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See You Next Year!

See You Next Year!

May 20, 2020

The Nebraska Promise

Herbener sits with her dog, Ollie. She is a UNL alum.

Bennett Clary

May 3, 2020

During these uncertain times, Nebraska colleges are doing their part to ensure students can still have their desired future. The Nebraska Promise covers full tuition for undergraduate students at UNO, UNK, UNL, UNMC and NCTA that are Pell Grant eligible or have a family income of $60,000 or less. It does not cover a...

Zooming Through the Year

Zoom is the main way teacher teacher their classes and answer any questions students may have. It was a new experience to most students when they first used it.

Hannah Shin, PLPulse Writer

May 1, 2020

March 12, 2020, the PLHS school year suddenly comes to an end. The community closes, and everyone frantically stocks up on toilet paper.   Now, PLCS is in “Phase 2” of online learning. “Phase 2” refers to classes are resuming, and students are learning in their homes with the information and...

A Polished View On COVID-19

A Polished View On COVID-19

Jack Nieto, Staff Writer

April 30, 2020

While many Americans are sitting at home in effort to slow down the pandemic that’s unfolding in front of us, healthcare workers are standing in the frontlines risking their lives for a greater good.   The year of 2020 has been an emotional roller coaster for many Americans and the rest of the ...

The Newest on Netflix

The Newest on Netflix

Owen Sumter, Staff Writer

April 28, 2020

As national quarantine reaches into a second month, I’ve exhausted my normal methods of entertainment: watching the same five shows on repeat and binging Youtube for hours at a time. It’s times like these that I look for new shows to pass away the time, and I found why everyone was watching “Tiger...

Mental Health in Student Athletes

Junior Jordyn Bahl prepares to pitch at the state softball tournament.

Caitlyn Ryan, Staff Writer

March 6, 2020

Cleats, shin guards, socks, shorts, jersey. This is the list of equipment that a soccer play may need for a game. This list would be very different for a volleyball player, a softball player, or a football player. While this equipment differs, there is one thing that all athletes need for a game or a meet....

Omaha Hot Spot

Enjoy a treat at Ted and Wally's with homemade ice-cream daily.

Samantha Riggs, Staff Writer

March 4, 2020

Hangout spots in the Omaha area can be very limiting but Downtown Omaha never seems to disappoint. Whether it be a lunch date, some thrift shopping, or grabbing some ice cream, the variety of spots downtown allows for a great night out.  Throughout the years, many changes and improvements hav...

Media

Media

Danae C

March 4, 2020

Keys tapping. Videos running. Hushed chatter. People buzzing. Students arrive in the media room, passionate and excited about the possible fun challenges to come. A frenzy of nerves and thrill trickle throughout, but they’re ready for a new beginning.               An abundance of co...

PLHS Varsity Boys Basketball

Senior Owen McLaughlin exchanges handshakes with teammates moments before a game.

Jack Nieto, Staff Writer

March 3, 2020

Early CFP Predictions

Balloon release as the Clemson Tigers run down to the field vs. North Carolina at Clemson's Memorial Stadium.

Jack Nieto, Staff Writer

March 3, 2020

Each year, football fans across America refuse to look towards the impending doom of what is the end of the college and professional football season. Besides the new coming XFL otherwise known as the Xtreme Football League [which has no official name], most football fans can only use their downtime to ta...

A Different Kind of Football

The New York Guardians host the Tampa Bay Vipers in a week one XFL game. The Guardians won the game 23-3.

Anthony Rubek, Staff Writer

March 3, 2020

After the entertaining seasons of professional and college football are over, football fans are usually left with a long, depressing eight-month break from the game. But now, there is a league that has just started and can fill the void  WWE CEO Vince McMahon has brought back the XFL for the f...

Welcome to La Vista, Hooters

A cheesesteak philly with curly fries and a red rose.

REVIEW BY: Lauren Unverzagt, Staff Writer

February 27, 2020

The last thing anyone would expect in 2020 would be a high school girl reviewing the brand spanking new Hooters in town.  But is anything surprising in 2020? At this point, it doesn’t feel like it. So let’s get into it.   I have eaten at the Hooters in Kansas City and was excited to have one open so close to home. As I was pulling up, the outside glowed and the parking lot was filled. Walking in, I was expectin...

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