Jan
6

Speak of the Devil: Episode 4

The fourth and final episode of the fall season for “Speak of the Devil,” a sports broadcast hosted by HoJun Yun, Joey Gavin, Kiersten Wood, and Ava Doty, features varsity football players Kyle Adams and Caleb Krockover. The two talk about their off-season training, their experiences as All-State caliber players, and their final season in […]

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Jan
6

  Putting in the Work; The softball team’s preseason is underway

Although softball season doesn’t start until the spring, the girls on the team are already putting in a lot of work. Preseason workouts and conditioning have been going on since November and will continue until the season begins in the spring. “The workouts are a great way to get back in shape and prepare us […]

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Jan
6

Respecting our Educators 101

1. What’s one point you try to convey to your students all year long about being successful? Monsieur Olhault says… “The number one thing about being successful is being consistent. Being at school consistently, doing your work consistently, having a consistently good attitude, and being consistently respectful of the educational environment [contributes].” Mrs. Sandberg says… […]

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Jan
6

New Pool, New Food, Same School

Students, faculty, and staff alike await the end of the construction by the band room and cafeteria, as not only will it be the finished result of a grueling year of maneuvering around the construction, but will show off a brand new pool, school wing, and cafeteria. Marking the end of the construction of the […]

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Dec
3

“Jesus Is King” Album Review

On October 25th, 2019 Kanye West released Jesus is King. After much anticipation Kanye released his ninth album which has 11 tracks and is 27 minutes long. First of all, this album is not that good. Some of the songs are good, but some of the songs are just really bad. It’s honestly worse than […]

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Dec
3

Speak of the Devil Podcast: Episode 3

The third episode of Speak of the Devil, a sports broadcast hosted by HoJun Yun, Joey Gavin, Kiersten Wood, and Ava Doty, features varsity volleyball players Tori Woods and Alaina Omonode. The two talk about their second year coach Katie Champion, the team chemistry between the upper and underclassmen, and their first sectional championship in […]

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Nov
11

What’s Going On with the VPN Ban?

VPNs have long been a common method for West Side students to access websites blocked by the school filter. They’re incredibly easy: simply download a VPN app from the App Store or Google Play and connect to it when you want to access a blocked website. Once you’re connected, the VPN “tricks” the network you’re […]

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Nov
8

The Joker Movie Review

The most talked about movie of this year is undoubtedly The Joker, which came out October 4th, 2019. The movie stars Joaquin Phoenix as Arthur Fleck (Joker) and focuses on the life of the Joker and why he is the way he is. The movie throughout is quite dark because it revolves a lot around […]

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Nov
8

Speak of the Devil: Episode 2

On this episode of Speak of the Devil, the hosts will be joined by cross country runner Alec Meister, golfer Reagan Castens, and tennis player Aaron Morris. They will talk about their season so far and comment on their postseasons. Also mentioned are team dinners, SoundCloud rappers, and entrepreneurship. They also talk about game-day traditions, […]

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Nov
8

Small but Mighty: Student Section gets Hype for Fall Sports

With a smaller school comes a smaller student section, but what our student section lacks in number is made up in spirit. Students look forward to Friday night lights and getting the perfect outfit to fit the theme. Fall is a busy season with football games on Friday nights and soccer and volleyball games during […]

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