West Henderson Basketball Preview

By: Cooper Hughes As fall sports are coming to an end, it is time to start looking forward to winter sports. When thinking about the  winter sports season, basketball seems to be the first sport that comes...

West participates in holiday spirit week

This week at West is holiday spirit week. Students can dress up to show some spirit for the upcoming holiday season. The winter themes for each day are as follows: Monday and Tuesday are Tacky Winter Wear,...

County provides students with Chromebook cases

Following students returning to school in person under Plan-B, it was announced on Oct. 14 that carrying cases for Chromebooks would be available for students.  Students returning to school have been given...

Science Olympiad places 2nd at regionals

West Henderson’s Science Olympiad club came in 2nd place in their regional competition last weekend, on Saturday, Feb. 22 at UNC Asheville. “I just think you get to feel super proud of yourself after...

Sophomore wins MVP of swim conference meet

On Saturday, Jan. 18 the West Henderson swim team let out a roar of applause for sophomore Ava Kilpatrick as she won MVP of the Western Mountain 3A conference swim meet. The meet took place at the Buncombe...

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...

Review: Latin Flame

Latin Flame, situated in Horse Shoe Plaza, provides an affordable and unique dining experience for nearby residents. The Mexican and South American inspired restaurant is open all days of the week except for...

Junior qualifies for regional tennis tournament

Junior Kiki Still represented West Henderson and won the singles title in the Girl’s Tennis Tournament and Regional Qualifier that took place on Oct. 9 and 10. She competed against various players from Enka,...