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Study states sports positively affect student performance

Cole Boyd, Beginning Journalism Student

January 16, 2014
Filed under CHS Stories, MHS Stories, RPHS Stories, Sports

Common stereotypes are athletes don’t excel academically. But a recent study supports what athletes and coaches have always believed to be true;  sports help students academically. “When you... Read more »

RPHS prom creates good, bad memories

Abby Delehant, Beginning Journalism Student

June 6, 2013
Filed under Beginning Journalism Stories, Features, RPHS Stories

Prom is supposed to be a great experience for everyone involved. Of course, like any event, there are things that don't always go as planned. The RPHS prom was on May 4 from 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. The event was held at The Foundry... Read more »

Dress code stands as weather changes

Emily Whitehead, Beginning Journalism Student

May 23, 2013
Filed under Beginning Journalism Stories, CHS Stories, Features, MHS Stories, RPHS Stories, SSC Stories

Summer is a great time to cool off with tank tops and shorts, but it is east to make many dress code violations with these summer clothes without even knowing it. "Dress code allows us to wear what we want to express our personality,"... Read more »

NCSD boys basketball: hot and cold

Blake Thomason and Jacob Thompson

March 11, 2013
Filed under CHS Stories, MHS Stories, RPHS Stories, Sports

With the regular season over, two NCSD basketball teams gear up for a playoff run. The RPHS boys are staying home this March, as their struggles continued all season long. After an 0-8 non-conference start, Deshawn Stephens... Read more »

NCSD girls basketball: a little of everything

Blake Thomason and Jacob Thompson

March 11, 2013
Filed under CHS Stories, MHS Stories, Op/Ed, RPHS Stories, Sports

The NCSD girls’ basketball team's regular season has come to a close. It should be one to remember, but for different reasons. The Putnam girls are going to remember this season… while they are in the weight room preparing... Read more »

NCSD Winter Formal

NCSD Winter Formal

February 22, 2013

State Cheer Competition

State Cheer Competition

February 19, 2013

Long-time RPHS teachers reflect on RPHS’ changes

Ceana Radilla, Beginning Journalism Student

January 17, 2013
Filed under Beginning Journalism Stories, Features, RPHS Stories

Teachers who have been at RPHS for a while know what they like about teaching there and know the school has changed in the aspects of teachers, and the students who attend. The staff is something Courtney Giddings, RPHS math,... Read more »

New coach walks the hardwood of RPHS

Ceana Radilla, Beginning Journalism Student

January 9, 2013
Filed under Beginning Journalism Stories, RPHS Stories, Sports

The RPHS girls’ basketball teams received a new coach this season and are adjusting to the change. Head coach, Otis Oliver, is tough on the RPHS girls’ basketball teams but they are becoming better come game time because... Read more »

Power Puff raises funds for RPHS ‘Charity Week”

Kaitlynn d’Auvergne, Staff

April 30, 2012
Filed under Archives, News, RPHS Stories, Sports

In a battle for charity the girls faced off across the field. Nose to nose the linewomen could feel the breath of their opponents. The center throws the ball between her legs to the quarter back and the games begin. Charity... Read more »

Kingsmen lacrosse battles to find winning season

Jacob Thompson, Sports Editor

April 24, 2012
Filed under Archives, RPHS Stories, Sports

RPHS boys varsity lacrosse team lost its nineth straight game, dominated on April 20 by Hillsboro 13-1 which dropped it to 48th in the state ranking system. So far this season the Kingsmen have scored 31 goals, while allowing... Read more »

Rex Putnam’s Charity Week raises $5,000 for cancer patient

Lindsey Schaefer, Photo Editor

April 12, 2012
Filed under Archives, News, RPHS Stories

March 14-19 Rex Putnam students have been strutting down the runway, scoring touchdowns and balling it up to raise over $5,000 for Charity Week. “Different committees in our leadership class have been working for over a month... Read more »