The Bear Truth

Senior Sunrise: A Palmer Ridge Tradition
By Luxe Palmer, Co-Editor-in-Chief • September 1, 2021

Friday morning; the sun has yet to crest the horizon and already, high schoolers are rolling out of bed and gathering their supplies: blankets, pajamas, pastries, phone cameras. The graduating class of 2022 sleepily makes their way to the PRHS football field to...

Dr Frank Clears Up Covid Questions
Dr Frank Clears Up Covid Questions
By Amber Wright and Luxe Palmer August 24, 2021

With the federal and state guidelines on Covid ever changing, school policies this year may seem uncertain or confusing. Dr Frank explained any questions you may have about back-to-school procedures concerning Covid, masks, vaccines, quarantines, and more. As...

Senior, Riley Jones.
Riley Jones Wins Boettcher Scholarship
By Madissyn Moore, Reporter • May 10, 2021

The Boettcher is an extremely difficult and widely known scholarship that hundreds of Coloradan students apply to every year. According to the official website for the scholarship, the scholarship was started as a way for the Boettcher family to give back to Colorado....

Our Upcoming Principal: Dr Frank
Our Upcoming Principal: Dr Frank
By Luxe Palmer, Co-Editor-in-Chief • May 5, 2021

With Dr Bramschreiber leaving, a new era is dawning on Palmer Ridge High School, headed by our new principal, Dr Adam Frank. Dr Frank hails from Miamisburg, Ohio and is moving to Monument to fill the position.  Having gotten his doctorate in philosophy and...

Senior Sunrise: A Palmer Ridge Tradition
By Luxe Palmer, Co-Editor-in-Chief • September 1, 2021

Friday morning; the sun has yet to crest the horizon and already, high schoolers are rolling out of bed and gathering their supplies: blankets, pajamas, pastries, phone cameras....

Back to Basics: Assemblies and Dances
Back to Basics: Assemblies and Dances
By Mallory Sale, Reporter • August 24, 2021

Student Body Vice President Jeremiah Craig (12) celebrates victory of spirit stick. Photos by Mallory Sale (12) Last week Palmer Ridge held their first assembly in over...

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Q+A: Meet the New Staff!
By Luxe Palmer and Amber Wright August 21, 2021

Welcome to all our new teachers! This year, Palmer Ridge has seventeen new staff members, so the Bear Truth asked all of our new Bears a few fun questions to get to know...

"Hope in the shadow of fear is the world
Review: Scythe
May 14, 2021
Recipe: Tomato Soup From Scratch
Recipe: Tomato Soup From Scratch
By Luxe Palmer, Co-Editor-in-Chief • March 6, 2021

If one thinks of winter, it quickly brings to mind the image of either drinking a hot cocoa, sitting by the fire, or eating warm soup after a long day playing in the snow....

I Scream, You Scream, We All Scream for Lolley
I Scream, You Scream, We All Scream for Lolley's Ice Cream!
By Taylor Goss, Reporter • February 24, 2021

Photo taken by Taylor Goss In 2020, we realized the importance of supporting our local, small businesses here in Monument when COVID-19 hit. A new small business called...

Butterbeer, as imagined by Luxe and Kaitlyn
Butterbeer Bonanza!
October 27, 2020
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Sticks, Goggles and Grass: The Field Hockey Season Starts
Sticks, Goggles and Grass: The Field Hockey Season Starts
By Tanja Pohl, Reporter • March 20, 2021

It is March 8th and the Tryouts for the Field Hockey season start again today! After all the changes made this year, Sports Season C is finally...

The Bears fiercely running onto the field for the last time of their season.
The Last Game
December 6, 2020
Softball team warming up.
Social-Distanced Sports
October 24, 2020
My First Doctor Visit During a Pandemic
My First Doctor Visit During a Pandemic
By Madissyn Moore, Reporter • April 2, 2021

I recently went to the doctor’s office for an MRI and I noticed significant changes throughout the process of my appointment, as compared...

Meet the Staff
Luxe Palmer
Luxe Palmer
Co-Editor-in-Chief

Luxe Palmer is a senior at PRHS, this being her fourth year on the newspaper staff. She has been Co-Editor-in-Chief for two years and her goal is to join the staff of Bon Appétit or Traveller magazine...

Taylor Goss
Taylor Goss
Reporter

Taylor Goss is a sophomore at Palmer Ridge high school who loves the outdoors, to read, to dance, and recently joined the newspaper staff. On most weekends that they are free, her family can be found doing...

Madissyn is a senior at Palmer Ridge this year. She is one of our new reporters who started last semester. Madissyn also participates on our varsity track team. In her free time she likes to write and...

Amaya is a junior at Palmer Ridge this year and is looking forward to her second year as a reporter for the Bear Truth.  Amaya seeks to pursue a career in law after high school. When she is not participating...

Amber Wright
Amber Wright
Co-Editor-in-Chief

Amber Wright is a Co-Editor-in-Chief of the Bear Truth newspaper. She is a senior and has been on the staff for three years. Amber is Debate President on PR's Speech and Debate team, a LINK Leader, and...

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