The Voice of Wakefield High School

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The Voice of Wakefield High School

The Howler

The Voice of Wakefield High School

The Howler

The Wakefield sports medicine team poses for a photo after being awarded the Safe Sports School Award. The award recognizes the hard work the students have put into the program.
Sports medicine team receives the Safe Sports School Award
Nara Hamburger, Student Life Editor • April 30, 2024

Students at Wakefield High School are given the special opportunity to obtain first-hand athletic medical experience both on and off the field....

In an article ranking the top metros for women in STEM, the Raleigh-Cary area was ranked second in the nation.
Raleigh-Cary area ranks second in the nation for women in STEM
Faith Abernathy, Co-Arts and Entertainment Editor • April 5, 2024
The great college debate: balancing cost and career prospects
The great college debate: balancing cost and career prospects
Bobby Etters, Guest Writer • May 8, 2024

Historically, success on many levels has been found through the means of college education. Previously, families have pushed their children...

Country musics modern day comeback
Country music's modern day comeback
Seth Steiner, Features Editor • May 7, 2024
Elijah Matlock and Donovan Carey relay for varsity track.
Wakefield Track and Field athletes channel self-determination for the 2024 season
Keith Kamau, Seth Steiner, and Katie Spampinato May 9, 2024

Wakefield’s Track and Field team is going the distance this season. Six Wolverines qualified for regionals and plan on moving even further....

Photo Courtesy of Geffen Records
5 new songs on GUTS (spilled): ranked
Faith Abernathy, Co-Arts and Entertainment Editor • May 3, 2024

On March 22, Olivia Rodrigo released the deluxe version of her sophomore album, “GUTS.” Many fans have patiently waited for her to make this...

Famed singer-songwriter Conan Gray released his third studio album Found Heaven on April 5th. This album is incredibly different from Grays previous work, adopting a unique 80s pop sound.(Courtesy of Republic Records)
Every song on “Found Heaven:” ranked
Catherine Marley, Co-Arts and Entertainment Editor • April 19, 2024
Competitive reality TV has become one of the most sought after genres. With over 80 shows, according to IMDb, falling under this genre, fans are left wondering when a new, unique show will come around.
Competitive reality TV: a good or a bad deal?
Nic Cazin, Co-Editor-in-Chief • April 16, 2024
Wakefield Theatres theatre two and three class put on An Audition for Murder to show off what they have been working on for only a few weeks! The show opens Thursday at 7pm and has another show on Friday at 7pm. Photographed by Paul Orsett
Wakefield Theatre Company presents “An Audition for a Murder”
Tenley Robinson, Staff Writer • April 25, 2024

Wakefield Theatre Company has been busy this year with shows like “How I Became a Pirate” to “Guys and Dolls.” As the school year comes...

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Wakefield is a vibrant, diverse community, and we would be thrilled to include your voice in our paper. The Howler accepts editorial articles for the Opinions section.


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