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bison spotlight

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    Spotlight: Maddie Bates
    Moving to a different school halfway through high school is definitely not easy. However, junior Maddie Bates has made t
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    Spotlight: Corey Hickerson
    He walks around the halls on Fridays between classes, hauling a speaker that plays loud music in order to show students
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    Spotlight: Lauren Rodriguez
    There’s a natural chatter between English teacher Lauren Rodriguez and her students about various assignments and book
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    Spotlight: Andrea Daniel
    ¨Five minutes ´til curtain!¨ Junior Andrea Daniel makes final details on hair and makeup before putting on a show. ¨
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    Spotlight: Mollie Dittmar
    “Whatever you do, do it all for the glory of God,” – 1 Corinthians 10:31 This is junior Mollie Dittmar’s fav
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    Spotlight: Mackenzie Houston
    Sophomore Mackenzie Houston, better known as ¨Red¨ found herself moving into the district this year when her father wa

bison scenes




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    Our country deserves the truth
    The Senate Intelligence Committee released two studies Monday detailing attempts by the Internet Research Agency, a Krem
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    Sensible gun control needed
    On October 27, a gunman opened fire on a Pittsburgh synagogue, killing 11 and wounding six others while shouting anti-se
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    Trump needs to be muzzled
    Donald Trump praised Montana Republican Representative Greg Gianforte at a Montana rally Thursday night for body slammin
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    Trump praises assault
    Donald Trump praised Montana Republican Representative Greg Gianforte at a Montana rally Thursday night for body slammin
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    Families remain separated
    In June, District Judge Dana Sabraw gave the Trump administration a July 26 deadline to reunite families detained and se
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    Change needed in mid-terms
    Brett Kavanaugh was confirmed to the supreme court Saturday with a vote of 50 to 48 — one of the narrowest SCOTUS

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what's happening

2/21 - 2/23 Baseball Palestine Tourney
2/24 - Softball Iola Tourney
2/25 - CyCreek FFA CDE Contest
2/25 - NHS Blood Drive
2/26 - Baseball @ Rockdale 7:00
2/26 - Softball @ Crockett 6:00
2/28 - Rockdale Track Meet
2/28 - Softball Franklin Tourney
3/6 - Algebra I Benchmark
3/7 - District OAP
3/25 - Pre AP/DC Night
3/27 - UIL Academics Contest
4/2 - Speech District Meet
4/3-4/4 - District Track Meet
4/9 - English I EOC
4/11 - English II EOC
4/27 - Prom
4/29 - 8th Grade Parent Orientation
4/30 - Cheer Banquet
5/2 - Belle Spring Show
5/6 - Algebra I EOC
5/7 - Biology EOC
5/8 - USH EOC
5/9 - Scholarship/Awards Night
5/13 - Athletic Banquet
5/16 - FCCLA/FFA Banquet
5/21 - Band Spring Show

meet the beat

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    Colby Menefee
    Colby is a junior and is the co-editor for the staff. Last year, Colby swept district with four first-place finishes and
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    Megan Wedhorn
    Megan Wedhorn is a senior and a co-editor for the staff this year. She is a third generation clarinet player and a squad
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    Andrea Garcia
    Senior Andrea Garcia is assistant co-editor of the yearbook staff. Andrea is involved in other organizations at school,
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    Kayleigh Rhodes
    Senior Kayleigh Rhodes is assistant co-editor of the journalism and yearbook staff. Rhodes is involved in many activitie
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    Kaline Martinez
    Sophomore Kaline Martinez is a second- year member of the Journalism staff and yearbook Managing Editor. She is involved
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    Scarlet Carrillo
    Scarlet Carrillo is a sophomore on her second year of journalism staff. She’s involved in Belles, Band, Spanish, FCCLA

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