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Senior Brent Hanson practices with sophomore Izaak Ochsner after school.

Speech competes online

The NPHS Speech and Debate team will continue their season online
Sophia Walsh, Editor in Chief December 17, 2020

Technology and adaptability are keeping North Platte High’s Speech and Debate team at the podium. Last March, the team was one day away from the district competition when the pandemic forced schools...

Not my last goodbye

Not my last goodbye

Guest writer senior Bailey Roeder shares lessons from her senior year.
Bailey Roeder and Jonathan Dekleva April 19, 2020
Ever since senior year started, I recognized all of the “lasts"... But, freshman year, I never realized how important all of the “firsts” were.
Senior Mia Dugan writes life lessons to her younger self.

Dear Mini-Mia

Lessons for the little girl I once was
Mia Dugan, Staff Writer April 8, 2020

When I was younger, 2020 seemed like an imaginary year. So far away that the present could never reach. My 7-year-old self, playing with Barbies in her pink and purple room, pictured this 18-year-old to...

One-Act state send-off

One-Act state send-off

"The Addams Family" earns North Platte's one-act team their first state appearance in 10 years
Beckett Allen, Staff Writer December 12, 2019

Mathematic Madness:

Mathematic Madness:

Sophia Walsh, Editor in Chief January 25, 2019

Math. An already difficult class for many, where frequent one-on-one questions are sometimes required for a student to learn the material. But what happens when a stressed, overworked teacher has more...

Speak Up

Speak Up

NPHS Speech can't compete at National Qualifiers
Anam Vaziri, Editor-in-Chief March 23, 2018

Last year, North Platte High School speech team members participated at National Qualifiers in Cheyenne, Wyoming. Three advanced (and one alternate), and had the opportunity to compete at Nationals in...

Senior Kaden Griesfeller watches over the scene as the Hunchback.

The punching bag of Notre Dame

NPHS drama department performs "Quasimodo."
Quincey Epley, Editor-in-Chief December 15, 2017

Acting out

Zak Folchert, Staff Writer December 2, 2016

The North Platte High School Drama Department has been hard at work perfecting their One-Act performance of Bible Camp: The Musical. The cast of twenty young actors and actresses have been practicing their...

NPHS students compete at National Speech Tournament

Quincey Epley, Editor-in-Chief July 2, 2016

Andrew Phares and Drake Berry, finished the 2016 speech season in the top 200 national extemporaneous speakers. The junior and freshman recently competed at the 2016 National Speech and Debate Tournament...

Sophomore Greg Stoner, and freshman Corey Parsons act hostilly towards each other, while senior Max Wohler is hysterical.

Everybody dies… eventually

Quincey Epley, Editor-in-Chief May 6, 2016

On May 3 and May 5, three plays, “The Actor’s Nightmare,” “15-Minute Hamlet,” and “Romeo and Juliet: Six very Busy Days,” were performed at North Platte High School. This group of plays...

They have spoken

Tiffany Sauls, Feature Editor March 4, 2016

Thirty minutes. Three topics. One choice. The pressure is on, but you’ve been practicing for this for months. Your note cards are arranged in perfect order, and you take the plunge. North Platte High...

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