The Cinco Peso Press

Coach Wright To Retire

Coach Wright To Retire

After 32 years and a State Championship, wrestling coach leaves the classroom
Abby Rojas , Editor May 29, 2018

For the past 32 years, head wrestling coach Terry Wright has been coaching and teaching generations of high school students. Now, after several achievements, including being a five-time district coach...

EMI Flag Team Advances At World Championships With Flying Colors

EMI Flag Team Advances At World Championships With Flying Colors

Abby Rojas, Editor May 7, 2018

The Eagle Mountain Independent Flag team made history when they took 2nd place at the North Texas Color Guard Competition in early April. From there they went to the Color Guard World Championships...

Logan Slaboda Wins Rockin' It Ranger Award for Sophomore Class

Logan Slaboda Wins Rockin’ It Ranger Award for Sophomore Class

Abby Rojas, Editor April 9, 2018

Sophomore Logan Slaboda was chosen to represent her class for the second round of Rockin' It Ranger Awards for her outstanding behavior and ability to carry the torch every day.   Logan says that...

Junior Dylan Fox Wins Rockin' It Ranger Award For February

Junior Dylan Fox Wins Rockin’ It Ranger Award For February

Abby Rojas, Editor February 25, 2018

When the teachers chose their nominees for the Rockin' It Ranger Awards for February a few weeks ago, over 100 students were nominated, junior Dylan Fox among them. Dylan has already made several...

Logan Miertschin and Justyn Epps stand with Principal Berringer as they recieve their letters of Commendation from the National Merit Scholarship Corporation.

Two Named Commended By The National Merit Scholarship Program

Abby Rojas, Editor February 6, 2018

A thick test booklet is dropped on the desk in front of each of the students as they pick up their pencils and prepare to spend several hours tackling the long and difficult PSAT. Students Justyn Epps...

With five minutes to get to class, students often have to run to make it on time.

Extra Time Needed Between Classes

Staff Editorial
Staff Editorial December 12, 2017

Passing periods are supposed to be a time where students can complete various activities that they are usually not allowed to do in class, like talking to friends or taking a quick bathroom break before...

A Pawsome Plan

A Pawsome Plan

Junior Cassandra Soto shares her plans and ideas for helping animals in the future
Abby Rojas, Editor December 12, 2017

When people first meet Cassandra Soto, one of the first things that they probably see is how passionate she is about animals. How her heart goes out to pets left behind during natural disasters and to...

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