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Capriuna Howard: Strength to Move On

Capriuna Howard: Strength to Move On

Alesha Acton, Staff Reporter

March 27, 2017


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Strength is something many people wish they had, but what they don't know is that it comes from the inside. Sophomore Capriuna Howard is a living example of strength. She has faced some rough obstacles, but it has shaped her into who she is today. Ever since Howard was young, she struggled with her and her fath...

Courtney Eeds: Courtney and the Community

Courtney Eeds: Courtney and the Community

Amanda Brent, Staff Reporter

March 21, 2017


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Junior Courtney Eeds is going to be one of the new FCCLA state officers for the 2017-2018 year. Her position will be decided on April 6-8, and go through a nomination process to see what she gets. “I was in such shock and filled with joy, because it was something I strived for since I joined FCCLA ...

Emily Chenoweth: All-Around Talent

Emily Chenoweth: All-Around Talent

McKenna Mirsky, Staff Reporter

March 3, 2017


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Being a part of band for four consecutive years faces many challenges and obstacles that many can’t handle. However, this doesn’t stop senior french horn player Emily Chenoweth  from achieving what most students could never dream of doing. Chenoweth has made huge accomplishments for band such as making ...

Josh Jackson: Rocky VI

Josh Jackson: Rocky VI

Madison Kirkpatrick, Staff Reporter

March 1, 2017


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Boxing is an intense sport that requires strength, endurance and skill. Senior Josh Jackson is a student who comes from a family full of boxers. The athlete has been boxing for the past seven years. “My dad boxes professionally,” Jackson said. “And my brother boxes as well, so it kind of runs in t...

Jacob Mauldin: Nintendo Master Race

Jacob Mauldin: Nintendo Master Race

Alesha Acton, Staff Reporter

February 28, 2017


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Junior Jacob Mauldin is a junior here at Whitehouse High School. While many people may know who he is, they probably don't know about his collection. There's a lot more to people than what meets the eye. Mauldin has been collecting Nintendo devices for a long time. It all started with his father ownin...

Kamryn Hightower: A Forte Choral Member

Kamryn Hightower: A Forte Choral Member

Whitney Ethridge, Staff Reporter

February 23, 2017


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On January 27th and 28th, Whitehouse Choir held the Solo and Ensemble competition at the highschool. More than half of the choir competed in this competition either by performing a solo, ensemble, or both. Of everyone that competed, one of the most successful was sophomore Kamryn Hightower. As a soph...

A Cinematic Workplace

A Cinematic Workplace

Haley Butler, Senior Editor

February 23, 2017


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The lines grew rapidly longer while drinks were made and popcorn was bagged. Customers were building up anticipation while waiting to watch the film. Meanwhile, the employees were rushing, going as fast as their feet could take them to serve the guests the best their cinema has to offer. Seeing a movi...

Mr. Denny Whitley: The Sensei of Sound

Mr. Denny Whitley: The Sensei of Sound

Timia Cobb, Staff Reporter

February 22, 2017


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Band director Mr. Denny Whitley has been with Whitehouse ISD for more than 28 years and it has been announced as a Texas bandmaster and put into the band director's hall of fame. Whitley has put a lot of work into the Whitehouse high school, middle school, and Jr. High bands. His students and fellow ...

Student Council: Making the World a ‘Greener’ Place

Student Council: Making the World a ‘Greener’ Place

Kate McLeod, Copy Editor

February 5, 2017


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Student Council is promoting recycling by hosting a Super Bowl competition. Students can bring recyclable goods to the cafeteria and place them in the trash can for the team that they predict will win the Super Bowl. Today is the final day to participate in the competition. “Our goal is to make our community greener...

Dr. Olivia Allen: The Challenge of the Challenger

Dr. Olivia Allen: The Challenge of the Challenger

Katrina Christine and Kate McLeod

February 2, 2017


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January 28, 1986. The Challenger, a space shuttle about to ascend and make monumental history, was going to be the twenty-fifth flight of the space shuttle program. It was launching from the Kennedy Space Center in Florida. It was a cold January morning in Cape Canaveral, and that seemly harmless cold t...

Meredith Campbell: A Future Tennis Star

Meredith Campbell: A Future Tennis Star

Dylan Shakelford, Staff Reporter

February 1, 2017


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Tennis is one of the most under-appreciated sports in the world. Most people in the school probably didn't even know Whitehouse had a tennis team, but its size has increased dramatically over the past two years. People don’t realize how fun it can be when playing with the right people. Sophomore Mer...

Arbab Ahmed: From Humble Beginnings

Arbab Ahmed: From Humble Beginnings

Kate McLeod, Copy Editor

January 25, 2017


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8,542 miles from Whitehouse, Texas to Dhaka, Bangladesh. 23 hours on plane from DFW airport to Shahjalal Airport. 12 AP classes over the course of 4 years. Countless hours studying and preparing for rigorous tests. There can be only one valedictorian for the class of 2017 at Whitehouse High School. S...

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