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Rea Of Sunshine

Rea Of Sunshine

Art Student says her grandmother is the main inspiration behind her art
Cara Wimberley, Editor April 8, 2019

Each brushstroke of green against the white canvas was well thought out and planned. Not a single bit of the painting was spontaneous. As sophomore Alexandria Rea painted her forest, she had one inspiration...

From Ohio To Texas Assistant Principal Makes A Difference

From Ohio To Texas Assistant Principal Makes A Difference

Principal Denise Ingram talks about her career as an administrator
Cara Wimberley, Editor March 1, 2019

Whether it be serving the community of Ohio by working at Kentucky Fried Chicken in high school or helping deescalate a student’s anger in the hallway, assistant principal Denise Ingram’s goal is to...

Hi, My Name is Cara and Im Addicted to Stuff

Hi, My Name is Cara and I’m Addicted to Stuff

Cara Wimberley, Editor May 26, 2018

My room has never been neat, organized, or even remotely well-kept. I do have a problem, though, with the fact that before I decided to go minimalistic, my carpet was a myth because there were so many...

Choir director Carla Hardy was awarded the Jostens National Teacher of the Year Award.

Hardy Wins Jostens National Teacher Award

Cara Wimberley, Editor May 15, 2018

Carla Hardy, choir director and Renaissance instructor, won not only the Teacher of the Year award for Chisholm Trail and EMS-ISD but Josten's National Teacher of the Year Award as well.   "After...

Theyre Free to Follow Their Dreams

‘They’re Free to Follow Their Dreams’

Registrar Theresa Vondra wins paraprofessional of the year
Cara Wimberley, Editor April 25, 2018

Family first. That's registrar Theresa Vondra's guiding life motto. "My parents had me at 40 and 42, and they were older than most of my friends' parents and they worked full time," Vondra said. "Dad...

The Positivity Project: Finding Your Happy

The Positivity Project: Finding Your Happy

Book provides path to positivity
Cara Wimberley, Editor April 9, 2018

Life is like salad. Typically, when you order a salad, it has something wrong with it–you ordered Italian dressing, they give you blue cheese. The romaine lettuce is too bitter. The baby tomatoes are...

Cara Wimberley plays the Tuba in the Ranger Regiment.

I’m Riding Solo

Cara Wimberley, Editor April 8, 2018

My heart dropped into my stomach and I took a deep, (barely) steadying breath. It was time to play the song that had shoved a lump in my throat for most of the day. I’m not a wimp, but when I’m...

The Positivity Project: Aspiration Initiative Here To Help

The Positivity Project: Aspiration Initiative Here To Help

Cara Wimberley, Editor March 26, 2018

In high school, emotions come in waves. Sometimes big, long-lasting, overwhelming waves, sometimes small, baby waves. Usually, though, it feels like the negative emotions are the tsunamis, and the positives...

Gun Control? No, Gun Compromise

Gun Control? No, Gun Compromise

Meeting in the Middle on Gun Reform
Cara Wimberley, Editor March 1, 2018

I may be just some 16-year-old girl. I may have more hormones than the average adult. My opinion does matter, though. I am confident in the fact that something needs to change, something needs to be done...

Youre Either Making Good Choices or Youre Not

‘You’re Either Making Good Choices or You’re Not’

Teacher hopes to inspire students to focus on the positives and have good character.
Cara Wimberley, Editor March 1, 2018

Teacher Joshua Osman has always wanted to help with young adults and teenagers' character. He’s brought this dream to Chisholm by starting a new program, called Character Talks. Osman says a Character...

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