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Can Trump Be Reelected?

Can Trump Be Reelected?

Silas Ou, Reporter

April 22, 2019

With the presidential election starting on November 3rd the big question is can Trump win. His opponents in the Democratic include big names like Beto O' Rourke (the almost Senator of Texas), Joe Biden (former Vice President of the U.S.), Bernie Sanders (the second most popular Democrat in 2016), and...

Coolest Nerd Stores in Austin

Coolest Nerd Stores in Austin

Oliver Barnfield, Cool Guy/Entertainment Editor

April 17, 2019

Austin is a great place if you're looking for eclectic pop culture items. Here are just a few of the best stores for this type of stuff in Austin. Game Over Video games (911 W Anderson Ln #106, Austin, TX 78757) In my opinion, this is the best game store in Austin. They have a great selection of games...

How Hard will it be to Restore the Notre Dame?

How Hard will it be to Restore the Notre Dame?

Claire Lawrence, Reporter

April 17, 2019

Only a couple of days ago, Paris’s Notre Dame, an iconic Cathedral that marveled many, was on fire. The cathedral was set ablaze in the middle of the day while the spire was under construction. Although we don’t know much about how it was started, the fire was most likely caused by an electrical ...

NJHS Powderpuff 2019

NJHS Powderpuff 2019

Hannah McDonough, Editor

April 15, 2019

Every year, the National Junior Honor Society (NJHS) hosts Powderpuff, a football game where the football players and cheerleaders switch places. This year, the Powderpuff game was on April 12 and benefitted Alex's Lemonade. Here are some pictures from the event:

Celebrating National Library Week

Celebrating National Library Week

Aliyah Carter, Reporter

April 12, 2019

National Library Week (April 7- 13, 2019) is a time to celebrate the contributions of our nation's libraries and library workers and to promote library use and support. From free access to books and online resources for families to library business centers that help support entrepreneurship and retraining,...

Mustangs Win Super State Chess Championship in Houston

Mustangs Win Super State Chess Championship in Houston

Baker Tuthill, Reporter

April 4, 2019

Last weekend, our own CVMS team went to the Texas Super State Chess Championships to compete. Over 1200 students participated in the event in Houston, TX. Our mustangs did good, too... REALLY good. Here are the types of games they played: Types Of Games At Texas Super State Chess Championships: 7 Round Cla...

Wierd History #3: Bananas

Wierd History #3: Bananas

Silas Ou, Reporter

April 4, 2019

Bananas, high in potassium, good for your health, and something that has caused dozens of wars. Don't believe me? Jump right in and see the Wierd History of Bananas. 1. Bananas have caused a 36-year war called the Banana Wars and a 100-hour war. Yes, you heard it, bananas cause wars. In 1898 Pr...

Holidays in April

Holidays in April

Jessie Van Den Berg, Editor

April 4, 2019

The month of April consists of a couple of things. Rain and holidays. Whether its, April fools day, Passover or National Peanut Butter and Jelly day, April is filled with fun events. In this article, we will learn specifically about the religious holidays that are celebrated in April. Ram Navami ...

The Death of Airpower

The Death of Airpower

Janani Sivakumar, Reporter

April 4, 2019

I'm a huge fan of Apple. As I've been to many Apple Campuses, I've really grown to love Apple and their amazing products. But Apple just recently announced that their product called Airpower will not be released. In fact, the whole project is canceled. It didn't have to become such a huge deal, but...

Famous April Fools Day Pranks

Famous April Fools Day Pranks

Silas Ou, Reporter

April 1, 2019

April Fools Day, (also called, All Fools’ Day) you either get pranked, are scared about the possibility of being pranked or don't care because you believe you'll never get pranked. However, throughout history, thousands of people have been pranked into believing some outrageous things with HILARIOUS...

The Big Gap – Between the People and the Industry

The Big Gap – Between the People and the Industry

June Jung, Reporter

April 1, 2019

An Intro to the Industry People run this world, and the world is built on the back of the economy. If the economy falls, the world falls - into devastation. The economy is run on businesses, sold goods, services, and trade. People buying and selling their products, exchanging money, and swiping credit c...

Soccer Tryouts

Soccer Tryouts

Hannah McDonough, Editor

April 1, 2019

The last sport of the year is here, and tryouts are soon. Soccer is the one sport that you do not have to be in athletics for, so if you have any experience, come try out. Boys Soccer Next week, from Monday to Wednesday, you can try out for boys soccer. They are from 3:45 to 5:00 after school. If y...