The Crimson Connection

Mary Chase’s 1944 Comedy: Harvey

MattR, Staff Reporter

December 7, 2015


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This past weekend Cy Woods Theater Company  hosted a production of Mary Chase's timeless comedy, Harvey. The plays characters consist of a mother (Veta Louise Simmons), her daughter (Myrtle Mae Simmons), her drunk brother (Elwood) and his "imaginary friend", an invisible 6 foot white rabbit named Harvey....

Thankless Job

Thankless Job

MiaL, Staff Reporter

November 16, 2015


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We are the people who wake the same time the sun rises. Some of us wear a uniform to work,or the same reinforced smile. Some of us carry piles of paper, a stack of bills, or children on our hip. While we try to innovate with what little we have in our lives, and at the same time deal the demons in...

The Buddy Walk 2015

The Buddy Walk 2015

FeliciaH, Staff Reporter

November 15, 2015


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Today at Minute Maid park, SPARKs club joined the 100s of other amazing people gathered for the Buddy Walk. I have always heard about the Buddy Walk from my cousin, who has down syndrome, but have never made it to one myself. It was an environment filled with so much love and was an all around good time....

A Rant from an Angry Teenage Girl

A Rant from an Angry Teenage Girl

LeahT, Copy Editor

November 12, 2015


Filed under Opinions, Showcase

Why are girl things considered girl things and boy things considered boy things? Why was it cool for a girl to act like a boy but not the other way around? Why was it normal for little boys to do something mean and it be condoned for no other reason but 'boys will be boys'? Why were boys always seen...

Wildcats Final Game of the Season Against the Panthers

Wildcats Final Game of the Season Against the Panthers

MattR, Staff Reporter

November 11, 2015


Filed under Opinions, Sports

A rainy Saturday afternoon proved to be advantageous to the Wildcats on the gridiron.The last game of the season would end in a 49-39 win for the Cy Woods Wildcats against the Cy Springs Panthers. Due to an injury to our normal starting quarterback the Cats decided to start Jordan Johnson as quarter...

Like it or not

Like it or not

KiaraS, Staff Reporter

November 9, 2015


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I am not the type of person who says “like” after every word, but I will admit I say it more than what is grammatically necessary. That being said, not saying the word “like” for a week was one of the hardest things I have ever done. Not saying a word that you use on a daily basis is way more...

What’s Defense?

What’s Defense?

BillyS, Staff Reporter

November 1, 2015


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I’ve watched football for a few years now, and never have I ever seen a team score 73 points in one game and still lose. The Cy Woods Wildcats, 4-6 (4-5 in district) managed to lose to the already play off eliminated Jersey Village Falcons, 3-7 (3-6 in district), by an astonishing score of 73-74. The...

Unrequited Love and Love Itself

Unrequited Love and Love Itself

MiaL, Staff reporter

October 29, 2015


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I’ve never been the type of person to think about my true happiness. In the end it’s only a fantasy to daydream about. My comfort has come through reality because if it doesn’t I know I will eventually lose myself. I truly believe that I am one of those people who are meant to be alone. I...

Cy Woods take the Bobcats to the Dump

Cy Woods take the Bobcats to the Dump

BillyS, Staff Reporter

October 23, 2015


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In a game with massive playoff implications, Cy Woods, 4-4 (4-3 in district) managed to turn the district upside down with their complete annihilation of rivals Cy Fair, 5-3 (5-2 in district) who had only given up about 700 yards on the ground to opposing teams coming into this match up. The Wildcats...

Uniquely the Same

Uniquely the Same

FeliciaH, Staff Reporter

October 23, 2015


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Pumpkin spice lattes, monograms, Kendra Scott jewelry, Jack Rogers, Tory Burch riding boots, PINK leggings, Lulu lemon headbands, white iPhones, Lilly Pulitzer planners, fake laughing pictures... the makeup of a "basic white girl." From the outside this is all you see; on the inside there is so much...

Why are Songs so Catchy?

Why are Songs so Catchy?

LeahT, Copy Editor

October 19, 2015


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Have you ever noticed how popular songs have a usual sort of format? Like usually there's some sort of opening in the beginning with a beat with four notes over and over. The melody begins after a few seconds they go through that a few times and the singing starts. The beat continues throughout the song...

Diving Under the Sea with Mulan

KiaraS, Staff Reporter

October 18, 2015


Filed under Entertainment, Opinions, Reviews

The weekend of October 15-17 the Cy Woods Theatre company performed the Little Mermaid jr. and Mulan jr. The show was fun for all; the audience was filled with people of all ages that were constantly laughing along. The jokes in the script were executed very well and had the audience laughing many times....

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