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Cline Takes Houston

Cline Takes Houston

Jessica Witherow and Janel Ramlal

January 13, 2015


Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

Cheval Captain, Allison Cline, left last weekend for a  Houston dance convention with Cheval Director, Trudie Williams, to represent our school and the Chevals in front of the best drill teams in Texas. Within 24 hours Cline learned a dance, perfected it, and performed it in front of hundreds of directors....

Consequences of Marijuana Usage

Consequences of Marijuana Usage

Vanessa Castro, Staff Writer

January 13, 2015


Filed under News, Showcase

You really don’t see the harmful effects of marijuana in the moment of usage, but after that majestic high, it all goes downhill. Right off the bat, consumers might feel panicky, their heart rate increasing. Users lose their sense of time and coordination, and after that “up”,  they will feel...

Back to the 20s

Back to the 20s

David Hoyt, Staff Writer

January 9, 2015


Filed under News, Showcase

Back in the 20s, the prohibition of alcohol was in full swing, much like how marijuana is illegal today. Alcohol was illegal for 13 years between 1920 and 1933, and was brought forth by the Women's Christian Temperance Union which had been running a large campaign against alcohol since the late 1800s...

Cannabis Myths and Facts

Cannabis Myths and Facts

Anna Chainaranont, Illustrator/Staff Writer

January 9, 2015


Filed under News, Showcase

“Weed makes you mellow/chill.” “Weed gives you the munchies.” “Weed releases endorphins.” “Weed relieves pain.” “Weed causes breathing problems.” “Weed makes you dumb.” “Weed smells bad.”   MYTH: “People die from weed.” Weed has not directly k...

The NFL vs Marijuana Advancement

The NFL vs Marijuana Advancement

Jamison Amerine, Staff Writer

December 16, 2014


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

Don’t look now America, but NFL players could be on track to getting their wish of a policy that lets them smoke weed on a regular basis. Of course…this would entail that the marijuana be for responsible uses, like rehabilitation from injury, and that Roger Goodell opens his mind to suggestions other...

Texas Legislators to Debate Marijuana Reform in January

Texas Legislators to Debate Marijuana Reform in January

Jacob Wallace, Staff Writer

December 16, 2014


Filed under News, Showcase

Support for at least some of this legislation is strong among Texans, with multiple polls showing a majority support for medical marijuana.

Mustang Playoff Game

Mustang Playoff Game

Ellie Ebanks, Editor-in-chief

November 14, 2014


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

The Creekview football team was named district champs after beating Smith 17-10 in last Friday’s game. The football team advanced to playoffs and will play former district opponents, West Mesquite, at Wildcat/Ram stadium tonight at 7:30 p.m. Last year West Mesquite ranked 281st in the state and...

Mustang Feud

Mustang Feud

Alyssa Gruehn, News Editor

November 7, 2014


Filed under News, Showcase

This school year is a year of firsts for Creekview High School. The first 5k run, the first haunted house, and now the first game show - Mustang Feud. The event is based off the funny and popular game show Family Feud and will take place on November 8th. Even though the show will maintain the family...

Breaking “Bad” Figures

Breaking “Bad” Figures

Bayley Bogus, Opinions Editor

November 4, 2014


Filed under News, Showcase

The Emmy acclaimed TV series, Breaking Bad, has recently come out with action figures starring characters from the show, armed with fake money and bags of meth. Originally, these figures were marketed strictly for adults, but then began to fill the shelves of Toys R Us. These toys caused much contro...

Shining a light on Leukemia

Shining a light on Leukemia

Elena Walker, A&E Editor

October 29, 2014


Filed under News, Showcase

Approximately every 3 minutes one person in the United States (US) is diagnosed with a blood cancer. An estimated combined total of 156,420 people in the US are expected to be diagnosed with leukemia, lymphoma or myeloma in 2014. Leukemia is a disease caused when a group of cancers cluster together then...

The Truth Behind Red Ribbon Week

The Truth Behind Red Ribbon Week

Vanessa Castro, Staff Writer

October 28, 2014


Filed under News, Showcase

Every year, from the year we start school, we dress up on the last week of October. Red ribbon week we raise awareness to being drug free. But why?  Theres a deeper story to this fun week. Enrique “Kiki” Camarena, a Drug Enforcement Administration Agent, was murdered in Mexico in 1985. Be...

Glimpse Into the PTA Reflections

Glimpse Into the PTA Reflections

Anna Chainaranont, Illustrator/Staff Writer

October 24, 2014


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, News, Showcase

The 2014 - 2015 National PTA Reflections theme is “The World Would Be a Better Place If…” Art pieces ranging from films, stories, and paintings are submitted by students around the nation. The following visual art pieces are crafted by students from Mr. Thomas’ drawing and AP Studio Art 2D classes. ...

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