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Black Herstory Month: 5 Moments of Black Excellence

Black Herstory Month: 5 Moments of Black Excellence

Micaih Thomas, Entertainment Editor

February 19, 2019


Filed under Recent Stories, Weekly List

In MISD, most students can recall only learning about black history during Feb. Even then, the “history” in regards to African diaspora is centered around oppression, black men’s achievements in America and all things slavery. Black women have not received the recognition and notoriety they deserve. Here’s ...

L.U.C.K Week Schedule

L.U.C.K Week Schedule

Jazmine Necessary, Editor-In-Chief

February 19, 2019


Filed under Clubs & Organizations, News, Recent Stories

Christine Holley: It’s Not All Black And White

Christine Holley: It’s Not All Black And White

Micaih Thomas, Entertainment Editor

February 19, 2019


Filed under Personalities, Recent Stories

As a biracial person, junior Christine Holley feels the constant bustle to find a balance in crowds of dark-skinned people while being the whitest in the room. She struggles to connect and maintain a sense of familiarity in rooms of white people while being the blackest person in the room. Her existen...

Farming the Future

Farming the Future

Madison Palmer, Staff Writer

February 19, 2019


Filed under Features, Recent Stories, Top Story

Walking around touching the animals’ backs and feeling for strong muscles, FFA advisor and agriculture teacher Aubrea Davis judges the goats and lambs during the weekly showmanship practice.  “It is crucial for our students to prioritize their activities,” Ms. Davis said. “Keeping their sc...

And They Were Wombmates

And They Were Wombmates

Sarah Akande, Staff Writer

February 18, 2019


Filed under Personalities, Recent Stories

As they walk through the glass doors and into the cafeteria, the girls only hear the noise from loud murmurs and conversations. Anxiously, freshmen Nichole and Kaiyla Carlisle scan the room and looked for where to sit. They find a table and sit down together. The cafeteria starts to fill up, and their fr...

Black History Month

Black History Month

Micaih Thomas and Jordyn Folsom

February 14, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Recent Stories

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7 Things to Do If You’re Single on Valentine’s Day

7 Things to Do If You’re Single on Valentine’s Day

Jake Neeson, Staff Writer

February 14, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Recent Stories, Weekly List

Valentine’s Day - a day for couples to celebrate their love and singles to wallow in loneliness. But do not to worry, because even those without a special someone to share the day with can find a way to enjoy the day. Keep your money to yourself. According to business insider, the average Ameri...