• Pool-Time Trivia

    Thursday, February 7, 2019

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  • The Mixtape: Episode Four

    Thursday, February 7, 2019

    Episode Four: On the Right Foot When a New Year begins, not only people are ready to let go of the negative thoughts and feelings that they hold but also to welcome the positive vibes, and Set It Off wants to make sure that happens. “Midnight Thoughts” is a single that the Tampa-based rock band […]

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  • Gift Guide: For Beauty Lovers

    Friday, December 28, 2018

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  • To Recite or Not to Recite, That is the Question

    Friday, December 28, 2018

    The 4th Annual National Shakespeare Monologue Competition was a smashing success here at West Side. Students from all grades arrived to recite the best monologues from the annals of The Bard, William Shakespeare. Also yes, there was a reward for all participants in the form of cookies and games afterward. To get an idea of […]

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  • Tricky Trivia

    Tuesday, November 20, 2018

    Test your Halloween knowledge by trying this trivia crossword!

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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

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

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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Oct
23

Hate Speech in High School

It’s still here, everyone. Let’s work to send it away for good. We’ve all heard the words. We’ve seen the tweets, heard it on the news. Since the days of the Civil War, the Civil Rights era, and now today, hate speech has existed. However, it has taken on a new form in the digital […]

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Oct
23

Being a superhero with Anime Club

“Do you need powers to be a Hero?” Anime Club says no to that question, and yes to a photo! Mrs. Gates, for quite some time, has played host to the group of students known as Anime Club. Every Wednesday, during 6th hour or High School lunch, they band up to watch various anime from […]

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