Nov
13

Flag Football Hustles and Makes History

TEAM SPIRIT: The team listens to Coach Royal’s advice during the time out. The team conferred and planned out the next few plays during this time, and simultaneously cheered each other on.  “The kids worked really hard for this,” said Coach Royal. September 29, 2018 is a day that will go down in West Side […]

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Nov
13

West Lafayette football faces Andrean High school for the sectional title.

On Friday November 2, 2018 the West Lafayette football teamed faced Andrean High School at Gordon Straley Field for the class 3A sectional championship title. The stands were filled with red devil fans, big and small, ready to cheer on their team. From students to parents to members of the community, hundreds of people came […]

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Nov
13

Starbucks Sippers

Grace Brantley, 12, sips on her drink at the boys sectional football game against Andrean. “My drink is sweet, but it also has a spice that is very satisfying.” The cold air is no match to a hot Starbucks drink. Amelia Simpson, 11, is at Starbucks before the Purdue vs. Iowa game. “I really like […]

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Nov
13

Halloween Q&A

While Halloween may have already passed, students are still passionate about this spooky holiday. In this video, a group of different students answer questions about some of their favorite Halloween traditions, memories, and costumes. Ranging from a field biologist to Kermit the Frog, students have had an interesting array of costumes to talk about.

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Nov
12

Do You Think Cheetos are Chips?

Today walking to world history I was talking to Owen Taylor and I was eating Cheetos and I said ” These are some good chips.” and he said ” Cheetos aren’t chips!” So most of the world history class was  arguing about if they were chips or not.  I would like to know what everyone […]

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Nov
12

Students Go Crazy for Ofrendas!

Have you seen the hit flick Coco? If you haven’t you need to see it ASAP. If you have you probably know what an ofrenda is. An ofrenda is a collection of objects from a loved one that helps carry his or her spirit back to the ofrenda during Dia de Muertos. With the celebration […]

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Nov
9

Girls’ Cross Country Places Third at State

KEEPING IT CLOSE: Mary Schultz, 12, and Ellie Tate, 12, running within the top heat at LaVern Gibson Championship Race Course near the final 2 kilometers. Both girls finished in the top 25, qualifying for all-state honors with Tate finishing 12th and Schultz 22nd. “I was bummed out with my (22nd place) finish,” said Schultz, […]

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Nov
9

Basketball Pregame Playlist

This is a playlist created for the boys/girls basketball teams to get hype for before games. This playlist can also be used by non sports teams for anyone who is trying to get fired up. Listening to the entire playlist ensures that you or your team will be ready for whatever is at hand. Enjoy […]

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Nov
9

The Mixtape: Episode Three

Episode Three: The Breakout Edge Make Out Monday formed when brothers Zack and Jeremy Shada combined their music projects into one. Before the formation, Zack worked alongside drummer Seth Renken and lead guitarist John Spicer. Jeremy and former rhythm guitarist Logan Charles were already working on their own music. When coming up with the band […]

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Nov
9

That’s a Fact, Jack: Episode 2

From the studios of  WLHS library comes That’s a Fact Jack, a tri-weekly podcast hosted by West Lafayette Media Team members Harrison Truitt, Hudson Gorup, and Jack McCain. On today’s spooky edition, Jack gives us his explanation towards his DARE water chugging catastrophe, explains why diversifying the sport of golf was important, spooks us with […]

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Nov
6

What’s your signature fall style?

Not sure which fall style suits you best? Not sure what this season’s trends even are? It all starts by one click. The quiz is broken down by personality, giving you the fab fall outfit that will instantly make you best-dressed on campus!

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Nov
1

What’s Your Favorite Halloween Candy?

With Spooky Season in our past, our buckets are still filled from the extravagant night. While some chose the delicious route of chocolates, others went for the fruitiness flavor filled gummies. Take this poll to give your input on what your favorite Halloween candy is.

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Nov
1

Spooky Songs to Pump Up Your Halloween Party

When it comes to Halloween, candy is only half the fun. The season also brings many of our favorite timeless tracks. Whether you’re throwing a Halloween bash or just waiting in your living room to hand out candy, check out this playlist of spooky favorites to get you in the Halloween mood!

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Oct
26

Mu Alpha Theta Mathletes look to continue their reign

Mu Alpha Theta is a national high school and two-year college mathematics honor society competition around the world. Any student who chooses to participate in this contest will be given a test with six mathematical questions to answer within a thirty minute period. Once all the sheets are turned in, they are graded and the […]

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Oct
23

Students Face Parking Shortage

You may have heard the frustration regarding our parking lot throughout the halls these past few weeks, whether it’s not getting a preferred spot or any spot at all.   One of the highlights of junior and senior year is parking privileges, something very few juniors, and even some seniors won’t get to experience. On the […]

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