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The student-run news site of H. B. Plant High School

PHS News

The student-run news site of H. B. Plant High School

PHS News

Vera Agne

Vera Agne, Staffer

Hi! My name is Vera Agne I’m a junior here at Plant High School and a second-year staff member on PHS news. In my free time, I love to read, sketch, and watch all kinds of movies. I am so excited to be a part of staff again this year:)

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Studying is a key aspect to education and the atmosphere for studying is just as important. The atmosphere one chooses can increase motivation and concentration.

Best Studying Spots

Vera Agne, Staffer
May 1, 2024
Best Don Toliver Songs

Best Don Toliver Songs

Vera Agne, Staffer
April 22, 2024
Its almost time for the end of the
year exams and there are multitude ways one can prep themselves for finals. Instead of procrastinating and doing everything on your task list at the last minute, experiment with different study methods that could help you succeed!

Best Study Methods

Vera Agne, Staffer
April 1, 2024
The sun is shining, flowers are blooming, the ocean is getting warmer which opens the door to a variety of activities to pursue during break.

Spring Break Activities

Vera Agne, Staffer
March 8, 2024
The movie, Bob Marley One Love, pictures the iconic Jamaican singer-songwriter, and musician with his profound messages of love, unity, and social justice. Continue reading to learn more about the movie.

Bob Marley Movie Review

Vera Agne, Staffer
February 26, 2024
LLS is a foundation that aids in
the fight against blood cancers.
Donations or even joining a team can
help support the research and
advocacy efforts of LLS.

What is LLS?

Vera Agne, Staffer
February 9, 2024
Galentines Day is a wonderful opportunity to celebrate the love season
with friends.

Galentine’s Day

Vera Agne, Staffer
February 6, 2024
Valentines Day, a celebration of love and affection, provides the optimal occasion to indulge in the warmth and charm of romantic comedies. Whether youre spending the day with a special someone or enjoying your own company, romantic comedies offer an escape to the world of love, laughter and heartwarming moments.

Best Rom Coms

Vera Agne, Staffer
January 29, 2024
Celebrating the holiday season
provides a multitude of opportunities to participate in themed activities and parties with friends. Its the perfect season to create cherished memories as well as a spirited atmosphere.

Christmas with Friends

Vera Agne, Staffer
December 22, 2023
Christmas is the time to indulge in festive snacks and desserts. Trader Joes annually culminates a variety of
holiday themed snacks and candies which is a perfect way to get into the holiday spirit.

Christmas at Trader Joes

Vera Agne, Staffer
December 12, 2023
Friendsgiving is celebrated on a date
often falling on a day near the official
Thanksgiving holiday. This flexibility allows
friends to gather without the constraints of busy
travel schedules, making it a more accessible and
inclusive event.


Vera Agne, Staffer
November 17, 2023
Cinnaholic, a gourmet cinnamon roll bakery recently opened
in Tampa, Florida. Their products are made 100% plant based, dairy
and lactose free as well as cholesterol free.

Cinnaholic Review

Vera Agne, Staffer
November 17, 2023
Matthew Perry was a Canadian-
American actor that starred in the hit TV
Friends. Perry was not only a
public figure who openly discussed his
life battles but also used his experiences
to raise awareness.

Matthew Perry Tribute

Vera Agne, Staffer
November 7, 2023
 With Tampa’s recent cold front, it’s set the tone for the perfect autumn weather. Fall calls for drinking pumpkin spice lattes and watching spooky Halloween movies while eating festive fall treats. Tampa has quite a few events to attend to get into the Fall spirit!

Fall Activities in Tampa

Vera Agne, Staffer
October 25, 2023
Too Good to Go is an app that works to
reduce food waste in restaurants, bakeries, and
even grocery stores. The companies package the
products they didnt sell for the day in a suprise
bag for people using the app to reserve.

Too Good to Go App Review

Vera Agne, Staffer
October 9, 2023
More teenagers in the recent years have
become involved in the workplace. Studies have
shown that this is crucial for adolescent growth
and adopting future values; however, its also
shown that it can also affect a students
education and performance.

Teenagers in the Workplace

Vera Agne, Staffer
October 4, 2023
Meet Joe Black (1998). To learn more about the movie, continue reading.

Movie List: Meet Joe Black

Vera Agne, Staffer
October 2, 2023
The above pictures show Bob Marley (top left), The Wailers (bottom right), and Slightly Stooped (bottom left)   “taped” onto the Jamaican flag.

Beginners Guide to Reggae

Vera Agne, Staffer
September 20, 2023
Intrinsic motivation is defined as the doing of an activity for its inherent satisfaction rather than for some separable consequence. When intrinsically motivated, a person is moved to act for the fun or challenge entailed rather than because of external products, pressures, or rewards.

Intrinsic Motivation

Vera Agne, Staffer
January 30, 2023
Groups of people dress up as pirates on the José Gaspar ship for the Gasparilla Festival.

Gasparilla 2023

Vera Agne, Staffer
January 25, 2023
Three piece mochi donut; Matcha Oreo (far left), Choco Graham (middle), Caramel Churro (far right).


Vera Agne, Staffer
September 19, 2022
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