Category: Opinion

A voice not often heard in East Texas

Kieran Martin Staff Writer There have been many events in my life that were well worth celebrating, but one of the most unparalleled celebrations was the one of showing everybody who I was for the very first time.   Around the age of twelve when all of my classmates started developing a crush on the opposite…

Voting Democrat in Texas

Brandon Pettey Opinion Editor When I was 18 years old I went with my dad to our local recreation center to vote for the first time in a presidential election. The line was out the door, but I was undaunted by the sea of people because I was going to participate in the democratic process.…