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Bison baseball heads into playoff season

April 26, 2018 1:48pm | Iris Valles

The Bison baseball team beat Teague Friday night, taking a 15-6 win that secured a playoff berth for the team. The team will play a warm-up game against Franklin Friday at 7:30 at home to help get ready to face Maypearl next weekend in the […]

Student Spotlight: Alvaro Sanchez

April 24, 2018 3:27pm | Josalyn Taylor

Senior Alvaro Sanchez is currently planning to attend Blinn College in Bryan. He hopes to be in the welding program and become a welding teacher once he is out. “I’ve always like to make things,” Sanchez said. “And welding is a fun way to do […]

FFA teams earn spots at state

April 24, 2018 9:25am | Ashley Thunderhawk

On top of showing at the Leon County Livestock Show, FFA students stayed busy  traveling to two different locations to compete in CDE Area Contests last week. Five teams will advance to state this week. Teams advancing to state are Vet Science, Floriculture, Milk Quality […]

Students compete at Leon County Show

April 24, 2018 8:47am | Andrea Garcia

Last week, students competed in the Leon County livestock show. They showed animals that they have spent the past year raising and training. “I love competing in the show because it shows all of our hard work,” junior Makayla Gilliam said. “It is no easy […]

OAP named state alternates

April 23, 2018 1:48pm | Lilah Adams

This year’s OAP wrapped up its season last week, earning a state alternate position at regional competition in Brenham. The group finished behind Malakoff and Little River Academy, who will compete at state next week. “It is really sad to think that was my last […]

FCCLA competes at state

April 21, 2018 8:30pm | Itzel Velazquez

The FCCLA students, along with advisor Melissa Isaacs and chaperone Amanda Harter, traveled to Dallas earlier this month to compete in the state conference. Seven of the eight teams advanced to state from the regional conference. “It was nice that most of us made it […]

Students attend career fair

April 21, 2018 7:41pm | Sheri Donaldson

Juniors and seniors traveled to Bryan Wednesday for a college and career fair to help them plan their futures. “When they announced that we would be going to the career fair, I was actually really excited,” junior Breannali Dominguez  said. “I wasn’t sure what I […]

Track competitors advance to regionals

April 21, 2018 7:13pm | Tana Cleveland

On Wednesday, area qualifiers in track traveled to Keene to compete in hopes for a spot at regionals. “The night before was so nerve racking,” junior Colton Green said. “It was scary because I knew everyone there was just as good as my team or […]

Student council sponsors fundraiser contest

April 21, 2018 2:28pm | Josalyn Taylor

Every hero needs a squad … In an effort to help children across the country suffering from leukemia or lymphoma, the student council is sponsoring a contest to see which first period class can raise the most money to donated to the Leukemia and Lymphoma […]

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.