Speech Ends With a Shout

Emily Jordan, Feature Editor

February 13, 2019

Filed under Feature, News

  The Shepard speech team peaked a little early this season breaking in nearly every event at the Eisenhower regional on their way to a fifth place finish. The Astros were unable to qualify anyone for state at sectionals, so the...

Morrow Means so Much to so Many

Aniyah Clemons, Staff Reporter

February 12, 2019

Filed under Feature, News

You may know him as a student or maybe even a friend, but this year Lavontae Morrow has been described by many as a true speech captain . Morrow has not only broken almost every competition but took fourth In D.I. (dramatic...

Activities Impact Students on Many Levels

Nadia Amoah, Staff reporter

February 8, 2019

Filed under Editorial, Feature

Some students worry that participating in extra curricular activities will take away too much time from their schoolwork, which can hurt their grades. However, research shows that extracurricular activities can actually improve...

AFJROTC Summer Camp

Jocelyn Anaya, Staff Reporter

February 8, 2019

Filed under Feature, News

  AFJROTC Summer Camp Jocelyn Anaya,Staff Reporter JROTC offers a variety of activities, such as marksmanship team, academic bowl team, recycling teams, cyberpatriot teams, color guard performances, drill practic...

The Not so Scary SAT

Alexis Delos Santos, Staff Reporter

February 7, 2019

Filed under Editorial, Feature

From meeting new people to joining different sports and clubs, high school affects each and every one of us in numerous ways. Though no matter what path we take in our high school lives we all must face one obstacle: the SAT. ...

2018 year in review

Morgan McDermott, Staff reporter

February 6, 2019

Filed under Feature

As a new year approaches for us all, were given time to reflect on last years accomplishments and adversities. 2018 brought us both good at bad things. Some small examples include us being brought together as a nation when votin...

A Walk in the Snow

Jocelyn Anaya, Staff reporter

December 19, 2018

Filed under Feature

A Walk In The Snow Jocelyn Anaya, Staff Reporter   The snow is heavy this year.   I don’t understand how I got dragged into joining the princess to her adventures. I’d prefer to stay in the cabin and enjoy ...

Banned Books

Miracle Sweas, Staff Reporter

December 19, 2018

Filed under Feature, Uncategorized

  Banned books are an extremely hot topic between schools and parents. Many people believe that high schools and middle schools should keep some books out of the schools. Books can be banned for questionable content, many ...