Articles by Roy Connors

History made as Settlemier suits up for varsity

History made as Settlemier suits up for varsity

September 19, 2017 | in Football

Peanut butter and celery, caramel and apples, a freshman on varsity football. At first look these combinations may seem like a foreign concept, but like pineapple on pizza they have found a way to... Read More

We needed a moment to “Never Forget”

We needed a moment to “Never Forget”

September 12, 2017 | in Opinions

I was angry at first, but now I am just disappointed. When a parent uses this line, it is to point out a big mistake that they want their child to think about and... Read More

Do your part: Participate in the test

Do your part: Participate in the test

May 23, 2017 | in Opinions

State testing. Two words every high schooler hates when used in conjunction. The routine of getting to school by 8 am, only to sit in a room and take tests for upwards of two... Read More

Students and staff seek positive steps forward

Students and staff seek positive steps forward

May 23, 2017 | in News

In response to the May 8 assembly addressing the anti-semitic behavior and hateful aftermath, the Share Y(our) Voice club hosted an event in the Alan Harvey Theatre to allow any students to share their... Read More

Video: 2017 ASB election preview

May 18, 2017 | in Web

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Junior Reece Proctor goes the distance (Video)

May 2, 2017 | in Web

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Raul Jorcino Profile (Video)

March 28, 2017 | in Web

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Students explore Washington D.C. over break

Students explore Washington D.C. over break

March 7, 2017 | in Campus

Two thousand four hundred twenty nine miles from home, Piedmont students might find themselves wondering how they ended up walking through the National Mall with students from all around the country. The answer: Close... Read More

Basketball shoots for success

Basketball shoots for success

February 7, 2017 | in Basketball

As one of the most successful basketball coaches of the 20th century said, “The eight laws of learning are explanation, demonstration, imitation, repetition, repetition, repetition, repetition.” The PHS basketball program has been taking some... Read More

Anne Aldridge-Peacock still changing lives, 2o years later

Anne Aldridge-Peacock still changing lives, 2o years later

December 21, 2016 | in Campus

Gathered around a table, a dozen or so teenage faces desperately turn toward her. Fixated upon this woman as if she were their saving grace, these homeless and pregnant teenagers roam the streets of... Read More