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21 partakers in Assad Day stand together with the real Assad Malik hoisted in the air. This holiday was created by Maliks peers to honor his many achievements.

Attack of the clones

Story by Peyton Sims, editor in chief March 12, 2021

On Aug. 12, 2003, Assad Malik entered this world. From his humbling perspectives on life and his expertise in videography, Malik proudly made his mark on the individuals he’s come in contact with.  While...

In todays age, young love is shared more behind a phone screen rather than a  dinner table.

Rethinking romance

Story by Peyton Sims , editor in chief February 14, 2021

The candle lit dinners. The endless bouquets of roses. The showering of kisses. All are likely expectations of your dream date but are rarely seen outside of a Hallmark movie. In today’s age, relationships...

Many single people may truly feel content about not having an “other half,” but they must admit that the feeling of solitariness grows when Valentine’s Day is near. There’s no shame in longing for the touch of another person on this passionate holiday, but being single doesn’t mean you can’t still have a romantic, candle-lit night in.

Will “I” be my Valentine?

Story by Maria Rangel, staff writer February 14, 2021

Many single people may truly feel content about not having an “other half,” but they must admit that the feeling of solitariness grows when Valentine’s Day is near. There’s no shame in longing...

While Valentines is a common holiday loved by many, its likely they dont 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...

ASL Honor Society and Leader-In-Me are spearheading the Christmas Service Project.

Offering holiday help

Story by Aislyn Echols, opinion editor December 4, 2020

ASL Honor Society and Leader-In-Me are spearheading the Christmas Service Project. This project is meant to help families who are struggling around the holidays, even more so due to the impact of COVID-19....

Texas High students reunite before the school year at summer Space Jam. Money raised from the dance was donated to Student Council. The dance was not school sponsored.

Holiday dance to benefit animal shelter

Story by Madison Brown, managing editor December 22, 2018

A holiday dance will be held Dec. 29 to raise money for the Texarkana Animal Shelter. The theme: Ski Lodge. Associated with their semester project for their leadership class, seniors Hartley Spaulding...

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40 days and 40 nights

Story by Madeline Hunley, co-print editor in chief March 27, 2015

Yes, I have a cross of ashes on my forehead. Yes, I know I smeared it across my face. Yes, I am a participant of Lent. It's the 40 days that every Catholic, Methodist and Episcopal look forward to during...

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TISD to hold classes

Story by Caroline Purtle, online editor in chief March 26, 2015

Due to this year's inclement weather, the district had to close three instructional days. State policy requires the school to make up two of those days. Given that, the bad weather make up days for TISD...

Doan family and friends pictured on the Swiss Alps.

Ain’t no mountain high enough

Story by Katherine Doan, staff writer March 20, 2015

Spring break. The eagerly anticipated week off between Christmas and summer. A week of laziness and relaxation for some, but the adventure of a lifetime for others. My family has gone on skiing trips...

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Rosebuds brings back Valentine’s tradition

Story by Grace Hickey, staff writer January 28, 2015

In celebration of Valentine’s Day, this year the Rosebuds Junior Garden Club will be selling carnations to raise funds that will benefit local pediatric facilities in Texarkana. Members of Rosebuds...

Snell serves food at the local Salvation Army for those in need over the holidays

Serving others during a time of serving

Story by Tyler Snell, co-news editor January 6, 2015

The food cooks in the oven, the table is set, family and friends arrive with appetizers and desserts. The television has America’s Game of the Day on along with Macy’s Day Parade in another room. This...

The top 9 christmas songs

The top 9 christmas songs

Story by Maggie Coleman, Copy Editor December 23, 2014

"It’s Beginning To Look a Lot Like Christmas" by Michael Bublé The house is starting to be adorned with Christmas decorations everywhere. The lights are on the house, and you come home to your...

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