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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...

Theater Escape Room

Theater Escape Room

Story by: Evan Harris, Reporter

November 13, 2019

Friday November 1, and Saturday November 2, Cy Creek Drama Club held an escape room adventure as a fundraiser to raise money for their theater banquet. This year the escape room had two themes, Shipwreck and Texas Chainsaw Massacre. In Shipwreck, visitors have to make their way through a sunken ship...

Band’s Best Dressed

Band's Best Dressed

Story by: Emma O'Dell, Reporter

November 12, 2019

  With the Marching Band’s competitive season coming to a close, the band boosters of the 2019-2020 school year held the annual Halloween costume contest. The contest took place on October 30th. Many band students showed up in their best costumes and took the judges by surprise.   ...

The Fight for (Climate) Change

The Fight for (Climate) Change

Story by: Emma O'Dell, Reporter

October 9, 2019

Greta Thunberg, Swedish climate activist, has recently started an uproar of public commotion. On Friday, September 27th, Thunberg stood in front of a crowd of thousands of people, and declared her reaction to the “betrayal” of the government on behalf of the climate crisis. Thunberg received a gre...

Saturday Night Controversy

Saturday Night Controversy

Story by: Emma O'Dell, Reporter

October 9, 2019

Shane Gillis, the new cast member for Saturday Night Live, a weekly comedy program on NBC, has come under fire for having a former podcast resurface with him openly saying racist remarks. Following the reemergence of the podcast, the standup community and the common public have had mixed opinions on...

The Untimely Death of Mac Miller

A bottle falls next to some pills in the background with a spoon in the foreground holding more pills.

Story by: Emma O'Dell, Reporter

September 18, 2019

Malcolm McCormick, also known as Mac Miller, reached out to Cameron Petit on September 5th, 2018, initiating a drug deal. The deal occurred in less than five minutes. Petit collected his cut of cash, and Miller received Oxycodone pills, Cocaine and Xanax. The deal ended as quickly as it started and ...

Back For More

Back For More

Story by: Chloe O'Dell, Reporter

September 12, 2019

For athletes, the start of a new school year not only means homework and new classes but also after school practice and excitement filled gamedays. With the fall season starting for sports, fans and players alike will have lots to look forward to.   Football, one of the most notable high schoo...

FFA Cattle Run

photo by Victoria Santacruz

Story by: Marissa Quiroga, Reporter

February 15, 2019

  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...

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