Artwork by Essence Bailey

Behind the canvas

The colorful and creative Essence Bailey “What piece of clothing describes you most?” I asked. I was sitting across from senior Essence Bailey on a long wooden table splattered with paint and pencil mark...
A sailboat in the water

Around the world in 7 years: Meet Rivers Hoag

I looked to the sophomore girl sitting next to me at the new student orientation in early September and asked where she came from. “Well, I’ve actually been living on a boat for the past seven years,” she repli...

Girls lacrosse makes history at States

The varsity girls lacrosse team broke Mason history this season, earning a trip to the 4A State Championship. It took an undeniable team bond that worked together for months of preparation, exciting wins, hard ...