November 2019

Marching towards a bright future

Reported by Zoe Riddles    Our Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps program, or JROTC for short, has recently renovated their building. The building began its construction in June of 2018 and was completed thirteen months later….


First pitch coming soon for softball

Reported by Alejandro Barbosa   The softball season is a few months away, but Coach Friesenhahn is already looking forward to an exciting season. Friesenhahn has been teaching at Madison since 2003. While coaching her varsity…


Why?

By Lillian DeLeon   It was 3 am and I still couldn’t sleep. I’d been laying down since 9 pm, I was tossing and turning trying to get comfortable but I just couldn’t. In the…


Remembering Homecoming

Reported by Julian Spindola On October 18th, Madison high school held its annual Homecoming game. Thousands of people showed up for a great time. Homecoming is a Texas tradition, with Southwestern University in Georgetown and…


Fortnighters

Paying the price to be the best online

Reported by Alejandro Barbosa Online gaming is still a relatively new activity for those seeking entertainment, and that enjoyment translates into big bucks for the game manufacturers. Video game revenue in 2018 reached a new…


Everyday

by Ana Gonzalez Paneque Every day I wake up and I count the birds.  The birds are my friends so it’s the least I could do. If you squint through the bars you can see…


Homecoming Happiness

By Trinity Brian   Homecoming Week 2019 was one to remember but the highlight was during halftime when the names of Jordan Allen and Michael Gerkin were announced as Queen and King. The event followed…


A conversation with Mr. Zimmerman

By Larissa Bates       Ironically, Mr. Zimmerman never thought he would become a principal. In fact, his dream job while growing up was a physical therapist, because he “always liked science.” “I was a…


Multiple Mavericks

    If you are walking down the hall and you think you are seeing double, or even triple, don’t worry.  Madison has many sets of twins and even triplets at our school. In fact,…


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