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Small Animal Management class takes on grooming duties

December 16, 2017 12:35pm | Andrea Garcia

Mikaela Hall’s small animal management class groomed dogs during class last week as a part of their lesson plan, putting the new ag barn facility to use to do so. “We took the dog out during class,” sophomore Roberto Garcia said. “It was fun; any […]

Christmas Decorations take over the building

December 16, 2017 12:31pm | Kaiden Loep

As people walk down the hallways they can take a stroll through Who-ville, see decorated Christmas trees and even wrapped-up Christmas presents. The whole school is in the Christmas spirit with a big Christmas tree in the entryway, a whole hallway dedicated to the theme […]

The Ag program is growing with the new facility

December 10, 2017 7:19pm | Kaline Martinez

Few students know anything about showing because they have never had the opportunity. The new Ag barn will definitely give more students the opportunity to learn about raising and showing animals. The new Ag barn is finished and already in use. FFA students are starting […]

Belles march in Christmas parade

December 5, 2017 6:49pm | Scarlet Carrillo

Belles celebrated Christmas early this year when they went to they attended the Christmas Parade of Lights in Palestine last Saturday. “It was different – I had never been in a Christmas parade before,” sophomore Itzy Velazquez said. “While we were marching, my foot caught […]

Juniors and seniors receive class rings

December 4, 2017 7:26pm | Megan Wedhorn

After months of anxiously waiting, both juniors and a few seniors finally received their class rings last Tuesday. “When I got my ring I felt very happy and relieved that it finally came in,” senior Melanie Slay said. “I am actually very happy with how […]

Congress students compete at Capitol

December 4, 2017 12:46pm | Colby Menefee

Last week speech students traveled to Austin to compete in a debate in a mock congressional debate. Capitol Congress pits almost 200 students from schools of all sizes against one another. “It was kind of intimidating,” senior Nadia Garcia said. “I prepared arguments for each […]

Students place at regional congress meet

December 1, 2017 3:54pm | Nadia Garcia

While other students were preparing themselves for Thanksgiving break, the speech and debate team was preparing for the Regional Congress meet in College Station. “This year we improved so much,” senior Lilah Adams said. “Everyone on the team did so much better than last year’s […]

Belles attend workshop at SFASU

December 1, 2017 1:38pm | Josalyn Taylor

The Bison Belle drill team recently traveled to Stephen F. Austin University in Nacogdoches to learn dances and new techniques. “It was fun to learn dances that the SFA dance team would perform,” junior Iveth Molina said. “I also liked that they gave us tips […]

Students help with new breakfast program

November 27, 2017 9:05pm | Iris Valles

This year the high school has a new program that provides free meals for everyone – students don’t have to pay for breakfast or lunch. While lunches are still served in the cafeteria, breakfast is delivered to each classroom by the Life Skills students. While […]

Students write cards of thanks

November 27, 2017 6:36pm | Carina Sanchez

“Lots of Thanks” was the name of the project teacher Mikaela Hall gave her students the day before school was let out. Each student was instructed to write at least two notes to staff members thanking them for their hard work and dedication. “I wanted […]