Black-out Pep Rally this Friday

Samantha Abrahams, News Editor

October 21, 2014

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On Friday, the school will be hosting a “Black-out Pep Rally,” to bring a bold close to Red Ribbon Week. This pep rally will be entirely different from any other pep rally. The gym will be completely illuminated with the... Read more »

Thanksgiving break longer this year

Samantha Abrahams, News Editor

October 21, 2014

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This year, instead of having a short few days for Thanksgiving break, students will have a full week off for the holiday. The school board was able to allot the students the longer break by changing the length of the first... Read more »

Billionaires on the rise

Morgan Goodman, Staff Writer

October 20, 2014

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The youngest billionaire in the world is 27-year-old Dustin Moskovitz, who was a roommate of Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg. Dustin Moscovitz is only 8 days younger than Mark Zuckerberg. Mark and Dustin dropped out of school... Read more »

CougarPride Band awarded first place

Emily Ashlock, Staff Writer

October 20, 2014

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Tomball High’s marching band was awarded first place in their class on Saturday, September 27. As they entered Woodforest Stadium, the pressure of competing against 21 other bands set in. Program director Steve Fry was a... Read more »

Navy begins using drone boats

Chris Song, Staff Writer

October 17, 2014

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The US Navy is testing new technology that allows it to field "drone boats" capable of maneuvering and defending friendly ships without direct... Read more »

The rising threat of Islamic State

Julian Joseph, Staff Writer

October 16, 2014

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New AP settling in at THS

Austin Dominguez, Opinion Editor

October 14, 2014

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As the end of the six weeks draws to a close it marks a milestone for many students as well as the new AP, Carol Gibson. Gibson came to THS at the beginning of the year to replace Mike Metz, and has since been settling into the... Read more »

Student Media selling popcorn at lunch

Samantha Abrahams, News Editor

October 2, 2014

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The Cougar Claw received approval Thursday morning to sell air-popped popcorn at lunch. Each bag of popcorn costs $1 and is available under the main stairwell, where the Cougar Den coffee shop once was located. When you... Read more »