Varsity baseball defeats Como-Pickton, Union Grove

February 20, 2014

Filed under Sports

The baseball team beat Como-Pickton 22-0 in its season opener Tuesday night. “Getting the big win was a good way to start out the season,” senior pitcher and first baseman Ty Garrett said.  “We played good, and were...

Robertson teaches, preaches through decades

February 20, 2014

Filed under Features

Uris Robertson balances his time being a preacher and an algebra teacher. “I teach Algebra 1, Math Plus and AQR. I’ve taught in many different places. I’ve taught in East Africa, Huston, taught my own private school,...

Perkins works out at APEC

Sydnie Bell, staff writer

February 20, 2014

Filed under Sports

  Some athletes think they are competitive and some athletes work to be competitive. Chantz Perkins works out four or more hours four days a week after school in Tyler at APEC. “APEC is where I go to work on my speed,...

From 2012: Heard ‘those three little words’

Sophia Heard

February 13, 2014

Filed under Opinions

St. Valentine’s Day, commonly known as Valentines Day, is a day of love. As everyone knows love comes with a price. That very price is determined by the little tag or sticker on each present picked for your special someone or...

Senior packets due March 20

Frank Meason, staff writer

February 13, 2014

Filed under Top Stories

The senior packet is due March 20. It is a large envelope of community scholarships. The scholarships offer different amounts and range from $250-$3,000. To complete a competitive packet students have to follow directions,...

FCCLA sells cupcakes

Tristan Mosher, Editor-in-Chief

February 12, 2014

Filed under News, Top Stories

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....

Fierro ‘called’ to missions in South America

Seth Hudgins, Sports Editor

February 4, 2014

Filed under Features, Top Stories

While many teachers look forward to a long break and relaxation, Basilio Fierro travels the world spreading the Gospel. The veteran Spanish teacher spends his summer being a missionary. "I do mission trips because there's a...

Dossett leads through agricultural education

Hannah Meason, Assistant Editor

February 4, 2014

Filed under Features, Top Stories

    Beloved by his students past and present, Glen Dossett makes a difference in the lives of students through agricultural education. The crown jewel of his career is his FFA program. Dossett has been a sponsor f...