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Falcon Chasers vs. The Vanna(h) Show

Falcon Chasers vs. The Vanna(h) Show

Teresa Simmons, News Writer

December 7, 2017


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This year, Prairie has two news shows sponsored by Mrs. Alway for journalism. The Falcon Chasers are hosted by Jackson Rebitzke and Jett Pharn-Cromb. The Vanna(h) Show features Savannah Harshbarger, DaVanna Aho, and “Zoe the cheerleader”.     Jett, one of the Falcon Chasers, said they ...

Cool – Winter Dance

Cool – Winter Dance

Andres Escobar, News Writer

December 7, 2017


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The Winter Dance was on Saturday, Dec 2nd at Prairie. It was pajama themed. Movies were available in the theatre, games were in the commons, and the dance was in the gym. Students went all out in their pajamas. Sophomore, Zane Boyher, was surprised about the dance and how hype it was. “The danc...

New Security Guard

New Security Guard

Teresa Simmons, News Writer

November 30, 2017


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Prairie’s new security guard, Ralphie, started working November 13th, but it’s not her first time here.   From 1990-2012, she worked at Prairie, but she, “felt it was time to come home”. She's excited to be able to be with all the kids again and her former colleagues.   ...

Thanksgiving For A Cause

Thanksgiving For A Cause

Andres Escobar, News Writer

November 29, 2017


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Mrs. Homola and the National Honor Society, also known as NHS, students participated in the food bank on November 10th. Students were volunteering from 10:00 am - 12:00 pm. Mrs. Homola had a wonderful time at the food bank and worked very hard. “We spent our time transferring 50 boxes worth of ...

Prairie Cross Country Banquet

Prairie Cross Country Banquet

Logan Reed, Sports Writer

November 29, 2017


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  The Prairie Cross Country team had a successful year, the boys placed first in districts and girls finished third.The team’s banquet took place at PHS on Wednesday, November 15th. Sophomore key players Meri Dunford and Luke Lund were recognized for their contribution to the team's success. State...

Is the new Star Wars movie “The Last Jedi” worth the hype?

Is the new Star Wars movie “The Last Jedi” worth the hype?

Ashlynn Hall, Features Writer

November 29, 2017


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Star Wars was the film no studio wanted to make, when the first Star Wars movie finally found its investor and production began to bring George Lucas’ vision come true little did they know the impact the movies would have on modern day movies. The Stars Wars Franchise continues to gain fans everyday...

Mr. Baker’s Turkey-rama

Mr. Baker’s Turkey-rama

Teresa Simmons, News Writer

November 15, 2017


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This month, Mr. Baker is holding a turkey-rama competition. If you’re a student of his, you have until Thanksgiving break (November 21st) to turn in your creatively drawn hand turkey!   On November 21st, Baker’s class will be voting to determine the best turkeys. The top three turkeys wi...

Don’t be Tardy

Don’t be Tardy

Misa Le, News Writer

November 15, 2017


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  Prairie High School’s tardy policy is one that is both liked and disliked by a wide range of people. Once a student has reached 10 tardies, they are issued a detention slip. On one hand, teachers can use tardies as a way to keep track of their students and hold them accountable for showi...

Book Selfie Contest

Book Selfie Contest

Natalie Narynova, News Writer

November 15, 2017


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During October, the library held a book selfie contest. All of the students at Prairie were able to participate. The students were supposed to find a book and try to turn it into a 3D selfie with them continuing off the picture of the front cover.   All English teachers were informed about it ...

Halloween and Pumpkin Contest.

Natalie Narynova, News Writer

November 8, 2017


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On Halloween, there was a lot of spirit among students and staff throughout the school. Costumes ranged from batman to dinosaurs. The main office, ASB office, and attendance office had a pumpkin painting contest between all their teacher assistants.   The offices have been doing this for 17 year...

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