Attendance drops as sickness increases

Callie Knudson

January 22, 2020

As the temperature drops, so does the attendance at Derby High School. There are more than 2,000 students enrolled at Derby High, but over the past couple of days, 300 students have been absent due to illness.  Today alon...

Last day to buy yearbooks is Feb. 1

Kiley Hale

January 21, 2020

A new decade has begun and you still haven’t bought your yearbook? There's only 12 days remaining for you to buy your yearbook -- $55 is a small price to pay for an entire year of your high school memories.  “As an ...

This week at Derby High

January 20, 2020

Tuesday, Jan. 21 Boys Swimming - Varsity invitationals at 3 p.m., Campus High School Thursday, Jan. 23 Boys Basketball - Varsity at McPherson tournament Coed Junior varsity Wrestling - Varsity vs. Newton High School at 6:0...

Manis: 5 can’t-miss movies

Klaudia Manis

January 16, 2020

From new to old, live action to animation, the combinations for a good film are endless – but sometimes those films are hard to come across. Whether you’re searching for new picks or looking for a way to procrastinate that...

McDonald’s All-America nomination another high point for senior Sydney Nilles

January 16, 2020

Since her freshman year, senior Sydney Nilles has thrived in three different sports --  volleyball, basketball and soccer.  “My favorite memories from high school sports would have to be, for basketball, winning that stat...

Q&A with Stockton Underwood

Sara Brown

January 15, 2020

How does CyberPatriot teach national security? “It shows young people how to sort through some of the vulnerabilities that may be in a computer or in a network, so that it will be easier to spot. It introduces them to th...

Boys basketball falls in matchup of ranked teams

Morgan Humphrey

January 15, 2020

The Derby boys basketball team, which is ranked No. 3 in Class 6A, faced Campus, the No. 1 team in 6A. Both were 6-0. The Panthers fell short to the Colts 56-53 on Tuesday. Senior Tre Washington had a team-high of 14 point...

Men at work

Men at work

January 15, 2020

Recipients announced for the 2020 Eastern Kansas Scholastic Art Awards

January 14, 2020

The following students are recipients of the 2020 Eastern Kansas Scholastic Art Awards: Senior Chloe Brown - Honorable Mention in Design Senior Ashtyn Carns - Honorable Mention in Drawing & Illustration (2), Jewelry and...

Basketball faces off against rival Campus

Blake Chadwick

January 14, 2020

It’s Campus week for the boys and girls basketball teams.  The Panthers girls (5-1) kick off the start of two games tonight at 6 when they face off against their rivals, who are 1-5. At about 7:30 p.m., the game of the week...

Picture day returns

Sara Brown

January 14, 2020

Within the next two weeks, there are important photo opportunities scheduled.  Thursday, Jan 23 and Friday Jan. 24 in the small gym:  All freshmen, sophomores and juniors will get their yearbook photo taken. Students ...

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