Winter Storm Diego brings 5-day cancellation to HCPS

When many North Carolina residents think of the word “snowstorm,” the first thing that comes to their minds is the cataclysmic event that hit them 25 years ago. The Great Blizzard of 1993, or the ‘93...

Accident in front of school cause of traffic

On Friday, Dec. 7, a car crash in front of the entrance to West caused major backups on both sides of Highway 191. Nine out of 75 teachers were late to school, and many teachers had only a few students present...

Seniors practice projects with deadline approaching

With an upcoming deadline in December, seniors at West Henderson are finishing up mentorships and adding the final touches to their papers to complete their required senior projects. Assistant principal Joni...

Roof construction

From Tuesday, Nov. 28 to Friday, Dec. 7, construction crews will be working to patch the roof of West Henderson High School as a result of continual leaking in numerous areas of the school and deterioration of...

New DMV rule encourages studying for permit test

For the longest time, if a student failed their learner’s permit test, they were allowed to retake the test as early as the next day. As of Nov. 13, 2018, students must now wait seven days before heading...

Annual blood drive takes place Nov. 7

On Wednesday, Nov. 7, the annual blood drive took place all day in the old gym of West Henderson High School. Snacks, such as biscuits and bananas, were available before and after donating, and were handed...

Online SAT opportunity offered for upperclassmen

The College Board has selected West Henderson to participate in a research study about the implications of taking the SAT digitally, which will take place sometime this school year free of charge. To sign up...