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Cheerleading in the Olympics

Emma Cheney, Paperclip Staff/Writer

March 14, 2017

The International Olympic Committee voted on new sports to be added intp the Olympics. One of the most talked about choices was cheerleading. As of right now, the committee has voted to have Cheerleading as an Olympic sport. The IOC th...

How Badly Is the Warmer Weather Affecting Us?

Cass Malila, PaperClip Staff/Writer

March 13, 2017

 In New Hampshire, we have had a very relatively warm winter, but the weather has been constantly changing. The past decade has been the hottest on record for some places in the United States, such as Yellowstone. Climate ch...

Market Square Protests

Market Square Protests

March 13, 2017

Clipper Girl’s Season Ends in Heartbreak

Alex Tavares, Paper Clip Staff/Writer

March 13, 2017

The Portsmouth Girls Basketball team squared off against the Hollis-Brookline Cavaliers Tuesday, March 7th for their first meeting since January. They played on the floors of Southern New Hampshire University in Manchester, New H...

A Guide to This Year’s March Madness Tournament

Jon Schlemmer, PaperClip Staff/Writer

March 13, 2017

The month of March is upon us and you know what that means, shamrocks, green clothes, and college basketball. This year, the tournament is filled with dozens of NBA caliber players and some of the best teams assembled in the...

Boston Red Sox Preseason Preview

Beau Arsenault, PaperClip Writer/Contributor

March 12, 2017

The Boston Red Sox did not finish how they expected to in the 2016 American League Division Series against the Cleveland Indians (the Indians then lost to the Chicago Cubs in the 2016 World Series). It was a disappointing loss for...

What´s the Holdup, Sarah?

Kayla A Harmon, PaperClip Staff/Writer

March 12, 2017

As many citizens of Portsmouth, New Hampshire already know, the Sarah-Mildred Long bridge that connects downtown Portsmouth to Kittery, Maine, has been under ‘replacement construction’ since January of 2015. The actual design...

Is there a Parking Issue at Portsmouth High School?

Seth A. Rice, Paperclip Staff/Writer

March 12, 2017

The cost of a parking pass at Portsmouth High School (PHS) is $150. Some students think that price is too high and needs to be lowered. Parking is offered to juniors, seniors, and PHS faculty. In addition to the cost, another c...

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