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Community, organizations unite
for suicide prevention

Community, organizations unite </br>for suicide prevention

Grace Williamson, Reporter

November 15, 2018


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The “Prosper Parents Panel for Suicide Prevention: Hurting, Helping, Healing” event will take place in the Prosper Town Hall Council Chamber, today, Nov. 15.   The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, which raises funds for scientific research, public education and support for survivors...

“Shattered Dreams” deadline gets extension

“Shattered Dreams” deadline gets extension

Ryan Stanley, Reporter

November 15, 2018


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UPDATE - The "Shattered Dreams program committee has extended its deadline for applications. See the original article below for details on the program. The Google form application will be closing soon. In addition, Associate Superintendent Holly Ferguson said freshmen and sophomores are welcome to apply...

Girls receive pajama privilege
while teams continue in playoffs

Girls receive pajama privilege </br>while teams continue in playoffs

Haley Stack, Assistant Editor

November 8, 2018


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Update: Due to other fundraisers, girls will no longer be allowed to wear shorts as soccer continues into playoffs. However, girls are allowed to resume wearing pajama bottoms. Girls can wear pajama pants to school starting Friday, Nov. 9, as their privilege for playoffs. Normally, guys have "No-shave November" when...

Students come together
to stuff the bus

Students come together </br>to stuff the bus

Maddie Moats, Reporter

November 6, 2018


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The annual "Stuff the Bus" food drive is accepting donations Nov. 5 through Nov. 8. Students are asked to bring non-perishable goods to their seventh-period class to donate to Bethlehem Place and Grace Bridge Food Pantry. To help those in need and bring the community together, students can donate...

Preparing for the future

Preparing for the future

Kennedy Wyles, Reporter

November 5, 2018


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The "Prosper Career Independent Study" course offers upperclassmen an elective that allows them to experience and learn about a professional career field - before those students have to commit to a college major.  Students enrolled in the class work on individual projects and then showcase their achie...

Theatre directors, students
to present 8 ‘Seussical’ performances

Theatre directors, students </br>to present 8 ‘Seussical’ performances

Haley Medeiros, Reporter

October 31, 2018


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Cast and crew for the high school’s production of Seussical will perform the first musical of the year on Thursday, Nov. 1, at 6:30 p.m. All eight performances will take place in the auditorium. “Students can expect a very non-traditional musical theatre show, because it’s Dr. Seuss’s work i...

Prosper stadium opens Aug. 1

Prosper stadium opens Aug. 1

Ryan Stanley, Reporter

October 30, 2018


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Friday night lights will take on a new dynamic with the new Prosper Independent School District stadium, which opens Aug. 1, 2019. The stadium can pack in 12,000 students at a cost of $51 million, and it will accommodate both high school and middle school games. “Right now, football and ...

Red Ribbon Week calls students to take stand

Red Ribbon Week calls students to take stand

Grace Williamson, Reporter

October 28, 2018


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Enrique Camarena was a Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) Agent who was kidnapped on his way to lunch with his wife, and he was later tortured to death. More than 33 years later, Camarena - and his battle against illegal drug use - still claim the focus each year during "Red Ribbon Week," which begins...

Orchestra to perform
fall concert Oct. 18

Orchestra to perform </br>fall concert Oct. 18

Haley Medeiros

October 17, 2018


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The orchestra program's first concert of the year will be in the high school auditorium Thursday, Oct. 18, starting at 6:30 p.m. In addition to the full orchestra, the stage's musicians at this fall concert will include senior Alejandra Maldonado and sophomore Warren Tseng, who advanced at the Regi...

Contest seeks to bring
former ‘One Direction’ member, Liam Payne,
to winning school for private concert, Q&A

Contest seeks to bring </br>former ‘One Direction’ member, Liam Payne,</br> to winning school </>for private concert, Q&A

Katie Johnson, Reporter

October 17, 2018


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Former "One Direction" member Liam Payne is partnering with "The Truth" and Chegg in a contest taking place Oct. 16 to Nov. 13. The purpose of the contest is to promote the leading anti-tobacco ad for teens. "The Truth," the Federal Drug Administration's anti-tobacco campaign, spreads awareness about...

Voting re-begins, continues
for student council candidates Oct. 18-19

Voting re-begins, continues </br>for student council candidates Oct. 18-19

Sydney Washburn, Reporter

October 15, 2018


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UPDATE - The following information came through the high school email system on Oct. 16: ”Due to technical difficulties beyond our control, PHS will shut down the Student Elections today and re-open them on Thursday Oct. 18 and Friday Oct. 19.” Original article follows: Posters hang in the...

Double pep rallies
meet Prosper in pink

Double pep rallies </br>meet Prosper in pink

Ana Arredondo, Reporter

October 11, 2018


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The "Pink Out" pep rally will be tomorrow, Oct. 12, at 2:53 p.m. to honor breast-cancer survivors. It will follow the 9 a.m. elementary pep rally. Both events will be in the arena. “All of them (the pep rallies) always have a theme,” cheer coach Lindsey Hamlin said. For this Friday's, the "student...

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