The Prowler

Debate takes home trophies at first virtual tournaments

Gallant Sloan prepares to begin his semi-final speech during the A&M Consolidated domestic extemporaneous speaking event.

Stephen Green, Adviser

September 14, 2020

The speech and debate team attended its first virtual meet Friday and Saturday, capturing early success. Gallant Sloan attended the online A&M Consolidated High School tournament, advancing to finals and placing fifth in domestic extemporaneous speaking. Kayla Ramirez, Adrianna Garzoria, and...

‘Mulan’ lead hinders movie’s potential success: Opinion

'Mulan' lead hinders movie's potential success: Opinion

Alyssa Herdon, Student Life Editor

September 14, 2020

The success of  Disney's new live-action remake of "Mulan" will not be as successful as some think. "Mulan" retells the legend of a Chinese woman. Mulan is the eldest daughter of a honored warrior. She disguises herself as a man to take the place of her father to fight in the Industrial Army agains...

Cross country sees success at Huffman meet

The girls cross country team at the Huffman meet.

Stephen Green, Adviser

September 14, 2020

The boys and girls cross country teams had a good start to their 2020 seasons. The girls took first place at the Huffman Relays on Saturday, led by Itzela Darkenwald and Montse Ramos, who placed first as a duo by two minutes. The pair of Lilian Morales and Natalie Barker placed fourth, while the pair...

Campuses closed due to power outages; reopening starts Monday

Entergy outage map as of 8:30 p.m. with nearly 120,000 without power.

Omar Perez, Web Editor-in-Chief

August 26, 2020

All Conroe ISD schools will be closed tomorrow, citing unreliable energy service, according to a message from the district sent out Thursday night. The message came after more than 120,000 Montgomery County residents were without power due to rolling brownouts from Entergy Texas. "After receiving...

Family, friends mourn death of former CCHS student

A selfie of Autumn Nicole Milburn smiling.

Omar Perez, Web Editor-in-Chief

July 28, 2020

The Caney Creek High School community is mourning the loss of former student Autumn Nicole Milburn, who died in a car accident Friday morning. Bridgit Sigford, a close family friend, has helped organize a GoFundMe to help the Milburn’s family with funeral expenses. According to a report from the Montgo...

Gov. Abbott cancels remaining school year; students react

Staff members from the Caney Creek feeder zone in the middle of the rush  staff handing out food.

Angie Rodriguez, Editor-In-Chief

April 17, 2020

Despite hopes school could reopen, Gov. Greg Abbott officially canceled in-person instruction for the rest of the 2019-2020 school year. The order was made today at noon during Abbott’s press conference after his team of doctors concluded that bringing back students to school would be unsafe for th...

Conroe ISD distributes food to students amidst COVID-19 scare

Conroe ISD employees waiting for the next car to go through with table full of meals.

Omar Perez, News Editor

March 18, 2020

Conroe ISD sponsored a food drive Tuesday, March 17 to help feed students that depend on their school for their daily meals. After Conroe ISD decided to close down until April 10, the district was left to feed many of the students that are on free or reduced lunch and decided that a food drive was a ...

Coronavirus causes Conroe ISD, other districts to shut down

Coronavirus causes Conroe ISD, other districts to shut down

Angie Rodriguez, Editor-In-Chief

March 16, 2020

After the increase of COVID-19 cases in Montgomery County, Conroe ISD will be closed until April 10 to ensure student health and safety.  Conroe ISD superintendent Dr Curtis Null sent out an email Monday, March 16 at 6 p.m. to inform students and families about the decision. CISD is one of 3...

UPDATE: Caney Creek to open Tuesday for students after flooding

A contractor works with his peers to tear out flooded drywall, check electrical wiring and rip up carpet damaged during the floods.

Angie Rodriguez, Editor-In-Chief

September 19, 2019

Caney Creek High School will open back up starting Tuesday after the building flooded as Tropical Storm Imelda passed through Wednesday. Crews are inside the building working to repair flood damage in the 1100, 1200, and 1500 hallways, as well as other areas. "All Conroe Independent School District campuses...

Storm causes cancellation of after school activities, football games

A student walks to their bus after being released five minutes early due to heavy rainfall.

Omar Perez, News Editor

September 18, 2019

All after school activities and late buses were canceled late Wednesday afternoon as rains from Tropical Storm Imelda continued to soak east Montgomery County. As the conditions of the weather from Imelda promotes heavy rains and flash watch for more than seven million people,  according to a CNN r...

Police searching for football field vandal

Tire tracks from an unknown person ruined the Caney Creek High School football field Sunday, Sept. 8 about 2 a.m. Police are still looking for suspects in the case.

Angie Rodriguez, Editor-in-Chief

September 15, 2019

The Caney Creek football field was left in disrepair after someone broke the lock to the gate and began to drive a truck around the field. Due to this incident, the freshman and JV football teams were forced to play at the Buddy Moorhead stadium in Conroe instead.  Conroe ISD police said the incident took pla...

New head coach aims to break Barrier to success

Head Coach Ned Barrier during football practice Wednesday, Sept. 11. He took over for Steve Svendsen at the end of the 2018-2019 school year.

Gracie Lang, Student Life Editor

September 12, 2019

New head coach Ned Barrier moved from Wallis Brazos to CISD to take over as head coach and athletic coordinator.

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