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A Russian Hacking Scandal

A Russian Hacking Scandal

Riley Sims, Reporter

February 1, 2017


Filed under News

Before leaving office, former President Obama announced that he plans on punishing Russia for its alleged involvement in the 2016 election hacking scandal. Numerous intelligence agencies are confident Russia’s release of stolen emails from numerous politicians did indeed have some influence over Presid...

Martin Tran

Martin Tran

Lillian Tram, Project Manager

November 11, 2016


Filed under Raiders of North Garland

“Trump won. He might have good promises. He might have bad promises. [Nobody] really knows what’s in his head. He’s going to change a lot of rules in our current days.”

Undocumented Student Speaks Out

Undocumented Student Speaks Out

Karla Romero, Co-Editor-in-Chief

November 3, 2016


Filed under Column, Opinion, Showcase

There are many things in life we won’t agree with. That’s because life isn’t really fair. It’s not fair that I don’t get to go to the top school for my chosen career, because it’s just not an option regardless of my journalistic abilities. It’s not fair that my parents have to bust their...

Election Endorsements

Election Endorsements

Riley Sims, Reporter

November 3, 2016


Filed under News, Showcase

This year’s election is probably the most controversial our country has ever had with major candidates Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton. There is no doubt that people will be rushing to the polls on November 8. Since they have become the official candidates, the race has been neck and neck. The two...

Raider Echo Votes Third Party

Raider Echo Votes Third Party

Staff Editorial

November 3, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

According to the Huffington Post, many voters are not excited by the prospect of electing either remaining major candidates, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. This level of indifference is disappointing. However, voters may be seeing another option on their presidential ticket this coming November: a...

Making America Great Again?

Making America Great Again?

Jeffrey Candelaria, Designer

November 3, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Make America great again!” “Build the wall!” “Our leaders are stupid!” Unless you have been living under a rock, you know of the notorious man who has said these things, along with many more, some worse. It is of course, the very much hated, yet very much loved, Donald Trump. Most voters today...

Election showdown

Election showdown

October 30, 2012


Filed under In-Depth, Showcase

Double checking the completed registration form to make sure she did not leave any required fields off, senior Stephanie Ward is prepared to vote in the upcoming presidential election. Unlike her, senior Ankur Patel is indecisive on whether casting a ballot this November is pertinent. “Texas is...

Update on undocumented student, fear of election

Update on undocumented student, fear of election

Alma Lopez

October 30, 2012


Filed under In-Depth

Fighting the tears, Sue* must come to terms that her grandfather’s final wish to see her before he dies will never be granted. She is unable to attend her grandfather’s funeral in Mexico because Sue is an illegal immigrant. She is one of 11.2 million estimated illegal immigrants in the United Sta...