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Rachel Blake

Rachel Blake, Managing Editor

“You try and mask your pain in the most postmodern way.” - “Sincerity Is Scary” by The 1975. Senior Rachel Blake strives to better herself while taking on positions that hold more responsibility. She’s quiet and collected on the surface but her blunt personality shines through when needed. She will start the journey of transitioning from high school to college with pride.

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Only essential businesses continue to stay open in order to fight the spread of COVID-19.

Impacting incomes

April 14, 2020
The widespread fear caused by the coronavirus has motivated the public to buy out sanitary supplies.

Facing a pandemic

March 12, 2020
StuCo poses for a picture at Northwest High School for the district conference on Saturday, Feb. 22. Courtesy of Allison Stamey.

Learning leadership

February 28, 2020
I [will miss] my host family. I would say we’ve really created a huge bond, junior foreign exchange student Ernesto Caracciolo said.

Hosting new experiences

February 27, 2020
First place winner of Mr. Farmer senior Jimmy Piraino poses with a thumbs up after being crowned.

[PHOTO] Crowning a king

February 28, 2020
Senior Joshua Felix walks off stage with his girlfriend, senior Elizabeth Hernandez, after he asked her to prom during the pageant.

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February 28, 2020
Senior Devante Hill walks on stage, escorted by senior Chaylyn Watkins.

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February 28, 2020
Re-enacting a movie scene, seniors James Thang and Micaela Galvez smile and pose.

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February 28, 2020
During the score counting, K-pop dance group performed to the song DUN DUN by EVERGLOW.

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February 28, 2020
After being asked a question, senior Roberto Martinez gives a witty response that makes the audience erupt in laughter.

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February 28, 2020
During the question and answer, seniors Maritoni Songco and James Thang laugh at an audience members response.

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February 28, 2020
After given goody bags, seniors Roberto Martinez and Devante Hill smile and inspect their gifts.

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February 28, 2020
Seniors Michael Bradley and Ramon Slack begin their lip-sync performance.

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February 28, 2020
It feels good to be recognized, most dependable superlative winner Emma Arthurs said. I like being a part of any group because you get to have a sense of community. I really like Circle of Friends because everyone gets to have a friend.

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February 7, 2020
I feel honored, it means a lot, most musical superlative winner Kelvin Jaimes said. Herman Cornejo [inspires me]. He is a role model to me since he spreads positivity everywhere.

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February 7, 2020
I’ll miss just being a kid, being young, most dependable superlative winner Nick Long said. I enjoy being a part of [StuCo] because it keeps me involved and active in my school.

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February 7, 2020
I joined StuCo because I like to hang out with friends and it’s like one big happy family, most school spirited Ryan Garcia said. Saying goodbye to my friends back [from] elementary school [will be hard].

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February 7, 2020
I just want to say I’m grateful for winning this award, most athletic superlative winner Hector Calderon said. I was nominated by my teacher and she believed in me.

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February 7, 2020
I think it helps me grow more as a person, most dramatic superlative winner Galilea Gonzalez said. From StuCo, I learn a lot. I learn how to do more things for school and how to be more involved and mentor little kids.

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February 7, 2020
My mom [inspires me], best dressed superlative winner Natalie Martinez said. She’s super hard working and just always puts everybody else before herself. She’s a great person to look up to.

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February 7, 2020
I feel good because I always try to dress [well], best dressed superlative winner Eric Pacheco said. [My advice is] to be yourself.

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February 7, 2020
It’s really nice to be recognized as this because there’s a lot of good athletes at this school, most athletic superlative winner Emerson Coburn said. Enjoy [your senior year] because it goes by so fast, you have no idea.

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February 7, 2020
It’s something that does kind of guarantee, in a way, a bright future and a lot of motivation for me to do better, most likely to succeed superlative winner Semi Ojerinde said. My mom inspires me the most because she’s done so much as a person.

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February 7, 2020
I was really surprised because I’ve never really been into running for things like that so I was not expecting [winning], most school spirited superlative winner Maideny Montalvo said. My advice [to seniors] would be just participate in school because it makes things so much fun and try to keep up with your work.

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February 7, 2020
I was pretty excited because I love art, most creative superlative winner Madeline Lemus said. That’s one of my hobbies I’ve had since I was little that I’ve always stuck with.

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February 7, 2020
[My advice for seniors is] do everything early, as soon as you can, most humorous superlative winner Braylon Payne said.

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February 7, 2020
I think it’s an honor because the whole student body voted, most humorous superlative winner Trinity Ijoma said. For them to vote me as most humorous, it let’s me know I’m a funny person even when I try not to be.

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February 7, 2020
Honestly I’m a little surprised because I didn’t think I was going to win, most likely to succeed superlative winner Jonathan Vasquez said. I didn’t think I was that popular but I ended up winning so I’m proud.

