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2012: Worth The Hype?

Shaun Speck, Staff Writer

February 15, 2012

With all the somewhat irritating hysteria surrounding 2012 it is hard to grasp just exactly what the fuss is all about.  75 percent of people believe the world will not end in 2012 according to a poll on However,...

Valentine’s Day: Heartwarming or Heartbreaking?

Jenna Mertz and Lindsey Morehart, Staff Writer

February 13, 2012

Jenna: Being single has its advantages, but it also has disadvantages and Valentine’s Day surely gives all of us single people reasons to hate our lives. Correct me if I am wrong, but couples who walk around the school hall...

GOP Presidential Hopeful Field Narrows

Lindsey Morehart, Staff Writer

February 13, 2012

This year, the political stakes are high. The four Republican candidates, Romney, Gingrich, Santorum and Ron Paul, still left in the race are tailing each other all the way to the finish line. The common goal of replacing Obama has united these candidates, but at the same time their political and...

Cry Me A River: Break Up Do’s and Don’ts [hint: don’t do it on Valentine’s Day]

Jenna Mertz and Lindsey Morehart and Lindsey Morehart

February 13, 2012

Whether you have been in a long term relationship or a shorter one, break ups are never easy for anyone involved. While girls may sit at home and watch the Notebook over and over again, guys may or may not be doing the same thing....

How to Keep It “Austintatious”

Priyunka Maheshwari, News Editor

February 13, 2012

It’s a new week— and another chance to do almost nothing and sit at home. All your friends are busy and you’re lounging on the couch watching repeats of your favorite show when you have no homework. Fabulous. However, there...

HOSA To Host Blood Drive, Student Donors Needed

Zoë Lopez, Staff Writer

February 9, 2012

  HOSA (Health Occupations Students of America) is hosting its first ever blood drive Lecture Hall on February 20th. The proceeds will go to HOSA and The Blood Center of Central Texas. There are a few requirements to be a bl...

Student Athletes Commit To Colleges: Make Viper History

Taylor Watson, Editor In Chief

February 9, 2012

February 1, six student athletes took part in National Signing Day. The student athletes signed with colleges across the country for football, cross-country and baseball. “Every group of seniors is special to me, but this...

Princess of pastries

Princess of pastries

February 6, 2012

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