A young writer in the works: Jani Berghuis fuels passion for novelistic career

Jani Berghuis can remember sitting in class and writing stories for fun as early as second grade. Now a junior at North Penn, Berghuis has certainly not lost that early love for writing; at only 16 years old, she has already written four full-length novels. “I’ve been trying to write [books] since I was able to write,” Berghuis said, though... Read more »

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Lady Knights floor Quakertown 72-39

Evan Hayes, Staff Writer

TOWAMENCIN - The North Penn Lady Knights put on a dominant display against the Quakertown Panthers Friday night, winning the conference matchup by a score of 72-39. Honoring...  Read More »

January 26, 2015 • 0 comments

Obama calls for “tight-knit family” in State of the Union

Obama calls for “tight-knit family” in State of the Union

Kelly Harrington, Staff Writer

“Mr. Speaker, the President of the United States!” Those famous eight words can mean only one thing, and that is that the country’s leader will be addressing Congress...  Read More »

January 21, 2015 • 0 comments

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Shirley chimes in on french fries, sweatpants, and more

Knight Crier

  Dear Shirley: Every day, I can’t decide whether I should buy a school lunch or bring a lunch from home. While it’s certainly cheaper and healthier...  Read More »

January 6, 2015 • 0 comments

Ask Shirley (3)

ASK SHIRLEY – The KC introduces its new “advice” column

October 23, 2014

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North Penn’s Salsa club invites all to enjoy Spanish festivities

North Penn’s Salsa club invites all to enjoy Spanish festivities

Molly Dooling, Staff Writer

As I walked into B117, I was greeted by grinning faces, Latin music, delicious treats and of course, striking sombreros. Where am I? Take a guess. At the Salsa Club’s...  Read More »

January 17, 2015 • 0 comments

The Polar Express train in North Penn High School's main lobby, constructed by Class of 2016 co-adviser Mr. Jonathan Fluck over the Winter Break.

Journey to Winter Ball for an express ticket to a magical night

January 15, 2015

Mrs. McKee and Mrs. Poole's second period class, the winners of the team vocab competition, pose for an enthusiastic shot at North Penn High School's 2014 Vocab Bowl.

Words of wisdom: The 2014 Vocab Bowl proves more fun than ever for North Penn Juniors

January 6, 2015

Band director Mr. Michael Britcher leads North Penn High School's Brass Ensemble at the close of 2014's annual Winter Concert. (Katie Solomon)

North Penn’s music program jingles its way to a full house at annual Winter Concert

December 18, 2014

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As the new year begins, Abby reflects on the best products of 2014

As the new year begins, Abby reflects on the best products of 2014

Abby Mohr, Staff Writer

'Tis the season for year-end lists. With the New Year now upon us, it is a time to reflect on the good, the bad, and the ugly of 2014. Starting out with the good, here are...  Read More »

January 21, 2015 • 0 comments

Cat Deeley arrives to watch the show by designer Matthew Williamson for the Spring/Summer 2015 collection during London Fashion Week in Westminster central London, Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014. (Photo by Joel Ryan/Invision/AP)

All in the details: Get crafty with Abby for a one-of-a-kind look

December 12, 2014

Actress Sarah Hyland attends the celebration for the TOMS for Target holiday partnership at The Book Bindery on Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2014 in Culver City, Calif. (Photo by Dan Steinberg/Invision/AP Images)

Bring some color to gray winter days with Abby’s fashion & beauty tips

December 4, 2014

KONIGSBERG BRODSKY

One size fits small?

November 26, 2014

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A young writer in the works: Jani Berghuis fuels passion for novelistic career

A young writer in the works: Jani Berghuis fuels passion for novelistic career

Steph Krane, Staff Writer

Jani Berghuis can remember sitting in class and writing stories for fun as early as second grade. Now a junior at North Penn, Berghuis has certainly not lost that early love...  Read More »

January 26, 2015 • 1 comment

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The stars of our childhood: where are they now?

The stars of our childhood: where are they now?

Molly Dooling, Staff Writer

You see eye-catching headlines all over the news saying, “Old Disney Channel Child Star Gone Crazy”, or “What is He Thinking?”, and even, “Her Whole Career Ruined...  Read More »

January 26, 2015 • 0 comments

Strati, the world's first 3D printed car, has changed the automobile market forever. More of its kind will be made for purchasing.

The future is looking 3D

January 16, 2015

The North Penn Dance Team poses at The Battle of the Northeast Dance Championship Competition just before performing a hip hop routine.

Sparkling under the spotlights: Inside the North Penn Dance Team’s latest performance

January 7, 2015

Dancers are always balancing their school and social lives  while also maintaining the dedication they hold in the studio.

Sacrifices of teen dancers along the road of becoming professionals

January 6, 2015

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Knight Likes

Knight Likes

Kee Min, Staff Writer

Knight Like - "Texas police pull over woman so fellow officer can propose” A Texas police officer planned a special way to propose to his girlfriend with the...  Read More »

January 23, 2015 • 0 comments

Taylor Swift performs on ABC's "Good Morning America" in Times Square on Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014, in New York. (Photo by Greg Allen/Invision/AP)

Taylor Swift conquers negativity with relatable songs and an upbeat attitude

January 22, 2015

A man holds a placard reading "I am Nigerian. Stop Boko Haram" during a gathering at the Trocadero place, in Paris, Sunday, Jan. 18, 2015 to protest against extremist Islamic group Boko Haram after a large-scale attack in Baga, where as many as 2,000 people were massacred in a raid on January 7, 2015. Cameroon, Chad and Niger have launched a regional bid to combat the Boko Haram. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus)

EDITORIAL: Is news only news when its in the news?

January 22, 2015

President Barack Obama speaks at Pellissippi State Community College Friday, Jan. 9, 2015, in Knoxville, Tenn. Obama is promoting a plan to make publicly funded community college available to all students. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

Obama’s college plan could prove an advancement for the nation’s future

January 21, 2015

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Top Ten Ways to Spend Snow Days

Top Ten Ways to Spend Snow Days

10. Catch up on homework (ha) 9. Shovel your driveway in between all the homework you're doing (HA) 8. Channel your inner six-year-old and go sledding 7. Build...  Read More »

January 12, 2015 • 0 comments

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UPCOMING EVENTS

  • 7:00 pm 9:00 pm, January 23, 2015 – Girls' Basketball Senior Night
  • 7:00 pm 10:00 pm, January 24, 2015 – Winter Ball
  • 7:00 pm 9:00 pm, February 12, 2015 – Wing Bowl 2015
  • 1:00 pm 2:15 pm, February 26, 2015 – 3rd Annual Lit-Fest