New Movie; Black Panther: Wakanda Forever

The long-awaited and well-anticipated ‘Black Panther’ movie debuted on November 11, 2022.  With the heartbreaking death of Chadwick Boseman, the movie was expected to be an emotional ride for not only the viewers, but also the cast members. Fans have big expectations for the new movie as the first Black Panther set standards high from

Tiger Pounds against Bulls Pounds

Girls Weightlifting has started and their third competition was against Parrish High School. During the two training weeks before the competition, their goal was to get stronger. Marlei Brown, a sophomore in Palmetto High weightlifting, was interviewed before the competition. She “knew that Parrish didn’t have a big team and I knew it wouldn’t be

North Pole Trip

Last Friday, Kiwanis International, which includes Palmetto High’s Key Club, participated in this year’s North Pole Express event in Parrish. The event offered plenty of sights to see, including a Christmas tree surrounded by plenty of campfires to sit down and enjoy some freshly cooked s’mores. There were workshops such as the elf’s workshop where

Midterm Stress

It’s that time of year again- with the holidays also comes midterms.   Trying to balance semester exams with the usual schoolwork, home life, and sports can make life more stressful than anything. Here are some tips to get around that and to prevent that stress from building. Ryan Hansen, sophomore, shares ways to study that

Chucky Show Review

The sequel to the movie “Child’s Play”, “Chucky”, the show, is about a doll who becomes possessed by a serial killer targets the citizens of an American town. After he’s possessed, he tries to manipulate Jack Wheeler into killing his father since his dad is abusive towards him, the doll fails to manipulate Jack, so

Snickerdoodles or Sugar Cookies for Christmas?

Some families have traditions of baking a certain type of cookie during Christmas like snickerdoodles or sugar cookies.   Even though sugar cookies are good, snickerdoodles are way better in comparison. Aiden Disel, who is a senior this year, says, “My grandmother made snickerdoodles every year around the holidays, and they make me think of

Avatar 2 Movie Review

The movie “Avatar: The Way of the Water”, which came out Dec. 19, is a sequel to the critically acclaimed movie Avatar. The movie takes place many decades after the original time line of “Avatar”, the movie tells the story of the Sully family, the troubles that they encounter, and the lengths that they’d go

Kayne West Drama Brewing

Kanye West is widely known as one of the most controversial celebrities of this century and his problematic tendencies keep progressing. 45-year-old rapper Kayne West, who is officially known as Ye, has found himself in some deep water for his behavior lately. In October, during Paris Fashion Week, Ye was photographed wearing a “White Lives

Harry and Meghan Documentary Series

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s documentary is out and it’s making headlines. The trailer was released on December 5, causing a frenzy from all the couple’s fans. People were hoping that they would be dishing out top-secret royal family gossip. But, it was purely the Duke and Duchess of Sussex talking about their experience with

This VR Headset Kills You When You Die In-Game

Palmer Luckey, founder of the Oculus Rift, brought popular anime series Sword Art Online to life by creating a VR headset that kills you when you die in-game. Luckey announced this in a blog on November 6, 2022, the same day in Sword Art Online that all players became stuck in the virtual reality world.