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SOS: Save Our Shows

SOS: Save Our Shows

KyleR, Co-Editor-in-Chief

April 18, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

Every year for the past 20 years, the news network USA Today has hosted a massive polling effort called 'Save Our Shows' in which they take 30 television shows that are on the chopping block for their network and let the public vote on which shows they believe should be saved or cut and why. Even tho...

Netflix Fix

Netflix Fix

KiaraS, Co-Editor-in-Chief

April 5, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

Here are a few not yet popular originals to check out the next time you turn on Netfix: 1. Ultimate Beastmaster- This exciting show was originally released in 2017. It is a competition show that resembles shows like American Ninja Warrior. Competitors from around the world push themselves in an attempt...

Person of the Week: Terrie Schexnaider

Person of the Week: Terrie Schexnaider

SujeanS, Managing Editor

March 29, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, People of Cy Woods, Showcase

Whether it be using the computers for a class project or checking out a book, the library is something students utilize everyday. We all know where it is and what it looks like, but not everyone knows who the person is that makes our library so great. Terrie Schexnaider has been our librarian for...

Person of The Week

Person of The Week

KaylaP, Co-Copy Editor

March 23, 2018


Filed under People of Cy Woods

Some students have a knack for mathematics, making it their favorite subject at school. Others, however, have a hard time catching on to different equations and applying them to problems. But no matter the type of student, it seems like pre-cal teacher Pamela Puckett makes math enjoyable for all of...

Person Of The Week: Coach Trocquet

Person Of The Week: Coach Trocquet

Sarah W, Acting Manager Editor

March 9, 2018


Filed under People of Cy Woods, Showcase

For the girl’s soccer team, the 2017-18 season has been one for the books. Their current undefeated record reflects their hard work and 212 mindsets. Leading these athletes to success is Head Girls soccer coach and Algebra 2 teacher Amy Trocquet. “This season has been a success so far – ...

Discover the Most Anticipated Movies

Discover the Most Anticipated Movies

KaeT, Social Media Editor

March 5, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

The movie industry is working as hard as ever, and successes such as 'Black Panther' and 'The Greatest Showman' has America paying close attention to the silver screen to see what huge success might hit the box offices next. This year and next year is also going to to be the time for anticipated seq...

Person of the Week: Sam Belcher

Person of the Week: Sam Belcher

DaphneT, Staff Reporter

March 1, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, People of Cy Woods, Showcase

On February 14-17, members of the school band went up to San Antonio for the TMEA All-State Convention to compete and perform. One of these students who got to compete at the convention was junior Sam Belcher, a trumpet player who placed 17th in the state. “I didn’t expect it because I didn’t t...

Person of the Week: Sydney Stanford

Person of the Week: Sydney Stanford

KaeT, Social Media Editor

February 8, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, People of Cy Woods, Showcase

Just two weeks ago, the Cy Woods swimming team dominated the competition and showed off their greatest strengths at the district’s latest swim meet. Their combined efforts and 212 spirit in the pool were well rewarded with first place. Every single swimmer put in everything they had; however, there was on...

Jolly Jingles

Jolly Jingles

TeresaH, Online Editor

December 21, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

NICE Carol of The Bells Probably one of the most liked Christmas songs, both the choral and Trans-Siberian versions bring an exciting intensity to the holiday season. Not only is “Carol of the Bells” wonderfully dramatic and fun to listen to, it also is a darker Christmas song that still remains ...

One Time at Band Camp

One Time at Band Camp

SavannahH, Staff Reporter

December 19, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

“Hey band!” a drum major calls out to a room filled with loud, noisy teenagers. “Hey what?” the band students call back, cutting off any conversation they previously had. “Go outside!” the drum major shouts out to the band kids. It’s time for marching practice, time to focus. ...

POW: Madeline Fatsura

POW: Madeline Fatsura

BrandonC, Staff Reporter

December 2, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, People of Cy Woods, Showcase

When she was younger, junior Madeline Fatsura only thought of a profession that had to do with profit; therefore, she decided to delve into the engineering field, and now she is in her second year of engineering design and presentation. "I do enjoy it now," Fatsura said. "I've gotten the chance to...

Selena Gomez and Justin Bieber are Back Together

Selena Gomez and Justin Bieber are Back Together

MaddieA, Staff Reporter

November 27, 2017


Filed under Entertainment

Before achieving international success, Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez were friends for years. Eventually, as they got more into the spotlight, they became an on-and-off couple from 2011 until their last official breakup in 2014. However, the two are dating each other once again after three years from...

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