School Dress Code

Geneva Burks, Symajah Locklear

January 31, 2019

Filed under Listen Up, Opinions, Spotlight, Student Life/Teen Issues, Student spotlight, The Struggle Is Real, We Are Wolverines

A Student: Jordan Ray How do you feel about the gender bias roles in the dress code? "I feel like it should be equality. If a guy can wear it, I should be able to too." 2. How do you feel about tank tops? "I fee...

Mr. Flint Interview

Geneva Bunks and Symajah Locklear

January 29, 2019

Filed under Inside Look, Listen Up, Opinions, Spotlight, Teachers Spotlight

1. How do you react to people fighting in  your class? Daniel Flint: "I'm more disappoited than anything." 2. Which triggers students to have an alteration (physical)? Daniel flint: " Students don't fight in my class." 3....

A Q&A with School Resource Officer Thompson

Luke Rendell and TaNauticah Jackson

January 29, 2019

Filed under Spotlight, Teachers Spotlight

Q. How do you handle tough situations? A. I just deal with them, it's part of my job. Q. Do you enjoy doing your job? A. Yes, It's very interesting. Q. How stressful does it get when students act out? A. It doesn't,...

The Story Behind The Teachers

Tanyah Ali

January 29, 2019

Filed under Inside Look, spotlight, Teachers Spotlight

"Why do teachers do what they do?"  You may ask yourself, or saying that this work is too much work, but is there a reason for them being a teacher?  well yes becase I asked Mr.Brown why he wants to be a teacher and he said...

Miracle Lawrence Q&A

Kierra Scott

January 28, 2019

Filed under Student spotlight

Q: What is your full name? Lawrence: "Miracle Lawrence." Q: How old are you? Lawrence: "17 years old." Q: What grade are you in? Lawrence: "10th grade." Q: How do you feel about Westside? Lawrence: "It's boring,...

Q&A with Student: Ka’mya Wheaton

Khamari Oruamabo, Reporter

January 28, 2019

Filed under Student spotlight

Teen Pregnancy Q: Why do you think teen pregnancies happen so often? A: Because these girls are fast, and have no respect for themselves. Q: How would you feel if a future child of yours undergoes a teen pregnancy? A:...

Meet Muntain The Sword Fighter

Nagelle Boru and Nathaniel Thomas

January 25, 2019

Filed under Athletics, Clubs & Activities, spotlight, Teachers speak: If my students only knew, Teachers Spotlight

 This is Mrs. Muntain and she is a tremendous sword fighter. She is currently dueling in a battle in Keystone. It is an event called Frostbane that lasts all weekend. There are battles every day from noon to 5 pm Fri-Sun. This...

Q&A With Angel Alexander

January 25, 2019

Filed under Opinions, Student spotlight

Q: What is your name? A: My name is Angel Alexander Q: How does the school lunch taste? A: The chicken tenders are good but everything else is nasty Q: What would you personally change about the school lunch? A: I would change it to where we had c...


Tanyah Ali and Madison Allen

January 18, 2019

Filed under Listen Up, Opinions, spotlight, Teachers Spotlight

"New year New me" people say. But is it really a "New me"? Or will it just be a repeat of last year hoping we meet our goals but ultimately failing? In our journalism class we interviewed a couple staff members about their resolutions...

Who will be the next Miss Westside?

Anissa Noujoum

April 6, 2018

Filed under Showcase, Student spotlight

Westside High School has an annual pageant for their next 'Miss Westside'. This years pageant theme is 'Diamonds and Pearls'. What is Miss Westside you ask? Miss Westside is a leader in the community for the high school. She is not only a leader, she is the face of Westside and is...

Halloween Hustle

October 18, 2017

Filed under Student Life/Teen Issues, Student spotlight

Ninth grader Sylvia Gray works at the new Haunted Spanish Trail , located on Beaver Street. She's one of the best themed makeup artist there, her manager said. Though "Bloody Mary" is easy, her favorite theme is zombies. She also...

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