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A pat on the back from the President

A pat on the back from the President

Hannah Ortega, Lead Reporter

September 1, 2015

Senior Elizabeth Jowers heard footsteps coming down the hall. This was it. This had to be it. After waiting anxiously in a lavish room in the White House with many other girls, Jowers was sure it w... READ MORE »

News

Construction on campus continues into the year

Construction on campus continues into the year

Annabelle Archer, Staff Reporter

The various sounds of summer are over, but the sounds of construction around school won’t be coming to a close until the end of next year. “The East Classroom Addition (B-Hall) and STEM wing is projected to be completed by August 2016,” assistant superintendent of operations Dennis Womack said. “The West Fine Arts Addition, the multi-purpose ...  Read More »

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Recent News Stories

Before the time of Powerschool, 70/30 grading scales, or nine-week grading periods, teachers used the "EZ Grader" to calculate students grades on assignments.

New school year pens new grading systems

August 31, 2015

The new school year brings many new things: new teachers, students, and traditions. Some new grading changes are also being put into place for the 2015-16 school year. "The structure of the grading period calcula...  Read More »

A flash fire broke out Sunday night on the roof of Hart Elementary around 5 p.m.

Hart Elementary opens despite Sunday night fire

August 23, 2015

Fourteen hours before the start of the 2015-16 school year, Hart Elementary's cafeteria roof caught fire Sunday night. A significant amount of tar near the AC units contributed to the small fire, however...  Read More »

Allen's Celebration Park is set to host its annual July 4 celebration on June 27.

Annual Allen USA Celebration celebrates its 20th anniversary

June 24, 2015

The annual Market Street Allen USA Celebration will be back again for it’s 20th anniversary on June 27 starting at 4 p.m. The event is featuring brand new attractions this year and is headlined by form...  Read More »

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  • Friday, August 28

    Football

    Lovejoy High School 49 - Mansfield Legacy 36

  • Thursday, July 16

    Hockey

    Lovejoy High School TBA

  • Thursday, July 9

    Hockey

    Lovejoy High School TBA

  • Thursday, June 25

    Hockey

    Lovejoy High School 4 - Allen 2

  • Thursday, June 18

    Hockey

    Lovejoy High School 8 - John Paul 6

  • Thursday, June 11

    Hockey

    Lovejoy High School 4 - Allen 3

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Campus Life

New GSA chapter focused on ‘teaching love and acceptance’

New GSA chapter focused on ‘teaching love and acceptance’

Savannah Whitmer , News Editor

The high school is now home to a new chapter of the Gay-Straight Alliance (GSA) with the start of the new school year. Led by rising s...  Read More »

September 2, 2015 • 0 comments

A pat on the back from the President

A pat on the back from the President

Hannah Ortega, Lead Reporter

Senior Elizabeth Jowers heard footsteps coming down the hall. This was it. This had to be it. After waiting anxiously in a...  Read More »

September 1, 2015 • 0 comments

Recent Campus Life Stories

Twelve debate students competed in the Hallsville/Van Swing tournament on August 27-28.

Debate takes the Hallsville/Van Swing

September 1, 2015

After only a week of school, the debate team competed in their first tournament...  Read More »

Even with a 5 on an AP exam, students may still not receive college credit with new policies in place by schools such as Dartmouth and Columbia.

An elite AP score doesn’t mean credit at all colleges

August 25, 2015

In 2014, more than 30 million students took more than 50 million AP exams in the hopes of receiving college credit. However, those numbers could be set to decrease as prom...  Read More »

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The intuition behind instruments

The intuition behind instruments

Matthew Norwood, Staff Reporter

Choir, band, and orchestra happen to be a few of the most popular extracurriculars on campus. For some they define their time in high school and for others...  Read More »

July 29, 2015 • 0 comments

Summertime blues

Summertime blues

Rachel Jackson, Staff Reporter

We all have them. It’s that moment, where we haven’t left the house in days nor wasted energy on showering and Netflix has become our closest friend. This us...  Read More »

July 10, 2015 • 0 comments

Ten months in America

Ten months in America

Flavio Squartini, Contributing Writer

Well, what can I say, time runs away really fast. It seems like yesterday, Sunday, August 17, 2014, after almost 24 hours of travel, at around 11 p.m....  Read More »

June 5, 2015 • 0 comments

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Multimedia

Leopards take Cowtown

Leopards take Cowtown

The first cross country meet of the season was held on Friday, August 28 in Haltom City where the varsity boys took first...  Read More »

September 1, 2015 • 0 comments

Mr. Cooper dominates musical chairs

Mr. Cooper dominates musical chairs

Ian Raybon, Multimedia Editor

Animation teacher Ray Cooper dominated musical chairs at the pep rally on Aug. 28.

August 29, 2015 • 0 comments

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8-28-15 Pep Rally Montage

August 29, 2015

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