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The student news site of James Bowie High School

The Dispatch

The student news site of James Bowie High School

The Dispatch

Sauce WRLD shapes his dream

September 26, 2022

Junior Cristian Peña details his experience releasing music under the name Sauce WRLD.

MAKING MUSIC: Students in the live music club rehearse in the band room after school.

New clubs, new opportunities

Quinn Wilkinson, Digital Staff September 23, 2022

Students walk from shadow to shadow, talking, discussing, and laughing as they explore the myriad clubs at the Bowie Club Fair. Every year, the clubs featured change and shift, with both new and old groups...

Michels movitates students through musical performance

June 15, 2022

On the week before finals, Austin-based singer and songwriter Mckenna Michels held a musical performance in the library. Michels details her inspiration for making music and her songwriting process.

The Directoral: Episode Three

Mars Canepa, Austin Ikard, and Rachel Maddox May 31, 2022

In this episode of the Directoral, sophomore Mars Canepa reviews Moon Night, sophomore Austin Ikard discusses underrated Call of Duty games, and junior Rachel Maddox reviews the Brooklyn Bakeshop.

COME GET YOUR BOOK: Editor-in-Chief Lizzie Jensen hands off a yearbook to Ariana Ritzie during the first lunch distribution. This year’s book, similar to year’s in the past, came in three separate colored covers for students to pick from. “I really like the hidden Taylor Swift Easter eggs in the book,” Jensen said. “We named all of our colors used in the book after Taylor Swift albums which can be seen in the Colophon in the back of the book.”

Yearbook holds annual Distribution Day

Reagan Zuniga, Managing Editor May 30, 2022

Staff resumes its first in- person event in two years 8,317 pounds of yearbooks were hauled into the courtyard to be distributed to students and staff. With over 300 pages, the yearbook staff worked rigorously...

Lacrosse senior captain competing in college

Natalie Cullen, Online Editor-in-Chief May 26, 2022

Eyes watching the match unfold, girls lacrosse senior captain Reese Wilson stands strong as the last line of defense between the opposing team and the goal. The ball comes flying her way.  Bang! The...

LEGO Star Wars review

Mars Canepa, Dispatch Reporter May 12, 2022

ZERO GRAVITY: Dorer launches himself into the air off of the raised course. Dorer enjoys riding during the weekends at House Park. “My favorite memory with my BMX bike was definitely the first time I got free bike parts,” Dorer said. “That was a really cool feeling because I knew my riding was getting more recognition.”

Wheelie into the world of BMX riding

Anna Bea Heise, Photo Essay Editor May 10, 2022

BMX riding is a lesser known sport where riders race on tracks with rollers, jumps, and turns to challenge their skills. Senior Ethan Dorer has been a competitor in this sport since his early childhood. “I...

Arms in air, senior Lauren Chou performs her solo in the spring show. Being a senior on the team, Chou is thankful to have one last performance with her team to showcase everything they have accomplished this year. “It’s a bittersweet feeling getting to perform with my team for the last time,” Chou said. “It’s especially sad since it is a lot of the seniors last time performing.”

Silver Stars perform their last show of the year

Izzy Rejino and Natalie Cullen May 3, 2022

As she goes down into the splits to hit her final pose, senior Silver Star captain Alyssa Coltharp realizes she has just finished performing her last performance as a Silver Star.  The spring show...

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