Office wall to be installed over weekend

School safety has become an increasingly significant issue across the nation. Although statistics from the K-12 School Shooting Database show that a school will most likely never experience a shooting,...

Four students awarded Silver Keys

On Feb. 11, senior Indigo Hansen and sophomores Hannah King, Laurel Welch and Zoya Zalevskiy were recognized by Scholastic for their artistic abilities in painting and photography. Hansen won a Silver Key...

West’s GSA reformed

For the first time in years, students and faculty at West Henderson High School have formed a Gay-Straight Alliance (GSA), with the intention to create a safe space for LGBTQ students across the school.   A...

Shutdown continues

The third government shutdown in the era of Donald Trump began at midnight, Eastern time, on Saturday, Dec. 22, 2018. A government shutdown occurs when Congress refuses to pass, or the president refuses to...

First winter formal to be held soon

On Jan. 26 at Kenmure Country Club from 7 to 11 p.m., West Henderson will be hosting its first ever winter formal, called “Winter Wonderland.” The dance will have a semi-formal dress code and is being led...

Roof construction to be completed soon

Construction workers began working on the roof of West Henderson High School on Nov. 28, 2018 in an attempt to replace rusted vents, insulation boards, metal fascia trim and the waterproof membrane. Areas on...

Government shutdown affects locals

Friday Dec. 21, 2018, a government shutdown was put into place. Due to political parties being unable to reach an agreement on funding for the border wall, President Donald Trump called for a government...

School year extended to accommodate for snow

Due to the week off of school caused by Winter Storm Diego, the school year was extended by a week and exams were moved to the week of Monday, Jan. 21. Many teachers said they were happy that the exams were...

Flood waters affect locals, break record

The record for most rainfall in a year in Henderson County was broken over winter break in 2018, and the high water levels have caused numerous road closures. While it can be tempting for drivers to ignore...