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  • A Struggle Turns Jalen Freeman into a Leader

    A Struggle Turns Jalen Freeman into a Leader

    Alejandra Salazar, Reporter

    April 24, 2018

    As senior year approaches, junior Jalen Freeman is expected to be a big leader on the football team. “He’s gonna be one of our leaders, especially on defense... He’s gonna be a third year returning starter and he’s gonna be huge for our defensive line,” Coach Nick Stokes said. Freeman ...

    Jalen Freeman (40 Right) who will be a captain on the football team next year has gained leadership skills without the presence of his father.

    Natalie Turner

  • How Electronics Affect Academics

    How Electronics Affect Academics

    Bella Rodriguez, Reporter

    April 24, 2018

    The rise of mobile multiplayer games like PUBG and Fortnite has made smartphones more addictive. “I have a handful of students who pretty consistently...have their phones in their laps... And I see, it’s some kind of game,” social studies teacher Amy Jones said. “They distract you from w...

    The amount of time students spend on electronics affects their grades either for the better or for the worse.

  • New door policy causes school-wide changes

    New door policy causes school-wide changes

    Chelseia Blair, Reporter

    April 11, 2018

    Students have been using multiple doors to enter the school since Independence has been opened. Recently, administration has created a new locked door policy stating that all students must enter from the front or cafeteria doors at all times. “All access points will be directed to the front. ...

    The front door of the school is now the primary source of entry for all students.

  • The Frisco Bears Meet New Challenges This Season

    The Frisco Bears Meet New Challenges This Season

    Ashley Moore, Reporter

    April 9, 2018

     The Frisco ISD Lacrosse team has been bringing students from all high schools together for ten years. Last year the Frisco Bears went to playoffs for the very first time. “Our first ever playoff win as Frisco Lacrosse was last year… We went to the Regional Championship game and lost unfortunate...

    Senior Arturo Lopez charges for possession of the ball in the fourth quarter of the lacrosse game against Southlake as the Frisco Bears fight for another win.

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A Struggle Turns Jalen Freeman into a Leader
How Electronics Affect Academics

How Electronics Affect Academics

April 24, 2018

The Frisco Bears Meet New Challenges This Season

The Frisco Bears Meet New Challenges This Season

April 9, 2018

From Trust To Training

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February 9, 2018

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