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  • Deciphering the Wacky Weather

    Deciphering the Wacky Weather

    Nathan Martin, Staff Writer

    March 27, 2018

    Although Texas’ weather goes all over the place, recently it seems more abnormal than usual. The month of February typically contains characteristics of spring, with blooms all around. This season became an exception, with crazy ice and very deep fog. Many speculate this perplexing weather ...

    Photo by: Nathan Martin

  • Time for a change

    Time for a change

    Harper Lowery, Staff Writer/Social Media Guru

    March 7, 2018

    In all the years of its history, DHS always chose to host a “closed prom.” The school’s closed prom policy means that strictly juniors and seniors that attend this school may attend, and no one else. The majority of other high schools allow juniors and seniors to go too, however these students...

    Photo courtesy of Lexi Nivens

  • The Importance of Academic Integrity

    The Importance of Academic Integrity

    Nathan Martin, Staff Writer

    March 7, 2018

    Around 1,000 students at DHS go to school five days a week with the purpose of learning. A growing amount of these students try to find the easy way out when faced with difficult tasks in challenging classes. When people cheat, they put their grade on the line, along with their educational credibility....

    Photo credit: Faith Myers

  • STAAR Stressers

    STAAR Stressers

    Lauren Dusek, Staff Writer

    March 7, 2018

    The STAAR a series of state mandated standardized tests used in Texas public schools. Texas requires high school students to take 4 of theses assessments: Biology, English 1, English 2, and US History. Teachers and parents work hard all year preparing students. Some students risk failing the test be...

    Photo credit: Faith Myers

Deciphering the Wacky Weather

Nathan Martin, Staff Writer
March 27, 2018

Harper Lowery, Staff Writer/Social Media Guru
March 7, 2018

Lauren Dusek, Staff Writer
March 7, 2018

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