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AP/DC Pep Rally

AP/DC Pep Rally

Story by: Emma Jessen, Reporter

February 6, 2019

The first AP/DC pep rally took place at Creek on Wednesday, January 30th. The pep rally, exclusive to sophomores, was created to encourage Cougars to sign up for AP and DC classes next year and start getting ahead for college. AP and DC classes are rigorous and fast paced that allow students to earn...

Swinging into the New Season

Swinging into the New Season

Story by: Ben Drake, Reporter

February 4, 2019

As baseball tryouts approached quickly, students were trying their best to step up their game. Tryouts took place on January 25 and 26 and freshman Barret Davidson is only one of the many freshman who tried out. He said he was super excited and prepared for the try outs. “I feel confident about t...

Band: All-State is Here

Band: All-State is Here

Story by: Dominique McClain, Reporter

February 1, 2019

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...

One Problem, No Solution

One Problem, No Solution

Story by: Vincent Ruggiero, Reporter

January 28, 2019

The U.S. Government shut down from December 22 to January 25, the third time it has happened in Donald Trump’s tenure as President. President Trump wants $5 billion to fund his border wall, while Democrats only offered $1.3 billion, an amount they want used on border security in general, not a wall...

Sweets at Creek

Sweets at Creek

Story by: Dominique McClain, Reporter

January 28, 2019

Creek Culinary have recently come together to compete at the annual Cupcake Wars held at Cypress Creek. With a lot of hard work put into the competition, only a select few made it to District. Senior and district qualifier, Kassandra Chapa, came ready for the event prepared with a second batch. “W...

The 2019 Golden Globes

The 2019 Golden Globes

Story by: Willow Copeland-Vallejo, Reporter

January 25, 2019

Andy Samberg and Sandra Oh hosted the 76th annual Golden Globe Awards on January 6. The night rolled out dozens of memorable moments and surprises for the audience, both comedic and emotional.   Fiji Water Girl The first part of the night, the red carpet, held the first big surprise of the nig...

How Stress Affects Students

How Stress Affects Students

Story by: Sienna Wight, Reporter

January 24, 2019

  The ringing of a morning alarm. A dreaded sound, a blaring wail willing the day to begin. For four years, a high schooler’s daily routine starts with a five AM wake-up call, before a day chock-full of stress and homework and a difficult course load. It seems only reasonable that rates of a...

Silvies Go To Showoffs

Silvies Go To Showoffs

Story by: Emma Jessen, Reporter

January 17, 2019

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...

You Choose this Adventure

You Choose this Adventure

Story by: Dominique McClain, Reporter

January 15, 2019

Netflix’s Black Mirror produced a whole new concept of watching movies on its streaming service. Bandersnatch is the psychological thriller that works as an interactive enticing experience that can keep the fans interested. Bandersnatch promotes the “Choose Your Own Story” style where the viewer picks ...

The Children of Creek

The Children of Creek

Story by: Amelia Reyes and Dominique McClain

January 8, 2019

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...

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