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Swift climbs quickly to top of charts with re-recorded album

Abby Mendez May 11, 2021

Very few artists manage to keep up with music trends and stay relevant, but since her debut in 2006, Taylor Swift has managed to redefine herself as an artist across multiple genres, while breaking numerous...

Color guard finds success at international competition

Abby Mendez April 21, 2021

The Bryan Color Guard kicked off the winter-guard season with seven out of ten competitors advancing in the Winter Guard International virtual competition. The team also placed first in the virtual Texas...

Dress code changes allow students comfort, self-expression

Abby Mendez January 28, 2021

Prior to the start of the new school year, the school board approved dress code changes for all high schoolers in Bryan ISD. The changes include the ability to wear athletic wear and students are now...

Damaged gym floor to be remodeled based on community input

Abby Mendez October 12, 2020

Due to a massive hail storm that came through in mid-July, the roof over Gym 1 was heavily damaged and the floor was beyond repair. In light of the turmoil that the country and community has been facing,...

Quarantine Nostalgia: Childhood series gains new followers on Netflix, renews love in old fans

Abby Mendez September 21, 2020

This is a three part series exploring Avatar: The Last Airbender and related entertainment. I have gotten a lot out of quarantine- both good and bad- but I think the most surprising thing that I have...

Up, up, and away: Sophomore pole vaulter sets new school record, loses season to COVID

Abby Mendez May 31, 2020

With UIL abruptly cancelling all sporting events due to the COVID-19 pandemic, many athletes had to say goodbye to the season they thought they would have. For some students, it was their final year of...

Identity crisis: Movie connects to viewers through moving musical number

Abby Mendez April 15, 2020

Everyone has a favorite song. Whether it be rock, classical, or pop, when you ask someone to name their favorite song, they can name at least one.  If you ask anyone they will probably also tell you...

Cosmetology program utilizes former student’s experience to prepare next generation

Abby Mendez February 19, 2020

The cosmetology department has deep roots that have helped ground the program and make it flourish. Teacher Sharonda Williams first started with the cosmetology program in 1989 while attending Bryan High....

Get back in the box: Tips to help extroverts be more quiet and reserved

Abby Mendez January 28, 2020

To all the extroverts out there, isn’t it hard always being the most outgoing and friendly person in the room? Do you ever sit at parties and think: “Wow, I just wish I wasn’t so good at talking?” There...

TikTok app impacts teens through trends, music, dancing

Abby Mendez November 11, 2019

Internet trends come and go, but a select few manage to grow and adapt with the times. Although popular media sites like Instagram, Snapchat, and Facebook have taken on very similar appearances and functions,...

Students lead worship at flag pole during global day of prayer

Abby Mendez October 16, 2019

See You at the Pole is a student-initiated, student-organized, and student-led event. A global day of student prayer, See you at the Pole began in 1990 as a grassroots movement with ten students praying...

Just what the Doc ordered: Google’s word processing platform meets all consumer needs

Abby Mendez September 19, 2019

There are important things to argue about in life like political issues, environmental change, and how expensive stuff is (news flash: it’s really expensive). However, there are also completely trivial...

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