News

Sony Hacked by North Korea

By: Claudia Pluck After Sony was hacked on November 24th, people set out to find out  who was responsible for infiltrating this big time movie company and why. According to Johnson and others from USA TODAY, when Sony was hacked on November 24th, red skeletons glowing appeared on screens in Culver City, California on Sony […]

Shooting at Floridia State University

by Jordan Higgins On November 20th at about 12:30 AM 3 students were injured at Florida State University’s library. The University made an announcement that the students should find shelter. The police also announced to the students and faculty that a shooting has occurred, and that they would search the library building. The Tallahassee Police […]

photo by Will Forrey

Comet Nation

by Matt Tulli In the lower right corner of the south stands of Biemesderfer Stadium resides the NUMBER ONE student section in the Lancaster-Lebanon League. We call ourselves Comet Nation, and we’re louder and prouder than the competition. Recently, Penn Manor was voted as the number one fan base in the L-L League, as Mr. […]

Student Life

tulli brothers

Pros and cons of being a little brother

By Matt Tulli You may have read the title of this article and assumed that there are far more positives than negatives in being the little brother. If not, you’re probably the younger sibling. Well, for the older siblings or people who thought that way, I’m here to shoot that assumption down. Being a younger […]

Addressing rumors about new driving rules

By Olivia Hertzler The most exciting thing for many teenagers turning 16 soon is finally being able to start driving.  If you’re like many Penn Manor students, you might have heard that if your birthday is after December 31, 1997, then you have to have your learner’s permit for a year. Fortunately for those about […]

The Creative Writing Club is one of the main influences on the  creative writing community at Penn Manor, providing students with a space to share ideas and improve their writing. Here, students in the Creative Writing Club work on a new prompt during the meeting on November 26. (Photo by Steven A. Monserrate)

Creative writers make difference at Penn Manor

By Steven A. Monserrate Many Penn Manor students are involved in a growing community, which organizes the writers of the school together to improve their writing. These students participate in the Creative Writing Club, take a class or write in their free time. They are having an impact at Penn Manor by supporting freedom of expression […]

School Happenings

Mickayla Baldwin wears the Aevidum shirt.

ITS and Aevidum join forces to bring Penn Manor The Locker Next 2 Mine

By Cassie Kreider Two clubs, Aevidum and ITS, are joining forces to put on a play on a touchy subject. The play, “The Locker Next 2 Mine,” follows the story of Alisa, who has recently moved to a new school and received a locker next to the shrine dedicated to Beth Turner. Beth died in […]

Snow days cause uncertainty about graduation, last day of school

By Cassie Kreider So far this school year, there have been 10 snow days, which has a lot of students wondering when their last day of school will be. Or, for the seniors, when they’ll graduate. “We will do everything we can to keep school from going beyond the second week of June.” said Dr. […]

FCCLA is selling candy cane Candy Grams, which come in peppermint or fruity flavors. The cost is one for $ .50 or three for $1.

FCCLA sells Candy Grams

By Bart Huber The Family Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) at Penn Manor High School are selling Candy Grams to get in the holiday spirit. The Candy Grams are on sale from December 16-20, and they will be delivered on December 20 to the first block of the student. You can buy one […]

Sports

PMHS Cross Country Team’s Results at the District 3 meet

By Bobbi Unger The Penn Manor varsity cross country team had a very successful season. The team competed in the District 3 meet on Wednesday October 23, 2014. Josh Bye and Craig Jahnke are seniors who ran their last cross country meet at the district meet on Wednesday. The meet resulted in the girls coming […]

photo by Will Forrey

Comet Nation

by Matt Tulli In the lower right corner of the south stands of Biemesderfer Stadium resides the NUMBER ONE student section in the Lancaster-Lebanon League. We call ourselves Comet Nation, and we’re louder and prouder than the competition. Recently, Penn Manor was voted as the number one fan base in the L-L League, as Mr. […]

Jordan vs. Chamberlain

by Matthew Tulli In spite of the NBA Playoffs starting, I am debating who is the best basketball player to ever play the game. Over the past decade, there has been much debate over who is the best basketball player to ever play. More recently, LeBron James, arguably the best basketball player at the moment, […]