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Ladden astounds the Internet with his mystical illusions

Ladden astounds the Internet with his mystical illusions

Anna Holme, Photographer

November 11, 2019

The idea of magic shows and magicians has been a topic of entertainment for decades. From simple party tricks to sold-out shows, this genre is well-received by many. But with the advent of social media and it’s proliferation in society, more and more magicians are flocking to use its resources to ...

Breeding bulldogs brings in big bucks

Breeding bulldogs brings in big bucks

Mia Folkers, Feature Editor

November 7, 2019

Entering his home, he is greeted by eight energetic dogs, each bursting with happiness due to his arrival. The excitement from the canines creates a warm-hearted feeling and an immediate interest in their presence. Settling them down, he removes his backpack and embraces a job that has become part o...

Teen model seeks opportunities in L.A

Teen model seeks opportunities in L.A

Miranda Cardenas, Feature Editor

November 6, 2019

Parker Swett hopes to boost his career as an influencer by growing his modeling image With bright lights shining on him as he strikes pose after pose, the camera’s shutter can be heard clicking picture after picture as a crew stands by with various lights and outfits to make sure everything is lo...

The power of coding: junior produces apps

The power of coding: junior produces apps

Amorah Schultze, Feature Editor

October 21, 2019

The breeze carried chlorine from the pool, soft waves lapping at the shallow end, enticing anyone to step in for a swim. But he was too preoccupied with his computer, the sound of a keyboard as steady as the beat of his heart. The previous summer, it was adding data to his second app, Swim Stats. This t...

Senior graduates early to take off on a global adventure

Senior graduates early to take off on a global adventure

Miranda Cardenas, Feature Editor

October 17, 2019

While most seniors will be gearing up for the final semester of high school in early January and getting ready to go off to college, senior Cara Spradling will be getting ready to embark on the trip of a lifetime. Spradling plans on graduating early and using what would be the last semester of her hig...

Young filmmakers showcase their talents

Young filmmakers showcase their talents

Dylan Ebs, Reporter

October 8, 2019

Millions of teens go to the movie theater every year and millions more watch movies on Netflix and other subscription services. But what if you had the opportunity to work on one of these movies? For two students here at Bowie, this opportunity has become a reality. Freshmen Natalie Cullen and Ty...

Bowie welcomes a new nurse

Bowie welcomes a new nurse

Shruti Patel, Online managing editor

October 7, 2019

This school year, the Bowie community welcomed a new nurse on campus. Mary Smith is the new nurse on campus who strives to promote wellness throughout the school. She previously worked at Del Valle High School and was one of the two full time registered nurses and a full-time nursing assistant. Here,...

Junior entrepreneur sparks up profits

Junior entrepreneur sparks up profits

Mia Folkers, Feature Editor

October 3, 2019

Caden Cooper’s candle business offers a variety of scents and sizes for every season The heat is rising, soy wax simmers into a bubbling magma. He gently pours the soothing fragrances of lemon, lime, and jasmine into the pot. Finishing up the wax, he secures the thin wick to the bottom of a glass ...

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