• Weekend Storms Damage Schools Network
  • Pleasant Grove Baseball Game Ends in a Toss Up
  • Students Prepare for Summer School
  • Golf Team Takes Third in State Competition
  • Senior Night for One Act Play
Weekend Storms Damage Schools Network

Weekend Storms Damage Schools Network

Friday night during the storm one of the schools telecommunication towers was directly hit by a lightning strike. Before the storms on Saturday the damage was patched up and working again. During the storms on Saturday night the same telecommunication tower was stuck again. According to Steve Shatto he is […]

Pleasant Grove Baseball Game Ends in a Toss Up

Pleasant Grove Baseball Game Ends in a Toss Up

The Hawk’s baseball game almost came down to a coin toss. After deciding many important factors of the game by the toss of a coin, the Hawks won their game against Kilgore on Friday, May 8. On Friday the Hawks were ready to play, but the game was delayed because of the […]

Students Prepare for Summer School

Students Prepare for Summer School

In June, while most students will be enjoying their summer vacation, a few will be back at school. Summer school has more to offer this year than any year before according to the counselor, Mrs. Strickland. This year, Summer school includes: all Math, English, Social Studies, and Science classes. For […]

Golf Team Takes Third in State Competition

Golf Team Takes Third in State Competition

The golf team tied for third place at the high school state championship in Austin at the Onion Creek Golf Club. The Hawks went up against 12 other 4A teams over the course of the competition. The team was led by Braxton Watkin’s and Brayden Young’s rounds of 71 and […]

Senior Night for One Act Play

Senior Night for One Act Play

With One Act season over and the school year coming to an end, the Encore seniors are anxious for their last performance. “It’s weird to think that I’m almost done,” senior Mitchell Fellows said. “I won’t have to cut any more music, or program any more cues. It’s a huge […]

 

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Art Show Up and Coming

Art Show Up and Coming

Sculptures, portfolios, and paintings will be on display at the 17th annual art show at the High School on Tuesday, April 14th. “I think we have a lot of really talented students,” said Art teacher Nicole Brisco. “We will have a variety...

 

Drill Team Heads to Kilgore for Contest

Drill Team Heads to Kilgore for Contest

This weekend the Drill Team will travel to Kilgore, Texas to participate in a competition. The competition is on Saturday which just so happens to be Valentine’s Day this year. The Drill Team came in 5th place out of 58 teams at their...

 

For Student Artist, Painting Means Profit

For Student Artist, Painting Means Profit

Taking one long last look, sophomore Samantha Cox let her hands fall to her sides. It was over. She had grown so attached, but she knew that it was time to let go. She thought about all the time and energy that she had spent. Samantha sighed...

 

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My Home is Full of Qualified Teachers

I won’t lie to you. I didn’t grow up here. I went to a wonderful private school called St. James. It was my home. This wasn’t my home. In fact, this place terrified me. My classmates and I told stories about the dangers of public school,...

 

My Baby Mama Drama

My Baby Mama Drama

I stepped up to the plate, my helmet on and my bat ready. My teammates were in the field, dripping sweat from the intense practice they were enduring. Coach Worley, who was standing behind a net at the pitcher’s mound, rounded up to pitch...

 

That’s Just How We Roll

That’s Just How We Roll

The beeper goes off as my mom gives a sigh, memorizing the number before she pulls out her phone and taps in the numbers as I’ve seen her do so many times before. She gets off the couch in my grandfather’s house and rushes to get her keys...