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Palmer Ridge Art Students Take Home the Gold!
By Hannah Miller and Lauren Russo January 25, 2023

Sydney Livingston (11), a Gold Key winner. Photo by Hannah Miller. The Denver Art Museum is one of the largest art museums between the east and west coast. The DAM is home to art from all over the world and a total of 70,000 diverse cultures shown. Palmer Ridge...

A Bear-y Good Job!
A "Bear-y" Good Job!
By Hannah Miller, Co-Editor • November 4, 2022

Palmer Ridge High School has started a brand new tradition recognizing one outstanding student every month for their excellent character and overall positive presence around the school. Sean Ray has been nominated as Palmer Ridge High School’s September Bear...

PR students wait in line the get their lunch.
The Lunch Crunch
By Hannah Miller, Co-Editor • October 21, 2022

Palmer Ridge High School students have voiced displeasure over lines and limited food options this year. Some students have waited in long lines, only to find that their desired menu item is no longer available, or sold out. While the problem may seem new or worse...

A row of houses in Willow Springs Ranch.
Have You Seen The Signs?
By Amaya Taylor, Editor • October 21, 2022

Has it been harder for you to get to school lately? A lot of traffic creating long lines into either the academic or athletic lots? Or, maybe it’s even hard for you to get out of your own neighborhood without getting stuck behind a construction truck or seeing...

Palmer Ridge Art Students Take Home the Gold!
By Hannah Miller and Lauren Russo January 25, 2023

Sydney Livingston (11), a Gold Key winner. Photo by Hannah Miller. The Denver Art Museum is one of the largest art museums between the east and west coast. The DAM is...

Photo taken by Mr. Eversole of All State Band.
All State Band
By Tyler Craig, Reporter • January 19, 2023

All state band is a challenge to be part. It consists of a statewide band of the best students in schools across the state. The All State Band, a competition based event,...

Decorations in the Palmer Ridge Library
Time for Tradition
By Ella Mortensen, Reporter • December 14, 2022

For many people, the holidays are the most wonderful time of the year! With cold weather, cozy treats, and catchy tunes, what isn’t there to enjoy? However, not everyone...

Coffee Shop Reviews
Coffee Shop Reviews
December 14, 2022
The Little Mermaid Musical
The Little Mermaid Musical
December 14, 2022
Food War: What Mexican Restaurant Has The Best Tacos?
Food War: What Mexican Restaurant Has The Best Tacos?
By Olivia Sargent , Contributor • November 12, 2021

All photos by Olivia Sargent unless otherwise noted Everyone loves tacos. When it comes to picking a taco restaurant, it's difficult to decide where to go. I reviewed...

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Ashley competing with her teammates on her club team, Real Athletico. We as a team make each other better.
School vs Club Soccer
By Riley Shell, Meghan Bell, Kira Lilley, and Evey Suarez November 3, 2021

Sports can be a fantastic way to challenge yourself and make friends along the way. One popular option is soccer. Whether it be through the...

Meet the Staff

Tom Patrick, CJE, is the founding adviser of The Bear Truth and is proud to be one of the few remaining staff members from Palmer Ridge's inaugural year way back in 2008. When not advising the newspaper...

Anneliese Gracey is a senior at Palmer Ridge High School. This is her first year on the staff! Anneliese loves to read, write, and swim. She is currently swimming for COSA swim team and hopes to continue...

Amaya Taylor
Amaya Taylor
Co-Editor

Amaya Taylor is a senior at Palmer Ridge this year and is looking forward to her third year on the Bear Truth staff. Amaya seeks to pursue a career in law after high school. She loves to participate in...

Hannah Miller
Hannah Miller
Co-Editor

Hannah Miller is a senior at Palmer Ridge High School. This is her second year on the Bear Truth staff, and she is very excited to be Co-Editor this year! She plays field hockey and plans to play in college....

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