The Marquee

Scout is one of the restaurants close to completion on the Riverwalk.
Riverwalk chapel opens, restaurants closer to completion
Madi Olivier and Hyunsung Na May 12, 2021

Editor’s note: this story includes interviews by The Marquee from spring 2020, unpublished due to the pandemic. The Flower Mound Riverwalk’s...

Junior Blaise Naug, senior Jacob Kelley, freshman Zane Niziol and freshman Troy Liverman won seventh place in the High School Bass Fishing Regional Competition on April 17. The club qualified for the state competition May 16-17.
Quite the catch
Garrison Acree May 11, 2021

Splash. The hook falls away from the boat and lands in the water, creating a small ripple. It may seem that junior and angler Blaise Naug is enjoying a lazy day fishing on Lake...

Students and staff can scan the QR code above to sign up to donate at the M.E.D.S. club blood drive, which is being held in honor of former coach Steve Telaneus.
M.E.D.S. club plans blood drive, honors late coach
Madi Olivier April 14, 2021

Students and staff have until tomorrow at midnight to sign up for the annual M.E.D.S. club blood drive, which is in honor of long-time coach Steve Telaneus. The drive will take...

View All
Senior twins Alsa Khan and Muhammad Jee attend the senior signing event in the cafeteria. Alsa has been involved in Student Council, while Muhammad was on the track team.
Achieving the American dream
Madi Olivier May 16, 2021

A lot of words can be used to describe seniors Alsa Khan and Muhammad Jee. Twins. AP students. Alsa, the senior class president. Muhammad, the nationally-ranked athlete and future Ivy...

Photography teacher Kathy Toews keeps cameras on a wall in her classroom. They are all different ages and models.
Life in snapshots
Shriya Mukkavilli April 15, 2021

When students enter photography teacher Kathy Toews’ classroom, their eyes are drawn to the left wall of the classroom. Cameras hang along it, ranging from the film cameras...

View All
Design: Board member suggests drug testing
Design: Board member suggests drug testing
Tara Connick May 22, 2021

Editor’s note: This design won first place for double truck layout in the Press Women of Texas high school journalism contest. It went on to earn second place for the same category in the National Federation...

Design: Back on the pitcher
Design: Back on the pitcher's mound
Emily Seiler May 22, 2021

Editor's note: This design won honorable mention for graphics and photo illustration in the Press Women of Texas high school journalism contest.

View All
Sophomore Bella Campos chases after the ball before stealing it back for her team.
Going for goal'd
Muna Nnamani May 15, 2021

Both teams’ student sections were packed when the varsity girls soccer team played against the Flower Mound Jaguars on April 9. The Lady Marauders had practiced endlessly because they knew everything...

Senior Nick Donnelly dodges Plano opponent as he passes the ball to his teammate. The team won the game 65-43.
Shooting into history
Vaibhav Sridhar May 13, 2021

Senior Nick Donnelly was one game away from making school basketball history. Up until the last home game of the season, he had scored 988 career points. As one of the varsity...

Sophomore Sydney Barros performs a floor routine at her first international competition in Jesolo, Italy in 2018.
Reaching for the rings
Sophia Craig April 10, 2021

When Carine Barros signed her daughter, sophomore Sydney Barros, up for gymnastics as a 6 year old, she never could have imagined that 10 years later, she would be one of the top...

View All
"I used to be quiet and never stood up for herself, and my mom spent my childhood trying to change that. It was like a switch was flipped my sophomore year of high school."
Senior column: Like mother, like daughter
Madi Olivier May 21, 2021

My mother glared at me from across the kitchen. It was the same look she’s given me since I was little — the one that allowed her to tell me exactly how she felt about me pinching my twin sister...

"It’s made me believe that even in the tough times, late nights and seemingly unwinnable situations, it’s important to take a step back, take a breath and have some fun."
Senior column: Signing off
Tara Connick May 20, 2021

Herding two of my classmates through the main campus hallways we had never explored would have made any morning stressful, but adding the task of walking into the newsroom made...

View All
How to host your own mini prom
How to host your own mini prom
Madi Olivier April 23, 2021

If there’s one thing students know after growing up on Disney Channel movies, it’s that prom is supposed to be one of high school’s most magical nights. From sparkly...

Reviews: Rating quarantine reads
Reviews: Rating quarantine reads
Muna Nnamani April 19, 2021

Since I’m a virtual student and have spent the last two months mostly inside my house (I haven’t seen my friends in months, lol), I’ve had plenty of time to read books lately....

View All
Activate Search
Marcus High School's Online Newspaper