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Oop, There’s a VSCO Girl!

Oop, There’s a VSCO Girl!

Tatum Jorgensen, Entertainment Editor

September 11, 2019

A whole new generation of basic trends worn by basic girls is among us. These girls are called VSCO girls, based off the photo editing app, VSCO, similar to the Tumblr girls of 2019.  These girls are seen wearing oversized shirts with shorts, Crocs or Birkenstocks, scrunchies, puka shell necklaces and anklets from ...

OPINION: A New Era of Film

OPINION: A New Era of Film

Lauren Unverzagt, Staff Writer

September 11, 2019

The Lion King, Aladdin, Cats and Sonic are all movies in 2019 that have been noticed and even called out for their use of CGI. CGI, also known as computer-generated imagery, has improved greatly over the years and gained popularity and necessity in more and more movies. While some argue this is the new...

OPINION: Snapchat Streaks

OPINION: Snapchat Streaks

Alena Meyer, Staff Writer

September 11, 2019

What’s the point of snapchat streaks? By the end of the day, isn't it just a number? Well for some people, Snapchat streaks mean a lot more.   A Snapchat streak is when you send direct Snapchats back and forth with a friend over a period of time while the app keeps count of the days. Sna...

REVIEW: “Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark”

REVIEW: “Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark”

Gabriel Lyden, Scepter writer

September 9, 2019

“Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark” is this summer’s lukewarmest PG13 horror movie to add directly to the $5 Walmart movie bin. It follows some kids as their evil book brings all the most “famous” stories from the children’s book alive.   I’m not sure what I expected here, to b...

Dancing to Perfection

Dancing to Perfection

Sophie Schlapia, Staff Writer

September 6, 2019

The Friday night lights are shinning in your face. You sprint out on the field and stop at the 50-yard line. Everyone on your team gets into their places. You hit your pose strong and proud to impress the crowd. The music blasts throughout the stadium. While dancing the crowd goes wild, cheerin...

An Extra Band Booster

An Extra Band Booster

Vincent Lin, Staff Writer

September 5, 2019

A high school’s budget is inevitably spread fairly thin: club and extracurricular funding, classroom supplies, staff salaries, and a hundred other things that we, as students, would not think to consider. Some may argue that school sports are overfunded, or that academics do not get enough financial attention. But how muc...

The Growing Franchise

The Growing Franchise

Parker Allen, Staff Writer

September 5, 2019

In early July, millions of people went to see ‘Spider-Man: Far from Home’ - which made a gross of over 1.1 billion dollars worldwide. Now Spider-Man fans around the world are worried for the future of the Spider-Man franchise as the parent companies Disney and Sony split apart.  The breaking news in...

Class of 2019 – Thank You Seniors

Class of 2019 – Thank You Seniors

Delani Watkins, Editor-in-Chief

May 12, 2019

This is a short clip of some of are seniors and what they are thankful for...

Athlete of the Week- Jake LaMontagne

Athlete of the Week- Jake LaMontagne

Jake Williams, Sports Writer

May 10, 2019

Senior forward Jake LaMontagne recaps the soccer team's season and their win in the district championship game against their rivals, the PLSHS Titans.

Party Poopers: Prom receives harsh reaction from attending students

Party Poopers: Prom receives harsh reaction from attending students

OPINION BY Cassie Kessler, Staff Writer

May 1, 2019

Whether it’s their first or last prom, people look forward to the dance for months. The excitement of getting ready, finding the perfect outfit, making plans for dinner and pictures. Everyone can’t wait for the event of the year.  But then they arrive.   As soon as they enter the building, it’s complai...

2019 Senior Spotify Playlist

2019 Senior Spotify Playlist

Kaylen Maltais, PLPulse Editor-in-Chief

April 18, 2019

Hello Monarch Nation! We are gearing up our 2nd annual Senior Spotify Playlist, and we hope that with your submissions, we can make this year better than last! For those that don't know, the Senior Spotify Playlist is an opportunity for us to give the seniors a great send off their last week of...

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