Bleed purple for Kooser

January 28, 2013

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Derby Panthers usually bleed green. But on Jan. 28 2013 DHS students bleed purple. On Jan. 26, 2013 DHS lost a fellow panther, freshman Braxton Kooser. Read More »...


January 17, 2013

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Returning for a second semester of school means winter homecoming. The week of Jan. 7 - 11 was DHS’s winter homecoming.The week included the spirt week dress up days, homecoming queens and class competitions. The freshman, sophomores,...

The flu at DHS

January 15, 2013

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The new year started with a boom... a boom of H3N2 (influenza). The 2013 virus is still affecting people and has been for quite some time now. At this point, 112 million Americans have been vaccinated against flu this season....

A new resolution for the new year

January 4, 2013

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The 2013 year came just like any other. How ever 2013 meant more to the senior class around the world than it did to others. With the New Year here, some decided to make a list of resolutions that they wanted to accomplish throughout...

A word from the editor

December 23, 2012

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My staff and I have been working hard to provide DHS with a steady flow of information, whether it was a sports bio or the time lapse video of a DHS football game. I am proud to call my self the editor of the school's newspaper...

Early Graduates

December 19, 2012

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The first semester of our 2012-2013 school year is coming to a close soon, December is  going by fast. Most of us will return in January and continue here until May. There are some seniors however, that will be leaving and not...

Red Dawn comparison

December 18, 2012

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All enjoy the classic movies but sometimes Hollywood decides to take it in their hands and recreate it with a modern technique. The remake of Red Dawn, released Nov. 21, 2012, brings you to Spokane, Washington, which was differe...

Thin ice ahead

December 15, 2012

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As any former scholar could tell you, with schooling comes responsibility and with responsibility comes taking chances. Of course, with the semester nearing an end, that is what students at Derby High have to do right now. Many...

Winter Sports

December 8, 2012

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Winter sports just began and are off to a good start. These sports are boys and girls basketball, wrestling, boys swimming, and bowling. Read More »...

Hollyball … Back in Action

November 26, 2012

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  Principal Tim Hamblin called a Derby High family meeting on the morning of Nov. 26, to discuss Hollyball and whether or not it would be held on Dec. 1, 2012. The meeting began with a discussion of why the administration d...

Peter Pan Performance

November 7, 2012

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Derby High Mock Election Results

November 6, 2012

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Whether a freshman new to DHS or a senior preparing to leave, a presidential election only comes around once in a high school career. To highlight the event, the Panther’s Tale Newspaper class along with the government classes w...