Nicknamed after the VSCO photo editing app , the scrunchie-wearing, crop-top-clad VSCO girl has come to dominate the internet. Some VSCO girls — who are primarily teens — are popular influencers, like Emma Chamberlain, while others are your typical high-school girl on the street. A VSCO girl by definition is a teenager that wears oversized t-shirts paired with Lululemon shorts, Birkenstocks, scrunchies, stand up for … Continue reading What You Don’t Know About the VSCO Trend
The bright, beaming lights shine on the football field for another Friday Night Lights. The halftime performance groups make their way down to the field, while the crowd roars with excitement, but wait there is a new group walking with them and it is the Dance Ensemble ready to showcase their skills. Dripping Springs High School has recently had a new addition to the band. … Continue reading Friday Night Sights: Spotlight on New Dance Ensemble
When Katy Eyberg stepped across the threshold of the high school for what must have been the thousandth time, she felt that everything was the same. The walls were the same eggshell color as before and there were many teachers who clearly recognized her and welcomed her return. But the moment she stepped inside that class, faced with twenty-some expectant students, she knew that nothing … Continue reading Here Once and Back Again: Katy Eyberg’s Unique View On Coming Back to DSHS
Margot Heltzel, freshman. “6th grade was a particularly bad year for me, I would wake up and it (anxiety) would be the first thing I would think about, when I would go to be it would be the last thing I think about. It would be in my dreams. It would be in every second of everyday. Just like these thoughts I was having, these … Continue reading Humans of DSHS: Margot Heltzel
Dripping Springs. A town that, to most, symbolizes Southern ideals of family, fun, and Texas pride through reputable news sources. But beneath the surface lies a new community, a community dedicated to the pursuit of satirical information made public via its own news source: The Pound Town Press. The Pound Town Press first surfaced in August 2019 with the article “Satirical News Site Emerges in … Continue reading Who Runs Pound Town Press?
Just like a growing child needs more room to live, so does that of a growing town. The explosive growth of Dripping Springs proves greater inside the classroom, or in this case the high school. The staggering amount of students that enter the doors of the high school illustrates a major problem, space. Hallways can only be so wide, classrooms so big, and the school … Continue reading Sardines or People? Overcrowding Results in Various Implications
Getting ready for the day’s events, walking into a hulking structure of stone and metal, promenading into an office piled with duty, each one clamoring for more attention and greater emphasis. Every decision provides a dozen outcomes, good or bad, and the stress remains intense as two-thousand different students await leadership and serving. By the start of the 2019-2020 school year it was highly apparent … Continue reading New Sheriff in Town: Principal Makes Immediate Impact, Shares Her Ideas