The Eagle's Tale

Health occupations students to advance to state

Chandler Shaw, Staff Writer

March 5, 2010

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Five students will advance to the state Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA) competition in Houston April 15-17. Shannon Osburn will advance in Veternary Assisting, Beth Winters in Epidemiology, Veronica Trowbridge...

Honors titles unveiled at social

Iliahna Saldana, Staff Writer

March 4, 2010

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With boots on and cowboy hats tilted, students dressed up for the western-themed social, Feb 20. Class favorites, Junior "Who’s Who," "Senior Mosts" and "Mr. and Miss CHS" were unveiled in the auditorium at 8 p.m. to kick...

Blood Drive

Chelsea Minton, Staff Writer

March 4, 2010

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As the nurse prepped the equipment, senior Vincente Saldana waited with his nerves buzzing as he prepared himself to give blood for the first time. Thursday, Feb 25 Key Club sponsored its semi-annual spring blood drive for...

Chapter celebrates National FFA Week

Shelbie Belott, Associate Editor

March 1, 2010

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FFA members participated in National FFA week through community service and agriculture education Feb. 20-27. FFA week begins on former President George Washington’s birthday. FFA is devoted to following the practices of...

Students shadow at local businesses

Chandler Shaw, Staff Writer

February 25, 2010

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Broadening their potential career opportunities and learning about different jobs, 17 students job shadowed at different local businesses. The job shadowing program allows Business Leaders of Tomorrow members who attend meetings...

UIL academic teams score at Randall Invitiational Meet

Hope McGee, Staff Writer

February 25, 2010

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Twenty students placed at the Randall Invitational Academic UIL competition on Saturday Feb. 13. The large school competition included Randall, Lubbock High and Canyon. The Current Events team placed first, with Ellie Ward...

Hat day to benefit Haiti relief effort

Eddie Kahler, Associate Editor

January 25, 2010

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Students can wear hats Monday, Feb. 1 to help support disaster relief in Haiti.  Second period teachers will collect $1 from each student.  Proceeds from the event, sponsored by Key Club, will go straight to the American Red...

Teacher recalls warm memories of North Pole adventure

Chelsea Minton, Staff writer

December 17, 2009

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The school children run outside as the bell for recess rings. It’s dark outside and the temperature is nearing -1 degrees.  The children strap on their ice skates and race to the frozen pond, their laughter audible from the...

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