• Faculty-selected senior scholarship application due 3/31 March 4, 2015

Columbia Public Schools is owed over $94,000 in lunch charges

Last November, The P&G covered a story on the new lunch policy dictating that students who owed more than $8 on their lunch account would be only given three sandwich charges per semester. In looking... Read more »

Students and staff weigh in on AUT and its possible future at Hickman

Students and staff weigh in on AUT and its possible future at Hickman

Abby Wade, Assistant Editor

March 20, 2015

The difference “is an acronym, or a lack thereof,” according to the ever Twitter-famous superintendent Dr. Peter Stiepleman (@PStieple). Alternating Unassigned Time, or AUT, is a course option offered at Rock Bridge where students are allowed to either leave campus or, according to legend, waft... READ MORE »

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True/False Film Club exposes students to unfamiliar films

True/False Film Club exposes students to unfamiliar films

Dishti Goyal, Business Manager

In February, downtown Columbia becomes abuzz with band performances and bright lighting, contrasting with the cold wind blowing through the town. People rush into restaurants...  Read More »

February 12, 2015 • 0 comments

Two students make Goat Club and its many members official

Reed Wilson , Junior Reporter

There is much speculation over the creation of a new club here at Hickman; one about furry animals with hooves and horns! And as we jump into second semester, Goat Club will...  Read More »

December 15, 2014 • 0 comments


What teachers don’t tell you about the ACT

Samm Leal, Feature Reporter

Last month, at the crack of dawn on a Saturday, I found myself at Hickman. Why, you ask? It was because I was taking the practice ACT. Standardized testing is nothing new...  Read More »

March 20, 2015 • 0 comments


Sure, it’s nice that your superintendent tweeted at you

March 2, 2015

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Pen > Sword > Silence

February 12, 2015