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Hawks vs. Pittsburg: Round Four

Hawks vs. Pittsburg: Round Four

Anjel-Ali Ormond, Online Editor/Reporter

December 10, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Extras

The Hawks went against the Pittsburgh Pirates last Friday and defeated them 44-41. The Pleasant Grove Hawks will play the Iowa Park Hawks this Friday, Dec. 10, at The Star in Frisco, Texas.   Go Hawks!

The Wacha Brothers Give Back

The Wacha Brothers Give Back

Caroline Joyce, Reporter

December 5, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

Michael and Lucas Wacha, PG Alumni, are holding a fundraiser on Thursday, Dec. 6 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Gusano’s Pizzeria on Richmond Road for the Salvation Army Tree program. The brothers are raising money by signing autographs and taking pictures with anyone who donates a new toy or $20. The g...

People of Pleasant Grove: Lauren Stinard

People of Pleasant Grove: Lauren Stinard

Anjel-Ali Ormond, Online Editor/Reporter

December 5, 2018


Filed under People of Pleasant Grove, Showcase

Lauren Stinard is a sophomore at Pleasant Grove As she walked off the stage after her fifth-grade Follies performance, Lauren was met by Mrs. Sutton, theater teacher, who had a piece of advice for her. “You should add something extra to your performance, so it isn’t just your voice,” she said. “W...

Shooting Team Competes for a Cause

Shooting Team Competes for a Cause

Gillian Knowles, Online Editor/Reporter

December 5, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

The Pleasant Grove Shotgun Team was shooting for a cause last weekend at the DeKalb FFA fundraiser Friday, Nov. 30 at the Rocky Creek Shooting Facility. "Rocky Creek is one of the harder facilities to shoot at," Senior Mary Old said, "Nobody shot their best scores." Although the venue was difficult,...

Schedule Changes Are Here

Schedule Changes Are Here

Sapana Pokrel, Reporter

December 5, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

The semester is approaching the end and that only means one thing, schedule changes. Schedule Changing has already begun. You can pick up your schedule change form from the counseling office or the front office, and the last day to turn in your form is Jan.14th. Schedule changing is “first com...

Hawks vs. Conally: Round Two

Hawks vs. Conally: Round Two

Spencer Richardson, Reporter

November 27, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The varsity football team defeated the Connally Cadets 24-6 on Nov. 23 in Royce City, TX. Now with a 10-2 record, The Hawks will soar on to round three of the playoffs to face the Gilmer Buckeyes (6-6) for the second time this season. "I feel like our team is really prepared. Our Monday practice was really good and w...

Band Advances to Area

Band Advances to Area

Alex Norton, Reporter

October 16, 2018


Filed under Fine Arts, Showcase

The band competed in the UIL Marching Contest earlier today and got 1s all the way across the board, the best score possible. They have advanced to Area on Oct. 27. Now, they have to prepare for Area in hopes that they can advance to State. “I think the next step for us is really buckling down and focu...

Seussical Coming to PAC in November

Seussical Coming to PAC in November

Cadence Pov, Reporter

October 16, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

Go to theater’s brand new show. You won’t be disappointed, that I know. For over a month and a half, theater students have been preparing for their fall production, Seussical the Musical. Students in every grade and campus are participating in the show, which is entirely based on the stories ...

Tennis Scores District Championship

Tennis Scores District Championship

Alex Norton, Reporter

October 10, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The tennis team brought home another district championship on Tuesday. For the past few years, they've not failed to bring home this title. “I started playing for the tennis team my freshman year, so we’ve been district champions every year since then,” senior Shannon Lee said. “We’re the stro...

Champions x two: Hawks to face Carthage in 4A showdown

Champions x two: Hawks to face Carthage in 4A showdown

Brandon Nason, Reporter

October 5, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

   Whether it be Mustangs or Buckeyes, the Hawks have had no trouble putting down state champions. However Friday night the Hawks will take on a bigger champion. A team of six rings, the Carthage Bobcats. Carthage is 4A division I while PG is 4A division II.     “It’s going to be fun because it...

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