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Burdick’s verdict: Hallway = hall-get out of my way

Michael Burdick, Guest Columnist

November 1, 2011

Filed under Opinion

You are walking down the halls, getting from Spanish to whatever. You may be alone, you may be chatting with a friend. Then, all of a sudden, you see, coming the opposite direction, your best friend Susie, and you just need to...

Halloween: is fun or scary more important?

Meridan Cavanaugh, Student Life Editor

October 28, 2011

Filed under Opinion

Which is better: fun and funny or creepy and scary? For some people, Halloween is a chance to dress up in a hilarious costume, hang out with friends, get colossal amounts of candy, and have fun. For others, it’s a time to...

From trick-or-treat to show and tell

Sam McCorcle, A&E Editor

October 28, 2011

Filed under Opinion

In elementary school, Halloween was about one thing: candy. The more candy you accumulated in one night, the more successful your Halloween was. It was a time when king-size candy bars were worth their weight in gold and kids...

9/11: Can compassion and justice coexist?

Darby Blaylock, Staff Reporter

September 27, 2011

Filed under Opinion

I was four years old when the attack of 9/11 took place. I remember it briefly but our country remembers it like it was yesterday. The pain and sorrow is still in all of our hearts. An eye for an eye, a tooth for a tooth is in...

Sweeping budget cuts under the rug

Ginger Hervey, Editor-in-chief

September 15, 2011

Filed under Opinion

Budget cuts. Those two words have been the talk of the public schools in Texas for the past six months. And now that school has started again, students are really noticing the effects of these slashes to our school funds. Or...

Down but not out: still hope for football team’s recovery

Samantha Wendt, Sports Editor

September 12, 2011

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Although this is a fairly new school, Leopard sports teams have had success from the start. Football is just one example. But after three consecutive post-season berths, some wonder whether this team can yield another long pl...

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