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Step by Step

Step by Step

MadisonF, Staff Reporter

April 16, 2019


Filed under Cy Woods, Features, People of Cy Woods, Showcase

Chant. Stomp. Clap. What started as the traditional African gumboot dance now beats along the hallways of our high school: step dancing. In November of 2017, seniors Mia Jones, Lauren Daughtery and Catherine Roberts decided that something was missing in the culture of their extracurricular experience:...

The Winner is…..

The Winner is…..

JerahB, Staff Reporter

April 10, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, TV

Game of Thrones season 8 premieres this Sunday on HBO. I am very excited to see this season. I’ve been looking at the trailer over and over again trying to see if I can figure out what’s going to happen. No matter how many times I try, I still can’t figure it out. Even the actors on the show say...

Xplor your Options

Xplor your Options

CarolineS, Online Editor

April 5, 2019


Filed under Features, People of Cy Woods, Showcase

More and more people are starting to branch out into the territory of self-made businesses and brands. Within that demographic, there is a surprising number of high school students. They happily devote a portion of their time to the products they’ve worked for. Cy Woods is no stranger to students who ...

Abroad in Australia

Abroad in Australia

FiorellaP, Business Manager

March 18, 2019


Filed under Cy Woods, Entertainment, Features, Lifestyle, People of Cy Woods

When it comes to picking prospective colleges, many students feel overwhelmed when deciding where to attend. Senior Madisen Weaver, however, finds it hardly a challenge. Weaver plans to study abroad in Australia for college in January of 2020, fulfilling her lifelong dream. Since early on in her childhood,...

Best to Worst Laughs of 2018

Best to Worst Laughs of 2018

FiorellaP, Business Manager

March 8, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Lifestyle, Opinions

I think we can all agree 2018 was an interesting year with some... interesting memes.Here are a few of last years biggest laughs rated from top to bottom:     1.“Change My Mind “ This hilarious meme originated after a controversial picture of podcaster Steven Crowder setting...

Orchestras California Journey

Orchestras California Journey

PaigeR, Social Editor

March 8, 2019


Filed under Cy Woods, Features, News, People of Cy Woods

Cy Woods Orchestra was recently offered a chance to go on their very first trip to California. In mid-January 2019 at 4:15 a.m., they started their journey on a bus to the airport. When the airplane finally skidded across the pavement, signaling their arrival, the students’ excitement escalated. Although ...

Ariana Grande: 2018-2019

Ariana Grande: 2018-2019

PaigeR, Social Editor

March 8, 2019


Filed under Entertainment

Ariana started off her 2018 absent from the public view. Even when she was expected to attend certain events, circumstances seemed to get in the way. However, no matter her rocky start she came back strong in late March.   March 24, 2018: Performs at March For Our Lives Rally Ariana re...

Game Of Crowns

Game Of Crowns

MadisonF, Staff Reporter

March 8, 2019


Filed under Entertainment

Miss Congeniality, Kim of Queens, Toddlers and Tiaras, Miss USA; these are some of the most coveted pageant shows or events that may have aired on your TV screen at home. But there is a real-life pageant which is special to the Cypress area: Mr. Cy Woods. 30 guys, six competitive categories, four voting...

Gotta Catch ‘Em All

Gotta Catch ‘Em All

DaphneT, Copy Editor

March 7, 2019


Filed under Entertainment

The last week has been a big one for the Pokémon franchise. The franchise has been a powerhouse for Nintendo, the studio behind the games, for more than 20 years. It has also branched into an anime spanning more than 20 seasons, several movies, a trading card game and the insanely popular app, “Po...

Line Up For the Ride

Line Up For the Ride

SaraZ, Staff Reporter

March 7, 2019


Filed under Entertainment

It’s that time of year again. The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo is back in town. This year it will be from Feb 25 to March 17. First up, let’s talk about that lineup. It looks interesting this year. As expected, most of the artists are country musicians, although Cardi B was a nice surprise. Ev...

2019 Movies: The Sequels

2019 Movies: The Sequels

CarolineS, Online Editor

February 18, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Movies, Opinions, Showcase

As more and more people settle into the new year, a multitude of new movies are being confirmed. A good number of these new movies will be sequels to some of the most well loved and anticipated movies of the past few years. Here are just a few to be on the look out for in 2019:     ...

The Grammy’s 2019 Goes Girl Power

The Grammy’s 2019 Goes Girl Power

FiorellaP, Buisness Manager

February 14, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, In The World, Music, News, TV

The Grammy Awards is a special ceremony held annually by the American National Academy of Recording Arts to celebrate and honor various talented artists in the record/entertainment Industry. This years 61st annual Grammy Awards held on February 10th, featured many new nominees as well as a surprisin...

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