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High-Tech High School

Nick Lanier, Reporter

January 5, 2017

Modern technology such as new phones, laptops and tablets are sweeping the world in the 21st Century. All of this new technology is hitting the world’s schools too. These new devices can significantly help teachers in many ways, suc...

Fun Facts

Carly Maisel, Reporter

January 5, 2017

Peaches are a part of the almond family The average raindrop falls at seven miles per hour A hummingbird weighs less than a penny Alaska has the highest percentage of people who walk to work The state of Amine h...

Hey Mickey!

Claire Miller, Reporter

January 5, 2017

On December 1st, nine members of the Melissa High School Varsity cheer team boarded a plane and left a cold and rainy Texas for a bright and sunny Florida. These lucky ladies were given the unbelievable opportunity to represent Meliss...

January

Delacy Dennis - Claire Miller, Collaboration

January 5, 2017

I cheated on every math test Sophomore year. I never got caught.   I believed in Santa till I was 14.   I've missed first period 20 times this year. ...

January Horoscopes

Cindy Nevarez and Abby Christian, Collaboration

January 5, 2017

Aries (March 21-April 19)- 2017 is going to be your year! So many exciting positive changes will be happening in your life. Stick to your New Year’s resolutions and you will be able to accomplish so much more in the future. Ta...

Wish List: Restaurants

Kate Abbe and Katy Belanger

December 9, 2016

With Melissa growing rapidly, students have been patiently waiting for more places to go to eat. Conversations of places people wish were in Melissa, have been present throughout the hallways and in the classrooms. We decided...

December Confessions

Delacy Dennis - Claire Miller, Collaboration

December 9, 2016

These are the top three senior quotes from December! “The day I leave Melissa is the day I die.” “I go to the mall more than I do my homework.” “I paid someone to write an essay for me.” ...

Angel Tree

Sally Clemmons, Staff Writer

December 6, 2016

The Salvation Army has a unique way for you to give back. This program is called the Angel Tree. Angel Tree is a way to make the holidays memorable for more than 50,000 children and special needs adults in DFW. To get involved,...

Melissa Basketball 2016: Preview of the Season

Jacob Fowler, Staff Writer

December 6, 2016

Basketball season is beginning here at Melissa High School, MHS, and the players are working hard to prepare for the fast approaching season. One player who is working hard is Jeremiah Hansen, a freshman at MHS. He went on to sa...

Palio´s

Marco Morales, Staff Writer

December 6, 2016

For the past couple of years Melissa, TX has been growing and in November, a new restaurant opened. Palio’s is a pizza place, but it not only serves pizza, but also pasta, salads and sandwiches. The Palio´s in Melissa has so...

Riddle Me This

Me'Chelle Williams, Staff Writer

December 6, 2016

If you spell me backwards you get the same name, you can get in the front but never the back, I only go in circles. What am I?               Answer: Racecar...

Culture Curiosity

Nick Lanier, Reporter

December 6, 2016

Many schools have a wide range of religions and cultures in their population, and Melissa High School is no different. It is important to learn about different cultures, especially in this day and age, as it will allow people to ...

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