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Fate of the Furious review

Hadley Hudson, Staff Reporter

May 31, 2017

Filed under Entertainment, Music/Movies/Television

Everyone is familiar with the mindless, bustling action that comes with the Fast and the Furious. The long-running series has a huge fanbase, includes high budget films, and has an iconic cast. The last movie, Furious 7, incl...

A letter to Bachelor Nation

Jennifer Walker, Linnea Kennedy, and Madeline Smyser

May 30, 2017

Filed under Entertainment

Alright Bachelor Nation, it’s that time of year again.      Our newest bachelorette, Rachel Lindsay, has started her journey to find love and things are already getting heated.     Rachel is a lawyer from Dallas, T...

Track takes Region

Blakely Dimiero and Peyton Klam

May 30, 2017

Filed under Sports

On the days of April 28-29, the UIL region track meet took place. In San Antonio, many schools gathered to compete in this big event where the athletes had high hopes of advancing to state, and continuing their track season. “The...

Things to do in Austin at the start of summer

Jennifer Walker, Staff Reporter

May 25, 2017

Filed under Lifestyles

It’s Summer! Wait-almost summer. I’m starting to plan out the beginning of my summer, and I wanted to share a few ideas of things to do with my classmates. Here’s a few events going on in Austin right after we get out o...

Things to do this summer in Austin

Alaina Malone, Staff Reporter

May 24, 2017

Filed under Uncategorized

Everyone can find themselves in a tough position this summer when they’re bored and have nothing to do. Don’t stress though, I’m here to direct you to the most fun and interesting ideas to save for a sunny (or rainy) da...

Viper Camp

Kate Schulte and Lane Williard

May 24, 2017

Filed under Campus

Viper Camp was held Wednesday, May 17th. Viper Camp is an opportunity for Four Points, Canyon Ridge and a few Cedar Park 8th grade students to come and tour their future high school.  The PALS program gave the incoming stude...

Faculty VS. Student Softball Game

Kate Schulte and Lane Williard

May 24, 2017

Filed under Sports, Sports Center

The annual slow-pitch faculty vs. student softball game was held Friday, May 12th during end-of-day pit. “It was really a joy to see the girls play against the faculty”, said head softball coach Sarah Clark. It’s fun to se...

Summer Bucket List

kate schulte and lane williard

May 24, 2017

Filed under Lifestyles, Weekly Lists

Have a picnic with friends. There are many places around Austin that would make for a perfect picnic. For example, Zilker Park, a neighborhood park, or even your own backyard! Go to Barton Springs Pool. Barton Springs is...

Top Six Must-see Summer Movies

Madeline Smyser and Linnea Kennedy

May 23, 2017

Filed under Entertainment

1. Spider-Man Homecoming- July 7th   The next installment of the Marvel Cinematic Universe is almost here! Peter Parker (#3 and my personal favorite so far) has recently come home from his thrilling experience with the ...

Five tips of surviving finals week

Blakely Dimiero and Peyton Klam

May 23, 2017

Filed under Weekly Lists

1.Study- This is the one of the very important ways to pass finals and get them over with. If a person has more knowledge over the topic, they are able to answer questions better and evaluate even more. Although studying may not...

Band hosts solo contest finals

Madeline Smyser and Linnea Kennedy

May 19, 2017

Filed under Campus

Last Thursday, the band held their annual solo contest finals. This concert showcases a group of nine students that have demonstrated incredible musical skill. At this competition, the top three students receive a small music...

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