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That’s A Rap

That’s A Rap

SarahW, Editor in Chief

May 17, 2019


Filed under Features

The computer science UIL team is known state-wide for their academic accolades, but outside of their competitions, the team partakes in an unlikely hobby. Outside of the compsci room, senior Sam Armstrong spends his time writing lyrics and orchestrating songs for the compsci team to record and produce. ...

Ariana Grande: 2018-2019

Ariana Grande: 2018-2019

PaigeR, Social Editor

March 8, 2019


Filed under Entertainment

Ariana started off her 2018 absent from the public view. Even when she was expected to attend certain events, circumstances seemed to get in the way. However, no matter her rocky start she came back strong in late March.   March 24, 2018: Performs at March For Our Lives Rally Ariana re...

The Grammy’s 2019 Goes Girl Power

The Grammy’s 2019 Goes Girl Power

FiorellaP, Buisness Manager

February 14, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, In The World, Music, News, TV

The Grammy Awards is a special ceremony held annually by the American National Academy of Recording Arts to celebrate and honor various talented artists in the record/entertainment Industry. This years 61st annual Grammy Awards held on February 10th, featured many new nominees as well as a surprisin...

Engagement Called Off

Engagement Called Off

SamanthaO, Staff Reporter

October 30, 2018


Filed under News

Yes, celebrities seem to be perfect and lead on perfect lives, but they have problems just like the rest of us regulars. They get sad, mad, overwhelmed and they even call off engagements.  I don't know if you have heard but Ariana Grande called off her and Pete Davidson's engagement a couple weeks ago. Now...

The American Music Awards

The American Music Awards

DaphneT, Copy Editor

October 15, 2018


Filed under In The World, News

On Tuesday, October 9, the 2018 American Music Awards were held at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California in its first-ever partnership with YouTube Music. The event was hosted by Tracee Ellis Ross and featured performances by Carrie Underwood, Mariah Carey, Cardi B, Panic! at the Disco, D...

Love Yourself : 結 Answer

Love Yourself : 結 Answer

BrandonC, Managing Editor

September 24, 2018


Filed under Music, Reviews, Showcase, Video

K-pop group, Bulletproof Boy Scouts, or Beyond The Scene (BTS), released the finale album of their trilogy series titled, “Love Yourself” on August 24, 2018. This album, called “LOVE YOURSELF : 結 Answer,” broke an enormous amount of records both domestically and internationally, as did many o...

Love Yourself : 轉 Tear

Love Yourself : 轉 Tear

BrandonC, Staff Reporter

June 4, 2018


Filed under Music, Reviews, Showcase

K-pop group, Beyond The Scene (BTS), released their most recent album on May 18th, 2018. “Love Yourself: 轉 Tear” is their third full album and is part of a trilogy series called “Love Yourself.” Their previous album, “Love Yourself: Her,” ranked 7th on the Billboard 200 chart, setting a ...

Review: Relaxer

Review: Relaxer

ColinH, Staff Reporter

March 21, 2018


Filed under Music, Reviews

Many of you out there may or may not be familiar with the band ‘Alt-J’. They are an alternative/indie band out of the United Kingdom that many may associate with the song ‘Breezeblocks’. Anywho, last year, in June 2017, they released their third full length album “Relaxer”. Following what...

The Decline of Eminem

The Decline of Eminem

SarahW, Acting Editor In Chief

February 12, 2018


Filed under Music, Reviews

Eminem peaked in the early 2000’s, and ever since, his music has just been painful to listen to and has left a cringey feeling in me. In 2017 he dropped his latest album, “Revival,” which was a compilation of confusing rhyme schemes that lacked flow and had an overly aggressive tone. The hooks cons...

UIL Realignment Changes Competition

UIL Realignment Changes Competition

AbigailH, Staff Reporter

February 1, 2018


Filed under Cy Woods, News

The University Interscholastic League(UIL), which administers athletic, music and academic contests for public schools in Texas, has released a new district realignment that will be in effect for the next two years. With this realignment, Cy-Fair ISD schools will be divided into two separate districts and p...

Jolly Jingles

Jolly Jingles

TeresaH, Online Editor

December 21, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

NICE Carol of The Bells Probably one of the most liked Christmas songs, both the choral and Trans-Siberian versions bring an exciting intensity to the holiday season. Not only is “Carol of the Bells” wonderfully dramatic and fun to listen to, it also is a darker Christmas song that still remains ...

Brockhampton and the Redefinition of Boy Bands

Brockhampton and the Redefinition of Boy Bands

SarahW, Co-Copy-Editor

November 27, 2017


Filed under Opinions, Showcase

It used to be that boy bands were so structured, that it was hard for any of them to be different from each other. Each group made almost the same corny pop love songs, had one “punk” member for the teenage goths to relate to, and each member had their own “distinctive style” for merchandise purpos...

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