Junior Wins 3rd Place in National Photography Contest

“We are excited to announce the winners of the Spring 2021 edition of Balfour’s Great Shot Photo Contest. While many photographers are still learning remotely, our panel of judges were uber-impressed by your collective talent and creativity. Thank you to the nearly 1,000 participants who submitted entries for our A Twist on Tradition, Textures and K-8 categories.“ Junior Photography I student David Jensen won $100 … Continue reading Junior Wins 3rd Place in National Photography Contest

2020 Tiger Cry Yearbook “The G.O.A.T.” Honored by Publisher for Excellence

The 2020 Tiger Cry yearbook “The G.O.A.T.” is featured in Balfour’s 35th edition of The Yearbook Yearbook – a showcase of exceptional work in theme development, design and photography from publications across the U.S. and overseas. Yearbooks published by Balfour for the 2019-20 school year were evaluated in one or more of the following areas: theme development, layout design, photo technique, secondary packages and cover design. … Continue reading 2020 Tiger Cry Yearbook “The G.O.A.T.” Honored by Publisher for Excellence

13 Seniors to Be Honored Friday for Collegiate Fine Arts Pursuits

The fine arts department will honor 13 students moving onto to college to pursue a degree in the arts with a signing day Friday, 8 a.m. in the auditorium. The following seniors will be honored: Abramson, Brooklynn – Full Sail University, Animation Carroll, Colton – James Madison University, Theatre Huslig, Cade – Texas State University, BFA Focused on Technical Production Little, Sarah – Missouri State … Continue reading 13 Seniors to Be Honored Friday for Collegiate Fine Arts Pursuits

Something to Look Forward To: DSHS Return to Normal in Near Future

In the final months of the school year, the nationwide vaccination rate has skyrocketed. Within the next few months, the US is expected to have a surplus of vaccines, many more than what’s needed for the population. This increase in vaccines begs the question: how has this affected the local community, more specifically our school? “I am very encouraged that we have options for vaccination,” … Continue reading Something to Look Forward To: DSHS Return to Normal in Near Future

Four Runners Qualify for State Track Meet at UT May 7

Senior Maddie Livingston finished second in the 3200m at the regional meet, while senior Caleb Lopez won the regional title in the 1600m and senior Coleman Chapman won the regional title in the 300m hurdles. Junior Kate Ginther’s 800m time was the fastest third place finish of the competing regions, which qualified her for state as a wildcard place. Regional Meet Results: story below previously … Continue reading Four Runners Qualify for State Track Meet at UT May 7