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  • Original Singer-Songwriter Continues Family Legacy

    Original Singer-Songwriter Continues Family Legacy

    Gina Quatrino, Production Editor

    March 27, 2018

    It is the early 2000’s, and famous rock band, Foreigner, is performing for the night. The music is loud, the lights are flashing but all eyes are on the two year old little girl who danced her way to the main stage of the rock show. Fast forward 16 years and that dancing queen grew into the one and only, senior Megan Jacobs. Raised in a musical family, Megan was surrounded by love, art and politics her entire life. This helped her discover her passion...

    The life of Megan Jacobs

  • The Cold Winter Weather Brings Warm Feelings

    The Cold Winter Weather Brings Warm Feelings

    Jiayi Zhu, Staff Writer

    February 21, 2018

    With this season’s ruthless winds and below freezing temperatures, it is hard to believe that the warmth can return, but not all is cold and gray this winter. This month is a hearty, happy time for physics teacher and head volleyball coach Brittany Bridge because it marks the beginning of the next chapter of her life with a new family. After months of planning, hard work and nerves (the good kind) Bridge married her fiance Rod Rodriguez in a cerem...

  • #Me Too: Standing Up To Sexual Assault

    #Me Too: Standing Up To Sexual Assault

    Shriya Senguttuvan, Co-Editor-In-Chief

    February 21, 2018

    “Name it, shame it and call it out. Join me” -Actress Rose McGowan Driven to the point where silence can no longer be a solution to a problem that is far louder than it is heard, thousands of women and men of all backgrounds are banding together to fight against sexual assault. Sexual assault is a general term that includes sexual harassment, unwanted sexual contact, child sexual abuse and rape. Sexual abuse also occurs when the individuals...

    Participators in the 2017 D

  • Senior Boys Compete to Win Mr. West

    Senior Boys Compete to Win Mr. West

    Gina Quatrino, Production Editor

    February 20, 2018

    On Saturday, Feb. 10, Student Council (STUCO) held Mr. West, a pageant featuring seniors from multiple clubs and organizations around the school. “Mr. West is Plano West’s personal male pageant,” STUCO President and senior Gabby Dunn said. “The boys compete in a dance, talent, interview and runway portion. Overall, the audience decides the outcome. There is also a ‘Judge’s Choice’ award to be won.” Dunn had the responsibility...

    Seniors Nick Kasper and Benji Popokh smiling together after being crowned 'Mr. West' and 'Judges Choice.'

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The 2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs

The 2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs

May 1, 2018

It is finally May, and that means that the NHL playoffs are underway. Sixteen teams, eight from the Eastern...

BREAKING: Dez Bryant Released from the Cowboys

BREAKING: Dez Bryant Released from the Cowboys

April 13, 2018

On Friday, April 13, 2018, the Dallas Cowboys released pro-bowler and All-Star wide receiver Dez Bryant. Bryant,...

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Foodsta, The Newest Social Media Sensation

February 21, 2018

Spring Break 2018

February 21, 2018

Foodsta: Connecting the World with Food

February 21, 2018

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March 30, 2017

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March 29, 2017

Fashion Week Rocks New York

March 29, 2017

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Original Singer-Songwriter Continues Family Legacy

Original Singer-Songwriter Continues Family Legacy

March 27, 2018

It is the early 2000’s, and famous rock band, Foreigner, is performing for the night. The music is loud, the lights are flashing but all eyes are on the two year old little girl who danced her way to the main stage of the rock show. Fast forward 16...

Teacher Feature: Mr. Wolfe

Teacher Feature: Mr. Wolfe

February 21, 2018

Where were you born? I was born in San Antonio, and that is where I grew up. What college did you attend? I attended the University of Texas A&M. My high school grades were so bad that universities wouldn’t accept me. I attended community...

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