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Always On and Never Off

Always On and Never Off

Ryan Keating, Contributor

February 16, 2018


Filed under News, Sports

Not many people know what goes on behind the scenes of Raccoon football after the season ends. There is a lot more to the sport than just the Friday Night Lights at the Star or Toyota Stadium that most students see. The season is always going on, with players committed to the sport year round. Off-season,...

The “Go Center” Comes to Frisco High

The “Go Center” Comes to Frisco High

February 15, 2018


Filed under News

As we move closer to graduation many students are beginning to focus on fall and college plans. For those seniors who still have questions about scholarships, grants, and the college application process, the hourglass is quickly running out. The Go Center can help. The Go Center is in operation every...

The Raccoons Raise the Roof in the Blackout Pep Rally

The Raccoons Raise the Roof in the Blackout Pep Rally

Lee Whitney, Contributor

February 13, 2018


Filed under News, Sports

The Blackout Pep Rally was a really big success.  Today there was a sell out crowd waiting to flicker their lights to dance in the night.  It was the drum line that killed the lights with one beat.  Before that, a Dallas Cowboys player presented a $3,775 check to Best Buddies of Texas,...

Frisco Athletes Sign for College

Frisco Athletes Sign for College

Mitchell Houghtlin, Contributor

February 8, 2018


Filed under News, Sports

On Wednesday, February 7th, student-athletes across the nation signed their letter of intents to the schools of their choice for National Signing Day. National Signing Day includes all sports but primarily revolves around the likes of football, basketball, soccer, baseball, and softball. Frisco had seven...

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,...

Spring Break: A Week of Opportunity

Spring Break: A Week of Opportunity

Sarah Murphy, Contributor

February 7, 2018


Filed under Features, News

Spring Break: an exciting week that high school students often look forward to every year. Spring Break, a vacation period in early Spring, actually started in 1903 in the United States. Since then, many students have used the time to let off steam from the various stresses of high school....

Senior Bonfire

Senior Bonfire

Carson Taguwa, Contributor

February 7, 2018


Filed under News

The Frisco High School Class of 2018 held the annual senior bonfire on Wednesday, January 31st.  Every year, the senior bonfire takes place at Storybook Ranch in Mckinney, Texas. Storybook Ranch is owned by a local family that rents out the property for special events. The property has several historic...

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 ...

Mixed Feelings About the 2018 UIL Realignment

Mixed Feelings About the 2018 UIL Realignment

Jack Mayo, Editor

February 1, 2018


Filed under News, Sports

Well, the realignments are out, and it is certainly a change from what Frisco students are used to. Welcome, Frisco, to District 7-5AII.   District 7-5AII Denison Denton Braswell Frisco Frisco Lebanon Trail Frisco Memorial Frisco Reedy Lake Dallas Lovejoy Princeton   The school...

Hot Chocolate for Cold Mornings

Hot Chocolate for Cold Mornings

Madelyn Hicks, Contributor

January 30, 2018


Filed under News

The REACT Club is a Frisco High School service organization that seeks to make a difference in the community. Like last year, the REACT Club is once again hosting a before-school hot chocolate sale.  This week and next week, the club will be selling hot chocolate from 7:30 to 9:00 AM in...

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...

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