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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...

Excellence Without Excuse

Excellence Without Excuse

Ronak Desai, Copy Editor

April 12, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase

They look up excitedly at the teacher, waiting for instruction. Each new subject and class invokes a unique sense of determination for them. Immersed in both extracurricular activities and the most rigorous classes, they live and breathe through academic and athletic dedication. For these students, learning is...

Taking to the Road

Taking to the Road

Kaitlyn Barrington, Assistant Editor

April 9, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase, Video

Hands sweat while gripping the steering wheel. The instructor calmly and clearly tells the nervous student to turn right back into the DMV. As the student puts the car in park, he waits patiently for the instructor to give a verdict. The scratching of scores of pencil against paper feels like an ete...

The Clean Team

Haylee Haxton, Secretary

April 5, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase

They are seen all over the school, cleaning messes. Every day they prove their diligence by scrubbing toilets, dusting shelves and planning banquet set-ups. They keep the face of their school good as new. The LHS custodial staff are hard at work each day, keeping our school in the best shape it can...

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 ...

I’m All Booked Up

I’m All Booked Up

Carter Colvin, Staff Writer

March 26, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase, Student Life

She rushes into her room after a long day at school, throws her backpack on the ground and sits down at her desk. As she grabs her notebook, her head is bursting with thoughts on the new plot twist she imagined in her head at school that day. Writing feverishly, Colleen Starkey tries to remember every...

Sneak Attack

Sneak Attack

Colleen Starkey, Staff Writer

March 22, 2018


Filed under Features, Student Life

As she travels through the halls, she can not help but notice just how many people are wearing sneakers. Three people on her left are wearing sneaker of all different sizes and colors. To her right, five people are wearing sneakers. When she leaves her next class, she realizes that most of the peopl...

Game On

Game On

Bailey Spencer, Staff Writer

March 19, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase, Video

After the majority of the student body has gone home, laughter spills out of the classroom in the science hall. There are not students inside but mythical monsters and heroes slaying enemies in gore-encrusted chain mail. Their imagination take them to extraordinary worlds instead of the mundane cement b...

Office Staff Provides Invaluable Service

Office Staff Provides Invaluable Service

Isabelle Phillips, Managing Editor

March 5, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase, Video

Lindale High School may seem small to its students, but that is not the case for some of its faculty. The office staff has a very difficult job managing over 1,200 students each day. Their responsibilities range from attendance, answering phones, giving advice and everything in between.  “My assigned...

Making Her Voice Heard

Making Her Voice Heard

Adrienne Parks, Social Coordinator

March 1, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase, Student Life

Hundreds of people wait in long, winding lines, anxiously anticipating their chance at gaining an experience unlike any other. The enchanting sounds of angelic voices harmonizing and guitar strings being plucked fill the air as a young lady soaks in the scene before her. As a feeling of uneasiness slowly...

Senioritis Infects Students, Part 1

Senioritis Infects Students, Part 1

Anthony Wyatt, Video/Photo Editor

February 26, 2018


Filed under Features, Video

Her head slams on the desks as her last ounce of strength gives out, her body unable to support the weight of the room. Eyelids weighing down as the classroom fades out of view, the teacher's voice drowning out to the sweet lullaby of dreams. Darkness clouds out her vision only to be frighteningly awaken...

United we stand

United we stand

Tyra Rodden and Elizabeth Freeman, WHS

February 22, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase

Published concurrently in both The Eagle Eye and The Paw Prints online newspapers. The steady buzz of students charges the air with excitement, as a small group of four huddles by a window at the State UIL journalism competition. They share friendly laughs and offer advice and encouragement as co...

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