On March 20, AT&T announced that it plans to buy Germany-based Deutsche Telekom’s American division, better known as T-Mobile, for $39 billion. This combined user base of 130 million will catapult AT&T past Verizon in number of subscribers, over a third of the population of the U.S. This also givesContinue Reading

In the February issue of The Knightly News, I mentioned five tech trends that I thought were on the rise and five that were…rising in the other direction. For this last issue, I examine how much things have changed since then. Winners 1.    Tablets It looked like iPad was set toContinue Reading

Prom is an essential part of the high school tradition. It is one of the few things that people remember about high school – who they went with, who got in trouble, who had the absolute worst dress (not to mention one of the biggest high school clichés). So howContinue Reading

The Class of 2011.

On April 29, 2011, the Class of 2011 will take the last high school class of their lives. Two weeks later, this class will enter the ranks of the alumni of Pace Academy. A class known for their academic accolades, athletic superiority, artistic supremacy, and theatrical excellence, will leave aContinue Reading

The field for GOP candidates is open, but so far it looks pretty bleak. Most Republicans have been gun-shy, and very few have formally entered the race. On the other hand, there are a lot of Republicans who are making the right moves — throwing out political buzzwords and startingContinue Reading

You may have heard some words in the halls lately that you don’t understand: “I just tweeted about it.” “Did you see my twitpic?” “It was hilarious, I retweeted it.” If all of this Twitter talk is making you feel left out and confused, you’re not alone. But one thingContinue Reading

If you depend on the radio and iTunes’ top ten for your music, you might have heard of, but not really ever listened to, All Time Low, a self proclaimed “pop-rock” band (sometimes referred to as “pop-punk).” Despite their sub-mainstream status, the band has had lots of success, having releasedContinue Reading

Bonnaroo is back, and this year it is filled with one of its best lineups ever. Bonnaroo, for people who are not aware, is a four-day music festival in Manchester, Tenn. filled with music and fun. The dates for this year’s festival are June 9-12. The lineup consists of GrammyContinue Reading

Many of the Pace boys varsity soccer recaps appear to be similar to the boys varsity lacrosse recaps due to the scores. Both teams have had several blowout wins, including a 9-0 soccer win against Riverside Military Academy in a shortened game because of the mercy rule. But do notContinue Reading

It was a tough season last year for the varsity baseball Knights. After coming up with only three wins during the 2010 season, the Knights have made some changes in hopes of bringing back the winning team they’ve traditionally been. With seniors Brad Kirshner and Reade Midyette playing their lastContinue Reading

As we send off the Class of 2011 into the big wide world, KN wondered what previous Pace graduates have been doing since graduation day. How is college? What can seniors expect? Luckily, some loyal veterans of the Academy were willing to share some of their stories and achievements withContinue Reading

When anyone enters The Knightly News staff room, they can find student journalists feverishly typing away on their computers, perfecting every word of their article, or meticulously editing their peers’ work. One may also find journalists bolting out the door, attempting to hunt down their next interviewee or snap theContinue Reading