Baseball faces Winnsboro Friday

Blake Whitney, staff writer

March 24, 2011

Filed under Sports

The baseball team has wrapped up the pre-season, and is now starting district play with hopes for the playoffs.  The team lost their district opener to Alba-Golden 3-2, and lost the first home district game against Como-Pickton...

March Madness brings Sweet 16, predictions

Michael Nugent, staff writer

March 23, 2011

Filed under Sports

  For those who don’t know March Madness, it is the end of the year NCAA basketball tournament. Teams compete all year to compile a resume so the NCAA judges will invite them and 67 other teams. The field of teams has...

Contreras loves ‘juggling it all’ with extracurricular activities

Miles Shultz, staff writer

March 22, 2011

Filed under Sports

Eddie Contreras is something no other guy is at MHS. He is the only male cheerleader on the squad since the 1990’s. “I wanted my senior year to be over the top and fun, so what better way than to be the only guy cheerleader.”...

Ray hopes to FIT in college

Sarah Trocolli, staff writer

March 22, 2011

Filed under Features

With different styles and personalities, there is no telling what or who the next big thing will be.     Eventually, senior Ashley Ray hopes to be the one making headlines with her own designs and trends. Holding an accepta...

Hass sets softball goals, looking to be asset

Brittney Johnson, staff writer

March 22, 2011

Filed under Sports

  Freshman, Rikkilyn Hass is the starting pitcher for the Lady Jackets softball team.  With ten different pitches, Hass is looking to be a big asset to the team.   She has attended Mineola schools her whole life and ha...

Hide & chic: top fashion trends for spring

Ashley Ray, fashion columnist

March 4, 2011

Filed under Opinions

70’s Sophisticate- We all want that vintage vibe in our wardrobe, that essence of an era gone by. And we want to cherry pick the sleekest, sexiest, and most stylish looks from it. This season countless designers have decided to ...

‘Dedicated’ play jazz, devote time to practicing, rehearsing

Michael Nugent, staff writer

March 4, 2011

Filed under A&E

   Hard. Fun. Cool music. Blues. Solos. Jazz band takes commitment.    For the dedicated few it’s completely optional, but requires sacrifice on Monday nights and Tuesday and Thursday mornings.  “Jazz band is fun an...

JV baseball begins 2-0

Blake Whitney, staff writer

March 4, 2011

Filed under Sports

    The junior varsity won both of their games 6-5 and 10-6 against Quinlan Ford Saturday afternoon.  The team was supposed to play in a tournament in Quinlan Ford over the weekend, but the tournament was cancelled and games...