A Project for Better Journalism chapter


Election marks a win for Democrats, and for Larry Hogan

November 16, 2018 4:54pm | Damian Oxenrider

This recent election marks one of the most polarizing elections in history, with politicians returning to office, politicians replacing others, and a giant change in political power all around. Republican Larry Hogan defeated his Democratic opponent Ben Jealous here in Maryland, making him the second […]

The Wait For Turf Is Over

November 14, 2018 4:13pm | John-Bryant Dolan

After many months of delay, on Friday, October 23, students, teachers, administrators, parents, and local dignitaries gathered at Perry Hall High School for a groundbreaking ceremony for the new turf field. Work is scheduled to begin in November. Many student athletes and parents were disappointed […]

Perry Hall Theater’s Haunted House

November 1, 2018 3:24pm | Kendra Summers-Stephen

This past weekend marked the second year of the newly annual Perry Hall High School Haunted House. Many members of our theater program and several volunteers donated their time to set up and perform in the haunted house last Friday and Saturday. The theme (abandoned […]

How important are local elections?

October 26, 2018 4:44pm | Chidera Ofoh

There is a common misconception about elections. People seem to think that only presidential elections matter, but that is not the case. In fact, presidential elections are so broad that the issues or policies might not even affect your state. States can create, implement, and […]

Nike Under Fire

October 15, 2018 3:12pm | Imani Ferguson

Colin Kaepernick, a former NFL quarterback who sparked controversy after kneeling during the National Anthem, is under fire yet again. Kaepernick recently appeared in a Nike ad, which stated, “Believe in something. Even if it means sacrificing everything.” Many people were angered by this. The […]

BCPS Laptop Controversy

October 9, 2018 8:36pm | Zoe Smedley, Jaheim Clark, Kayla Pettis

BCPS is trying to improve student’s learning by adding devices to schools. There is a lot of controversy around this decision. Students and parents question the decision because the money could’ve gone to more useful things like school staff, improving schools, HVAC systems, and Special […]

School Walkout for Gun Violence

March 14, 2018 3:43pm | Kendra Stephen, Staff Writer

Are you interested in the March 14th or the April 20th School Walk Out?   Do you know what you’re walking out for?   Would you like to have more in depth information?   March 14th – #ENOUGH Starting at 10:00 a.m., students will leave […]

Coconut Oil Craze

March 14, 2018 3:23pm | Kelsie McKenna, Editor in Chief

Do you want to improve your life? BUY COCONUT OIL. 100% organic, extra virgin, and unrefined, coconut oil is an inexpensive and natural product that can improve your physical and mental health. Eat a spoonful of coconut oil every day. It improves digestion, regulates appetite, […]