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The Secretive Sale

The Secretive Sale

Story by: Vincent Ruggiero, News Editor

September 30, 2020

No high schooler can truly understand what goes on behind the scenes in the business and political world, but it shouldn’t have the clarity of a smokescreen either. In an essential issue for a plethora of teenagers, the sale of TikTok and its possible ban has gotten a bare-bones explanation not ev...

Amongst the Hype

Amongst the Hype

Story by: Chloe O'Dell, Editor in Chief

September 29, 2020

Through the increasingly popular social media app Tik Tok, spreading information about topics ranging from world news to the newest trend has become easier and easier. Most recently, the video game “Among Us,” rose to fame on the app with clips of strategy and gameplay gaining views and likes. In ...

Reopening CFISD Amongst COVID-19

Reopening CFISD Amongst COVID-19

Story by: Garrett Fugate, Reporter

September 26, 2020

The reopening of schools across the country has faced scepticism by many, due to this past year’s events, and the closing of almost all campuses big and small last spring. The inevitable growth of COVID-19 put an end to students and faculty member’s anticipation of a normal return to campus. Desp...

Dune: Coming Soon

Dune: Coming Soon

Story by: Emma O'Dell, Feature Editor

September 25, 2020

With COVID-19 bettering the United States right now, many need an escape from the chaos of today's climate. In particular, movies are a great vice for enjoying the moment and relaxing for a little. On September 9, the upcoming movie “Dune,” released its first trailer, causing an uproar not only for ...

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...

An Election (F/Y)ear

An Election (F/Y)ear

Story by: Kirsten Hill, Editorial Editor

September 24, 2020

As the resented year of 2020 endlessly draws on, more and more incidents entailing the global pandemic break world news each and every day. However, these issues magnify to greater volumes with the election approaching in a matter of months. President Donald Trump has set out to serve his second ter...

BLM: A Modern Day Civil Rights Movement

BLM: A Modern Day Civil Rights Movement

Story by: Anisa Tran, Reporter

September 23, 2020

On May 25, 2020, a store employee in Minneapolis, Minnesota called the cops on a black man he suspected of using a counterfeit bill, to buy cigarettes. The employee noted that Floyd was not in control of himself and appeared drunk. With police called, Floyd was aggressively approached by Officers Derek Ch...

Remembering Chadwick

Remembering Chadwick

Story by: Avery Zasowski, Reporter

September 23, 2020

On August 28, 2020, beloved actor Chadwick Boseman passed away after losing his battle to colon cancer. The news came as a shock to many fans, as Boseman did not publicly address his illness before passing, instead choosing to hide his condition by continuing to work on movie roles while undergoing ch...

The Cougars’ Sweet Gesture

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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...

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