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Girls ‘Ace’ hearts for King of Hearts

Freshmen Ryan Feng and Hope Green smile with the KOH poster Green made.

Nayeon Ryu, Video Editor

January 24, 2020

Hope Green, 9 Who did you ask? Green: “Ryan Feng (Fenger Banger), and he’s a freshman.” How did you ask? “Originally, I just pulled him aside at a friend’s house and asked him, but then I decided to do it with a poster because it’d be more fun. I knew Ryan did debate, so I asked fri...

King Of Hearts dance greeted with discourse from upperclassmen

Seniors Jessica Schlueter, Sam Walkoff and Maggie Newberry dance and enjoy the glow dance that was held last year. “I think glow dance is more fun because it’s not a formal,” Newberry said. “Around this time in the year I don’t want to go to another formal because we already have so many, especially with prom for the upperclassmen, and it’s a great opportunity to let loose.”

Anna Pavlisin, Staff Writer

February 17, 2018

King of Hearts (KOH), the upcoming winter dance, caused a commotion with the upperclassmen after being formally picked Monday, Jan. 22. The dance was chosen by the student body, via a Google Form sent out by the Longhorn Council (LOCO) and will take place Feb. 23. “We created a survey where every student h...

The top four online stores for King of Hearts dresses

Smiling for the camera, sophomores Emily Weaver, Charlotte Zera, Olivia Meara, Emily Lofgren, Kristen Boyd and Susie Seidel pose for homecoming pictures. Five of the six girls purchased dresses online for the event.

Susie Seidel, Staff Writer

January 23, 2018

Hearts fluttered Monday afternoon when the Longhorn Council officially announced the 2018 winter dance would be King of Hearts. Unlike Homecoming, this time around girls are encouraged to ask guys to the event on Feb. 23, purchase tickets, make plans and inevitably find the perfect dress. Shopping onl...

Senior makes a change to King of Hearts music

Students at this year's homecoming dance parade around the room in a conga line.

Dani Fischer, Staff Writer

March 11, 2016

Senior Donte Hopkins is disregarding tradition and trying a new way of picking what music to play at school dances, letting the students choose.

Students get creative with King of Hearts proposals

Students get creative with King of Hearts proposals

Sydney Kinzy, Features Editor

March 7, 2016

Four upperclassmen girls tell the stories of their creative KOH proposals for the upcoming dance.

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