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Community members help animals in their own ways

Alyssa Chavez, Co-editor

In more ways than one, members of the Connally community are lending a helping hand to those with paws. In an effort to make an impact on the lives of animals, Spanish teacher Sylvia Hall, junior Alexandrea Nall, and alumni Sarah Fanning are doing what they can, whether it be volunteering at a shelter, reuniting lost pets with their owners or studying for a future in vete...  Read More »

Jan 13 • No Comments

art club makes a comeback

Brittany Marrero, co-editor

Making a comeback this school year, art club is now open for all students to join. Meetings are held every Monday and Wednesday until 5 p.m. in room 52. Art teacher Tiffany Silverthorne started the club and is mentoring its members. “Art club was at Connally previously, but with the change of teachers within the last few years it kind of disappeared,” Silverthorne said...  Read More »

Jan 13 • No Comments

UIL Academic Team starts competition season

Katie Mercer, Staff Writer

The UIL academic team competitions started Dec. 9 at Ennis High School, and will end in April.The competitions are within the the academic areas of math, writing, science, history and debate. Each competition is couched by one teacher. Competitions for all UIL will be spread out from a debate tournament at Arlington high school Jan. 28 to a full meet at Midway High School ...  Read More »

Dec 21 • No Comments

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Opinion

Divided States of America

Alyssa Chavez, Co-editor

The division among Americans grew clearer with each passing day leading up to Election Day. This election was a ticking time-bomb, and this was extremely evident from the ...  Read More »

Dec 12 • No Comments

Be thankful for your mother

Lori Kreder, Adviser

This column was written by newspaper adviser Lori Kreder as an example of a personal column to share with the newspaper staff. Newspaper editor Destiny Gerick and members ...  Read More »

Nov 20 • No Comments

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Arts & Entertainment

So you want to meet The ‘Wiz’?

Amaya Money, Staff Writer

The musical, “The Wiz,” will be performed by members of the theatre department on Nov. 5, 10, and 12 at 7 p.m. and Nov. 6 at 2 p.m. The production will be held in the high scho...  Read More »

Nov 4 • No Comments

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Sports

Dallas Cowboys’ rise in the NFL

Amaya Money, Staff Writer

The Dallas Cowboys were known for their poor plays and a vulnerable quarterback. But this year, after replacing a few players, the Cowboys’ reputation in the NFL has turne...  Read More »

Jan 13 • No Comments

Boys soccer kicks off practices under new head coach

Senior Jerry Guerra chases the ball in an attempt to prevent it from going out of bounds.

Boys soccer kicks off practices under new head coach

Alyssa Chavez, Co-editor

After narrowly missing the playoffs during the 2015-2016 season, the varsity boys soccer team looks to continue the success they saw last season. Under the direction of new h...  Read More »

Dec 21 • No Comments

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