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Myia Ray./ Courtesy • Winnada
Myia Ray paints her way to first place
By Chuckie Wiggins
Posted: February 1, 2019

Senior Myia Ray earned first place gold key for her painting...

A scene from “Bird Box” starring Sandra Bullock, Vivien Lyra Blair, and Julian Edwards./Courtesy • Netflix
What to Watch: ‘Bird Box’
By Araceli Galarza
Posted: January 28, 2019

“Bird Box” is a Netflix original film, about...

Pamela Bidart./Courtesy • Winnada
Lowry Voices: What’s your favorite on-the-go food and why?
By Taylor Gleason
Posted: January 26, 2019

“My favorite food is a granola bar because I like to...

The DVD set cover./Courtesy • amazon.com
What to Watch: ‘Highway to Heaven’
By Alejandra Ibarra
Posted: January 25, 2019

Many shows these days do not deliver any meaningful...

Gilbert Dozal./ Courtesy • Winnada
Lowry Voices: If you could change one thing at our school what would it be?
By Austin Lloyd
Posted: January 24, 2019

“I would change the time we start school to 9, and get out around 3:30.”

Briana Roederer/ Courtesy • Winnada
POW: Briana Roederer
By Mackie Grady
Posted: January 23, 2019

Briana Roederer was chosen by Mrs. Corrine James as ...

A scene from “You”./Courtesy • Facebook
What to watch: ‘YOU’
By Mackie Grady
Posted: January 22, 2019

“YOU” shocked the internet when it came out in early September.

A scene from “Lucifer”./Courtesy • Facebook
What To Watch: ‘Lucifer’
By Taylor Gleason
Posted: January 18, 2019

“Lucifer” takes place in Los Angeles after a plot twist...

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Informational meeting to be held January 24 for summer 2020 Europe trip
By Chuckie Wiggins
Posted: January 18, 2019

Holly Meyer will be hosting a trip to London, Barcelona...

Lizbeth Diaz./Courtesy • Winnada
Lowry Voices: What two teams do you think will be in the Super Bowl?
By Mackie Grady
Posted: January 17, 2019

“The Saints and the Patriots.”

Julisa Garcia making her way under the basket./Ron Espinola • The Brand
Girls varsity basketball suffers loss against Fallon
By Mackie Grady
Posted: January 17, 2019

The Lowry girls are tied for third with Fernley with a record of 5-2...

Michael Casalez and Clay Garner block a pass at half court./Ron Espinola • The Brand
Varsity boys pull 30 point win against Carson
By Clarissa Olson
Posted: January 14, 2019

Boys Varsity Basketball came out 30 points ahead in Carson on...

Anthony Gildone playing lockdown defense./Clarissa Olson • The Brand
AOW: Anthony Gildone
By Wyatte Sakurada
Posted: January 10, 2019

Anthony Gildone has been chosen for the athlete of the week by coach Grant Beatty.

Krista Parker./Courtesy • Winnada
Lowry Voices: If you could listen in on any room in the world, which room would it be?
By By Taylor Gleason
Posted: January 10, 2018

"I would find someone that has...

Alejandra Ibarra
New Science: CRISPR gene editing
By Alejandra Ibarra
Posted: January 14, 2019

There have been thousands of new scientific discoveries since the beginning of...

Diana Moraila-Parra's artwork./Ale Ibarra • The Brand
POI: Diana Moraila-Parra
By Ale Ibarra
Posted: December 21, 2018

Since Art students are usually underappreciated, in this issue...

Natalie Contreras-Rangel./Courtesy • Winnada
National Honor Society inducts new members
By Mikolle Shorey
Posted: December 21, 2018

The Lowry chapter of National Honor Society inducted its newest members this week.

Samm Sharp
Open Your Eyes: Age of Consent
By Samm Sharp
Posted: December 21, 2018

In the United States’ defense, we are a very “First World” country.

Anjolie Karrer./Courtesy • Winnada
Lowry students and staff give back for holiday season
By Clarissa Olson
Posted: December 21, 2018

It’s that time of year again; charity time.

