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Saving Lives, One Pint at a Time

Saving Lives, One Pint at a Time

Elizabeth Lohec

October 19, 2017


Filed under Features, News

The bi-annual blood drive at Frisco High School is an opportunity for Frisco Students to give blood and save lives. Two weeks ago, Carter Blood Care came to Frisco, and many brave students signed up to donate. The process includes registering before the drive, screening once you arrive, which means ch...

Giving Back- An opportunity for service.

Giving Back- An opportunity for service.

Maria Lawson, Contributer

October 19, 2017


Filed under Features, News

Community service is a way for high school students to make an impact on the community. From volunteering at hospitals, churches, school events, and so on, students find ways to complete community service to contribute to our society. Volunteering gives people the opportunity to give back and make a...

Public School with a Price Tag

Public School with a Price Tag

Anna Lilly

October 18, 2017


Filed under Features, News

Students that drive a car to school, play any sports, or participate in extracurriculars on campus have noticed some new fees this school year. Many students are concerned because we have not been required to pay these costs in the past. Most students are unaware of the reasons for these new fees, but...

Reach Out

Reach Out

Anna Lilly, Contributor/Editor

October 17, 2017


Filed under Features, News

Depression is a serious topic that gets overlooked by many people in the world, including students at Frisco High. Sometimes if people have not personally experienced depression, they are unaware of its symptoms and signs. It is essential to be educated on this topic so that we can help prevent a lot...

Homecoming Festivities

Homecoming Festivities

Carson Taguwa, Contributor

October 17, 2017


Filed under Features, News

Homecoming is like a holiday at some high schools, especially in Texas. Homecoming proposals are over the top and the football game is an even bigger deal. At high school campuses, clubs and organizations make efforts to get the student body involved and increase school spirit by decorating the hallways. Every...

Reading Between the Lines

Reading Between the Lines

Connor Dejacacion, Contributor

October 12, 2017


Filed under Features, News

As children and young adults begin to drift away from traditional, paper-based literature, many are concerned about the transition to short, bite-sized electronic segments. The attention span of the average teenager has decreased from twenty seconds in 2000 to eight seconds, which is less than that of...

Coming Full Circle

Coming Full Circle

Maria Lawson, Contributor

September 25, 2017


Filed under Features, News

Mr. Danny Barrentine is the new Associate Principal here at Frisco High School. He comes from a background in Frisco ISD, with his most recent position being the principal at Hunt Middle School. Barrentine has been in Frisco ISD since 2000 and is eager to begin another year. "I've come home to Frisco...

Uniting As One

Uniting As One

Maria Lawson

September 5, 2017


Filed under Features, News

Founded in 2016, Varsity Club is the largest club at Frisco High School consisting of students in all varsity organizations. From football, Stars, theatre, soccer, band, tennis, and so on, all varsity members throughout the school are invited to be members of the club. The Varsity Club brings togethe...

Yes, I Cannes

Yes, I Cannes

Taylor Garrow, Author

September 1, 2017


Filed under Features, News

This summer I had the opportunity to take a trip to Cannes, France, a resort town on the French Riviera. Cannes is most known for the Cannes Film Festival which has been around for 70 years and attracts major movie stars from all around the world. The film festival previews new movies of all dif...

Burgers and Shakes and Fries, Oh My!

Burgers and Shakes and Fries, Oh My!

Melanie Faberzak, Contributor

May 7, 2017


Filed under Features

Black Tap NYC is famously known for their extravagant, unique milkshakes. With 268,000 followers on Instagram this restaurant has become a hot spot for some tourists in the big city. All of their shakes are ridiculously decorated with candy, cookies, ice cream sandwiches and even cotton candy! Not ...

Disposable Memories

Disposable Memories

Avery DeHaven, Contributor

May 7, 2017


Filed under Features

These days everyone is interested in finding cool new places to document. Taking pictures of each other has become a weekend routine because it is the best way to remember your adventure. That approach often gets in the way of actually enjoying the experience. Instead of being so worried about getti...

Old or Young, Bingo is Fun!

Old or Young, Bingo is Fun!

Elayne Joe, Contributor

April 21, 2017


Filed under Features, News

On April 2nd, the Frisco HS 1902 Service Club partnered with the Hunt MS NJHS to volunteer at Mustang Creek Estates of Frisco, a senior center. As a unique activity for National Peanut Butter and Jelly Day, the club made PB&J sandwiches to distribute to the residents. The light snack was able to bri...

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