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Valentin Carrillo Takes on Homecoming

Photo courtesy of Valentin Carrillo

Story by: Kirsten Hill, Editorial Editor

October 19, 2020

Being on the Homecoming Court is one of the most prestigious social titles any student can achieve during their highschool career. Although Homecoming has gone through many changes in order to adapt to the ongoing pandemic, Creek would still like to keep the spirit by going on with Homecoming Court....

Driving Into a Good Movie

Driving Into a Good Movie

Story by: Chloe O'Dell, Editor In Chief

October 7, 2020

Due to the daily increasing number of COVID-19 cases, many forms of once enjoyed entertainment have been restricted or inaccessible. In particular, movie theatres have faced an extreme drop in sales with the introduction of new protocols such as social distancing and non-essential businesses being closed. Howeve...

Creek V Klein: Saturday Night Fight

Creek V Klein: Saturday Night Fight

Story by: Savannah Negron, Reporter

October 2, 2020

After months of speculation about the approval of the 2020-2021 sports seasons this year due to COVID-19, CFISD approved their plan in late July and left spectators wondering what was to come. Even though this year's games look a lot different from last year, that cougar spirit still shines through as ...

Playing the Game Against COVID-19

Playing the Game Against COVID-19

Story by: Evan Harris, Entertainment Editor

September 24, 2020

COVID-19 has affected the world in many different ways. From the way students learn in school, to people adjusting to working from home, and even how people live their day-to-day lives, the pandemic has shaken the world.  With schools welcoming back students and teachers, with addition of rules t...

The Cougars’ Sweet Gesture

Photo courtesy of Cakes N' Mor

Story by: Savannah Negron, Reporter

September 23, 2020

With the devastating impact COVID-19 has had on small businesses, many local businesses near Cypress Creek have suffered major financial losses due to not having usual customers around to make revenue.  This problem has caused many mom-and-pop shops to close down or barely make the margin on rent...

Interacting… From a Distance

Interacting... From a Distance

Story by: Chloe O'Dell, Editor in Chief

September 22, 2020

The return to school, whether online or in-person, has proven difficult for both students and staff of Cypress Creek. Transitioning from constant social interaction with peers, to talking behind plastic shields and computer screens has prevented many clubs from having normal meetings. However, Cypre...

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...

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