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Freshman get a Separate Pep Rally

Freshman get a Separate Pep Rally

October 5, 2017

By Madison TriplettTwo of four pep rallies this year will be accompanied by freshman-only pep rallies during seventh period. The first one will take place Friday, October 13th in the large gym.Freshman pep rallies are the schools solution to over-crow...

Eagle Stop Open for Business

Eagle Stop Open for Business

October 3, 2017

By Summer Rains To encourage student and staff participation, Principal Chris Choat is replacing the Talon 200 raffle board with a more inclusive program called Eagle Stop. The Positive Behavioral Intervention and Supports (PBIS) team is focused on...

Richardson Reads with Bergner

Richardson Reads with Bergner

September 29, 2017

By Daphne Lynd New York Times best selling author Daniel Bergner stood in front of AP English students and choir members to discuss his book and how writing it impacted him as a part of Richardson Reads ...

Camp Golden Eagle Pep Rally Kicks off Game Against Pearce

Camp Golden Eagle Pep Rally Kicks off Game Against Pearce

September 28, 2017

By Marian Patterson As Justin Bieber's Despacito made the gym floor shake, theater teacher Eric Archilla applied sunblock to his nose and Coach Beth Brown put on her cowboy boots for their emcee perfor...

Teachers and Principals Greet Students as They Arrive to School

Teachers and Principals Greet Students as They Arrive to School

September 9, 2017

By Marian Patterson With a back drop of street protesters in front of the school, this morning administrators, school staff and members of the marching band assembled to greet students as they entere...

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Football Snaps 2-Year Losing Streak

Football Snaps 2-Year Losing Streak

October 18, 2017

Seniors Jordan Wander and Nic Smith embraced on the field with tears in their eyes after their victory as varsity football players, but this win goes beyond one football game. "Its the best feeling I've ever had," Wander said. It had been 749 days...

The Eagles Fall to Jesuit

The Eagles Fall to Jesuit

October 12, 2017

By Caeden Sargent Richardson (0-5) fell to Jesuit (1-4) 56-34 in a bottom of the district showdown. The Eagles started off hot by recovering a turnover on the opening kickoff and scoring in the first five minutes of the game. But Jesuit scored immedi...

Varsity Volleyball Moves to Second in District with Win Against Lake Highlands

Varsity Volleyball Moves to Second in District with Win Against Lake Highlands

September 28, 2017

By Jacob Richman Varsity volleyball beat Lake Highlands in a battle for second place in district 9-6A. Richardson won 3-1 behind junior Natalie Perdues' 19 kills and senior Alex Sarathys' career high 3...

Varsity Football Continues Skid with 40-13 Loss to Midlothian

Varsity Football Continues Skid with 40-13 Loss to Midlothian

September 11, 2017

BY JACOB RICHMAN The football team fell to Midlothian 40-13 in another one-sided non-district game continuing an 18-game skid for the program. An early 79 yard touchdown by Midlothian's Austen Thomas...

Déjà vu Against Naaman Forest

Déjà vu Against Naaman Forest

September 5, 2017

After a 48-6 loss to Naaman Forest, second year Coach Greg Pels is still looking for his first win as Richardson's head coach. Varsity went in hoping to forget last seasons' 26-0 defeat to Naaman Forest...

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Band Loves Their New Uniforms

Band Loves Their New Uniforms

October 18, 2017

By Isjina Luckett Marching Band members received new uniforms this year through the RISD bond, the first time they have been updated in 11 years. Drum Majors Francesca Williams and Nick Crothers recieved applause from the crowd as they walked out on...

Tech Theatre Gets New Workshop

Tech Theatre Gets New Workshop

October 12, 2017

By Marian Patterson As part of last years bond cycle, the Tech Theatre Magnet's workshop was expanded and updated over the summer. “They knocked out the wall to the classroom, cause the shop was really small, so taking out the wall connecting the th...

Senior Develops Passion For Art

Senior Develops Passion For Art

February 16, 2017

By Isabel Costian Senior Anna Maupin’s precise fingers made confident strokes to blend the stoic man’s rounded jaw. As she finished shading his bronzed face, she realized that for the first time, ...

Reaching for the STARS

Reaching for the STARS

January 16, 2017

By Isabel Costian Senior Miranda Gavitt took a sip from her pink travel coffee cup as she gazed through the window of her lab, keeping a watchful eye on her experiment. Her necklace, shaped like a ca...

Start of a New Era

Start of a New Era

November 28, 2016

By Kazi Nassif When Greg Pels, the new head football coach, landed in Richardson, it finally felt like home. He'd moved three times in the previous 21 months, but this move was different; it was pe...

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