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Choir Hosts Fall Concert

Choir Hosts Fall Concert

Kathryn Pedroza, Editor-in-Chief

October 22, 2018


Filed under Clubs & Organizations, Moments, Recent Stories

Parents walk into First United Methodist Church Mansfield on Oct. 16 and try to find a seat. Moms push their children to an open pew closest to the front. On the way, one parent stops another. “Where have you been?” One said, then proceeded to catch one another up on the latest injuries, illness...

Movie Review: The Nun

Movie Review: The Nun

Jordyn Folsom, Staff Writer

October 22, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Recent Stories

Unlike the other films in The Conjuring Universe, The Nun’s story does not derive from a true story. Writers, James Wan and Gary Dauberman, based this horror movie on a mythological demon named “Valak.” While Lorraine Warren does share her memories of visions of the demon in her home, fiction makes up the majori...

Review: ‘Peter and The Starcatcher’

Review: ‘Peter and The Starcatcher’

Brinley Koenig, Features Editor

October 19, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Recent Stories, Top Story

Theater started their mainstage season Oct. 18 with “Peter and the Starcatcher”: the prologue to Peter Pan. The show follows “a boy named orphan” who, through intense challenges and tough realizations, grows to be the well-known leader of the Lost Boys.   The story keeps the audience engaged by posi...

Tennis Undefeated in District: Focuses on Playoffs

Tennis Undefeated in District: Focuses on Playoffs

Jorden Melson, Sports Editor

October 17, 2018


Filed under Recent Stories, Sports, Top Story

Bronco tennis players beat out their competition going undefeated in district. The teams first championship since 2016 and  the Broncos are first seed heading into the playoffs. Assistant Tennis Coach Lisa Osborn believes the success is on the leaders of the team. “The team has put a lot of work...

Volleyball Clinches Playoff Spot

Volleyball Clinches Playoff Spot

Major Melson, Staff Writer

October 17, 2018


Filed under Recent Stories, Sports, Top Story

The ball seems stuck in the air, high above the net. Junior right-side hitter Trinity Mongare’s hand soon comes to greet the ball with a thunderous thump. The ball speeds down toward a Seguin volleyball player, bounces off her arm and flies into the bleachers. This spike gave the team the 16th point of...

Album Review: Iridescence by Brockhampton

Album Review: Iridescence by Brockhampton

Micaih Thomas, Entertainment Editor

October 17, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Recent Stories

Y’all. It Happened. IRIDESCENCE dropped and America’s favorite boy band returns. BROCKHAMPTON is a rap collective that’s comprised of about 14 members. To name a few,  Kevin Abstract, Matt Champion, Don McLennon, Rodney Tenor and Russell Boring write, produce and sing. Before the release, the b...

Debate Team Prepares for Season

Debate Team Prepares for Season

Jacob Neesen, Staff Writer

October 16, 2018


Filed under Moments, Recent Stories

Mr. Ritz’s room fills with students at the end of the school day. Decorations and plastic vines line the walls, and bright lights beam down from above. Students sit down next to their friends, talk in small groups and go up to the front and grab chips and water. “Ok y’all, we’re gonna go ahead and st...

How to Start a Club

How to Start a Club

Jada Gantt, Staff Writer

October 16, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Recent Stories, Weekly List

Often good ideas for new student organizations arise, but no one understands how to turn ideas into a fully functioning club. Brainstorm Ideas To get people interested in your organization it requires tremendous amounts of observation skills. Observe your peers and determine what they identify wi...

Review: Sierra Burgess is a Loser

Review: Sierra Burgess is a Loser

Summer Barakat, Staff Writer

October 16, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Recent Stories

**SPOILERS** Sierra Burgess is a loser. The movie Sierra Burgess tries to promote the idea of loving yourself no matter your size or looks. However, the storyline does not portray this well. They use looks as an excuse to be a bad person. The movie begins with Sierra (Shannon Purser) wrappe...