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The Visible Woman by senior Harper Lawrence.
Students Express Artistic Talents in Wood County Exhibit
Kelsey Golden, Editor • May 15, 2022

The 2022 Wood County Schools Art Expressions exhibit was held at the Parkersburg Art Center April 24 and 25, with several PHS students placing...

Q & A with 2022 Retiring Teachers
Q & A with 2022 Retiring Teachers
May 20, 2022

Learn more about the four staff members who are retiring at the end of the 2021-22 school year.

Art teacher Emma Romanowski
Romanowski Wins Art Teacher of the Year
Erika Gulley, Staff Writer • December 6, 2021

When you’re Emma Romanowski you see art everywhere you look. So, it seems fitting that after only seven years of teaching, Romanowski won the Secondary School Art Educator Award...

A new graduate leaves the stage after accepting her diploma on May 29, 2021 at Stadium Field.
White Gowns an Important Tradition for Seniors
Kaitlyn Cain, Guest Columnist • November 17, 2021

Whenever someone attends a Parkersburg High School graduation ceremony, students are lined up in red and white caps and gowns. This has been...

The Visible Woman by senior Harper Lawrence.
Students Express Artistic Talents in Wood County Exhibit
Kelsey Golden, Editor • May 15, 2022

The 2022 Wood County Schools Art Expressions exhibit was held at the Parkersburg Art Center April 24 and 25, with several PHS students placing in their categories. This year’s...

Senior members of A Cappella and Director Joshua Dubs at the Ryman Auditorium in April.
Choirs Continue Tradition of Excellence, Take Home Gold in Nashville
Kelsey Golden, Editor • May 15, 2022

On Saturday April 23, the A Cappella and Chamber choirs competed at a World Strides event in Nashville, TN and claimed several awards for their performances. A Cappella performed...

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