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College vs. Cinco

Snovia Moiz, Co-Editor-in-Chief
December 15
Filed under Features

Chick-fil-a. Football games. Maroon out. LaCenterra. These, among other things, characterize Cinco Ranch. Something most residents and students fail to notice is the seclusion from the outside world that Cinco offers. Sometimes Cinco can seem like its own world. This revelation was very clear for college...

Serving up double the competition

Serving up double the competition

Meherina Khan, Staff Writer
December 12
Filed under Features, Sports, Tennis

The flying racquets. The whizzing balls. The intense concentration. These are all a part of a routine for senior Yoma and freshman Suvweh Ogbevire – a tradition that some call tennis. From a young age, tennis was not just a sport to the Ogbevire siblings but an essential component of everyday life. “I...

German Club hosts Houston Consul General at student event

German Club hosts Houston Consul General at student event

Emily Burleson, Co-Editor-in-Chief
December 1
Filed under Clubs, News, Top Stories

Ricarda Redeker, the German Consul for Houston, presented a video messaged during Deutscher Samstag, an enrichment event for German language students, on Nov. 15. As keynote speaker, Redeker presented a  speech and played a video message from astronauts on the International Space Station. “She was ver...

Behind the frame

Behind the frame

Dominique Bai, Design Editor
November 10
Filed under Features, Photos/ Galleries, Top Stories

Student artists give inside perspective on artistic process.

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HB5 Bill creates grand graduation plans

HB5 Bill creates grand graduation plans

Meherina Khan, Staff Writer
October 15
Filed under Features, News

What would you like to be when you grow up? It’s a simple question. Unassuming. A conversation starter for young adults. However, many high school students find themselves stumped. Some haven’t even thought about their possible career choices, while others have already planned out their whole...

Back for more

Back for more

Meherina Khan, Staff Writer
September 29
Filed under Features, Top Stories

The cougar statue was an all too familiar sight - a sight tied with many memories of joy, accomplishment, and triumph. There lie the colorful murals, roaring with pride and passion, maroon and white. The showcases filled with achievements and medals acquired throughout the years - some old, some new,...

Rummel Medina

Sofia Guevara, Features Editor
April 29
Filed under Features

Senior Rummel Medina’s parents listened to the warnings that were spreading in Venezuela. The country would not be safe for children to grow up in, so they accepted the job offers in America and left their homeland in 2004. Medina was only in second grade, but he still remembers the dwindling sense...

Shortcut to success?

Shortcut to success?

Emily Burleson, News Editor
April 25
Filed under Features

Nuclear weapons and cheating. Now that’s a scary idea. In mid January this year, nearly one fifth of the Air Force’s nuclear weapons corps was suspended for allegations of cheating on monthly exams. The corps is trained to be ready to deploy nuclear weapons at a moment’s notice from the President. Trainees...

Unrest stirs hearts of native Venezuelans

Unrest stirs hearts of native Venezuelans

Sofia Guevara, Features Editor
April 15
Filed under Features

What started as a peaceful demonstration, a coalition of political opposition to President Nicolás Maduro and college students, turned into a violent confrontation between the protesters and police. Protesters recorded the killings and beatings of innocent citizens caused by the national guard. The...

In true Cinco style

In true Cinco style

Sara Saavedra, staff writer
April 11
Filed under Clubs, Features

Fashion. One word with infinite possibilities. It channels the phases throughout life and serves as a way to express personalities. Most people follow the trends, yet there are few that take them to a whole different level and strive to inspire others. Although fairly new, the Cinco Fashion Club has...

Minimum wage students talk money

Snovia Moiz, Voice Editor
April 11
Filed under Features, News

To gain a student perspective in the growing debate on minimum wage, The County Line sought out working students for their view on the issue. Junior Ariel Alexander works as a barista at Starbucks, making $7.75, 50 cents above minimum wage. Alexander works on weekends and one to two school ...

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