The Prowler

Dreaming to becoming one of them

Dreaming to becoming one of them

Annali Ward, Contributing Reporter

December 19, 2018


Filed under Student Life

Children at a young age often dream of becoming doctors, astronauts, and even police officers. But to three Caney Creek students, their dream was to become part of the CCHS cheerleading team. The cheerleading program has been organizing a cheer clinic for the past few years and served as a catapult...

Let there be (no) light

Let there be (no) light

Yesica Rodriguez-Cortez & Emily Osorio, Contributing Reporters

December 19, 2018


Filed under News, Student Life

Seniors of the Class of 2019 hosted a blackout pep rally to raise money.

New classes prepare students for healthcare professions

David Cooper, Contributing Reporter

December 19, 2018


Filed under News, Student Life

The health science class is a cluster of career and technology classes that are geared toward students who are possibly interested in a career in the healthcare field. These classes give the students an opportunity to gain knowledge and learn skills for their future careers, training and education. ...

Creek Cares, students show at community service event

Creek Cares, students show at community service event

Litzy Reynoso, Contributing Reporter

December 19, 2018


Filed under News, Student Life

Creek Cares was an organization that student council came up with to bring clubs together. Student council’s idea of Creek Cares was to help out others in our community. This organization made over 250 goodie bags that contained items such as: soap, deodorant, toothpaste and more essentials.They delivered...

Caney Creek on cusp of becoming 6A with pop. nearing 2,100

George Juarez, Editor-In-Chief

December 14, 2018


Filed under News, Student Life

As the years go by, the student population increases and rooms get filled up. With new subdivisions such as Granger Pines and Star Ridge being constructed and located within Caney Creek High School’s zone, becoming a 6A school is going from a far-off discussion to real planning. There are curren...

New subdivision will add to enrollment over the next 10 years

Angie Rodriguez, News Editor

December 14, 2018


Filed under News, Student Life

Two new subdivisions will impact the Caney Creek area and bring in many new students. Airia Development announced a new subdivision was being built near the intersection of Texas 242 and FM 1314 called Star Ridge. The Star Ridge subdivision will have approximately 5,000 homes and will begin to move...

Popularity of esports rising in schools, worldwide

Ashton Rushing, Reporter

December 14, 2018


Filed under Student Life

Esports is a type of competitive video gaming. It is mainly multiplayer, where a single player or team go against other players to determine who is better. Esports got their start in 2000 and gained funding from viewers in 2010, expanding the size of the event. This in turn made esports more popular...

Leadership has taken a trip

Jazilyn Murray, Contributing reporter

December 12, 2018


Filed under News, Student Life

A group of freshman went on a trip to learn and acknowledge their future selves: Leaders. According to Leadworthy Live’s official website, students are selected to attend an event featuring live music and thought-provoking talks from speakers who make up the best and most influential leaders in bus...

Students take leadership skills to capitol at Boys, Girls State

Students take leadership skills to capitol at Boys, Girls State

Ragan Lewis, Opinions Editor

December 12, 2018


Filed under News, Student Life

This past summer, incoming seniors, three boys and one girl, were nominated to go to Boys State and Girls State. These organizations are summer leadership and citizenship programs sponsored by The American Legion and the American Legion Auxiliary for High School Juniors. These students are nominate...

Evans remembered for ‘feisty but loving’ attitude

Evans remembered for ‘feisty but loving’ attitude

Litzy Reynoso & Jalaei Shaw, Contributing Reporters

October 22, 2018


Filed under News, Student Life

When tragedy knocks at the door, it’s an emotional moment, especially when it impacts the most vulnerable of us. Junior Sahvannah Evans died in her sleep on Aug. 16 after a long bout with debilitating conditions. The 16-year-old fought cerebral palsy, a congenital disorder of movement, muscle tone,...

Former student Gerke remembered after fatal crash

Former student Gerke remembered after fatal crash

Angie Rodriguez, News Editor

October 22, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

According to the Texas Department of Transportation, at least 3,720 people were killed on Texas roadways in 2017. Unfortunately, another number was added to the 2018 statistic. Former student Dustin Gerke died in a car crash that occured on June 9. Reports say he had been going at an unsafe speed...

Rodgers goes through second round of cancer

Rodgers goes through second round of cancer

George Juarez, Editor-In-Chief

October 22, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

Most people consider a common cold annoying; a fever discomforting; or a broken bone crippling. Not everyone should be so lucky. Others fight diseases that aren’t as temporary and just as dangerous. Layne Rodgers, 17, was diagnosed with osteosarcoma, a form of bone cancer, in September 2017....

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