The Howler

Lunch favorites: Advantages and disadvantages to going off campus

Seniors, Anthony Howard, Priyanka Rai, Tyson Burgess, Fernanda Ramos,  and Trae Smith eat lunch at Moe's for off campus lunch.

Maggie Finn, Social Media and Business Editor

February 11, 2019

One of the privileges as an upperclassmen is going off campus for lunch. The location of Wakefield High School happens to be in the middle of popular restaurants. Students can choose from different cuisines to fulfill their cravings. Some favorite places around the school to eat are Chick-Fil-A, Bojangles,...

Wolverines elevate to reach an extraordinary mid-season record

Seniors Jawon Eddie Kharye Cayne and Junior Cameryn Miller warm up for practice.

Jasmine Wilson-Johnson, Staff Writer

February 11, 2019

“We have the physical tools to beat anybody in the state, but it's a mental aspect of whether we are going to dial in and do it collectively.” - Assistant Coach Trent Wilson Sr.

Keeping up with the exchange students

In the school year of 2018-19, Wakefield is proud to host two exchange students from Spain, one from Germany and one from Vietnam

Abigail Mosher, Staff Writer

February 8, 2019

Imagine leaving your entire life behind to pursue the opportunity to study in a foreign country. Imagine the terror, excitement and hope you experience as you walk through the terminal of an airport in an entirely different continent than that of your own. Imagine stepping outside and breathing in...

Science Olympians break Wakefield’s record

Senior Michael Mathew and Sophomore Emanuel Smith study Science Olympiad schedule.

Ashley Masingale, Arts and Entertainment Editor

February 5, 2019

Wakefield students compete annually in the North Carolina Science Olympiad, which was held this year at Southeast Raleigh High School. It’s a competitive competition with different events ranging from Duct Tape Challenge to Forensics. Students have been preparing for months for the competition which took plac...

Uncovering the stars of the Super Bowl halftime show

Maroon 5, Travis Scott and Big Boi rocked the Super Bowl this year.

Angelina Ramirez, News Editor

February 1, 2019

In the mix of individuals who watch the annual Super Bowl specifically for the commercials, there are also those who tune in just for the halftime show. If this is you, you are sure to be pleased with the performances this year. On Sunday, Feb. 3 of 2019, the Los Angeles Rams and the New England Patri...

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Best People of 2018

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Best Trends of 2018

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Best Albums of 2018

Best Albums of 2018

January 8, 2019

Best Moments of 2018

Best Moments of 2018

January 7, 2019

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

Hundreds of U-haul trucks which create pollutants around North Carolina.

Sage Cooley, Co-Opinions Editor

January 7, 2019

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...