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...

Volleyball beats Polk County 3-1

West Henderson’s volleyball team won their game against Polk County High School on Monday, Sept. 16, in four sets. West won the first set 25-22, lost the second set 25-21, won the third set 18-25 and won 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...

Falcons beat Eagles 41-10

The West Henderson Falcon football team won their third game of the season against the East Henderson Eagles on Friday, Sept. 6, 41-10. “Any time you play a county school everything is more on the line,”...

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...

Junior recounts experiences at Music Midtown

Atlanta, Georgia was overflowing with music fans from across the country on September 15 and 16. Atlanta hosted Music Midtown, a music festival at which artists such as Post Malone, Kendrick Lamar and Billie...

FFA wins first place in display competition

As the annual Mountain State Fair rolled around, Future Farmers of America (FFA) put the final touches on their display. This display represented each career and technical education (CTE) subject taught in...

Both track teams break multiple school records

On April thirteenth at North Henderson High school, the girls 4x200 meter relay team broke the school’s record for the third time this season. Making 1:48.2 at AC Reynolds March 17, Melena Robinson, Shylee...

Spinning back around

She recalled her younger self listening to the same album over and over again. She was intrigued with its color. Gifted to her by one of her grand-mothers, the album of the Broadway show Oklahoma played...