Personal Columns

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...

 

Personal Column: Younger years with Mom

Personal Column: Younger years with Mom

Kennedy Stidham – Managing editor What is a mother? According to the dictionary, a mother is “a woman in relation to a child to whom she has given birth”. For nine months, she houses the baby in her body, feeding it and keeping it...

 

Personal Column: Embrace your true personality

Personal Column: Embrace your true personality

Staff writer Franklin Mejia A couple of years ago we were forced to describe our personality in one word as a sort of “breaking the ice” thing. We were given about 15 minutes to think about it and then we were all going to answer it in front...

 

Personal Column: Racial profiling through crime coverage

Personal Column: Racial profiling through crime coverage

Staff writer Franklin Mejia Last Wednesday, there was a mass shooting in Detroit, killing 3 and leaving at least 7 injured.  Shocker, right? Recently, there have been a lot of mass shootings, with the most popular ones being the Boston shooting,...

 

Personal Column: Where is my happiness?

Personal Column: Where is my happiness?

Lisette Lopez accepts here medal with her team at the district cross country meet. (Elin Kornehed photo) The thoughts. The memories. They creep inside my head without even meaning to. Why are you in my head? Why can’t I sleep at night?...

 

Personal Column: Be considerate of others and stop the bullying

Personal Column: Be considerate of others and stop the bullying

Stop the bullying The other day, I was walking around the Grapevine Mall. I was talking with a couple of friends when something caught my eye. I turned around behind me and saw a blind teenager walking around. I wasn’t really shocked by this...

 

Personal Column: Why does color matter in a relationship, we are all God’s children

Personal Column: Why does color matter in a relationship, we are all God’s children

Kennedy Stidham- Managing Editor “You are going against the will of God. If God wanted whites to marry blacks He would’ve made us all the same color.”  The words, coated with poisonous judgement, stung. I stared at her, dumbfounded...

 

Personal Column: Eid al- Adha

Personal Column: Eid al- Adha

There is no place on earth as holy to people as the Kaaba is to Muslims. The Kaaba is in the center of the beautiful city of Mecca in Saudi Arabia and is a place of worship 24 hours a day. Every year, over three million bodies cram together...

 

Personal Column: Malone demonstrates courage and hope in return to Panther stadium

Personal Column: Malone demonstrates courage and hope in return to Panther stadium

Panther varsity coach Matt Allen stops to encourage Storm Malone prior to taking his place on the field in the coaching box. Malone would have been a starter on the freshman team this year had his goals not been abruptly ended in a domestic...

 
 
 
 
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