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Baldwin welcomes Red Ribbon Week

December 9, 2011

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by Bridget Kaufman This year improvements were made to Red Ribbon Week to make an even bigger impact on the student body. Baldwin High School participates in Red Ribbon Week each year by dedicating a week in October to event...

Parking lot plan sets buses moving

December 8, 2011

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by Michelle Bruni Students were irked late October when the school district alerted student drivers of their new exit route. Although rumors sparked about safety issues concerning students and car accidents, the main concern ...

Positivity sticks with students

December 8, 2011

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by Andrea Keiser The mission is to post anonymous notes in public places for other women to find. The point is that all women are beautiful. Operation Beautiful, which recently arrived, unannounced, at the high school, is all a...

The play’s the thing: Year of comedy begins

December 8, 2011

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by Brooke Voelker To anyone in the audience of any student production, especially a theatrical one like this year’s fall play, the finished product may look as if it had been simple to put together. But the members of the p...

50 years and counting: Physics teacher reaches remarkable milestone

October 26, 2011

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by Julian Routh and Michelle Bruni When 24-year-old David Spahr entered the doors of Highland’s Tarentum High School in 1961, he was ready for change. His previous aspirations to be an engineer were under delay, and after suggestions...

High school strategically escapes Corbett’s budget cuts

October 26, 2011

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by Kristen Welsh Due to Governor Tom Corbett’s education budget cuts this year, many students walked into the high school this year expecting vast changes, but instead found things to be much the same as they were the year...

Male ushers in new era for color guard

October 26, 2011

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by Luke Dowker Before this year, Baldwin High School’s color guard was thought of by most as an all-female activity. However, a recent addition to the group is both making history and breaking down gender barriers – all by...

Project promotes use of good morals in students

October 26, 2011

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by Maura Kay Teenagers often develop consistent morning rituals that they practice daily in preparation for school. Vice Principal Jonathan Peebles and the staff have added the idea of building character to Baldwin High School’s mo...

Homecoming Week Photos

Homecoming Week Photos

September 24, 2011

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