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Best Trends of 2018

Best Trends of 2018

January 11, 2019


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Best Albums of 2018

Best Albums of 2018

January 8, 2019


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Best Moments of 2018

Best Moments of 2018

January 7, 2019


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New climate change report warns us of the effects of global warming

New climate change report warns us of the effects of global warming

Sage Cooley, Co-Opinions Editor

January 7, 2019


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The Fourth National Climate Assessment — released on November 23, 2018, by the U.S. Global Change Research Program (USGCRP) — details the devastating impacts climate change will have on our economy, infrastructure, health and ecosystems. The USGCRP defines climate change as “changes in average weath...

Furr’s dedication to students wins the 2018 Teacher of the Year award

Furr’s dedication to students wins the 2018 Teacher of the Year award

Kendra Randle, Student Life Editor

January 4, 2019


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Each year, Wakefield recognizes a teacher for the prestigious Teacher of the Year award. For this school year, Denise Furr earned the award due to her endless dedication and productive teaching style. There is a process to receiving the Teacher of the Year award. In order for a teacher to earn this tit...

Mid-year graduates say goodbye to Wakefield, hello to their future

Mid-year graduates say goodbye to Wakefield, hello to their future

Ryanne Howard, Co-Editor-In-Chief

December 21, 2018


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“We always want to make sure students have a plan for what they want to do after graduation,” Douglas said. “It’s not just to say ‘I’m getting out of school early,’ but it’s because they want an early start to whatever their goals/future aspirations are.”

Wakefield wrestling handles new changes

Wakefield wrestling handles new changes

Anthony Howard, Co-Editor-In-Chief

December 19, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

At the start of a new season, Wakefield’s wrestling team begins to grapple with the introduction of new members and a new head coach. Beginning to understand the terminology of wrestling is one obstacle, but trying to educate various athletes of the sport is another. With only three athletes ret...

Wakefield’s indoor track and field team doesn’t need wings to fly

Wakefield’s indoor track and field team doesn’t need wings to fly

Abigail Mosher, Staff Writer

December 18, 2018


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Hurdles, shot put and sprints, oh my! Wakefield hit the ground running in their first meet of the season on Thursday, Nov 29, 2018. Student-athletes placed in the top five in all running categories, making their four coaches proud. “We pretty much dominate in speed categories,” Coach Joseph ...

Be Our Guest!

Be Our Guest!

Kyle Harris, Arts and Entertainment Editor

December 17, 2018


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Lights, Camera, Action! The last rouge rose petal fell from its green stem Saturday, December 1, 2018 , at Wakefield Theatre Company’s final performance of Beauty and The Beast. Cast and musicians encapsulated the story’s theme of the sensuality of love, growth and acceptance through rhythms, notes an...

The urge to dominate fuels the Wakefield Women’s basketball team

The urge to dominate fuels the Wakefield Women’s basketball team

Elijah Shabazz

December 17, 2018


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“I believe that if we do what we are supposed to do then nobody can stop us besides ourselves.” -Coach Williams

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