Dorsey Naveran shoots a free throw./Ron Espinola • The Brand
Athlete of the Issue: Dorsey Naveran
By Araceli Galarza
Posted: December 21, 2018

In this edition, we will be honoring Dorsey Naveran as Athlete of the Issue.

Academic Challenge Advisor Lisa Scott (back to camera) quizzes the team./Ron Espinola • The Brand
Academic Challenge takes on new season
By Samm Sharp
Posted: December 21, 2018

The Academic Challenge team will be traveling to Ely for their first

Clemson and Alabama logos./Courtsey •  clemson.edu and rolltide.com
Bowl games with Cabatbat and Lucas
By Wyatte Sakurada
Posted: December 21, 2018

Cabatbat-Clemson not an Irish fan.

Dr. Thomas Stultz./ Courtesy • Dr. Thomas Stultz
Career Profile: Dr. Thomas Stultz
By Ale Ibarra
Posted: December 21, 2018

There are many career opportunities that are available to the people who...

Coach Melanie Thurmond addresses her team during a timeout./Ron Espinola • The Brand
Lady Bucks showing progress with new system
By Araceli Galarza
Posted: December 21, 2018

Basketball season has started and the varsity Lady Bucks are getting right to it.

Rebecca Kuskie./Courtesy • Lowry Cross Country
Athlete of the Issue: Rebecca Kuskie
By Staff
Posted: December 21, 2018

It takes a unique person to be a runner.

Chris Shaw./Courtesy • Winnada
New Year’s Resolutions
By Taylor Gleason
Posted: December 21, 2018

Kids nowadays are trying to better themselves by setting New Year’s Resolutions

Anthony Peterson pins down the win./Ron Espinola  • The Brand
Lowry wrestling starts the season off strong
By Mackie Grady
Posted: December 21, 2018

The team traveled to Lovelock on Saturday, December 15 for another...

Clarissa Olson
Do’s and Don’ts: Bad Christmas presents
By Clarissa Olson
Posted: December 21, 2018

Do gift things people actually care about.

Senior Rene Flores./Samm Sharp • The Brand
Lowry Voices: What’s your favorite vine?
By Samm Sharp
Posted: December 21, 2018

“He tosses and turns to the sound of thunder, but i got...

Alexis Olson looks for an open teammate to pass the ball./Ron Espinola • The Brand
Lady Bucks outmanned but not outgunned
By Chuckie Wiggins
Posted: December 21, 2018

The freshman girl’s team is starting off the season with a bang; taking home victories...

Clarissa Olso
This is what it takes
By Clarissa Olson
Posted: December 21, 2018

It seems like as we get older, we get lazier and lazier. Nobody has a decent...

Ariana Galindo./Chuckie Wiggins • The Brand
Buckaroo Round Up
By Chuckie Wiggins
Posted: December 21, 2018

Q: What is your favorite thing about Christmas?

Gunner Bradley fighting the defense. /Ron Espinola • The Brand
Freshman boys open home season with come from behind win
By Samm Sharp
Posted: December 21, 2018

The first home games for frosh boys basketball took place on Friday...

The Adventures of Bob and Squirrel Friend Buck 2 by Julia Topholm
The Adventures of Bob and Squirrel Friend Buck 2 by Julia Topholm
By Julia Topholm
Posted: December 21, 2018
Araceli Galarza
Are the holidays overrated?
By Araceli Galarza
Posted: December 21, 2018

When you ask people when their favorite time of the year is the general...

Kevin Guzman, Blake Jauregui and Anthony Gildone block for the rebound./Clarissa Olson • The Brand
JV boys basketball kicks of season with smashing debut at home
By Clarissa Olson
Posted: December 21, 2018

JV boys basketball continued its hot start to the season with a 67-37 win...

Jamie McDonald./Courtesy • Winnada
Song dedications
By Staff
Posted: December 21, 2018

Eddie Leon to Elizabeth Aguilar

Lesley Martinez blocks a shot./Clarissa Olson • The Brand
JV Lady Bucks erase early season mistakes with big wins
By Katie Cabada
Posted: December 21, 2018

The season may not have started how the JV Lady Bucks wanted...

