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Student Spotlight: Mia Barrett

February 9, 2020 7:02pm | Kaline Martinez

Dance team tryouts is mentally challenging because it is the one day of the year where a final decision will take place on a new team. Tryouts can bring first-time dancers excitement, stress, pressure, anticipation and anxiety but freshman Mia Barrett looks forward to this […]

NHS inducts new members

February 6, 2020 6:16pm | Kaline Martinez

New NHS members were inducted last Monday night in a short ceremony. Scholarship, Leadership, Service and Character are the four pillars that NHS members need to uphold when inducted in the annual induction ceremony. NHS recognizes students for their academic accomplishments but challenges them to […]

Debate advances two teams to state

February 2, 2020 6:25pm | Jazlynn Early

Hard work and dedication definitely paid off for the Speech and Debate team at the UIL CX Debate competition on Wednesday. All four teams placed, with two teams advancing to state.  “It’s awesome to be finishing my debating days on a strong note,” senior Mollie […]

OAP cast starts contest prep

February 1, 2020 2:16pm | April Martinez

The theatre class had finished its production of Beauty and the Beast just last month. They will now be focusing on their newest project, These Shining Lives for the One Act Play (OAP) contest on March 4 and 5 in Teague.  “I love the OAP […]

Students help serve appreciation dinner

January 30, 2020 6:39pm | Emma Adams

The district celebrated School Board Appreciation Month with a dinner served to school board members and their spouses. FCCLA and FFA officers served steak and chicken, mashed potatoes and green beans to the group before the monthly board meeting.  “It is always such a good […]

Scientific studies students look to outer space for inspiration

January 25, 2020 4:25pm | Kaline Martinez

One small step for high school students, one giant leap for Martian Soil.  Scientific Research and Design is a new class offered at the high school taught by Mrs. Cox. In class, students are able to select projects that interest them and are allowed to […]

Cheer team competes at State Spirit Contest

January 21, 2020 6:07pm | Emma Adams

BHS cheerleaders traveled to Fort Worth this last week to compete in the UIL State Cheer Competition. The cheerleaders started working at the beginning of October on their three types of cheers: Band Chant, Crowd Leading and Fight Song.    “Getting on the floor was exciting, […]

Lady Bison move to second half of district play

January 20, 2020 4:38pm | Iris Valles

The Lady Bison basketball team began district play on December 17 with Frankston and will begin the second round of district January 21. They played Groesbeck Friday night to end the first round of district with a win. The girls are undefeated so far in […]

Students compete at UIL State Congressional Debate

January 18, 2020 5:00pm | Jazlynn Early

Senior Colby Menefee and sophomore Omar Almeida were in for hours of competition when they traveled to Austin to compete in the UIL State Congressional Debate meet last week. Speech and Debate coach Melonie Menefee and senior Gina Jones, an alternate, accompanied the two boys […]

Students host leadership retreat

January 15, 2020 4:27pm | Emma Adams

“I had the great opportunity to be able to speak to tons of fellow 4-H, FFA, and FCCLA members,” Dayani Compean said. “Being the president of FCCLA it makes me strive to push my fellow members to be the best they can.” The retreat was […]