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Editorial: Planned Parenthood: A tragedy that hit close to home

Editorial: Planned Parenthood: A tragedy that hit close to home

Bella Galardo, Reporter
December 4, 2015
Filed under Opinions, Showcase

On Friday November 27, a pro-life shooter walked into the Planned Parenthood on Centennial and Garden of the Gods and shot 11 innocent people, killing three of them. One of them was a UCCS police officer named Garrett Swasey. Members of the community and surrounding towns got together to form a huma...

Helmet Week Food Drive Reveals Harsh Reality of Hunger in Community

Helmet Week Food Drive Reveals Harsh Reality of Hunger in Community

Bella Galardo, Reporter
October 28, 2015
Filed under News, Showcase

Every year, Manitou Springs High School goes head to head with known rival, St. Mary's High School, to see which school can raise the most canned goods. The winner of the competition gets to throw pies in the faces of the losing opponents' executive boards. This year, however, is different from past...

Seniors Victorious in Low-Scoring Powder Puff Game

Seniors Victorious in Low-Scoring Powder Puff Game

Theodore Weiss, Senior Reporter
October 13, 2015
Filed under News, Showcase

  Usually footballs games at Richardson Field are played on the Friday Night Lights, but to kick off homecoming for Manitou Springs High School, a game of Powder-Puff was played Monday night. Powder Puff is know for switching up stereotypes as girls play football and boys are the cheerle...

Sound Nook Sessions: Nikk From Defy You Stars

Sound Nook Sessions: Nikk From Defy You Stars

Bella Galardo, Reporter
October 5, 2015
Filed under Showcase, Sound Nook Sessions

The Prospector recently got to sit down with Nikk Banos from Denver band Defy You Stars. Nikk, the lead singer and guitarist, shared some of his new songs that he is working on for the band and answered questions. Defy You Stars has opened up for bands like Metro Station, Ghost Town, Shatterproo...

Fall Sports Preview: Boys’ Soccer

Fall Sports Preview: Boys’ Soccer

Lily Reavis, Prospector Editor-in-Chief
September 3, 2015
Filed under Showcase, Sports

After graduating many key players last year, the boys’ soccer team is looking to form a new identity within the team this year. Senior captains Josh Elkington and Travis Struble have really stepped up as leaders for the new faces, according to coach Benjamin Mack. The varsity team only has one...

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