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Dried part of a neighborhood lake in The Woodlands.  There was no measureable rain in The Woodlands from June  until August.
Lack of rainfall turns Woodlands brown
William Hicks, Writer • September 18, 2023

As the clouds roll in and the summer comes to an end, the excruciating heat and drought the state was left in for a solid three months should be left imprinted in our minds....

My unending Barbie summer
My unending Barbie summer
Maria Rincon, Writer • August 30, 2023

For some, Barbie lasted roughly about four days. For me it’s been 3 weeks, 6 days, and 2,365,219 seconds. This summer consisted of long, tiresome days at my job at Cinemark....

Starting mid-September, students will be expected to wear lanyards daily with ID.
Lanyards are the way of the future at TWHS
Josie Pinsoneault, Staff • August 25, 2023

As of this year, The Woodlands High School is requiring all staff and students to wear their school ID’s on a lanyard around their neck or clipped on their shirt. As a student...

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Freshman Paxton Harmon and her badge in the cafeteria this week.
Ninth grade campus begins lanyard policy
Claire Bold, Writer • September 20, 2023

To improve the safety and security of students, Conroe ISD has implemented new measures making it mandatory to wear a school ID that is visible at all times on students. CISD is...

Cardboard Heroes is open every day but Monday and closes at 5 on Saturday and Sunday.
Sports card shop "Cardboard Heroes" opens on 1488
David Swope, Editor • August 24, 2023

After over a year in development and a July soft opening, Cardboard Heroes LLC, affectionately signed “Sports Cards” atop their 1488 location, had their official grand opening...

Matthew and Emma Grace Kilgo were jubilant after the win at TWHS last month.
Molito crowned Mr. Woodlands
Caroline Salinas, Staff • May 2, 2023

“A spinoff of beauty pageants,” is how co-coordinator of the “Mr. Woodlands event”, Riley Pickett describes the show. The “Mr. Woodlands” event is a contest between...

The 2023 Mariachi group in their new uniforms at TWHS this August.  Photo courtesy of Aaron Michaelson.
Rojo y Verde mariachi group gets new uniforms
Charlotte Salinas, Writer • September 19, 2023

The Rojo y Verde Mariachi is the Mariachi Ensemble for The Woodlands High School, who recently received their new uniforms. This is the third year that the Mariachi has been at...

Lisa Algaze is happy to be back in high school, after her time with middle schoolers.  Photo courtesy of Lisa Algaze.
TWHS counselor Algaze returns after time away in Klein ISD
Chloe Lorino, Staff • September 18, 2023

This week I got to interview and talk to the newest addition of The Woodlands High School, Mrs. Lisa Algaze. Algaze is a counselor at TWHS for students whose last names are...

Timmy Prather leads the student section at Woodforest Stadium last season.  Courtesy of Timmy Prather.
The Man Behind the Kilt
Loretta Rodriguez, Photographer • August 23, 2023

Being a school mascot is not an easy task, so who’s taking charge? The answer to that at The Woodlands High School is senior Timothy “Timmy” Prather. Timmy has been a school...

Reagan Weaver, with three of the bouquets she created as part of the competition.
Students compete in the 4 Floral event
Katelyn Hua, Contributing Writer • January 19, 2023

What do you think of when you hear the word floral? Now, what do you think when you hear the word competition? The two images you had in your head most likely contradict...

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TWHS team tennis topples College Park
TWHS team tennis topples College Park
Valeria Kolster, Editor • September 19, 2023

The Woodlands High School Varsity Tennis Team played College Park on Tuesday, September 12, pulling out a victory of 14-5. This is their 10th consecutive year beating CP. The Highlanders have a streak of 66 district wins. This...

Vince Lombardi Trophy Visits the Pennsylvania Capitol.  Photo courtesy of Wikicommons.
Bowey's NFL preview and predictions
Bowey Devlin, Staff • September 8, 2023

The NFL season is coming up very soon, and teams are ready to compete. Teams like the Chiefs are trying to make a repeat, and others like the Eagles are trying to get back to the big stage and take the Lombardi for themselves....

The top 6 boys rolling to the finish at Bear Branch last week.  Courtesy of Juris Green.
Cross country set for stellar season
Vera Jenkins, Writer • September 6, 2023

Bright and early on Saturday morning, the Cross country team was already hard at work. I woke up at the crack of dawn just to get there to watch their race, and the runners get up even earlier in order to prepare for their race....

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There are two DQs nearby - one in Grogans Mill and one in Sterling Ridge.
Fall fails at DQ
Caroline Salinas, Editor • September 25, 2023

As the leaves change colors, and businesses start switching out summer products for fall ones, Dairy Queen has been quick to jump on the trend. On August 28th, Dairy Queen released their fall blizzards to the public. As a fan of all things fall, I decided to try these blizzards for myself with a couple of friends. The fall blizzards on the menu are the Pumpkin Pie Blizzard Treat, Snickerdoodle Cookie...

Chipotle has two locations near TWHS - one on 242 and one at Market Street.  They have 3,100+ locations worldwide.
Cava vs. Chipotle - the battle for fans
Sofia De Aguirre, Writer • September 22, 2023

If you and your friend are hungry and you're both craving bowls, an impossible decision arises- Cava or Chipotle? Where are you going? Two of the most popular fast food chains in The Woodlands, Cava and Chipotle, cause a lot of controversy over who is the ultimate self-serve style restaurant. Although the basis of the idea may be the same, these two chains have their differences. Chipotle is...

Monkey D. Luffy and his pirate crew explore a fantastical world of endless oceans and exotic islands in search of the worlds ultimate treasure to become the next Pirate King.  Image courtesy of Netflix.
Live action "One Piece" is enjoyable, fresh
Isaac Campbell, Staff • September 22, 2023

After comparing the Netflix live adaptation of One Piece to its animated counterpart, it showed many aspects had been downgraded.Although it has enough of its own charm and ideas to make it an enjoyable experience. One Piece is one of the most beloved manga and anime series of all time, so when a live action adaptation was announced, there was of course excitement, but also some concern. Live action...

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