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Check out DJ Mel
Dance until you drop tonight at DJ Mel's livestream
Staff March 28, 2020

Hey Eagles! Check out Austin's DJ Mel livestream and dance into the night from the comfort of your home! Check out the live feed on his Facebook...

COVID-19 shuts down SXSW, live entertainment scene
COVID-19 shuts down SXSW, live entertainment scene
Javier Arellano, Section Editor • March 15, 2020

Last week the City of Austin announced to the public that the long-running SXSW festival would no longer take place due to growing concerns about...

Brad Distelhorst giving direction to students on the last day before opening night. This was the fnal dress rehearsal for the
Wizard Of Oz play.
Theater department adjusts to Distelhort's departing
Isaac Guerrero, Staff Writer • February 18, 2020

After one of the greatest plays that the Akins Journey Theatre has had, the man who made it all happened announced that he is leaving to pursue...

Junior Connor Austin plays the role of Mr. Jekkel in Chemical Balance. The play was Austin
Connor Austin takes his first lead roles in a school play
Isaac Guerrero, Staff Writer • January 10, 2020

Junior Connor Austin took his first lead role in November, but he didn’t get just one part. Instead, he got the dual roles of Dr. Jekkyl and...

Is the PS5 worth buying?
Is the PS5 worth buying?
Juan Macias, Staff Writer • May 13, 2021

The Playstation 5 is Sony’s newest gaming console that came out on November 12. By March 31st it supposedly sold 7.8 million PS5 consoles around...

Can Hyper Scape Make A Comeback?
Can Hyper Scape Make A Comeback?
Juan Macias, Staff Writer • December 11, 2020

Hyper Scape, a free to play first-person shooter battle royale game, has suffered the boom and bust of so many other similar games of its type. The...

Season 4 has been out since February 4th (the one year anniversary of Apex Legends), and there have been a lot of updates to this new map, a new character, and new gun
Apex Legends: Season 4 — Assimilation
Jeremiah Coleman, Staff Writer • March 11, 2020

Season 4 has been out since February 4th (the one year anniversary of Apex Legends), and there have been a lot of updates to this new map, a...

Evolution of Minecraft from early 2009 to present day
Evolution of Minecraft from early 2009 to present day
Gregory Roque, Staff Writer • January 14, 2020

When Minecraft first released in 2009, the action in the game was pretty simple to explore a block-based world and gather resources. Over...

Nightmare Vacation by Rico Nasty.
Rico Nasty impresses with unique 'sugar trap' sound
Kaia Newton, News Editor • March 22, 2021

“Sugar Trap.” This is what Rico Nasty’s album ‘Nightmare Vacation’ is described as.  Rico Nasty is a 23-year-old mother and rapper....

Mac Miller posthumously released album sparks debate
Mac Miller posthumously released album sparks debate
Oscar Navarro, Staff Writer • February 20, 2020

Add Mac Miller to the list of artists whose albums have been released to the public after their deaths. Posthumously released albums...

Louisiana rapper Kentrall Desean Gaulden, known for his stage name Nba Youngboy performs "Never Broke Again". This was at the JMBLYA music festival that was held in Fair Park, Dallas, Texas.
Louisiana rappers are overlooked in the rap game
Jaime Rios, Staff Writer • November 22, 2019

While the sound of the southern hip hop has traditionally been dominated by artists coming out of Atlanta and Houston, there is a third...

Is My Chemical Romance making a comeback?
Is My Chemical Romance making a comeback?
Javier Arellano, Section Editor • October 31, 2019

Whip out your old band posters and dust off your band merch because My Chemical Romance has just teased a possible reunion album. After six...

Akins students pick best entertainment of the decade
Akins students pick best entertainment of the decade
January 30, 2020

In December, The Eagle's Eye asked Akins students what their top picks were in entertainment. We list their picks and reasons here and added...

A student browses a website with pirated streamable movies on a Chromebook.
Students resort to pirating movies online
Zachary Reyna, Staff Writer • January 14, 2020

When most people think of piracy, the first image that pops into their heads is that of a rough-looking sailor from the 1700s. However, piracy...

Mircosoft Goes All-Digital With Xbox One S
Mircosoft Goes All-Digital With Xbox One S
Johnny Hernandez, Staff Writer • May 23, 2019

Microsoft made waves in the gaming industry when it released Xbox One S, the first console to be a digital only system. Essentially, it is...

Streaming video
Disney+, Apple TV+ create competition for streaming
Jennifer Espinoza, Opinions Editor • April 18, 2019

Cord cutting has gone mainstream as video streaming services have diversified their offerings and major brands are entering the market place...

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