A child crys after hearing the news about Christmas./Courtesy • daveynin via flickr
Fake News: Frivilous spending leads to cancellation of Christmas
By Austin Lloyd
Posted: December 21, 2018

Starting December 1, 2018, it will be illegal for parents to buy...

Michael Casalez adds to Lowry's lead. /Ron Espinola • The Brand
Varsity boys basketball takes off
By Wyatte Sakurada
Posted: December 21, 2018

The varsity boys basketball season has started off this season with a record of 4-2.

Adara Arias
Is society too dependent on technology?
By Adara Arias
Posted: December 21, 2018

As more advances in technology are made, people have become more dependent on them.

Courtesy •  Pixabay
A Letter to Santa
By Nikolle Shorey
Posted: December 21, 2018

Dear Santa,

National French Fried Shrimp Day./Courtesy • Pixabay
Fake News: National ‘No more National Days’ Day
By Ale Ibarra
Posted: December 21, 2018

There is an affluence of national holidays throughout the year that...

Damage in Puerto Rico./Courtesy U.S. Customs and Border Protectionite via flickr
The positive side of 2018
By Ale Ibarra
Posted: December 21, 2018

Since these are the Holidays, this article will not include all the...

Junior class officers Breanna Sowinski, Troy Sanders, Mrs. Alexis Mattson and Jake Maga with a check from Maga Trucking./Courtesy • Alexis Mattson
Angel Tree targets Christmas spirit
By Katie Cabada
Posted: December 21, 2018

The junior class officers in Leadership placed the annual...

Tristian Jeffery./ Courtesy• Winnada
Lowry look alikes
By Austin Lloyd
Posted: December 21, 2018

Tristian Jeffery

Tim Allen plays Santa Claus./Courtesy  • "The Santa Clause" via Facebook
What to Watch: Holiday Edition
By Taylor Gleason, Clarissa Olson and Ale Ibarra
Posted: December 21, 2018

"The Santa Clause"

Lowry's kickball team practicing./Courtesy • wikipedia commons
Fake News: Soccer teams being liquidated to create high school kickball team
By Wyatte Sakurada
Posted: December 21, 2018

Next year, Lowry will have a new and interesting sport underway.

Austin Lloyd
Should students be allowed to listen to music during class?
By Austin Lloyd
Posted: December 21, 2018

Many students believe that kids should be allowed to...

Horoscopes
Horoscopes
By Samm Sharp and Ale Ibarra
Posted: December 21, 2018

Aries (March 20 - April 20) - Try not to bottle everything up.

Brendan Domire going up for the dunk./Ron Espinola • The Brand
Varsity shows off first dunk of season
By Wyatte Sakurada
Posted: December 20, 2018

On Saturday, December 14, 2018, the varsity boys took on the Truckee Wolverines.

Octavio Ruiz./Courtesy • Winnada
Lowry Voices: What was your favorite thing you did last summer?
By Chuckie Wiggins
Posted: December 12, 2018

“I honestly enjoyed playing soccer with my friends..."

Ismael Magaña Shooting outside the paint./Araceli Galarza • The Brand
Athlete of the Week: Ismael Magaña
By Chuckie Wiggins
Posted: December 11, 2018

Coach Jacob Evans picked Ismael Magaña as Athlete of the Week because ...

The main character in “13 reasons why”, Hannah Baker./ Courtesy • “13 Reasons Why” via Facebook
What to Watch: ‘13 Reasons Why’
By Chuckie Wiggins
Posted: December 5, 2018

What people are watching is season two of ...

Clarissa Olson
Sensitivity burning with California
By Clarissa Olson
Posted: December 3, 2018

Everyone has heard about the fires in California; however, hearing...

FBLA vinyls on a glass cutting board./Clarissa Olson • The Brand
Looking for the perfect gift?
By Clarissa Olson
Posted: December 2, 2018

FBLA is selling personalized vinyl and calendars to fundraise for their trip to the...

