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President Biden: What he’s Done so Far
President Biden: What he’s Done so Far
Kelsey Byrd, Managing Editor • January 22, 2021

President Biden is not one for procrastination! After a spectacular inauguration, made dazzling by the eloquent words of poet Amanda Gorman and the historic nature of Vice President Kamala Harris’s position, as well as the unifying themes spoken by the President himself, President Biden wasted no time before signing more than a dozen executive orders. These calls for legislative change will undo...

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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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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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Beyond The Surface: A Look Into Local HOSA Campaign
Beyond The Surface: A Look Into Local HOSA Campaign
January 12, 2021

Local HOSA campaign, Beauty Beyond Bones, rises to prominence during regionals week.  Created by teens Varsha Ganesh, Riddhi Gosavi, Roshni...

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Smoothie King Review
Smoothie King Review
January 5, 2021

Several times, over Christmas Break, I went to Smoothie King with my friends. With each time being very pleasing indeed. We went to the...

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President Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris: A Vision of Hope for America
President Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris: A Vision of Hope for America
Kelsey Byrd, Managing Editor • January 20, 2021

(Note: This article is categorized as an Op-Ed. As such, all opinions are that of staff writer Kelsey Byrd’s, and do not reflect the ideas or thoughts of Memorial High School nor the MHS Journalism staff team as a whole.) Today, on January 20th, after 1,460 days of Trump’s reign of unparalleled terror, America turns a new page with the inauguration of the 46th President Joe...

Smoothie King Review
Smoothie King Review
Kaleigh Stephens, Staff Writer • January 5, 2021

Several times, over Christmas Break, I went to Smoothie King with my friends. With each time being very pleasing indeed. We went to the one-off of Main Street, in Frisco. Where, we would walk in, barely having to wait at all, with there barely ever being any line with very good service. I, myself would get the “Banana Boat Smoothie”, which in my opinion is very...

Top 10 holiday activities (From home)
Karalyn Brown, Managing Editor • December 14, 2020

The holidays are around the corner and this year has been a lot so today I compiled a list of activities that we can still enjoy as we end the year. Host a virtual party  Although we cant be around loved ones we can still call/face time or zoom with them in order to keep our spirits up ! Build /decorate a gingerbread house This a fun project especially...