What Must Be Done

May 10, 2017

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In my three years at Westside High, I've noticed how so many people choose what they want over what they need. The number 1 example of this in our school are friends that get us nowhere but detention or places and situations we don...

Westside Pageant Lose Points

May 1, 2017

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I went to the Miss Westside Pageant. The first thing that caught my attention was the beautiful ladies, however, the next thing that caught my attention was that the microphone wasn't loud enough. I believe that if they did...

“A new beat”

Jamie Johnson

April 26, 2017

Filed under Clubs, Music, spotlight

As we are going into a new year, we are looking for new drummers who will gives us a new sound. As member of the drumline move on to higher education we need to get new people to fill the holes that they leave. We need people...

Destinee Fisher-“All-Star Athlete”

April 25, 2017

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Our very own Westside High student Destinee Fisher was chosen as an all-star athlete. Destinee has been running track for over 5 years. She is motivated by her determination for success. She recently received a full ride scholarship...


Bria Ellison

April 24, 2017

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On  Friday, April 28, 2017 at the University of North Florida, Mr. Thomas will be honored and recognized for his excellence in inorganic chemistry. He will be receiving the 2017 ACS Division of Inorganic Chemistry Undergraduate Award...

Dogs vs Cats

April 19, 2017

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DOGS VS CATS DOGS: Loves attention and shows emotion Can save you if you're drowning Can get a job (firefighting services, police department, human aid, & life guard)  Actually watches TV with you Woul...

PTA Students

March 16, 2017

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The Duval county council of PTA/PTSAs is pleased to offered five $500 scholarships to students graduating from Duval county schools in 2017. The deadline is April 15, 2017.  You can direct anyone interested in applying to go...

BPA Nationals

Curtishia White, Treasurer of BPA

March 10, 2017

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The members of Business Professionals of America will be attending their National Leadership Conference from May 9th-May 14th. In order for them to get ready for nationals, the parliamentary procedure team meets every Tuesday...


Bria Ellison

February 28, 2017

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The WHS Talent Show is just around the corner. To all of you talented Westside folks who wanna show off their talent, the talent show will be held in the WHS Auditorium, on Thursday, April 6th, 2017 from 5:00pm-8:00pm. For more...

Senior year stress

February 24, 2017

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When this School year started I thought I was going to have the time of my life and have everything fall into place, but it's not. I blame this school; in all honesty, the reason why is because I haven't had any fun, prom is a...

You Should Know

February 24, 2017

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Yeah, I told my teacher this is a new start for me; but the past always find a way to catch up to me. I have a story everyone does. I will never say that my story is the worst cause its people that are living worse than me everyday....

Preseason Conditioning

February 10, 2017

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"The general purpose for preseason conditioning is to prepare the athletes for the upcoming season," said Westside High School's softball player Karissa Nelson [cq]. Preseason conditioning for softball helps train the players...

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