The Backpack Policy

Chyna Anderson

February 12, 2019

Filed under Opinions, Student Life/Teen Issues, The Struggle Is Real

Students attending Westside Highschool are prohibited from bringing backpacks that aren't clear or mesh. With good reason, of course. As you may know, Westside (previously known as Forest) has a history of adolescents bringing...

School-Related Mental Disorders

Chyna Anderson, Author

February 7, 2019

Filed under Student Life/Teen Issues, The Struggle Is Real, Wolverine Woes

For the past decade, there has been an pressing issue dealing with progressive mental illnesses and substance abuse. These problems are fairly common in teenagers and young adults, specifically the high school students. Students...

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...

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...

The Big Split

Sama'Jai Jones

January 28, 2019

Filed under The Struggle Is Real, We Are Wolverines, Wolverine Woes

Jan. 9 2019, students at Westside High School walked into Mary Maraghy's journalism class to find out they've been separated into two groups based on work ethic. The question is, is the split fair to the students? Several...

Lebanese Angry Over Syrians Taking Jobs

Rowan Aboeid, writer

January 12, 2019

Filed under Opinions, The Struggle Is Real

There's been an increase of Syrians in the country of Lebanon. Many have complained about Syrians taking their jobs. The increase of Syrians at refugee camps has been occupying more space. Many songs have been made mocking Syrians,...

Palestine vs. Israelian reasons for conflict

Rowan Aboeid, writer

January 11, 2019

Filed under The Struggle Is Real

Palestine vs. Israel The reason for the fight is Israel coming into palestine and try and claim land . Also they occupied the piece of land which have a great amount of resources especially oil . It is a fight over who will...

Idiotic Excuses Struggling Artist Like To Make (Editorial)

Hamunaptra Hills and Savanna Stinchcomb

April 18, 2018

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

  Now, many of you reading this arent artist and couldn't care less about art but stick with me, i' going to make this as interesting as possible.   As we all know, drawing is difficult and it requires a lot...

John Garren……..

Bryanna Kameka and Savanna Stinchcomb

April 18, 2018

Filed under Showcase, spotlight, Spotlight, The Struggle Is Real, We Are Wolverines

John Garren,publisher of count to four... play the drums as well as a UPS carrier a former student of Westside High School. Garren was a drop out at 17 years old due to his mentality that he thought didn't need education, he...

Was It really a day of rememberance? EDITORIAL

Savanna Stinchcomb, Editor/News Reporter.

March 26, 2018

Filed under NEWS, Showcase, Spotlight, Student Life/Teen Issues, The Struggle Is Real, We Are Wolverines

One editor's opinion   Our nation dedicated a day to remember the 17 lives that were taken during a shooting in Parkland. Students particapated in a 17-minute walk out on March 14. Each minute was for each life lost,...

THE DEN

Savanna Stinchcomb and Bryanna Kameka

March 12, 2018

Filed under Showcase, spotlight, Student Life/Teen Issues, The Struggle Is Real, We Are Wolverines

More than 160 students have been helped in our schools donation center. The Den was initially started by our 2-year SGA  teacher Ms.   Hendrix. " If our students aren't worrying about what they are   wearing...

Westside V football scores

Sharnae Frazer

October 3, 2017

Filed under Sports, The Struggle Is Real, We Are Wolverines

On Sept. 29, 2017 the Wolverines took on the Bolles and put on a good fight; but was defeated with a score of 64-13.

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