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Knight TV News, April 19, 2021
April 19, 2021

Knight TV News congratulates the Royals new officer line, wrestling goes to district, the Waligura kids face off in Dueling Knights and more.

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Student Life
Senior Prom: The Knight Gala 2021
Jackson Cole

Near this certain event, girls may voyage for the ideal dress from different stores, while young men cocoon themselves with Axe body spray behind a suit for this celebration: Prom. The Senior Knight...

Student Life
Independence High School Band Nutcracker Concert

Over winter break, results were released for the band All-Region auditions. IHS had 25 students earn a place in one of the ensembles, including a record seven students who qualified for the area level....

Independence High School Virtual Homecoming Pep Rally 2020
Student Life
Independence High School Virtual Homecoming Pep Rally 2020

It's finally here! It's homecoming! Watch our virtual pep rally and celebrate along with us.

IHS Freshman named "America
Student Life
IHS Freshman named "America's Top Young Scientist"
Nina Amedin, Knight Press/TV Adviser

Freshman Anika Chebrolu was named the winner of the 3M Young Scientist Challenge and earned the Improving Lives Award for her efforts in helping find a cure to COVID-19. Chebrolu earned the title of...

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Mystery Behind April Fool
Mystery Behind April Fool's Day
Francesca Giacobbo April 1, 2021

April Fool’s Day , also known as “All Fools Day”, has been celebrated on April 1 for several centuries by many different cultures.  Many people have memories pranking their own family and friends on the only day...

Savion Gordon, working on his essay for English IV, in Mr. Lillie’s class. From March 1-March 15, senior Knights in English IV had to write an essay and multimedia presentation, around a current turbulent issue such as obesity, beauty standards, and others. (Jackson Cole/Knight Press).
The Pen or Hand
Jackson Cole March 19, 2021

As a hand, pen, or pencil moves on canvases and mediums, from simple paper to typing on the keyboard to any text site or digital program, there is the use of alphabets: Writing. Writing is used through the basis of self-expression,...

IHS Royals Holiday Performance
December 14, 2020

The IHS Royals are bringing holiday cheer to you right at home this year! Check out their performance in "A Happy Holiday."

Student Spotlight: Elijah Arroyo
Campbell Williams, Mayabella Stubbs, Producers • March 3, 2020

Junior and Varsity football player, Elijah Arroyo, has caught the eye of many football recruiters nationwide.

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Action/Adventure Movies set to release in 2021
Action/Adventure Movies set to release in 2021
Brianna Lannerd April 19, 2021

Film production is beginning to resume and movies that were supposed to set to release this last year are finally being released now. This year is going to be full of anticipated...

Though it has been difficult to continue fine art activities due to the pandemic, Knight Theatre hasn’t let having masks on during their performance in the UIL competition stop them from being on the stage. “The best thing about theatre is it can still work in a pandemic, we are making it work and adjusting accordingly,” said theatre teacher Mrs.Mcclung.(Photo: Nicki Behm)
Knight theatre advances to second round of UIL competition
Kayla Moraes March 19, 2021

Knight Theatre performed the one act play (OAP) "Eurydice" on Wednesday, March 17. The theatre group impressed the judges and are advancing to the district competition. The...

PHOTO: KEVIN WINTER/GETTY IMAGES
2021 Grammy winner results
Brianna Lannerd March 17, 2021

On Sunday, March 14th, the 63rd annual Grammy award show took place. 2020 was a difficult year for many, but music made coping with the pandemic easier.  This is an anticipated...

How to build a wire bonsai tree
How to build a wire bonsai tree
Sariah Ferguson March 16, 2021

If you enjoy plants and greenery in your home but can't keep them alive, then this is the craft for you! I've been creating these for a while now and have figured out the...

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Meet the Staff
Isabelle Smith
Isabelle Smith
Knight TV News- Lead Producer/ Reporter

Isabelle Smith or "Izzy," is a Freshman at IHS. Smith loves to do theatre and ballet in her spare time, but wants to pursue a degree in Journalism in college. 

Caiden Pak
Caiden Pak
Knight TV News- Reporter

Caiden Pak is a junior at IHS. Pak loves to film and edit videos and has a passion to be either a video editor or a youtuber when he grows up. His other interests are playing video games and occasionally...

Kayla Moraes
Kayla Moraes
The Knight Press- Reporter

Kayla Moraes is a sophomore at IHS. Moraes loves music and art. In her spare time, Moraes loves to paint and play instruments. Moraes plans on going to UNT to study and become a dermatologist.

R Tristen McKee
R. Tristen McKee
The Knight Press- Reporter

Tristen Mckee is a freshman at IHS. He likes anything to do with technology and  loves going outside and enjoying nature. He plans to get a job that utilizes technology. Computer science, and website...

Kaylehn Molitor
Kaylehn Molitor
The Knight Press- Reporter

Paper View Plain Text View Kaylehn Molitor is a freshman at IHS. Molitor is an actress for Knight Theater. When she isn’t on the stage, you will find her hanging out with friends or traveling....