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Seniors Malley Wallace and Endsley Norman sled down a snowy hill on Feb. 15. While the cold weather has proved to be fun, some people struggle with knowing how to properly tackle the snow.

The cold never bothered us anyway

Story by Cate Rounds, editor in chief February 17, 2021

Ah, Texas. When people think of Texas weather, they usually think of intense heat, unbearable humidity and drastic changes in weather that leave the locals unsure of wearing shorts or an overcoat. Winters...

While Valentines is a common holiday loved by many, it's likely they don't know its origin.

What’s not to love

Story by Zoe Rushing, staff writer February 13, 2021

Cupid, red roses and cards with sweet little notes have all become common symbols of Valentine’s Day, but how and where did this holiday even come from? Well, here are some answers to Valentine’s Day...

Oversized and simple, these are featured items of this year's most popular fashion trends.

Overrated fashion in 2020

Story by Katey Pappas, staff writer February 12, 2021

2020 had many new fashion trends. Some were outrageous, some were boring, and some were beautiful. This story is focusing on trends that aren’t necessarily bad or ugly, but very over-worn. Chunky...

Like a car wreck, some movies are so bad that it's difficult to look away.

Terrible, weirdly popular movies

Story by Katey Pappas, staff writer February 2, 2021

Not all movies are created equal. Some movies are basically flawless and have 100% on Rotten Tomatoes. Others, however, have a very low rating. And they deserve it. Even though these movies have terrible...

With parents checking on  their teens whereabouts, this can cause stress for their child.

Tracking the trust

Story by Reese Langdon, staff writer January 29, 2021

As teens become seemingly more rebellious, parents are looking for new ways to keep track of their children’s every move. Life360 was created in 2008 and has become increasingly popular due to concerned...

One of the most raised questions to everyone's skincare routine is what products will work best for them.

Skincare for all

Story by Katey Pappas, staff writer January 17, 2021

All skin is beautiful, no matter the color or age. Everyone should be able to take care of their skin and let it be as healthy as possible. As someone who has experienced basically every skin type due...

Twitch users mourn the removal of PogChamp emote after its untimely demise near the peak of its internet fame.

Nothing to be hyped about

Story by Phoebe Neff, copy editor January 16, 2021

Following the events of the Jan. 6 pro-Trump riots on the Capitol building, livestreaming platform Twitch made the controversial decision to ban the vastly popular emote PogChamp which was used in in-stream...

Across campus, there's numerous of places that are most suitable for crying. With the stress implemented by school on a daily basis, it can be difficult to fight back the tears.

Sobbing around school

Story by Stephanie Jumper, feature story January 7, 2021

We’ve all been there. Shedding tears over a test grade we won’t remember in five years. Slamming our heads on a semi-sanitary wooden desk as the bell snaps us out of our pity parties. If you claim...

Why not make school a little less of a drag by expressing yourself in a fun and fashionable way?

How to be fashion-forward at school

Story by Maria Rangel, staff writer January 6, 2021

Gen Z’s obsession with TikTok is usually seen in a negative light. It’s all too common for teens to put off homework in favor of staying up until 2 a.m. watching these videos. They can’t be blamed,...

With 2020 coming to a close, we can find it difficult to have hope in a new year.

Our 2020 vision wasn’t so bright

Story by Peyton Sims , editor in chief December 31, 2020

You’re gathered with your friends on Dec. 31 of 2019. The clock reads 11:59 p.m. With confetti poppers in one hand and a drink in the other, everyone anticipates the moment the clock strikes midnight....

Music is considered to be a universal language. Different genres appeal to different people, but whether they realize it or not, most people have a song that’s important to them.

An important playlist

Story by Emma Allen, staff writer December 28, 2020

Music is considered to be a universal language. Different genres appeal to different people, but whether they realize it or not, most people have a song that’s important to them. Be it attached to a...

Santa Claus is one of the most widely known holiday figures in the media.

Locking up Claus

Story by Aislyn Echols, opinion editor December 25, 2020

Santa Claus is one of the most widely known holiday figures in the media. Children jump for joy when they hear that this jolly Christmas figure has visited their home in the night while they dreamed of...

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