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  • Art Teachers Display Halloween Spirit

    Art Teachers Display Halloween Spirit

    Hailey MacDonald, Editor in Chief

    November 2, 2017

    On October 31, West Springfield High School’s art teachers stole the show once again as they dressed up as some of their favorite artists. Student Theresha Santiago captured the art crew posing for a photo. Left to right: Ms. Kasunick as Salvador Dalí, Ms. Charron as Marina Abramovic, Ms. Lepine as Bank...

  • No True Feminist is Anti-Men

    No True Feminist is Anti-Men

    Samantha Grunden, Opinions Editor

    October 22, 2017

    A word that started out with positive connotation made its way through the ears of many and is now too often seen as a radical negative belief. The definition of feminism is the belief that men and women should have equal rights and opportunities. Men and women. Feminism has been around since the nineteenth century wh...

  • Climate Change or Climate Chaos?

    Climate Change or Climate Chaos?

    Hailey MacDonald, Editor in Chief

    October 21, 2017

    Imagine waking up one morning to your house flooded, a county-wide power outage and no access to clean water, food or any sort of electricity. You get out of bed and enter your kitchen to see your mom frantically going through the cabinets, looking for any possible scraps of food you can eat. The grocer...

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  • The Roads That Led to West Side

    The Roads That Led to West Side

    Iman Zafar, Reporter

    October 16, 2017

          West Springfield High School’s new librarian, Elizabeth Davis takes us through her journey, following her adventurous routes of travel. Never being afraid to explore, she has gone down multiple roads seeking the right path for her. Mrs. Davis has had her variety of interests during her...

    West Springfield High School new librarian enthusiastically participating at the West Side Showcase.

  • Drama Club Tells Unknown Neverland Tale

    Drama Club Tells Unknown Neverland Tale

    Olivia Acevedo, Editor in Chief

    October 16, 2017

    Never growing up is emphasized and dreamed about by every person at some point in their life. Whether it’s entering high school for the first time or even at twelve years old when you’re already too old for your favorite rides, Peter Pan is the sole embodiment and symbol of this pastime.  Every...

Democrats Club Hosts Statewide Convention

Democrats Club Hosts Statewide Convention

Brianna DuMont, Reporter

October 16, 2017

The event allowed for students to demonstrate that they too are an important and valuable part of the community.

Hurricanes Scar the Atlantic and Carribean

Hurricanes Scar the Atlantic and Carribean

Gabrielle Daley, Feature Editior

October 7, 2017

Houses were filled with over two feet of rain within a span of 24 hours. All of their owner’s possessions, their loved belongings have drowned into the deep abyss. Outside it was an ocean, with winds of around 135 mph. T...

Volunteer Groups Help Make a Difference

Volunteer Groups Help Make a Difference

Mikayla Kudron, Reporter

October 6, 2017

Anyone who has been to the Big E in their life- so, pretty much everyone in West Springfield High School- has probably heard of the Lions Club, or at least eaten at their booth at the Big E. The Lions Club is the world...

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Drama Club Tells Unknown Neverland Tale

Drama Club Tells Unknown Neverland Tale

Olivia Acevedo, Editor in Chief

October 16, 2017

Never growing up is emphasized and dreamed about by every person at some point in their life. Whether it’s entering high school for the first time or even at twelve years old when you’re already too old for your favori...

  • “Turtle in Paradise” Comes to WSHS October 15, 2017
  • Terrier Times Top 5 Netflix Originals October 13, 2017
  • Non-Horror Halloween Movies October 12, 2017
  • Underrated Fall Fun October 11, 2017

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Mayor

Mayor

Abby Bourque, Editor-in-Chief

April 6, 2017

William Reichelt   Occupation: Mayor of West Springfield Education/Training: Mayor Reichelt went to law school, got his MBA and was a lawyer for the town of Agawam for ...

Equine Appraisals

Equine Appraisals

November 30, 2016

Soccer Coach Career Profile

Soccer Coach Career Profile

January 11, 2016

Video Specialist Career Profile

Video Specialist Career Profile

January 10, 2016

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80 Second Editorial Questions

80 Second Editorial Questions

November 13, 2017

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Take Them Down vs. Leave Them Up

Take Them Down vs. Leave Them Up

October 23, 2017

No True Feminist is Anti-Men

No True Feminist is Anti-Men

October 22, 2017

Climate Change or Climate Chaos?

Climate Change or Climate Chaos?

October 21, 2017

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Spotlight: What Inspires You?

Spotlight: What Inspires You?

October 18, 2017

What inspires you?            ...

Spotlight: What Was The Best Part Of The School Year?

June 19, 2017

What was the best part of the school year?                     "Best part of the ...

Spotlight: Holiday Traditions

December 28, 2016

What is your favorite holiday tradition in your family?

Election Spotlight

December 1, 2016

Spotlight: What Is Your Biggest Pet Peeve About High School?

October 1, 2016

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