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Katie O'Meara

Katie O'Meara

Katie O'Meara

Katie’s perfect day consists of some time at the batting cages, Grey’s Anatomy and stuffing her face with all foods imaginable.

The Man, the Myth, the Legend

PICTURED ABOVE: Five-year-old News Editor Katie O’Meara sits on Santa’s lap with her brother as she requests a new Barbie dreamhouse.  The glistening white snow coats my shoulders as I walk through the globe...

What Makes Songs Sound the Same

  Since the first few times I listened to “Country Girl (Shake It for Me)” during basketball warm-ups in the eighth grade, I have been hooked on not only Luke Bryan, but country music....

Staff Standoff: D.I.Y. or Buy?

Homemade Gifts By Aurelia Han, Editor-in-Chief Christmas morning 2015. I slide on my favorite reindeer slippers before braving the harsh winter weather that cast over Dallas that year. To my surprise, a package about...

There is Nothing South about “Somewhere South of Galway”

PICTURED ABOVE: Senior Cate Ginsberg as Brenna begins the play singing as she folds laundry. Photo by Katie O’Meara. Written and directed by senior Grace Lowry, “Somewhere South of Galway” tells the story of...

A Timeline of the Mueller Investigation

PICTURED ABOVE: Robert Mueller sits in the Oval Office in 2012 as the FBI director shortly before his term ends. Photo courtesy of Pete Souza. Since the 2016 campaign for the presidency accusations of...

Sexual Harassment Exposed in Hollywood

PICTURED ABOVE: Harvey Weinstein walks the red carpet prior to revelations about his sexual misconduct throughout the majority of his career as a powerful producer. Photo courtesy of David Shankbone.  On Oct. 5, the New...

Katie’s Kourt: Rangers’s Season Comes to an End

Even with a 10 game winning streak to open the summer, the Texas Rangers have been all but mathematically eliminated from the hunt for a World Series ring as they finish a subpar season....

Don’t See Home (Again), Stay Home

The brains behind the 1998 romantic comedy classic “The Parent Trap” and the leading actress in return-to-your-roots drama “Sweet Home Alabama” team up in “Home Again,” the latest rom-com to hit theaters. As I...

Girl Scout Gets Crafty

PICTURED ABOVE: The therapy room, renovated by Junior Meghna Jain, at Promise House. // Photo provided by Meghna Jain As she stood in front of the Studio Art I class in February 2017, then...

PE Scheduling Shifts

In February 2017, Registrar Lyse Herrera unveiled a new plan for scheduling PE, introducing year-long PE class for freshmen and juniors and semesters of Health for sophomores and seniors. This new program was effective...