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Manchester United

Manchester United

William Hernandez
March 15, 2017
Filed under Features, Professional Sports, Sports

Manchester United Manchester United is among the most successful and popular teams in the world. Manchester United was founded 139 years ago and represents the city of Manchester along with Manchester City. They wear red and white as their home jersey. Manchester United have won 20 League Titles,...

PMA Student Outside Of School Life Has A Twist

Brianna Concepcion
March 15, 2017
Filed under Features

PMA Student Outside Of School Life Has A Twist By: Brianna Concepcion Junior Jasmine Alamilla is a very different person outside of school than she is in school.    In school, she meets the “expectation” of a PMA cadet but in reality she hates every aspect of the educational system. She hates that the ...

The Newest and Neatest of the NHS

The Newest and Neatest of the NHS

Samuel Ferguson
March 14, 2017
Filed under Features, Showcase

On March 8, 2017, the newest members of the National Honors Society were inducted by Mrs. Godziszewski, the program’s advisor, as well as the organization’s current officers. Only sophomores and juniors were inducted as twenty-two scholars became the newest class of Phoenix Military Academy’s Ch...

Was It Worth The Price?

Was It Worth The Price?

William Hernandez
March 8, 2017
Filed under Features

  Are large sporting events such as the Olympics or the World Cup worth the price? The budget for the Brazil Summer Olympics 2016 was 4.6 Billion. Unfortunately ever since the 1968 Olympics, not a single one has stayed in budget. That’s almost half a century that the Olympic budget has bee...

Sammy’s New Year’s Resolutions

Kayla Webster
March 3, 2017
Filed under Meet Me

Every year, people all over the world start off the new year with goals set to better themselves. Phoenix’s very own, Sammy Ortega, has some New Year’s resolutions this year, but they are not exactly traditional. Usually, New Year’s resolutions are simple things such as eating better, working ...

PMA Raiders Get Ready For Competition

PMA Raiders Get Ready For Competition

Azahre Johnson
March 3, 2017
Filed under Features, Showcase

Raiders at Phoenix Military Academy is an elite group of individuals who participate in sporting events such as the Cadet Challenge and the high school Raider competition; they train very hard in physical activities, rope tying, and first aid in order to excel in competitions. Raiders had always won first place in event...

Forensic Science

Forensic Science

Joselyn Valerio
February 27, 2017
Filed under Features, Showcase

After School Matters brings a new program, Forensic Science, to PMA beginning on mid-February. It will bring many opportunities and experiences to many. After School Matters is a non-profit organization that has a variety of programs such as cooking, art, dancing, and even sculpturing glass. After School...

Stay Fit In The Cold!

Stay Fit In The Cold!

Cynthia Olivares
February 24, 2017
Filed under Features, Showcase

During this winter season most people would like to stay indoors and enjoy the warmth  of their own home. This is the worst season for those who workout and want to stay in shape. The cold makes people lazier and harder to get to the gym. However, a person doesn't need a gym to stay fit since there a...

Phoenix Firebird Soars! Named Recipient of the Army National ROTC Scholarship

Phoenix Firebird Soars! Named Recipient of the Army National ROTC Scholarship

Samuel Ferguson
February 22, 2017
Filed under Features, News

Earlier in the school year, senior Fabian Patino commuted to the University of Illinois at Chicago to take a physical training test that would later qualify him for a full-tuition scholarship at a few colleges and universities in the city. In February, Patino was notified that out of thousands of applic...

Bad Reputation

Diana Guerro
February 13, 2017
Filed under Features

              “I do not lie, cheat, or steal and will always be accountable for my actions and deeds,” a prominent line from the cadet creed, which students at Phoenix Military Academy recite everyday. But how connected should the school and its creed be with the students’ personal life? ...

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