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The Beacon

The Student News Site of Dallastown Area High School

The Beacon

Members of the crew gather for the official program photo for The Lightning Thief. Crew members work with various off stage elements such as lights, sound, and moving props. Student directors are also pictured.
What Happens Behind the Curtain?
Kendyl McPherson, Reporter • May 1, 2024

As the stage lights dim and the curtains are drawn, audiences see plays and musicals come to life on stage. But what truly goes into the work...

The 3rd annual silent disco was held at Dallastown. 5 neighboring school districts participated with the same goal of promoting autism awareness.
April is for Awareness
April 19, 2024
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Since its release, The Tortured Poets Department has continued to shatter records as well as hearts. In just six days, it became the most streamed album in a week. Photographed by Beth Garrabrant/  Republic Records
“The Tortured Poets Department”: Is It Really That Tortured?
Bryce Keller, Layout Editor

On February 4th, singer and pop icon Taylor Swift ascended the coveted steps to accept her long-awaited 13th Grammy. What began as an acceptance speech, turned into something that left viewers utterly astonished.  Swift...

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Physics Olympics Showdown
Austin Miller, Reporter

On February 21 to February 22, the Physics Olympics took place in the Dallastown Area High School, with the first place winning team, “Infinite...

The doubleheader game was Youth Night where younger players were able to support the high school teams for free if wearing their team jerseys. Photo Submitted.
Lax Shows Love
April 11, 2024
FBLA takes their annual trip to the intermediate school to teach students about cyber safety. Photo via FBLA Twitter
FBLA Teaches Cyber Safety
Larissa Swisher, Reporter • March 20, 2024
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Weston from Younglife shows off his Macbook for college and youth group work!
College Computer Challenge
Austin Miller, Reporter

College is just about to begin for this year's graduating class of 2024 and next year's class is starting to plan their future.  One of the biggest college necessities...

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