Kyla Shroshire, Writer

February 5, 2019

Filed under Listen Up, Student Life/Teen Issues

This is random but I thought it would help a few beautiful souls... Welcome to 'Advice w/ Kyla' Tonight I wanna talk about depression. Depression is a real thing that can affect anyone. Many people don't think their friends...

My coming out story

Kyla Shropshire, Writer

February 5, 2019

Filed under Breaking news, Student Life/Teen Issues

When I tell me people I like girls the first thing they ask is "Does your mom know?". Yes my mom knows but it was hard to build up the courage to tell her. I first found my interest in girl when I was in middle school. I was get...

Family reunion gone wrong

Jayanah Holmes, reporter

February 4, 2019

Filed under Showcase, Student Life/Teen Issues

(Skinny Porter gave us permission to share this sad experience)   Two weeks ago Skinny Porter, and her so-called "love of her life," Jordan, went to a party in Regency. Skinny, a senior on the girls basketball team, was excit...

Interview with Mr. Nyman

Geneva Bunks and Symajah Locklear

February 4, 2019

Filed under Clubs & Activities, Opinions, Teachers Spotlight, The Struggle Is Real

When asked what your favorite clubs were, he answered "Chorus, obviously", then giggled. Do you think Westside should have more clubs? "Yes, kids need more oppurtunities to exoplore more things and be involved in different...

Drug Use on Campus

Chance Smith, Reporter

February 4, 2019

Filed under Student Life/Teen Issues

Q:Have you ever used drugs on campus? A:No,I've never used drugs on campus. Q: what is your opinion on drug use on campus? A: It is very common because kids nowadays are being influenced to do drugs ,alot of kid think...

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February 4, 2019

Life as a Senior

Saniya Simmons, Reporter

February 4, 2019

Filed under spotlight, Student Life/Teen Issues, Student spotlight

Everyone always has questions for seniors to see what its like being one. Is anything different or is it the same and not what people perceive it to be? Here are a few questions I asked Daunte Mills about his take on being a senior. Question...

Teen Pregnancy

Noemi Camunas, writer

February 4, 2019

Filed under Opinions, spotlight, Student Life/Teen Issues

  Magaly Arocho Suarez is a 33-year-old Puerto Rican women who became pregnant at the age of 17. She thinks that her story can help other teen moms who are going through the same thing that she went through. As previously...

Senior skip day

Victoria Gibbons, reporter

February 2, 2019

Filed under Academics

  Senior Skip Days are a common practice for high school students across the country, in which the graduating class picks one day of the year, typically in the late spring time and oft scheduled around prom or an equally...

Act up

Jorden Williams & Kayla Person, Reporter

February 1, 2019

Filed under spotlight, Student Life/Teen Issues

Christopher  Reeves Q: Do you think people regret posting the act up video? A:No because people are messy Q:What do you think is the point of posting this video A:To be seen Q:How does this effect student ...

Cafeteria Food Q&A With Student: Amita Soto

Khamari Oruamabo

February 1, 2019

Filed under Showcase, Student Life/Teen Issues

Q: What is your opinion on the school repeatedly changing the chicken tenders? A: My opinion would be that they should just stop. They were good the way they were originally, so why change it? Q: Are you content with the...

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