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Khalid and the basketball team

Khalid and the basketball team

Shantia Boyle

May 16, 2018

Khalid Herron, a Junior,. is one of the best players on the basketball team.. During his junior year, Herron managed to dunk a ball in a live game. He gets a lot of recognition being that he is talented and so young. His sophomore year, Herron started to receive basketball scholarships.   “I...

Getting Accepted to Ole Miss

Getting Accepted to Ole Miss

Edwin Genchi

April 23, 2018

Ole Miss, or the University of Mississippi,is  located in Oxford, Mississippi. Needing at least a 3.5 GPA, and a score of 1160 for SAT, senior Devonte Thompson managed to gain acceptance. “The campus is really nice, and when I would take a vacation down there I got to know a lot of students, and they ...

Yeezy Beluga 2.0

Yeezy Beluga 2.0

Derrick Flores

March 2, 2018

The Adidas Yeezy Boosts are shoes made by Adidas in collaboration with singer and songwriter Kanye West. Following a long line of successful Yeezys the “Beluga 2.0” is the latest shoes to become available to the public. The 2.0 is the second version of its original Beluga, a highly coveted sho...

The Comeback

Kimmy Alvarado

February 23, 2018

Cesar Villalba graduated Phoenix in 2012 has returned to coach the next generation of Phoenix Military Academy wrestlers. Since the season started Villalba has done nothing but dedicate his time to train all of the wrestlers. “I was looking forward to taking the Phoenix Wrestling team to a whole new le...

Ms. Novak

Alondra Quiroz

January 8, 2018

  This year Phoenix Military academy is introducing Ms.Novak, a new sophomore English teacher. She previously worked in the business world for eight years and then decided to delve into teaching. This led to her working at Truman College for a year teaching English 101 and later working at John H...

Leaving a Mark on PMA Football

Aaron Rivera

December 22, 2017

Students here in Phoenix make the best out of their highschool career.Whether that would be joining a club, a sport, or a program to make school more enjouable. Especially the Seniors who will go on to college soon. Senior Edwin Alvarez who will be playing his last year on the Phoenix football team, l...

The Walking Dead

The Walking Dead

Devonte Thompson

December 6, 2017

“ The Walking Dead” is a thrilling and suspenseful show that came out in 2010. It is a great show, because it really knows how to engage the audience. The zombies catch the viewer’s eye, because you pray and hope that your favorite character will not get killed. Overall, the show has a 91% rat...

Drivers Ed

Samantha Lozano

December 6, 2017

Driving is something that teens look forward to as most of the time it means more freedom. At Phoenix, students are forced to take Drivers Ed in order to be able to graduate. Senior, Alma Sebastian, has to take it during her last year, along with half of the senior class, so they can graduate. “I ...

Nice to Meet You Mentor

Uriah Allen

November 28, 2017

On October 26, 2017, Phoenix Military Academy held a gathering for the iMentor volunteers and the juniors to finally meet each other.   The juniors were anxious to meet their mentors in person for the first time after they received a paper where it states their mentor’s name and occupation.   ...

A New Challenge

Yamid Juarez

November 15, 2017

Senior Briana Clay applied during junior year to join the Phoenix Yearbook, and now as a senior she is working hard to be the best. Clay’s application process consisted of writing one article to show journalism teacher, Mrs. Fernandez, she deserves to be a  yearbook editor.   “I was v...

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