CCHS Press

Betting on Beto

Betting on Beto

Story by: Vincent Ruggiero, Reporter

October 9, 2018


Filed under Features, Recent Stories, Showcase

Local politics seem minor and inconsequential compared to the events going on nationally and globally. In actuality, they contain much importance to the daily lives of citizens, if not more. Beto O’Rourke, a current member of the U.S. House of Representatives, currently represents El Paso. He will run...

Teaching Abroad in China

Teaching Abroad in China

Story by: Amelia Reyes, Reporter

October 4, 2018


Filed under Features, Recent Stories, Showcase

New experiences, new food, new culture, new school; an inside look into the new life of Allison Marz and her move to China. Recently one of Creeks most beloved teachers and cheer coach made the brave decision to accept a new teaching job in China. She uprooted her life and took it halfway across the ...

The Boys on the Sidelines

The Boys on the Sidelines

Story by: Mekenna Earnhart, Reporter

October 4, 2018


Filed under Features, Recent Stories, Showcase

Dressed in blue from head to toe jumping around and yelling loud. These Creek Crazies stand side by side the cheerleaders and never miss a game, many call these helping hands the cheer escorts. So much more goes into cheering on the boys in blue than the cheerleaders can handle alone. The escorts not o...

Band: Behind the Scenes

Band: Behind the Scenes

Story by: Sienna Wight, Reporter

October 4, 2018


Filed under Features, Recent Stories, Showcase

From August through November, the Cypress Creek Marching Band spends over one hundred and fifty hours outside in the parking lot rehearsing their show. With so much time dedicated to the program, students struggle to balance classes and band. Senior Drum Major Will Green leads the band during competition s...

Kicking Off Football Season

Kicking Off Football Season

Story by: Emma Jessen, Reporter

September 21, 2018


Filed under Features, Recent Stories, Showcase

  The student section overflows with fellow classmates. Stadium lights brightly shine over the field, studded with football players. The drumline begins drumming and the cheerleaders begins cheering. Football season has arrived. The start of the school year marks the start of the Varsity Coug...

Creek’s Got Spirit

Creek’s Got Spirit

Story by: Jaidyn Hatchett, Section Editor

September 12, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase

Cy Creek has occupied the title as having the best student section for many years. The vine of our famous “AHH CC” went around the internet appearing on social media platforms such as instagram and twitter. Students show school spirit at Cy Creek by dressing up on the designated days and cheerin...

One team; one dream – making history

One team; one dream – making history

Story by: Chloe Crawford, Managing Editor

March 22, 2018


Filed under Features, Photos, Recent Stories, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

The referees blow the whistle for the first time to start the game against the Lamar High School Texans and the tip off begins. The Lady Cougars play a fantastic game and beat the Texans 77-42. This is playoff basketball and it is incredible to watch. Senior Jaylon Johnson attributes the team’s success...

Students direct new play

Students direct new play

Story by: Kai Fortner, Feature Editor

December 14, 2017


Filed under Features, News, Recent Stories, Showcase

In early January, the Cy Creek theater department will take a different path in producing their next show. Director Laci Kelly will not direct the show because seniors will produce the entire next show. “The kids basically have to direct everything,” Kelly said. “They put together all the scen...

Flipping to success

Flipping to success

Story by: Kai Fortner Newby, Feature Editor

November 22, 2017


Filed under Features, Recent Stories, Showcase, Sports

Three time ring champion. Three time member of the regional gymnastics team. Two time hardest worker award. Josh Williams, an accomplished gymnast at Cypress Academy, roams the hallways of Cypress Creek with a list of achievements and accolades under his belt. Williams fell in love with the sport...

The new normal

The new normal

Story by: Emma Ruggiero, News Editor

September 20, 2017


Filed under Features, Recent Stories, Showcase

The water has long since disappeared, but the mess it left behind will remain for years, if not decades, to come. Anyone driving through the suburbs will most likely find scenes of destruction. Piles upon piles of waterlogged furniture and dirty, ripped-up carpet now decorate the once pristine l...

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