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Lucas Barr
Lucas is a senior in his fourth year of Wingspan. As vice-president of Youth and Government on campus and at the Plano YMCA, he helps teach members bill-writing and debate. Lucas loves writing and has participated in UIL Journalism throughout high school. He plays both the violin and piano, and serves as a senior representative in orchestra, planning socials to make this final year memorable. Lucas loves politics, world events, and law, and is interning at GoransionBain Ausley this school year. Outside of school, Lucas can be found eating the best chicken around at Raising Cane’s Chicken Fingers with friends.

Contact Lucas: [email protected]

Lucas Barr, Editor-in-chief

May 28, 2020
Senior editors say goodbye as they leave The Nest (Story)
May 12, 2020
Frisco ISD ends emergency closure, delays construction (Story)
May 05, 2020
District hosts informational summer school webinar (Story)
May 05, 2020
Spanish brings health lessons to homes (Media)
Apr 28, 2020
Abbott announces plans to reopen Texas (Story)
Apr 21, 2020
Redhawks adjust to ending the year online (Story)
Apr 07, 2020
Texas gas prices tumble as industry suffers (Story)
Apr 03, 2020
Scientists begin search for COVID-19 vaccine (Story)
Apr 03, 2020
Orchestra performs “See You Again” by Wiz Khalifa via Zoom (Story)
Mar 24, 2020
Collin, Denton Counties issue stay-at-home orders (Story)
Mar 17, 2020
Frisco ISD launches eLearning (Story)
Mar 06, 2020
“Ready for the fight” (Story)
Mar 05, 2020
Frisco ISD considers teacher incentive allotment (Story)
Feb 07, 2020
Juniors drop fine arts and athletics from GPA (Story)
Feb 06, 2020
Second semester AP registration goes live (Story)
Jan 31, 2020
Youth and Government looks to set the bar with their bills (Media)
Jan 14, 2020
Aftermath of Soleimani killing leaves countries tense, students conflicted (Story)
Jan 09, 2020
District gives look into advanced courses (Story)
Dec 17, 2019
American studies students save the system (Story)
Dec 13, 2019
TISCA meet puts swim team to the test (Story)
Dec 10, 2019
9 band students advance to 5A Area (Story)
Dec 10, 2019
School board takes action on pre-K waiver, renovation contracts (Story)
Dec 06, 2019
Orchestra seniors skate to second social (Story)
Nov 21, 2019
Leading the way, Mills joins Texas Model UN (Story)
Nov 19, 2019
Classes submit presents for Adopt-an-Angel (Story)
Nov 15, 2019
Officers orchestrate early Thanksgiving (Story)
Nov 14, 2019
Orchestra sends six of their members to All-State (Story)
Nov 12, 2019
School board alters schedule, honors Redhawks (Story)
Nov 11, 2019
School board to consider extended summer, school days (Story)
Nov 06, 2019
District offers test advice with Princeton Review (Story)
Nov 01, 2019
End of daylight saving turns back time (Story)
Oct 24, 2019
Catch My Breath presents the truths of vaping (Story)
Oct 22, 2019
Students share thoughts as ceasefire between Turkey and Kurds expires (Story)
Oct 21, 2019
Tornados touch ground in DFW Sunday (Media)
Oct 16, 2019
Choir kicks off fall concert (Story)
Oct 16, 2019
Behind Closed Doors: the Student Opportunity Center (Story)
Oct 10, 2019
Better late than never, band hosts its own dance (Story)
Oct 08, 2019
17 students score spots in All-Region orchestra (Story)
Oct 03, 2019
From day to night, band keeps on marching (Story)
Sep 25, 2019
Choir students advance one step closer to All State (Story)
Sep 20, 2019
Yearbook pictures return for retakes (Story)
Sep 18, 2019
Frisco ISD hosts vaping seminar amid national crisis (Story)
Sep 12, 2019
ID badges set to make renovated return (Story)
Sep 10, 2019
Jazz band begins audition process early (Story)
Sep 09, 2019
School board meeting set for Monday (Story)
Sep 06, 2019
Students being warned not to park in staff lots  (Story)
Sep 06, 2019
No instruments allowed at Bach to School Bash (Story)
Sep 03, 2019
Waldrip speaks on state of the school district (Story)
Aug 30, 2019
Frisco ISD property owners to see tax reduction (Story)
Aug 26, 2019
Senior brings AP Art History back to campus (Story)
Aug 21, 2019
GT American Studies makes and teaches history (Story)
Aug 19, 2019
District gives new value to grades (Story)
Aug 15, 2019
New GPA changes implemented (Story)
Aug 15, 2019
Redhawks return to campus for new school year (Story)
