The Crimson Connection

Picture Perfect

Picture Perfect

JerahB, Staff Reporter

March 6, 2019

The VASE competition which stands for Visual Arts and Scholastic Events is a photography competition that scholastic holds every year. Many photographs are looked over and reviewed. Brooke Nunley had two pictures that advanced to state this year.   How do you feel about your pictures advancing...

The Grammy’s 2019 Goes Girl Power

A Grammy award

FiorellaP, Buisness Manager

February 14, 2019

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...

Critics Choice Movie Awards: Winners

A camera icon

JerahB, Staff Reporter

January 17, 2019

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

Democratic Donkey & Republican Elephant

MadisonF, Staff Reporter

October 17, 2018

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

Carmelo Anthony when he played with the Denver Nuggets

JustinP, Staff Reporter

October 4, 2018

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

The iPhone XS, XS Max, and XR

JerahB, Staff Reporter

September 25, 2018

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

Photo provided by Flickr user Heather Paul.

KaeT, Social Media Editor

April 2, 2018

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”

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...

What’s Next in Oil?

Oil prices suffered a severe drop in 2014. How will the industry recover?

Daphne T, Staff Reporter

February 16, 2018

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

Wildcats huddle before the second quarter.

AbigailH, Staff Reporter

November 29, 2017

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

TransCanada pipeline in Nebraska

KaeT, Social Media Editor

November 17, 2017

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,...

Health Care Bill Passes

Health Care Bill Passes

KaeT, Acting Social Media Editor

May 5, 2017

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...

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