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Students Date On a Budget

Students Date On a Budget

Anthony Wyatt, Video/Photo Editor

April 16, 2018


Filed under A&E, Features, Showcase, Student Life

The rain hammers against the side of the window as the world outside is consumed by the oncoming storm, music drifting down the hallway in the shadow of a single dancing candle flame just before she races towards the kitchen. The stove is boiling over and the oven is crisping a loaf of freshly purchased gar...

OAP Advances from Regionals to State

OAP Advances from Regionals to State

NLM

April 13, 2018


Filed under A&E, Showcase

The theatre department's production of 'Anna Karenina" will advance to state competition on April 24. It has been 10 years since Lindale has competed at the state meet. "We are thrilled to have gone through this journey with our kids," theatre director Taylor Jarman said. "They have all worked so hard a...

Music is His Forte

Music is His Forte

Jude Ratcliff, Staff Writer

April 1, 2018


Filed under A&E, Features, Showcase, Video

The near-blinding lights on stage fill the otherwise pitch black stage as junior Simon Young makes his entrance with his guitar in hand. His hands shake in nervousness, but he stays headstrong and determined to play his best. He steps on stage and puts his fingers to the strings, and the outside world ...

Fun With Chihuly

Fun With Chihuly

Kaitlyn Barrington, Assistant Editor

March 20, 2018


Filed under A&E, News, Showcase

The high school hosted a Big Art Day event on March 1 in the cafeteria from 4:30 to 6:30. Big Art Day is a national event in which communities participate in order to raise awareness for art education. “We were pleasantly surprised by the turnout of students and families from the community and greatly...

Senior Teaches Art Class

Senior Teaches Art Class

Caleb Smithee, Staff Writer

January 25, 2018


Filed under A&E, Student Life

Senior Audry Nilson will begin teaching an art class to kids between the ages of 8 and 10 in the near future. It will be held at the art studio that she has been attending since seventh grade. “Audry has incredible patience, knowledge and a great deal of focus,” art studio owner Maureen Killa...

Band and Choir Prepare for Solo and Ensemble

Band and Choir Prepare for Solo and Ensemble

Annie Evans, Staff Writer

January 24, 2018


Filed under A&E, Showcase

Band and choir students are currently preparing for the Solo and Ensemble contest in February. Both groups are spending class time and rehearsals before and after school for the contest. “[Solo and ensemble] gives us the chance to work with the students one on one and in small groups to help develop...

Starstepper Goes to Dance Convention

Starstepper Goes to Dance Convention

Alanna Kologey, Staff Writer

January 24, 2018


Filed under A&E, News, Showcase

Drill team director Keri Pierce took senior captain Cassie Bennett to the Texas Dance Educators Association Conference in the Woodlands. This is the sixth annual trip where Pierce has taken a dancer to the convention. “Each year I select one dancer to represent Lindale as an all-state dancer,” Pi...

Art Students To Compete at Regional and Area Contests

Art Students To Compete at Regional and Area Contests

Colleen Starkey, Staff Writer

January 24, 2018


Filed under A&E, News

The Visual Arts Scholastic Event, or VASE, is starting up for this year at LHS. VASE competitors will compete February 10 at the regional and area events, and the art club is currently taking applications to join the competition. “The purpose of VASE is to not only encourage students to make creative...

Movie Review: ‘The Last Jedi’

Movie Review: ‘The Last Jedi’

Sydney Smith, Editor-In-Chief

January 16, 2018


Filed under A&E, Opinion, Staff Blogs

The movie begins with the classic Star Wars symphony booming through the speakers. A brief synopsis of the previous film, “Star Wars: The Force Awakens”, scrolls across the screen, reminding the audience of the battle waging between the force, or the First Order and the Rebels. It is off to a quic...

One-Act Play Auditions Complete

One-Act Play Auditions Complete

Jude Ratcliff, Staff Writer

January 3, 2018


Filed under A&E

Auditions were held for this year’s one-act play, 'Anna Karenina,' a theater production featuring a single act. Pieces of the script were sent out for students to pick up and begin working on scenes that they present on the day of the audition. Now that students have been chosen for each part, rehe...

Veterans Honored at Assembly in PAC

Veterans Honored at Assembly in PAC

Kaitlyn Barrington, Assistant Editor

November 28, 2017


Filed under A&E

The district held a Veterans day assembly on November 10 in the Performing Arts Center. Community members and the EJ Moss student body attended the event to honor the people who have served our country. “As a school, community and as a nation, we take time on Veterans Day to recognize and honor t...

Movie Review: Murder on the Orient Express

Movie Review: Murder on the Orient Express

Alanna Kologey, Staff Writer

November 28, 2017


Filed under A&E, Opinion, Staff Blogs

Murder classics have been around for years, most involving  insightful detective, dramatic scenes and a didn’t-see-it-coming plot twists. “Murder on the Orient Express” is no exception. It’s based off the classic novel written in 1934, and as well as the movie made in 1974. The movie had an ...

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