Student Newspaper of Merrill F. West High School

West High’s 2016 valedictorian and salutatorians

Jada Hallman, Staff Reporter

The graduating class of 2016 is now welcoming the closing memories of their last few moments at West High; they’re promoting with hopeful aspirations for a promising future. Through dedication, remarkable hard work and acknow...  Read More »

May 5, 2016 • 0 comments

Senior Ditch Day

Adrian Salazar, Staff Reporter

Senior Ditch Day or “senior skip day” is the day when seniors decide to ditch a whole day of school and go somewhere else like an amusement park, the lake or beach, etc. with friends. This school year senior ditch day...  Read More »

May 4, 2016 • 1 comment


Anastasia Veal, Staff Reporter

#BlackLivesMatter has been a major social media movement that has blossomed in the recent years. The movement was started by Alicia Garza and her sisters Opal Tometi and Patrisse Cullors in response to the 2012 shooting of...  Read More »

April 8, 2016 • 0 comments

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Unsung heroes

Anastasia Veal, Staff Reporter

What comes to your mind when you think about track? Running, distance, jumping or hurdling? To many, track is made up of just running, and most do not know about the field events. Events like throwing and pole vaulting might...  Read More »

May 12, 2016 • 0 comments

  • Vegan, vegetarian and pescatarian recipes May 11, 2016
  • Avoiding the “Freshman 15” May 4, 2016
  • Ready, set, go sign up! May 3, 2016
  • “Leaping to success” April 7, 2016

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Teachers fulfilled seeing their students graduate

Destinee Goodman, Staff Reporter

How time flies when you’re having fun. Seniors, on May 28 you guys will officially graduate from high school and branch off into the “real world,” but the faculty would like you to realize the colla...  Read More »

May 10, 2016 • 0 comments

Following your passion

May 4, 2016

Lazy or just overwhelmed?

May 3, 2016

Fashion: Prom 2016

April 7, 2016

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Student Newspaper of Merrill F. West High School
Student Newspaper of Merrill F. West High School