The Pony Express

High numbers of Republican presidential candidates

High numbers of Republican presidential candidates

Kyle Alvarez, Advertising Editor

April 15, 2015

President Obama was elected for president in November of 2008 and has spent his seven years in presidency pushing for change and advocating civil rights for immigrants. Leaving him at the end of his last term in office, leaving us in the running for a new presidential candidate in November, 2016....

Texas ban denies fundamental rights

Graphic by Tessa Rosa

Alexander Pavlicin, Advertising Editor

April 10, 2015

For conservative states such as Texas, it is often hard to come to terms with the reality of life today. Even so, there is no excuse for the lack of understanding and prejudice in Texan politics. Whether politicians agree with the idea of gay marriage or not, Texans should give the same basic rights to...

Keystone XL would cause problems

Keystone XL would cause problems

Joe Price, Online Managing Editor

January 16, 2015

Many people have heard of the Keystone pipeline, but many people are oblivious to what the pipeline does. They do not know what the effects of the pipeline, what it does for the United States, why it is bad and why it is good. Maybe they do not even know what the Keystone pipeline is. In broad t...

Politician in election fraud should be removed from office

Graphic by Luke Weisbrod

Alex Eitzman

February 19, 2014

This January, in an election for a seat on a community college board, a middle aged white man won on the pretense that he was black in a largely black area of Houston. He has taken his seat, but is currently being sued by the Houston City Prosecutor for running in a district he did not live in. He should...

The student news site of Stillwater Area High School
Texas