Until I See You Again

August 28, 2013

By Cole Drees 1,300 balloons soared into the air at 7:20 p.m. in the Derby Panther Stadium on August 25th. In January of 2013 Derby lost a student to an unfortunate car crash. All the balloons were launched in memory of Braxton...

Just passing through

August 22, 2013

By Kayla Smith After two years, the courtyard has been reopened for students to use during passing periods.  Due to safety reasons, they area had been closed. “We had to cut down trees and brush,” Tim Hamblin said....

See you next year!

May 7, 2013

As of Wednesday May 8, 2013 the Panther's Tale publication will have over half of its staff graduating and opting out of the final. Its been a great year, and the rest of the staff cannot wait for next year. With this tradition...

Yearbook signing party

April 1, 2013


Print issue coming

March 12, 2013

The Panther's Tale staff has been hard at work writing stories and taking photos for the up coming printed version of the Panther's Tale newspaper. The paper will be published and handed out on April 3, 2013, to students during...

Basketball Time Lapse

February 11, 2013

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ojUIwXsziO0&feature=player_embedded On Feb. 5, 2013 Derby and Maize faced off at the Derby High School in a game of basketball. Panther's Tale Photo Editor, Jason Sanabria.

Senior celebration

February 7, 2013

ALL SENIORS BE A PART OF YOUR HALL OF FAME!! Sign up early for this fun filled evening designed especially for you!  Registration for this evening of FUN/FOOD/MEMORIES/PRIZES is $50.00.  Registration is required and includes a T-shirt....

Reality U

February 6, 2013

photo gallery by: Kristina Bunn

DHS honors Braxton Kooser

January 30, 2013


Bleed purple for Kooser

January 28, 2013

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

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

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....

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