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Calvin Prenkert
Calvin is a junior at South and is thrilled to be on staff this year. Calvin enjoys eating Schneider's Sourdough nibblers and listening to Mac Demarco in his Subaru hatchback. Calvin generally spends time throwing the flatball, playing tennis, and enjoying a variety of juices in his hammock.

Calvin Prenkert, Staff Writer/Photographer

Dec 10, 2017
Best Buddies wraps presents, creates friendships (gallery) (Story)
Dec 10, 2017
Panthers utilize stellar shooting in win vs. Decatur Central, 72-42 (Story)
Dec 10, 2017
Imprint Project hosts trunk show to benefit fair trade (Story)
Nov 30, 2017
Male cheerleaders at South (Photo)
Dec 08, 2017
Panther Hoops: preseason interviews (Story)
Dec 06, 2017
South glides to a Senior Night victory (Story)
Nov 29, 2017
Song of the Week November 27th (Story)
Nov 26, 2017
Panthers battle in tough loss to No. 1 New Albany (gallery) (Story)
Nov 20, 2017
High school newspapers struggle in fight against censorship (Story)
Nov 20, 2017
South Cheerleaders earn bid to Nationals (Story)
Nov 17, 2017
South fends off North in preseason scrimmage (Story)
Nov 14, 2017
Dance marathon holds dodgeball Color Wars (Gallery) (Story)
Nov 13, 2017
Democratic congressional candidate Dan Canon visits South (Story)
Nov 13, 2017
Song of the Week-November 13th (Story)
Nov 09, 2017
10 albums from 10 years ago that you need to listen to (Story)
Nov 06, 2017
Eagle project a home run (Story)
Nov 02, 2017
South boys sprint to 6th at State (Story)
Nov 02, 2017
Song of the Week- November 2 (Story)
Nov 02, 2017
Trick or Treating FTK (Story)
Oct 17, 2017
Spotify Vs. Apple Music: The streaming service skirmish (Story)
Oct 16, 2017
Fashion Club is “clothes” minded (Story)
Oct 12, 2017
Much ado about lockers (Story)
Oct 03, 2017
Panther Profile: Q&A with Principal Fletcher (Story)
Oct 03, 2017
Song of the week- October 1st (Guest Edition) (Story)
Sep 25, 2017
Song of the week Sept. 23rd (Story)
Sep 24, 2017
It’s Spirit Week!! (Story)
Sep 22, 2017
Harry Potter club sorting day (Story)
Sep 19, 2017
South Vs. North week recap (Story)
Sep 19, 2017
Song of the week: Sept. 17th (Story)
Sep 14, 2017
Counselor college recommendation conundrum (Story)
Sep 14, 2017
Striving for excellence or leaving students at the starting line: Changes in Diplomas (Story)
Sep 11, 2017
Song of the Week – September 10th (Story)
Sep 08, 2017
Five rooms at South you’ve never seen (Story)
Sep 07, 2017
Song Of The Week- September 3rd (Story)
Sep 06, 2017
South Speaks: Celebrating Labor Day Weekend (Story)
Sep 05, 2017
What’s with the Sack? (Story)
Sep 05, 2017
South Footy takes the Cup (Story)
Sep 05, 2017
HOC Registration Now Open (Story)
Sep 05, 2017
South Boys Hustle their Way to Hoosier Cup Title (Story)
Aug 30, 2017
Song Of the Week: August 26th (Story)
Aug 30, 2017
Hoagland Shirts (Story)
Aug 24, 2017
South Speaks: Hardest Classes and Teachers (Story)
Aug 22, 2017
Kluesner Study Sessions (Story)
Aug 18, 2017
South Speaks: Parking Passes (Story)
Aug 18, 2017
Where are they now? Mid/Late 2000’s Fads (Story)
Aug 17, 2017
Friday Music (Story)
Aug 17, 2017
New Snacks In Vending Machines (Story)
Aug 14, 2017
Birks Vs. Chacos: The Ultimate Sandal Showdown (Story)
May 19, 2017
Boys lacrosse team makes history (Story)
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