What the Oscars did Right and Wrong

Award season is upon us, with the Golden Globes and The Grammy’s in the rearview mirror, we set our sights on The Oscars. Perhaps the biggest night of the year for actors, directors, editors and everyone in contention for an award. This year, The Oscars was nail biting and thrilling until the very last award. The biggest award of the night, the picture of the … Continue reading What the Oscars did Right and Wrong

Food For Thought

On January 10, the long awaited Chick-fil-a opened just outside Dripping Springs creating much excitement for those looking for a new place to eat. However, for some students the opening of this chain restaurant brought only sour feelings. It is widely known that Chick-fil-a puts their money towards anti-LGBT organizations saying it goes against their religion. For senior Lily Sethre-Brink, these actions strongly affect where … Continue reading Food For Thought

Dance teams earn top prize in several categories, contests

The Hi-Steppers competed at the Alamo City Dance Classic on Feb. 16 in San Antonio. They were awarded the following: Line of Champions — top 8 highest scoring teams out of the entire contest. Officer Line of Champions – top 5 highest scoring officer lines Team & Officers highest score showmanship & choreography for jazz, lyrical, hip hop & off contemporary Officers 2nd place best … Continue reading Dance teams earn top prize in several categories, contests

Swim Team State Results

The girls team finished 15th overall and the boys 22nd. Head coach Andrea McCarthy named State Coach of the Year for the girls side. Girls 200-meter medley relay – 16thBella Sites, Lydia Evans, London Farris, Riley Dalton Girls 400-meter freestyle relay – 16thLondon Farris, Addison Simons, Bella Sites, Lydia Evans London Farris, 200-meter freestyle – 5th & 100-meter butterfly – 7th Lydia Evans, 100-yard breaststroke … Continue reading Swim Team State Results

Shooting for the Stars

In a small classroom within DSHS, a group of students brainstorm, spitting out ideas with fervor in order to get each one across. With a strong interest in engineering and the expanses of the universe, the members of the Space and Astro-Science club join together weekly to work on out-of-this-world projects and discuss potential problems and their solutions. The Space and Astro-Science club, which meets … Continue reading Shooting for the Stars