A Project for Better Journalism chapter


Scenes from the county show

April 20, 2018 3:00pm | Staff

FFA and 4-H students have spent much of their week at the Leon County Livestock Show preparing and competing with their animals. The sale is tonight.

Champion signs with TVCC Rodeo

April 20, 2018 2:36pm | Nadia Garcia

Giddy up, cowgirl! Last week, senior Ima Champion signed her letter of intent to become a part of the Trinity Valley Community College Rodeo Team. Champion has been involved in rodeo activities since she was a young girl. “I am beyond blessed to continue to […]

Student Spotlight: Ambrosio Villagomez

April 20, 2018 2:29pm | Kayleigh Rhodes

Most of the students here at the school have grown up together. Each student has a close-knit group of friends that they have known since kindergarten. For Ambrosio Villagomez, better known as Bocho, making friends has never been a problem. Villagomez is a freshman here […]

UIL team grabs Regional Championship

April 19, 2018 2:17pm | Kayleigh Rhodes

The UIL and OAP groups made history this week, earning the UIL Academic Regional Championship for the first time in the school’s history. “This is the first time for something like this to ever happen,” senior Nadia Garcia said. “I am glad I could be […]

Lady Bison finish up season

April 18, 2018 10:30am | Iris Valles

The Lady Bison wrapped up their season last night with a game against Frankston last night, celebrating their seniors as they finished up their season.  The Lady Bison started their season off against Crockett with a win 21-11, then continued on with district games. The […]

Student Spotlight: Erik Sandate

April 17, 2018 7:59pm | Savanna Guevara

As the cheers and screams get louder and the faces become more clear, sophomore Erik Sandate erases everything but football from his mind and focuses on nothing but the field. “Football is a major part of my life,” Sandate said. “I’ve been playing since I […]

Student Spotlight: Kayla Saenz

April 14, 2018 7:56pm | Scarlet Carrillo

Nobody knows where they might end up, nobody knows… Freshman Kayla Saenz loves television. She eagerly waits to see if the doctors survive the airplane crash in Grey’s Anatomy. Saenz also like to watch Switched at Birth and Glee on Netflix during her free time. […]

Golfers medal at district

April 11, 2018 7:47pm | Colby Menefee

The district golf tournament last week resulted in two medals: one for junior Noah Rubel and one for junior Makayla Gilliam. Gilliam will be heading on to regional competition, with Rubel missing out after losing a tie-breaker. The students competed at Teague. Gilliam placed fifth […]

Student Spotlight: Savannah Helmcamp

April 11, 2018 11:45am | Iris Valles

Spending the spring in a cast is not what sophomore Savannah Helmcamp had in mind when it came to softball season, but crutches and a cast are part of life for her right now. She loves softball, but won’t have a spot in softball until […]

OAP advances to regional competition

April 10, 2018 10:28am | Kaline Martinez

After many long hours of rehearsal and clinics, the directors, cast and crew of this year’s OAP are continuing to meet their goals of advancing from one competition to another. Three competitions in March saw the group advancing three times, from district to bi-district, to […]