BOOK REVIEW: Michael Scott and the Alchemist Series


October 23, 2014

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Irish-born Michael Scott began writing over 25 years ago, and is one of Ireland‘s most successful and prolific authors, with 100 titles to his credit, spanning a variety of genres, including Fantasy, Science Fiction and Folklore. He writes for both adults and young adults and is published in thirty-seven countries and in twenty languages.

PHONE APPS: Best ones for your time


October 9, 2014

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In recent years cell phones have become a necessity for many people.There are so many things to do on a phone, especially when it comes to the apps. There are a million apps that do a million different things, and here are five important ones.

KISD ALUMNI: History teacher, coach looks back on time at KHS

MEGAN SHAW, Story editor

October 7, 2014

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Many at Kaufman ISD take pride in alumni members and consider them a very important part of the community. History teacher and coach, Jonathon Batres grew up in Kaufman, went to all Kaufman schools, and graduated in 2009.

BIGGEST LOSER JOURNEY: Graduate of KHS credits show with changing her life


October 1, 2014

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One of the most compelling stories from NBC's "The Biggest Loser" was the story of Kaufman’s own Abby Rike, who lost a significant amount of weight, but gained confidence from the show.

ANONYMOUS ADVICE: Tips to help your daily life

September 12, 2014

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With nine periods in the day, we as students have a lot of work to take on. Whether you have homework or a test tomorrow, we all have to work hard to ace school.To be successful in high school, the first step is one you have to take with everything in life; make an effort and get involved.

FASHION FUN FRIDAY: Lookalikes – Karma Kelley reminds students of Popeye’s Olive Oyl

September 12, 2014

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Freshman Karma Kelley sported a nice look on Friday and reminded some students of Olive Oyl from the classic cartoon series.

ADVICE COLUMN: Black and Gold answers

November 11, 2013

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By ANONYMOUS ANNIE and SECRET SALLY The Black and Gold Advice Column always welcomes any type of question and/or problem as long as it's appropriate. Send your questions to [email protected]  If a student were to find drugs or drug paraphernalia, what should they do?  ...

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