Local band drawing fans

At the Greenhouse Motorcycle Cafe on Haywood Road, new local band Panic Succession has become a household name. On recent Thursday nights, the band plays before a packed venue during the Cafe’s “Open...

States legalize medical, recreational marijuana

Election night was a frenzy of excitement for the whole country, but the presidency wasn’t the only important choice American voters made that night. In the states of California, Nevada, Maine and...

HCPSNC introduces three hour delay

The Henderson County School System has implemented a new three hour delay in addition to the existing two hour delay to handle inclement weather in the upcoming winter.   The additional delay has been...

Make the Grade

HCPS ranks 4th in state for overall test scores. The North Carolina State Department of Public Instruction recently announced that the Henderson County Public Schools ranked fourth out of 115 public school...

Bojangles’ coming to local community

     Red and yellow Bojangles’ cups and bags have been a common sight around campus since the famous chicken and biscuits restaurant brought “Bo Time” to the Naples area more than five years ago....

Staff assisting with Party Rock wildfire

While most students at West and residents in the area have heard about the wildfires burning in 20 locations across Western North Carolina, two members of West’s staff have been directly involved with...

Home sweet home

Former high school basketball standout returns to alma mater. With 1,782 career points on the basketball court, Joey Bryson left West in 1995 as the school’s all-time leading scorer. This year, 21 years...

Lady falcons earn national top 25 ranking

Wins over this past season have added up to 24 as West’s varsity volleyball team went undefeated for the regular season and ranked first in the Western North Carolina Athletic Conference. The team’s...

West crowns homecoming queen

https://wingspanonline.smugmug.com/Homecoming-Court/   Senior Anna Morrison was crowned homecoming queen during the halftime ceremony of last Friday night’s game against Pisgah. “It felt really...