A scene from “Black Panther”./Courtesy • Black Panther Movie via Facebook
Review: ‘Black Panther’
By Nikolle Shorey
Posted: November 30, 2018

“Black Panther”, released on January 29, 2018, is a great movie because...

Sydney Connors brings the ball up the floor during a game last year./Staff • The Brand
AOW: Sydney Connors
By Mackie Grady
Posted: November 28, 2018

Senior Sydney Connors was chosen as Athlete of the Week by...

Drew Harmon dribbles the ball up the court./Ron Espinola • The Brand
AOW: Drew Harmon
By Austin Lloyd
Posted: November 28, 2018

Drew Harmon was chosen as Athlete of the Week for freshman...

Brendan Domire and Rachel Metzker performing their parts./Wyatte Sakurada • The Brand
Drama and Stagecraft perform ‘Fiddler on the Roof‘
By Austin LloydPosted: November 20, 2018

On Monday, November 12, Drama performed their first performance of the...

Hannah Whitted./Courtesy • Winnada
AOW: Hannah Whitted
By Katie Cabada
Posted: November 14, 2018

The Athlete of the Week is Hannah Whitted an outside hitter who also played...

Jacky Rosen./Courtesy  • facebook
Midterm election has surprising results for US and Nevada
By Samm Sharp & Clarissa Olson
Posted: November 13, 2018

The pundits predicted a variety of outcomes ranging from a blue wave to a red wave.

Katy Granath and Mary Granath in 2018./Courtesy • Katy Granath via Facebook
10 year anniversary of The Brand
By Ale Ibarra and Samm Sharp
Posted: November 13, 2018

The year is 2008. Katy and Mary Granath and Stephanie Cochrane were approached by...

(L-R) Makayla Leveille, Heather Hall, Isaac Mori and Alison Aitken./Courtesy • Rebecca Hill
12 Winnemucca FFA members among 68,000 to attend nationals
By Chuckie Wiggins
Posted: November 13, 2018

On October 24-27 twelve Winnemucca FFA members went to Indianapolis for nationals.

Ms. Julia Topholm pumps up the crowd at a pep assembly./Staff • The Brand
The Buckaroo Crew looks to improve school spirit
By Katie Cabada
Posted: November 13, 2018

The Buckaroo Crew is bringing spirit to Lowry and leading people together, changing the...

Mark Henderson rehearsing a soliloquy./Samm Sharp • The Brand
Performer of the Issue: Mark Henderson
By Samm Sharp
Posted: November 13, 2018

If you know Mark Henderson, you know he is one of the most outgoing and spirited people to attend Lowry.

Marian Hamry/Clarissa Olson • The Brand
Crossing Guards: More than an orange vest
By Clarissa Olson
Posted: November 13, 2018

Every day, our crossing guards are out working tirelessly to make sure we can cross the street safely,

Tatyana Carlson
Athlete of the Issue: Tatyana Carlson
By Ale Ibarra
Posted: November 13, 2018

In every high school sport, there is a student-athlete who ends up being more talented and

Clarissa Olson
Social media or social miscreant?
By Clarissa Olson
Posted: November 13, 2018

Social media and the internet were wonderful things when they launched.

Jovie Kuskie passes two truckee gtirls at state./ Clarissa Olson• The Brand
XC ends season with a bang at state
By Clarissa Olson
Posted: November 13, 2018

The cross country team brought their season to a draw on November 3, when...

Bob and Buck 1 by Julia Topholm
Bob and Buck and 1 by Julia Topholm
By Julia Topholm
Posted: November 13, 2018
Officer Jones gives a "citation" to Cheyenne Koons. /Taylor Gleason • The Brand
Fake News: Citations are coming to Lowry
By Taylor Gleason
Posted: November 13, 2018

Be careful with what you are doing in the school's parking lots; the cops are cracking...

