Tailgate to be held April 23

West Henderson High School’s faculty will be hosting a tailgate tomorrow, April 23, from 5 to 8 p.m. to encourage students to attend the three home sporting events. The event was organized by history...

Junior elected to be state president of FCCLA

Junior Lauren Mullis was elected and inducted as the 2019-20 State President of FCCLA on Wednesday, April 3. “My advisor Ms. (Brittney) Willis came up to me at this leadership training that I was at and...

Color Run to take place March 30

The Color Run 5K will take place Saturday, March 30 at West Henderson High School, hosted by the track team. At 8:30 a.m., the kids’ fun run will start, while the actual 5K will take place at 9:15....

Drawdown fundraiser to start March 30

West Henderson’s fourth annual Drawdown fundraiser will start Saturday, March 30 at 6 p.m. in the cafeteria and auditorium. All proceeds will go to all athletic programs at West; participants choose which...

Entry wall to be constructed soon

Henderson County Public Schools (HCPS) is implementing a new two-point entry system doorway at the front of the school. Construction was originally supposed to take place Feb. 23 and 24, but was postponed. It...

ACT moved to March 12

The ACT has been moved to March 12. Due to wintry weather, HCPS issued a two-hour delay on Wednesday, Feb. 20, the original date for the...

Winter guard takes third place in first competition

Winter Guard competed in their first competition, the CIPA (Connecting Individuals Through the Performing Arts) competition, on Saturday, Feb. 23, placing third out of eight teams. The team practices on...

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....