Thanksgiving: let the hardships begin

Roosevelt Hunter

November 22, 2013

Filed under Opinions

  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 siblings...

‘Happy Days’ musical opens tonight

Tristan Mosher, Editor in Chief

November 22, 2013

Filed under A&E, News

Fonzi and the gang return to the limelight in "Happy Days," the musical. It runs Friday, Jan. 24-Sunday, Jan. 26 in the Multi-Purpose Building. Evening peformances are at 7 p.m., Sunday has a matinee at 2 p.m. Tickets are $5 for...

School district, Junior Historians honor veterans

Sydnie Bell, Photo Editor

November 19, 2013

Filed under News, Top Stories

On the eleventh day of the eleventh month, Mineola and West Point graduate Tom Perkins reminded students to be thankful for veterans. The Junior Historians sponsored the 16th annual Veterans Day assembly. When the stands were overflowing ...

Daily Grind celebrates Thanksgiving break

Tristan Mosher, Editor in Chief

November 19, 2013

Filed under News, Top Stories

Thanksgiving break is around the corner and The Daily Grind has rolled out a new Thanksgiving limited time special drink, Pumpkin Spice Frappuccino. The Pumpkin Spice Frappuccino, is a sweet, autumnal drink. The Pumpkin Spice...

School wins ‘Battle on Highway 80’

Sydnie Bell, Photo Editor

November 19, 2013

Filed under News

After being district champs, Clayton Harris, wants to start the season well and achieve more. The season began with the school beating Grand Saline High School in a fundraising contest $367-$311. "This is the first annual 'Battle...

Yearbooks on sale for $40

Spring Coleman

November 19, 2013

Filed under News, Top Stories

Don't be left without a yearbook. There are four ways to order one. By phone at 1-800-853-1337 Online at www.smart-pay.com with a credit or debit card By order form and check mailed to Balfour Yearbooks, P.O. Box 65054...

Mallori White prepares to cheer for basketball

Seth Hudgins, Sports Editor

November 18, 2013

Filed under Features

During her first year as a varsity cheerleader, Mallori White uses her three years of experience to the very best. "Cheerleading is my favorite, I love supporting the athletic program and cheering for almost every sport," White...

Hudgins plans for baseball

Sydnie Bell, Photo editor

November 15, 2013

Filed under Features, Sports

A freshman with baseball as his passion, Seth Hudgins, also keeps his grades as number one in his priorities. Hudgins is in a few extra-curricular activities his freshman year. "I am in football, Junior Historians and Anchor...

Veterans Parade sheduled for Saturday, assembly on Monday

November 6, 2013

Filed under News, Top Stories

The annual Veterans Parade will begin at 11 a.m., Saturday, Nov. 9 and proceed down Broad Street. High school organizations will participate, including band and Junior Historians. The Veterans Day assembly will be at 9 a.m, Monday, ...

Stanley supports team through cheering

Seth Hudgins, Sports Editor

November 6, 2013

Filed under Features

  As a junior backspot, Micayla Stanley spends her third year on varsity doing her best to contribute a positive attitude. Stanley enjoys cheer very much and continues to look forward to the students school spirit every...

Elias likes his ‘band family’

Spring Coleman, opinion Editor

November 6, 2013

Filed under A&E

Band has been through many changes, but Tino Elias has remained the same in his commitment to it. "My favorite part about band is the family aspect of it," Elias said. Elias has many families and one of them is band. "I...

Marco Reyes

Spring Coleman, Opinion Editor

November 6, 2013

Filed under Features

  Freshman Marco Reyes focuses on football, doing everything he can to help his teams success. “I have been playing football since seventh grade,” said Reyes. He has loved it ever since he set foot on the field. “Football...