Tiger Tales

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...

GSA: More than just a club

Olivia Apostolovski, Contributing Writer

October 9, 2014

Filed under Features

The rainbow colored posters have been plastered over every possible surface, from the cafeteria hallways to the walls in the Freshman Academy, all adorned with three large letters: GSA. The Gay-Straight Alliance, which many students...

Tiger Pride Rejuvenated

Breven Daugherity, Contributing Writer

October 9, 2014

Filed under Features

Who says Joliet West has no spirit? No one should with the way a group of students have transformed the atmosphere at Tiger sporting events. Joliet West has always been thought of by students and rival schools as a school that...

Heavy Metal Club

Alannah Ramirez, Staff Writer

October 6, 2014

Filed under Features

If anyone at Joliet West has ever wanted to share their love of heavy metal/punk rock, this is a club for them. Whomever prefers this genre of music over the upbeat, repetitive, overdone pop and dance genre would find themselves...

Teachers dominate spirit week

Natalie Mander, Editor-in-Chief

October 6, 2014

Filed under Features

Among the many fall activities, homecoming events are just the beginning of a time of excitement. In preparation for the game, parade, and dance, homecoming week is a time for JT staff and students to be creative and share school...

Students in workforce

Sandra Egizio, News Editor

October 6, 2014

Filed under Features

The future of labor may depend on young people developing the right skills early on. But how these skills are gained is entirely up to the individual said Dede Woodward, curriculum director for career and technical education at...

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