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“North Avenue” Takes Home Gold

“North Avenue” Takes Home Gold

Story by: Sienna Wight, Editor-in-Chief

October 2, 2019

The warm lights dim as the murmurs of an anxious crowd fade into the silence of anticipation. Dozens of artists fidget in their seats, restlessly awaiting the beginning of the showings. A black Sedan pulls into view on the screen of the theater; it has begun.    Collin Smith has branded himself as a sort o...

The Flint Water Crisis in 2019

The Flint Water Crisis in 2019

Story by: Sienna Wight, Editor-in-Chief

September 4, 2019

What began in April of  2014 as a way to cut down city spending morphed into city-wide health crisis that continues to plague the citizens of Flint over five years later.    Flint, Michigan switched their water supply source to Karegnondi Water Authority from the Detroit Water and Sewage...

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...

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...

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...

Three strikes you’re out: CFISD absence policy

Three strikes you’re out: CFISD absence policy

Story by: Sienna Wight, Reporter

October 31, 2018

Students across the nation struggle with the stress and pressure of exam season. With increasingly difficult courses and material, CFISD began offering students the opportunity to exempt some of their final exams. Exemptions allow students to opt out of taking some of their finals, the number of whi...

Band: Behind the Scenes

Band: Behind the Scenes

Story by: Sienna Wight, Reporter

October 4, 2018

From August through November, the Cypress Creek Marching Band spends over one hundred and fifty hours outside in the parking lot rehearsing their show. With so much time dedicated to the program, students struggle to balance classes and band. Senior Drum Major Will Green leads the band during competition s...

Bringing the H.E.A.T

Bringing the H.E.A.T

Story by: Sienna Wight, Reporter

September 17, 2018

  Cy Creek currently offers a variety clubs, from Interact to Cougars for Christ. This year, Creek’s newest club, H.E.A.T., will make its first debut. Students have the opportunity to join a group that allows one to help the community and gain service hours. Junior president Bryant Hill decided to foun...

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