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The Eagle Echo

The Eagle Echo

Kelsey Fuller, Raygan Pate, Harlea Haynes, and April Sanchez
One Step Closer
Cameron May March 7, 2022

Hard work paid off for four Rusk cosmetology students as they passed their Cosmetology Operator Written Exam and came one step closer to earning...

1st Place ($100 prize) - Ella M - Holocaust Death Camp
History in 3D
February 15, 2022

Every year, Rusk U.S. History students create three-dimensional projects depicting one event or aspect of WWII. This year's projects did not...

Ciara Colston, Kaydance Barnett, Ireona Hart, Brooklyn Barfield and Janiyia Armstrong fill bags of food.
Learning to Serve: Students fill food bags to help the hungry
Mercedes Erickson February 2, 2022

On Jan. 13, RHS FFA gave students and staff the opportunity to take part in a service project to help Kids Against Hunger. The students were...

Hanging an Elephant
Mary Moore November 16, 2021
Giulia Voza, Tyrese Hauck, Beatrice Benecchi, and Ely Nuzzo
Meet Rusk's Foreign Exchange Students
Cameron May January 8, 2022

The eyes of four exchange students sparkle as they come into the little town of Rusk, Texas. All of these students wanted to live the American...

Homecoming Royalty
September 24, 2021
In Loving Memory
September 13, 2021
Review:  Spider-Man: No Way Home
Review: Spider-Man: No Way Home
Mercedes Erickson February 10, 2022

Director Jon Watts' Spider-Man: No Way Home, released on Dec. 17, 2021, cleverly hits on a variety of emotions. There's a sense of urgency that...

Review: Disneys Encanto
Review: Disney's Encanto
Cameron May January 27, 2022

Disney's Encanto is a movie with characters that have different personalities that everyone can relate to, yet shows that it's ok to not have...

Joe Beckman Assembly
Joe Beckman Assembly
April 28, 2022

"I love your face!!" Rusk student body heard many positive messages from speaker Joe Beckman. Students sang and danced to Country Roads,...

The Final Stretch
The Final Stretch
April 26, 2022

On Tuesday, April 12, Rusk seniors took a big step toward graduating when they picked up their long-awaited caps and gowns. They then posed for...

Senior class takes group picture at the Gables House
Prom 2022
April 25, 2022

Prom was held on April 9 at the Fiesta Barn in New Summerfield.

Editorial: High School Drills
Opinion
Editorial: High School Drills
Micah Solly January 27, 2022

Rusk ISD uses a system of drills to show us what we are supposed to do in the event of an emergency, but do they actually help? Ultimately, that...