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Choir performs at COE

Shikha Patel, Dispatch Online Reporter

April 29, 2019

On Tuesday April 23 the JBHS Choir representeded Austin and Bulldog Nation with three beautifully sung performances in the American Classic “Celebration of Choral Excellence” Competition in Houston, TX. This elite contest put us up against some of the best choir programs in the State of Texas, here are...

Bowie Band dominates at the Bluebonnet Concert Concert

Shruti Patel, Dispatch Online Reporter

April 29, 2019

Bulldawgs, the Bowie Wind Band's performance this Friday at the Bluebonnet Musical Festival earned the "Best in Festival" award and Wind Band 2 and 3 both earned the "Best in Class" awards! Here are the following scores: Wind Band IV: 90, 93.5, 94 Wind Band III: 91, 94, 95 Wind Band II: 94,...

Upcoming event to celebrate diversity

Upcoming event to celebrate diversity

Rachel Baschnagel, Copy Editor

April 17, 2019

The first ever Culture Day will be held on Thursday, April 18 at 10 a.m. in the courtyard. Multiple booths will be set up to represent various cultures, with students stationed at each to educate their peers about their culture and traditions. Teachers are invited to bring their students to the cou...

Bowie destroys UIL District Academic Meet

Shikha Patel, Dispatch Online Reporter

April 1, 2019

Bowie competitors and their coaches performed fantastically in the highly competitive academic district contest this past weekend. There were two district champion names in Accounting and Social Studies, and a clean sweep of all top four places in Accounting and finalists in almost every event the schoo...

Piano students prevail at UIL

Shruti Patel, Dispatch Online Reporter

March 25, 2019

Bowie students sat at the huge, shining black instrument that coaxing impossibly soothing and amazing melodies from it during the region 18 UIL Solo and Ensemble contest this past weekend. Different instruments and different music pieces are assigned to various students.  “I played Musette in G...

Nacho Average Food truck alarmed with smokes

Nacho Average Food truck alarmed with smokes

Shruti Patel, Dispatch Online Reporter

March 11, 2019

Parents were warned of a incident that occured on the Austin Independent School District’s Nacho Average Food Truck last month. In a letter sent to Bowie parents, Mark Robinson addressed the unexpected event that had occured. “There was a mechanical issue on the district’s Nacho average Food...

Baseball’s new turf fixes old problems

Amelie Hayne, Dispatch Reporter

February 25, 2019

Bowie’s baseball program has recently added new turf to their fields. The fields have been outdating and in need of a repair due to their unsafe conditions. The baseball team uses the fields at Bowie for their practices, games and tournaments. Coach Degalia, baseball coach believes that the turf ...

Kyle Isaiah Felix’s services information

Mo Orr, Online Editor-In-Chief

February 25, 2019

The following information has been released regarding Kyle Isaiah Felix's wake and service. An additional image has been added, an invitation to celebrate the life of Kyle Isaiah Felix.  ...

Campus bounces back after vandalism

Campus bounces back after vandalism

Shruti Patel and Rachel Baschnagel

February 8, 2019

On the morning of Dec. 13, students and staff were welcomed to school with an estimated 75 to 100 broken windows in the fine arts and athletic halls. In the aftermath of this vandalism, the Parent-Student-Teacher Association (PTSA) stepped up and held a fund raiser for school repairs and improvements. ...

The Dispatch Online earns Pacemaker finalist position

Rachel Baschnagel, Online Copy Editor

January 11, 2019

3,249 pageviews. 1,710 sessions. 1,431 users. In the days following the recent vandalism at Bowie, these were the numbers seen on The Dispatch Online as members of the community flocked to Bowie’s own student-run news site for their up-to-date and in-depth news.   A few weeks later, on Wednesday, Jan. 9, the...

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