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Lights Out

Lights Out! - Wakeland's Legacy Line performs at the annual blackout pep rally. Many students enjoy the blackout pep rally because it is something different and they can view the performers in a different light.

Juliette Jehling, Reporter

February 6, 2020

One of the most popular pep rallies at Wakeland is the blackout pep rally. It’s held every year and students love it.  “The blackout pep rally is where they turn off all the lights. We wear glow sticks and our white uniforms so we can glow against the black lights,” freshman Kendall Smith sai...

Shooting Their Shot

Joel Cousin, Reporter

February 4, 2020

The NBA All-Star weekend is coming up in February and votes are in. Currently, the most voted player for the All-Star game is Lebron James of the Los Angeles Lakers, as it has been for many years in a row. The All-Star weekend is a time where the fans can choose which players play, which is great fo...

How to Survive the Holiday Season

Sometimes surviving the holidays can be difficult.
Photo by Winter Littlejohn.

Winter Littlejohn, Wakeland Access Reporter

December 18, 2019

The holidays are one of the busiest times of the year and become overwhelming, but if you follow these few simple hacks, you’ll be the lucky one to make it out alive. The first step into surviving the holidays is to order gifts online. We all love sleeping because we're lazy and don’t like to ge...

Frisco Square Shines Bright for Holiday Visitors

Photo courtesy of friscosquare.com.

Ashley Deckert, Wakeland Access Reporter

December 17, 2019

Christmas is often the one time of the year where families get together and celebrate the holiday season. And what a better way to celebrate than at the Frisco Square!  “Christmas in the Square draws over 750,000 visitors annually,” Frisco Square said. “With over 175,000 lights, 11.5 miles o...

Frisco’s Holiday Fun

Christmas at the Star
Photo courtesy of www.visitfrisco.org.

Paris Bashlor, Wakeland Access Reporter

December 17, 2019

With winter break just around the corner, Frisco offers many holiday activities for teens and families in the area. Frisco provides fun festivities such as the Christmas Spectacular at the Star, Christmas in the Square, and the Frisco Fresh Market is offering a Winter Wonderland.  The Christmas Spect...

Video Games Have Health Benefits?

February 22, 2019

Fighting games, action games, and competitive gaming have been known for the skill and the practice that they require. These games not only provide a fun time for people but the website IDTech.com also says that these games provide a impactful increase in hand-eye coordination, stress relief, and even process...

Night On the Town

Kate Furney, WIN-TV Reporter

February 7, 2019

Frisco Has Many Different Option For Couple To Spend Valentines Day On The Town.

Golden Globes 2019 Recap

Nick Lombardi, WIN-TV Reporter

January 15, 2019

The Golden Globes were held last weekend in Beverly Hills, California. This is a yearly event holds rewards for actors and their movies with many categories spending from best drama to best picture. Bohemian Rhapsody a highly praised film based on the origin of the well-known band took the title of best...

Playing It By Ear

Nicholas Dembla, Jeremy Williams, and Wesley Abbe

March 1, 2018

Although Wakeland High School has numerous platforms for students with musical talents, such as orchestra, band, and choir, many students have taken their creative endeavours into their own hands. Through the use of streaming services, these students have found a way to expand their viewership on a lo...

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