The Crimson Connection

 ANA, a Japanese airline, resumes service to Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport.

Flying during COVID-19

How to fly in the midst of a pandemic
Evan Hull, Co-Section Editor December 10, 2020

Travelling has always been a favorite pastime of people around the world throughout history. From the explorers 500 years ago to the common person today, travel has always been popular, especially when...

Christmas presents under a tree

Best Christmas gifts for parents

Esteban Garcia, Editor-in-Chief December 8, 2020

Buying Christmas gifts for family and friends can be one of the hardest things to decide. A lot of people like to slack on their gifts, and not buy anything till the last minute. Instead of going with...

The chocolate peppermint bundt cake, freshly iced and ready to serve.

Holiday Cheer You Can Eat

Recipes to embrace the holiday season
CarolineS, Content/Design Editor December 6, 2019

During the winter, one of my favorite activities is baking. Over the years, I've discovered these two chocolate-packed recipes. They are easy to make and taste delicious.   Chocolate Peppermint Bundt...

Freshman Erin Doyle as Maya in Godspell at Imaginnation Theatre in 2018.

I Hope YOU Get it

Tips from a veteran on how to "Book it!"
MackenseyD, Online Editor December 4, 2019

Theatre: where people express themselves through a character they have developed and worked hard on, that is of course if you get cast.  The number one concern of all people in “the biz’” is...

The cast of Junie B. Jones performs

So You Wanna Be a Star?

How to be involved in Cy Woods' theatre
MackenseyD, Online Editor November 1, 2019

Growing up, did you spend hours in front of your television watching High School Musical? Did you dress up as Gabriella or Troy for Halloween and put on one man versions of “Stick to the Status Quo”...

Jeff Sullivan, Ethan Stokes, Emmanuelle Zeesman, Paul Schoeller, Seth Eardly, Brody Bett and Ruby Gibbs backstage of the Finding Neverland tour.

On the Road Again

Two national tours later, freshman returns to Cypress
MackenseyD, Online Editor October 30, 2019

The audience’s murmuring simmers down to silence as the orchestra begins the overture. The world disappears as the music swells and the lights brighten. Time stops. The heart races faster to keep up...

Associate Principal Dirk Heath rallies the crowd with the use of a megaphone at varsity football game against Cy-Ridge on September 27

King of the Woods

Insight on Cy Woods' loudest and proudest Associate Principal
JustinP, Online Editor October 17, 2019

Students at Cy Woods know the name Mr. Dirk Heath, but do they really understand the man cheering at the football games, telling you the announcements, and bringing the best energy to school everyday?  Mr....

A photo of a Lone Star campus.

What do you want to Major in?

One of the Hardest decisions of your Young Adult life.
PaigeR, Photo Editor May 17, 2019

Some colleges require students to declare a major when applying, others give students until their second semester of sophomore year to decide, but the choice never gets any easier. The reality is the students...

A college dorm hall

Packing for College: What do I bring?

Everything you need to know about buying college necessities
SarahW, Editor in Chief May 17, 2019

If you're like me, you've probably browsed through dozens of Pinterest posts of glamorous dorm rooms, filled with amenities and accessories. In reality, however, most dorm rooms are bland, tiny and expensive,...

Passport

Abroad in Australia

Wildcat Madisen Weaver prepares to study overseas.
FiorellaP, Business Manager March 18, 2019

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...

Laughing Snoopy graphic.

Best to Worst Laughs of 2018

2018's viral memes ranked from best to worst
FiorellaP, Business Manager March 8, 2019

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...

A Prom Corsage

Prom On A Budget

Five ways To Save Money On The Big Night
MadisonF, Staff Reporter March 8, 2019

  Get Ready With Friends- Many people do use a salon to get their makeup, nails and hair done. But a friend can be just as great and so much fun. If you commission a friend, you can still look...

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