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2023 Seniors Earn Prestigious Awards

2023 Seniors Earn Prestigious Awards

Makenna Wines, Editor-In-Chief May 26, 2023

Throughout the month of May, PVHS Seniors gathered in several awards ceremonies to celebrate their accomplishments. Some of these ceremonies included the Seal of Biliteracy, AP Capstone, club awards ceremonies,...

The Relations Within Education

The Relations Within Education

Lydia Lugo, Co-Editor-In-Chief March 10, 2023

Education is taught and learned in unlimited ways and places. But, a common thread among all education is opportunity. The opportunity to learn, try, or strengthen a new skill, to work and grow with new...

How Social Media can be One Click Away From Mental Health Issues

How Social Media can be One Click Away From Mental Health Issues

Abigail Harrell, Editor February 10, 2023

As we continue to grow as a society, the usage of social media grows with us. Currently, it is estimated that about 59% of the world's population are active users of social media (this is about 460,200,00...

Cortes de Energía en Chico

Lydia Lugo, Editor February 10, 2023

Con el clima extremo que hemos experimentado este año, hemos experimentado varios cortes de energía. Una corte de energía occure cuando tenemos perjuicio al equipo de generara, transmitir o distribuir...

Young Voters Surge to Vote in Midterms and How it Connects to PV

Lola Mills, Editor February 10, 2023

Elections are what make our democracy. Starting from the age of 18 everyone in the United States has a say in who they wish to be our country’s leader. There are all different types of elections: presidential,...

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Elaina Truong with the donations from their completed Adopt-A-Family campaign.

Chico Community Offers Many Opportunities to Give this Holiday Season

Lola Mills, Staff Writer December 10, 2022

The holidays are a joyous time for everybody; spending time with family, getting to finally do your wintertime traditions, and for most holidays, gifts. Although many of us are privileged enough to receive...

Skating Into the Holiday Season With the Chico Ice Rink

Skating Into the Holiday Season With the Chico Ice Rink

Abigail Harrell, Editor December 10, 2022

The Chico Ice Rink is returning for its second year this holiday season. Last year, this rink was introduced to the public and was a massive hit with residents of Chico. The rink was a major success, bringing...

Key Club members pose for a photo with all of the donations.

Key Club Donates Food to Chico State Food Pantry

Veronica Shiger and Makenna Wines December 10, 2022

During the week of November 7 through the 17, the Key Club at Pleasant Valley High School organized their annual canned food drive called “The Hungry Wildcat Food Drive” to give donations to the Chico...

School Parking Lot Safety

School Parking Lot Safety

Lydia Lugo, Editor December 10, 2022

Driving is a rite of passage for high schoolers. Pulling into the parking lot with a car and license is a stepping stone to becoming independent. Pleasant Valley’s school parking lot is divided into...

California’s Rise in Minimum Wage: Unheard or Undeserved?

California’s Rise in Minimum Wage: Unheard or Undeserved?

Lydia Lugo, Editor November 10, 2022

Here in the state of California, the minimum wage is currently fifteen dollars an hour and has been since 2016. In 2016 California was the first state to implement fifteen dollars as the minimum wage....

Photographer unknown, submitted by David Sorenson

PV Marching Band Qualifies for Two Competitions

Lola Mills, Staff Writer November 10, 2022

Many people do not give enough credit to the members of our marching band. Between memorization of songs and lines to fitting three hour practices into busy schedules, being a member of the band takes...

Winter Guard Wants New Members

Merri Shiger, Staff Writer November 10, 2022

Winter Guard was created in 1977 with the idea to have Color Guard members enjoy their sport in their off-season, allowing them a creative outlet to keep their passion for the sport going. Ever since the...

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