Some of the fortnite skins./Courtesy • Facebook
What's Entertaining Us
By Wyatte Sakurada, Melanie Magaña and Chuckie Wiggins
Posted: November 13, 2018

“Aquaman” is an action/sci-fi movie that will be coming out early December.

Will Kracaw
Athlete of the Issue: Will Kracaw
By Ale Ibarra
Posted: November 13, 2018

Will Kracaw has the honor of being chosen as this issue’s Athlete of the Issue.

The girl's golf team after a tournament./Courtesy • Kaitlyn Hales
Girls golf finishes fourth and brings home a state champion
By Clarissa Olson
Posted: November 13, 2018

The girl’s golf team concluded their season with a phenomenal fourth-place finish

A scene from Homecoming 1980 (above). Courtesy • Winnada Royalty from 2018 (right)./Taylor Gleason • The Brand
Lowry Then and Now: Homecoming 1980
By Staff
Posted: November 13, 2018

In 1980, for Homecoming week Lowry dressed up as well.

Austin Lloyd
How much homework is too much?
By Austin Lloyd
Posted: November 13, 2018

Many students do not agree with teachers sending hours worth of homework home for them to do.

Andres Patino (L) gets information from one of the vendors./Ron Espinola • The Brand
Lowry hosts College and Career Fair
By Ale Ibarra and Samm Sharp
Posted: November 13, 2018

Lowry High School’s College and Career Fair was held on November 7 and 8, where students

Some 2018 Letterman's Club members (L-R), Ariana Galindo, Lesley Martinez, Jennifer Sims, and Nina Fillet./Taylor Gleason • The Brand
Lettermen’s Club raises money for scholarships
By Taylor Gleason
Posted: November 13, 2018

If you are wondering what the Letterman’s Club is about

Lowry girls attempt to take the ball away ./Chuckie Wiggins • The Brand
Girls JV soccer finishes season on positive note
By Araceli Galarza
Posted: November 13, 2018

This year's junior varsity soccer season started off rocky.

Clarissa Olson
On Deck: It is just a game, isn’t it?
By Clarissa Olson
Posted: November 13, 2018

Many people across the globe find a great passion in the world of sports.

Bucks ready for the game against Truckee/Mackie Grady • The Brand
Lights go out on varsity football with 6-6 record and a playoff win
By Mackie Grady
Posted: November 13, 2018

The varsity football team's season came to an end November 3 at Truckee.

Lucy Diaz, Maddie Rackley, Christian Cuevas
Buckaroo Round Up
By Araceli Galarza
Posted: November 13, 2018

Q. Would the people who live nearest to you characterize...

Lowry's line holding back the defense. ./Ron Espinola • The Brand
JV football ready to take next step
By Wyatte Sakurada
Posted: November 13, 2018

JV Football is ready to take the next step.

Zach Fernandez going after the ball../Mikayla Wright •The Brand
JV boys learn valuable lessons on the pitch
By Taylor Gleason
Posted: November 13, 2018

The JV boy's soccer team kicked their way to the end of the season,

Ale Ibarra
Whatever happened to: Common courtesy
By Ale Ibarra
Posted: November 13, 2018

There are many customs that should still be practiced by everyone...

/Tony Herrera sprinting to stop the opposing attacker ./Ron Espinola • The Brand
Varsity men's soccer perseveres through tough season
By Austin Lloyd
Posted: November 13, 2018

The varsity men’s soccer team played their last game of the season at home on Friday, October 26.

Angel Huerta breaks a tackle./Nikolle Shorey• The Brand
Freshman struggle through difficult season
By Chuckie Wiggins
Posted: November 13, 2018

Freshman year is always an adjustment and the frosh football team was no exception.

Maddie Rackley and Jocelynn Rodriquez preparing the balloon./ Araceli Galarza • The Brand
Science teachers opt for engineering over Intro to Physics
By Araceli Galarza
Posted: November 13, 2018

Over the summer the freshmen science teachers were required to take a class on how to teach engineering.

