• 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.

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  • 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 »»

    Eliana Lynch

Welcome to the new team of Spanish teachers!

Jake Brien, Staff Writers Print

This year returning students were surprised to discover that as much as half of the original Spanish department had been replaced. With three new teachers in the Spanish department, the question ...  Read More »

October 21, 2016 • 0 comments

Changes in the Incentives

Douglas Smith, Photographer/Online Writer

With the addition of Finals Incentives last year many students found themselves enjoying extra benefits for both their well-maintained grades and regular attendance. That’s why   in...  Read More »

October 13, 2016 • 0 comments

  • Debate hits Salt Lake to compete in nationals June 12, 2016
  • Prom brings people from all over to party May 20, 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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Pokémon Go Review and Insight

Callie Richards and Mo Orr

  It’s no doubt that at some point, you’ve heard of Pokémon, and likely, the newest hit: Pokémon Go. Long-time fans have been waiting for the app to release,...  Read More »

October 14, 2016 • 0 comments

  • FIT Blitz needs to change June 15, 2016
  • Social media, back at it again May 1, 2016
  • Beyonce causes controversy April 24, 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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Reillys McCarthy’s Passion for Racing.

Shelby Kelly, Athletics Editor

The sounds of the engine humming, the tires screeching at every turn, and the idea of just going fast is what makes Reilly McCarthy want to be a race car driver. There ...  Read More »

October 20, 2016 • 0 comments

A look into the life of bicyclist Alexis Bobbitt

Carissa Duran, Student Life Editor

When the phrase “bike ride” is mentioned one may have the thought of peacefully strolling through the neighborhood and enjoying the day. For sophomore Alexis Bobbitt, s...  Read More »

October 13, 2016 • 0 comments

Enduring the Race

October 3, 2016

The process of getting a sports scholarship

June 18, 2016

Track finishes season with a bang

June 3, 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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