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Smruthi Garlapati shows off a pair of shorts she purchased from Shein for just $6. She expected the shorts to be made of a soft material but received thin, scratchy shorts that wrinkle after one use.

Where do you buy your clothes?

Smruthi Garlapati, Reporter October 11, 2021

Did you know a shirt from Shein costs less than a Chipotle burrito--without guacamole? I learned this when I bought a pair of green shorts from Shein for a mere $6. The picture made them seem as if...

The logos of three popular fanfiction sharing websites, Archive Of Our Own, Wattpad and Fanfiction.net. Beside each logo are some statistics about the sites popularity.

Fanfiction: popular yet misunderstood

Trinity Sloan, Reporter October 5, 2021

(Spoiler alert!) As a huge Walking Dead fan, I was devastated when my favorite character, Glen, was brutally murdered in front of his pregnant wife. Not an eye in my family was dry as he said his last...

On Sept. 13, celebrities from all over the world arrived at the Met Gala dressed according to their interpretation of the the Galas theme, American Independence.

‘Who gets to be American?’ Met Gala attempts to answer

Alexa Bu, Reporter September 29, 2021

The Met Gala -- arguably the most anticipated fashion event of the year-- took place Sept. 13. Displaying the clash of fashion, art, and politics, this year’s theme was “In America: A Lexicon of Fashion”,...

Celebrities attend the Met Gala on Sept. 13, and they pick looks for the theme In America: A Lexicon of Fashion. There were several best dressed and worst dressed celebrities.

2021 Met Gala best and worst dressed

Corinthiann St. Andry, Entertainment Editor September 29, 2021

Two and a half years later, the Met Gala finally returns. The 2020 Met Gala was canceled, and the 2021 Met Gala was postponed amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. On Sept. 13, celebrities and designers brought...

Pick-up lines that wont have you home-COMING to your mom crying

Pick-up lines that won’t have you home-COMING to your mom crying

Rilina Tran September 28, 2021

With homecoming a little more than two weeks away on Oct. 15, it’s time to get your game ready so you can ask that special someone to the dance. Aside from the traditional ways to ask your crush out...

This image symbolizes the link between education and incarceration.

‘One size fits all’ approach to punishment not working

Iman Suleman, Copy Editor June 4, 2021

The children are our future. They are our posterity. Their childhood experiences will determine what they do later in life. Kids need guidance. They need direction. And without that, the chances of them...

Senior Abby McMorris at a souvenir shop in Disney Springs. She found Mickey ears as a graduation hat and found it fitting to pose for a picture. (Photo credit to Abby

‘I really enjoyed Disney. Pandemic or not, it’s one of my favorite places to be.’ 

Abby McMorris, Reporter June 4, 2021

A maskless, crowded paradise.  That’s what Disney was like for me in 2019. Last time I went to Disney World before the pandemic, if anyone would have told me what it would be like the next...

My mom, Tawnya, and my dad, James.

Thoughts from a biracial girl: ‘Being biracial is its own identity’

Rory Schoech, Reporter June 4, 2021

Sometimes I forget who I am. I’m biracial. My dad is white and my mom is black. Though, most people wouldn’t really be able to tell unless I told them because I don’t look it. I am what is...

Dogecoin receives more attention by prospective investors through the world and senior Johnny Garibay wants Bellaire students to learn more about it.

Dogecoin on the loose and to the moon

Juan (Johnny) Garibay, Business Manager June 4, 2021

Disclaimer: I am NOT a financial advisor. Do not make any investing decisions based on me or this article. Your investing decisions should come from you.  What could have potentially made me $9,500? A...

A Spicy Chicken Sandwich from Verdine.

My favorite vegan restaurants in Houston

Angelina Pascali, Entertainment Editor May 28, 2021

Lady Gaga may not have an issue with strutting along the red carpet in a dress made of raw beef, but a whopping 9.7 million Americans have an issue with wearing and eating any kind of animal products. Following...

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