The Red Ledger

The Take 2 series features brief weekly updates on the state or nation
Take 2: Death penalty bill, Myanmar protests
Carlee George , Staff Writer • February 26, 2021

Virginia death penalty: Vriginia lawmakers passed two bills on Monday to end the death penalty. This makes the maximum punishment life in prison...

Black History Month takes place this month to honor generations of people of color who overcame adversity.
Black History Month
February 22, 2021
"We don’t have any senior experiences. Nothing to push us through that right-of-passage."
Column: R.I.P. (Rest In Prom)
Layla Healey, Staff Writer • February 24, 2021

Four years ago, if someone would’ve told me that a pandemic was going to take over our everyday lives, I probably would’ve given you a judgmental...

"Ever since I was a young girl, I
Column: Sing to fly
February 10, 2021
Senior guard no. 2 Mitchell Weaver brings the ball up the court after receiving an outlet pass from senior guard no. 24 Carson Holden. The team was up by four at the end of the third quarter.
Photo Gallery: Basketball completes season playing South Oak Cliff
Katie Dolberry , Section Editor • February 25, 2021

Yesterday, the boys basketball team played the South Oak Cliff Bears in the area round of playoffs. The team lost with a final score of 46-44....

Senior Parker Braithwaite holds his favorite trading cards from his collection. Braithwaite buys and sells the cards based on how likely they are to be popular.
Buy, trade, collect, repeat
Audrey McCaffity , Staff Writer • February 24, 2021

As he flips through the pages of trading cards he has collected in the past year, Parker is amazed at how quickly his collection has grown. Every...

Junior Brendan burner stands next to his white 1969 Mercury Cougar Convertible and his red 2013 Scion FR-S. He bought the Mercury Cougar from his grandfather and has been working to get the car back together and working again.
Drive to modify
February 5, 2021
Senior Annie Laos wears her Baylor Scott and White uniform. Volunteering for her third year at Baylor Scott and White, she is eligible for the green cord of community service for doing more than 400 hours of community service.
Medical journey
February 1, 2021
Sophomore Emmy Wood kicks the ball past Princeton
Boys, girls soccer played delayed games
Margo Friloux, Staff Writer • February 26, 2021

Frigid temperatures, state-wide power outages, and loss of water. While this weather delayed the soccer teams’ games, it didn’t stop their...

Decade of designs
Decade of designs
Parker Post, Section Editor • February 26, 2021

Throughout the past ten years, trends have gone in and out, making for a decade of change and innovation. 10 by Hannah Gonzalez

In the Monthly Melodies series, TRL covers some of the most notable albums and singles that dropped in the last month that were not covered with their own in-depth review.
Monthly Melodies: February
February 24, 2021
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