The Horseshoe

Number Sense, Spelling advance to State UIL meet

April 24, 2012

At the Class 4A Region I meet in Abilene over the weekend seven students advanced to the UIL State Competition in Austin to be held May 21st and 22nd.   Those seven students consist of William Root, Omar Akram, Wade Cope, Kev...

Fighting till the end

George Roberson, Entertainment Editor

April 10, 2012

In early 2012, Mr. Brian Massegee felt a severe pain in his side and this led him to an emergency room visit. What happened on that visit, turned his life around forever. “I learned that the cancer had become ‘metastatic’...

14 advance to UIL Academic Regionals

Ambrosia Jackson, Staff Writer

April 9, 2012

Saturday, April 7th saw another chapter added to Denton’s UIL history of Academic Success. The team walked away from the district 4-4A competition with 14 different students advancing to the regional meet to be held the weeken...

Bernal family chosen as family of the year

Dominique Giger, Staff Writer

March 23, 2012

  White picket fences, a dog and family time around the dinner table is what first comes to mind when thinking about the ideal family, but a family unit is deeper than that. Support, love and common respect for each...

Band advances 16 to state to State

George Roberson, Entertainment Editor

February 29, 2012

On February 25, 2012, 32 members of the Denton High School band competed at UIL’s Solo and Ensemble Contest at Saginaw High School. Of those contestants, 16 advanced to State. “For this contest, the kids really operate...

Valentines Day Roses

February 13, 2012

Students were able to purchase Valentine's Day roses from members of Student Council to show their loved ones how much they care about them.

Atkinson named football coach

Jordan Tucker-Willaford, Sports Editor

February 1, 2012

In a special board meeting on Tuesday night, the DISD Board of Trustees tabbed Keller coach Kevin Atkinson as their new football coach and athletic coordinator. Atkinson, who coached at Keller High School for the last ten years,...

Ford chosen to lead school

George Roberson, Entertainment Editor

February 1, 2012

Daniel Ford, the current principal of Vivian Field Middle School in Carrollton-Farmers Branch, will soon become the principal of Denton High, as per the School Board’s decision on Jan. 24. More than 100 applied for the job,...

School Fire hits close to home

Lizzy Dieterich, Staff Writer

January 26, 2012

Tragedy struck close to home this morning for several Denton country residents. The Selwyn School’s main building caught on fire at around 6 a.m. damaging the main building on the 90 acre campus. No one was harmed in the fire,...

Four qualify for all-state choir

George Roberson, Entertainment Editor

January 15, 2012

On the first weekend in January, eight Broncos competed for a spot on the All State Choir. Four of those eight qualified for the choir that will be performing in San Antonio the second week of February. The four who reached...

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