The Wildcatter

  • May 10-11 Boys/Girls Track @ Austin, State Meet

  • April 27 Baseball vs S.A. Reagan, There @ 2:00 (non-district)

  • April 26-27 Boys/Girls Track @ San Antonio, Regional Meet

  • April 26 Baseball vs Eagle Pass, Here @ 6:00 (non-district)

  • April 23 Baseball vs Cigarrora, Here @ 7:00

  • April 18 Baseball (9th) vs Flour Bluff, Here @ 5:00

  • April 18 Baseball (jv) vs Flour Bluff, Here @ 7:00

  • April 18 Softball vs Flour Bluff, There @ 5:00-jv – 7:00-varsity

  • April 18 Baseball vs Flour Bluff, There @ 7:00

  • April 17 Boys/Girls Track @ TM, Area Meet

Poet In The Making

Poet In The Making

Kendall McCall & Amber Ashworth, Reporters

March 7, 2019


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As the words unfold, the ink spills out onto the blank paper, unknowingly writing a poem that may just change her life. Alyson Camplain wrote several poems and typed them on a poetry website. One poem took the owners attention and put it in a poem contest, which she is still currently in. "I typed...

One Last KISS

One Last KISS

John Bendele & Aaron Sullivan, Reporters

March 1, 2019


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The legendary band, KISS, sold out arenas and rocked the world for over 40 years made local headlines when they performed at the American Bank Center on Feb. 19 during their End of the Road Tour. They played in front of a packed audience that included several students from CHS. “There were a lot...

Student Makes All State Choir

Student Makes All State Choir

ClaraGrace Pavelka, Editor In Chief

January 24, 2019


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After six months of vocal practice, senior Gracie Wernig won fifth at the state qualifying choir competition. "They called my name and I just started crying," she said. "I don't even remember who they called after that or what they said because I was just sobbing happy tears." The top eight students...

Seniors Enter Their Last Semester

Seniors Enter Their Last Semester

ClaraGrace Pavelka, Editor In Chief

January 9, 2019


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As the school bell rings, signaling the end of another school day, seniors know they are one day closer to graduation. "It feels good and I feel relieved because we are closer to the end of high school," Montgomery Mathisen said. Mathisen's goal for his last year is to get all A's in his classes...

Student Attends Shriner Hospital Anti-Bullying Golf Tournament In Las Vegas

Student Attends Shriner Hospital Anti-Bullying Golf Tournament In Las Vegas

Amber Ashworth, Reporter

December 10, 2018


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Walking through the terminal, sophomore Kaden Bradley listens for his plane to be called. “I don't know why they chose me, maybe because I’m funny,” he thinks as waits for his trip to Las Vegas. After a severe accident resulting in burns covering over 76% of his body, Kaden received care...

Lights, Cameras, Lashes

Lights, Cameras, Lashes

ClaraGrace Pavelka, Editor In Chief

December 5, 2018


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Lights, cameras, and lashes surrounded junior Chantel Karpesky as she prepared for her first beauty pageant, Miss Teen Corpus Christi Latina. “We attended workshops every Sunday and on the big day we each had a makeup and hair style, Karpesky said. Karpesky became involved in pageants through...

Like, Comment, Subscribe

Like, Comment, Subscribe

Amber Ashworth, Reporter

October 4, 2018


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After she sets up the tripod and flickers on the light, she sits down and sees the red light pop on. This is the start of a new beginning. Sitting in front of a camera on a weekly basis talking to around 80,000 people is definitely not what most would call relaxing, but to Téa, it’s her life. “I...

Hopelessly Devoted

Hopelessly Devoted

ClaraGrace Pavelka, Editor In Chief

August 23, 2018


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It's rare to meet a childhood crush, but for CHS art teacher Mr. Olvera, his dreams came true when he met Olivia Newton-John who played Sandy in the 1978 movie Grease. "I never thought I would meet her," Mr. O said. "She is the most beautiful lady in the world." Last June marked Grease's 40th...

Shining Senior

Shining Senior

Hannah Morris, Reporter

April 19, 2018


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Imagine a room bursting from the seams with color. Covered wall to wall is an innumerable amount of paintings, drawings and sculptures.  The tapping of pencils and swirling of paintbrushes is all you can hear under the low chattering of students. This is an everyday environment for senior art student,...

Dedicated to Dancing

Dedicated to Dancing

Lela Eggen, Reporter

March 6, 2018


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Freshman Chloe Rodriguez is new to the topcats team, but she has already had a great experience. She has made great friends, learned new things, and made tons of memories. “Being a topcat has positively impacted my life; it taught me to be more confident,” Rodriguez said. Rodriguez has always...

Gaming through Life

Gaming through Life

Sam Zentz, Reporter

February 5, 2018


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“Here take this,” Michael’s older brother said. “You want me to play Halo on the XBOX while you’re gone?” the 6-year-old Michael said. “Yeah, why not?” his brother said. Michael picked up the controller and ever since that day, he’s loved playing video games. Although now,...

Dealing With Darkness

Dealing With Darkness

ClaraGrace Pavelka, Managing Editor

February 1, 2018


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“I hate when [the voices] really come out. I know when they take over because I am in the back of my mind and just watching,” student A said.  The student, who wishes to remain anonymous, describes her childhood at previous schools as lonely. She often busied herself by talking to make-believe...

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