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Student-Athlete: Elexis Coleman

Natalie Mander, Sports Editor

October 25, 2013

Filed under Sports

Student-athlete Elexis Coleman has pushed her way into the headlines of Joliet West athletics in her 2013 volleyball season. Her hard work and perseverance has taken her skills to the next level, and her journey has been all the...

FanBEARlance

Natalie Mander, Sports Editor

October 25, 2013

Filed under Sports

Two teachers at Joliet West have taken Bears’ games tailgating to a new level for the 2013 football season. Mr. Karczewski and Mr. Gentile have created the fanBEARlance, a renovated ambulance that is taken to the home games...

Aussies take over the Rivera

Samantha Kessler, Copy Editor

October 25, 2013

Filed under Arts & Entertainment

The River Theatre was fully packed with an excited crowd on October 10, 2013 for the Australian band Tame Impala. Before Tame Impala took the stage, the band White Denim performed a small set. White Denim is a four piece band...

Bangerz is top album of 2013

Mike Maticka, Entertainment Editor

October 25, 2013

Filed under Arts & Entertainment

In late 2012, a new Miley Cyrus was introduced to the pop culture world and the reincarnation shocked everyone. With a startling new grunge-chic attire and platinum blonde up do, Miley stomped onto the scene proclaiming that the...

The horror returns

Mike Maticka, Entertainment Editor

October 25, 2013

Filed under Arts & Entertainment

For the past few months, American Horror Story fans have been teased with trailers, character descriptions, and episode synopses. On October 9th, the next chapter of the story began. The third season of American Horror Story,...

Not an everyday book

Jenny Glasscock, Features Editor

October 25, 2013

Filed under Arts & Entertainment

When you go to the young adult section of a bookstore these days, it seems like you’re faced with two options: choose the dystopian Hunger Games-esque novel or a paranormal romance book that seems to have a strikingly simila...

JK Rowling announces new movie

Jenny Glasscock, Features Editor

October 25, 2013

Filed under Arts & Entertainment

The excitement of waiting for a new Harry Potter book or movie was thought to be over. The seventh and final installment in the book series came out in 2007. The second part of the last movie was released in 2011. But when JK Row...

Are you smarter than a 5th grader?

Courtney Rubino, staff writer

October 25, 2013

Filed under Arts & Entertainment

This questioner was based from the show, “Are you Smarter than a 5th grader” hosted by Jeff Foxworthy. You can find the show on Fox Network. The show contains questions from first grade up until fifth grade. The students on...

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