The Prowler

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...

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...

Caney Creek orders portibles in wake of Imelda

Caney Creek orders portibles in wake of Imelda

Yesica Rodriguez, Staff Reporter

December 16, 2019

After the recent flooding from Imelda, many classrooms and buildings in the school were affected and had to move into portables.  The classrooms affected were; cosmetology, special education, construction, and some administrative offices. “Ten portables have been leased for 6 months by insuranc...

Girls cross country makes first regional meet in decade

Girls cross country makes first regional meet in decade

Emily Alfaro, Staff Reporter

December 16, 2019

The girls cross country team advanced past district to the regional meet for the first time in school history.

Mario Kart Races to mobile

Student playing Mario Karts on their iPhone.

Alexius Rocha, Staff Reporter

December 16, 2019

Teens are back to playing Mario Kart after Nintendo released its new mobile game ‘Mario Kart Tour’ on Sept. 25. The game was highly anticipated because people have played the game on the Nintendo consoles when they were kids. Nintendo's first ever version of Mario Kart came out in 1992. “As a...

Heads In The Cloud

Gracie Lang, Student Life Editor

December 16, 2019

Vaping has turned into a worldwide epidemic. Researchers are now trying to inform people about the dangers of vaping.  A Prowler survey of 203 students conducted at lunch showed about 50 percent of students admit to vaping at least once in their life, with about 22% admitting to vaping more than...

Conroe ISD calls new bond after previous failure

Angie Rodriguez, Editor-in-Chief

August 23, 2019

The Conroe ISD Board of Trustees called a new $667.3 million bond package Aug. 20.  The board proposed the new bond after the previous $807 million bond failed in May. The new one will be voted on Nov. 5 and consist of two propositions, which if approved, will not increase the tax rate.  The first prop...

Floral students decorate teachers wedding

Brittany Hays poses with her bridesmaids

Mario Rangel, Staff Reporter

May 20, 2019

The floral department recently arranged and made adornments for teacher Brittany Hayes’ wedding. Hayes, formally known as Pennick, held her wedding April 5 at the Pine Lake Ranch Wedding Venue. There was a variety of adornments made by the advanced floral students. This was the 22nd wedding the floral...

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

George Juarez, Editor-In-Chief

December 14, 2018

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...

Kids Soar With Kites

Panther Life students running with their flying kites.

Taylor Tanner, Copy Editor

May 1, 2014

On April 21 and 22, members of the Panther Life classes here at the Creek joined Ms. Hood's fourth and sixth period classes. “This is something we do with Panther Life every year,” Hood said. “It's always such a joy to have them come and experience this with my classes.” The students were...

What’d you get for Christmas, Creek?

Senior Mallory Watson shows off her new shoes she got on Christmas

Francisco Amaya, Sports Editor

January 13, 2014

The Christmas spirit was in the air before leaving for the winter break because students and teachers could enjoy time off with their friends and family. Now back from the break, students and teachers are sport their new gifts from clothes, shoes, and new electronics. “My break was wonderful,” secretary D...

What Are Your Goals?

Brooke Franco, Staff Reporter

January 10, 2014

A New Year's Resolution is made by someone with the intentions to make themselves a better person. It is a way to set goals for yourself as a guideline to follow for the new year. People tend to follow the popular phrase, “New year, new me.” “I think resolutions have an impact on some people, beca...

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