North Penn to honor Doc Ryan with January 9th ceremony

TOWAMENCIN - A living legend at North Penn is retiring, and the rest of the school would like to thank him for his years of dedication. Athletic Director Donald “Doc” Ryan is retiring this January after 46 years at North Penn, 33 as athletic director, and the school will be honoring him between basketball games on January 9th, 2015. “Originally... Read more »

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North Penn to honor Doc Ryan with January 9th ceremony

Evan Hayes, Staff Writer

TOWAMENCIN - A living legend at North Penn is retiring, and the rest of the school would like to thank him for his years of dedication. Athletic Director Donald “Doc”...  Read More »

December 19, 2014 • 0 comments

This week in world headlines

Dan Sardaro, Executive Editor

Manhunt comes to an end Earlier this week, Montgomery County was on heightened alert because of the manhunt for an Iraq War veteran Bradley Stone....  Read More »

December 20, 2014 • 0 comments

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

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

Ask Shirley is the Knight Crier's new advice column. Since Shirley is not trained or equipped to offer any real life-changing advice, we'd like to keep it to questions for...  Read More »

October 23, 2014 • 0 comments

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

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

Tara Sorman, Executive Editor

The lights dim in the auditorium and dozens of instrument-touting students clad in suits and long black dresses file into their positions onstage. This is a night North Penn...  Read More »

December 18, 2014 • 0 comments

North Penn senior SGA members Maura McPeak and Emma Kopcho hang one of many strands of paper lightbulbs containing the names of every NP student and staff member.

Deck the halls with…strings of lightbulbs? North Penn SGA continues holiday light tradition

December 17, 2014

Harry M. Bratton III poses for photographs at John F. Kennedy Plaza, also known as Love Park, before the lighting of the city's Christmas tree Thursday, Dec. 8, 2011, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

Ready for Santa Claus to come to town? Here are five things to do this holiday season

December 16, 2014

Items donated by students in the annaul Giving Tree fundraiser, including various gifts for stocking stuffers.

Giving Tree fundraiser makes us remember those in need within the community

December 9, 2014

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Jane Lopoten’s School of Dance spreads holiday cheer

Jane Lopoten’s School of Dance spreads holiday cheer

Siena Catanzaro, Staff Writer

TOWAMENCIN-- Spreading Christmas cheer is dancing for all to see! Dancing? Yes, that’s right, dancing! The Holiday season is the perfect time to put on a performance that...  Read More »

December 18, 2014 • 0 comments

LIGHT BRIGHT- The Walter's house, located on St. Andrew's Way in Towamencin, utilizes the entire yard to create an exhibition of lights and figurines.

Hunting for holiday houses

December 10, 2014

Ah, the classics! Student stress is certainly real in high school, But there are ways to cope.

Feeling stressed? You’re definitely not alone

December 9, 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

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Senior year: the supposed “best year ever”

Molly Dooling , Staff Writer

“Senior year will be the best year ever!” they said. “It’ll be a breeze compared to junior year!” they promised. Well, the year that was supposed to be carefree...  Read More »

December 18, 2014 • 0 comments

Sorry not sorry: the rise of remorseless apologies

December 16, 2014

In this Nov. 30, 2014, file photo, St. Louis Rams players, from left; Stedman Bailey (12), Tavon Austin (11), Jared Cook, (89) Chris Givens (13) and Kenny Britt (81) raise their arms in awareness of the events in Ferguson, Mo.,  as they walk onto the field during introductions before an NFL football game against the Oakland Raiders in St. Louis. Perhaps given his extensive experience with law enforcement officials, it shouldn't come as a shock that Britt was the one who lit the spark of player protest against police brutality and civil unrest that's mushroomed across professional leagues as the incidents keep coming. (AP Photo/L.G. Patterson, File)

Professional athletes show support for Brown, Garner

December 16, 2014

Protesters gather in front of the Ferguson Police Department Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014, in Ferguson, Mo. Missouri's governor ordered hundreds more state militia into Ferguson on Tuesday, after a night of protests and rioting over a grand jury's decision not to indict police officer Darren Wilson in the fatal shooting of Michael Brown, a case that has inflamed racial tensions in the U.S. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

Protests should incite debate, not destruction

December 12, 2014

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

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

Abby Mohr, Staff Writer

Walking into school one morning, it occurred to me that, although we are a public school, girls tend to have an unspoken uniform: sweater, scarf, and boots. While many may...  Read More »

December 12, 2014 • 0 comments

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

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One size fits small?

November 26, 2014

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Only got $20 in your pocket? Abby teaches you to pop some tags

November 19, 2014

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