Turner: every guy should have a man cave

Bennett Turner, staff writer

November 21, 2011

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     Every guy should have a man cave because everyone needs a place to get away.  It seems like women go to the store and shop to have fun or go to their friend’s house to release their emotions.  But guys like...

Howell: thank a brother

Harrison Howell, staff writer

November 21, 2011

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To me, having a brother is a huge help in my life. Everything is a big competition, from who can finish eating the fastest to who can get to the car the quickest and I love every second of it. A relationship between two brothers...

Gould: look forward to reading

Madison Gould, staff writer

November 21, 2011

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            It began with a magic tree house and I was hooked forever.  My love for reading has been with me ever since the first pages of Jack and Annie’s magical adventures.  I was 6 years old.            ...

Act I & Co. waltzes with Cinderella

Niki Self, staff writer

November 21, 2011

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            Act I & Co.'s opening night of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella was a night full of laughter.             The evening started with the cast serving the excited audience chicken ...

Thanksgiving: let the hardships begin

Roosevelt Hunter, staff writer

November 18, 2011

Filed under Top Stories

            While the leaves begin to change colors and fall to the ground, Thanksgiving draws near. As it gets closer and closer, the hardships of preparing begin. It all starts a week before the turkey holiday. My sibli...

Dobbs: ‘Always bleed orange and white’

Candyce Dobbs, staff writer

November 16, 2011

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     As a senior you realize how many special moments you take for granted. Cheering underneath Friday night lights is one of those moments for me.     I have enjoyed being a varsity cheerleader for three years and being...

Palmer: Grandmother is ‘hero’

Linlee Palmer, staff writer

November 16, 2011

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   She is faithful.    She goes to church every Sunday and helps anyone that needs it.    She is loveable.    She will have a smile on her face even when she isn’t happy. She is always tries to encourage...

Massey: Togetherness defines Thanksgiving

Morgan Massey, staff writer

November 16, 2011

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The perfect stuffing sitting proudly on the table next to the prized turkey, familiar music playing in the background, a football game blaring in the living room, Uncle Joe yelling at the television and your family all around...

Heard: ‘on the couch or in the stands’ cheer for Rangers

Sophia Heard, staff writer

November 15, 2011

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 Since before I can remember I have been a Rangers fan. All those hot summer days sitting on the grass green bleachers in The Ballpark at Arlington. The smell of hot dogs and fresh peanuts fill the air as the crack of baseball...

Whitney: ‘hope they make it next year’

Blake Whitney, staff writer

November 15, 2011

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            As little kid, going to the Texas Rangers game was the most fun thing to do.  The team wasn’t that good, but it was still fun to go to the games and be in the atmosphere.  I loved playing baseball and...

Junior Historians honor Gold Star mother

November 11, 2011

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 After the Veterans Day assembly, the Junior Historians honored Gold Star mother Billie Patterson Lindley.  Lindley(MHS Class of 1942) is a longtime resident of Mineola. Her son, Bobby Pat Lindley died March 26, 1969 in...

Civic Center hosts college fair Monday

Maddie Wood and Michael Nugent, staff writers

November 11, 2011

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      The Tri-County College Fair begins at 8 a.m., Monday, Nov. 14 at the Mineola Civic Center. All juniors will be attending. Sophomores and seniors who signed up will also attend.   “I am excited for this opportunity...