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Nico-teens

Nico-teens

Connor Thompson, ENN Staff

March 1, 2019


Filed under Health, Showcase

You'd be hard pressed to go to a mall and not see somebody vaping or an ad selling e-cigarettes. With bright colors and flaunting flavors like mango, cherry, or strawberry, these ads don't officially target minors, though these devices certainly do get in the hands of young people. According to the National...

Broadcast January 24

January 24, 2019


Filed under Broadcast

Today Alexsis Villarreal informs us on the big soccer game this Friday and tells us why Black Chyna is in trouble. broadcast january 24 from Alexsis on Vimeo....

Baby, it’s Warm Outside

Baby, it’s Warm Outside

Connor Thompson, ENN Staff

January 24, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase

As the seasons change from Autumn to Winter, habits and tendencies do as well. Visions of hot chocolate, warm coats, and a crackling fireplace are most common around this time, but it seems that a cold drink, shorts, and light air conditioning might be more appropriate. According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, the month of October h...

Compensation for Education

Compensation for Education

Connor Thompson, ENN Staff

November 7, 2018


Filed under Beyond The Nest, Showcase

It's 2:55 PM, and the bell rings throughout the school. Students rush out the front door, ready to begin their after-school activities. Teachers begin to pack up their things and straighten up their classrooms. They put pencils back in their drawers, paper into stacks, and do some last-minute grading....

Stefán Karl Stefánsson, Actor in Children’s TV Show LazyTown, Dies at 43+

Stefán Karl Stefánsson, Actor in Children’s TV Show LazyTown, Dies at 43+

Connor Thompson, ENN Staff

September 21, 2018


Filed under Beyond The Nest

On October 3rd, 2014, an obscure episode of the Icelandic children's show "Lazy Town" aired, where the enigmatic super villain "Robbie Rotten" and his 3 clones attempted to capture the hero of the television series: "Sportacus." Unbeknownst to the Nickelodeon TV Show, 2 years later, the song in the episode...

Kristi Canon: Triangulating Texas

Kristi Canon: Triangulating Texas

Conor Thompson, ENN Staff

August 24, 2018


Filed under Faculty Profiles, Features, Showcase

More than 30 students listen intently to Kristi Canon's instructions as the fragrant small of Scentsy Air Freshener fills room E-131. Other classes in the school are being lectured about monotonous classroom procedures and traditional first-day-of-school rhetoric, but Canon's Photojournalism class is...

Spoiler Alert!

Spoiler Alert!

Connor Thompson, ENN Staff

May 14, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

This article is about spoilers for Marvel's Avengers: Infinity War, thus, this article contains spoilers for Marvel's Avengers: Infinity War. Viewer discretion is advised. From the moment the trailer for Infinity War told us that the blockbuster would come out on April 27th, people were both dreadin...

Avicii: His Life and Legacy

Avicii: His Life and Legacy

Connor Thompson, ENN Staff

May 8, 2018


Filed under Beyond The Nest

Authorities confirmed that on April 20, 2018, 28-year-old Swedish DJ Avicii died in a hotel room in Muscat, the capital of Oman, after fighting a long, arduous battle with acute pancreatitis and alcoholism, according to a statement by his publicist. "It is with profound sorrow that we announce the loss...

Kneeding Support

Kneeding Support

Connor Thompson, ENN Staff

April 6, 2018


Filed under Showcase

The decisive soccer game against Mesquite Poteet was going bad, and junior, Tomas Hoyos, forward for Lake Ridge High School's varsity team, saw his teammates were struggling. He watched as Poteet controlled his team, until he heard what he was waiting for; he was subbed in. Tomas, without hesitation,...

A Star at Lake Ridge

A Star at Lake Ridge

Connor Thompson, ENN Staff

March 8, 2018


Filed under Student Profiles

Junior, Madison Laue poises herself in front of the hockey net, glaring down the opposing team's player. She watches the finite muscle movements of the rival player, and prepares herself. The puck flies out from the ice, straight towards the goal, and Laue blocks the shot in one relaxed movement. The...

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