The Hawk Eye

“Book Paradise” spices up library for incoming books

Students wait for library aids to check out their new books

Olivia Bragg, Staff Writer

March 19, 2014

Bubbles cascade down from the top of the entryway. Eyes light up, taking in flowers, floating mechanical sharks and festive Hawaiian hats poking through the wooden cut-outs. The library is open. Head Librarian Liz Harrison created “Book Paradise” to continue the long tradition of picking a theme...

Photo Gallery: Fashion and Flea

Antique handmade and hand painted figurines

Megan Oosthuizen, Reporter

February 13, 2014

  Fashion and Flea, a travelling marketplace presented by Vintage Promotions, LLC, was hosted at the Grapevine Convention Center on Jan. 31. Here, vintage and antique vendors like ReVint Boutique, BrandsAMakeHerDance, Steampunk Ballroom, and Vintage Sisters sold their clothing, jewelry, furniture, d...

Photo Gallery: iFLY indoor skydiving center

iFLY instructor demonstrates an upside-down flying position

Olivia Bragg, Feature editor

January 29, 2014

The wind rushes up causing the clothes, faces and bodies of ordinary people to flap at 120 mph. Each customer who enters hangs suspended, attempting to spin or move up and down the 14 feet chamber. Human flight is now within grasp. iFLY, recently built outside Stonebriar mall, offers this experience...

Homecoming parade gallery

Homecoming parade gallery

Sam Boyd, Sports Editor

October 1, 2013

Plano Balloon Festival

During the annual Plano Balloon Festival, hot air balloons like the one pictured are released.

Christina Nguyen, News Editor

September 22, 2013