The Dispatch

Agricultural teams compete

Abbie Brien, Staff Writer

July 21, 2018


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On April 27, the career development teams, Farm Business Management and the Bowie Vet Science team, attended their main competition of the year. Farm Business Management placed first while the Bowie Vet Science team placed sixteenth. “Placing first came as a very happy surprise to all of us, inc...

Students compete in San Francisco

Students compete in San Francisco

Abby Ong, Editor-in-Chief

July 4, 2018


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Eyes locked on the screen at the front of the room, newspaper and yearbook students from schools across the nation eagerly hope to bring home awards. On April 11-15, the Dispatch and the Lone Star staff got the opportunity to travel to San Francisco for the biannual Journalism Education Association/...

San Fransisco trip highlights journalism successes

San Fransisco trip highlights journalism successes

Abby Ong, Editor-in-Chief

July 4, 2018


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Eyes locked on the screen at the front of the room, newspaper and yearbook students from schools across the nation eagerly hope to bring home awards. On April 11-15, the Dispatch and the Lone Star staff got the opportunity to travel to San Francisco for the biannual Journalism Education Association/National...

Campus improvements to be made during summer

Maddy Rice, Managing Editor

June 21, 2018


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In your first period class, you're wearing a hoodie, jeans and a blanket around your legs. But in the hallways, you're using your jacket to dab sweat off your forehead. By second period, it’s so humid and stuffy that you’re wishing you never wore jeans. The Bowie heating ventilating and air con...

One year of Bulldog Nation

One year of Bulldog Nation

Jocelyn Brooks, Managing Editor

June 14, 2018


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A review of the first year under Mark Robinson's leadership In the beginning, students on campus were introduced to the man behind Bulldog Nation, principal Mark Robinson, who not only gave the school new leadership, but a new voice. Nine months later, it became clear his plans for the scho...

Poetry reading fundraiser deemed successful

Poetry reading fundraiser deemed successful

Faith Lawrence, Staff Writer

June 10, 2018


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On April 20, English teacher Bree Rolfe hosted a poetry reading where Bowie teachers who enjoy to write read some of their work. The poetry reading was a fundraiser for Bowie’s literary magazine, Odyssey, which features original writing from students and staff. “I figured the [poetry reading] would be fun, ...

Bowie Receives NATA Safe Sports School Award

Karis Duval, Staff Writer

June 9, 2018


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On February 1, Bowie received the National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA) Safe Sports School award for its Athletic Training Program. “James Bowie High School is honored to receive this 1st Team recognition from NATA,” said Pablo Riera LAT, ATC and Brittani Thibodeaux LAT, ATC. The awa...

Insight on the Red Cross Club

Insight on the Red Cross Club

Shruti Patel, Staff Writer

June 8, 2018


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The Red Cross Club is an organization that spreads awareness about safety and allows students to help the community through service. Freshman Mia Arguelles joined the club earlier this year in hopes of learning the importance of giving back to the community. The National Red Cross organization assigns ...

Silver Stars Spring Show; behind the curtains

Shikha Patel, Staff Writer

June 7, 2018


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The annual James Bowie High School spring show took place on April 26 and lasted until April 29. The spring show, which takes place to entertain the audience as well as a James Bowie tradition, was located in the theater on campus. “[All of the Silver Star members] bond over our last tradition...

Parent Guide to Technology 

Ashley Barber, Staff Writer

June 6, 2018


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Parents of children by now have seen education bloom into more of an online learning center, known as EdTech, rather than pencil and paper work. Parents might be asking themselves, What is Edtech?    Edtech stands for Education Technology which is where teaching lessons as well as work and research ...

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