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February 7, 2020
I like being a part of [organizations] because I can give back to the community, senior class favorite Tito Calixto said. It feels really nice getting support from all the people in school, especially the Hispanic community.

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February 7, 2020
[I’m in] football, track and StuCo, most handsome superlative winner Julius Campbell said. They really engage me and I get the full high school experience.

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February 7, 2020
I do want to major in sociology and help those in need and create organizations and Student Council helps me plan for those, junior class favorite Ketia Ifulu said. [As well], dance is my peace, my calmness. I do want to build my dance studio for those who need it.

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February 7, 2020
It feels good, it feels nice to know that people know who you are and that they like you and they enjoy [you], junior class favorite Miguel Herrera said. I like helping people and I like being in AVID because it helps me with my future.

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February 7, 2020
It’s a way to put myself out there, make new friends and stay active and involved, most creative superlative winner Braylen Grandison said. [I will miss] the friendships I’ve made throughout these four years.

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February 7, 2020
My sister [inspires me], I saw her go through a lot of hardships throughout high school so she’s inspired me to be the person she needed, Miss LHS and most likeable superlative winner Kayla Rios said. It makes me feel proud [and] like I’ve accomplished something without like having a goal to accomplish.

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February 7, 2020
I’ve always tried my hardest [to] put forth my best effort to be a leader, Mr. LHS and most likeable superlative winner Luke Halter said. I’m not going to be able to walk down the hallways and say ‘Hi’ to everybody I know when I go off to college. I think that’ll be really hard because I’m a very extroverted type person.

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February 7, 2020
It feels really good that people think I deserve to be able to win senior class favorite, senior class favorite Brooke Tillman said. I’ll miss being able to see people I have grown up with. I’ll miss my friends and getting the chance to see them every day.

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February 7, 2020
I will miss all the opportunities here, most musical superlative winner Jenny Sung said. I felt very proud for everything I’ve accomplished. This is huge for me.

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February 7, 2020
Its pretty fun because I say I’m the most dramatic myself, most dramatic superlative winner Devante Hill said. Everyone I know has called me [that] so I think it’s a perfect fit for me.

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February 7, 2020
Farmerette senior captain Taylor Dill and senior and junior lieutenants pose closely together at the end of varsity officers contemporary.

Showing off their moves

January 31, 2020
Performing her solo, senior lieutenant Carolyn Vaughan lifts her head down.

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January 31, 2020
Snapping to the crowd, senior lieutenant Alexa Wolff dances during her contest solo.

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January 31, 2020
Sliding along the floor during the varsity officers jazz dance, senior captain Taylor Dill smiles.

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January 31, 2020
Sophomore Liberty Briscoe reaches out during her contest solo.

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January 31, 2020
Senior and junior lieutenants hold onto senior captain Taylor Dill during the varsity officers modern dance.

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January 31, 2020
Sophomore Jamaya Jacobs leads the JV Farmerettes in their team hip-hop dance.

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January 31, 2020
Varsity Farmerettes start of the team contemporary dance, sitting around in a circle with senior captain Taylor Dill in the middle.

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January 31, 2020
Performing her contest solo, sophomore Brantley Ibañez glides along the floor.

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January 31, 2020
Senior lieutenant Erick Sanchez pushes through during varsity officers contemporary.

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January 31, 2020
Sophomore McKailyn Foley leads the end pose of the JV Farmerettes team jazz dance.

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January 31, 2020
Catching up on paperwork, senior Will Witherspoon and his coworker Isaiah Astedewoin from The Colony High School work alongside each other. Courtesy of Michelle Rinkevich.

Willing to work

January 27, 2020
Students gather around the University of Texas at Arlington booth while the representative explains tuition costs.

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January 15, 2020
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January 15, 2020
Giving a Lincoln Tech his contact information, a student happily learns about the college.

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January 15, 2020
A Texas A&M Corpus Christi representative hands a brochure to a student, explaining the schools benefits.

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January 15, 2020
Senior Ethan Volini

Senior Ethan Volini

December 19, 2019
Decathletes attend the Academic Decathlon district competition on Saturday, Dec. 14. Courtesy of Amber Counts.

Learning for achievement

December 18, 2019
Top 19 movies released in 2019 listed in order of best to worst.

Top 19 movies of 2019

December 18, 2019
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[PHOTO] Senior Wyatt Cole

December 19, 2019
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[PHOTO] Senior Kenhwi Kim

December 19, 2019
Senior Valerie Martinez and senior social officer Leah Gervais get ready to start the kick line during the finale of the show.

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December 17, 2019
Dancing to senior lieutenant Carolyn Vaughans squad dance to Cool Yule, Vaughan, junior Justine Atkins, senior social officer Leah Gervais and junior Samantha Crozo line up and pose, moving their hips to the song.

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December 17, 2019
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