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  • A glimpse into junior prom preparations
  • Simple Smiles: Damon Berry
  • Heller set for return to helm of Marching Knights
  • This Week in Science
  • Annual FCS fashion show back by POPular demand
  • Editorial: Politics freeze as temperatures rise
  • A glimpse into junior prom preparations
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    A glimpse into junior prom preparations

    Deborah Preite, Staff Writer

    March 23, 2017

    TOWAMENCIN- Prom, one of the most anticipated days in high school. While most are stressing over dresses, tuxedos, and promposals, one often forgets that there’s another side to the story. There is a lot that goes into making prom as magical as one could imagine, but often times those who help make...

    The 2018 Class Cabinet at NPHS poses for a photo. The team of students and their advisers have been working diligently in preparation for the Junior Prom on March 25th.

    Debbie Preite

  • Simple Smiles: Damon Berry
    People in the Pods

    Simple Smiles: Damon Berry

    Daelin Brown, Staff Writer

    March 23, 2017

    Within the walls of North Penn, over 3,000 students are each layered with different stories, religions, and environmental influences which have shaped the person that they are. When thinking of senior Damon Berry, one may just see a football player, but under his football jacket are the layers which...

    North Penn grad Tyler Gillet (left) and Damon Berry (right) supporting their friends at a basketball game.

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  • Heller set for return to helm of Marching Knights
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    Heller set for return to helm of Marching Knights

    Anissa Gardizy, Staff Writer

    March 22, 2017

    TOWAMENCIN - “It was always music,” said Ted Heller about his interests while attending North Penn High School as a student in the early 80s. The music department had Heller hooked since 9th grade, and that led him to pursue a career in the field. “I remember when I was in ninth grade at P...

    Ted Heller directing

    Submitted Photo

  • This Week in Science
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    This Week in Science

    Jason Shoush, Staff Writer

    March 19, 2017

    Fluorescent Frog Discovered in South America Biofluorescent organisms absorb light and “re-emit” it at longer wavelengths, causing the organism to “glow.” Biofluorescence has been found primarily in marine life, but never before in amphibians. However, researchers in Argentina claim to have di...

  • Annual FCS fashion show back by POPular demand
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    Annual FCS fashion show back by POPular demand

    Courtney Rowland, Staff Writer

    March 18, 2017

    Article written with contributions by Staff Writer Dillin Bett TOWAMENCIN- Back by POPular demand, North Penn High School's Advanced Clothing, Career Study, and Clothing I, students once again got the unique opportunity to show off their skills in the annual fashion show. The theme this year was Pop ...

    Samantha Grace

  • Editorial: Politics freeze as temperatures rise
    Opinion

    Editorial: Politics freeze as temperatures rise

    Mikaela Mosley, Editor

    March 18, 2017

    This year’s east coast winter has had a most unpredictable forecast, producing temperatures below freezing one day and temperatures in the 70’s the next. Strange happenings for sure, yet, people fail to ask why the weather is the way it is. Is it possible the weather variances could be due to global...

    FILE - This is a Monday, Dec. 8, 2014 file photo of birds as they fly past at sun set as smoke emits from a chimney at a factory in Ahmadabad, India. The U.N.'s scientific panel on climate change will write a special report on how to limit global warming to 1.5 degrees Celsius (2.7 degrees Fahrenheit) compared with pre-industrial times. Temperatures have already risen almost 1 degree C (1.8 F) since humans started burning fossil fuels — the biggest source of greenhouse gases — on an industrial scale in the 19th century. (AP Photo/Ajit Solanki, File)

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Weekly World Headlines

Weekly World Headlines

Kierstyn Cummando, Staff Writer

Airline electronic ban bans anything larger than a cellphone New security restrictions from the Trump administration require nine airlines based in regions of the Middl...

March 24No Comments

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Boys’ Volleyball Preview

Jason Shoush, Staff Writer

Coach: Ryan Genova 2015-16 Final Record: 11-11 Key losses from last season: Steven Landes, Harsh Boghara Key returners: Ryan Ko, Manan Patel, Bobby Dean, Kishan Davara, Hayden...

March 23No Comments

Softball Preview

Softball Preview

March 23

Boys’ Lacrosse Preview

March 23

Girls’ Lacrosse Preview

Girls’ Lacrosse Preview

March 23

Baseball Preview

Baseball Preview

March 23

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FCCLA donates bracelets to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

FCCLA donates bracelets to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

Ashley Kister, Staff Writer

TOWAMENCIN- The Family Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) found a way to help 38 children in need. On Tuesday, members gathered after school to make bracelets...

January 25No Comments

New club connects faith and athletics

New club connects faith and athletics

November 30

Thomas making big impact for unbeaten Knights

Thomas making big impact for unbeaten Knights

November 29

Day 7: an 11 hour journey back home

Day 7: an 11 hour journey back home

November 27

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Simple Smiles: Damon Berry

Simple Smiles: Damon Berry

Daelin Brown, Staff Writer

Within the walls of North Penn, over 3,000 students are each layered with different stories, religions, and environmental influences which have shaped the person that they...

March 23No Comments

Simple Smiles: Lauren Wolfe

Simple Smiles: Lauren Wolfe

March 7

Simple Smiles: Andrés Maldonado

Simple Smiles: Andrés Maldonado

February 15

North Penn Welcomes Donna Dome

North Penn Welcomes Donna Dome

January 19

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It’s Black History Month, so Read This!

It’s Black History Month, so Read This!

Nicole Mackowiak, For The Knight Crier

For more from the NPHS IMC, follow them on [email protected] Roots by Alex Haley When he was a boy in Henning, Tennessee, Alex Haley’s grandmother used to tell him ...

February 27No Comments

A Romantic Read This!

A Romantic Read This!

February 14

Read This! Mystery Edition

Read This! Mystery Edition

January 17

“Read This!” Winter Edition

“Read This!” Winter Edition

December 14

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Students fashion interest in potential careers

Students fashion interest in potential careers

Caitlin Pennegar, Staff Writer

TOWAMENCIN- The Family Consumer Science department offers many opportunities for students to excel in. Of these many classes is Clothing 1 and Advanced Clothing, both in ...

March 8No Comments

Students excel in winter band programs

Students excel in winter band programs

March 6

Catching up with Eric Beideman

Catching up with Eric Beideman

February 28

Like father, like son: Examining the importance of fatherhood in the black community

Like father, like son: Examining the importance of fatherhood in the black community

February 27

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Esther’s high school survival tips

Esther Belizaire, Staff Writer

High school can be tough sometimes and dealing with a large amount of work can be difficult to manage. There are various ways to manage your school work and social life without...

March 21No Comments

Editorial: Politics freeze as temperatures rise

Editorial: Politics freeze as temperatures rise

March 18

An open letter to students about Prom

An open letter to students about Prom

March 15

End of Watch, February 2017

End of Watch, February 2017

March 8

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TGIT moments what will make you OMG

TGIT moments what will make you OMG

Nina Raman, Staff Writer

With a big bowl filled with spaghetti and my sister and mother joining me for our favorite shows, it was time for yet another TGIT. I couldn’t stop thinking about the cliffha...

March 24No Comments

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