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Movies So Bad They Were Good

Movies So Bad They Were Good

KaeT, Acting Business Manager

May 2, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

Barbarella: This wild movie is something that you need to see to believe. The movie flies off the rails of normal within the first 15 minutes where the “plot” is introduced. Among the scenes in this flaming disaster: the movie found a way to include killer dolls, an actual angel, and a lesbian tyr...

Netflix Fix

Netflix Fix

KiaraS, Co-Editor-in-Chief

April 5, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

Here are a few not yet popular originals to check out the next time you turn on Netfix: 1. Ultimate Beastmaster- This exciting show was originally released in 2017. It is a competition show that resembles shows like American Ninja Warrior. Competitors from around the world push themselves in an attempt...

Everyday: Movie Review

Everyday: Movie Review

KaylaP, Co-Copy Editor

March 7, 2018


Filed under Reviews

As an avid connoisseur of romantic movies with just the right amount of cheesiness, I was one of many who was excited to head out and see the new teen film “Everyday”. The film follows the story of a high school girl who falls in love with a person who is in a different body every day. Goin...

Discover the Most Anticipated Movies

Discover the Most Anticipated Movies

KaeT, Social Media Editor

March 5, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

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...

Talking International Travels

Talking International Travels

AbigailH, Staff Reporter

October 17, 2017


Filed under Features, Showcase

Amanda Gillihan is a world history teacher and an international traveler. She has been to eight different countries, including France, Germany and the United Kingdom in her spare time. After traveling to historical cities, such as London and Berlin, Gillihan has gained an appreciation for certain cities...

The Show Must Go On

The Show Must Go On

SavannahH, Staff Member

September 20, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

The Cy Woods Theatre Company opened The Buddy Holly Story on September 15th, the same week school began. The cast and crew endured seemingly endless rehearsals and persevered through time crunches in hopes of opening their show on time. Auditions for The Buddy Holly Story started back in May of 20...

Person Of The Week: Grace Taylor

Person Of The Week: Grace Taylor

KaeT, Staff Reporter

February 24, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, People of Cy Woods, Showcase

We all wonder who our relatives are, whether they were interesting or if they did anything momentous. Some of us don't know our ancestors at all. Freshman Grace Taylor made a surprising discovery last year while completing a US history family project. One of her ancestors is none other than famous pirate...

A Whole New Swamp

A Whole New Swamp

KiaraS, Copy Editor

October 12, 2016


Filed under Reviews

Last weekend the Cy Woods Theatre Company opened their show, Aladdin Jr and Shrek Jr; they did not disappoint. CWTC exceeded the expectations of excellence set by the eager members of the audience. Every song and dance was performed almost perfectly, with eye-catching choreography and attention-drawing...

The Power of Facebook

The Power of Facebook

TeresaH, Staff Reporter

October 11, 2016


Filed under Entertainment

“Who even uses Facebook anymore?” most teenagers say nowadays. And while Facebook is perceived as a social media website for old people by today’s high-schoolers, Facebook happens to be the largest social network---in the world. Facebook follows Microsoft and Google as one of the most powerful...

Stranger Things Hype

Stranger Things Hype

EmilyH, Staff Reporter

September 7, 2016


Filed under Entertainment

Social media is blowing up over one of the newest Netflix original shows, “Stranger Things”, by the truly talented Duffer Brothers. Its original and exciting story line keeps any audience on edge through every tension filled episode. This series is an 80s horror homage with an incredible ability to e...

Euripedes: The Tragedy of Medea

Euripedes: The Tragedy of Medea

MatthewR, Staff Reporter

September 30, 2015


Filed under Entertainment, Reviews

Last week Thursday, Friday and Saturday Wildcat theater  successfully held its production of a Greek tragedy Medea by Euripides in the commons courtyard. The tragedy is of a woman named Medea who is abandoned by her husband Jason and left alone with their two children. He remarries Glauce the daughter of Creon, the King of Corinth. As a resul...

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