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Person of the Week: Ellington Shephard

Person of the Week: Ellington Shephard

MiaL., Social Coordinator

September 23, 2016


Filed under People of Cy Woods, Showcase

The humming of clippers fills the room, held in the steady hands of the senior known as Ell the Barber. Prepped with all the tools he needs and good reputation amongst his peers to back him up. His fresh cuts bring confidence to the people who put their trust and follicles in the hands of student Ellington...

Newest Cy Woods Artist

Newest Cy Woods Artist

SarahW, Staff Reporter

September 20, 2016


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

On Saturday, September 17th, sophomore Hayes Howard released his debut song on Soundcloud entitled “About You.” This song is the first of many to come from Howard, a choir student who's life revolves around music. Reaching over 1,000 streams in just two days, Howard has gotten a lot of attent...

The Shows Go On

The Shows Go On

MaddyP, Staff Reporter

September 14, 2016


Filed under Entertainment

This year’s production season is a big one for Cy Woods theatre company- and there are big things to expect. Theatre is producing a total of seven shows, eight if you include their annual participation in the UIL competition. The amount of shows is fitting to match the increased number of drama...

Person of the Week: Samantha Robles

Person of the Week: Samantha Robles

MiaL, Staff Reporter

September 10, 2016


Filed under People of Cy Woods, Showcase

Patriots day is coming up this Sunday and in honor of this day there is no better way to do it than to talk to a future U.S. Navy veteran from Cypress Woods. Walking into her first day in ROTC senior Samantha Robles was both fascinated and terrified. "Older cadets already knew what to do," Robles...

Stranger Things Hype

Stranger Things Hype

EmilyH, Staff Reporter

September 7, 2016


Filed under Entertainment

Social media is blowing up over one of the newest Netflix original shows, “Stranger Things”, by the truly talented Duffer Brothers. Its original and exciting story line keeps any audience on edge through every tension filled episode. This series is an 80s horror homage with an incredible ability to e...

Person of the Week: Emily Morrison

Person of the Week: Emily Morrison

ColinH, Staff Reporter

September 2, 2016


Filed under People of Cy Woods, Showcase

Most of us have a clear vision; a path for what we want in our lives, but few seem to dedicate so much of their time and energy to their passions like this Wildcat does. “I’m a pre-professional dancer,” Junior Emily Morrison said. “I’m basically at a training company for the professional co...

Concerts to Watch for

Concerts to Watch for

HannahN, Staff Reporter

August 26, 2016


Filed under Entertainment

Over the summer there was an incredible lineup of artists and shows in the Houston area including Twenty One Pilots, Guns N’ Roses, Sublime, and many more. Even though school is back in session, concerts are still making their way to Houston for brief and glorious breaks in between the hours of school...

Person of the Week: Garrett Henry

Person of the Week: Garrett Henry

MiaL, Staff Reporter

August 26, 2016


Filed under People of Cy Woods, Showcase

Over the summer many Wildcats used their time to volunteer for different organizations or clubs, but this Wildcat spent his days helping the sick in a hospital. "I volunteered at Tomball regional hospital" Senior Garrett Henry said. "It's not an internship the unit [wanted] to recruit volunteers...

Take A Closer Look

Take A Closer Look

MiaL, Staff Reporter

June 29, 2016


Filed under Entertainment

For summer night owls who are staying up till five in the morning watching television, there has been buzz on the internet over new parody infomercials or videos airing on Adult Swim. This buzz was created by viewers of the late night Cartoon Network sending suspense, and mystery lovers on a hunt for...

SUMMER MOVIES FOR 2016

SUMMER MOVIES FOR 2016

LeahT, Acting Managing Editor

April 28, 2016


Filed under Entertainment

While some visit far away places or Grandma’s during the summer, many of us just experience hot days of nothingness and rolling around on the floor while clicking the next button on Netflix. Besides going to a friend’s house or Whataburger for a Patty Melt, the place we visit most during these thre...

Discovery Green Music Festival

Discovery Green Music Festival

Leah T, Acting Managing Editor

March 30, 2016


Filed under Entertainment

This weekend at Discovery Green several musical artists have come together for an entirely free concert to open up March Madness. The artists range from Fall Out Boy to Kendrick Lamar. The concerts are completelyfree, meaning it is first come first served. Main Stage Friday, April 1st 4-10pm (in order...

The Voices of Cy Woods

BennettR, Staff Reporter

February 25, 2016


Filed under Entertainment

Good morning Wildcats this is Bennett Richardson with the Word of the Week at the Woods and I think it's time you get an inside scoop on the morning announcements. While I only go in once a week for the word, every Tuesday I get to watch the amazing work that our morning announcement team does. First o...

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