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  • Sister Scrunchie

    Sister Scrunchie

    Kaylyn Xac, Staff Writer

    December 13, 2018

    Scrunchies are back and better than ever. Katie Ibanez (10) created her own business, “Lucia Katie Scrunchies”, in October of 2018. All her scrunchies are handmade. She uses social media to advertise her products. They are easy to make and they turn a profit. “It takes about 5 minutes...

    Katie Ibanez holding one of her scrunchie packs.

    Amanda Castellanos

  • Meet Principal Kim

    Meet Principal Kim

    Jamie Burgin, Editorial Staff

    December 11, 2018

    In the summer of 2018, Round Rock ISD announced Ms. Jiae Kim as principal of Cedar Ridge. Kim has worked in RRISD for 14 years of her career, and most recently worked with younger children at Spicewood Elementary. “It’s a lot more complex and on a larger scale here, and the work I get to do...

    Mrs. Kim loves to interact with all students across the school.

    Thomas Shands

  • Diving into the Minds of Katie Hicks and Jonathan Thompson

    Diving into the Minds of Katie Hicks and Jonathan Thompson

    Dante Motley, Editor-in-Chief

    December 7, 2018

    The oceans are teaming with life, waiting to be explored. A few students have decided to take the plunge and discover what’s waiting for them below the surface. Juniors Katie Hicks and Jonathan Thompson have taken up scuba diving. Over the summer, both took to the ocean to explore the reefs of the...

    Johnathan Thomson scuba diving over the summer.

  • Mental Health at Cedar Ridge

    Mental Health at Cedar Ridge

    Dante Motley, Editor-in-Chief

    November 6, 2018

    This generation of students has seen an increase in mental health problems unlike ever before. Some people claim it is due to the gauntlett of high stress challenges students are exposed to, while others believe it is due to more accurate mental health diagnoses techniques. Either way, we can all...

    On average, teen girls have a higher risk of being depressed then teen boys. 19.4% teen girls are depressed, while 6.4% of teen boys are depressed, according to the National Institute of Mental Health.

    Dante Motley

  • Cedar Ridge vs. Round Rock Football Recap

    Cedar Ridge vs. Round Rock Football Recap

    Luke White, Sports Editor

    November 2, 2018

    In a game billed as “Pandemonium on Parmer”, Cedar Ridge rode a 35-point first quarter en route to a 70-56 win over the Round Rock Dragons on October 26th at Kelly Reeves Athletic Complex. With the win, the Raiders secured a spot as second place in District 13-6A behind Vandegrift. The quarterbacks...

    Jacoryan Isaac (11) rushes the ball against Round Rock on October 26th.

    Thomas Shands

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Volleyball at the Ridge

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