The Howler

Former WHS Athletes Give Wisdom to Quarantined Players

Schools attended by the featured college athletes.

Jasanee Killins, Staff Writer

May 21, 2020

In the wake of the Coronavirus outbreak, one of its common setbacks has been the recent loss of numerous sports conferences and events. This unprecedented global lockdown has cost many student-athletes, especially seniors, the chance to prove themselves in the sports they’re deeply dedicated to. However, f...

Science Olympiad strikes a win at competition

The Science Olympiad team gathers for a photo before their competition

Sienna Stock, News Editor

March 11, 2020

Science Olympiad is an organization that promotes 8,000 teams across the US and holds 450 tournaments annually. Wakefield brought home 13 medals with the outcome of its most recent competition. Wakefield’s team attracts a wide selection of students who want to expand on their knowledge of science...

Wakefield turns 20!

Wakefield High School was established in 2000 and will celebrate its 20th anniversary in 2020.

Abigail Mosher, Co-Editor-in-Chief

March 5, 2020

With 2020 on the horizon, staff and students of Wakefield High School eagerly anticipate the school’s 20th birthday.  In the beginning… The Wakefield building was opened in 1999, but it was inhabited by Sanderson High School students while their school was under renovation. For the school ...

Winter concert for student dancers is ready to take off

Dance students pose for a photo in their Wakefield jackets.

Megan Simrell, Staff Writer

January 7, 2020

Every year Wakefield's dancers put on a winter concert where they showcase the dances they have been choreographing and practicing for the past few weeks. Each of the three dance classes will be putting on different dances with diverse themes and choreography. Each piece is being made with a combined e...

The men’s soccer team kicks it with some tough competitors

Jason Schunk passes the ball to a teammate.

Abigail Mosher, Co-Editor-in-Chief

October 30, 2019

Dribble, pass, shoot, score! This season the men’s soccer team fought resiliently against some intense opponents, such as Wake Forest and Heritage, finishing third out of six in their conference.  “Last season was a lot better,” Jason Schunk, senior returning starter and co-team captain, said. “W...

How Spider-Man swung back into the MCU

Spider-Man standing between the Sony Universe and the Marvel Universe.

Audrey Delgado, Graphic and Social Media Editor

October 22, 2019

The contract guarantees one more Spider-Man movie, but it is unclear how the deal will progress afterwards.

Three Students from Wakefield accepted into NC Honors Chorus

Kayla Pierce, Natalie Collier, and Katherine Sumner were accepted into the North Carolina Honors Chorus.

October 16, 2015

NC Honors Chorus   For the first time in all of Wakefield high school history, three students have been accepted into the North Carolina Honors Chorus in one year alone.   The North Carolina Honors Chorus is an extremely prestigious position for any high school chorus member to hol...