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Celebrating the Senior’s Final Walk Through

Celebrating the Senior’s Final Walk Through

Rhea Garrison, Editor May 16, 2024

On Friday, May 3, the West Lauderdale senior class of 2024 walked through the hallways of the elementary school and middle school for one last time. This was a very special and reminiscent moment...

A- Day Celebration

Ryleigh Turbville, Reporter May 1, 2024

Many students gathered on Friday, April 26, 2024, to celebrate all their hard work this year and the past years for becoming an “A” school. This event had many activities such as a movie in the gym,...

What’s the Big Deal about Chorus?

Brailynn Lee, News Reporter May 1, 2024

As the school year is coming to an end, so are many courses, including chorus. West Lauderdale has had a chorus course for 18 years. Twyla Hurst was West Lauderdale High School’s choral director for...

Military Signing 2024

Abbie Cruse, Reporter April 25, 2024

On Wednesday, April 17, 2024, West Lauderdale High School held their Military Signing Ceremony. Students pursuing careers in various military branches including the Army, Marines Corps,...

National Librarian Appreciation Day

Brailynn Lee, News Reporter April 5, 2024

National School Librarian Appreciation Day recognizes librarians that keep school libraries in order. Librarians are not only there to keep libraries organized but to also help students find the resources...

Sonar image of the potential plane

Credit to: AI Jazeera

Is Earhart’s mystery coming to a conclusion?

Brailynn Lee, News Reporter March 7, 2024

Although many are aware of the mystery surrounding Amelia Earhart, no one truly knows what became of her and her plane. At an early age, Earhart showed her passion for adventure and independence. On May...

Who Was Martin Luther King Jr.?

Brailynn Lee, News Reporter January 31, 2024

Martin Luther King Jr. Day is a federal holiday celebrated within the United States. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., one of the most well-known nonviolent activists in the Civil Rights Movement, was a pivotal...

NHS Turkey Feather Fundraiser

NHS Turkey Feather Fundraiser

Brailynn Lee, Reporter December 11, 2023

The Libby Gary chapter of the National Honor Society partnered up with LOVE’s Kitchen to raise money for their organization. LOVE’s Kitchen was established in February of 1983, and they are celebrating...

Benchmark and State Testing

Jayla Badger, Reporter December 11, 2023

West Lauderdale High School students took the benchmarks on November 13-15. The subjects that they were tested on were English, math, and biology. The purpose of taking these is to see where their knowledge...

Annual Fall 23 Signing

Annual Fall 23 Signing

Preston Wilson, Reporter November 30, 2023

On November 8, 2023, West Lauderdale High School hosted its annual fall signing in the high-school gym. The signing highlights and celebrates students who are committing to playing sports at a college...

Surgery on a Pumpkin?

Abbie Cruse, Reporter November 26, 2023

On October 30, HOSA students were prompted with a disease and asked to use their knowledge about sterile technique in order to successfully complete a “surgery” on a pumpkin.  The students were instructed...

Trunk or Treat

Trunk or Treat

Jayla Badger, Author November 1, 2023

      Autumn is an exciting time of the year in Collinsville. There are always new experiences and events for our family, friends, and teachers to enjoy. One of these things would be Trunk or Treat. Trunk...

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