Wildcat Tales

Netflix original airs season two, Series of Unfortunate Events

Regan Munstedt, Opinion Editor

May 8, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies & Television, Review

    The second season of Netflix original A Series of Unfortunate Events came out on March 30, and stays loyal to the 13 novels written by Daniel Handler under the pen name Lemony Snicket.     With aesthetically pleasing camera work and amazing performances from actors such as Neil Patri...

Infinity War characters make fans cry

Abrianna Bohn, Photo Editor

May 8, 2018


Filed under Movies & Television, Review

    Avengers: Infinity War was an emotional rollercoaster that was action-packed from start to finish, with mind-blowing action scenes and a flowing narrative that lived up to every expectation.     With a limited amount of screen time, at the beginning it felt slightly as if the scenes we...

Fortnite takes over internet

Fortnite takes over internet

Benjamin Patterson, Sports Editor

May 8, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Review, Video Games

    Fortnite builds teamwork and teaches social skills from an early age, is appropriate for everyone and is free and easy to play.     This Hunger Games-style fight to the death with the building of Minecraft, looting of Grand Theft Auto and shooting of Call of Duty is a great game for society, and w...

MTNA Competition finalist, Jason Lin

Julie Reynolds, Online Editor-in-chief

March 27, 2018


Filed under Music, News

Jason Lin placed in 2nd at the MTNA Competition as well as an award for the best Chopin performance. His goal is to one day compete at the Van Cliburn competition in Fort Worth, please congratulate Jason on his accomplishments!

Theatre Department advances to Bi-District

Julie Reynolds, Online Editor-in-chief

March 22, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

The Theatre UIL One Act Play company competed at Mckinney Boyd High with the production of Silent Sky. The department placed in 2nd and will go on to compete in the Bi-District this Saturday at 3:00 at Mckinney Boyd High. Please congratulate these students:   Best Actor: Sam Rider All- S...

Planoettes stun at Regional Dance Competition

Julie Reynolds, Online Editor-in-chief

February 13, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, News

The Planoettes participated in the Crowd Pleasers Regional Dance Competition last week and brought home many awards. Please congratulate the following students:   Solo semi finalists - Isabella Allen and Lily Ferkany Small ensemble winner Officers 1st runner up Team 1st runner up Officers and Team both placed ...

Students selected for Texas All-State Choir

Julie Reynolds, Online Editor-in-chief

January 17, 2018


Filed under Music, School Events

Cannon McClure – 1st chair Brandt Coffey – 1st chair Cole Clary – 4th chair Michael Nguyen – 6th chair

BPA Regional Competition qualifiers

Julie Reynolds, Online Editor-in-chief

January 17, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, School Events

33 students competed in the competition last Saturday, 19 of them will advance to the State level competition on Feb. 28 - March 3 in Corpus Christi. Please congratulate the following students: State Qualifiers Can Zhang 2nd Place Advanced Accounting Pankaj Israni 3rd Place P...

5 plano band become members of All-State Esemble

Julie Reynolds, Online Editor-in-chief

January 16, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Music, School Events

Please congratulate the following students for their achievements in the Texas All-State Band: Kenny Huang Manuel Saeb Rodriguez Kevin Li Pablo Romero Colin Tidwell These students will perform at the Texas Music Educators' Association Convention in February.

The superhero boom continues into 2018

The superhero boom continues into 2018

Logan Badgett, Staff Writer

January 11, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies & Television

        The Hollywood superhero craze continues strong as 2017 comes to a close, opening the door to new movie installments such as Avengers: Infinity War, Black Panther and X-Men: The New Mutants  in 2018.     Under the direction of Anthony and Joe Russo, Avengers: Infinity War is set to release i...

Netflix’s The Punisher is violent, action-packed

Caitlyn Moudy, Staff Writer

January 11, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

The Punisher, a new TV-MA Marvel Netflix series, came out with a compelling storyline about an ex-military man Frank Castle, on  Nov. 17.       Viewers of Daredevil will recognize the main character, Frank Castle, who made his first appearance as a villain in season two of Daredevil. ...

New, old characters wow in Thor: Ragnarok

New, old characters wow in Thor: Ragnarok

Abrianna Bohn, Staff Writer

January 11, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

     Thor: Ragnarok was expected to be one of the biggest and best Marvel movies yet when it opened Nov. 3, and not only did it meet that mark, it exceeded it.     When it comes to the box office, the Norse God of Thunder usually falls short compared to the bigger or funnier Marvel movie...

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