HIDE AND SEEK: Ancient city found just South of Cairo, Egypt

CHARLES DALL, Staff writer

February 1, 2017

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Many people have fantasized about finding a lost culture, and a group of archaeologists have done just this. Venturing about 250 miles South of Cairo, they began their dig - and found something interesting below.

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AWARD WINNER: Student writer earns statewide recognition

January 20, 2017

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The UIL announced this week that junior Courtney Bull finished third in the Lone Star Writing Contest among all 1A-4A schools.

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DROID DOMINATION: Robotics team rolls on to state

ANDRES COLUNGA, Staff writer

December 7, 2016

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The KHS robotics team competed at a regional competition on Sept. 5, and will compete at state on Dec. 8-10.

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COLD CASE: Kaufman police make arrest in 22-year-old murder

ALAN RONDAN, Staff writer

December 1, 2016

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An alleged murderer in a 22-year Kaufman cold case was recently arrested in Wichita, Kan.

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CLOWNING AROUND: News continues of creepy jesters

KATELYNN MINNICK, Staff writer

November 1, 2016

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People in clown costumes are in the news across the country. Even in Kaufman, as Halloween approached some students have been concerned about clowns trying to scare people.

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FESTIVAL FUN: Inside the State Fair and others across the country

CHRISTINE GOMEZ, Staff writer

October 21, 2016

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It’s that time of the year again, the Texas state fair is here. Grab the family and friends and head down to the State Fair to enjoy another year of fried foods, rides, and games in downtown Dallas.

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BACK IN BLACK: Black moon set to appear in Friday’s night sky

CHARLES DALL, Staff writer

September 29, 2016

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A rare lunar event will be taking place on Sept. 30 – a black moon. Although the name of this event may sound like the name of a horror or post-apocalyptic movie, this is not the case whatsoever – the moon will seem to disappear into the dark night sky.

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New high school offers big innovations – check out the photos

MICHAEL SIJ, Staff writer

September 21, 2016

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Kaufman’s new high school will be a big upgrade with new classes, library, and gyms. Here are some of the big changes that will be made to the school.

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TOUGH LOSS: Lions fall in crazy game to Lindale

KASEY RUIZ, Staff writer

August 31, 2016

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The Lions varsity football team opened the season with a heartbreaking loss 42-39 last Friday against Lindale. At 5:25 in the first quarter, Lindale scored on a screen pass from deep in Lions’ territory. Later in the quarter...

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August 30, 2016

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VICTORIA JOHNSON and KATELYNN MINNICK

May 20, 2016

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The Kaufman County area is getting several new retail stores and restaurants. All of the new stores are offering food, tires, and household items.

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The Discovery Of “Planet X”

Angel Ramos

May 20, 2016

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Caltech researchers have found evidence of a possible ninth planet on an elongated orbit, different from the rest of the planets. The ninth planet is being referred to as “Planet X” It is believed to be larger than Earth, but smaller than Neptune.

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PHISHING FOR SUCKERS: Common email, Internet scams – and how to avoid them

MACY CLOWERS and ASHLYN KITZMILLER

May 16, 2016

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Phishing is an attempt to gather sensitive information such as usernames, passwords, credit card details (and sometimes, indirectly, money). Over 15 million phishing scams happen each year.

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SIDE GIGS: KHS teachers showing their extra talents in extra jobs – PART I

HANNAH HEMPHILL and YAZMIN CARVER

March 21, 2016

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Entrepreneurism isn’t just for twenty year olds with no job, it can be people with a dream too. Some of our very own KHS teachers share this dream.

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LUCK OF THE IRISH: The history of St. Patrick’s Day

CHLOE MARTINEZ and KELLEY PERRY

March 16, 2016

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St. Patrick's Day is Thursday and many people will be wearing green. St. Patrick’s Day celebrates the Roman Catholic feast day of the patron saint of Ireland. St. Patrick died on March 17, 461 A.D. But did you know that he wasn't even Irish?

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March 3, 2016

ROAR TV: News and events from KHS SMAT team for March 2

March 2, 2016

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Check out this week's Roar TV, CLICK HERE.

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KHS coffee shop brews up fine flavors

ISABELL RAMIREZ and KELSIE EVANS

February 18, 2016

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The Lions Ground Coffee Shop is hopping during second period. As students volunteers are blending the coffee about 10 people standing in line waiting for their daily dose of coffee.The students love taking the orders of anxious customers. as the worker are taking orders on the cup,there is more workers in the back mixing the coffee together for the students that order one.

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OPINION: Peer pressure – is it really worth it?

LISA QUINTANILLA and BAILEY LAWSON

February 18, 2016

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Peer pressure is one of the most common issues facing teens today in and outside of school. As they become older, their peers generally start to play a bigger role in their lives

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