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Highlights of 2018

Highlights of 2018

Story by: Emma Jessen, Sienna Wight, Reporter

December 18, 2018

In honor of the hectic, action filled year of 2018 coming to a close as we leave for christmas break, we wanted to reflect back on all that has happened. So without further adieu, as we tie a bow around this year, please enjoy Sienna and Emma’s most memorable moments of the year. Kilauea Eruptio...

Cookie Recipes

Cookie Recipes

Story by: Grace Butler, Reporter

December 17, 2018

Christmas cookies remain a common tradition in many households. Families come together to make this ever-so-delightful snack. These recipes assure that no one will have to worry about how to make Christmas cookies, only the holiday experience that comes along with them.   Cathedral Window ...

Top Christmas Movies

Top Christmas Movies

Story by: Emma Jessen, Reporter

December 13, 2018

Every year, thousands of holiday classics make their way to theaters and televisions worldwide to celebrate the season of giving. These ten movies will undoubtedly put any holiday Grinch into the Christmas spirit. Grab some hot cocoa and popcorn, and get ready to binge these top holiday movies. Th...

The History of White Elephant Gifts

The History of White Elephant Gifts

Story by: Willow Copeland-Vallejo, Reporter

December 12, 2018

Office mandated or just for fun with friends, most people have probably taken place in a white elephant gift exchange at one point or another. The rules, though simple, can vary depending on the participants.   The basic idea involves players showing up to the party with strange or funny gi...

Devil’s Advocate in Angel Wings

Devil’s Advocate in Angel Wings

Story by: Sienna Wight, Reporter

December 11, 2018

For years the beauty industry showcased only “the best of the best”. Women have had to look a certain way, have the “perfect” body, and most body types were not represented in the media. However, it appears as if a change has ensued within the industry. With numerous brands such as Thirdlove and Ae...

InSight makes its home on the Red Planet

InSight makes its home on the Red Planet

Story by: Dominique McClain, Reporter

December 11, 2018

NASA’s spacecraft, Insight, landed safely on the surface of Mars after traveling in space for 7 months. It finally landed on November 26th and immediately started sending data back to Earth showing the red planet like we have never seen it before. Insight sends back pictures and information daily ...

The Truth of Santa Claus

The Truth of Santa Claus

Story by: Chloe Odell, Reporter

December 6, 2018

As a person ages, certain inevitable truths become a reality. Things such as never-ending cycles of taxes to the fact that wrinkle creams really do not work. However, one “truth” from childhood still raises a question when the holiday season rolls around, “Who is Santa Claus?” The story of...

Started from the bottom now we’re here

Started from the bottom now we’re here

Story by: Matt Baham, Section Editor

December 4, 2018

After a 0-4 start, the Cypress Creek football team came up from the bottom on their playoff run. The team plays in the Regional final against Beaumont Westbrook Saturday, December 8 at 2:00 PM. Cypress Creek has never gone to the 4th round of playoffs, but have won six of their last seven games. Sen...

Choir Region Concert

Choir Region Concert

Story by: Sienna Wight, Reporter

November 27, 2018

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

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...

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