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  • K.O. Nelson, a Silent, but Extraordinary Knight
  • Copestick’s Picks Week 6
  • The Mill: Rich in History and Flavor
  • America out of UNESCO
  • ICA Hosts Annual Garba Celebration
  • Top 10 Halloween Costumes for 2017
  • K.O. Nelson, a Silent, but Extraordinary Knight

    K.O. Nelson, a Silent, but Extraordinary Knight

    Marissa Werner, Staff Writer

    October 17, 2017

    “I’ll retire when I’m 97 but I won’t last that long... but I enjoy working. Most people can’t wait to get out and there’s a lot of them who retire at 62 and then they just sit there,” says North Penn High School custodian, Mr. K.O. Nelson talking about his retirement plans. Nelson is in ...

    Custodian, K.O. Nelson reflects on why he continues to work at North Penn instead of retire.

    Marissa Werner

  • Copestick’s Picks Week 6
    Football Fantasyland, Sports

    Copestick’s Picks Week 6

    October 16, 2017

    Start em’ DeShaun Watson, Houston Texans - It’s official. DeShaun Watson has arrived. The rookie has tallied 14 touchdowns through five games, one of those games being the season opener when Watson relieved the horrendous Tom Savage midway through the game. Watson gives the Texans stability a...

  • The Mill: Rich in History and Flavor
    Cuisine

    The Mill: Rich in History and Flavor

    Doug Bell, Staff Writer

    October 16, 2017

    A restaurant based in a fascinating, historically rich building? With super friendly staff? And delicious food? Although this sounds too good to be true, The Mill easily delivers in all of these categories. Located at the corner of Bustard Road and Sumneytown Pike, The Mill is one of the few restau...

    The Mill takes a historic setting and makes it a restaurant atmosphere.

    Doug Bell

  • America out of UNESCO
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    America out of UNESCO

    Clare Dentner, Staff Writer

    October 16, 2017

    Last Thursday, it was announced by the Trump Administration that the United States will be withdrawing from UNESCO, or the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization. The organization was created in 1945 as a means of establishing an educational organization that would be in p...

    Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu waves during a rally of his Likud party supporters, near Tel Aviv, Israel, Wednesday, Aug. 30, 2017. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has lashed out at the "fake news industry" over media coverage of investigations into corruption allegations. (AP Photo/Sebastian Scheiner)

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  • ICA Hosts Annual Garba Celebration
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    ICA Hosts Annual Garba Celebration

    Daelin Brown, Staff Writer

    October 16, 2017

    TOWAMENCIN- On Friday, October 13th, North Penn’s Indian Cultural Association (ICA) hosted Garba at North Penn High School. Garba is an event in the Indian culture with dances and rituals surrounding either a statue or picture of the Goddess Shakti. At North Penn, the ICA hosts it to encourage other...

  • Top 10 Halloween Costumes for 2017
    KC Top 10

    Top 10 Halloween Costumes for 2017

    Jillian Phillips, Staff Writer

    October 15, 2017

    With Halloween just around the corner, the same difficult question pops into everyone’s mind for the next couple weeks: what should I be for Halloween? There are many directions you can go with your Halloween costume, depending on which kind you prefer. There’s the classic spooky/scary costume, p...

    Game of Thrones costumes for this year's Halloween

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America out of UNESCO

America out of UNESCO

Clare Dentner, Staff Writer

Last Thursday, it was announced by the Trump Administration that the United States will be withdrawing from UNESCO, or the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organi...

October 16, 2017No Comments

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Copestick’s Picks Week 6

Copestick’s Picks Week 6

Start em’ DeShaun Watson, Houston Texans - It’s official. DeShaun Watson has arrived. The rookie has tallied 14 touchdowns through five games, one of those games being ...

