Football shuts out Bishop Carroll for fourth win

Blake Chadwick

September 27, 2019

Defense was the focus for both teams in the game of the week between the Derby Panthers and Bishop Carroll Eagles.  The Panthers faced their first true test at home on Friday. The Panthers didn’t disappoint the home crow...

Boys soccer beats Maize to improve to 7-1

Kiley Hale

September 27, 2019

Derby boys soccer has a core of standout seniors in Saul Munoz, Connor Robinnete, Michael Self and Matthew Young. During the Panthers’ game against Maize Thursday, Derby gave up a goal in the first five minutes.  After a...

Lockout ends at DHS

Jillian Wedman

September 26, 2019

  Update: Lockout at Derby High school ends during homeroom. Around 3:00 p.m. Principal Tim Hamblin announced that the suspect was caught and the last 10 minutes of school could continue on as normal. Derby High School went in...

Football eager for test against Bishop Carroll

Callie Knudson

September 26, 2019

Derby’s first true test is this week.  Bishop Carroll, which has won two straight after falling to Northwest in the season opener, will be the best competition for the 3-0 Panthers so far.  Derby’s previous three opponents h...

Marching band to compete Saturday at Kansas State

Klaudia Manis

September 25, 2019

The marching band has been preparing its show, About Love, for Saturday's Central States Marching Band Festival after competing in freezing rain in 2018. Forty-three marching bands will perform at Kansas State University for ...

How students deal with gender dysphoria

Jackson Davis

September 25, 2019

About 3% of students are transgender or gender non-conforming, according to USA Today. These students have gender dysphoria – or gender incongruence – which is defined as feeling one's emotional and psychological identity...

Hamblin enacts change following flag issue

Breanna Mehringer

September 23, 2019

Derby principal Tim Hamblin has made a change heading into Friday’s Homecoming football game against Bishop Carroll. “Effective immediately, a pregame meeting for all event supervision staff will be held at the stadium be...

Football rolls in home opening win over Newton

Blake Chadwick

September 20, 2019

The Derby Panthers kicked off their home schedule Friday in impressive fashion, beating Newton 63-7 to improve to 3-0. The game’s first touchdown, a 70-yard score by junior Lem Wash, came on the opening kickoff. There was a ...

Students show support for DHS math teacher

Katelin Taranovich

September 20, 2019

After the death of her husband, math teacher Anita Curtis has taken some time off to grieve. In the meantime, her students took it into their own hands to lift her spirits.  “Mrs. Curtis is my favorite teacher and her husband has been i...

Makeup’s a form of self-expression

Emma Baxter

September 20, 2019

Makeup can be seen as a form of self-expression, especially while teenagers are figuring themselves out. Your makeup is unique to who you are – whether it's eyeshadow with crazy colors or just mascara and a little bit of c...

2019 fall homecoming activities and spirit week schedule

Jay Warrick

September 20, 2019

Homecoming is just a week away and everyone is making their preparations. Below are flyers detailing the main events of homecoming and the spirit week schedule. Both flyers are provided by student council. Homecoming parade, ga...

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