Personal View: Counselors are extremely necessary for the good of the students

Elina Turk, Staff Reporter

February 28, 2020

Think about a school. What are the most fundamental elements? The principal runs the show. The vice-principal provides support. The teachers help the students learn, sure. But what is the glue that holds it all together? The coun...

Personal View: Veterans have given their all, and should be better taken care of

Elina Turk, Staff Reporter

December 12, 2019

Veterans. Great men and women who have served our country and made a happier life for us all. One would think that these would be some of the most respected individuals on the face of the Earth, especially the United States. O...

Personal View: I am grateful for my grandmother Alice because she takes care of me

Elina Turk, Staff Reporter

December 11, 2019

I would be lying if I said my grandmother isn’t the very moon and sun to me. Since the day I was born, she has been present at every stepping stone, turning point, and mild event in my life, supporting and carrying me every step of t...

Back to School, Back to Goals

Elina Turk, Staff Reporter

September 10, 2019

Greetings and salutations! You may address me as Elina Turk, an eighth-grader at J. Frank Dobie Junior High School. Overall, my school year so far has been a joyous one. I’ve stayed on top of my work, I’ve been getting re...