Jerry Moore visits football team on Friday, Oct. 25

Jerry Moore, Appalachian State University’s former head football coach, visited the West Henderson football team on Friday, Oct. 25, at 12:30 p.m. to motivate the team before their home game against...

Slushies for sale at lunch

As of Sept. 30, West Henderson has started selling $1 slushies during lunch. Flavors for sale include blue raspberry and strawberry-kiwi, however, new flavors could be coming soon, such as sour apple, cherry...

Flu clinic to take place Oct. 17

The annual flu clinic at West Henderson will be held on Oct. 17 during third period and lunches in the new gym. “We pick a secure location in the school and have other nurses come from the health department...

Senior leads annual “See You at the Pole”

On Thursday, Sept. 26, the body of Christ at West Henderson united together to pray for the school and community through the international event “See You at the Pole.” "See You at the Pole" started in...

New safety doors bring learning curve, students say

Arriving at West Henderson High School for the first time this school year seemed like it would be the same as any other year. Seniors pulled into their new parking spots and walked up the senior steps for the...

New freshman mentor program a success, students say

Hundreds of members of the new freshman class gathered in the West Henderson gymnasium for orientation on Aug. 22. Filled with nerves and excitement, the newcomers were welcomed by the friendly faces of...

Change of Command ceremony performed

West Henderson’s JROTC program performed the Change of Command ceremony on Wednesday, May 22. The ceremony involves the outgoing commander, senior Seth Taylor, giving command of the battalion to the new...

Monument built to honor alumni

Principal Shannon Auten decided to add a new monument to the face of the school for the 2019 school year to honor West Henderson alumni that have served and fallen in war. The project has been in motion for...

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...