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It’s finally almost Thanksgiving! The one time of year where a person can eat anything they want and not feel guilty. Thanksgiving takes place on November 23rd, 2023, Thanksgiving is a national holiday celebrated in the United States. On Thanksgiving people celebrate the harvest and other blessings of the past year.  In Peru Community Schools […]


New Track

The Peru Jr/Sr Highschool will be getting a new track after the upcoming season is over. The current track is old and too run down to hold home meets during the track season. Parts of the track have large cracks in them or are torn up in large sections, making it difficult to use. The […]


Daylight Savings

Daylight Savings has been a controversial idea for some time. Many people do not want it around anymore because it messes with their sleep schedules.  It shifts the clock an hour forward on the second Sunday of March and shifts back on the first Sunday of November. Daylight Savings was implemented to give us longer […]

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Cold Season

Cold season generally begins in September and ends in April. During these eight months, it feels nearly impossible to remain completely healthy. For many at Peru Jr/Sr High School, some students get sick as soon as August simply from going back to school. Sophomore, Sophia Greer says, “It takes me about two weeks to get […]

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First Day of Fall

 The smell of pumpkin spice fills the air, the trees are turning red, the cold air breeze hits your face. It’s finally fall! September 23rd was the first day of fall, and it is already making itself visible.      There are so many fun fall activities to do. Some of the activities include apple picking, […]