Panther Prints

About Us

Duncanville Student Media formerly known as Panther Prints is the voice of Duncanville High School. This is the official student media site of Duncanville High school. All content on this site is provided by student journalist. Our staff is continually ranked among the top newspapers in the state and also places in the top of many national contest as well.

Panther Prints has been in circulation since the early 50’s beginning as a Print publication and transitioning to an online publication in 2010. We recently added DTV, our video newscast as well as The Ville Radio, our online radio, to the site in an effort to offer our viewers an opportunity to enjoy various modes of story delivery. Our content is based on what happens on our campus and in our community that affects our student body.  The Duncanville Student Media staff prides themselves in providing great news, editorials, features and sports stories as well as video and radio stories to our audience.

Duncanville Student Media encourages readers to interact with us.  We accept letters to the editor and encourage your comments on articles published on our website.  You may submit a letter to the editor by completing the form our our website and sending it in to our staff. We read every letter that is sent to us however we reserve the right not to publish the letter based on its content and nature as it relates to our student body. We also read every comment on our articles and content however we reserve the right to publish those comments.

Duncanville Student Media is a member of the National Scholastic Press Association, Columbia Scholastic Press Association, Texas Interscholastic Press Association, Southern Interscholastic Press Association, Texas Association of Journalism Educators, Journalism Educators Association and Quill and Scroll.  Panther Prints writers and photographers have won numerous awards from The Dallas Morning News, ILPC, TAJE, NSPA, JEA and Quill and Scroll.  The newspaper has been named as the Top Large School Newspaper in the area by The Dallas Morning News numerous times. was named as the top high school website in the area by The Dallas Morning News in 2009. The Newspaper has also been the winner of numerous Star Ratings from ILPC and has been recognized by JEA, NSPA and TAJE for its excellence in journalism. Panther Prints is also a member of NSPA’s Hall of Fame.

Duncanville Student media Staff members have won numerous awards. In the 2016-17 year, members from our staff have been recognized locally, state-wide and nationally. 2016 Panther Prints alumni, Cynthia Rangel, was named the 2016 Photographer of the year by the National Scholastic Press Association. Duncanville Student Media received the Blue and Gold Award from Quill and Scroll in 2016 for Comprehensive Visuals as a large number of the staff photographers won sweepstakes in the annual contest. In 2017, Duncanville Student media photographers were named top photographers in Feature photography, News Photography and Sports Photography by the Dallas Morning News in their annual contest as well as winning the Sweepstakes Photo award in the contest.

Curren editors for the Duncanville Student Media include: Bailey Boelter, Karen Gaytan, Madison Cooper and Gloria Ogunlade

Past Editors

Ricardo Martin (2017)

Kennedy Stidham (2015 & 2016)

Allison Peregory (2013 & 2014)

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