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Computer Science students programming functions.

Ewww! Get Rid Of Them Bugs

Computer Science Students Learn To Code And Debug
River Yebba, Staff Writer October 18, 2022

Computer Science is one of the newest classes offered at Durant and it is a class that most people don’t know much about. The Computer Science course has a variety of topics to learn. Students gain...

Durants 2022 Homecoming King Spencer Wilson and Queen Ayla Yebba.

Here Come The Royals

Wilson and Yebba Crowned Homecoming King and Queen
Charisma Knowell, Senior Staff Writer October 13, 2022

Homecoming is a coming home of sorts. It is when alumni have a chance to visit their old stomping grounds to celebrate and reminisce about when they attended Durant High School. It is typically a week-long...

Willy Wonka and Augustus Gloop played by Rob Kachurak and Steve Arment.

Durant High School Takes On Spirit Week

Ava Wells, Staff Writer October 7, 2022

It is the 2022-2023 school year and Durant has just had their annual Homecoming Spirit Week and from some people’s reactions, it was most certainly a blast. In fact, this week there were special appearances...

The FFA members playing the tissue box game at the first meeting.

FFA Breaks Ground On First Club Meeting

Audrina Rogers, Staff Writer October 4, 2022

The Future Farmers of America (FFA) has been around for 94 years and is still going strong today. New and returning members from ninth to 12th grade, gathered at the first FFA meeting of the 2022-2023...

Some of Durants top chocolate sellers.

JROTC’s World’s Finest Chocolate Sellers

Ayla Yebba, Editor in Chief September 22, 2022

One of the best times of year at Durant has come and gone. Those students who missed it can eagerly await the arrival of the World’s Finest Chocolate bars next school year. Durant’s Air Force Junior...

Go Green Club members ready for Club Preview Day.

Hey Cougs, Let’s Go Clubbin’

Clubs On Display For Durant’s Club Preview Day
Mary Baker, Staff Writer August 29, 2022

Durant High School held its Club Preview Day on Thursday, Aug. 18 offering students an opportunity to view clubs of interest. Each year, active club members volunteer during their lunch period to advocate...

Durants 2022 football team captains.

Cougar Football Captains On The Hunt

Ayla Yebba, Editor in Chief August 22, 2022

Durant’s football team has begun their 2022 season by announcing their six team captains. Each one of these players will help the Cougars claw their way to victory. Team captains are selected by their...

TV Pro students with Varnum after receiving their awards.

The Emmy’s???…No! The Varny’s.

Ayla Yebba, Editor in Chief June 11, 2022

This year Durant High School offered a new type of award…“The Varny’s” named after Durant’s TV Production teacher Clayton Varnum. This new award ceremony was created to celebrate the talented...

Senior Council members and Gary Graham volunteer at the United Food Bank of Plant City.

Durant’s Senior Council Feeds Plant City

Ayla Yebba, Assistant to the Editor June 3, 2022

It is the job and responsibility of student council members to serve and represent their school in the best way possible for their community. Recently, Durant's Senior Council did just that by feeding...

Durant Class of 2022 graduates at the Florida State Fairgrounds.

Senior Cougars On The Loose!

Class Of 2022 Graduates With Class
Ayla Yebba, Assistant to the Editor May 31, 2022

It was all smiles and applause, celebrations and farewells, as Durant High School held the annual senior graduation ceremony May 24 at the Florida State Fairgrounds. This year’s senior class of more...

Durant seniors enjoying their senior sunrise.

C/O 2022 Seniors’ Last Day

Ayla Yebba, Assistant to the Editor May 21, 2022

On Thursday, April 19, the graduating class of 2022 started their last day of school with a senior sunrise event put on by the Senior Council. With a little over a hundred students attending, they experienced...

The Tampa Bay Lightning goes to the playoffs.

The Lightning Makes It To The Playoffs Again

Cristina Hauerstein, Staff Writer May 18, 2022

The Tampa Bay Lightning have made it back to the playoffs for the fifth year in a row after their back-to-back victories in 2020 and 2021. The playoffs began May 2, 2022 for the Lightning, against the...

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