October 16, 2017No Comments

North Penn wins battle against Patriots

North Penn wins battle against Patriots

October 7, 2017

Copestick’s Picks- Week 5

Copestick’s Picks- Week 5

October 7, 2017

Henley Committed to Delaware and Self Improvement

Henley Committed to Delaware and Self Improvement

October 3, 2017

Copestick’s Picks, Week 4

Copestick’s Picks, Week 4

October 1, 2017

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Allison Lacianca reflects on her 19 days in Germany

Allison Lacianca reflects on her 19 days in Germany

Allison Lacianca, Staff Writer

This past summer, I was lucky enough to travel all over Germany with 25 other North Penn students and 2 North Penn teachers.  After hosting a German girl in the fall of 20...

October 15, 20171 Comment

Blacklight Pep Rally sets the tone for Homecoming

Blacklight Pep Rally sets the tone for Homecoming

October 11, 2017

Looking Sharp! North Penn Musicians make National Choir and Band

Looking Sharp! North Penn Musicians make National Choir and Band

October 5, 2017

A Dream Come True- Kaitlyn Van Dame reflects on year abroad

A Dream Come True- Kaitlyn Van Dame reflects on year abroad

October 4, 2017

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Johnston, a Jack of many trades

Johnston, a Jack of many trades

Daelin Brown, Staff Writer

TOWAMENCIN- The past 13 years in the North Penn School District has brought senior Jack Johnston to new friends and experiences, shaping him into who he is today. But one t...

October 11, 20171 Comment

Simple Smiles: Damon Berry

Simple Smiles: Damon Berry

March 23, 2017

Simple Smiles: Lauren Wolfe

Simple Smiles: Lauren Wolfe

March 7, 2017

Simple Smiles: Andrés Maldonado

Simple Smiles: Andrés Maldonado

February 15, 2017

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Read This! Prom Season!

Read This! Prom Season!

Nicole Mackowiak, For the Knight Crier

With Senior Prom just around the corner, let’s take a look at some books on the biggest dance of every high school. Follow @NPHSIMC for more. Prom by Mary Ellen Mark The high...

April 17, 2017No Comments

It’s Black History Month, so Read This!

It’s Black History Month, so Read This!

February 27, 2017

A Romantic Read This!

A Romantic Read This!

February 14, 2017

Read This! Mystery Edition

Read This! Mystery Edition

January 17, 2017

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Aviation Pioneer Inspires North Penn Students

Aviation Pioneer Inspires North Penn Students

Mikaela Mosley, Executive Editor

TOWAMENCIN- When people think of aviator Brenda Robinson most cite her many accomplishments and numerous firsts in her field. What they often don’t know is that her journe...

October 8, 2017No Comments

Follis and Kawabata Crowned King and Queen

Follis and Kawabata Crowned King and Queen

October 7, 2017

A Dream Come True- Kaitlyn Van Dame reflects on year abroad

A Dream Come True- Kaitlyn Van Dame reflects on year abroad

October 4, 2017

María Fernández living the American Life

María Fernández living the American Life

October 3, 2017

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EDITORIAL: New Takes on Twitter: How President Trump Revolutionized Social Media

EDITORIAL: New Takes on Twitter: How President Trump Revolutionized Social Media

Divya Sood, For the Knight Crier

Undoubtedly, social media is playing an increasingly more intrusive role in our day to day lives. The United States presidential election of 2016, a deviate from the “sta...

October 11, 2017No Comments

Skyler Simpson reflects on her first North Penn football game

Skyler Simpson reflects on her first North Penn football game

October 8, 2017

Can Las Vegas be the last straw?

Can Las Vegas be the last straw?

October 7, 2017

EDITORIAL: Importance of Voting in off year elections

EDITORIAL: Importance of Voting in off year elections

October 2, 2017

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Riverdale Season 2 Episode 1 Review

Riverdale Season 2 Episode 1 Review

Skyler Simpson, Staff Writer

Spoilers ahead! I’m an avid fan of Riverdale- I ship Bughead, hate Grundy, and can’t stand the sound of Archie’s voice. For months I waited patiently, filled with ...

October 15, 2017No Comments

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