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Celebrity obsessions

Jenny Glasscock, Features Editor

December 19, 2013

Filed under Views

The general public has always loved hearing about scandals that celebrities are supposedly involved in. Go into any grocery store and you will find tabloids with flashy titles declaring something negative about a celebrity. T...

Hannukah: unrecognized?

Hannukah: unrecognized?

December 19, 2013

Mike talks smack

Mike Maticka, Entertainment Editor

December 19, 2013

Filed under Views

First things first, photography is not a hobby. Photography is a career. Photographers have a passion for what they do and have spent months, years, and even decades perfecting their craft. Whether it began with picking up a point a...

Point/Counterpoint: Is homework necessary?

Sydney Czyzon and Patrick O'Connell, Views Editor and Editor-in-Chief

December 19, 2013

Filed under Views

Homework is a good thing Sydney Czyzon Homework is typically dreaded by the majority of high-schoolers, but it is the necessary reinforcement of information taught in the classroom. Students gain more knowledge through the impleme...

The life of a wrestler

Pilar Cisneros, Photographer

December 19, 2013

Filed under Sports

Long hours of rigorous practices pushes each wrestler to improve his talents and defeat his opponent for their upcoming matches and tournaments. As we all know, wrestling isn’t as easy as you think. It takes lots of determination ...

Call me JTownBassMan

Call me JTownBassMan

December 19, 2013

Student athletes and responsibilities

Natalie Mander, Sports Editor

December 19, 2013

Filed under Sports

The term "student athlete" is defined as one who must typically balance the roles of being a full-time student and a full-time athlete. They carry the responsibilities of setting an example for others and being an active particip...

West teachers dash

West teachers dash

December 19, 2013

Post-season blues

Patrick O'Connell, Editor-in-Chief

December 19, 2013

Filed under Sports

The ending of a season is never easy. Athletes slowly become depressed over the idea of no more staying after school for practice and tournaments on the weekends until next year. It’s a rough experience to go through. Being in-sea...

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