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Staff desires more electives

Alyssa Alviar, News editor

February 22, 2019

Although the school has added two new electives (principles of health services and principle of criminal justice,) more electives are needed. Many benefits come with school electives. They give students the opportunity to exp...

New Chromebooks

New Chromebooks

February 22, 2019

Weather: Students discuss merits of changing Texas climate

Jacob Wadley, Photo Story Editor

December 14, 2018

The weather in Texas has to be one of the most mysterious things in America, but that’s exactly why I love it. When I moved from Wyoming, I had never expected the heat to be like it is but I was sorely mistaken. My first y...

Good of country not primary focus of recent elections

Jacob Wadley, Photo Story Editor

December 14, 2018

Recently, the hotly contested Texas elections took place. The candidates for the U.S. Senate position were Ted Cruz and Beto O’Rourke. Cruz won the spot with the Democrats taking two seats in the House of Representatives. The main issue about...

Christmas means time for family

Ty Bates, Sports Editor

December 14, 2018

I enjoy the holidays with my family members because some of them don’t live very close and it is nice to spend  time with them. So whenever I get the chance to see them during the holidays or at a family event, I enjoy makin...

Fall sports complete successful seasons

Taylor Hall, Features Editor

December 14, 2018

This fall has been successful for the athletic department as varsity cross country, varsity football and varsity volleyball  teams all advanced to the playoffs. Varsity football had not made the playoffs in eight years but w...

Freshman Sees Ups, Downs of High School

John Machtolff, Sports Editor

December 14, 2018

Entering high school seems like such a big step in one’s life. It’s the first journey into a whole new phase of life. The whole “high school” idea is fun and it’s a kid’s first real bit of freedom. High school, ho...

Nature give relaxation, comfort

Jacob Wadley, Photo Story Editor

October 30, 2018

The great outdoors is, to me, one of the best places to go if you need to clear your head, to concentrate or just to relax. Nature gives that vibe of feeling free. You have freedom to move and do as you please; you’re aren...

Student expresses opinion on fake instagrams

Hope Browning, Sports Editor

May 22, 2018

Finsta means fake instagram. This can be an account about someone or just a silly account like “ac gossip girl.” Finstas are a big part of teenage society. The whole purpose of a finsta is to be someone who you aren’t ...

Pro Standardized Tests

Paige Victory, News Editor

May 18, 2018

Whether or not standard- ized tests are wanted in schools by the student body and or by the administrators and teach- ers is not up to us. The state requires that each student participates in the STARR testing process i...

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