Tiger Tales

Controlling Stress

Lydia Schrock, Views Editor

February 3, 2015

Filed under Features

Being a teenager in high school, stress can come from every part of your life. While juggling academics, sports, activities, clubs, friends, relationships, family, and school work, it is important to stay healthy and minimize...

The Spirit of Giving through adopt-a-family program

Kyra Adams, Entertainment Editor

December 8, 2014

Filed under Features

It’s that time of year where the spirit of giving is at a particularly high level, as well as the amount of people in need. Get into the spirit of things with your friends and family through the school by supporting Joliet’s...

Journey to France

Breeana Meadows, Staff Writer

December 8, 2014

Filed under Features

One exceptional JWHS student was given the opportunity to live out her dreams, all while taking an education step towards her future. Melissa Aharrah, now a senior, embarked on a once-in-a-lifetime journey to the one of the world’...

Westerholm is ‘Fit’ to teach

Sandra Egizio, News Editor

December 8, 2014

Filed under Features

Ms. Westerholm teaches biology in the freshmen academy. She is certified through Illinois State University to teach biology, chemistry, and physics, but her passion is in biology. Next to teaching, Ms.Westerholm is part of the Large...

Alumni Association to host second annual 5k Santa Run

Samantha Cazales, Contributing Writer

November 24, 2014

Filed under Features

When we hear December’s coming we most likely think of Christmas, New Year’s Eve, Snow, desserts, hot chocolate, and of course we got to think about our good old jolly friend Santa Claus? Who doesn’t love Santa Claus and most importantl...

Behind the curtain

Behind the curtain

November 24, 2014

Ebola Crisis; how much do you really know?

Kyra Adams, Entertainment Editor

October 29, 2014

Filed under Features

In light of the recent Ebola crisis, it is necessary to remain accurately informed and level-headed. The first fact that needs to be brought to light is that the Ebola virus is not new, and was first discovered in 1976 in Africa....

AD in action

AD in action

October 29, 2014

West mourns loss of student

Sydney Czyzon, Features Editor

October 29, 2014

Filed under Features, Top Stories

Latray Wright, a 16 year old junior at Joliet West High School, suddenly and unfortunately passed away on Friday, October 24, 2014. He continues to be loved and admired by his many classmates. On his Facebook account, messages...

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