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Spotlight: Emma Adams

August 28, 2020 8:17am | April Martinez

Putting on a happy face is part of junior Emma Adams’s daily routine. Although she deals with several difficult situations, such as her father’s illness and her busy schedule, she never fails to take care of what’s most important: her friends and family. More importantly, […]

Student Spotlight: Josie Henson

March 14, 2020 11:08pm | Jazlynn Early

Most students are in high school for four years, but not sophomore Josie Henson. As of last summer, Henson decided to graduate early after her credits were messed up when she moved here, causing her to have a lower rank than what she’d normally have. […]

Student Spotlight: Glori Cozart

March 7, 2020 9:10pm | Jazlynn Early

“Just smile and be pretty.” This is something that sophomore Glori Cozart hears every once and a while because of her infamous “blonde moments.” However, there is more to Cozart than meets the eye. “Honestly, when people say this to me, it can make me […]

Student Spotlight: Rylee Reeves

March 4, 2020 9:07pm | Jazlynn Early

Sun beaming down on her, palms sweating, senior Rylee Reeves takes a deep breath as she plays shortstop. Reeves has been raised on softball, starting with tee-ball at the age of four. “Softball is my favorite sport because I’ve done it my whole life, so […]

Student Spotlight: Mieka Whitehead

March 3, 2020 8:47pm | Kaline Martinez

As flags soar throughout the bright lights, freshman Mieka Whitehead is head-on focused on staying on beat and not missing her cues. “I got into color guard because of my sister,” Whitehead said. “I love learning new tricks and performing to the crowd because it […]

Student Spotlight: Madison Walker

February 28, 2020 11:00pm | Sherlynn Rodriguez

Madison Walker is a sophomore who likes to spend her time out on the softball field or on the volleyball court. She had a passion for volleyball and softball ever since she was young. “I love it when it’s softball and volleyball season,” Walker said. […]

Student Spotlight: Zane Johnson

February 22, 2020 5:55pm | Mia Barrett

His hands shake a little before the first play. He calls the play then scans the field for an open hand and then makes a perfect pass to a teammate right at the end zone. Freshman Zayne Johnson is a quarterback for the junior varsity […]

Student Spotlight: Pari Jariwala

February 12, 2020 7:04pm | April Martinez

Friday night lights can be a handful for freshman Pari Jariwala, but her passion for both marching band and drill team is what motivates her to make it through the night, moving straight from her dance routine with the Bison Belles to playing with the […]

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 […]

Student Spotlight: Naidi Dominguez

December 21, 2019 9:27pm | Kaline Martinez

As the double doors open, almost-identical faces leave students puzzled. The Dominguez twins, Nidia and Naidi, are fraternal twins, so they are not identical, but they are close. While they enjoy spending time together, though, they don’t always like the same activities. Both sisters are […]