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Band hopes to march its way to state

Band hopes to march its way to state

Kennedy Williams, WTV Staff Reporter

October 20, 2017


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Performing at the football game Friday night, the marching band will have a short turn around as it competes in the regional University Interscholastic League at Little Elm Stadium at 4 p.m. Saturday. “During the final weeks’ preparation, the staff has been meeting diligently to make sure that...

Whistling through art

Whistling through art

Brooke Colombo, Editor-in-chief

October 19, 2017


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Pre-AP Art I classes embarked on a project where they created a clay sculpture that doubles as a whistle, combining their creativity with physics. “We wanted to do a 3D sculptural type of project in clay, and make a musical instrument or whistle that would be functional as well as decorative,” art teac...

Artistic Expressions: volume 3

Artistic Expressions: volume 3

October 18, 2017


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Hundreds of students on campus take part in the many fine arts courses offered at school and each week Wingspan profiles one such student in this weekly feature.

Orchestra has 19 chosen for All-Region

Orchestra has 19 chosen for All-Region

Brooke Colombo, Editor-in-chief

October 17, 2017


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19 Orchestra students made All-Region after competing against other Frisco, Plano, and Prosper ISD students. “This is known as the most competitive region in the state of Texas,” orchestra director Julie Blackstock said. “To make all region orchestra is an incredible honor. There were 800 entries for Region...

Competition season begins for color guard

Competition season begins for color guard

Vinanti Vemulapalli, WTV Staff Reporter

October 16, 2017


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Part of the halftime show at football games, color guard's competition season is underway. WTV’s Vinanti Vemulapalli has the details.

Review: Dark Hour brings out the scare

Review: Dark Hour brings out the scare

Brooke Colombo, Editor-in-Chief

October 13, 2017


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As Halloween approaches, many people are looking to get into the spooky spirit, and haunted houses are a great way to do just that. At number four on Haunted Attraction Association’s top ten list, Dark Hour allows visitors to really immerse themselves in what Halloween is really about: primal fear. That’s exact...

Orchestra kicks off its concert season Thursday

Orchestra kicks off its concert season Thursday

Marisa Uddin, WTV Special Projects Producer

October 12, 2017


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Orchestra’s first concert of the year takes place Thursday in the auditorium starting at 7 p.m. “[Thursday's] concert is the fall concert. We have three concerts a year plus our UIL contest, so this is an annual thing,” Assistant Orchestra Director Victoria Lien said. “It’s a good way to show of...

From layouts to leaps

From layouts to leaps

Kasey Harvey, Sports Editor

October 10, 2017


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For some students, academics are the focus. But for junior Mallory Kalka, it’s a full plate between Red Rhythm, dance, and coaching. “I'm in drill team as a first lieutenant and I’m also on a company team at my studio,” Kalka said. “I have a job at Kurt Thomas gymnastics where I teach preschoolers fr...

Band and color guard set their sights high

Band and color guard set their sights high

Brooke Colombo, Editor-in-chief

October 5, 2017


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Band has their second competition of the year, the Carrollton-Farmers Branch Tournament of Champions, this weekend on October 7. The band previously scored sixth in the 5A school category and 18th overall at their competition in South Lake last weekend. They’re now looking to improve their scores...

Marching bands on showcase Tuesday

Marching bands on showcase Tuesday

Jamille Johnson, WTV Staff Reporter

October 3, 2017


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All nine Frisco ISD schools will showcase their talents and work they’ve been putting in since summer in front of parents, family, friends and students, at The Star in Frisco from 7 to 9:30 p.m. on Tuesday as part of the Frisco ISD Marching Band Showcase. The event showcases what the band is wo...

Cut-outs comprise zentangle art project

Cut-outs comprise zentangle art project

Anya Thakur, Guest Contributor

October 2, 2017


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Using magazine cut-outs and incorporating them into a complex zentangle drawing using fifteen or more different types of line, pre-AP Art 1 classes created distinctive pieces of art in an early year assignment. "The objective of this project is to create beautiful images from repetitive patterns using...

Review: Lita’s mixes it up

Review: Lita’s mixes it up

Prachurjya Shreya, Staff Reporter

September 29, 2017


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People don't typically associate Tex-Mex with Indian food, but at Lita’s La Mexicana, they feature a Tex-Mex Indian Fusion. Offering chicken tikka tacos as a non-vegetarian option and paneer paradise as a vegetarian option, all the items on their menu offer a very authentic Mexican take along with multiple fusion options. Upon walking in, there is a friendly ho...

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