• Acadec wins opportunity to compete at state!

Life Decisions, No Drama Here

Shattered Lives is a program which shows the consequences and possibilities of making the choice to drink and drive. Students volunteer their time to show other students what could happen to any one of them if they make the choice to drive intoxicated... Read more »

Safety on; Safety first

Mark Stachowiak, Staff

Within the past three years, there have been several school shootings within the United States, including the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary in Connecticut. Many believe some staff members should be allowed to conceal car...  Read More »

May 17, 2016

Myth and Method

Alec Hinch, Staff Writer

It is the most dreaded time of any student's life. Finals are just around the corner and rapidly approaching. While everyone knows that cramming is not the best way to study for a test, most end up in that situation an...  Read More »

May 13, 2016

Teachers’ deserve the praise

Alison Norwood, Staff Writer

This past week was teacher appreciation week. A week where students bring good tidings, thank yous, and plenty of compliments. Students often talk of their favorite teacher which is what drives them to want to bring f...  Read More »

May 13, 2016

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The Bloodier The Better

Clariza Mercado, Staff Writer

For their last district game, Magnolia Lacrosse played against Klein. “They will be trying to earn their playoff bid Friday night, at West Stadium against Klein,” Rebecca Bryson said. Since Magnolia Lacrosse won the previous gam...  Read More »

April 21, 2016

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Old News; New Format, Online

Marcela Marquez, Staff

Not many students in school know much about the school paper or that the fact the newspaper actually exists, which is worrying to newspaper staff members. The school newspaper is where all the new and...  Read More »

May 23, 2016

Makeshift Marxism

May 6, 2016

Myth of the Pit Bull

April 14, 2016

What makes our lives…

February 11, 2016

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