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My pet puppy has helped me through rough times

My pet puppy has helped me through rough times

Salma Silva, Staff Writer

December 14, 2017


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Dogs are considered a man’s best friend. It’s true. My dog has helped me through a lot this year. In the beginning of the year I was going through a really difficult time with myself. It was unexpected and I was emotionally hurting myself and others by my actions. I had begged my mom about wanting...

I enjoy taking photos when I’m traveling

Jacqueline Mata, Staff Writer

December 14, 2017


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Everyone likes something, right? I like traveling out of town, I don't do it very often because of money and time problems, but when I travel I take advantage of it. I also like taking pictures, I do that more often than anyone else does. It's pretty much something I would like to do more often when...

Freshman Year So Far

Fernando Martinez, Staff Writer

December 13, 2017


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If I was told to describe high school being a freshman, I have to say it was nothing like I thought it would be. Middle school taught me so much, and the years passed by so fast. I usually tried to not worry about going back to school, but the days kept getting closer and I didn’t really know what...

My experience in Chicago

Mauro Flores, Staff Writer

December 13, 2017


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About three years ago my dad took me to Chicago, Illinois. My dad was born in Chicago. He thought it would be nice for us to visit his hometown. We left Laredo on an early Friday morning. For the trip to Chicago we drove in a rental car. We made several stops. Our first stop was in Dallas. Our...

My 2k17

Dafne Naranjo, Staff Writer

December 13, 2017


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My 2017 mostly consists of my birthday/quinceañera, my best friends’ birthday, and the snow day we had here in Laredo. For my birthday I went out with my family and friends, we didn’t do much just went out and had fun after all it was my birthday. My family was still making plans and trying to...

Mixed Feelings

Lauren Medellin, Staff writer

December 13, 2017


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Feelings... Feelings are things you have no control over. So, you can’t control who you fall for. When you fall for someone you feel every single emotion. You feel total happiness, sadness, excitement, disappointment, love, hate, heartbreak, and so much more. When you fall in love you have to ask ...

Nixon JROTC receives 11 awards at competition

Nixon JROTC receives 11 awards at competition

Addy Melgar, Staff Writer

December 13, 2017


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The J.W. Nixon Mustang Battalion went to Rio Grande City to compete against other ROTC programs. There were some pretty good schools out there. The competition was tough but the day was more about having fun and getting to know new people from other schools. The environment was really friendly and...

Darrell K. Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium in Austin

Darrell K. Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium in Austin

October 30, 2017


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Darrell K. Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium is located in downtown Austin.

My first Mass Communication Week experience at Texas State University

My first Mass Communication Week experience at Texas State University

Aryanna Rodriguez, Staff writer

October 20, 2017


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This past Tuesday I had the opportunity to go out to Texas State and attend Mass Communication Week. This trip definitely helped me learn a lot more about media and all that it has to offer. It really got me thinking about majoring in communications because of all it has to offer. When we arrived...

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