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The Featherduster’s on social media

Elliot Mayers

The Featherduster is now on social media! We are on Snapchat, Instagram, Facebook and Twitter. Our Facebook, The Featherduster, has up-to-date story releases and special updates about u...  Read More »

May 25, 2016 • 0 comments

AP Environmental Science undertakes series of progressive projects

Michael Wiggin

Hoping to start an annual spring semester tradition, AP Environmental Science teacher Lauren Gehman has created end-of-the-year assignments for all five of her periods. Ev...  Read More »

May 19, 2016 • 0 comments

Recent News Stories

Orchestra places well at string-UIL

April 25, 2016

In recent years, the varsity orchestra has grown accustomed to placing in the top division at UIL competitions. T...  Read More »

Goals galore on lacrosse senior night win

April 21, 2016

Senior night promised an entertaining matchup between two of the top lacrosse programs in the state. Coming into...  Read More »

Model UN has a great overall year

April 21, 2016

The Model UN club just came back from a meet on April 16 at Ronald Reagan High School in San Antonio. They discussed...  Read More »

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Transporting into an alternate reality

I had mixed feelings about Belzhar. At first, I wasn't even going to buy it, but I had store credit that I had to use, and the woman working at the bookstore recommend...  Read More »

June 18, 2016 • 0 comments

Uncharted 4 ends the series with a bang

May 27, 2016

Captain America: Civil War provides perfect development for franchise

May 26, 2016

Biggest time wasting apps

May 20, 2016

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Sophomore mulls over memories of recent years, fifth grade, and time in general

Conor O'Bryon

As the school year draws to a close, I am struck by how quickly time seems to pass. My first full year in Eanes was fifth grade, so fifth grade is relatively significant for m...  Read More »

May 25, 2016 • 0 comments

How Leicester can help explain the Trump phenemenon

May 1, 2016

The 2016 election cycle update: hopeless or hopeful?

April 19, 2016

Method to the Madness

April 19, 2016

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Humans of Westlake

Boys varsity baseball team earns seed in playoffs, falls to McNeil in first round

Nelson Aydelotte

It was a successful bounce-back season for the Chaps varsity baseball team. After finishing last season with a losing record in both District and regular season play, the...  Read More »

May 26, 2016 • 0 comments

Understanding Austin’s BMX scene as X-Games approaches

May 26, 2016

Characterized by a dropped seat, small tires, high handlebars and pegs, BMX has been a staple of a “grungy” lifestyle. Sitting in a ripped flannel, torn jeans and dusty...  Read More »

Goals galore on lacrosse senior night win

April 21, 2016

Senior night promised an entertaining matchup between two of the top lacrosse programs in the state. Coming into the game as the favorite, Westlake proved to be too much to...  Read More »

March Madness finishes with a bang

April 10, 2016

  In one of the most thrilling college basketball games of all time, Villanova sank a buzzer-beating three-pointer to pick up the win against a devastated University...  Read More »

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