The Rider Chronicle

2020 Graduation information released

2020 Graduation information released

Mandy Huynh, Editor-in-Chief

May 6, 2020

Since the start of school closure, the question of graduation has been up in the air. To the relief of many, the news of a graduation ceremony lifted their spirits.  “My reaction was overjoyed and it’s important to me because it brings my family and friends close,” senior Autumn Howells said....

Q/A with JROTC Cadet Major Joseph Scales

JROTC senior Joseph Scales

Meghan Helton, Reporter

September 23, 2019

Friday night will be a special one for many as it’s Senior Night for the Class of 2020's JROTC, band, Raiderettes, colorguard, cheerleaders and football. The Rider Chronicle will have a series of Q/As with the leaders of each organization this week.  Cadet Major Joseph Scales, who has served in...

Graduation: A Tassle Worth The Hassle

Graduation: A Tassle Worth The Hassle

Carson Lee, Editor-In-Chief

May 24, 2018

After these four transformative years of high school, the senior class of 2018 will graduate on Saturday, May 26 at Kay Yeager Coliseum starting at 5:00 p.m. The seniors will move on, leaving their legacy and ushering in a new class of freshmen who will spend the next four years following in their s...

In The Home Stretch

With a 19-1 victory, senior Megan Barmore hits a single against Old High.

Miranda Darné, Managing Editor

May 23, 2016

“Y’all please laugh because this is going to be funny.” Senior and softball manager Cortney Wood walked up to the pitcher’s mound readying herself to throw the first pitch of the game, the softball players cheering her on. With nervousness taking over, she hesitated to throw, choosing to...

Sharing Worlds

The sisters were able to take a few of their senior pictures together. “It was fun to get to do something like this together,” Kristin said.

Shannon Pyle, Co-Editor-In-Chief

December 17, 2015

Junior graduates year early with older sister; both plan to attend medical school in the future

The Call That Changed My Life

Senior Cintia Vickery with Staff Sergeant Garcia, her Marine Recruiter. Vickery plans on joining the Marines and participating the their ROTC program.

Cintia Vickery, Reporter

December 12, 2014

May 27, 2014. As I woke up from a deep sleep, I felt a knot in my throat. I went to school, and I was unusually quiet. As I sat down in my classes, I felt out of place and uneasy. Something was not right, I just felt as if something bad was going to happen at any moment. And I was not ready for it....

17 & Pregnant Update

March 23, 2010

"I've been waiting for that day for 12 years." Graduation is an event that most have looked forward to since childhood. Senior Alyson Marsh* is getting excited as her graduation day and her due date get closer. "I'm excited to have a baby," Marsh said."There really isn't anything to be worried...

Harrell Provides Alternative to Seniors Behind in Credits

Shelby Ross

January 20, 2010

Students who are behind on credits are resorting to Harrell. Harrell Accelerated Learning Center is an accredited high school that meets the needs of non-traditional students in the Wichita Falls Independent School District. From pregnant teens to  those having problems staying in school, Harrell gives...

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