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Observing History

Observing History

CarolineS, Online Editor

February 19, 2019


Filed under Cy Woods, News, Showcase

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


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:     ...

Comeback Season

Comeback Season

ErinE, Online Editor

February 7, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

“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


Filed under Features, Showcase

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


Filed under Entertainment, Movies, Opinions, Showcase

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


Filed under Features, Showcase

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


Filed under Showcase, Uncategorized

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...

District 14-6A Football Awards

District 14-6A Football Awards

ErinE, Online Editor

November 30, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

OFFENSIVE MVP- Quarterback- Carson Danner (Sr.)   1st TEAM: Offensive Line- Ethan Agnew (Sr.) Offensive Line- Brock Gunderson (Sr.) Wide Receiver- Jake Tesch (Sr.) Halfback/Fullback- Darion Morgan (Sr.) Punter- Carson Danner (Sr.) Kicker- Gustavo Olmedo (Sr.)  ...

A Game for the Ages

A Game for the Ages

ErinE, Online Editor

November 27, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Nov. 24- Kyle Field. Aggies. Tigers. 6:30 p.m. Game time. The Aggies of Texas A&M faced the seventh ranked Tigers of LSU. Going into the game, everyone knew that A&M had not beat LSU since 1995, so the stakes were high for this game. With the Aggies being predicted to lose, they went into game as...

Learning How to Love Myself

Learning How to Love Myself

BrandonC, Managing Editor

November 6, 2018


Filed under Advice, Opinions, Showcase

As a child, I knew two things: video games and solitude. The older generation may look at that and push the blame onto me, saying it was my own fault for not going outside and making friends, but it was never my intention to be so isolated at such a young age. All I ever wanted was to have friends of...

The Boys of Summer

The Boys of Summer

ErinE, Online Editor

October 30, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

COLLEGE STATION, TX- 64 teams. 22 fields. two days. The 7on7 State Championship title was on the line for roughly 1,200 high school football players from the state of Texas. At the tournament, these players were ready to play their hearts out. Those players, 19 of which were Cypress Woods Wildcats, we...

Mums for Life Photos

Mums for Life Photos

ErinE, Online Editor

October 5, 2018


Filed under Cy Woods, Features, Photo Stories, Showcase

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