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QUIZ: Which Netflix show should you binge during winter break?

With new shows being uploaded to Netflix every month, chances are you will never run out of shows to binge!

Zoe DeYoung, Staff Writer

December 18, 2019

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These movies are ‘snow’ joke

Sabrina Bohn, Managing Editor-in-Chief

December 16, 2019

As the temperatures drop, people may think that it’s the holiday season or finals season, but really, it’s Oscars season. The end of the year brings tons of anticipated films to local theaters, making up for all of the boring summer blockbusters (is that just my pretentious opinion?). No matter what you...

Ending hunger one holiday at a time

Parkway Food Pantry Social Worker Jess Buettner delivers Thanksgiving items to families in need Nov.19. Approximately eight schools in the Parkway District rallied around to help with this event. “All the things that you think of in your normal thanksgiving dinner we include so that it’s a little less that families have to worry about,” Buettner said.

Madi Foppe, Convergence Journalism Writer

November 26, 2019

The Parkway Food Pantry hosted a “Stuff the Turkey” event Nov. 19 to create Thanksgiving bags for students and families in need. “It's an attempt by the Parkway School District food pantry to collect food, money, etcetera for those in our own district who might be in need of it,” Principal...

Students and teachers travel out of country during winter break

Staring into the distance, Vaishali Shah admires the Three Towers.

Gabby Leon, Staff Writer

January 20, 2017

“We sat on the beach. We weren’t going there to experience the culture since it was a short trip, and we were exhausted. We got up early, ate breakfast and sat and walked on the beach. No significant others, no children, just three teachers,” Collins said.

Short Winter Break causes upset among students

At the Veiled Prophet Ball seniors Grace Colbert, Caroline Gibbs, Maret Welby and Allie Hornbarger get ready in a hotel room before the ceremony began.

Emily Wind, Staff Writer

January 19, 2016

Although Winter Break is a thing of the past, repercussions of the short break are still in effect.

Students find winter break unexciting, survey shows

Hannah Hoffmann, News Editor

January 10, 2016

With winter break now little more than a distant memory (oh, the toll two weeks back in school has had on us all), if you take the time to ask anyone how their break went, expect no more than a quick “eh, it was average."

The do’s and do not’s of winter break

Junior Tyler Hannegan and Senior Ally Guccione sit on a couch and enjoy the popular holiday drink, peppermint hot chocolate.

Dani Fischer, Staff Writer

December 23, 2015

Finals are over. A weight has been lifted off your back, the air smells fresher and the whole world is brighter. There’s absolutely no homework and you have nothing left to do. So, what do you do? The truth is, most students do a whole lot of nothing. Overwhelmed with all the time on their hand...

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