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Follow Mac band through their day at a state competition

Follow Mac band through their day at a state competition

Sophie Ryland, Web Editor-in-Chief

November 30, 2017No Comments

Austin resoundingly passes AISD bond

Austin resoundingly passes AISD bond

Sophie Ryland

November 15, 2017No Comments

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Personal Chromebooks will hurt, not help

Kristen Tibbetts, Guest Writer

November 28, 2017

Chances are, you are well aware of a systematic shift that schools across the country are participating in: switching from traditional classroom resources to online tools, s...

A YES vote would make us want to dance

A YES vote would make us want to dance

November 4, 2017

Bond’s benefits outweigh rivalry

Bond’s benefits outweigh rivalry

November 3, 2017

Comparing the two newest iPhone models

October 26, 2017

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Knights D cages Calallen to win Region IV final, extend playoff run

Gregory James, Staff Reporter

December 12, 2017

SAN ANTONIO--People are running out of reasons to doubt this Knights team.  People said the Knights' non-district schedule was not difficult, then the team defeate...

Coyote Beautiful!

Coyote Beautiful!

December 8, 2017

Enjoy The Ride Of The Knights

Enjoy The Ride Of The Knights

December 7, 2017

Mac, Alice waged an epic war 51 years ago

Mac, Alice waged an epic war 51 years ago

November 29, 2017

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A tea party for all

Jazzabelle Davishines and Jasmine Barrera

November 16, 2017

Princess posse raises money for MacTheatre, creates Disney experience for kids Photos by Jasmine Barrera, Jazzabelle Davishines and Katie Nalle. Singing, kids ...

The original 10-0 Knights

The original 10-0 Knights

November 10, 2017

Versatile Watson juggles many roles as teacher, adviser, coach, leader

Versatile Watson juggles many roles as teacher, adviser, coach, leader

November 8, 2017

#JacksonMeetsEllen

#JacksonMeetsEllen

November 2, 2017

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A tea party for all

Jazzabelle Davishines and Jasmine Barrera

November 16, 2017

Princess posse raises money for MacTheatre, creates Disney experience for kids Photos by Jasmine Barrera, Jazzabelle Davishines and Katie Nalle. Singing, kids ...

A YES vote would make us want to dance

A YES vote would make us want to dance

November 4, 2017

#JacksonMeetsEllen

#JacksonMeetsEllen

November 2, 2017

Band, color guard qualify for UIL state

Band, color guard qualify for UIL state

October 31, 2017

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Knights D cages Calallen to win Region IV final, extend playoff run

Gregory James, Staff Reporter
December 12, 2017

SAN ANTONIO--People are running out of reasons to doubt this Knights team.  People said the Knights' non-district schedule was not difficult, then the team defeated a worthy opponent in nemesis LBJ. People said that the Knights' district was not strong, then the team went out and won their first two playoff games. People said that Alice had ended a Knights' historic season once before and would...

Coyote Beautiful!

Gregory James, MacJournalism Sports Team
December 8, 2017

The McCallum Knights football team won their 13th game of the season to continue their perfect season and to push farther in the playoffs than any McCallum team in history. They defeated Alice, 33-8, in spectacular fashion in the Alamodome in San Antonio. The last time the two teams met in the playoffs was 51 years ago when Alice won 16-12 in the 1966 playoffs. This time around, the Knig...

Enjoy The Ride Of The Knights

Ken Capps, Shield Staff Writer/ Sports Editor 1974-1978
December 7, 2017

I covered the Knights football team for the Shield for the first time in the fall of 1974. At House Park. Do not remember who we played. But we lost. There was a lot of that in 1974. The Austin Independent School District had just gutted A.N. McCallum High School in 1972. The shiny new Anderson High School had just opened its doors on Mesa Drive. Hundreds of students in the Mc...

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