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Austin’s Small Venues

Austin’s Small Venues

November 12, 2018

Austin is commonly known as the live music capital of the world. Large music festivals throughout the year,like Austin City Limits, help establish Aus...

The History of Lamppost Coffee

The History of Lamppost Coffee

November 12, 2018

Round Rock is surrounded by locally owned and operated businesses. Lamppost Coffee, located across the street from Round Rock High School at 1205 Round ...

“Marching Music’s Major League”

“Marching Music’s Major League”

October 29, 2018

In the world of marching band there are many levels of professionalism, just like other school activities. In football, there is high school, collegiat...

Homecoming Parade

Homecoming Parade

October 18, 2018

The homecoming parade was filled with 69 floats, team bonding, and candy. The route is two miles, beginning at St Williams Catholic Church, and ending at the 1100 building of the school.

Tragedy Strikes ‘Tio’ Dan

Tragedy Strikes ‘Tio’ Dan

October 10, 2018

Long time local restaurant Tio Dan’s Puffy Tacos faced catastrophe in late August of 2017 when a fire broke out and forced the Round Rock stapel to close and cost the establishment an estimated amount of $250,000. This was one of the many challenges for the restaurant's owner Dan Balderas had to face in his lifetime.

Austin Events

Austin Events

October 4, 2018

Austin City Limits Music festival 10/5/18-10/7/18  10/12/18-10/14/18 ACL is a huge music based event held in Austin. This year, popular artist such as Khalid, Shawn Mendes, Hozier and many more will be performing live. Plenty of activities and food trucks will be available throughout the venue. The event is held in Zilker park. A shuttle will be available downtown, and uber is always an option as well. Although three-day passes are sold out, people are selling their tickets.

Hoody’s Subs

Hoody’s Subs

September 26, 2018

Hoody’s Subs, an east coast sub sandwich shop located across the street from Round Rock High School, has been a staple in the Round Rock community sin...

Q&A With the President of the Round Rock Express

Q&A With the President of the Round Rock Express

September 24, 2018

For nearly 20 years the Round Rock Express have entertained the public at the Dell Diamond. Over that time the Express have become a staple of the Triple-A scene and our community, growing into the 40 million dollar club and one of the most successful teams in the MiLB. The Express recently became the Houston Astros Triple-A Affiliate and recently I had the opportunity to talk to one of the men behind that move, President of the Express Chris Almendarez and ask a few questions about being a Minor League Executive.

Advice to Freshmen

Advice to Freshmen

August 30, 2018

High school is overwhelming. From thousands of students finding their first class, to seniors strolling down the hall knowing exactly where to go, the first hectic year of high school can be very intimidating. Starting at a new school as large as Round Rock High School presents its own struggles. However, advice is not hard to come by. Here's some advice from upperclassmen and teachers to incoming freshmen.

What Role do you Play?

What Role do you Play?

August 22, 2018

Round Rock High School has been the oldest school in the Round Rock Independent District (RRISD) ever since 1913 when the school was incorporated into RRISD. Every generation of students since then have had a role in eventually making our school the influential institution it is now. Whether someone's role was pursuing comedy (Bart Peluso, Upcoming Comedian) , to be a dancer (Aly Pogorzelski, Rangerette), a star athlete (John Henson, Professional Basketball Player for the NBA), or even a great political figure (Jeffrey S. Boyd, Texas Supreme Court Member), they all had one thing in common. Every single one of them attended Round Rock High School at some point or another.

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