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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...

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 ...

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...

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...

Beauty in the Battle

Beauty in the Battle

Haylee Haxton, Secretary

February 22, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase, Video

As she turns over in bed at night, she grimaces at the pain she feels from her latest operation. Thoughts of self pity and despair swirl in her mind. “Why me?” she asks herself, seeing her friends enjoying their lives, not having to worry about overexerting themselves. With an unknowing glance, junior Caroline Co...

Senior Prepares for Life of Service

Senior Prepares for Life of Service

Isabelle Phillips, Managing Editor

February 15, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase, Video

Living to serve is a hard concept for some people.  Dedicating one's life to service is even more rare.  Sometimes people wonder how people can spend their whole lives in supporting others.  However, for senior Adrienne Parks, it's hard to imagine any other future than one in ultimate service--as a m...

Out of the Wazoo

Out of the Wazoo

Bailey Spencer, Staff Writer

February 12, 2018


Filed under Features, Student Life, Video

After a long and mentally exhausting day shuffling through heaps of assignments, students return to the comfort of their homes. Some students may bask in the glow of their television. Some may take delight in books. Others may embrace fur cuddles and slobbery kisses. Then, there are those who welcome the...

Long Distance Relationships Bring Challenges

Long Distance Relationships Bring Challenges

Sydney Smith, Editor-In-Chief

January 29, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase, Video

He pulls out his phone rapidly as it rings, a smile spreading across his face as he sees the familiar name. He accepts the skype call without hesitation, and her face appears on the screen before him. The two exchange conversation fluidly, talking for hours and hours about every aspect of their days thou...

Taking the Reins

Taking the Reins

Evan Bewersdorf, Business Manager

January 24, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase, Video

Fresh out of her recent student teaching assignment, her eyes light up as she sees a new opening at the high school where she graduated. She anxiously awaits her first interview. She is ready to come home again. Cara Dees began teaching English at the high school after the holiday break. She was p...

Audio/Video Class Members Submit Films to UIL [Part 2]

Audio/Video Class Members Submit Films to UIL [Part 2]

NLM

January 18, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life, Video

Members of the advanced audio/visual class recently finished two documentaries and have submitted them to the UIL Young Filmmakers competition. "I am so proud of all the work these students put into the projects," audio/video teacher Neda Morrow said.  "It took many hours of preparation, filming,...

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