Drive thrus vs. dorm rooms

The idea of college reaches from a given to a forgone conclusion. But new research shows that joining the workforce and providing for family or savings doesn’t outweigh the benefits of college. But as smart as ...

Xenos

Meaning: stranger, enemy, guest  friend, and family Xenos. It’s one of the most complicated words in history, for one of the most tangled topics in history. Because Xenos can mean stranger. It can mean enemy...

Homecoming Recap

Bearcat students show off their school spirit at the Spirit assembly and halftime show. Check out the PRHS Homecoming events....
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Outside the Stadium

Schimke’s path to Paso is as compelling as any game “May 1st, 1973: Dear fifth grade teacher...when I grow up, I want to be a math teacher...Your friend, Ritchie Schimke.” Forty-two years after writing th...

Running on fumes

Seniors struggle with school as they approach graduation Every morning I look in the mirror and witness a pair of tired eyes staring back at me. Behind those eyes sits a slouched frame, a short temper, and ...

Honesty is the best policy

Why telling the truth is the best option We all have different opinions of what defines the truth and what defines a lie. To some a white lie is an everyday occurrence, not considered dishonesty, and truth i...
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Happy helper

Four years, four weeks, five days a week, 24 hours a day; the dedication is clear as senior Matt Neumann continues to return to volunteer at Camp Hapitok, a children’s speech and language camp, for the fifth su...
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Cheer leading the way

Visions of high ponytails, glittery eyeshadow and brightly colored uniforms are many ten year old’s dreams. While doing double fulls, standing tucks, standing fulls, and back handsprings, senior Jessica Bartlet...
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Red, white, and black

Senior Hebat Elsayed extends goals far beyond American border Red, white, and black fabric of the Egyptian flag waved among the busy streets of Cairo, Egypt. The tension in the air was thick as Egyptian Presid...
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Female Bearcathlete of the year

 Senior Kailey Warren jumps, dribbles and dives en route to being a Bearcathlete There’s something to be said about a student who can take three AP classes, pull straight A’s, and still finds the time to play ...