The Crimson Connection

Jimbo Era- by the numbers

Aggie teammates celebrate after their LSU victory

ErinE, Online Editor

December 17, 2018

Jimbo Fisher's first season as the Texas A&M Head Coach has almost been concluded. Take a look at the great improvements between the stats in the 2017 season (without Jimbo) and the stats in the 2018 season (with Jimbo):   Total Offensive Yards: 2018: ranked #25 in the nation with 5590 total yards 2...

Teacher Walkouts Cancel School Progress

A 2005 graphic displaying the average salaries of teachers, created by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

AbigailH, Staff Reporter

March 31, 2018

From February 22 to March 6, West Virginia Teachers held a nine-day protest over their low wages by not going to school.  This resulted in classes being canceled. A wage increase had been voted down by the state Senate beforehand, but on March 6th,  legislature turned in their favor. Teachers and other...

“They’re not alone on the losses”

Parkland memorial drawing of the 17 victims, created by Freshman Paris Perez.

AbigailH, Staff Reporter

March 27, 2018

Freshman Paris Perez drew a memorial of the February 14th Parkland shooting victims to share with the students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School  a few days after the catastrophe.  Principal Gary Kinninger will soon be sending the original work to Parkland and hanging a copy somewhere in our...

International Women’s Day

One of the symbols celebrating International Women's Day on March 8.

KyleR, Co-Editor-in-Chief

March 8, 2018

On Thursday, March 8, 2018, women across the world celebrate the various achievements and advancements made by women throughout history, science and many other fields of study while also calling for greater equality for women around the world. On several continents, women march to raise awareness for...

The Academy Awards

The Academy Awards, also known as the Oscars, is one of the biggest awards shows of the year.

DaphneT, Staff Reporter

March 6, 2018

Sunday night was the 90th annual Academy Awards, the most prestigious awards show in the film industry. Jimmy Kimmel hosted the event at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles, California. Here are the winners of the different awards this year. Best picture-  “The Shape of Water”- This film, directed by G...

Discover the Most Anticipated Movies

Photo provided by Flickr user Andrew Hyde.

KaeT, Social Media Editor

March 5, 2018

The movie industry is working as hard as ever, and successes such as 'Black Panther' and 'The Greatest Showman' has America paying close attention to the silver screen to see what huge success might hit the box offices next. This year and next year is also going to to be the time for anticipated seq...

Top Pics from 2018 Kickball Tournament

The 32 teams participating in the 2018 Cy Hope Kickball Tournament before the first set of games start.

KyleR, Co-Editor-in-Chief

March 4, 2018

2018 State of the Union Address

President Donald Trumps speaks at the 2018 State of the Union address.

AbigailH, Staff Reporter

February 1, 2018

Tuesday night, President Donald Trump gave his first State of the Union address and touched on the government's accomplishments in healthcare, immigration and the economy. Several Democrats remained standing when the president entered the House Chamber and booed him during his stance on immigration,...

Salvadorians Forced to Go Home

Protesters walk with an El Salvador flag banner during the 'Day Without Immigrants' strike in May 2017.

AbigailH, Staff Reporter

January 8, 2018

Since his presidential inauguration in January 2017, Donald Trump has carried through with multiple goals that he addressed in his campaign. He has already attempted to revoke Obamacare and has initiated the removal of approximately 206,000 illegal immigrants. One of his administration's most recent acti...

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