THEATER: Production of Little Shop of Horrors debuts this weekend

KATELYN HESTILY, Staff writers

January 13, 2015

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The KHS Theater Department will be presenting the Little Shop of Horrors this weekend.

FASHION: Scarves – wrap-around accessory

SAMANTHA FOULKROD, Staff Writer

January 8, 2015

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Scarves are a very simple and fun accessory to make an outfit stand out. Whether it’s to clash with your shoes or just to stay warm, scarves are the answer to every outfit problem. They are especially perfect to wear during the fall with some boots and a long sleeve shirt.

MOVIE REVIEW: Annie — a hard knock remake?

HANNAH BOWMAN, Staff writer

January 8, 2015

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Viewers are feeling more tricked than treated by this 2014 remake of the 1982 “Annie”. The updated movie stars Jamie Foxx as a New York City billionaire who takes in a foster kid (Quvenzhane Wallis) for his mayoral campaign.

IT’S A BIRD, IT’S A PLANE, IT’S OVER THE TOP: My Top 10 list of hilarious superheroes

TYLER HANES, Staff writer

January 7, 2015

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Let’s count down the Top 10 comic book superheroes with a good sense of humor.

CAREER SPOTLIGHT: Becoming a tattoo artist

SAVANNAH MELTZ, Staff writer

January 7, 2015

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If you want to become a tattoo artist, there's a little more to it than just learning how to operate a tattoo machine.

Elf Movie Review

Karla Arreola, Staff Writer

December 16, 2014

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Christmas movies are a huge part of the holiday season. Elf is one of those movies that everyone likes to watch. Although it’s not a classic, it’s very well liked. The main character of the movie is Buddy, played by Will Ferrell,...

Sam Abbot – beloved classmate is everyone’s friend

HANNAH GLENN and ELIANA SANDOVAL

December 16, 2014

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Sam Abbot is a very special and friendly KHS student. Everyone seems to know him and he loves being friends with fellow classmates. Sam is always eager to give a hug or fist bump or just a friendly smile.

TOP THINGS TEENS ASK FOR CHRISTMAS: What might you want?

TRINITY MANZAY, Staff Writer

December 16, 2014

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Christmas is right around the corner. Is your list full of items or do you not know where to start?

Owner reflects on opening of Wings Over Kaufman

George Acker, staff writer

December 15, 2014

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Since 1998 Wings Over Kaufman has been serving memorable meals with the type of local, friendly service that makes one feel right at home.

MOVE OVER BARBIE: Frozen character more popular this holiday season

MIKAELYN FROST, Staff writer

December 15, 2014

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Sorry Barbie. You’ve had a long reign as the top toy for girls, but you’ll have to ‘Let it Go.’ “Frozen” dolls end Barbie’s eleven year Christmas strike.

MAJOR TRIP: Exploring the bright lights of the Big Apple

KARLA ARREOLA, Staff Writer

December 5, 2014

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Big screens, bright lights, thousands of people, and everything going in every direction. Bright colors shine in every corner and on everything you see. Taxi cabs honk as they wait for people to get inside. Advertisements and billboards catch every tourist’s attention, and restaurants are packed with hungry families waiting to experience dinner in the Big Apple.

BAND SECTION OF THE WEEK: Saxophones bring big tones

HANNAH POLK and LESLIE GOMEZ

December 4, 2014

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The band section of the week is focused on the saxophones. Every section is important for the band to sound their best during every performance and practice.

ELECTION: GOP wins Senate, Texas

CORDELL REYNOLDS, Staff writer

December 4, 2014

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Voting for federal and state government positions were held Nov. 4 and Republicans took many offices.

PUMPED UP ON PRIDE: KHS red, white & blue pep-rally

HOLLIE HUTTO and JACOB KELTNER

November 20, 2014

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KHS got loud and proud to be a lion as they had their first playoff pep-rally last Friday. The veteran themed pep-rally got everyone cheering and excited.

KNOW YOUR KHS OFFICE WORKERS: PART 1 – Ana Cordero helps students, teachers in front office

DAISY GARCIA, Staff Writer

November 19, 2014

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Working in the office is not just about calling up students, it’s also about getting to knowing them better.

ALBUM REVIEW: Beyonce — On a Roll

AMAYA FINLEY and ALIZAE MAYS

November 19, 2014

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Beyonce’s last album was in 2013 and sold millions. Beyonce said her latest self titled album is a mixture of all the genres she respects. Her music features R&B, Hip Hop, and pop, and is different from her other work with catchy rhythms and inspirational lyrics.

THANKSGIVING: How did it all begin?

TRINITY MANZAY, Staff writer

November 18, 2014

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The American tradition of Thanksgiving began with a three day feast that took place in 1621 to celebrate the great harvest the Pilgrims and Native Americans accomplished.

BULLYING CAMPAIGN: Chief Nixon kicks off anti-bullying campaign

CONNOR NIXON, Staff writer

November 13, 2014

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Chief Debi Nixon of the high school police department has started a program called the “The Bully Campaign.”

DREAMS: Interpreting what goes through your mind when you sleep

BRITTANY ALANIZ, Staff writer

November 13, 2014

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Balloons take you all the way up to the moon as you hope the birds don't pop your balloons. You're way too high up if you don't wake up you are going to be late for school, it was only a dream. Have you ever had a dream over and over again about falling, being chased, or something else. Here are some possible scenarios for your dreams.

YOUNG & RICH: The story of some successful young people

NIKKI AMARILLO, Staff writer

November 12, 2014

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Many young adults have made a mark on the business world; these are some of their stories.

NEW TREND: KHS girls shave part of head for fashion trend

CHEYENNE SHEWMAKE and ASHLEY MILLER

November 12, 2014

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A popular haircut for some Kaufman girls this summer was shaving a section of their heads. Whether it’s the back or side, they shaved it all off and most even got a design. This haircut has been seen on a lot of celebrities such as Demi Lovato, Miley Cyrus, and Melanie Brown.

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