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The Pony Express

Character Education Week ends

Amber Razzano, Features Editor

October 20, 2011

Filed under Features

Every year the U.S. president and government announce the third week of October as Character Counts week. Character week is a week when schools all around the nation come together and raise awareness for good qualities that studen...

We can dance if we want to

Donovan Uy, Copy Editor

October 19, 2011

Filed under Features

Most everybody thinks of dance as moving one’s body to the rhythm of music using choreographed or improvised movements; whether it be ballet, contemporary, ballroom, hip-hop, or even the “rockin’-the-boat” style found...

Art students take action for hunger-relief

Camilla Acosta, Entertainment Editor

October 6, 2011

Filed under Features

Art teachers and students at Gaither teamed up with Feeding America Tampa Bay to participate in the “Empty Bowls Project” in the effort to help end hunger in our communities. The “Empty Bowls project” was created by Imagi...

Creative hairstyles help girls beat the heat

Gloria Rodriguez, Graphics Team

September 22, 2011

Filed under Features

Recent construction at Gaither has led to a surge in the amount of inconvenient circumstances for students, such as dealing with the frizzy, sweaty hair that comes as a result of walking to and from the portables. “The weather...

Local Warped Tour excites fans, brings in large crowds

Rachelle Mourra, Graphics Team

September 20, 2011

Filed under Features

With nothing scorching temperatures and blasting musical tunes, this summer’s Warped Tour was highly anticipated and the subject of many a conversation. Bands like A Day To Remember, A Skylit Drive, as well as many more took...

Yoga Club comes to Gaither

Haley Solomon, Graphics Team

September 14, 2011

Filed under Features

Yoga, a physical, mental, and spiritual discipline originating in India, is now coming to Gaither. Danielle de Gregory, AP Psychology teacher and certified yoga instructor, has decided to start a yoga club to share with Gaither’s...

Students offered incentive for perfect attendance

Catherine Bacon, Features Editor

March 3, 2011

Filed under Features, Uncategorized

For seniors across America, the closing semester of their final year of high school translates to one thing: senioritis. A symptom of which is the tendency to miss an obscene number of school days. In an attempt to counteract...

Gray hairs, acne, and wrinkles-oh my!

Cameron Valdez, Staff Writer

January 5, 2011

Filed under Features, Uncategorized

While many students are excited about the fast approaching winter break, many are dealing with increasing levels of stress as mid-terms and AP exams draw near. It is important to be mindful of the effects stress can have on both...

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