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Escaping Religious Persecution

Escaping Religious Persecution

Nandhini Sivabalakannan, Staff Writer

May 10, 2018

In the year of 2016, the immigration in the U.S reached a record of almost 43.7 million people, and freshmen Bahar Safarzadeh was one of them.  “I came to America on September 16, 2016,” said freshmen Bahar Safarzedah.   Immigrants come from all over the world for many reasons. A majority of them t...

What You Need to Know About VPNs

Photo illustration from Pixabay.

Wesley Henshaw, Staff Writer

April 17, 2018

As society becomes more and more technology oriented, privacy becomes more and more of a concern. With every news story about a malware outbreak, our security and privacy seems to be thrown into question. For those security cautious individuals out there, a VPN might be perfect. VPN stands for Virtual...

The Future of Parkway

The Future of Parkway

Henry T. Eubank, Staff Writer

March 23, 2018

The School Board is a nonpartisan body made up of seven elected members that have three main functions: making budget decisions, hire the superintendent, and revise the district wide curriculum. Terms are three years long and the position is volunteer. There are two spots open for the election April...

Students bring Cricket to America

Students bring Cricket to America

Nandhini Sivabalakannan, Staff Writer

March 23, 2018

Cricket is wildly popular in India, but when freshman Mohan Kummarigunta lived there, he wasn’t really interested.

Senior Balances School and Parenting

Senior Balances School and Parenting

Libby Archer, Editor in Chief

March 23, 2018

Senior year has been pretty eventful for Ashley Gould.

Marathon Challenge: PCH Grad Competes in the 777

Abby Prywitch, Staff writer

March 23, 2018

Running one marathon is taxing to the body. Imagine running seven marathons in seven days. Now combine that with traveling around the world. Is that even possible? Josh Samson, PCH 1993 grad, took part in the 777, otherwise known as the World Marathon Challenge (WMC). The 777 is a race in which ...

Family Tradition That Keeps on Rolling

Gittemeier and her mom posing for a picture in front of one of the trail heads. Photo provided by Genevieve Gittemeier.

Sydney Stahlschmidt, Staff Writer

March 23, 2018

Every Labor Day weekend Gittemeier and ten other family and friends, go on a 145 mile bike trip from Columbia, Mo to St. Charles.

The Newest Generation of Colts

The Newest Generation of Colts

Julia Solomon, Staff writer

March 22, 2018

Guidance counselor Priscilla Greenwood had a boy named Fletcher on March 13. “That baby stage is just really fun,” Greenwood said. Greenwood is one of at least six teachers who added a member to their family during this school year. For Greenwood though, parenting is not a new endeavor. Greenwood...

Late Start and Early Release

Late Start and Early Release

Gabby Abowitz

March 22, 2018

This year Parkway Central High School has 4 early releases and 8 late start days. Some students take this extra time off from school to participate in rituals that they enjoy.  Many students use this time to sleep in late, go out for breakfast, or to get some extra study time in for the week

Students go Behind the Scene in Sports as Referees

Logan Potts, Staff Writer

March 22, 2018

When people think of sports, they usually think about players, coaches, and fans. When people think this, they are forgetting about some of the most important people in sports: The officials. As a teenager, it is hard to find jobs that you can work flexible schedules, make decent money, and not have...

Varsity dance team not attending state

Athena Stamos, Managing Editor

March 22, 2018

Varsity dance team did not compete in the state competition this year, even though it is held in St. Louis, due to registering after the deadline. “I have mixed emotions about it,” senior Dorothy Davis said. “I wanted one last chance.” This season varsity dance team tried a variety o...

Dodgeball tournament March 13

Dylan Floyd, Matt Ryan, and Jeremy Boonshaft

March 8, 2018

The freshman class is hosting a dodgeball tournament on March 13.  Teams of 5-6 can play.  The cost is $25 per team.  Sign up  in the school store.

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