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Hitting the curve

Hitting the curve

December 5, 2018

After years of dedication and hard work, this senior’s dream has finally paid off. On Nov. 15, senior Chris Lyles signed his letter of intent to play baseball at Southern Arkansas University (SAU). “I’ve been playing baseball ever since I was four years old,” Lyles said. “My dad got me a pla...

Quitters can win too

Quitters can win too

October 29, 2018

The flag glides out of my opened palm with gentle ease, the silk flying high as my smile widens in its direction. In that moment, I am ecstatic. I found joy in these moments my freshman and sophomore year. I enjoyed being on a team where we worked together to accomplish our goals. However, I wasn...

My style defines me

My style defines me

May 23, 2018

When “Connor Brooks” is mentioned in a conversation, the first thing that comes to mind for most people is how I dress. I have always taken my style seriously because of the emphasis my parents put on the impression my clothes give to others. Parents love to dress up kids, and my parents always...

It’s going to be a PROM-ising night

It’s going to be a PROM-ising night

April 28, 2016

Long flowing dresses, crisp black tuxes, and luxurious stretch limos are all a part of a night upperclassmen will never want to forget. Texas High will be hosting this year’s long-anticipated prom at the Truman-Arnold Center on May 14. The dance festivities will begin at 8 p.m. and Project Celeb...

A fractured season

A fractured season

April 4, 2016

As the fastball slams into the catcher’s glove, the pitcher feels pain up and down his arm. But he has to fight through. It’s in the second inning with two outs, and this batter could be the last one. He throws two quick curveballs with gritted teeth and tears forming in his eyes. But the batter str...

Senior Spotlight- Shaleigh Chandler

Senior Spotlight- Shaleigh Chandler

February 2, 2016

She completes practice, showers and dons her gym outfit. The young, eager faces hang on her every word on how to properly perform a dismount. After saying goodbye to the last of the aspiring gymnasts, senior Shaleigh Chandler goes home to complete her studies for the next school day. Chandler spends ...

Senior Spotlight—Connor Williams

Senior Spotlight—Connor Williams

November 5, 2015

Returning home from a long, hard working day, he begins to think about his schedule for tomorrow.  He wakes up early in the morning, survives school and then goes off to his job, where he runs audio mixers, edits filmed events and edits sermons that will be shown on television. For Senior Connor Williams,...

Senior night pep rally rescheduled

Senior night pep rally rescheduled

October 29, 2015

The senior pep rally that was originally scheduled for Thursday has been moved to Tuesday, Nov. 10. at 6 p.m. in the Tiger Center. Directly after the inside pep rally, the annual bonfire to celebrate making playoffs will take place outside behind the multipurpose building. "The Senior Bonfir...

Senior spotlight— Angeles Chavez

Senior spotlight— Angeles Chavez

September 24, 2015

While crossing over each white line, she memorizes key facts for the government test. While hearing her coach yell to pick it up and run faster, she mentally repeats the process to solve a math problem. After being encouraged to want to win the season, she drives home to continue her pursuit in bein...

Miss not-so-independent

Story by Hannah Williams, Advertising Editor

June 4, 2015

Filed under OPINION

Senior year. Easy classes, your lasts of high school starts, prom, graduation. The one year that every high school student looks forward to the day they start freshman year. Strangely enough, I don’t. There are many pros to being a junior approaching your senior year. The number one is that you’re almost free from what you’ve been stuck in for 12 years of your life. You’re coming upon that time of your life when you turn the big 18 and feel like an adult, but you’re really not because you’re still under your...

Tigers battle Pine Tree for senior night win

Tigers battle Pine Tree for senior night win

April 29, 2015

In their first match-up against Pine Tree, the Tigers suffered a 4-2 loss in the final innings of the game. On Friday, the Tigers were seeking revenge, and defeated the Pirates in a 2-1 victory to close out their home game season on senior night. “This was a good turning point for us, motivation...

Tigers take lead, kick it to win

Tigers take lead, kick it to win

March 25, 2015

The boys varsity soccer team defeated Sulphur Springs 2-1 during senior night on Tuesday. “I feel it went very well,” junior Cooper Zverina said. “I feel like we actually played very well together. Our passes were connecting, the defense was great and they kept strong. We just played great today.” The...

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