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CCHS alumnus becomes Texas Ranger

CCHS alumnus becomes Texas Ranger

Julea Henthorn, Contributing Reporter

April 1, 2019


Filed under Student Life

One Caney Creek High School alumnus has achieved his lifetime goal: Becoming a Texas Ranger After graduating in 2003 from CCHS, Chris Cash went off to Sam Houston State University to earn a bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice. In early January, he became the newest addition to the Texas Rangers a...

Construction SkillsUSA hosts district competition, advances to state meet

Construction SkillsUSA hosts district competition, advances to state meet

Nuvi Xon, Contributing Reporter

March 29, 2019


Filed under News, Student Life

The construction SkillsUSA team hosted this year’s district seven building trades competition Feb 9. Students received seven medals and had five students advanced to state. The SkillsUSA building trades is a competition that offers participants the ability to show their skills in construction. The...

Debate team places first in past three invitationals

Debate team places first in past three invitationals

Angie Rodriguez, News Editor

March 29, 2019


Filed under News, Student Life

The speech and debate team has begun to prepare for their UIL district tournament by attending several invitationals, placing first at their last three in a row. The speech and debate team had multiple students place in the top six of all four invitationals attended. The most recent being at Waller...

DECA qualifies 2 students for international competition

DECA qualifies 2 students  for international competition

Bethany Barnes, Contributing Reporter

March 29, 2019


Filed under News, Student Life

Ten students qualified to the state competition for DECA and competed Feb. 21-23 at Dallas and two managed to advance to the International Career Development Conference. The 10 qualifiers include: Shaylin Ardoin, Karla Chavarria, Nicholas Davis, Jacob Hernandez, Katrina Kelly, Jonathan Leiva, Tori McVey,...

Rodgers’ legacy lives on

Rodgers’ legacy lives on

George Juarez, Editor-in-Chief

March 29, 2019


Filed under News, Student Life

A friend, brother and son. After a long fought battle with cancer, Layne Rodgers died Dec. 14, 2018. Born and raised in Conroe, TX, Rodgers was diagnosed with osteosarcoma, a form of bone cancer, in September 2017. After many chemotherapy treatments, scans, an amputation, surgeries and tumor relapses,...

Shattered Lives returns after 3 years

Yesica Rodriguez-Cortez, Contributing Reporter

March 29, 2019


Filed under News, Student Life

The Shattered Lives program made its way to Caney Creek Feb. 27 and 28 to show students the dangers of distracted driving. Seniors, juniors, parents and staff all watched the recreation of a car crash simulated in the student parking lot. The fake scene was created by director Brenda Jaszkowiak, along...

2 Creek artists qualify for Western Art Show finals

David Cooper, Contributing Reporter

March 29, 2019


Filed under News, Student Life

Conroe ISD hosted its annual western art show where two Caney Creek students were selected finalists at the showcase Jan. 12 at Oak Ridge High School. The Western Art Show highlights student-created paintings, drawings, sculptures and other pieces of art focused on western heritage in Texas. Both juniors...

Shattered Lives: Poor choices limit future opportunities

Shattered Lives: Poor choices limit future opportunities

George Juarez, Editor-in-Chief

March 1, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

Car accidents are the leading cause of teenage deaths in Montgomery County and the Shattered Lives program wants to make that a relic of the past, according to director Brenda Jaszkowiak. Shattered Lives Montgomery County came to Caney Creek High School and hosted a simulated wreck in the student...

10 students qualify to the state competition for DECA

10 students qualify to the state competition for DECA

George Juarez, Editor-in-Chief

February 19, 2019


Filed under News, Student Life

17 students competed at the district competition for DECA on Jan. 19 at the Woodlands High School and 10 qualified to the state competition. State competition will be held in Dallas from Thursday through Saturday, and competing members will stay in the Dallas Sheraton Hotel. The 10 qualifiers incl...

Marroquin named first girl district title winner

Angie Rodriguez, News Editor

February 16, 2019


Filed under Sports Center, Student Life

Wrestling district winner: A girl. Junior Linda Marroquin became the first girl to win a district title at Caney Creek High School. She competed in the girls 148 class division, placing first at Lynn Lucas Middle School Feb 8. Marroquin said she is aiming towards the state championship, but whatever god has p...

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.

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