Personal Columns

Personal Column: Filling the void

Personal Column: Filling the void

Kennedy Stidham, managing editor “Is the glass half-empty or half-full?”  The glass has seemed dry. Unfulfilled. Empty. And since I was little, I’ve been searching for something to satisfy the longings. I voiced these feelings...

 

Personal Column: Father’s verbal abuse severs relationship

Personal Column: Father’s verbal abuse severs relationship

Seven years old, waiting up past my bed time for my father who would soon call to deliver the news he wasn’t coming. I remember staying up even longer because I was so upset. Air couldn’t reach my lungs. On more than one occasion my mom...

 

Personal Column: The weight of our words

Personal Column: The weight of our words

Kennedy Stidham, managing editor In this 21st century world, the meaning of words change as often as the weather. People are so busy trying to start or follow a trend that they often forget the weight of their words and the harm they bring others....

 

Personal Column: Letting go of painful endings

Personal Column: Letting go of painful endings

Christina Sembrano, Staff Writer I still remember it vividly. On that day a special friendship had finally ran its course and came to a sudden end, but as I look back, I realized that we didn’t really have anything. At first, I was extremely...

 

Personal Column: Change in Texas Education Causes stir

Personal Column: Change in Texas Education Causes stir

Romeeka SiddiquiI walk out of calculus so relieved. My head hurts from trying to keep up with the teacher’s notes on the board, and I couldn’t leave any quicker.I know I’ll get home and watch countless YouTube videos on how to do the homework...

 

Personal Column: Anxiety attacks aren’t to be taken lightly

Personal Column: Anxiety attacks aren’t to be taken lightly

Staff writer Franklin Mejia A friend of mine asked me what it feels like to have an anxiety attack, so here you go, imagine this: Imagine taking a stroll down a beautiful field full of lush and vibrant plants. The day isn’t too hot and the...

 

Personal Column: My Bucket List

Personal Column: My Bucket List

Romeeka Siddiqui Ten Things to do before I die: 1. Adopt a puppy and name it Paris. The only pet I’ve ever had is fish so I really want a dog! Plus I’m obsessed with both Paris Hilton and the city (hence the name). 2. Attend a Britney...

 

Personal Column: Growing up with Valentine’s Day

Personal Column: Growing up with Valentine’s Day

Valarie Cardenas, Panther Prints Editor-in-Chief If the tiny teddy bears and heart shaped chocolate boxes haven’t been haunting you since the day after Christmas, then chances are, you probably don’t get out much. However, if you’re...

 

Personal Column: New hairstyle for positive cause

Personal Column: New hairstyle for positive cause

Kennedy Stidham – managing editor (before hair cut) When the year began, I had two resolutions: be a better person and actually stick to my first resolution. After years of saying I was going to improve and not following through, I was...

 

Personal Column: Rosales leaves lasting mark on lives of many

Personal Column: Rosales leaves lasting mark on lives of many

Damian Rosales leaves lasting mark on those around him. (submitted photo) It was a Monday night, and a rumor was circulating on Twitter and Instagram about the apparent death of a fellow senior. Students started sending messages to each other...

 
 
 
 
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