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Freshman Fifteen: Candace Lee

November 1, 2013


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Q: What is your name and how do you spell it? A: My name is Candace lee. Q:  How many siblings do you have? A: I have two brothers and one sister. Q: How do you get along with your sibling? A: I always fight a lot [with my brothers and sister]. Q: What is your race? A: I am white. Q: How long...

Freshman Fifteen: Hector Zapata

October 31, 2013


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Q:What is your full name? A:[My name is]Hector Rodriguez Q:How old are you? A:[I'am] 14 Q:How long have you been at oak ridge? A:[I have been in Oak Ridge for] 1 year Q:If someone had a gun to your head to chose between the two basketball teams Chicago Bulls and The Miami Heat which would you ch...

GALLERY: Homecoming Toga/Green and Gold Day

GALLERY: Homecoming Toga/Green and Gold Day

October 18, 2013


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Seniors dressed in togas and underclassmen in green and gold attire to celebrate the final day of Homecoming Week Friday, Oct. 11. [fancygallery id="events" album="togagreen-and-gold-day"]

GALLERY: Homecoming Tailgate

GALLERY: Homecoming Tailgate

October 14, 2013


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Students, teachers, and community attended Tailgate held by SGA on Oct. 10. Photos by Jennie Rivera and Demarius Stewart [fancygallery id="events" album="homecoming-tail-gate"]

GALLERY: Homecoming Hero Day

GALLERY: Homecoming Hero Day

October 14, 2013


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Students participated in Hero Day during Homecoming week on Oct. 10. Photos by Mariel Vega and Jehojada Merilan [fancygallery id="events" album="homecoming-2013-hero-day"]

GALLERY: Homecoming Parade

GALLERY: Homecoming Parade

October 14, 2013


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The Homecoming Parade took place Thursday, Oct. 10 outside the east side of campus. Each float represented a different country, corresponding to the Homecoming theme "Around the World in 80 Days." Floats were designed by organizations and sports teams on campus. The parade route ran down Lancaster Road,...

GALLERY: Homecoming Senior Breakfast

GALLERY: Homecoming Senior Breakfast

October 14, 2013


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Seniors were treated to a pancake breakfast during second period on Oct. 11. Photos by Raquel Lozano [fancygallery id="events" album="senior-breakfast"]

Q&A: 2013 Homecoming Court

Q&A: 2013 Homecoming Court

October 10, 2013


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Name: Crystal Sanchez Hobbies: Softball, Volleyball, and Yearbook Editor and Chief Q: Why did you decide to run for homecoming queen? A: “I decided to run for homecoming queen because I wanted to do something different this year. I have a lot of school spirit and I think I represent Oak Ridge in a po...

GALLERY: Homecoming Pajama Day

GALLERY: Homecoming Pajama Day

October 8, 2013


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Students participated in Pajama Day during Homecoming Week on Oct. 7th. Photos by Cristina Martinez and Yesica Martinez [fancygallery id="events" album="homecoming-2013"]

Drama Program Lands New Leader

Drama Program Lands New Leader

October 7, 2013


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Since former drama teacher Guy Contella left at the end of last year, there had been some debate as to who would be the new drama teacher. However, after having started the year off with a substitute teacher, a new leader was named to fill the vacant post. Washington College graduate Jory Peele, 25,...

#ORHC13 Instagram Contest Opens Monday

#ORHC13 Instagram Contest Opens Monday

October 3, 2013


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Students named Mr. and Mrs. Green and Gold take pride in the fact that they are officially named the snazziest Homecoming dressers of the year with the title. This year, the quest to be named Mr. and Mrs. Green and Gold is being taken to Instagram. And all it takes is the hashtag #ORHC13 to become a...

Arthur Set to Return After Suffering Concussion

Arthur Set to Return After Suffering Concussion

September 25, 2013


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Senior running back Trey Arthur chews up the field while the Pioneers eat up the clock in the fourth quarter, driving the ball toward the endzone. Several yards down the field, he is run down by a Gateway High School defensive lineman. After the initial tackle, Arthur is hit again, this time in the...

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