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Junior works in the private event industry at ACL Live

Junior works in the private event industry at ACL Live

Brianna Lopez, Photographer

January 28, 2020

From assisting clients and making gifts to understanding the steps to create a private event till the expiration of it; junior Sidney Tishgart was able to work in the private event industry at ACL Live to gain experience, allowing her to solidify the fact that she wanted to pursue a career in the music...

Artisan makes fashion statement with unique earrings

Artisan makes fashion statement with unique earrings

Sammie Thompson, Dispatch Reporter

January 5, 2020

Miniature plastic babies, while commonly used as decorations at baby showers, are not typical in the world of jewelry. However, senior Chloe Bluemel combined these items to create her own style of jewelry. Since the beginning of this school year, Bluemel has been handcrafting her own “baby earrings,” ea...

Photographer captures chic candids

Photographer captures chic candids

Mia Folkers, Feature Editor

January 3, 2020

It was the middle of a warm day when she took the photo. She had the camera positioned just right, and all the settings of the camera were perfect. In just a few minutes she would capture pictures of all sorts of smiles and laughs. These moments captured in many images would be shared with family and fr...

Counselor Kim Gilbert adjusts to new job

Counselor Kim Gilbert adjusts to new job

Marissa Morales, J1 Reporter

December 30, 2019

This year is Kim Gilbert’s second year working at Bowie. She is one of the many counselors that helps students with the last names McE-P. Gilbert helps out students with any and every problem they have, from grades to personal problems. “[I help students with] everything,” Gilbert said. “I...

Junior debater dominates opponents

Junior debater dominates opponents

Miranda Cardenas, Feature Editor

December 27, 2019

Nick Van Lente finds a passion in arguing about difficult issues and voicing his opinions Scrambling to prepare cases, waking up at 5 a.m. and running down unfamiliar school halls frantically trying to find the right room for rounds are all in a typical Saturday for anyone apart of the Forensics te...

New choir teacher strives to make a significant impact

New choir teacher strives to make a significant impact

Javier Lozano, J1 Reporter

December 26, 2019

After the last two choir directors left the search began for a new director to take over. The role was awarded to Aaron Bourgeois. Originally from Louisiana, Bourgeois is the newest edition to the Fine Arts program. After graduating from Louisiana State University in December of 2018, Bourgeois taught...

New english teacher makes her debut

New english teacher makes her debut

John Morales, J1 Reporter

December 20, 2019

Megan Shewmake is making her debut at Bowie High School for the 2019-2020 school year. English Language Arts is Megan's specialty, having experience teaching it before in previous years at other schools. “I taught two years in Richmond,Virginia and I also taught two years in Harlem New York City,”...

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 ...

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