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Senior Profiles

December 15, 2017

Filed under Features, Student Life

Zacary Martinez 1.What does being a Dragon mean to you? It is special in a way that makes us one big family 2. What are your plans after high school? Make money. Buy tons of food. Swim in my food pool. 3. What have you learn...

Pink Out

Keila R, Reporter

November 15, 2017

Filed under Student Life

Pink Out is something great that our school has participated in for the past eight years.  Pink out is all about coming together for one cause and helping out.  Shirts were sold for Pink Out. All of the money goes towards the S...

What is your favorite homework style?

November 15, 2017

Filed under Student Life

pro·cras·ti·na·tion prəˌkrastəˈnāSH(ə)n/noun the action of delaying or postponing something. "your first tip is to avoid procrastination I asked 45 P.H.S. students which homework style they ...

Homecoming 2017

Lizzie D., Reporter

November 15, 2017

Filed under Student Life

Homecoming is going to be September 22nd and we are going to be facing the Bridge Creek Bobcats. Something is very interesting about this year though. Robby Carriger, former coach from Purcell, is now the Bobcat’s new coach...

HoCo Rock and Roll 2

September 20, 2017

Hoco Rock and Roll

September 20, 2017

HOCO-Spirit Week

Ellie E, Editor

September 18, 2017

Filed under News, Student Life

The Torch staff dressed up in red, white and blue for 'Merica Monday. Tuesday is dress up like a Soccer Mom and BBQ Dad. Wednesday is Stoplight Day. Dress up for your relationship status. Wear red=taken, yellow= it's ...

Donations for Hurricane Harvey

Lizzie D., Reporter

September 1, 2017

Filed under News, Student Life

Congratulations PHS students and faculty! We have raised $280.44 in just one hour! Thank you for your donations to this cause! It will help families in need. Americans coming together is what we love to see. Make sure everyone wea...

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