Medina, Miller named band beau, sweetheart

December 4, 2014

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Under the lights of a Friday night football game Victoria Miller was announced Band Sweetheart and Ismael Medina was announced Band Beau. Miller plays flute during concert season but mainly plays oboe during the summer and ...

Snooze or lose, sleep shortage hurts teens

Lexi Newell, staff writer

November 14, 2014

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If you know teenagers, you know they love to sleep. Unfortunately, teenagers aren’t getting the hours of sleep they should be to be successful in school, their jobs or sports. According to the Sleep Foundation, teens need...

Blood drive scheduled May 16

Sydnie Bell, Photo Editor

April 17, 2014

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The next blood drive is going to be held from 9 a.m.-2 p.m., May 16.  This time the blood drive will not be held in the gym it will be in the parking lot on a mobile bus. To be eligible to donate you have to be 16 years of...

FCCLA sells cupcakes

Tristan Mosher, Editor-in-Chief

February 12, 2014

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Family, Career, Community Leaders of America will sell cupcakes today and Friday to students and faculty for Valentine's Day. Cupcakes  will be on sale in the gym lobby and in Patty Hawkins classroom. The cupcakes sell for $1....

Seniors win canned food drive

Aaron Stanford

December 12, 2013

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Students brought 422 cans for Caring and Sharing. It is the annual canned-food drive sponsored by the Student Council. The freshmen brought 63 cans. Sophomores donated 54 cans. The juniors had 65 cans. However, the seniors...

Semester exam policy

Semester exam policy

December 12, 2013

‘Happy Days’ musical opens tonight

Tristan Mosher, Editor in Chief

November 22, 2013

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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...

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