A Project for Better Journalism chapter


Biology students enjoy candy lab

March 15, 2019 8:25pm | Sheri Donaldson

The students sat in their desks, eyeing the pile of candy in front of them. As soon as they were given the green light, students reached for jelly beans, chewed in anticipation, and, in most cases, spit them right back out again. The biology classes […]

Spotlight: Sonia Martinez

March 14, 2019 1:16pm | Itzel Velazquez

The door opens and three students roll in a tall display titled ¨FCCLA is Bigger in Buffalo.¨  A student, in particular, stands out. She is dressed in a red polo shirt with black slacks, curly hair and a face covered with highlights that sparkle like […]

OAP competes in district contest

March 13, 2019 8:42pm | Kayleigh Rhodes

The students load the bus with all of their props and costumes. Butterflies flutter in their stomachs as they arrive at the school where they will be performing. As the time begins to wind down and they prepare to present their play, nervous jitters shake […]

Organizations work together to gather donations

March 13, 2019 8:10pm | Josalyn Taylor

One of the main focuses of FCCLA is community service. When the organization competes in a city, they always give to the people in that city that needs it. As the members prepare for their state contests, they are also gathering items to bring with […]

Students practice health skills on each other

March 12, 2019 9:10pm | Andrea Garcia

Teacher Megan McMullen´s Anatomy class has been learning about the circulatory system. As a learning exercise, they learned how to measure each others’ blood pressure from several different body points. There are several students in the class who are currently working on their CNA Certificate. These […]

Spotlight: Robin Fuqua

March 10, 2019 3:38pm | Ashley White

Lights, camera, action! The spotlight is set on Robin Fuqua and her passion for teaching theatre arts. “I love helping students reach their full potential,” Fuqua said. “The ultimate outcome for me is for students to be on fire for theatre and grow in the craft.” […]

Spotlight: JusticeHerrera

March 6, 2019 3:33pm | Iris Valles

AHHHH ACE YOU KNOW!! The girls scream. Sophomore Justice Herrera spends most of her time playing sports. Herrera is on the Lady Bison Varsity volleyball team as a hitter. In addition to volleyball, she runs track and plays softball. “My favorite sport is volleyball because […]

Spotlight: Aryonna Coleman

March 2, 2019 3:16pm | Scarlet Carrillo

Woosh! The ball passed over the net. I got it! I got it! Freshman Aryonna Coleman gets the first bump of the play and passes it over to her teammates. “When I’m playing volleyball I get this rush and I don’t focus on anything else […]

FFA members visit Capitol

February 28, 2019 8:20pm | Kaline Martinez

From new members to alumni. They all gathered from all over Texas to unite as one.   FFA members from across the state converged on the Capitol for their annual FFA Day. “I was really tired and excited to visit, meet people and get out […]

Sanchez places first at meet

February 28, 2019 12:59pm | Tana Cleveland

UIL Number Sense and Mathematics students Jose Sanchez and Bailey Chase traveled to Waco to compete in a practice competition. Sanchez, who was a state qualifier last year, placed first in the meet at Waco Midway. “It is important for these students to get in […]