• Walking more than the hallways

    Walking more than the hallways

    With her emotions flying high and the insane adrenaline running through her body, senior Jasmine Correa, feels the undeniable pressure in the air. As the cameras flash and the audience claps for the runner up, all the hard work and missing school days flash across her mind… will this be the moment? In... READ MORE »»

    Posing in front of the downtown Austin skyline, senior Jasmine Correa flashes a red-lipsticked smile. Correa took home four awards from the Teen Texas Belleza Pageant: Miss Teen Photogenic, Best in Fashion, Eleganicia, and Best Interview.

    Granger Coats

  • Sophomore black belt fights her way to a top ranking

    Sophomore black belt fights her way to a top ranking

    Sophomore Lily Ang tightens her belt before she picks up her staff to practice her bow fighting. She moves the hair from her eyes and her coach yells, they begin their first drill, the wooden rods click together. Ang grips her sword tightly as she begins fight, “Drill 8” her instructor yells”,... READ MORE »»

    Sophomore Lily Ang spins the staff in class as she practices and listens closley to what her coach has to say. Ang was a rank one black belt by the age of 15.

    Shelby Kelly

  • Drawbacks of the “Incentives”

    Drawbacks of the “Incentives”

    EDITORIAL: It’s always important to teachers and staff that students arrive to school and classes on time and avoid being absent. Recently, starting in the spring semester of the 2016 - 2017 school year, certain incentives have been given to students in order to get them more motivation to not skip... READ MORE »»

Debate hits Salt Lake to compete in nationals

Alicia Molina, Staff Writer

This summer Bowie interp is going to be headed to Salt Lake City, Utah for the national competition. This is a competition that happens every year. The competition is limited to four ...  Read More »

June 12, 2016 • 0 comments

Prom brings people from all over to party

Shelby Kelly, Staff Writer

The “cha ching” of the cash register, the scream of joy after a promposal, and the beat of the music are just some of the sounds a person hears as they go through the process of ...  Read More »

May 20, 2016 • 0 comments

  • World color guard takes nationals May 18, 2016
  • An aroma of mold fills Theatre May 16, 2016

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Exchange student thrives on campus

Greyson Hughes, Staff Writer

Bowie has always been a multiracial school, but this isn't the first time Bowie has seen Brazilian here before. Henrique Ferreria is an exchange student from São José dos Cam...  Read More »

June 21, 2016 • 0 comments

Medina dazzles in Color guard

Kathleen Nguyen, Student Life Editor

The crowd goes wild in the towering stands above the arena. Junior Mariana Madina looks up only to see the bright, white flashing lights covering the sky. Color guard has won fi...  Read More »

June 9, 2016 • 0 comments

  • Scholars sends students to new experiences June 6, 2016
  • Graduating a bit ahead of the curve June 3, 2016
  • Taking an underclassmen to prom May 29, 2016

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FIT Blitz needs to change

Evan Owens, Staff Writer

Many students have been taken to detention these last few weeks due to the new FIT Blitz. FIT, which stands for Functional Instructional Time, is a thirty minute break after...  Read More »

June 15, 2016 • 0 comments

  • Social media, back at it again May 1, 2016
  • Beyonce causes controversy April 24, 2016
  • Drug dog investigations have students feeling as though their rights are being violated at school April 23, 2016

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Michelle McDonagh

I remember walking onto this campus thinking of all the possibilities this school could give me. I can happily tell you that I succeeded at every goal I set for myself and...  Read More »

June 2, 2016 • 0 comments

Isabel Rosales

June 1, 2016

Granger Coats

May 31, 2016

Kamryn Bryce

May 26, 2016

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The process of getting a sports scholarship

Priscilla Diaz

With the sun shining brightly through cloudless days and flowers in full bloom, summer is just as close as the end of the school year. As graduation approaches, seniors have to dec...  Read More »

June 18, 2016 • 0 comments

Track finishes season with a bang

Nya Martin

With the track and field season coming to an end, The Bowie Dawgs have continued to excel in performance on the track. Varsity girls and boys won district this year stealing...  Read More »

June 3, 2016 • 0 comments

Mountain biking team rides to victory in recent season

May 27, 2016

Ultimate frisbee hopes to make impact in new season

May 23, 2016

Dynamic duo advance to state

May 18, 2016

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Choir sings out in New Orleans

Eliana Lynch, Commentary Editor

Every year, the choir takes a trip out of state to close off a great and successful year, and to reward the hard work of the students. This year, the choir went to New Orl...  Read More »

May 30, 2016 • 0 comments

Review: In the Heights

Violet Glenewinkel, Editor in Chief

After the successful performance of Tarzan, it would seem that the musical theater stars of STC, many of which are involved in spring shows and senior one acts, would be just...  Read More »

May 24, 2016 • 0 comments

Silver Stars spring into shows

Gavin Farner, Staff Writer

  The lights once again put the spotlight on the shining Silver Stars when they performed their annual Spring Shows. But this show was in a much different predicament...  Read More »

May 21, 2016 • 0 comments

Seniors direct the last plays of their highschool career

Victoria Newell, Staff Writer

Bowie’s stage has seen a staggering twenty-three shows this school year, and It’s about to bear witness to eleven more. One week after Spring Show’s draw to a close,...  Read More »

May 19, 2016 • 0 comments

  • Spring shows smash standards May 19, 2016
  • In Review: Star Wars March 9, 2016
  • Silver stars continue to practice throughout the year March 8, 2016

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