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Dishing the Details: Far From Home

Dishing the Details: Far From Home

CarolineS, Online Editor

May 17, 2019

Spoiler Warning for those who are not caught up with all MCU movies (including Endgame).   A new trailer for Spider-Man: Far From Home was dropped on the heels of Endgame, literally. When Endgame first came out, one of the previews was for Far From Home. However, if you were to see Endgame to...

Shooting for the Stars

Shooting for the Stars

CarolineS, Online Editor

May 1, 2019

The Hunch program provides a unique opportunity for high school students to partner with NASA. Through engineering to interior design, all CFISD schools participate in some way and allow the progression of this program. However, Cy Woods is the only school within the district to compete in the NASA Hunch Cu...

Step by Step

Step by Step

MadisonF, Staff Reporter

April 16, 2019

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:...

Xplor your Options

Xplor your Options

CarolineS, Online Editor

April 5, 2019

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 ...

Running to Rocky Top

Running to Rocky Top

ErinE, Online Editor

March 6, 2019

This upcoming summer, Sebastian Cooper, a senior track runner, will be heading to the University of Tennessee to pursue his dream of running college track. While it hasn’t been easy for Cooper to get where he is, he is beyond grateful that he will be fulfilling his middle school dream. Cooper started...

Observing History

Observing History

CarolineS, Online Editor

February 19, 2019

Every February, Americans all across the nation come together to celebrate Black History Month. According to the African American History Month web page, Black History Month is a time to “join in paying tribute to the generations of African Americans who struggled with adversity to achieve full citiz...

2019 Movies: The Sequels

2019 Movies: The Sequels

CarolineS, Online Editor

February 18, 2019

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:     ...

Comeback Season

Comeback Season

ErinE, Online Editor

February 7, 2019

“You will probably never play football again.” Those were the words that senior linebacker Mac Bird was told during his junior season of football. However, a little over a year later, Bird recovered and is now on his way to committing to play college football. This almost career-ending football injury ha...

Living with a Disability

Living with a Disability

JustinP, Staff Reporter

January 15, 2019

They were born with this disability. They did not choose this, and now, it is part of their lives forever. Brothers Thomas and Andrew Avery live with the disability known as Tourettes. According to a study from the Mayo Clinic, Tourette Syndrome (TS) involves uncontrollable repetitive movements or...

2019 Movies

2019 Movies

CarolineS, Online Editor

December 12, 2018

For some time, the movies have been a popular place to get together with friends, and 2019 will be no different. As the number of days between now and the new year get slimmer and slimmer, people are looking for what movies they'll be most anticipating. Here are some movies to keep on your 2019 radar: ...

The More You Know

The More You Know

CarolineS, Online Editor

December 7, 2018

For most people, the phrase “I wish I had known…” pops into their mind when thinking about their high school years. During high school, there are so many things that could be beneficial to have in mind when making important decisions. Two high school counselors sat down to answer questions about ...

College Football Playoffs/Bowls

College Football Playoffs/Bowls

ErinE, Online Editor

December 3, 2018

College Football Playoffs: #1: Alabama #2: Clemson #3: Notre Dame #4: Oklahoma   New Year’s Six Games: 12/29- Orange Bowl: #1 Alabama vs #4 Oklahoma 12/29- Cotton Bowl: #2 Clemson vs #3 Notre Dame 12/29- Peach Bowl: #10 Florida vs #7 Michigan 1/1- Fiesta Bowl: #11...

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