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The Marquee

Marcus High School's Online Newspaper

The Marquee

Marcus High School's Online Newspaper

The Marquee

Although Chick-fil-As breading was on the bland side, the chicken was crunchy and had a nice flavor.

Look at all those chickens

The Marquee tests the rivalry between Chick-Fil-A and Popeye's
Alyssa Cheatham December 17, 2019

Bread Chick-fil-A’s buns were warm when they came out of the packaging and were toasted to perfection. They were arguably bland and tasted like every other bun, but there was just enough bread to...

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Get ready for winter break with this festive holiday trivia quiz.

Quiz: stocking stumpers

Samantha Thornfelt December 17, 2019

It’s the holiday season, which means nearly everyone is counting down the days until the start of Winter Break. Test your holiday knowledge with these trivia questions to make the time go a little faster...

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Social injustice has been very prevalent in every decade, and that has influenced music throughout time.

Timeless tunes

Iconic bops throughout the decades that will never go out of style
Reya Mosby December 13, 2019

‘60s With the '60s came drive in movie theatres, color television, women in soul and groups like The Beatles, making it important for pop culture. It was also a time of national activism and social...

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Elf, which is the story of a human raised as an elf, is a Christmas classic for many kids.

‘Tis the season

Perfect movies to watch during the holidays
Adriana Pueskens and Alyssa Cheatham December 10, 2019

The Polar Express (2004) Rating: 5/5 “The Polar Express” follows the journey of three children on Christmas Eve from their homes to the North Pole aboard a train named, you guessed it, The...

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The local area offers many festive events to spread Christmas cheer. Pictured is the large Christmas tree from last years Village Glow event in the Shops of Highland Village.

Merry and bright

Local christmas light attractions to put you in the holiday spirit
Samantha Thornfelt December 6, 2019

Everything is bigger in Texas, even Christmas light displays. Some holiday events in North Texas feature more than one million lights, in addition to other attractions, such as vendors and visits with...

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For those wanting more than a traditional Thanksgiving dinner, Friendsgiving is a fun way to celebrate what youre thankful for with more than just your relatives.

The 10 commandments of Friendsgiving

Samantha Thornfelt November 11, 2019

Thanksgiving is often focused on family, but for those who want to add a little more fun to their holiday season, Friendsgiving is the perfect party idea. While it may not be as traditional as a family...

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This Fly Guy costume will is sure to be a favorite on Halloween.

Last minute Halloween costumes

Alyssa Cheatham October 31, 2019

Finding a good Halloween costume might seem like a time consuming task, but there are several options that you can make at home within minutes and still look at cool as someone wearing a store-bought costume. Arthur...

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The Pumpkin House is a popular spot for families taking photos. Like those in the field, these pumpkins are also available to buy.

The great Pumpkin Patch

Local business provides family tradition
Michael Minton October 30, 2019

Most Flower Mound natives know about the annual Pumpkin Patch. Every year they come to explore the cartoon character cutouts, hayrides and pick out a pumpkin for the family. “It’s a tradition of...

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Which horror movie villain are you?

Which horror movie villain are you?

Samantha Thornfelt October 29, 2019

1. Which is most important to you? a.  Family b. Independence c. Knowledge   2. How would your friends describe you? a. Loyal b. Shy c. Intelligent   3. Pick...

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Theres a local spot for everyone, no matter what kind of tea you like.

Review: That’s the tea

Reviews on tea shops around town
Adriana Pueskens October 3, 2019

Editor's note: this story was named as an honorable mention for print entertainment reviews in the ILPC contest.  Sukoon Price: $$$$ Rating: 5/5 1288 W Main Street #142 Lewisville, TX 75067  Sukoon...

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Popdod is on Justin Road in Highland Village. It offers a wide range of unique and customizable drinks.

Review: Popdod

The new soda shop specializes in customizable drinks
McKenna Cowley October 3, 2019

Popdod, a customizable soda shop located in Highland Village, opened to the public on Sept. 5. I visited their store on a few weeks later to see what the new business is bringing to the community.  As...

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Students danced the night away at last years homecoming dance.

Homecoming hustle

Tips to help you plan an amazing last minute homecoming
Samantha Thornfelt September 24, 2019

Planning any event last minute can be stressful, especially if it’s a night as hyped up as homecoming. Making a mum and reserving a table for dinner in less than a week may seem like impossible tasks...

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