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Making the best out of an unfortunate ending
Context is everything

Context is everything

March 9, 2020

Finally done with finals overload

Finally done with finals overload

February 26, 2020

I’m sick of nic regulation

I’m sick of nic regulation

February 20, 2020

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COVID-19 measures put Mac sports on hold
Banners installed, removed, replaced

Banners installed, removed, replaced

March 10, 2020

Softball pins hope on new additions, team chemistry

Softball pins hope on new additions, team chemistry

March 8, 2020

Being a good teammate trumps all

Being a good teammate trumps all

March 4, 2020

Hudnall hopes for state

Hudnall hopes for state

February 21, 2020

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Out in Luckenbach, Texas ain’t nobody feelin’ no pain
The essential N&N quarantine movie guide

The essential N&N quarantine movie guide

March 27, 2020

COVID-19 wreaking havoc on 2020 Election

COVID-19 wreaking havoc on 2020 Election

March 24, 2020

Taika Waititi takes on Hitler and wins

Taika Waititi takes on Hitler and wins

March 19, 2020

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It took Vega four years to make ‘Decade’
Another post on the #MacSeniorWall2020

Another post on the #MacSeniorWall2020

April 3, 2020

Extended spring break is a time of knead

Extended spring break is a time of knead

April 2, 2020

A very Carcione confession

A very Carcione confession

March 30, 2020

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It took Vega four years to make ‘Decade’
Soph singers attack COVID-19 with humor

Soph singers attack COVID-19 with humor

April 6, 2020

Extended spring break is a time of knead

Extended spring break is a time of knead

April 2, 2020

The essential N&N quarantine movie guide

The essential N&N quarantine movie guide

March 27, 2020

Taika Waititi takes on Hitler and wins

Taika Waititi takes on Hitler and wins

March 19, 2020

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The last #dayinthelifeatmac for a while
A Sunday stroll on a desolate campus

A Sunday stroll on a desolate campus

March 24, 2020

Looking back through our ‘Scrapbook’

Looking back through our ‘Scrapbook’

March 17, 2020

It’s better than walking

It’s better than walking

March 10, 2020

The night Stubb’s was a hub for Mac music

The night Stubb’s was a hub for Mac music

March 3, 2020

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District approves new grading policy, emergency procedure options in response to COVID-19

Bella Russo, visuals editor
April 7, 2020

Monday night’s virtual Board meeting began with a moment of silence for Patricia Hernandez, a food service employee and a “much-loved” community member at Casis Elementary, who passed away on April 2. She had tested positive for COVID-19. Although it cannot be determined that the virus was the cause of her death, the moment of silence put the rest of the meeting into perspective: the insidious...

It took Vega four years to make ‘Decade’

Janssen Transier, editor-in-chief
April 7, 2020

When current math and computer science teacher Mr. Vega started work with lead vocalist Charlie Day on the six-track album Decade, the world was still mourning the deaths of David Bowie and Prince, Donald Trump was making the late-night talk show circuit, you could still find crowds of people in the park hunting for Pokemon with Pokemon Go, and the class of 2020 was in eighth grade. But now, after...

Soph singers attack COVID-19 with humor

Samantha Powers
April 6, 2020

Students are finding many ways to fill the extra time they have on their hands while in quarantine. Some students craft, some take online classes and some watch TV and movies. Two McCallum sophomores, however, have pushed their creative limits by making a coronavirus-themed music video. Sophomores Evelyn Griffin and Jewel New created a parody music video to The Knack's 1979 hit “My Sharona”...

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