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The Thanksgiving Disappearing Act

The Thanksgiving Disappearing Act

Annie Waldman, Opinion Editor

November 26, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, News Briefs, Opinion, Showcase, Student Life

It is the day after Halloween, and Christmas music is playing on the radio while pine trees erupt in every corner of Target and Hobby Lobby.   The earlier that Christmas decorations come out, the more Thanksgiving is erased. Not to mention, the lack of patience for the holidays has caused th...

Let it Grow

Let it Grow

Lily Allpress, Assistant Editor-in-Chief of PLPulse

November 11, 2018


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

It’s that time of year again, the time where people are encouraged to grow out their body hair for “No Shave November” and “Movember”. In case you didn’t know, both organizations encourage people to grow out their hair for the month of November. Who started this, and where did it come from?   ...

Kyler’s Fantasy Focus Week 8 Recap and Week 9 Outlook

Kyler’s Fantasy Focus Week 8 Recap and Week 9 Outlook

Kyler Choquette, Staff Writer

November 1, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, News Briefs, Opinion, Showcase, Sports

Week 8 Recap  Starts  . Phillip Lindsay- Exploded for 17 points proving a more than worthy start.  . Marlon Mack- Had a phenomenal week with 26.9 points and was the second week in a row he scored 25 plus points.  . Cooper Kupp- Did not end up playing last minute due to his knee but ...

PSA: It’s the Freshmen

PSA: It’s the Freshmen

Hannah Shin, Staff Writer

September 5, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, News Briefs, Opinion, Showcase, Student Life

There’s always that one hallway in the school where no one moves for a good, solid minute, and it’s caused by a common factor: freshmen. They are always in everyone’s way, and it can get really irritating. But everyone's been a freshman; everyone has been just as bad as it is now. Upperclassmen, such as sophomore Trystan Wahl, stru...

No More Motivation

No More Motivation

Annie Waldman, Opinion Editor

September 3, 2018


Filed under News Briefs, Opinion, Showcase, Student Life

  On the first full day of school, there is a mix of emotions hanging over the crowd. The consensus though is that students do not want to be going back to the demanding school day.   Why is it that students are generally not excited to go back to school? Students lose motivation from a...

Battle of the Music

Battle of the Music

Ashley Mason, Staff Writer

May 18, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Opinion, Student Life

Students walk down the halls with their headphones on or ear buds in and jamming to whatever playlist they put on. There is music all around us and many platforms to listen from.  A popular debate has recently been put out: Spotify or Apple music? PLHS students explain why they choose music platform they do.  ...

An Incredi-bell Year

An Incredi-bell Year

OPINION BY Alex Manning, Staff Writer

May 10, 2018


Filed under News Briefs, Opinion, Showcase

The confusion everyone felt on the first day of school when they heard the new bell has not completely faded away. It, of course, has caused a few issues throughout the year, but has the change really been all that bad?  The main cause of confusion was the sudden change of the bells from previous years. They came with no announcement, and everyone just had...

Blurred Lines

Blurred Lines

Lily Allpress, Staff Writer

May 4, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Features, Opinion

Some people do daily mediocre tasks without being able to see clearly. Such as showering, swimming, and basically anything that requires glasses to come off. Others wear contacts and can do these things (usually) while being able to see clearly. Depending on a person's eyes, they may only be abl...

Flow Big or Flow Home

Flow Big or Flow Home

Cassie Kessler, Staff Writer

April 24, 2018


Filed under News Briefs, Opinion, Sports

Baseball season is upon us, which means bright lights, over-priced concessions, and dirt being blown in your face or staining your nice white shoes. Players have several different traditions, but perhaps the most noticeable tradition is the hair style known as the "Baseball Flow."  The haircut, or lack thereof, called the "Baseball Flow" is where baseball players grow out their hair long enough for it to be noticed i...

Coffee Showdown

Coffee Showdown

OPINION BY Lissa Lafond, Staff Writer

April 19, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, News Briefs, Opinion, Showcase, Student Life

Ladies and gents welcome to the PlPulse's Coffee Showdown! In this corner we have this years scepter member and staff writer - Lissa Lafond! And you know him from the videos, give it up for the titan of tech - Trevor Lewis! Lets get ready to rumble! [su_divider style="double" size="10" margin="25"] When...

A Proposal to End Prom Proposals

A Proposal to End Prom Proposals

OPINION BY Kaylen Maltais, Assistant Editor-In-Chief of PLPulse

March 8, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, News Briefs, Opinion, Showcase, Student Life

Five ping pong balls, five clay pigeons, five chocolate bars, five balloons, and five giant posters. What do these all have in common? One question: Prom?  With the annual junior and senior prom just around the corner, our hallways, driveways, cafeteria, and social media timelines will soon be litter...

Review: ‘Cinder’ provides a fun, futuristic twist on an old favorite

Review: ‘Cinder’ provides a fun, futuristic twist on an old favorite

Lily Allpress, Staff Writer

February 27, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Features, News Briefs, Opinion, Showcase

A twisted version of the fairy-tale, Cinderella, may soon be taking over your world, as it did mine. Marissa Meyer's novel, "Cinder," transports you into the city life of New-Beijing. Cinder, the main character, is a mechanic who works in the center of the city to support her step-mother and sisters....

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