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Three Penny Press

The student news site of Bellaire High School

Three Penny Press

The student news site of Bellaire High School

Three Penny Press

A teacher monitoring the halls reminds a student to put their phone away. HISD’s cellphone policy prohibits cellphone use in all HISD schools during the academic day, including passing periods.
[EDITORIAL] Phoning it in
TPP Staff April 21, 2024
Masses stand before the social media gods, offering their prayers. (Graphic Designed by Helen Beebe)
A Heretic among the pious
Jason Chen, Opinions Editor • April 3, 2024
Fans cheer on the Astros in a regular season game in 2020. Dusty Baker has served as manager for the Astros from the beginning of the 2020 season to the end of the 2023 season.
A nod to Dusty Baker
Avey Gannaway, Sports Editor • March 20, 2024
District policy states the first 15 and last 15 minutes of class cannot be used to go to the restroom.
Potty politics
Hannah Turner, Social Chairperson • March 19, 2024
Cars are lined up as the sun sets, before the movie starts. The movies start at roughly 6:30, while doors open at 5:30.
Drive-in-theaters: A lost form of cinema
Kate Steinbach and Alex Lin March 7, 2024
This is an illustrated still from director Christopher Nolans Oppenheimer, where J. Robert Oppenheimer is forced to confront the horrors of the atomic bomb he has created. I predict Oppenheimer to win Best Picture and for Nolan to win Best Director.
Forecasting the Oscars
Weston Benner, Features Editor • March 4, 2024
Graphic entailing the disproportionality of African-American students enrolled in Advanced Placement (AP) college readiness classes in the 2021-2022 school year.
Black students deserve more
Maddux Horn, Reporter • March 3, 2024
Before surgery I decided to take a few selfies in my hospital gown. I did this to try and calm my nerves before being put to sleep.
A year of pain
Marina Martinez, Artist & Page Designer • February 27, 2024
Patrick Mahomes lifts up the Lombardi trophy after winning his third championship in five years. (Graphic by Marina Martinez)
Like them or not, the Chiefs are the NFL’s newest dynasty
Dawson Sotiriades, Reporter • February 26, 2024
Travis Scott lost Best Rap Album of the Year. His album UTOPIA was released July 28, 2023.
Who's Killer Mike?
Ian Kuzola, Opinions Editor • February 24, 2024
One of the top things on my bucket list in elementary school was to ride a elephant. I checked off that box when I rode an elephant with my grandpa.
Untangling my summer
Peyton Promubol, Reporter • February 22, 2024
The full English breakfast is a staple traditional meal in parts of Europe such as the U.K. and Ireland. Since it is a very hearty meal, it gives people a good start to their day.
[KEITH'S KITCHEN] A great beginning
Keith Luo, Reporter • February 21, 2024
Olipop offers 16 healthy different flavors that are available at your local H-E-B, Target, Walmart, Supermarket, or the Olipop website
Olipop: The future of soda
David Raichman, Reporter • February 20, 2024
Thirty-two percent of Americans feel pressured to find romance. This pressure can cause people to love the idea of a partner but not their actual partner.
Head over heels: Society’s obsession with romance
Clarissa Li, Features Editor • February 14, 2024
In 2006, Chinese New Year took place on Jan. 29. My grandmother was 61 and my grandfather was 65 at the time.
They will always return
Serena Li, Copy Editor • February 13, 2024