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FFA Cattle Run

FFA Cattle Run

Story by: Marissa Quiroga, Reporter

February 15, 2019


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  This year Future Farmers of America (FFA) received the opportunity to showcase their animals and compete at this year’s Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo which will be held February 25 through March 17. Each year a few members of FFA are chosen to entertain the audience before the per...

The Crisis in Venezuela

The Crisis in Venezuela

Story by: Willow Copeland-Vallejo, Reporter

February 6, 2019


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The crisis in Venezuela continues to escalate to deadlier levels as the US backs Juan Guaidó as the president of the split country. Nicolás Maduro became the president of Venezuela in 2013 after past president Hugo Chávez, who held office for 14 years, died. The country worsened and over 3 millio...

Middle School Memories

Middle School Memories

Story by: Chloe O'Dell, Reporter

February 6, 2019


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Students often describe middle school as the “awkward phase” of their lives. Bringing many memories, middle school allows pre-teens and teens to figure out what path they want to take in high school while enjoying time spent with friends. Bad decisions and embarrassing moments lead to entertaining st...

Band: All-State is Here

Band: All-State is Here

Story by: Dominique McClain, Reporter

February 1, 2019


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With band, hard work never goes away and always pays off. During the competitive season, band members get ready to show what they are made of. Recently, a select few participants have qualified to compete in All-State and earn their titles within the industry. Senior Logan Pierce plays the french horn an...

Silvies Go To Showoffs

Silvies Go To Showoffs

Story by: Emma Jessen, Reporter

January 17, 2019


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Football season may have ended, but the Silverados keep dancing. The end of the fall semester means the start of competition season for the team, and the first performance of the season is just around the corner. Every year, CFISD hosts the Dance Showoffs for all of the high school drill teams to str...

The Children of Creek

The Children of Creek

Story by: Amelia Reyes and Dominique McClain

January 8, 2019


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Within our campus, the Child Guidance program allows students hands-on experience with children that will benefit them in the future. This program prepares teachers and excellent leaders of tomorrow. Junior Arianne Gobert-Nutal shares her experience and enjoyment of working with kids, as well as h...

Choir Region Concert

Choir Region Concert

Story by: Sienna Wight, Reporter

November 27, 2018


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Voices fill the room as many exchange nervous glances. Students have been eagerly awaiting results for hours, each minute the pressure increasing. Suddenly there is silence and the results are posted. Every year students in choirs all over the district compete for a spot in Region Choir. Though it is...

A New Boy on Campus

A New Boy on Campus

Story by: Emma Jessen, Reporter

November 27, 2018


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Many people around the school know and love Hailey Shaw’s guide dog in training, Graceland. Sadly Graceland has not come to school recently, but for one good reason. Graceland moved to California to complete her training and to pursue her life as a guide dog for the blind. However, at the beginnin...

Vaulting to Success

Vaulting to Success

Story by: Amelia Reyes, Reporter

November 27, 2018


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Many decide to apply early in order to give themselves a better chance at getting into their first choice college. As deadlines for college applications arrive, those already accepted have a sense of security for the remainder of the year. People apply to varying colleges for different reasons. Junior J...

Obsession with Progression

Obsession with Progression

Story by: Vincent Ruggiero, Reporter

November 27, 2018


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Many clubs have introduced themselves this year, and Young Progressives has taken the stage as one of the biggest so far. This group formed out of the late Young Democrats, but instead provides a platform for everyone with an opinion. Whether doing local town halls, putting up posters, or simply discussin...

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