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Graduation Traditions Around the World

Graduation Traditions Around the World

Edith Solorzano, reporter

April 23, 2018

As graduation day gets closer, our seniors start preparations for the big day. Graduation party, final senior pictures session, and post-celebration notes are some of the things that students need to keep in mind as they prepare, or at least they are for students here in the states. Countries and cu...

Darting Into Spring Sports

Darting Into Spring Sports

Edith Solorzano, reporter

April 16, 2018

The start of spring sports is now here and it's now time to support some of our favorites. The Girls Soccer team started off the season with a 7-2 win against Wichita Independence. Ellie Anspaugh said, “It was pretty exciting starting off the season with a win.” The soccer coach  Ayala said, “T...

The Kayette Board of 2018-19

The Kayette Board of 2018-19

Sayler Peplinski, Editor

April 12, 2018

The applications are out and the opportunity to become a part of the Great Bend High School Kayette Board has begun. As many people know, the GBHS Kayette chapter is the largest in the state with over 250 members. To help with organizing the events that the Kayettes participate in, there is a board made...

Riley Elementary School 10 years later

Riley Elementary School 10 years later

Rossiel Reyes, Reporter

April 11, 2018

For five years I attended Riley Elementary school. As a first, third, fourth, fifth, and sixth grader, the halls of Riley seemed so big and daunting, but for these five years I made friends and had teachers that I still keep in contact today. Even though six years have passed since I last attended Ri...

iOS vs Android

iOS vs Android

Elijah Hutchinson and Elijah Hutchinson

April 10, 2018

After a decade of competition between Apple and Android saying that their operating system is better, the staff of the Panther Tales have decided to see where the students of GBHS stand on this matter. Both have made massive improvements over the years changing what their phones look like, how they are...

Another Year at State for GBHS FBLA

Another Year at State for GBHS FBLA

Sayler Peplinski, Editor

April 6, 2018

Last week the GBHS FBLA sent 17 students to Topeka KS, to compete in competition to see who would be advancing to Nationals. From Business Communications to Personal Finance FBLA members had the chance to do so well that they could move on to state. Jalyn Lear, a first year FBLA participant for GBHS,...

GBHS Gives Out a Helping Hand

GBHS Gives Out a Helping Hand

Edith Solorzano, Reporter

March 13, 2018

Yuda Bands is a non-profit organization which helps students in developing countries who cannot afford to go to school. In order make money for the students, the Yuda Bands organization sells unique, handmade bracelets from Guatemala. Each bracelet is made from handmade leather and carved coconut shells....

Pennies From NHS

Pennies From NHS

Sayler Peplinski, Reporter

March 13, 2018

Starting on March 1st, the Great Bend High School National Honor Society began their Pennies for Patients fundraiser. This year unlike previous years the money that will be raised will go to Kans for Kids. Which gives money to families who have a child that has cancer. Conor Bird ,a member of National...

Athletes moving on to bigger things

Athletes moving on to bigger things

Rossiel Reyes, Reporter

February 15, 2018

These past year seniors, Aaron Clark, Carley Brack, Rodrigo Miranda, and Kerby Depenbusch have officially signed to play football, play basketball, play tennis, and run respectively. From participating in these sports when they were freshman in high school to now planning to participate as freshman in c...

Soda you want to be my Valentine

Soda you want to be my Valentine

Sayler Peplinski, Reporter

February 15, 2018

Soda you want to be my Valentine is something that is becoming a tradition at GBHS. Student shave the opportunity to buy a one dollar soda to send to themselves or to one of their friends. Then on Valentines Day or on this case the 13th of February the sodas are delivered. This year the distribution...

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