CCHS Press

Coronavirus Spreads to the US

Coronavirus Spreads to the US

Story by: Kirsten Hill, Reporter

February 10, 2020

What started as a small viral outbreak in the Wuhan district of China has turned into a global emergency that claims lives in the hundreds and infects by the thousands everyday. The Coronavirus, a respiratory illness that has turned fatal, has killed over 500 people and infected upwards of 30,000. ...

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...

The Wage Rage

The Wage Rage

Story by: Kirsten Hill and Chloe O'Dell

November 19, 2019

The inferiority women have felt throughout history continues even during modern times. With a growing wave of women starting to realize their value in society, it seemed as though this problem disappeared. However, the underlying oppression remains deeply rooted in many societal aspects.    ...

Pinking Out for Breast Cancer

Pinking Out for Breast Cancer

Story by: Kirsten Hill, Reporter

October 18, 2019

October first officially starts off  Breast Cancer Awareness Month, a month dedicated to spreading awareness and recognizing early symptoms in the name of prevention. The disease kills as many as 1 in 8 women, as well as 1 in 1,000 men.    In order to prevent breast cancer, one must recognize early sign...

Living in the Digital Cage

Living in the Digital Cage

Story by: Kirsten Hill, Reporter

September 24, 2019

In this day and age, the media tends to portray the technology that appeals to teenagers in a negative light. This can include video games, cellphones, social media, etc. Although these technologies can have a lasting detrimental effect if abused, the “helicopter parenting” that has sprouted has brought f...

What’s Going On in the Amazon?

What's Going On in the Amazon?

Story by: Kirsten Hill, Reporter

September 4, 2019

The Amazon rainforest, located in central Brazil and various other South American countries, has had a plague of fire for the past three weeks. The Amazon rainforest currently houses the most diverse ecosystem in the world, with ten percent of the world’s species and a million indegionous peoples. ...

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