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Art display showcases student work

Art display showcases student work

Graham Hill, Opinions Manager

May 21, 2018


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The National Art Honors Society hosted an art exhibit in the media center from April 4 to 13. The event featured more than 25 student artists and over 35 works of art. "We decided this year that one of the things they [NAHS] would like to do as a way of meeting their mission would be to showcase some...

Tampa celebrates diversity pride parade

Tampa celebrates diversity pride parade

Dylan Pitts, Staff Writer

May 3, 2018


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Thousands of people descended upon the historic district of Ybor City on March 25 for a colorful celebration in support of the LGBTQ community. Some wore T-shirts with slogans like "born this way," and "closets are for clothes," while others wore rainbow colored everything, or close to nothing at all. Amongst...

E-Board hosts annual Pantherilla

Alexis Perno, Staff Writer

April 30, 2018


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Students attended prom at the Double Tree Hilton on Saturday, April 14 from 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. Seniors Maren Scharf and Adrian Mendoza were crowned Prom Queen and King, respectively. "Overall everything was great," Scharf said. "Getting prom queen was kind of funny. I didn't even know I wanted it...

Theater competes at state competition, earns superiors

Theater competes at state competition, earns superiors

April 28, 2018


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The theater program attended the Florida State Thespian Festival from March 14 through 17 over spring break, sending six performance acts to compete along with other students who went to various workshops. The festival was held in downtown Tampa in the Tampa Convention Center and the Straz Center...

New safety measures implemented around campus

New safety measures implemented around campus

Alexis Perno, Staff Writer

April 28, 2018


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In wake of the recent shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas, new safety protocols have been planned by Plant administration, including the future construction of a fence. The fence is set to begin construction over the summer and be ready in time for next school year. Principal Johnny Bush also is...

Orchestra concert on 4/26

Orchestra concert on 4/26

Alea Jennings, Photographer

April 26, 2018


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Plant High School Walkout

Chad Mendez, Videographer

April 26, 2018


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Students awarded at national level for art projects

Students awarded at national level for art projects

Riley Schofner, Staff Writer

April 22, 2018


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The Scholastic Art and Writing Awards provided many students the opportunity to show their creative side and be recognized as artists and thoughtful creators. The art contest rewards students with "keys," and 11 artists and one writer have received the highest honor of gold key, recognizing them as ...

Into the Woods Brief

Chloe-Amelie Aikman, Features Editor

April 19, 2018


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The second round of theater's showings of their newest musical “Into the Woods” begins at 7 p.m. on April 18, with a final performance scheduled for the evening of April 21 in the auditorium. With music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, the musical production has its origins in the book by James Lapine...

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