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Critics Choice Movie Awards: Winners

Critics Choice Movie Awards: Winners

JerahB, Staff Reporter

January 17, 2019


Filed under In The World, News

The Critics Choice Movie Awards aired January 13th, 2019. This award show is presented annually to honor cinematic achievement. Here are the list of winners for each category.   Best Picture   "Black Panther" "BlacKkKlansman" "The Favourite" "First Man" "Green Book"...

Beto Vs. Cruz

Beto Vs. Cruz

MadisonF, Staff Reporter

October 17, 2018


Filed under In The World, News

On March 6, Beto O’Rourke and Ted Cruz were announced as the two candidates running for this year’s general election for U.S. Senate in Texas. Cruz, a Houston native, and Republican hopes to seek a second term after being the Junior U.S. Senator for Texas since 2013. But on the opposite side of the...

Next Big Three

Next Big Three

JustinP, Staff Reporter

October 4, 2018


Filed under Sports

The Carmelo Anthony in Oklahoma City experiment proved to be dysfunctional and helped result in another first round elimination of the Thunder. The Thunder realized that the $28 million dollars owed to Anthony this upcoming season would only hurt them, so he got shipped off to Atlanta, where soon afte...

Back at it Again

Back at it Again

JerahB, Staff Reporter

September 25, 2018


Filed under In The World, News

Apple has released 3 new iPhone's this year. The iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, and iPhone XR. Here is everything you need to know about the new phones.   Where to find the new iPhones Apple stores Verizon Best Buy Sprint AT&T T-Mobile   New features for the ...

The Last of a Species

The Last of a Species

KaeT, Social Media Editor

April 2, 2018


Filed under In The World, News, Showcase

Last month, the world’s last male northern white rhino, Sudan, passed away. Due to his old age and multiple infections, Sudan’s death was by no means a surprising occurrence. His health had been deteriorating at a steady rate, and it was predicted that he would not survive. Guarded and surrounded...

“They’re not alone on the losses”

“They’re not alone on the losses”

AbigailH, Staff Reporter

March 27, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

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...

What’s Next in Oil?

What’s Next in Oil?

Daphne T, Staff Reporter

February 16, 2018


Filed under In The World, News

The oil industry is very prevalent in the Houston area; the oil price collapse of 2014 greatly impacted families and businesses alike. To reduce expenditures, oil companies laid off around 400,000 workers, leaving thousands of families in the Houston area without income, and major projects that did not...

Woods V Cinco Ranch

Woods V Cinco Ranch

AbigailH, Staff Reporter

November 29, 2017


Filed under Photo Stories, Showcase

On November 28th, the Woods varsity basketball team played at home against Cinco Ranch. In the first three quarters, Cinco Ranch came out on top: 16-12 in the first, 17-7 in the second and 15-10 in the third. Although the Wildcats won the fourth quarter 14-9, the game ended in a loss, with the final...

Oil Spill in South Dakota

Oil Spill in South Dakota

KaeT, Social Media Editor

November 17, 2017


Filed under In The World, News, Showcase

Just yesterday, caused by unknown circumstances so far, a leak was discovered in the Keystone pipelines in South Dakota. An estimate of 210,000 gallons, or about 5,000 barrels, of oil had spilled before it was found. Thankfully, none of the spill has reached nearby lakes or ponds. Coincidentally,...

Massacre in Las Vegas

Massacre in Las Vegas

VictoriaC, Staff Reporter

October 10, 2017


Filed under In The World, News, Showcase

On the evening of October 1st, 2017 the Route 91 Harvest music festival was taking place outdoors on the Las Vegas Strip. At end of the night during country singer Jason Aldean's closing performance, gunshots were fired from the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay hotel killing 58 people,  and leaving app...

Health Care Bill Passes

Health Care Bill Passes

KaeT, Acting Social Media Editor

May 5, 2017


Filed under In The World, News

With an astonishingly close vote of 217-213, it was made official on May 4th that Trump’s new health care bill would pass into the Senate where it would face even closer observation. This was considered a great victory for President Trump, and a first big step to hopefully change health care for the...

Cy Woods Baseball Makes Playoffs

Cy Woods Baseball Makes Playoffs

FeliciaH, Managing Editor

May 2, 2017


Filed under Cy Woods, News, Sports

After a long hard fight varsity baseball finished as Co-District Champs. Last Friday night they claimed their spot in playoffs. The first game they lost to Cy Falls 4-3, but this past game they had a strong 212 comeback beating Cy Falls 7-0. This is their first time having a part of the district title...

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