Wyndi Veigel
Raiders run in Crandall

Raiders run in Crandall

The Wylie East cross country team returned to action last weekend, traveling to Crandall to compete in the Pirate Invitational Saturday, Sept. 11 As a team, the varsity Lady Raiders finished fourth overall with 80 total points. Senior Anjelika Abraham led the way,...

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Solar car team places second

Solar car team places second

In a close race, the Solar Car Team from Wylie East High School finished second in its division last week at the Solar Car Challenge held at Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worth. The WEHS team, which led the first day, finished second to the Prosper Mighty Engineers. It...

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Districts plan back to school fairs

Districts plan back to school fairs

School districts are gearing up to welcome students back to class. Wylie, Garland and Plano Independent School Districts will offer back to school fairs over the next few weeks to help families prepare. WISD’s fair is set for 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 10 at the...

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Jackson set for USATF meet

Jackson set for USATF meet

Charis Jackson is out for medals in the finale meet of the summer track and field season. The incoming Wylie East freshman will compete in four events during the USATF Hershey National Junior Olympics. The meet is July 22-28 at Hornet Stadium on the California State...

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Wylie jobless rate below 3 percent

Wylie jobless rate below 3 percent

At 2.8 percent, the unemployment rate for Wylie in June was well below that of Texas and the United States, figures released by Texas Workforce Commission show. Unemployment for the state in June was 3.6 percent and for the country was 3.8 percent. “June’s...

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CISD posts mixed STAAR results

CISD posts mixed STAAR results

Even though Community Independent School District students fall short of statewide passing rates on the State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness tests, the students out perform their peers on End of Course tests required for high school graduation. STAAR and...

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