One of the floats from the parade./Ale Ibarra • The Brand
The spooky scene of Homecoming 2018
By Samm Sharp and Staff
Posted: November 13, 2018

2018 Homecoming was a busy, busy week.

Lowry players attempt to block a free kick./Ron Espinola • The Brand
Long season closes for Lady Bucks
By Araceli Galarza
Posted: November 13, 2018

The varsity Lady Bucks season has come to an end.

Clarissa Olson
Even one vote is important
By Clarissa Olson
Posted: November 13, 2018

In the 2016 presidential election, 45 percent of eligible voters neglected to vote.

The actors are finishing a scene./Samm Sharp • The Brand
Lowry’s drama and stagecraft crew present 'Fiddler on the Roof'
By Katie Cabada
Posted: November 13, 2018

Mrs. Corrine James, the drama teacher, is excited about Drama’s current play...

Shantel Bernal
Lowry Voices: If you could make one rule that everyone in the school had to follow, what would it be?
By Adara Arias
Posted: Novemeber 13, 2018

“Probably to not be jerks to other people.”

The Lady Bucks show sportsmanship after a match./ Staff • The Brand
JV volleyball completes fantastic season
By Nikolle Shorey and Mackie Grady
Posted: November 13, 2018

JV volleyball coach, Skylar Estes believes her team really stepped up to the plate this year.

A rendered picture of the Flat Earth model./Trekky0623 • via Wikimedia
Fake News: Students to be taught Flat Earth Studies
By Araceli Galarza
Posted: November 13, 2018

Lowry has been adding new science classes for a while now, so in order to respect ...

Greeting the visiting team /Taylor Gleason• The Brand
Freshman volleyball end season with a tough loss
By Adara Arias
Posted: November 13, 2018

The 2018 freshman volleyball season has officially come to an end.

Larry The Cable Guy wearing an example of the new uniform./Courtesy • Midwest Communications via flickr
Fake News: Uniforms are coming to Lowry High School next year
By Chuckie Wiggins
Posted: November 13, 2018

In a surprise move, the HCSD school board has decided to implement school uniforms in the new year.

Adara Aria
Online School: Is it any better?
By Adara Arias
Posted: November 13, 2018

In today’s society, online schooling is becoming more and more popular...

The team lining up for the playing ot the National Anthem/Taylor Gleason• The Brand
Varsity volleyball ends tough season with 8-16 record
By Adara Arias
Posted: November 13, 2018

The 2018 Volleyball season was one of few wins but...

Wyatte Sakurada
Dos and Don'ts
By Wyatte Sakurada
Posted: November 13, 2018

Do go out and support athletics.

horoscopes.
Horoscopes
By Ale Ibarra and Samm Sharp
Posted: November 13, 2018

Aries (March 21 - April 19) - You walk the talk a lot and it’s a good thing, but learn to take it easy my dude.

Ale Ibarra posing in front of UC Boulder./ Courtesy • Doreen Ibarra
Local student attends NSHSS induction
By Samm Sharp
Posted: November 10, 2018

Senior Ale Ibarra is a member of the National Society of High School Scholars (NSHSS)...

Will Kracaw, Christian Olson, and Jeremy Walker running in their home meet./ Courtesy • Lowry XC via Facebook
Varsity cross country finds success at home meet
By Mackie Grady
Posted: November 5, 2018

This year’s cross country team has had a great season overall.

Julianna Gonzales dribbling the ball./ Courtesy • Taylor Gleason
Varsity girls soccer pick up league win on road
By Austin Lloyd
Posted: November 2, 2018

On Friday, October 26, the girl's soccer teams traveled to play Elko...

Alyssa Parker practicing for her part  with Rachel Metzker in the background./ Samm Sharp • The Brand
POW: Alyssa Parker
By Austin Lloyd
Posted: Novmber 2, 2018

Alyssa Parker was chosen by Mrs. Corrine James as Performer of the Week for Drama.

Hunter Lewis./Courtesy • Winnada
Lowry Voices: What are you mad about today?
By Melanie Magaña
Posted: Novemeber 1, 2018

“You know what really grinds my gears? Freshmen. In general, just why.”

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