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College Night held on Nov. 13

College Night held on Nov. 13

Story by Cameron Murry, staff writer

November 15, 2017

Texas High held its annual College Night on Nov. 13. The College Night was hosted by academic advisors Bettie Lynn Stark and Laura Fuller from the career and college readiness center at Texas High. Recrui...

Texas High School host College Night

Texas High School host College Night

November 13, 2017

College Night will be held Nov. 13 from 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. in the Texas High cafeteria. College Night is an opportunity for students to learn about how to apply for colleges and just where it is they...

OK let’s meet the cast

OK let’s meet the cast

Story by Colton Johnson, editor in chief

November 9, 2017

Auditions were over. Call backs were finished. There is nothing they can do but wait. And so, they wait, with high hopes and fingers crossed as Theatre Director Lisa Newton tapes the cast list to the wall...

Texas thespians

Texas thespians

Story by Connor Powell, staff writer

November 9, 2017

Theater students will attend the Texas Thespians State Festival at the Gaylord Texan Resort and Convention Center in Dallas, Texas, on Nov. 16 through the 18. Texas Thespian Festival is a place for stude...

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Same goal, different season

Same goal, different season

Story by John Morgan, sports editor

November 17, 2017

A season marked by explosive plays and exciting victories. A season marked by tragedy and loss. A season full of inspiration and hope. The Texas High Tigers, despite a rough start to the season, are ...

The good, the bad and the ugly

The good, the bad and the ugly

Story by TJ Wall, staff writer

November 13, 2017

With the playoffs edging closer and closer each week, here’s some takeaways from week 10 in the NFL. New Orleans Saints Continue to Dominate: The New Orleans Saints continue to show out after a...

Rock ’em, Sock ’em

Rock ’em, Sock ’em

Story by TJ Wall, staff writer

November 10, 2017

This past week of the NFL was action-packed. Here’s three key points from week nine. Fights, Fights, and More Fights: UFC or NFL? Audiences couldn’t tell what they were watching during week nine. T...

Get the vote, get the game

Get the vote, get the game

Story by Joseph Rodgers, news editor

November 7, 2017

Senior football wide receiver Tevaliance Hunt has been entered into the contest to play in the Under Armour All-America Game on Saturday, Jan. 2 at the Orlando Citrus Bowl. The event will be televised live on ...

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Re-building relationships

Re-building relationships

Story by Joseph Asher, staff writer

November 17, 2017

Laughter can be heard from miles away. Sounds of joy bouncing off the ground. Water gushing out of the broken sprinkler. For some it would be trash, but for my brother an...

Joy is eternal

Joy is eternal

November 15, 2017

It is often misinterpreted by many that happiness and joy are the same thing and that they are both achieved by perfecting every aspect of your life. They’re merely destinations based on life circumstances....

An injury in my four-legged family

An injury in my four-legged family

November 15, 2017

I have a strong relationship with my dog. She is my lifeline. She is the shoulder I cry on. She is my favorite thing on this earth.   I can understand why some people don’t show emotion to their p...

What if?

What if?

November 9, 2017

No matter where I am, no matter what I’m busy with, thoughts roll around my head constantly. Sometimes, the thoughts transform into irrational ones– fears. Fear of the potential. Fear of what could g...

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Moving past the storm

Moving past the storm

Story by Victoria Van, entertainment editor

November 8, 2017

Sirens cry out as the hurricane’s rain continuously pours down inch by inch, uprooting anything in its path. Water fills the reservoirs of drawers and cabinets, leaving b...

Riddle me this

Riddle me this

November 8, 2017

As the minutes droned on, listening to procedures and curriculum standards, a noise pierced the room and captured algebra II teacher Nicole Ayers’ attention. She exited the meeting room and answered a phone call that would change...

Grasping on to hope

Grasping on to hope

November 2, 2017

The drive was infinite. She had no clue who this man was, or where she was going. The little girl tried to focus on what was outside of the truck. The towering trees. The absence of light. The fear over...

Stepping up the management

Stepping up the management

October 31, 2017

She is seen sitting in the football stadium alongside the Texas HighSteppers. A backpack filled with uniform pieces, medications and planners is with her at all times during the football games. Caring for ...

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Break your boredom over Thanksgiving holiday

Break your boredom over Thanksgiving holiday

Story by Autumn Golden, staff writer

November 17, 2017

Five days off of school is a huge luxury, but wasting the break doing nothing would leave you miserable. Don’t get stuck in the blues this Thanksgiving break, take this q...

Getting a head start on Black Friday shopping

Getting a head start on Black Friday shopping

November 17, 2017

Where should you drop some cash this Black Friday based off your passion for shopping? Find out by taking this quiz. What kind of environment do you thrive in when Christmas shopping for your frien...

There have been stranger things

There have been stranger things

November 16, 2017

“Stranger Things” is a chilling American show which released its second season Oct. 27. The new season features nine episodes and four new characters: Dacre Montgomery, Sadie Sink, Paul Reiser, and S...

On a high note

On a high note

November 14, 2017

It is with the utmost confidence I say that anyone sitting down to watch the 2016 rendition of “Falsettos” is signing an unofficial contract to endure a wild roller coaster of emotion. This Broadw...

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