Freddie Mercury Is On the Big Screen Once Again

Ian Dacus, Writer

November 27, 2018

“Bohemian Rhapsody” came out on Friday, November 2, and it was a big hit with an opening weekend gross of over $51 million. The movie is a biographical film that follows the life of Queen’s lead singer, Freddie Mercury, and it ends with Queen’s Live Aid performance at Wembley Stadium in London....

BTS Delivers Speech at United Nations

Keila Rubealcaba, Writer

November 14, 2018

Bangtan Boys (BTS) gave a speech at the United Nations General Assembly about their “Love Yourself” campaign on September 24. Their campaign partnered with UNICEF (United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund) to end violence against children and teenagers. The leader of the group, Kim...

Chance for Unity In the United States

Jessiyah Sanders, Writer

November 8, 2018

Last month, Kanye West was interviewed by TMZ’s Harvey Levin to discuss several different topics, including his idea of bringing Colin Kaepernick to the White House with President Donald Trump to bring unity in places they differ. It’s no secret that President Trump is not a fan of Kaepernick’s...

Discussions About Race in Class

Aabha Kc, Writer

October 29, 2018

Teachers are influential role models for many students, ranging from what they teach to the discussions they have in class. Students learn from teachers, so it is important for teachers to openly talk about race and racism in the classroom. “Teachers provide an example of how I should live my...

Cold Fronts and Rain Disrupt Student Routines

Aabha Kc, Writer

October 29, 2018

Since last week, the temperature in Texas has dropped significantly with the strong cold front that moved in, dropping temperatures into the low 40s and bringing an increase in rain. According to Dallas News NBC 5 forecast, this October is already the second wettest month this year, with September...

The Promise Leading Students to Success

Cristopher Tule, Writer

October 25, 2018

The Dallas County Promise is back for a second year in a row. With senior year rolling by fast, the encouragement from teachers to sign the pledge is increasing daily. By offering free acceptance to any of the seven community colleges in the Dallas area with little requirements and the ability to...

PSAT Test Confidentiality

Ian Dacus, Writer

October 25, 2018

When a student signs the confidentiality contract on the back of the PSAT or SAT, they don't always follow the binding agreement. Five minutes after the PSAT concluded, memes flooded the internet that revealed questions that were on the PSAT and the answers that were provided. “College Board is...

“The Hate U Give” Review

Keila Rubealcaba, Writer

October 25, 2018

“The Hate U Give” by Angie Thomas is a novel adapted into a movie that has gained worldwide acclaim for its realistic ploy. It reached the number one spot on New York Times 2017 list for top young adult novel the same year that it was published. The film addresses police brutality and the experiences...

Beto and Ted Face Off

Ian Dacus, Writer

October 11, 2018

The current major candidates for the Texas Senate are Republican Senator Ted Cruz and Democrat Beto O’Rourke. There are varying opinions on the two candidates, ranging from their stances on policies to future plans for Texas. “I’m a democrat so anything I [say] would be biased,” history teacher...

Join the WRIOT!

Caroline Aguilar, Editor-in-Chief

October 11, 2018

WRIOT is a creative writing club that welcomes all poets, fictional writers, artists, and photographers to come together and share their ideas. The club produces a yearly literary magazine that accepts submissions from Lakeview’s young writers and artists and even teachers. However, what makes this...

Brett KavaNO Abortion

Caroline Aguilar, Editor-in-Chief

October 2, 2018

With a vacancy in the Supreme Court, President Donald Trump has nominated Brett Kavanaugh to fill in the role. However, a psychology professor in California, Christine Blasey Ford, has recently accused him of sexually assaulting her in high school. This has postponed the Senate’s vote on whether he...

“Peppermint” Review

Keila Rubealcaba, Writer

September 26, 2018

“Peppermint,” an action and vigilante film directed by Pierre Morel, showcases a mother trying to bring her family to justice after a tragedy occurs. The film stars Jennifer Garner, who plays Riley North, as a bank employee. Her husband, Chris, is played by Jeff Hephner, and their daughter, Carley,...

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