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Senior class playlists

Each playlist represents a milestone in the high school careers of the class of 2020.

The Marquee Staff

May 17, 2020

Freshman year playlist “Shape of You” by Ed Sheeran, “Closer” by The Chainsmokers, “Attention” by Charlie Puth and more! Sophomore year playlist “Thunder” by Imagine Dragons, “New Rules” by Dua Lipa, “Feel It Still” by Portugal. The Man and more! Junior year playlist “Malibu Nights” by LANY, “Truth Hur...

Review: ‘Outer Banks’ promises binge-worthy teen drama

The new Netflix original show

Madi Olivier

May 3, 2020

The first season of “Outer Banks” was released on Netflix on April 15 and has already become one of the top three most watched TV shows in the U.S. on the platform. The show, which has 10 episodes, follows the life of teenager John B. and his three best friends — Kiara, JJ and Pope — as they search for $400 million worth of gold that went down with ...

Quiz: What 2000’s show are you?

Take this quiz to find out which iconic 2000's TV show matches your personality the best.

Michael Minton

May 1, 2020

1. When you're upset, who do you turn to? a) My closest friend because they know me better than anyone b) The funny people in my life because their jokes take my mind off of it c) Myself because quiet reflection always helps me calm down d) My family because they’re always a voice of reason   2....

Surviving quarantine boredom

Students are taking part in a wide range of activities, from walking to baking, yo stay entertained during quarantine.

Ayra Charania

April 28, 2020

The Marquee asked four students how they were staying busy during quarantine. Here's what they had to say:

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

The chorizo breakfast sandwich was delicious, so Eggspress Cafe definetly deserves a second visit.

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’

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

No matter how you're feeling, there's a local coffee shop that's perfect for you.

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...

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