May 29, 2019
Frisco feels the impact of HB 3 (Story)
May 29, 2019
Students have the power to fight plastic waste (Story/Media)
May 28, 2019
Legislature passes school finance reform before sessions ends (Story)
May 23, 2019
Singing not strings for orchestra final project (Story)
May 21, 2019
Students become teachers at Family Science Night (Story)
May 20, 2019
Police interaction course takes place in classrooms (Story)
May 17, 2019
Year’s work on display at ISM Final Presentation Night (Story)
May 13, 2019
Registration for summer school now open (Story/Media)
May 09, 2019
Environmental problems the focus of APES project (Story/Media)
May 07, 2019
Eighth graders get look at band with visual camp (Media)
May 07, 2019
Students without STAAR get late arrival (Story/Media)
May 07, 2019
Students taking two AP exams in one day encouraged to bring their lunch (Media)
May 07, 2019
AP Lit students create their own rubrics in final project (Media)
May 01, 2019
Venezuelan power struggle of particular interest to several Redhawks (Story)
Apr 24, 2019
Unannounced lockdown drill provides practice for staff and students (Story)
Apr 23, 2019
History club members host review lectures (Story)
Apr 16, 2019
District plans cheerleading class (Story)
Apr 09, 2019
Orchestra returns from spring trip (Story)
Apr 03, 2019
Texas House to vote on House Bill 3 (Story)
Mar 27, 2019
Two Collin County passport offices shut down (Story)
Mar 25, 2019
Damages estimated at $300-400 million from Sunday’s hailstorm (Story)
Mar 22, 2019
Trying to bounce back, softball squares off against Wakeland (Media)
Mar 08, 2019
Orchestra hosts fellow student musicians from Arkansas (Story/Media)
Mar 04, 2019
FISD Board of Trustees March meeting Monday (Media)
Mar 04, 2019
Sweepstakes honors across the board for orchestra (Story)
Feb 26, 2019
Teacher pay raise bill gets committee approval (Media)
Feb 26, 2019
Students rally for education funding in Austin (Story/Media)
Feb 22, 2019
UIL competitors hope meet leads to district success (Story)
Feb 12, 2019
State Legislature must search for school funding solutions (Media)
Feb 08, 2019
Outdoor education builds boats to stay afloat (Story)
Feb 01, 2019
Athletics department hosts first seminar on vaping (Story)
Jan 29, 2019
ID badge check results in dozens of students sent to office (Story)
Jan 25, 2019
Clearing the air (Story)
Jan 24, 2019
Youth & Government gets a financial assist from YMCA (Media)
Jan 22, 2019
Cheer finishes near top of the pyramid at UIL (Story)
Jan 14, 2019
School board holds annual reception before meeting (Story)
Jan 10, 2019
City launches coyote tracking map (Story)
Jan 09, 2019
Texas Legislature opens path for changes in education (Story)
Dec 21, 2018
Friar shines at Winter Extravaganza (Story)
Dec 14, 2018
Frisco FD leads the way in blood transfusion training (Story)
Dec 13, 2018
School board provides funds for teachers and technology (Story)
Dec 12, 2018
Semester schedule change deadline approaches (Story/Media)
Dec 07, 2018
Donation drive to support Samaritan Inn begins (Story)
Dec 04, 2018
PGA tees off bid to move headquarters to Frisco (Story)
Nov 30, 2018
Band students shake audition nerves in the classroom (Story)
Nov 28, 2018
New collection tumbles into Frisco (Story)
Nov 13, 2018
Texans testify against historical snub (Story)
Nov 12, 2018
Redhawk legislators pass their bills at district conference (Story)
Nov 09, 2018
Marching for veterans in annual celebration (Story)
Nov 06, 2018
Campus serves as a Collin County polling location (Story)
Nov 02, 2018
Clocks roll back an hour Sunday (Story)
Oct 29, 2018
Parking lot sugar rush (Story)
Oct 25, 2018
Frisco High to pioneer IB in the district (Story)
Oct 22, 2018
Band executes clean performance in final marching show of season (Story)
Oct 18, 2018
Fall concert marks choir’s first performance with new director (Story)
Oct 15, 2018
Orchestra students shine at All-Region auditions (Story)
Oct 11, 2018
Dress code more relaxed at games (Story)
Oct 04, 2018
Orchestra makes fall debut (Media)
Oct 02, 2018
ISM Students head to Independence for interviewing practice (Story)
Sep 26, 2018
State board cuts female figures from history curriculum (Story)
Sep 19, 2018
Senior’s ISM paper being presented at international conference (Story)
Sep 14, 2018
StuCo kicks off year’s first club forum (Story)
