• Penny Pageant gives a glimpse of Hispanic culture
  • Band secures shot at state title with first place at area
  • DHS Choral Department sponsors ALS Ice Bucket challenge for teachers
  • Pokemon still relevant to modern gamers
  • Photo days and yearbook deadline quickly approaching

Penny Pageant gives a glimpse of Hispanic culture

The student sways her hips melodically to the colorful rhythm of the Latin music. Her partner spins her towards the crowd before bringing her back to his chest with such a twisting force that seems almost painful. Their uniform movements are tight and crisp, but when separate they become they […]

Band secures shot at state title with first place at area

Saturday the band and high hats traveled to Memorial Stadium in Mesquite to compete in area and left with a spot in the state marching contest. Only four of the 24 teams competing in area advanced. Duncanville tied Coppell for first to secure their chance for the state championship. 6A […]

DHS Choral Department sponsors ALS Ice Bucket challenge for teachers

She knew what was coming, yet the icy water still shocked her senses as it water-falled over her. She could not help but cringe as her clothes became drenched, and her bones began to chill. English II teacher Caressa Roberts wondered for a split second why she had volunteered herself […]

Pokemon still relevant to modern gamers

Despite me constantly telling them, people flat-out refuse to play Pokémon games. They always give a stubborn headshake and plenty of reason for not wanting to even try, saying things  like ‘It’s for kids’, or ‘I hear it’s always the same’, or ‘I don’t like the look of that yellow […]

Photo days and yearbook deadline quickly approaching

Picture days will be on October 29 and 30. Ninth grade students will be escorted to the west seminar room, while upperclassmen will be taken to the auditorium. Order forms were provided through English teachers and are still available in room I111. “We have done a good job of dropping […]

 

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Band secures shot at state title with first place at area

Band secures shot at state title with first place at area

The band hopes to redeem themselves after upsetting results at last year’s competition. Saturday the band and high hats traveled to Memorial Stadium in Mesquite to compete in area and left with a spot in the state marching contest. Only...

 

Photo days and yearbook deadline quickly approaching

Photo days and yearbook deadline quickly approaching

There are several options for purchasing this year’s yearbook so that money is less of an issue for parents and students. Picture days will be on October 29 and 30. Ninth grade students will be escorted to the west seminar room, while...

 

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Penny Pageant gives a glimpse of Hispanic culture

Penny Pageant gives a glimpse of Hispanic culture

The dancers wore traditional costumes in their performance. (Photo by Olivia Coldhado) The student sways her hips melodically to the colorful rhythm of the Latin music. Her partner spins her towards the crowd before bringing her back to his...

 

DHS Choral Department sponsors ALS Ice Bucket challenge for teachers

DHS Choral Department sponsors ALS Ice Bucket challenge for teachers

Teachers from the high school along with some administration staff joined each other on the field while students doused them with ice water in an effort to raise money for ALS. (Olivia Colchado photo) She knew what was coming, yet the icy water...

 
 

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Personal Column: Use your 140 characters for good

Personal Column: Use your 140 characters for good

Twitter: The toilet of social media. No one spares any gruesome details. They use twitter as a funnel of their concentrated hatred and teen angst. I wish we could all just get along, but with misuse of twitter and other social media the best...

 

Poll: What about fall are you most excited for?

Poll: What about fall are you most excited for?

Today is the first official day of Fall. What are you looking forward to? What are you excited about for fall? Warm sweaters, uggs, and all that cute stuff. Holiday food... yum! Homecoming. Go Panthers! Football.. Baseball.....

 

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Volleyball finishes season with close sets against top teams in district

Volleyball finishes season with close sets against top teams in district

The varsity volleyball team played to the end growing together each game. Most of the team will return next year. (Jordan Bell photo) With only one game left in the season the Panthers are looking forward to becoming better for next season....

 

Photos: Tennis Area

Photos: Tennis Area

This past Tuesday, the varsity tennis team played advanced to Area and held their matches here in Duncanville High School. Juan Escalante photograph this match.

 
 

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Pokemon still relevant to modern gamers

Pokemon still relevant to modern gamers

An image of a popular pokemon creature, Pikachu. Despite me constantly telling them, people flat-out refuse to play Pokémon games. They always give a stubborn headshake and plenty of reason for not wanting to even try, saying things  like...

 

Boneyard Haunted House sets horrific mood perfectly

Boneyard Haunted House sets horrific mood perfectly

Boneyard is one of the top attractions during the Halloween season. (photo from Boneyard) The Boneyard Haunted House located at 2921 E. Division St., Arlington, TX 76011 is one of the largest haunted houses in Texas. The Boneyard is not just...

 

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Photos: Tennis Area

Photos: Tennis Area

This past Tuesday, the varsity tennis team played advanced to Area and held their matches here in Duncanville High School. Juan Escalante photograph this match.

 

Photos: Young Life

Photos: Young Life

Young Life had their annual Black out hang out this past Monday.

 
 
 
 
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