The Earth is on Fire

Ainsley Smyth and Lynnlee Johnson

September 6, 2019

      The Amazon rainforest forest fire has been sparking attention and action from both world leaders and social media. The fires began around the beginning of August, but the story’s social media presence took several days to weeks to build up. The Amazon helps produce oxygen and co...

Choir Open Mic Night

December 17, 2018

Epic Sports Podcast from 11/7/18

Joe Compton, Thomas Guccione, Brady Hart

November 13, 2018

In this episode, the guys talk about the success of the Chiefs, Sporting Kansas City and a preview of the college basketball season. Along with Brady Hart telling us about the boys soccer season. ...

Gen X vs. Gen Z

Sophie Terian and Carissa Sponagel, Editor-in-Chief and Writer

October 15, 2018

Twenty years ago, a boy sits in the back of American Government with a worksheet on his desk, stealthily reaching for a small package tucked away in the front pocket of his backpack. While keeping his gaze towards the front of t...

The New Dress Code

Caleb McDairmant & Betsy Armstrong, Design Editor & Writer

October 8, 2018

The dress code has been changed to give leeway to students for expressing themselves through the clothing that they choose to wear. Now, the dress code follows the district policy rather than the more structured, and less lenie...

Recycle This Newspaper

Caleb McDairmant, Design Editor

October 8, 2018

Pollution, global warming and overpopulation: these are just a few of the most controversial and important issues concerning the environment. But though these issues are controversial, the choices we make every day affect the env...

Westridge Visit

May 3, 2018

Beatnik Cafe 2018

May 2, 2018

2018 Senior Academic Awards

Conrad Pulliam, SMW Photojournalism

May 2, 2018


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