trap is where the trap machines are set down in the ground in a bunker, and you s...

Nothing but Ones

Nothing but Ones

October 18, 2013


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The Pride in Motion won First Division ratings at the District 14-AAA Marching Contest Thursday, Oct. 17 at Mt. Pleasant’s Sam Parker Field. The contest was postponed from Tuesday because of rain, and despite the cold, damp weather on Thursday, the band received two First Division and one Seco...

Fields of Faith Draws Big Crowd

Fields of Faith Draws Big Crowd

Ashlyn Hurst, Editor

October 18, 2013


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Over 2,300 students from area schools gathered at Hawk Stadium on Wednesday, Oct. 9, for Fields of Faith, a worship service sponsored by Fellowship of Christian Athletes and Students. "This was a gathering of students for the sole purpose of sharing testimonies and worshipping together," FCAS area...

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