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Student Spotlight: Savannah Helmcamp

April 11, 2018 11:45am | Iris Valles

Spending the spring in a cast is not what sophomore Savannah Helmcamp had in mind when it came to softball season, but crutches and a cast are part of life for her right now. She loves softball, but won’t have a spot in softball until […]

Student Spotlight: Gunner Ducat

April 8, 2018 11:44am | Kayla Saenz

Go Gunner! Go Gunner! Go Gunner! He’s at every Thursday and Friday game either in a jersey or supporting his team, Gunner Ducat. His main focus has been his grades and football. “Football is something I am really good at,” Ducat said. “It’s something I […]

Student Spotlight: Bailey Weatherford

April 5, 2018 1:52pm | Kaline Martinez

People ask this certain someone to sing whether it’s in the bathroom, hallways, or just anywhere in school. This person with a gifted voice belongs to none other than Bailey Weatherford. Bailey is involved in Belles and FFA. She likes FFA because she gets to […]

Student Spotlight: Sonia Esquivel

April 2, 2018 5:22pm | Sheri Donaldson

She stands by the speaker as a flow of customers drive through. She presses the speaker as she begins to say, “Hello! My name is Sonia! Welcome to Sonic!” Junior Sonia Esquivel spends much of her school week and sometimes weekends working at the local […]

Student Spotlight: Marissa de la Cruz

March 30, 2018 5:17pm | Carina Sanchez

A quality that many people wish for is to be an athlete, but for this young and talented student, it is the opposite.   Marissa de la Cruz is a junior and is known for her kind words and intelligence. De la Cruz has participated […]

Student Spotlight: Jorge Palafox

March 27, 2018 5:25pm | Kaline Martinez

“Pass the ball!” Squeak. Swoosh! Sighing in relief, freshman Jorge Palafox relaxes as the ball makes it into the hoop. Passionate about basketball, Palafox also like to watch his younger siblings play. “I enjoy playing basketball and I like it because of the aggressivity and […]

Student Spotlight: Lindsey Gonzalez

March 24, 2018 12:32pm | Josalyn Taylor

Painting in her free time is just one of many hobbies that freshman Lindsey Gonzalez has. Gonzalez paints anything that comes to her head, and she gives the finished artwork to people as surprise gifts. “Sometimes I don’t want to get on my phone, so […]

Student Spotlight: Chase Thompson

March 21, 2018 12:30pm | Andrea Garcia

Stadium lights shine brightly on the field. The players breathing heavily with their eyes set on their opponents as they get down, ready to snap the ball. Chase Thompson runs over to the quarterback and sacks him before he can throw the ball. The game […]

Student Spotlight: Stefani Trejo

March 18, 2018 9:19am | Ashley Thunderhawk

The Friday night lights are on, the band is playing in the background and the Bison Belles are marching onto the field. There is only one thing different than the usual Friday night,  and that is that manager Stefani Trejo is filling in for an […]

Student Spotlight: Iris Guerrero

March 15, 2018 9:15am | Scarlet Carrillo

Again. 5! 6! 7! 8! Sashay, 2, 3 … prep and jump. Good. Again! Breathing heavily freshman Iris Guerrero gets back into position to repeat the dance the Belle’s where now working on. “I feel like Belles gives you a chance to become a better […]