Wildcat Tales

Boys soccer’s playoff hopes dashed in loss to 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. Senior defenseman a...

Sticks and stones

Gabrielle Lammons, Featured Columnist

March 28, 2014

Filed under Featured Columnists, Opinion

“Sticks and stones may break your bones, but words will never hurt you.” I often spat this out as a child. I can remember my mother cheerfully parroting the words back to me after I would recount a rude remark from a clas...

3/26/14

Torie Brannen, Staff Writer

March 26, 2014

Filed under World News

Quote of the day: “Every one of us is, in the cosmic perspective, precious. If a human disagrees with you, let him live. In a hundred billion galaxies, you will not find another” ~Carl Sagan ♦ Today is the 35th anniversary of the...

Science fair contestants place at state competition

Priyanka Hardikar, Online Editor

March 25, 2014

Filed under News

♦ 1st place: Monisha Veerapaneni Identification of Hoxc11 as a Negative Regulator for Thrombopoiesis using ♦ 3rd place: Jessica Hong Synthesis of Periodic Mesoporous Organosilicas (PMOs) for Radiotherapeutic a...

Setting standards: Bestselling books are not the same

Gabrielle Lammons, Featured Columnist

March 23, 2014

Filed under Editorial, Featured Columnists, Opinion

The movie ‘Divergent’ came out on Friday, Mar. 21 and like with a lot of bestselling books that are turned into movies, the excitement surrounding it was huge. Many bestselling books have turned into major motion pictures...

Bursting the Plano bubble

Haley Samsel, Featured Columnist

March 20, 2014

Filed under Editorial, Featured Columnists, Opinion

The “Plano bubble” – we've all heard the term used to describe the mindset of many students and adults in our city who do not seem to recognize the larger issues outside of our suburban, affluent community. We like to think...

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