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Creative vs. Basic Halloween Costumes

Creative vs. Basic Halloween Costumes

Kathryn Pedroza and Jazmine Necessary

October 13, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Recent Stories

Looking at Halloween costumes ideas online and getting the same array of the basic things people dress as every year can cause a streak of dissatisfaction, uncreative thoughts and turns costume parties into more of a look alike contest. From dressing up with a group as social media to an ordinary cat...

Fall Activities in the DFW Area

Fall Activities in the DFW Area

Katherine Powell, Entertainment Editor

October 10, 2017


Filed under Entertainment

Fall is the best time of the year. Perfect weather, Halloween, football, homecoming, so many eventful things happen during the season of fall. Here’s a list of activities to do in the area during this fall season: Go to a Pumpkin Patch The different pumpkin patches in the DFW area are endless. You could ex...

Review: ‘Faith County’

Review: ‘Faith County’

Cameron Dudzinski, Staff Writer

October 6, 2017


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After watching “Faith County,” I realized just how entertaining plays can be. I’ll admit, I had no idea what I was getting into. As soon as the play started, I was entranced. They started off strong and were able to catch my attention perfectly. The play had much more pros than cons, and I’ll...

Underrated DFW Restaurants

Underrated DFW Restaurants

Summer Barakat, Staff Writer

October 3, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Recent Stories

Restaurants are on every corner, some in more places than others. Known fast food chains have multiple locations and are extremely busy. In no certain order, here are a few underrated restaurants that have little to no wait —and amazing food. Fuego Burger Located in a gas station, serving tacos, wings, and of course, burgers. Their french fries, onion rings, and tater tots are cooked to a crispy perfection. Burgers come in 1 pou...

Review: Alvvays-Antisocialites

Review: Alvvays-Antisocialites

Jose Cruz, Yearbook Copy Editor

September 27, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Recent Stories

Canadian outfit Alvvays emerged out of the moody shadows of jangle pop in 2014 with their self-titled debut, catching the attention of critics and indie enthusiasts clutching at a decade old craving for atmospheric music. Still, for an album with such charm and quirk in its yearn for diversion, Alvvays flew ...

5 Songs for the Soul

5 Songs for the Soul

Cameron Dudzinski, Staff Writer

September 26, 2017


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Unlike ordinary words, music exceeds better at communicating feelings along with emotions. Talented artists can convey certain feelings in the lyrics they write and sing, but there are always certain songs in which strike you with a flood of specific moods. These songs bring a wave of emotions to the...

Best New Music: August 2017

Best New Music: August 2017

Grant Baker, Editor-in-Chief

September 6, 2017


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(A Spotify playlist for all these songs can be found at the bottom of this article. Hope you had a great August!) While life may be more boring now with school being back in session, music releases have done nothing but ramp up. Here’s some of the best music from last month: LCD Soundsystem - Tonit...

Five Anticipated Summer Albums

Five Anticipated Summer Albums

Jose Cruz, Yearbook Copy Editor

May 30, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Recent Stories, Top Story, Weekly List

So far, 2017 has been a rollercoaster of a year for music junkies like myself. The whole year promised much, delivered some and missed a few. This summer in particular holds the potential to be an awestruck, modern masterclass in musical artistry. These are some of the industry’s most anticipated a...

Nine Best Undrafted NFL Rookies

Nine Best Undrafted NFL Rookies

Jorden Melson, Staff Writer

May 23, 2017


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From April 27-29, there were 256 players drafted into the National Football League. Instead of talking about the players who got drafted, I want to look the best available free agents (at each position) who did not get selected in this year's draft. Jerod Evans, Virginia Tech, Quarterback Evans sta...

Review: Harry Styles- Self Titled

Review: Harry Styles- Self Titled

Katherine Powell, Entertainment Editor

May 16, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Recent Stories

Harry Styles first solo album titled Harry Styles, was highly anticipated by dedicated one directioners and music lovers. I’m a one directioner but I was skeptical of this album. I thought it would sound just like One Direction’s albums of the past but with only Harry Styles singing. I was wrong. Th...