Torie Brannen, Staff Writer

April 4, 2014

Filed under World News

Quote of the day: “The more clearly we can focus our attention on the wonders and realities of the universe about us, the less taste we shall have for destruction” ~ Rachel Carson ... Read more »

Boys soccer playoffs: Plano vs. Pearce

Haley Samsel, Sports Columnist

March 29, 2014

Filed under Sports

     After advancing to the postseason for the first time under head coach Doug Adams, the boys soccer team was defeated 1-2 by J.J. Pearce in an overtime nail-biter that came down to the final minutes of the game.... Read more »

Update for varsity basketball playoffs

Haley Samsel and Anna Villano

February 12, 2014

Filed under Sports

UPDATE: The girls varsity basketball team defeated Lake Highlands 57-34 on Mon., Feb 10 to become bi-district champions and advance to the area playoffs against Sachse at a time and place to be determined. Following outstanding... Read more »

Varsity basketball teams advance to playoffs

Haley Samsel and Anna Villano

February 10, 2014

Filed under Sports

The varsity boys and girls basketball teams will advance to the district playoffs this February. The Lady Wildcats finished the season with a district record of 8-2 and an overall record of 24-7. Their first playoff game will... Read more »

Super Bowl commercial sparks controversy

Haley Samsel, Featured Columnist

February 5, 2014

Filed under Editorial, Featured Columnists, Opinion

No one needs to be reminded that the Super Bowl was last Sunday. No one needs to hear the final score again, especially fans of the Denver Broncos. The game and most of the festivities held before and after its conclusion usually... Read more »