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Veteran Appreciation

Vin Nguyen, Staff Writers

November 12, 2014

Filed under Features

World War 1 ended with the signing of the Treaty of Versailles on June 28, 1919. However, fighting occurred seven months earlier when a truce between the Allied nations and Germany went into play on the eleventh hour of the eleventh...

Parent Donation Helps Jags Can Mansfield

Teressa Leffall, Staff Writer

September 18, 2014

Filed under Features

Students canned Mansfield this year when they collected over 9,000 cans for the can food drive. But it was a parent who donated over 8,000 cans who put them over the top. And since they won, Dr. Ford agreed to dress in all...

New Principal Q&A

Kevin Booza, Staff Writer

September 3, 2014

Filed under Features

Dr. Charlotte Ford, former principal of Coble Middle School, and assistant principal of Summit. She transferred over to Summit this year to replace Jimmy Neal. Before Ford became principal, she was an assistant principal for four...

A Word with the Valedictorian

Vin Nguyen, Staff Writer

May 19, 2014

Filed under Features

As the end of the school year approaches, graduation is approaching as well. The valedictorian has already been decided, and the upcoming graduations class’ valedictorian is Madeline Hanes. Question: Who motivates you to...

Dogs Helping With Donations

Josue Munoz, Staff Writer

May 19, 2014

Filed under Features

There will always be hard times in life, but sometimes all you need is love and affection. Therapy dogs are dogs that give you affection in a rough time in your life, and these dogs have just come here. “Arlington animal...

The Ins and Outs of AVID

Makaela McCoy, Staff Writer

April 30, 2014

Filed under Features

AVID is a college readiness course that prepares students for their future college life. AVID gives students the opportunity to receive academic instructions, guidance, and life skills. Academic instruction helps students learn...

Parent Appreciation Comedy Night

Bethany Darwin, Staff Writer

April 17, 2014

Filed under Features

For parent appreciation night, Se7en The Poet will be doing a comedy show in the commons on Thursday. "We have invited Se7en the poet to our parent appreciation night," family specialist Eric Phillips said. "This is a parent meeting t...

Run Like the Wind

Asa Rice, Staff Writer

April 16, 2014

Filed under Features, Sports

     For some, the track season ended at the District meet on April 9 and 10, but for others, it has just begun. The first day of the track meet was preliminary for the sprints and field events as well as the 3200m run finals. ...

Metaphors Be With You

Josue Munoz, Staff Writer

April 15, 2014

Filed under Features, Top Stories

Teachers enlighten their students with the power of knowledge. Teachers can also have a close relationship with students lasting a lifetime. Emily Waneck is one of those teachers that inspires her students and has a friendship...

Start the Chain, Stop the Bullying

Bethany Darwin, Editor

September 27, 2013

Filed under Features

“You don’t even play a real sport.” “You run with girls, are you a girl?” “Be a man. Do something that actually matters like football.” These were phrases that senior cross-country runner Cody Schwartz has heard...

Valedictorian in the Making

Camilla Nwokonko, Staff Writer

May 15, 2013

Filed under Features, Top Stories

Fifteen minutes. That is all senior Nick Toliver allows himself as free time on a day- to-day basis. This free time usually consists of kicking his feet up, eating and just reflecting on the past day. Toliver is a student renowned...

College Comeback

Bethany Darwin, Co-Editor

April 26, 2013

Filed under Features, Sports, Top Stories

With a broken hip and pelvic bone, Lykia Harper knew that the chances of finding a college that would take her were slim to none. She was wrong. “I was talking to schools before my accident happened,” Harper said. “After...

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