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Student council to host Veterans Day dinner Nov. 12

Student council to host Veterans Day dinner Nov. 12

Carly Ludlow, Staff Writer

November 9, 2018


Filed under Featured News, Local, News

In an effort to honor the veterans around the community, the Student Council and Fine-Arts programs will be holding a banquet dinner on Nov. 12 for any veterans and their families in the community. A variety of fine arts groups will be performing. “The Veterans Banquet is a great way for our school to highlig...

Annual Running Over Depression race to commence Nov. 10

Annual Running Over Depression race to commence Nov. 10

Layla Healey, Staff Writer

November 6, 2018


Filed under Around the School, Featured News, News, Uncategorized

Running Over Depression is continuing for its third consecutive year on Nov. 10. Started by alumni Bradley Davis, the run raises awareness about teenage depression and suicide prevention among the community. All proceeds will be donated to the American Foundation of Suicide Prevention. “I’m helping to organi...

Ted Cruz visits Fairview

Ted Cruz visits Fairview

Lily Hager, Editor in Chief

November 5, 2018


Filed under Featured News, Local, News

Ted Cruz visited Noah’s in Fairview Sunday evening for the 47th rally of his bus tour in the last six weeks. He is running for re-election into the U.S. Senate against Democratic Rep. Beto O'Rourke from El Paso. The election concludes Tuesday. “Ted Cruz,” “back the blue,” and “build the wall” we...

Majestics to hold meeting anticipating tryouts

Majestics to hold meeting anticipating tryouts

Ariel Kokoricha, Staff Writer

November 5, 2018


Filed under Around the School, Featured News, News

A meeting for students interested in trying out for the 2019-20 Majestics dance team will be held Nov. 8 at 6:30 p.m. in the library. Tryouts will be Dec. 3-5. Until the season starts, those who made the team will learn the Majestics’ dances during their “Ladies in Waiting” period.    ...

Ted Cruz to rally in Fairview

Ted Cruz to rally in Fairview

Austin Keefer, Staff Writer

November 2, 2018


Filed under Featured News, Local, News

Senator Ted Cruz (R-Texas) will be making an appearance Sunday, Nov. 4 at the NOAH’S event venue in Fairview from 5-7 p.m. “I think we should vote for a party and representatives like Senator Cruz, who want to move our country forward,” junior Chase Stevens, who will be attending Sunday’s ral...

First time around

First time around

Austin Keefer, Staff Writer

October 29, 2018


Filed under Featured News, News, State/Nation/World

The political climate swirls like a blizzard in the wake of both the colder months and Election Day, in what may be one of the most influential midterm elections in U.S. history. Voter registration and turnout are through the roof, with a sizable amount of them being first-time voters, including many high sch...

Band to host community garage sale fundraiser

Band to host community garage sale fundraiser

Joeley Hedgcoxe, Staff Writer

October 25, 2018


Filed under Around the School, Featured News, News

The band is hosting a community garage sale Oct. 27 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the high school’s back parking lot in order to raise money for band students to travel to New York during the second semester. There, students will perform in Carnegie Hall. People can purchase booths of their own to sell their items. Eac...

Buckle up

Buckle up

Nnenna Nchege, Staff Writer

October 23, 2018


Filed under Around the School, Featured News, News, Top Stories

Six new school buses featuring seat belts, overhead storage bins and backup cameras have been purchased this year by the district in compliance with Senate Bill 693 that states any bus purchased with the model year of 2017 or newer is required to have seatbelts. Some extracurriculars used the Inte...

Orchestra to perform Halloween concert

Orchestra to perform Halloween concert

Samuel Walton, Staff Writer

October 23, 2018


Filed under Around the School, Featured News, News

Orchestra will hold a concert on Thursday, Oct. 25, from 6-8 p.m. Mooyah’s and Kona Ice food trucks will be located in the parking lot for families and friends to order during performances. Being six days away from Halloween, the orchestra will perform themed pieces. “I practice every night for 30 minutes to ...

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