Era of Podcasts

Kirsten Shin, Staff Writer

April 18, 2019

Filed under Community, Features

Podcast refers to a ​series of digital audio or video files which a user can download and listen to. With celebrities such as Amy Schumer, Ashley Graham, and Jonathan Van Ness hosting their own, podcast has become one of the biggest trends in recent years. There are few factors behind this phenomenon. First, podcasts attract a wide range of audiences as it comes in a variety of genres: educational, gaming, sports, religious and spiritual, music, news, politics, and more. Furthermore, there are so many different ways and places to listen to podcasts, and they don't distract from other important tasks that needs to be completed. “As a content-obsessed millennial, I have made podcasts part of my daily ro...

Take me to the Fair!!

Take me to the Fair!!

April 4, 2019

Have you seen the huge ferris wheel recently in the Frisco Square area? If so, you’re in luck because the Frisco Fresh Market has just opened the inaugural Frisco Fair, an eleven day carnival event that’s perfect for the whole family! Located off of Main and Frisco Street, the fair has something to offer for everyone, including SUPER FUN rides, food, games, and lots of family entertainment. This is an event you don’t want to miss! Admission to the fair is free, but parking is $10, and...

Early Easter Fun – A fun twist on your ordinary easter egg scavenger hunt

Bri Martinez, Staff Writer

April 4, 2019

Filed under Community

The Frisco Athletic Center is hosting a aqua egg hunt for children ages 2 1⁄2 through 10 years of age. Admission for residents is $14 and for non-residents it’s $17 Children will get the chance to participate in the egg hunt, do crafts, and take pictures with the Easter Bunny. The kids will need to bring swim suits for the toy-filled egg hunt in the pool. If children are under the age of 8, a life jacket is required and provided in the front at check in. Don’t forget to bring a basket for your children to take their eggs home in, a mesh will be provided to collect the eggs in the pool. There are two sessions, if you're interested in the first session, it begins at 11:15 am - 12:45 pm. The secon...

The Frisco Coyote Frenzy

The Frisco Coyote Frenzy

January 14, 2019

Parker.L.Lurye, Staff Writer Dangerous coyote attacks have been plaguing frisco with five separate attacks occurring near Eldorado Parkway, striking fear into the hearts of many citizens of frisco. The coyote was first encountered on October 26th where the coyote tried to attack a jogger, fortunately he was quickly thwarted by a passing by car. However he has grown more aggressive in his attacks and on December 17th he attacked two joggers biting one twice. “It just kept coming and coming” ...

Attention Sno lovers! Bahama Bucks Frisco now open!

Attention Sno lovers! Bahama Bucks Frisco now open!

January 14, 2019

Jenna Willams, Staff Writer After three months of repainting, renovating, and gathering the crew back together, Bahama Bucks Frisco is now open on Legacy Dr under new ownership! The doors reopened on Tuesday, December 4th with hundreds of customers coming in for Free Sno Day, excited to have their favorite shaved ice place back! Some new menu items have been added as well such as the 44 oz Everest Sno, and condensed milk. The new owners, Spencer and Kathy O’brien, are thrilled to ha...

Coyote Mania Consumes Frisco

Coyote Mania Consumes Frisco

December 19, 2018

Coyotes that have savaged joggers are still running loose across Frisco. Frisco, Texas- Jogger Kimberlee Malin started out her morning as she always does- a brisk, early morning jog before the Texas heat catches on. However on October 26th, this calming task quickly turned into a nightmare when she was cornered by an aggressive coyote. Being an avid runner, Kimberlee’s instinct upon contact with the confrontational animal was to flee. “I was just thinking, of course, in my head I was like...

It’s Christmas Time!

It’s Christmas Time!

December 18, 2018

On these upcoming dates December 14-16, 20-22 the Willow Bend Center of the Arts will be hosting a children's play grade levels 1-8. The willow bend center is rated a 4.5 out of 5 star “The directors are awesome and really care about the kids and the performances are a lot of fun. Highly recommended”, says Curt Green parent of one of the previous actors in some of the plays.   Recommended for all ages the cost for the play is 10 dollars for advanced and 12 dollars starting December 12th. The play ...