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Christmas Whovillians

Christmas Whovillians

Jack Nieto, Staff Writer

November 20, 2018


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

Love it or hate it, there’s no escaping the fact that Christmas is one of the most hyped up, anticipated holidays. With that being said, many people have their own ways to prepare for Christmas. One of these major pre-season rituals would of course be the infamous Christmas playlist. As soon as...

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 ...

Halloween Reviews: Flashback Frights Edition

Halloween Reviews: Flashback Frights Edition

Caitlyn Thomas, Entertainment Editor

October 30, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, News Briefs, Opinion, Showcase

HERE’S JOHNNY! The words any horror movie connoisseur knows and loves on a chilly October night; the singular most known line from the beloved 1980 Steven King classic-turned-movie, "The Shinning".  "The Shinning" is set in the isolated Stanley hotel located deep in the foreboding mountains of Estes Park, Colorado. While there are little to n...

The New Sweetener in Your Playlist – REVIEW

The New Sweetener in Your Playlist – REVIEW

Chloe Grimm, Staff Writer

September 20, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

Millions of Ariana Grande stans have been waiting since mid-April, when all the aesthetic teasers were being dropped on her Instagram – keep in mind that at the time, it was her first time posting since December of 2017 – for her single and hit track on her new album, “no tears left to cry.”...

A Warning to Those Wanting to Watch Slender Man (spoilers)

A Warning to Those Wanting to Watch Slender Man (spoilers)

OPINION BY Gabe Lyden, Staff Writer

September 17, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, News Briefs, Opinion, Showcase

You may remember the whole Slender Man craze that took over the internet. Now, five years past the point of relevancy, we have been given a “gift” by the out of touch Hollywood executives: A movie based on the urban legend aptly called Slender Man. Now the question is: “Is it good?”   No. No...

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...

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