Searching for Sequins: Girls Prepare for Prom

Searching for Sequins: Girls Prepare for Prom

Madison Fountain, Personality Editor
April 17, 2014 • 13 views
Filed under Personalities, Recent Stories

The fashion topic on nearly every senior girl’s mind this time of the year: to find a prom dress. Unlike the majority of girls who plan to buy their dress at large dress stores like Whatchamacallit and Terry Costa, seniors Amber Dever and Jade Mactavish have different ideas of where to get their dresses.... Read more »

NHS Goes to the Zoo

NHS Goes to the Zoo

Shalavé Cawley, Staff Writer
April 17, 2014 • 4 views
Filed under News Briefs, Recent Stories

National Honor Society will take their annual field trip on April 22. This year, club members will get the day off from school to visit the Fort Worth Zoo. “The zoo is fun and a lot of times high school age kids don’t go,” NHS sponsor Ms. Michelle Hurst said. “You go when you’re little and... Read more »

Gluten Free: The Adverse Effects of Celiac Disease

Gluten Free: The Adverse Effects of Celiac Disease

Ashley Richardson, Staff Writer
April 16, 2014 • 26 views
Filed under Features, Recent Stories

According to the Celiac Foundation Website, Celiac disease, the constant battle of the digestive system attacking itself everytime gluten enters the body, affects 1 in every 100 people worldwide. Celiac disease forces people to change their diet because gluten is common... Read more »

Top 6 Secret Menus

Top 6 Secret Menus

Mason Baas, Staff Writer
April 16, 2014 • 35 views
Filed under Recent Stories, Weekly List

When someone goes to McDonald’s, they’ll probably order a Big Mac and not a Monster Mac, or go to Starbucks and order a Caramel Cappuccino and not a Cotton Candy Frappuccino. These would sound foreign to almost anyone who doesn’t know about the plethora of secret menus out there. Here are some... Read more »

Too Skinny

Too Skinny

Amanda Lanter, Student
April 16, 2014 • 46 views
Filed under In My Words, Recent Stories

Weight is a very touchy subject for a lot of people. I hate my weight, but for different reasons than most others. I have been very skinny and tall for as long as I can remember and I absolutely hate it. I can't go a single day without someone telling me "You're way too skinny" or "You need to eat more... Read more »

Aubrey Valenzuela

Aubrey Valenzuela

Michelle McDaniel, Staff Writer
April 16, 2014 • 47 views
Filed under Personalities, Recent Stories

The breeze whipped past sophomore Aubrey Valenzuela’s face as he jumped down a staircase landing on the bottom. He immediately pedalled a few feet further away from the stairs, then circled around to try again. Being a new member on a BMX team, he would need the practice. Aubrey Valenzuela performs... Read more »

Oculus Rift Bought by Facebook

Oculus Rift Bought by Facebook

Trevor Byington, Staff Writer
April 16, 2014 • 13 views
Filed under Entertainment, Recent Stories

In an unexpected business ploy, Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg has purchased the rights to the virtual reality system known as the Oculus Rift for $2 billion. Many people are wondering what a social media giant like Facebook could want with the VR system. After the announcement of the purchase was made,... Read more »

All Grown Up

All Grown Up

Talley Flowers, Staff Writer
April 16, 2014 • 18 views
Filed under Entertainment, Recent Stories

Growing up is inevitable, and this truth can be a more difficult concept for one group in particular: child stars. We as viewers have had the opportunity to watch some of our favorite child stars grow up right in front of our eyes. We’ve seen it all- the good, the bad and definitely the ugly. ... Read more »

Baseball Rivals: The Three Teams the Broncos Look Forward to Playing

Baseball Rivals: The Three Teams the Broncos Look Forward to Playing

Daniel Drzycimski, Staff Writer
April 15, 2014 • 26 views
Filed under Recent Stories, Sports Stories, Sports Top Story

No matter the teams’ records, the baseball team will always have rivals.Teams that they want to beat more than anything. Teams that they refuse to fall to. The Broncos are undefeated in district and move on to playoffs, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t battles for wins or emotions during the... Read more »

Corey Murray

Corey Murray

Daniel Drzycimski, Staff Writer
April 15, 2014 • 43 views
Filed under Personalities, Recent Stories

Corey Murray carefully places a hook through a red and black, plastic worm and slings his fishing rod around his side. He hears the familiar whiz of his line flying out into the water and, as it hits the bottom of the pond, he slowly brings his bait in, bumping it along the bottom the entire way. Just... Read more »

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