Finals Week in all caps with a pencil


Finals are right around the corner for high school students! For the seniors this will be their last big test, some of the teachers are making their students take the finals early starting next week, so they have the following week to get caught up on work and have a relaxing last few days of […]


New Vape Technology

Underage vaping has become an increasingly popular issue in Peru Community schools, and members of the school board have come up with a seemingly effective way to combat it. New vape detectors have been installed in all the bathrooms and locker rooms. These detectors are also multifunctional, they detect the chemicals from vapes, loud noises, […]


PHS Track

Peru High School offers a healthy handful of extracurricular opportunities that interest and engage students; including PHS Track. Track is a spring sport that includes various athletic contests that push an athlete not only physically, but also mentally. Season began mid-February and it is coached by Edwards, Bennett, Butte, and Shaffer. Students are able to […]



In the early days of Monopoly’s popularity, the game was not yet officially licensed. In fact, it was created by a woman named Elizabeth Magie in 1903 and patented in 1904 under the name “The Landlord’s Game.” Magie created the game as a way to demonstrate the negative aspects of monopolies on society, with players […]

Entertainment Opinion

Cinco De Mayo

            Fifth of May. That’s what Cinco De Mayo means. This holiday is mainly celebrated by the people of Mexico, but sometimes people in America celebrate the holiday. There are many things we do during this holiday, but the real question is, why do we celebrate it? The reason we do is because of the […]

Image of text of Heartland Career Center with address and phone number


Heartland is a vocational school and has classes you could take that could be the start of your career. Important note you can only take one class per year, but you can also be in an English class. There are a total of 17 pathways offered at Heartland, these classes are usually taken junior and […]