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Penney tells stories, inspires students
By Austin Cohea | Jason Penney was raised in a small town in England  - in fact, the fifth smallest town in England. He was born in Colorado; then two years later, moved to England. Then to California for first grade, and back to England again to (More)
The moment my "good kid" status changed
by Caitlin Blackmon | feature editor Ever wondered what it would be like to try and sneak off campus? Well I tried it, and this is an account of what exactly happened. It was a day like any other. I was minding my own business, trying to avoid (More)
Black girls celebrate Black History Month
by Michelle Brooks | staff writer To celebrate the Black History Month , four junior girls have organized a way for black girls at Johnson to get in formation. “It is an empowerment of young black girls and other girls who are mixed with black (More)
Electives attract many students
by Laura Navarro | staff writer When it came down to choosing her electives for high school, junior Ananda Bhatia decided on choir for numerous reasons. “I feel like choir is almost like a family, and I love singing and doing all the different (More)
Valentine's Day on campus
by Alexis McCutchan | staff writer Valentine's Day on a high school campus means roses, candy and stuff animals - but as with other holidays, the administration is asking students to refrain from unnecessary distractions. “Things that can or would (More)
Walker and Cortez lead students into future
By Juan Villanueva | Big Stick Editor | Without help from his advisors, senior Andrew Vasquez would be very behind on his college matters. But Vasquez, who often spends his time in the Career Center, has been shaped by his advisors who have seeded (More)
Barbizon Modeling Agency comes to San Antonio
By Caylin Coleman | Roughly 300 made-up beautiful young women, from ages 13 to 18, are in attendance for a placement in the highly prestigious Barbizon modeling and acting school. One young woman in particular is senior Brooke Finch, a Patriots va (More)
What every senior should know before going to college
by Caitlin Blackmon | feature editor Embarking on the college journey is an invigorating and nerve-wracking thought that’s quickly approaching reality for second semester seniors. But just because you’re young and dumb and have limited experience (More)
Donating Hair for a Good Cause
Most people are uncomfortable with change, however for freshman Mark Lozano he had to quickly become used to it. "It felt like I was saying goodbye to something I worked on for a really long time," Lozano said. [caption id="attachment_34565" al (More)
School works to promote bullying awareness
By Randy Castillo | All through Angel’s* high school years, she would be bullied in class by the same students who bullied her in middle school. She would get her schedule changed to escape these students. Then in one situation she was put in a ne (More)
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