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Black Friday COVID Edition

Black Friday COVID Edition
November 20, 2020

Black Friday is a day to save money and get cheaper gifts for the following holidays while everything is on sale. Having cheaper prices nation-wide brings far more people into stores, stampeding closely...

An African in America

Anezca Bannink playing guitar and singing in a band called Fusion. Anezca and her band played in cafes and school functions or any local events that popped up. Photo courtesy of Anezca Bannink
November 20, 2020

Moving your entire life from one country to another would be life changing. Junior Anezca Bannink moved from Pretoria, South Africa to the United States of America in 2018.  Pretoria is one of the...

Taking a rest from The Rec

A news brief over the closing of The Rec center and North Platte's wish for people to stay home.
March 19, 2020

Thank you, North Platte and Lincoln County, for putting our health first. It was a good move to shut down the courthouse, library, senior center, and the Recreation Center. The Rec is a place where...

Coronavirus facts

An info-graphic based story that gives you an outline of how the coronavirus is effecting your community and the world.
March 19, 2020

Things to do in quarantine

A list of different restaurants that deliver, movies and shows to watch, songs to listen to, and a few Instagram accounts that can help lift your spirits.
March 19, 2020

With the COVID-19 virus knocking at our doors being stuck in your house all day can be boring and sometimes lonely, so what can you do to stay entertained and happy? Here are just a few options to help...

Kettle bells ring, are you listening?

Bell ringers stand next to the red kettle to collect money. “The money raised supports our operation or ministries all throughout the year,” Poff said.
Salvation Army organizes bell ringers to stand and collect money during the Christmas season.
December 19, 2019

Normally with the Christmas season, comes the sound of volunteers ringing bells, but this year the sound isn't as loud as it once was. Bell ringers are volunteers who stand in front of stores with a Salvation...

Staff member spotlight

Mesharia Montgomery makes pizza for the students of NPHS. She cooks and serves food to students. “I love my job at NPHS. The kids are great and I couldn’t ask for better co workers or supervisors,” said Montgomery.
An inside look at Mesharia Montgomery's life
December 19, 2019

Cooking, rescuing animals, gardening, and working are all hobbies of a staff member at North Platte High School. Mesharia Montgomery cooks and serves food to students at NPHS.   Montgomery was...

Growing through confidence

Freshman Makenna Snider chats with friends in front of NPHS.
NPHS student has a rare affliction
October 28, 2019

Freshman Makenna Snider is as tall as your average second grader.  She was born with a condition known as spondylometaphyseal type kozlowski (SMDK), a genetic bone disease. When she was born, her back...

Putting to victory

Karsen Morrison looks at the landscape of the green to plan her put.
NPHS freshman makes varsity golf
October 28, 2019

Playing her way to the top, freshman Karsen Morrison has proven that she can golf with the best competition. Girl’s Golf was the runner-up at state with Morrison tying for 6th. Their final team score...

Retired teachers say goodbye

Four teachers retire from years at NPHS
May 2, 2019

Patty Thompson What has been your favorite thing about helping kids in high school? "Those ahha moments." How long have you been teaching? "This is my 18th year." What have your students taught...

The Shakespeare of NPHS: Senior writing a play to be produced this summer

Senior Michael Richey works on his computer. “I plan to continue writing,” Richey said, “but I don’t think I’ll get another chance to produce another play for a while.”
April 26, 2019

It’s not the most unusual thing to hear about a play production in North Platte; what is unusual however, is to hear about a North Platte High School student writing a drama to be produced this summer...

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