• Pierce Eagles Crush Tomlinson in First Game of the Season

    Pierce Eagles Crush Tomlinson in First Game of the Season

    Ms. Denton's Journalism Class, Reporters

    September 15, 2016

    The Pierce football team defeated Tomlinson Middle School in their first game of the 2016-2017 season.  The final score was 19-6.  Eighth grade student quarterback Omar Ziegler, lead the team to victory. Coaches Buehner, Gonzalez, and Taylor lead the 7th and 8th grade team that has about 25 students. Defensive...

  • Banana Crisis

    Banana Crisis

    Leah Leonard, Reporter

    June 7, 2016

    Did you know bananas are in a global crisis? Banana companies are collapsing in parts of Asia, Africa, and Australia. This have not happened since the 1960s when all the banana plantations in Central and South America were wiped out the industry. Banana industries are in a crisis because of the Pana...

  • What is Memorial Day?

    What is Memorial Day?

    Michael Miner, Reporter

    June 7, 2016

    Memorial Day is a holiday where we remember the people who died in active military service. Memorial Day is celebrated the last Monday of May, but it used to just be on May 30. Memorial Day was created on April 25, 1866 when a group of ladies decorated graves from the Civil War, it then became a Fed...

  • The Eagle Scholar Program

    The Eagle Scholar Program

    Jaylynn Banks, Reporter

    June 6, 2016

    The Eagle Scholars Program The Eagle Scholars Program (ESP) is a program that is for students that are ahead of their grade level.  The ESP is replacing the Pierce Academic Institute (PAI).  The program has about 60 students in the sixth and seventh grades.  The eighth grade has about 30 stude...

  • Interview: Mrs. Workman

    Interview: Mrs. Workman

    Jessica Kennedy, Reporter

    June 6, 2016

    I interviewed Mrs.Workman, 6th grade and P.A.I. teacher at Pierce.   The 2015-2016 school year she taught her first P.A.I. class for the seventh grade.  Mrs.Workman discovered she would be teaching this extra class towards the end of last year.  She was excited to have the opportunity to work wi...

  • Trouble in Bangledesh

    Trouble in Bangledesh

    Jessica Kennedy, Reporter

    June 6, 2016

    Between Thursday, May 12 and Sunday, May 15t 65 people died in Bangladesh, India.  These people died from extremely dangerous lightning strikes during their annual severe storm season.  On Thursday, 34 people died there from being struck by lightning, Friday there was 21 people, Saturday 7, and Sund...

Pierce Eagles Crush Tomlinson in First Game of the Season

Pierce Eagles Crush Tomlinson in First Game of the Season

Ms. Denton's Journalism Class, Reporters

The Pierce football team defeated Tomlinson Middle School in their first game of the 2016-2017 season.  The final score was 19-6.  Eighth grade student quarterback Omar Ziegler, lead the team to victory. Coaches Buehner,...

September 15, 2016

Banana Crisis

Banana Crisis

Leah Leonard, Reporter

Did you know bananas are in a global crisis? Banana companies are collapsing in parts of Asia, Africa, and Australia. This have not happened since the 1960s when all the banana plantations in Central and South America we...

June 7, 2016

What is Memorial Day?

What is Memorial Day?

Michael Miner, Reporter

Memorial Day is a holiday where we remember the people who died in active military service. Memorial Day is celebrated the last Monday of May, but it used to just be on May 30. Memorial Day was created on April 25, 1866 w...

June 7, 2016

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Pierce Eagles Crush Tomlinson in First Game of the Season

Pierce Eagles Crush Tomlinson in First Game of the Season

Ms. Denton's Journalism Class, Reporters

The Pierce football team defeated Tomlinson Middle School in their first game of the 2016-2017 season.  The final score was 19-6.  Eighth grade student quarterback Omar Ziegler, lead the team to victory. Coaches Buehner,...

September 15, 2016

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“Coming Straight for You”

“Coming Straight for You”

Terrence Enos, Reporter

Fear is a monster,                                                                   It makes you believe you’re scared, It can eat you whole, ...

May 23, 2016

“Creature” a poem by Patricia Ebiware

“Creature” a poem by Patricia Ebiware

May 23, 2016

Killing Zombies: Should You Feel Guilty

Killing Zombies: Should You Feel Guilty

May 13, 2016

May Horoscopes

May Horoscopes

May 12, 2016

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Upcoming Events at Pierce

June 15 8th Grade Breakfast, 8th Grade dismissed at 10:30
June 16 8th Grade Field Trip Cedar Point
June 16 6th and 7th Grade Field Trip Detroit Zoo

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