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The senior slump

The senior slump

Nikhita Ragam

March 15, 2020

Senioritis (see-nee-or-i-tiss) noun. 1. College Board: Slacking off during spring semester or after being accepted college; can jeopardize future plans 2. Urban Dictionary: A disease mostly affecting high school seniors; symptoms include laziness, excessive absences in school, putting off assi...

Review: Gouda eats

Review: Gouda eats

Alyssa Cheatham

March 15, 2020

Like everyone, I love a good grilled cheese. However, my lactose intolerance often gets in the way of me enjoying more than one a year. When I do, I pay the price of a headache and a stomach ache. You may believe I am the least credible person to critique a grilled cheese, but I believe my body’s medical...

Review: Eggspress Cafe

Review: Eggspress Cafe

McKenna Cowley

March 10, 2020

Eggspress Cafe isn’t currently the most popular breakfast site in Flower Mound, but the restaurant is soon-to-be “go-to” material. Since opening on Jan. 7,  it seems like Highland Village residents can’t stay away. The impressive food, service and overall feeling of the restaurant are enough to a...

Review: ‘To All the Boys I Loved Before: PS I Still Love You’

Review: ‘To All the Boys I Loved Before: PS I Still Love You’

Ayra Charania

March 7, 2020

“To All the Boys I Loved Before: PS I Still Love You” begins with a nostalgic scene imitating the ‘90s movie “Adventures in Babysitting.” Main character Lara Jean, played by Lana Condor, prances around her room, switching between dresses and lip-syncing to “Then He Kissed Me” by The Crystals...

Teacher tunes

Teacher tunes

Reya Mosby

February 29, 2020

We have all wondered about what teachers do in their free time. When we were little, we used to think teachers lived in their classroom. Even though we now know that isn’t true, we still don’t know much about our teachers. Do they go fishing or bowling, play video games, or even sing? As strange...

Spill the beans

Spill the beans

Madi Olivier

February 27, 2020

No matter if you’re feeling overwhelmed or social, the thought of sitting in your favorite coffee shop while sipping a delicious drink can be tempting. With dozens of coffee shops each offering different environments to accommodate your ever-changing moods, it can be hard to decide which location to g...

Review: ‘Murder Mystery’

Review: ‘Murder Mystery’

Adriana Pueskens

February 22, 2020

“Murder Mystery” stars Adam Sandler and Jennifer Aniston. They play Nick and Audrey Spitz, a couple vacationing for their 15th wedding anniversary. Audrey meets billionaire Charles Cavendish on their flight to Europe and he invites the Spitzes to join him on his family yacht to celebrate his uncle, M...

Local spots for your prom photo shoot

Local spots for your prom photo shoot

Madi Olivier

February 19, 2020

Prom is still a couple of months away, but for many students, planning is in full swing. While many have already picked out the perfect outfit, made dinner plans and decided who they’re going with, finding a good spot to take photos is often at the bottom of students’ to-do lists. It may seem like y...

Celebrating Valentine’s Day like a Marauder

Celebrating Valentine’s Day like a Marauder

Briana Castillo

February 14, 2020

Feb. 14 — the day we show our affection and admiration to those we love. Valentine’s Day is all about making your loved ones feel a little more special than they do on any regular day. Expressing your love for others through gifts, gatherings and conversations will certainly brighten up anyone’s day...

Quiz: which candy heart message are you?

Quiz: which candy heart message are you?

Madi Olivier

February 11, 2020

Conversation candy hearts are a Valentine’s Day staple. Whether you like the taste of the rainbow candies or not, reading the messages printed across them is always entertaining. Some are timeless and sweet, such “cutie pie,” while others are a little less conventional, like “go home.” Take the qu...

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