Terrier Times

  • The Truth About Chocolate is Not So Sweet

    The Truth About Chocolate is Not So Sweet

    Gabrielle Daley, Feature Editor

    December 7, 2017

    In the muggy heat of West African cocoa plantations, starving children are barely capable of balancing a hundred pounds of cocoa over their heads by using their stick-like legs to bring themselves back to plantations. All they’ve ever known is the routine to work from sunup to sundown with nothing in retur...

  • Winter Preview: Athletes to Watch

    Winter Preview: Athletes to Watch

    Gabrielle Daley, Features Editor

    December 7, 2017

    WRESTLING Calvin Curtis - Sophomore Curtis has been wrestling since he was in fifth grade. In 2015, he placed 10th at the Virginia Beach Nationals Championship. His prior training paid off seeing that he made varsity as a freshman last year. He also was a Western Mass finalist, finishing second in the 126 lightweight gr...

  • New Club has a Story to Tell

    New Club has a Story to Tell

    Samantha Maxfield

    December 7, 2017

    Trek up the central staircase and over to the A-Wing on a Monday afternoon and you’ll hear the voices of students telling stories in Room A210. The Storytelling Club first began about a month ago when Mr. Brown, a WSHS English teacher, was inspired by an organization called The Moth, in which ord...

    Club Advisor Mr. Brown and Yasmin Aborida meet to discuss ideas for stories

  • Teen Becomes An Inspiration To All

    Teen Becomes An Inspiration To All

    Gabrielle Daley, Feature Editor

    December 7, 2017

    Finding a place in the world, and finding oneself is an outgrowth everyone has to face at some point in their lives. Conor McCormick, however, is in the process of finding his new place and capabilities, while hanging on to his old ways. Recently, McCormick returned to the Ronald McDonald House Teen...

  • Movement Empowers Women to Report Sexual Violence

    Movement Empowers Women to Report Sexual Violence

    Samantha Grunden, Opinions Editor

    December 7, 2017

    By the time you read this, it is likely that more people will be outed for sexual crimes, as victims will be continuously coming forward. Since October 5th there have been over 33 famously known men in the public eye who come from multiple industries that have been accused of sexual harassment, assault a...

Students Work To Strengthen Homecoming Traditions
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A Bookworm’s Guide to a Cozy Winter
  • Favorite Festive Films December 7, 2017
  • Drama Club Showcases Talents in “Peter and the Starcatcher” Performance December 1, 2017
  • Drama Club Tells Unknown Neverland Tale October 16, 2017
  • “Turtle in Paradise” Comes to WSHS October 15, 2017
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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 Responses

80 Second Editorial Responses

December 7, 2017

Domestic Violence Awareness

Domestic Violence Awareness

December 7, 2017

Why Kneel? Because It’s More Than A Knee.

December 6, 2017

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Spotlight: What Are You Thankful For?

Spotlight: Holiday Traditions

December 28, 2016

Election Spotlight

December 1, 2016

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

October 1, 2016

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