Archive for Opinion

Raw Toast: Getting outta here!

Posted by on November 19, 2013 with 0 Comments

“Raw Toast” is an opinion column from co-editor Haley Davidson, and does not represent the view of the Panther Press staff, adviser, administration, or school district.  In fact, there’s a good chance it doesn’t reflect the view of anyone other than Haley. by Haley Michelle Davidson “Well-read people are less likely to be evil.” ― […]

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OPINION: Ally Week provides needed LGBT support

Posted by on October 29, 2013 with 0 Comments

  by Ariel Ward Despite our society’s (mostly) progressive attitude towards it’s LBGT (lesbian, bisexual, gay, and transgender) population, LGBT people still suffer through a lot of misconceptions, negative views, and unfair treatment. Our schools preach tolerance and respect among students, however there are still many who have to deal with bullying and harassment on […]

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Raw Toast: True love transcends bathroom walls

Posted by on September 11, 2013 with 0 Comments

              “Raw Toast” is an opinion column from co-editor Haley Davidson, and does not represent the view of the Panther Press staff, adviser, administration, or school district.  In fact, there’s a good chance it doesn’t reflect the view of anyone other than Haley. by Haley Michelle Davidson “Well-read peopleare less likely […]

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Goodbye 2012-2013 school year!

Posted by on June 9, 2013 with 0 Comments

  by Adriana Aguilera It is that time of the year again.  The weather gets warmer, days get longer, skin gets darker and hair gets lighter.  Yes, summertime.  You can almost taste the anticipation on the air for those long summer days as you walk down the hallway of United Township High School. Teachers as […]

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OPINION: Policies should prevent Boston-type bombings

Posted by on April 29, 2013 with 0 Comments

by Mario Peterson As we all may have heard as of now, two bombs were detonated near the finish line at the Boston Marathon on April 15th.  It was a time for excitement and happiness for Bostonians and New Englanders as they were in the midst of celebrating Patriot’s Day, a civic holiday recognized in […]

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OPINION: Don’t let tragedy lead to bad decisions

Posted by on January 14, 2013 with 0 Comments

by Mario Peterson The day after the unbelievably tragic events at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut that took the lives of 26 innocent people, with 20 young children among those, President Obama spoke to the families to show his respects and condolences as he was trying to fight back tears. A lot of people […]

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OPINION: Obama not the right choice

Posted by on November 9, 2012 with 0 Comments

By Mario Peterson A majority of individuals were well aware of the election on Tuesday. It may be due to the excessive amount of political brochures delivered to homes, television commercials that appeared incessantly, or simply watching the results first-hand as the President won the electoral votes from swing states California and Ohio, clearing the […]

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Opinion: Take Operation Prom lessons seriously

Posted by on May 17, 2012 with 0 Comments

by Alex Meeske To all seniors who attended Operation Prom on Tuesday, I hope you take the message to heart!  For those who don’t know me, I played the dead girl on the hood of the car.  Brandon Cox played the driver, and Erin Walker and Jay Edwards played the passengers in the backseat.  Mrs. […]

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Opinion: End awkward Facebook moments

Posted by on April 20, 2012 with 0 Comments

by Paul Tomkins Since its creation in 2004, Facebook has been a great source for people to reconnect, ask a friend what the homework for Spanish was, and see what other people were doing. Even though they changed the layout and features of the website a lot, Mark Zuckerberg and the Facebook developers have really […]

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OPINION: Say NO to annoying political ads

Posted by on February 15, 2012 with 0 Comments

by Bryce Verlinden Everyone knows that when you start seeing commercials featuring political candidates, there is an election coming up. These annoying commercials pop up repeatedly; sometimes every other commercial is one for a presidential candidate. The election is a year away, and yet we see the faces of Michelle Bachman, Herman Cain, and Mitt […]

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