Sep 13, 2018
StuCo reaches out with advisory club forum (Story)
Sep 10, 2018
Board of Trustees holding monthly meeting Monday (Story)
Sep 06, 2018
City issues mosquito warning (Story)
Sep 04, 2018
Parents become students in new orchestra program (Story)
Aug 29, 2018
Frisco ISD hosting community events on TRE and bond (Story)
Aug 17, 2018
Full orchestra falls just short of top honor yet again (Story)
Aug 17, 2018
Frisco PD trains staff in active shooter seminar (Story)
Aug 16, 2018
Cue the music (Story)
Jun 01, 2018
Graduation name game (Story)
May 23, 2018
Lights, camera, science (Story)
May 23, 2018
Gravity reigns as physics students take on Hawaiian Falls (Story)
May 18, 2018
3D printer bring realism to science department (Story/Media)
May 16, 2018
Two paths, one exam (Story)
May 04, 2018
Journalism teacher gets Lifetime Achievement Award (Story)
Apr 25, 2018
Milking the competition at state (Story)
Apr 24, 2018
Road trip to International Conference for DECA (Story)
Apr 10, 2018
Opinion: hold the Syrian regime accountable (Story)
Mar 26, 2018
UIL team sweeps districts (Story)
Mar 20, 2018
When short on subs, school to pay teachers (Story)
Mar 20, 2018
Opinion: Grace at the tardy table (Story)
Feb 28, 2018
Turf fields to be replaced (Story)
Feb 23, 2018
AP exam registration now open (Story)
Feb 16, 2018
Representing band and orchestra, 13 students in San Antonio for TMEA (Story)
Feb 14, 2018
Old glasses can give the gift of vision to those in need (Story)
Jan 25, 2018
Soda makes its debut on campus (Story/Media)
Dec 11, 2017
Graphic novel author gives classics a new look (Story)
Dec 08, 2017
All-Region orchestra shifts locations (Story)
Nov 28, 2017
Setting the pace, WTV Daily Update wins national award (Story)
Nov 17, 2017
Teachers adjust curriculum for break (Story)
Nov 02, 2017
Counselor social media giveaway (Story)
Oct 18, 2017
Creating biomes (Story/Media)
Oct 17, 2017
Featured Athlete: Sourya Narala (Media)
Oct 17, 2017
The road to state goes through The Colony (Media)
Oct 13, 2017
New group hoping to build homes (Story)
Oct 12, 2017
Bathroom passes raise sanitary concerns (Story)
Sep 26, 2017
Opinion: Verdict in on homecoming court (Story)
Sep 18, 2017
Parents get to Meet the Teacher Monday (Media)
Sep 11, 2017
Bach and ready for a new orchestra season (Story)
Aug 28, 2017
Positive connection can benefit students (Story)
Aug 23, 2017
Sophomore advice for freshmen (Story)
Jun 01, 2017
Summer a time to get ahead for some (Story)
Jun 01, 2017
CBE deadline Monday (Story)
May 15, 2017
Summer school registration begins (Story)
May 11, 2017
Review lectures seek to help students prepare (Story)
May 09, 2017
Orchestra students set to audition (Story)
May 03, 2017
CTE Centers gives students a head start on law careers (Story)
May 02, 2017
Cybersecurity and personal data in America (Story)
Apr 19, 2017
Final preparations for AP exams underway (Story/Media)
Mar 28, 2017
Opinion: Trump misguided on his media attacks (Story)
Mar 24, 2017
UIL teams take on district (Story)
Mar 02, 2017
Book learning comes to life on field trip (Story)
Feb 28, 2017
Opinion: don’t play the system (Story)
Feb 22, 2017
Orchestras hoping to hit the right notes (Story/Media)
Feb 10, 2017
UIL teams to continue preparation (Story)
Feb 03, 2017
Review: Hurts Donut Co. (Story)
Jan 31, 2017
Opinion: CPR training should be mandatory in high school (Story)
Jan 31, 2017
Life saving skill required to graduate (Story)
Jan 31, 2017
The numbers behind American Heart Month (Story)
Jan 05, 2017
Opinion: school fundraisers about more than money (Story/Media)
Dec 16, 2016
Review: Frisco Rail Yard (Story)
Dec 14, 2016
Teacher cookie exchange (Story)
Dec 09, 2016
School hosting All-Region orchestra concert Saturday (Story)
Dec 07, 2016
Opinion: be grateful for what you have (Story)
Nov 18, 2016
Second chance shelter (Story)
Nov 10, 2016
Featured Athlete: Loren Matrone (Story)
Nov 10, 2016
Review: Hutchins hits BBQ home run (Story/Media)
Oct 31, 2016
The spooky holiday (Story)
Oct 26, 2016
Humanities students take in the opera (Story)
Oct 19, 2016
Campus Connection: volume III (Story/Media)
Sep 26, 2016
Opinion: too young to vote, but old enough to care (Story)
Sep 19, 2016
Parents to Meet the Teacher Monday night (Story)
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