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Student Spotlight: Raeleigh Rhodes

February 22, 2018 8:34am | Kayleigh Rhodes

Throughout the day, Raeleigh Rhodes makes her way back and forth between the ag barn and school. Inside the ag building, a friend awaits her. Each day, she checks on him and makes sure he is taken care of. Each day, she walks him and […]

Student Spotlight: Sean Haycock

February 19, 2018 12:31pm | Kaiden Loep

Beauty is in the eye of the beholder. This is one of senior Sean Haycock’s favorite sayings because beauty can’t be judged objectively: it is up to each person on what they find beautiful. Haycock, the eldest of four, works to find beauty in the […]

Student Spotlight: Lauren Beshears

February 16, 2018 12:24pm | Lilah Adams

Lights shine bright on the sidelines. Rows and rows of people cheering. Friday nights will never be the same. For two years, senior Lauren Beshears has been a part of the varsity cheer squad and cheers on her brother, sophomore Eric Beshears. “I haven’t always […]

Student spotlight: Ernesto Rios

February 13, 2018 12:20pm | Carina Sanchez

Breathless and sweaty, the cross country boys finish up their workout and head to the field house to change. For most of them, heading home to relax is the only thing on their minds. For junior Ernesto Rios, work and homework still need to be […]

Student Spotlight: Bailey Chase

February 10, 2018 8:02am | Lilah Adams

GO. The rush of having to multiply numbers in her head. Finding the square root of 169. Just trying to win. Sophomore Bailey Chase felt this as she competed on the UIL mathematics team. “I really enjoy competing in UIL academic events,” Chase said. “It’s […]

Student Spotlight: Vanessa Ramirez

February 7, 2018 10:30am | Stefani Trejo and Kaline Martinez

As she hears Mrs. Gleghorn introducing the Belles, her adrenaline is pumping and lights are shining on her face and the crowd is cheering; she knows it’s time to perform. JuniorVanessa Ramirez is ready to dance her way through another halftime performance. Vanessa has been […]

Student Spotlight: Garrett McAlpine

February 4, 2018 7:44pm | Megan Wedhorn

It’s hard enough moving to a whole new town and having to adjust to a new school, as well as make new friends, but moving to a new town in another state is so much worse. However, senior Garrett McAlpine says moving here five years […]

Student Spotlight: Maggie Medina

February 2, 2018 8:33pm | Josalyn Taylor

Being a junior and graduating early can be a confusing time, especially with all the tests that a student has to take. Senior Maggie Medina is graduating a year ahead of her friends and her originally graduation date. “I decided that I wanted to graduate […]

Student Spotlight: Kassidy Bell

February 1, 2018 7:22pm | Lilah Adams

Down and ready. As she waits for the ball, a bead of sweat rolls down her face. The ref blows the whistle and it is games on. Every Friday night in the fall months, Senior Kassidy Bell experienced an adrenaline rush by participating on the […]

Student Spotlight: Jordan Ward

February 1, 2018 3:59pm | Kaiden Loep

Most little girls want to be princesses or fairies when they get older, but not Jordan Ward; she has always wanted something a little different than most little girls. Ward has had a passion for animals ever since childhood and she hopes to go to […]