Recap of my Senior Spring Break Trip

For this past spring break, about forty of my friends and I traveled to the Island of Cozumel off of the coast of Mexico. After months of preparing and waiting for this trip we were all ecstatic when we first saw the crystal-blue water and soft white beaches. We spent our days on the beach soaking…

Mitt Romney no longer a candidate

After Mitt Romney’s recent decision to not to launch his third presidential campaign, many people are wondering “what is next?” for the GOP’s 2012 presidential nominee. As of February 11, it was announced that Romney is scheduled to be a keynote speaker at the Republican Jewish Coalition’s meeting in Las Vegas, which is an organization he highly supports. In…

Five Fun Christmas Activities

During this time of the year, my friends and I always try to come together to do fun Christmas activities and create new memories. Here are five fun activities to keep up the Christmas spirit: 1. Invite your friends over to decorate gingerbread houses, make cookies and listen to Christmas music 2. Have a Secret Santa gift…

Follow-Up of 2014 elections

The 2014 midterm elections that took place this past week were unlike any other. The republicans won in a landslide gaining more seats in the Senate than expected. Attorney General Greg Abbott defeated his democratic opponent, Senator Wendy Davis, in a heated race for Texas Governor. The republicans continued their victory when they gained fifteen more…

Governors Elections 2014

On Tuesday, November 4, 2014, polls will be open at 7 am for elections of governor. Because I am not yet eighteen, I have been doing my best in keeping up with the Texas candidates in hopes of having an idea of why I would want to vote for someone the following year. Thanks to social media, and…

10 Ways to Ask Someone to Homecoming 2014

With homecoming just around the corner, here are 10 cute ways to ask someone: 1. Decorate her car with paint pens and write “Homecoming?” on the windows 2. Ask Mrs. Davenport for her locker number and put a sign, candy, and flowers inside so she will be surprised when she opens it 3. Drop off balloons at their house and…

College Fair Round Two

Last Friday morning the entire junior and senior classes hopped onto yellow school busses and made their way to the College Fair at Fort Worth Country Day. Students from Trinity Valley, Oakridge and Country Day attended the event in hopes of gaining a better perspective of schools that they might want to attend. The fair…