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Running For The Class

Running For The Class

Kenzie Ward, Staff Writer

November 20, 2018


Filed under Features, News, News Briefs, Showcase, Student Life

The election for junior class board is usually a single race, but two students decided that their forces were better combined.   Junior Abigail Saylor and junior Nate Brown had worked together on their campaign. At first, Brown heard of the position and decided to run. Saylor then decided to jo...

The Great Email Fiasco

The Great Email Fiasco

Caitlyn Thomas, Entertainment Editor

November 8, 2018


Filed under Features, News, News Briefs, Showcase, Student Life

It all started with one well meaning email…  Most students have probably noticed their school inboxes getting bombarded with hundreds of emails all connected to one singular thread sent to the collective student body.  What started as an email sent to inform students of the after school c...

Nebraska 2018 Midterm Election Results

Nebraska 2018 Midterm Election Results

Kaylen Maltais, PLPulse Editor-in-Chief

November 7, 2018


Filed under News, News Briefs, Showcase, Student Life

Below are the live results of the Nebraska State government 2018 midterm election as of 10am this morning, courtesy of New York Times, and the links to the official Sarpy and Douglas County 2018 midterm election results. Nebraska U.S. Senate Election Results: Incumbent Deb Fischer  (R)- wins 58.1% (3...

Things to Know Before You Vote Today

Things to Know Before You Vote Today

Kaylen Maltais, PLPulse Editor-in-Chief

November 6, 2018


Filed under News, News Briefs, Showcase, Student Life

Today, Nov. 6, is the 2018 midterm election, and for those of you who plan to vote today, make sure you know these things 1. Polling Sites: Nearest to the school: Wildewood Christian Church 37* 1255 Royal Dr. Papillion, NE 68046 (closes at 8pm) Other sites: Beardmore Event Center 19* 3750 Raynor...

Marketing Madness

Marketing Madness

Lissa Lafond, Features Editor

October 19, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

Your hands start to sweat as you shake the strangers hand greeting them like you have met many times before. Two adults in their mid 30s, staring at you while dressed in suits, waiting to judge you on your business pitch.  Ms. Mary Janssen’s Marketing I class competed in a business role play where they present to volunteer judges. The judges that were chosen own ...

Giving Back

Giving Back

Emma Higby, News Writer

October 18, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

Giving back to the community holds more power than it seems. Constantly volunteering time out of the day to help the less fortunate not only gives a person a clean conscience, but it also leaves lasting impressions on each party involved.   In Papillion, CHI Health Midlands is a hospital that has a program that helps teenagers get volunteer hours. ...

Life Isn’t Disposable

Life Isn’t Disposable

Lily Allpress, Assistant Editor-in-Chief of PLPulse

October 12, 2018


Filed under Features, News, News Briefs, Showcase, Student Life

  Plastic is in most things that we use in our daily lives, such as phones and cars. No matter where we go there seems to always be some sort of plastic. Even though it’s convenient to use, it has the potential to do a lot of damage to the environment.   Plastic is in most thi...

Marching Band

Marching Band

Katelyn S.

October 12, 2018


Filed under J1 Stories, News, Showcase

Fall weather is often something that many people look forward to. The crisp, cool air is a refreshing change from the stifling summer heat. However, this year’s fall weather has been full of cloudy days and rain, and Sept. 29 was no exception. On that day it was raining, and it was pouring - b...

Stop, It’s Spider Time

Stop, It’s Spider Time

Chloe Grimm, Staff Writer

September 27, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Media, News, Showcase, Video

If you haven’t played it, you’ve heard about it.   The new Spider-Man game came out earlier this month, and sorry Xbox and PC users, but the PS4-exclusive game took on the iconic hero made by Insomniac Games perfectly. It’s evident that Sony Company paid for the majority of everythin...

2018 Fall Senior Night

2018 Fall Senior Night

Megan Friel, Coverage Editor

September 26, 2018


Filed under News, News Briefs, Showcase, Student Life

Senior night was held for Cross Country, Boys Tennis, Girls Golf and Marching Band on Friday, Sept. 21 during the football game against Gretna. In order to promote the activities and allow for proper acknowledgment, senior night is held at a home football game instead of at their respective meets,...

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