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Technology Meets Artistry

Technology Meets Artistry

Shawn Mucklai

February 14, 2018


Filed under A&E, Features, Uncategorized

Digital Graphics and Animation, also known as DGA, is a class where students learn and think art about art from a technical aspect. Students are introduced to various animation programs and learn how to apply them. For example, students begin with 2D images and animations and progress to 3D figures and ani...

The New Snapchat: Upgrade or Downgrade?

The New Snapchat: Upgrade or Downgrade?

Ava Harkness

February 13, 2018


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, Features, Viewpoints

Recently, there has been a new update on Snapchat that has caused quite the ruckus in the teenage population. Normally, updates are supposed to be improvements, but this update has concerned many users and thrown everybody off. It has made the formerly user-friendly app hard to use and relatively unorganized. ...

The Origin of the Winter Games

The Origin of the Winter Games

Luis Arrendondo Leon, Contributor

February 8, 2018


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, News, Sports

Friday, February 9, 2018, will be the inauguration of the Annual of Olympic Winter Games, and the U.S will be there along with 207 other countries. Taking place in Pyeongchang, South Korea, the Olympics this year raise national attention due to international conflicts with their neighbor, North Korea,...

Frisco’s Got Talent

Frisco’s Got Talent

Caroline Frerichs, Contributor

February 6, 2018


Filed under A&E, Features, News

The FHS Varsity Club is presenting the 2018 Frisco High School Talent Show on Thursday, February 15th at 7 pm in the Auditorium. If you’ve got talent and would like to get involved, fill out an application to perform. Applications are located in various hallways around the school and need to be ...

Migos – Culture II Review

Migos – Culture II Review

Kendall Klemm, Contributor, Kendall's Corner

February 1, 2018


Filed under A&E

"Culture II" by Migos came out on the one year anniversary of the original "Culture" album. With a track list of 24 songs, I cannot go in depth on each song; so if I don't mention a song specifically, accept that as a 4/10. That being said, the first track on the album I really enjoyed was "Narcos";...

Godzilla: Planet of the Monsters

Godzilla: Planet of the Monsters

David Figueroa, Contributor

February 1, 2018


Filed under A&E ARCHIVES, ENTERTAINMENT, Features

Last November, a film titled Godzilla: Planet of the Monsters was released in cinemas across Japan. The film was the 32nd film in the Godzilla movie franchise, as well as the first-ever animated feature film starring the titular beast. The film was announced back in 2016, directly following the rel...

Drake “Scary Hours” Review

Drake “Scary Hours” Review

Kendall Klemm, Contributor, Kendall's Corner

February 1, 2018


Filed under A&E, KENDALL'S CORNER, Viewpoints

On Friday, January 18th, 2018, Drake dropped a surprise EP, featuring two new singles titled "God's Plan" and "Diplomatic Immunity." The EP begins with the track "God's Plan," produced by Noah Shebib, a producer quite often associated with OVO artists. The track is melodic and very Drake-style. Out...

Nintendo Labo For Do-It-Yourself Gamers

Nintendo Labo For Do-It-Yourself Gamers

Conner Dejacacion, Contributor

January 26, 2018


Filed under A&E, News

The Nintendo Corporation announced their newest product on Wednesday: Nintendo Labo. Pitched as a DIY hardware/software integration system, the product is so perfectly bizarre that it completely fits Nintendo's signature whimsical style. In order to use Nintendo Labo, consumers must purchase "Toy-Con"...

Musical Notes

Musical Notes

Haadi Gill, Contributor

January 25, 2018


Filed under MUSIC, News

Music has become a part of everyday life these days, from the radio in the car to the aisles of the supermarket. People use it to relax, party, or even to help them study. But is listening to music while studying well for you? If so, what type is best for studying? Many studies have commenced to try...

Fortnite Battle Royale

Fortnite Battle Royale

Hagen Gardiner, Contributor

January 25, 2018


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, Features, News

It's the game that you see on everyone's Snapchat stories and the game that has dominated your Twitter feed. No, I'm not talking about Call of Duty WW2 or PUBG. I'm talking about "Fortnite." The game released on July 25th, 2017, published by both Gearbox and Epic Games. "Fortnite"...

Who is the Last Jedi?

Who is the Last Jedi?

David Figueroa, Contributor

January 11, 2018


Filed under A&E, MOVIE REVIEWS, News

SPOILERS AHEAD!   Ever since it's highly anticipated opening on December 14th, "Star Wars: The Last Jedi" has been dividing fans, critics, and general audiences alike. With a Tomatometer score of 91, an audience score of 50, a Cinemascore of A, and a Google Users score of 75%, no one can seem...

To Nationals or Not to Nationals

To Nationals or Not to Nationals

Madelyn Hicks, Editor

January 11, 2018


Filed under A&E, News

The Frisco High School Theatre Department traveled to the State Thespian Festival in Grapevine, TX this past November. The Texas State Thespian Festival is held every year in November, previously held at the Dallas Convention Center. This year, however, the state festival took place at the Gaylord Tex...

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