News

Councilman Toney visits library

Councilman Toney visits library

By Christopher Herrera | Councilman Keith Toney visited the library after school yesterday to take “shelfies” – pictures in front of the bookshelves – with everyone who was lined up to snap a shot with him. Councilman Toney has been in office since August 14, when he was announced the new councilman. Councilman Toney said […]

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Riders Remember at 9/11 Ceremony

Riders Remember at 9/11 Ceremony

Audio Story By Julianna Debruine

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Class of 2014 walks stage

Class of 2014 walks stage

On June 6 more than 500 Rough Riders crossed the stage at Joe and Harry Freeman Coliseum.

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Features

Girls Inc. inspires leaders

Girls Inc. inspires leaders

By Angel Sabater Girls Inc. is for teen girls which meets every Monday during all lunches in room L109. This program provides more than 138,000 girls across the U.S. and Canada with solutions to every-day life situations. Trained professionals mentor and guild girls to be strong, smart, and bold. Girls Inc. is a girls only […]

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The Isshoni Anime Society at Roosevelt H.S.

The Isshoni Anime Society at Roosevelt H.S.

By Angel Sabater They all have their own reasons why they watch anime. Whether it’s because a friend introduced them to anime or just happens to flip through a channel on TV and anime is on. “From watching Naruto; it’s how I got into Anime,” said freshman Josh Mancha. The Isshoni Anime Society at the […]

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Student’s Art Showcased at Capitol

Student’s Art Showcased at Capitol

By Josie Guzman | On March 9 a reception will be hosted by YAM (Youth Art Month) in honor of those students from all over the state that will have their art showcased in the Texas State Capitol in Austin. Those selected include junior Jaycob Davila. “Art has always been kind of an outlet for […]

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Sports

Varsity defeats Lee in close match

Varsity defeats Lee in close match

By Juan Villanueva | On Thursday evening, varsity tennis showed that Roosevelt’s “Rider Pride” really is alive. In a four-hour match that ended with a tie breaker , the tennis team beat Lee 10-9 , bringing their district record to 1-3. “We lost to the usual teams,” junior Maxwell Ulbert said. “If we beat Mac and Madison, […]

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Athletic boosters prepare for 40th annual dinner

Athletic boosters prepare for 40th annual dinner

By Eric Young and Precious Brown | On Thursday Sept. 25 the athletic booster club is holding their 40th annual sausage fundraiser dinner in the cafeteria to raise money for the athletic program. “It is the only fundraiser of our booster club we have for our athletics programs so what ever we generate through that […]

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Track Athletes Head to Area

Track Athletes Head to Area

By Antonio Watson and Emarald Robinson | Courtesy Photos | Seven track athletes are headed to area this week following top 3 places at the district meet last week. Sophomore Vanessa Redix placed third in the high jump at 5’0″. “My goal is to pass 5’4″ in regionals,” Redix said. ”My biggest inspiration is my Dad […]

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Entertainment

Gallery: RTC, Choir perform in Fame

Gallery: RTC, Choir perform in Fame

Roosevelt Theatre Company and members of the choir performed the musical Fame Feb. 5-6 and 11. The original last date was set for Feb. 7, but was changed to Feb. 11 due to potential icy conditions. Photos by Jennifer Solis  

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Review: Pac Man and Ghostly Adventure

Review: Pac Man and Ghostly Adventure

By Antonio Watson | Pac is Back…but sadly, it’s not much of a good return. Pac Man and the Ghostly Adventure was released in late October of 2013 for the Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, and Xbox 360 consoles. It was made to bring a new spin to Pac Man to catch the […]

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Supernatural Mid-Season Finale Leaves Viewers Hanging ‘Til January

Supernatural Mid-Season Finale Leaves Viewers Hanging ‘Til January

By Josie Guzman | From monsters and ghosts to angels and demons, Supernatural on the CW network has just hit the mid-season finale of its ninth season, and has yet to disappoint. Released on Sept 13, 2005, Supernatural is an American horror/drama television series. The show is now a nine-season series that was created by […]

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