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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 ...

Band Narrowly Misses Out on State Finals

Band Narrowly Misses Out on State Finals

November 8, 2018

The marching band traveled to San Antonio for the state marching contest on Monday, Nov. 5 and stayed overnight until Tuesday, Nov. 6. The band performed in p...

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.

New Look for the Band

New Look for the Band

October 12, 2018

The band uniform had a new look for the first time in nine years on Sept. 28 at the football game against Westwood. Nine years is oddly specific, but it...

Lightning Delays Game, but Doesn’t Slow Down Dragon Offense

Lightning Delays Game, but Doesn’t Slow Down Dragon Offense

October 4, 2018

The Dragons returned home Friday night for their home opener versus McNeil. Both teams exploded in the first half for a combined 61 points. The game took a slight detour when a lightning delay stopped the game at 9:34 p.m. with 11:34 left in the fourth quarter. Coaches and officials gathered together and agreed to continue the game the next day to finish off the the fourth quarter. In the end, the Dragons got their first district win 67-41.

Off Periods

Off Periods

September 28, 2018

Juniors and seniors are given the luxury of having an off period. An off period is offered either first, fourth, fifth or eighth period. Juniors are allowed one off period and seniors are allowed two.

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...

Outlasting the Rangers

Outlasting the Rangers

September 24, 2018

  Round Rock took to the road to face Vista Ridge on Sept. 7. The Lady Dragons held on for dear life in a long four set thriller. Round Rock jumped out to an early two set lead, but before Round Rock could claim the victory, Vista Ridge had to make it interesting. In the end, Round Rock took the win over first-time district opponent Vista Ridge 3-1, and got a much needed district win on the road.

Is The Amount of Homework We Get Every Night Reasonable?

Is The Amount of Homework We Get Every Night Reasonable?

September 18, 2018

Homework has long been the bane of high school students existence. Every night students are sent home with what seems like an unclimbable mountain of work...

AP Skills

AP Skills

September 14, 2018

High school can be intimidating, a new world compared to middle school. Along with a larger student body and campus, advanced placement classes begin to play...

Rivalry With The Warriors

Rivalry With The Warriors

September 12, 2018

The Lady Dragons played an exhilarating five sets against the Westwood Warriors on Tuesday August 28th. The rival teams alternated wins until the Warriors barely pulled through with the win in the fifth set. The Lady Dragons kept an optimistic mindset while fighting hard each set.

Senior parking spots

Senior parking spots

September 12, 2018

Out of 880 distributed parking permits, seniors bought 184 personalized spots because they wanted a spot to call their own. Before the school year began, senior reserved permits were available for purchase for $75. Towards the end of summer, the seniors began to express themselves through paint. They decorated their pavement, finalizing their claim.

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