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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 Willia...

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 knocke...

Senior Develops Passion For Art

Senior Develops Passion For Art

February 15, 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 br...

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Junior Directing Wave

Madison Triplett

November 8, 2017No Comments

  The Junior Theatre Magnet class, with only 13 students, put on a series of three plays on last Thursday as part of the magnet's Junior Directing...

Striking a New Chord

Rose Nagele

December 15, 2016No Comments

By Rose Nagele Sitting in the parking lot of the Mesquite Memorial Stadium, the Golden Eagle Marching Band cheered and laughed as their director, Jesus ...

Band Sets High Standard at All Region

Band Sets High Standard at All Region

December 13, 2016

By Jacob RichmanA record 50 Richardson musicians made All-Region Band, paving the way for 15 band members to audition for area.Freshman All Region: Ella Martin...

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FCC Set to Vote on Repeal of Obama-Era Net Neutrality Regulations

Elle Weeks, Staff Writer

December 11, 2017

  With a Republican majority, The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is set to vote December 14 on a plan to repeal landmark net neutrality rules enacted during...

APES moves into Portables

APES moves into Portables

November 8, 2017

Before environmental science teacher Tony Strohmeyer's old classroom was torn down, he would step outside and be greeted by a green house with hydroponic gardens, a pond built by former students, and an...

Communications Downsized for Future Studio Upgrades

Communications Downsized for Future Studio Upgrades

November 3, 2017

By Summer Rains Brent Morton, the communication magnet teacher, had five communication students assist him in untangling a mess of an innumerable amount of wires for audio, video and more coiled in a t...

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Tussling with Rules Against Transgender Athletes

March 3, 2017No Comments

Euless Trinity’s Mack Beggs shines a light on the growing debate surrounding transgender athletes. The 17-year-old wrestler is transitioning from female to male, but the...

5 Tricks To Survive Final Exam Week

December 9, 2016No Comments

By Isabel Costian As exam week creeps closer, and 52-page review packets are launched at unprepared students, it's easy to get overwhelmed. It's hard enough taking unit t...

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Lone Male Gymnast Competes on Female Dominated Squad

December 6, 2017

Phoenix Everett is his own team. When his school's name is called at a gymnastics competition, he is the only one to slather...

Tumbling to State

November 8, 2017

By Caeden Sargent Only a couple of feet from the end of the race, Brianna Farias legs buckled, and she slammed into t...

Perdue Returns To Push Varsity Into Area

November 3, 2017

By Jacob Richman Two weeks ago, the varsity volleyball team was worrying how they would survive the playoffs without their ...

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