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Celebrating Black History Month

Celebrating Black History Month

Story by: Chloe O'Dell, Reporter

February 20, 2020

  Dating back to the Eighteenth Century, Black history month revolutionized the teaching and appreciation of black accomplishments. Every year, the month of February puts a spotlight on the innovators from different cultures and backgrounds who changed the world in some way or another. Here ar...

Cougar Goes Swimming

Cougar Goes Swimming

Story by: Evan Harris, Reporter

February 12, 2020

Every year, thousands of swimmers all around America put in tireless hours in hopes for the opportunity to compete in the Olympics. One of those thousands of swimmers, Hayden Miller, a sophomore at Cypress Creek, has qualified for the 2020 Olympic Trials and has the opportunity to compete in the 2024 Summer O...

Creek Takes on Grapevine

Creek Takes on Grapevine

Story by: Kirsten Hill, Reporter

December 19, 2019

The annual Texas Thespians Festival came back around this year from November 20-23 at the Gaylord Resort in Grapevine, Texas. From the competition aspect of the festival to the many shows constantly performed, Thespians allows schools to showcase their exceptionally talented students. This year, Cy-Creek...

Make a Wish

Make a Wish

Story by: Sam Howard, Reporter

December 6, 2019

Cy Creek Senior Ethan Hughes learned he had leukemia on September 9th of his junior year in high school, he had to leave school and start chemotherapy to treat his Leukemia. Hughes life completely changed as he worked to complete his treatment.   “The chemotherapy was very hard,” Hughes...

Theater Escape Room

Theater Escape Room

Story by: Evan Harris, Reporter

November 13, 2019

Friday November 1, and Saturday November 2, Cy Creek Drama Club held an escape room adventure as a fundraiser to raise money for their theater banquet. This year the escape room had two themes, Shipwreck and Texas Chainsaw Massacre. In Shipwreck, visitors have to make their way through a sunken ship...

Band’s Best Dressed

Band's Best Dressed

Story by: Emma O'Dell, Reporter

November 12, 2019

  With the Marching Band’s competitive season coming to a close, the band boosters of the 2019-2020 school year held the annual Halloween costume contest. The contest took place on October 30th. Many band students showed up in their best costumes and took the judges by surprise.   ...

Fashion Design Heads to Space

Fashion Design Heads to Space

Story by: Emma O'Dell, Reporter

October 22, 2019

With all of the new advancements in space technology, a need for storage space has arisen. To deal with this dilemma, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) chose the Cypress Creek Fashion Design class to help the trainees by making special duffle bags.   Due to the rigorous process, making the duff...

The Fight for (Climate) Change

The Fight for (Climate) Change

Story by: Emma O'Dell, Reporter

October 9, 2019

Greta Thunberg, Swedish climate activist, has recently started an uproar of public commotion. On Friday, September 27th, Thunberg stood in front of a crowd of thousands of people, and declared her reaction to the “betrayal” of the government on behalf of the climate crisis. Thunberg received a gre...

Saturday Night Controversy

Saturday Night Controversy

Story by: Emma O'Dell, Reporter

October 9, 2019

Shane Gillis, the new cast member for Saturday Night Live, a weekly comedy program on NBC, has come under fire for having a former podcast resurface with him openly saying racist remarks. Following the reemergence of the podcast, the standup community and the common public have had mixed opinions on...

“North Avenue” Takes Home Gold

Story by: Sienna Wight, Editor-in-Chief

October 2, 2019

The warm lights dim as the murmurs of an anxious crowd fade into the silence of anticipation. Dozens of artists fidget in their seats, restlessly awaiting the beginning of the showings. A black Sedan pulls into view on the screen of the theater; it has begun.    Collin Smith has branded himself as a sort o...

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