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Winter storm aftermath
Karalyn Brown, Managing Editor • February 23, 2021

What was supposed to be a 3 day weekend turned into a week off due to freezing temperatures.   Last week school was canceled from a major winter storm that spread across Texas. millions of Texans experienced the 4 inches of snow trying their best to hunker down. At first it did not seem like we would even get much snow much less deadly freezing temperatures that would range from -0...

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Chido's Taco Lounge; New Coming to Frisco
January 20, 2021

There is a grand & new taco lounge, coming to Frisco, quite soon. It is said to be indeed opening, around the middle of February, with no for sure,...

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Permanent Removal of SAT Subject Tests and Essay
Permanent Removal of SAT Subject Tests and Essay
January 19, 2021

The College Board has taken the legitimate decision to drop their SAT subject tests along with the optional SAT essay to reduce demands upon students....

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Black History Month Spotlight: Harriet Tubman
Black History Month Spotlight: Harriet Tubman
February 3, 2021

Happy Black History Month! Today I just wanted to talk about one of my personal favorite black history figures, who indeed did a lot for our...

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Is Covid-19 actually near it
Is Covid-19 actually near it's end-point?
February 1, 2021

After months, of this corona outbreak going about worldwide, the U.S. is finally witnessing a decrease in outbreaks from coast to coast. And...

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Chido
Chido's Taco Lounge; New Coming to Frisco
January 20, 2021

There is a grand & new taco lounge, coming to Frisco, quite soon. It is said to be indeed opening, around the middle of February, with...

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Permanent Removal of SAT Subject Tests and Essay
Permanent Removal of SAT Subject Tests and Essay
January 19, 2021

The College Board has taken the legitimate decision to drop their SAT subject tests along with the optional SAT essay to reduce demands upon...

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Astrology forecast for Feb.11 2021
Karalyn Brown, Managing Editor • February 10, 2021

(Source: Astrology researchers and forms) Whether you believe in astrology or think it is just for fun you may not know about the upcoming new moon happening in the zodiac sign Aquarius within our solar system today, February 11, 2021. Although you will not be able to physically see this taking place you can be sure of how big this event is as astrologers believe that this...

Super Bowl 2021: TV coverage highlights and lowlights from a big game in a strange year
Karalyn Brown, Managing Editor • February 8, 2021

(source CNN) The Super Bowl attracts millions of viewers who care little about the game itself, showing up for the experience and the ads in what remains the media's greatest marketing showcase, with advertisers paying roughly $5.5 million for each 30-second spot. As always, the host network also sought to leverage the millions of eyeballs trained on the TV to promote an array...

One Nation, Divisible
Lauren Adkins, Staff Writer • February 5, 2021

The foundation of our democracy was built on the principle of being a united nation, one that cared for our fellow American brothers and sisters. For this reason, the framers of the constitution were vocal on the prevention of one thing… the creation of a two-party system. John Adams once warned against the two-party system, something that was predicted to occur as it in most...