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PCHS Speech Rolls into State

PCHS Speech Rolls into State

Parker Goss, Staff Reporter

Going into this year's state series, it had been...

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Feb 18

Senior Ryan Cargill Develops New Kiwanis Club Logo

Senior Ryan Cargill Develops New Kiwanis Club Logo

All of Ms. Brucker's Graphic Communications II class members know what they're doing. But, Tuesday, Ryan Cargill rose to...  Read More »

Jan 30

Social Media Aids Local Police Department

Social Media Aids Local Police Department

Caty Cornwell, Staff Reporter

In 2013, the Pekin Police Department began to develop in the world of social media. They created a Facebook page that posts...  Read More »

Jan 13

Youngest Nobel Peace Prize Winner

Youngest Nobel Peace Prize Winner

Malala Yousafzai of Pakistan and Kailash Satyarthi of India received the Nobel Peace Prize Wednesday for protecting children...  Read More »

Dec 15

Sony Pictures hacked

Sony Pictures hacked

Elise Weidner, Staff Reporter

An anonymous hacker organization that refers to itself as the Guardians of Peace, or GOP, hacked into Sony's computer system and revealed private information and documents. Aliases, Social Security...  Read More »

Dec 12

Hallelujah! Vespers is Here Once Again!

Hallelujah! Vespers is Here Once Again!

Caty Cornwell, Staff Reporter

It's that time of year once again. The PCHS Choral Department is presenting the Vespers concert to Pekin Community High School...  Read More »

Dec 10

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Boys’ Swim Team Heads to Normal Community for Their Biggest Meet of the Year

Chase Howard, Staff Reporter

The PCHS Boys' Varsity Swim Team will head to Normal Community on Saturday to represent the Dragons in Sectionals. Making it to sectionals is no easy feat, either. The...  Read More »

February 18, 2015

Pekin Swimmers Come up Short in a Meet With Rock Island, Looking forward to Burlington Invite Saturday

January 15, 2015

The PCHS Boy's Swim Team left the pool a little disappointed Saturday, but are very hopeful about some of the upcoming meets. After...  Read More »

Boy’s Swim & Dive Kicks off 2014-2015 Season Friday

December 5, 2014

Our PCHS Boy's Swim & Dive Team starts off their season on Friday, Dec. 5. in a meet at Galesburg. Coaches and athl...  Read More »

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What Exactly is a Taper?

November 3, 2014

As our PCHS girls' swim season gets near the close, and time for their "taper," it raises the question, what exactly is a...  Read More »

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March 24th Fact of the Day

March 24th Fact of the Day

Caty Cornwell, Staff Reporter

1. 1832 - Mormon Joseph Smith beaten, tarred & feathered in Ohio 2. 1890 - Start of Sherlock Holmes "The Adventure of Wisteria Lodge" (BG) 3.  1958 - Elvis Presley...  Read More »

March 24, 2015

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Where do most students socialize after school?

February 20, 2015

Back in the day, before social media, people had to actually socialize with people in person. Now that's not to say that...  Read More »

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What does a Swedish Fish Taste Like?

January 30, 2015

In the late 1950's, a Swedish candy company called Malaco began manufacturing a small, red, and fruit-flavored candy called...  Read More »

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CES 2015

January 15, 2015

CES or most commonly known as Consumer Electronic Show happened from January 6th through January 9th. It happens every year...  Read More »

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