Teachers from all over Northeaast Arkansas recently attended a public meeting regarding the proposed insurance changes.
DANIEL CARMICHAEL – Hoof Prints Staff
Outrageous. Insane. Unfair. Worried. These are the thoughts that go through many of the school employee’s mind when they heard of the increase in insurance rates.
“It’s terrible,” said [...]
Bill Taylor and Gaylon Taylor
GREYDON WILLIAMS – Hoof Prints Editor
Gaylon and Bill Taylor have in ways had similar careers. Both have been basketball coaches. Both have coached at BIC. Both have brought home two state championships to the school.
However from there, their career paths took different [...]
Choir director Mary Jackson leads her eighth hour class. Jackson is proficient on the piano, which her choir students agree helps them learn their music.
CAMDEN METHENY – Hoof Prints Staff
It was an emotional day when Mr. Kane Bradley, the former choir director, said he was leaving to pursue his master’s [...]
Principal Randy Rose receives a pie in the face from top Make-A-Wish fundraiser Ryan Stuck. All of the high school students and staff gathered in the teachers’ parking lot to witness the event.
ASHLYN PACE – Hoof Prints Staff
Stars, chains and roadblocks galore. These things ran through Carol Hamrick’s mind. This [...]
Frequent substitute teacher Kay Staggs stands in her yard amidst all her Christmas inflatables. As of press time, Staggs has a collection of 46 of the decorations.
JILLIAN KEY – Hoof Prints Editor
It all began in 1999. The weather was cold. Santa stood outside of Wal-Mart shaking his bell, [...]
Clay Turner uses goat clippers to shave the head of choir director Kane Bradley as a reward for making first chair in All-Region Choir tryouts.
GREYDON WILLIAMS – Hoof Prints Staff
The crowd at the MAC anxiously watched the action on the court, but they weren’t watching basketball. It was “skin, sweat, [...]
Steve Brummett discusses the robot design with Kyle Rollins and Christian Bradshaw during a recent work day.
ASHLYN PACE – Hoof Prints Staff
“We want to do good for his last year” Kyle Rollins said.
Comments like this are frequently heard among members of the Robotics club. This year strikes as an [...]
After math teacher Mrs. Leah Gathright got her two youngest daughters through their flu shots with ease, she had to trick her oldest daughter Madalyn into sitting on her lap so that she could physically restrain her from running away. Angered that she had received tricks and not treats, Madalyn rewarded her mother with looks [...]
(Editor’s Note – This story is a follow-up to a previously published story about the the Hughes family’s adoption of their son Adam.) AMBER ROLLAND – Hoof Prints Editor Mrs. Lisa Hughes wasn’t aware that she had been playing the waiting game again until it was already over. After finalizing the adoption of her now three-year-old son Adam back in April, she had been keeping track of his two older sisters through her Facebook friendship with the woman in charge of the sisters’ foster home. Knowing that her husband had grown up not knowing one of his siblings and that it had been difficult on him, Mrs. Hughes wanted to ensure that Adam had the opportunity to know his sisters – both the ones that were related to him biologically and the ones through adoption. [...]
MORGAN BARNES – Hoof Prints Staff Mr. Shy. Mr. I hate Rap. Mr. Single. Mr. Kane Bradley. Recently hired choir and music teacher, Mr. Kane Bradley loves his new career. After graduating from Arkansas Tech University in his hometown of Russellville, Mr. Bradley began searching for job opportunities. Obviously BIC was calling his name. [...]