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Washington honors Veterans with assembly
Claire Nappier, Editor in Chief • November 11, 2022

On Nov. 11, 2022, Washington High School held an assembly to honor Veterans in the community who have served their country. This is the first Veterans...

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It’s Time for ROCKtoberfest
Brynne Pearcy, Sports/Online/Social Media Editor • November 1, 2022

It’s October, so Washington High School juniors are preparing for ROCKtoberfest. All juniors and guidance counselors come together for two days and participate...

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Senior Julia Donnelly running at the Missouri State Cross Country Championships in Columbia, Missouri on Friday, November 4.
Donnelly Dominates in State Cross Country
Faith Gardner, Reporter • November 22, 2022

On Friday, Nov. 4, the Missouri State Cross Country Championships was held in Columbia, Missouri. Senior Julia Donnelly placed second out of over 160 runners, completing with a time of 18:52. Donnelly has shown commitment...

Juniors Olivia Zastrow (far left), Alayna Royal (second left), Abigail Gilliat ( second right) and Jillian Huellinghoff (far right) are presenting their social media campaign to the directors on the board of Downtown Washington.
Is the CAPS business program really worth it?
CaroleAnne Ortmann, Reporter • November 2, 2022

Four Rivers Career Center offers 2 to 3-hour college credit, career-based programs that high school students in the region have the opportunity to attend. FRCC's mission is that they “strive to be a premier career and technical...

Musicians of WHS
Musicians of WHS
October 31, 2022
Pro/Con: Christmas Music in November
Pro/Con: Christmas Music in November
Maddy Henderson, Reporter • November 22, 2022

Listening to Christmas music in Nov. is a popular issue that sparks impassioned debate. Two Washington High School students give their opinions on the...

Taylor Swifts cover for her newest album, Midnights, released on Oct. 21, 2022.
Taylor Swift "Midnights" Review
Faith Gardner, Danielle Newhouse, and Connor Blackwood October 31, 2022

Taylor Swift released her highly anticipated tenth studio album, Midnights, on Friday, Oct. 21. She broke the record for most global streams on Spotify,...

App-based reward programs
App-based reward programs
September 15, 2022
Goodbye WHS
Goodbye WHS
May 19, 2022
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