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Movie Review: ‘Little Women’

Movie Review: ‘Little Women’

Haley Bass, Staff Writer

January 27, 2020

On December 25, the United States received quite the Christmas present: the theater release of the 2019 version of the movie Little Women.  This movie is the newest adaptation of the 1868 novel of the same name by renowned author Louisa May Alcott. Starring such actors as Meryl Streep, Emma Watson,...

Choir and Band Students make All-State Band

Choir and Band Students make All-State Band

Zach Jones, Staff Writer

January 24, 2020

On January 11, choir and band students competed in their respective TMEA area competitions for a spot in the All-state choir and band. Junior Chloe Harbuck and Sophomore Halle Lambert both earned a spot in the state band and choir contests respectively. “It’s never simple getting ready for the...

Movie Review: ‘Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker’

Movie Review: ‘Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker’

Colleen Starkey, Editor-in-Chief

January 14, 2020

Star Wars has captivated audiences since the first one came out in 1977. Since then, there have been eight additional movies in the main storyline, two spin-off movies and one spin-off TV show. Each of these entertains viewers in its own special way, and the new movie, The Rise of Skywalker, is no diffe...

All-Region Band Try-Out Results

All-Region Band Try-Out Results

John Park, Copy Editor

December 17, 2019

Students recently went to TJC for All-Region Band auditions. Freshman attended the tryouts after school on Friday, December 13 and the High School try-outs were all day Saturday, December 14. Students who earned a chair will perform in January at the All-Region Clinic and Concert. “I am extreme...

Teacher Presents Culture Through Dance

Teacher Presents Culture Through Dance

Andrew Velarde and Marlee Sorrells

December 12, 2019

She sets her alarm reluctantly as she settles down after a two hour dance practice at her friend’s house. Her feet ache. She wants to call in sick, but she reminds herself of the discipline the women around her have and how they’re doing the same thing she is, just not exactly as she does. Spa...

Juniors Make All-Region Orchestra

Juniors Make All-Region Orchestra

John Park, Copy Editor

December 6, 2019

     Juniors Chloe Harbuck and Elizabeth Stone will both attend the All-Region Orchestra Clinic Saturday, December 7. The two went to tryouts November 13 and made the orchestra.      “All the directors are very proud of them,” band director Steven Moore said. “They are among the best i...

Student Spotlight: Sydni Segroves

Student Spotlight: Sydni Segroves

John Park, Copy Editor

November 29, 2019

The cheer of the crowd and the low hum of the announcer echoes through the stadium speaker as the familiar melody comes in and she starts her performance. This familiar Friday night experience is something that senior Sydni Segroves has been reveling in for years. Segroves is captain of the Star Steppers Dri...

No Longer Judged By A Different Standard

No Longer Judged By A Different Standard

Colleen Starkey, Editor-in-Chief

November 29, 2019

Tempo. Performance. Precision. Military bands across the state know these words well. However, this style of marching has become much more rare than it once was, as schools switch over to the more theatrical, dramatic performances of corps bands. The remaining military bands meet once a year in a com...

Band Earns 45th Consecutive UIL 1st Division

Band Earns 45th Consecutive UIL 1st Division

Phoenix Pittman, Staff Writer

November 8, 2019

The Pride of Lindale Band received their 45th consecutive first division rating at the regional UIL marching contest on October 19 at Stephen F. Austin University (SFA) and placed sixth at the UIL area regional marching contest on October 26th, one placement away from qualifying for UIL state. ...

Band Members Make Signs for Football Players

Band Members Make Signs for Football Players

John Park, Copy Editor

October 21, 2019

Members of the band are making signs for different varsity football players each week to bring to football games to show their support. They have made signs for six for players at Friday's game. “I originally came up with the idea to make signs to spread the support to every player on the team,...

Students Make All-Region Choir

Students Make All-Region Choir

Zach Jones, Staff Writer

October 4, 2019

Choir students competed at the TMEA All-Region Mixed Choir contest on Saturday. 23 students made the all-region choir across their respective categories. “I am very proud of the progress the choir program has shown in just a little over a year,” Choir Director Kerry Baham said. “These studen...

NHS and Drill Team Give Back

NHS and Drill Team Give Back

Zach Jones, Staff Writer

October 4, 2019

The Star Steppers and NHS members have begun selling Pink Out shirts to raise awareness for the fight against breast cancer. $5 out of the $15 cost will go to help local mom and LISD employee Beverly Somes in her fight against breast cancer. The remaining proceeds will go to Ross Breast Center. ...

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