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Putting America Back to Work

Putting America Back to Work

Taral Patel, News Editor
November 3, 2011
Filed under Voice

In Korea, teachers are revered and referred to as “nation-builders.” In America, teachers are the target of jokes and often the first to go when those who self-pride themselves as “fiscal conservatives” sound the war cry of budget cuts. Attempting to bring the same, deliberate economic recovery as Pres...

Satire: Students Clamor For More Budget Cuts

Trevor Nichols, Staff Writer
September 29, 2011
Filed under Voice

Last year, students proved that our generation will stand up against injustice at any cost. Therefore, it is important for the administration to listen to what our student body is currently demanding. We want more budget cuts. “We haven’t seen any real action in cutting expenses yet,” junior...

On the campaign trail; Governor Perry takes Texas budget agenda national

On the campaign trail; Governor Perry takes Texas budget agenda national

Molly Wade, Staff wirter
September 29, 2011
Filed under Voice

For some reason, Texas loves Rick Perry. He has proved it three times in the past ten years making it harder to argue with. Governor Rick Perry is now running to be the President of the United States. When asked last May if he would make a run for the office, Perry said, “I’m going to think about...

Mountaineer embraces Texas homecoming tradition

Mountaineer embraces Texas homecoming tradition

Elizabeth Hale, Staff Writer
September 29, 2011
Filed under Voice

It is that time of year again. Go dress shopping, buy mums, and call the party bus company. It is time for boys to think up with the most romantic way to ask out their date, and girls to sit and worry if they will even get asked.   You guessed it; it is almost time for homecoming. With the date...

NBA: where nothing will happen

NBA: where nothing will happen

Shaun Lal, Sports Editor
September 29, 2011
Filed under Sports, Sports Column, Voice

Update: The 2011-2012 NBA season began on Dec. 25 and was shortened from 82 to 66 games.  The most talked about event in sports last year was Lebron James’ “ Decision”. The 2011 NBA Finals garnered the highest basketball television ratings in seven years. Basketball jersey sales have been ...

Do not judge students by their siblings

Madeline Brisson, staff writer
September 29, 2011
Filed under Voice

It starts out cute and almost bearable when the teacher spends a minute or two telling funny little anecdotes, reminiscing about when my brothers previously attended their class. My last name is read off of the attendance list and triggers the start of embarrassing comments and awkward questions. Though...

Heat waves, wildfires pose concern for after school activities

Jesse Sparks
September 8, 2011
Filed under Voice

When I first heard the saying “Everything is bigger in Texas” I thought that it was a joke that only applied to oversized bread, mums and gas station ICEE’s. However, as I stood on the scalding cement with the soles of my shoes melting under me and the stench of smoke filling my lungs, I realized...

No teacher left behind

Anita Farsad and Jesse Sparks
April 14, 2011
Filed under Voice

If only the founding fathers could see us now, with students protesting the recent teacher layoffs and the media freely covering the events as they unfold. It is almost certain that they would be proud of the execution of First Amendment rights today. Proud and sickened simultaneously, disgusted by the...

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