Articles by Sam Watters

52nd Annual Bird Calling Contest Had Flocks of Audience Members Swarming to the Alan Harvey Theater

April 25, 2017 | in Web

Perhaps one of the most iconic, popular, and exciting annual events in Piedmont is the Bird Calling Contest. The contest dates back all the way to 1963, when it was started by Leonard J.... Read More

Annual Reverse Evacuation drill will be held in April

Annual Reverse Evacuation drill will be held in April

March 28, 2017 | in News

The yearly Reverse Evacuation drill will be held on April 6, in addition to the monthly fire drills and a possible shelter-and-place drill as well. Vice principal and safety coordinator, Irma Muñoz, said that... Read More

Try reading this without looking at your phone

Try reading this without looking at your phone

March 7, 2017 | in Opinions

In today’s world, people prioritize their Instagram feeds and Snapchat streaks over actually talking to people and going out with friends. A Mobile Statistics study showed that on average, people spend about 90 minutes... Read More

Photo Gallery: Night Rally

Photo Gallery: Night Rally

February 28, 2017 | in Photo Galleries

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Spring sports plan to hit the field running

Spring sports plan to hit the field running

February 7, 2017 | in Sports

Springtime is a time for the freshly cut grass on the baseball diamond, new running shoes on the track, and re-stringing the pockets on lacrosse sticks. Captains are preparing their teams as much as... Read More

Troubs warm up their pipes for another holiday season

Troubs warm up their pipes for another holiday season

November 29, 2016 | in Arts

It’s nearing that time of year again. You’re in class and hear the voices of fellow students dancing through the hallways; the noise gets louder until it is right outside of the door. The... Read More