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Ghosts, journalists haunt sacred ground at Menger Hotel

San Antonio's Historic Menger hotel is home to over a century of rich history, and some believe the Menger is also home to ghostly spirits. Photo by Kristen Shepard.

November 16, 2012

By Kristen Shepard Staff Writer SAN ANTONIO - At the historic Menger Hotel, it is Halloween all year long. Though guests will not always be in costumes, and you may get a confused look if you say “trick-or-treat”, the hotel’s many ghosts give the hotel a haunted feel year-round. With its historic art and Victorian architecture, the Menger has be...

Paparazzi popping on Pulitzer Prize photographer

Journalism students from around the nation attempt to give their undivided attention to renowned journalist, Gonzalez, as he gave a presentation.  But the photographers surrounding him received more attention after getting on stage and invading Gonzalez's personal space in order to obtain the perfect photo.  Photo by John Loop.

November 16, 2012

By Jordan Bickham Staff Writer SAN ANTONIO - High School journalists from all over the country fill the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention center’s ballroom, listening intently to Pulitzer Prize winning photographer Rodolfo Gonzalez. Gonzalez, a San Antonio native who currently works for the Austin Amer...

Students get fired up for JCL state competition

March 29, 2012

By Kelly Stewart Opinions Editor Students in CHS’s Latin Club have been brushing up on what they know this week to face off in the State competition for the Junior Classical League. Tomorrow morning they will set off for San Antonio to Tom C. Clark High School for the competition which wi...

Coppell Madrigals sing sweet victory in competition

March 7, 2011

Beth Anne Carroll Staff Writer This past weekend, the Coppell High School Madrigal singers traveled to San Antonio to compete in the Texas Madrigal Festival. 32 choirs from across Texas competed for the distinction of 2012 honor choir. The Coppell Madrigals were named third runner up. In the...

Player rotation, among other things causing Mavs 3-1 deficit

April 27, 2010

By Travis Bremner Staff Writer The Dallas Mavericks are on the brink of being eliminated from the NBA playoffs short of their ultimate goal yet again tonight at the hands of their arch rival San Antonio Spurs. Down 3-1 in the series, odds are not in Dallas’ favor to come back and win – only...

Truly a Texas girl

November 10, 2009

By Rebecca Fowler Staff Writer Everything’s bigger in Texas, and we are proud of it. Not only do we sport the world’s largest cowboy boots (found in San Antonio), but we also have the most pride and the biggest hearts… to name just a few of the reasons the state holds a special place in my...