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Local Student Activist Zyahna Bryant Publishes Book
Meet “The Sound of Music” Ensemble

Meet “The Sound of Music” Ensemble

April 9, 2019

Every year, Western’s drama department puts on a spring musical. And every year hardworking students...

Global Studies Wraps Up Its Second Year

Global Studies Wraps Up Its Second Year

April 8, 2019

Global Studies is a course designed to model the idea of American Studies, a class where teachers are...

A Morning of Community Service

A Morning of Community Service

March 25, 2019

With spring break rapidly approaching later in the week, students spent their Monday completing tasks...

Making Waves of Art
Paige Toms Never Quits

Paige Toms Never Quits

May 21, 2019

From Jazz Singers at HMS to Early Bird Choir at WAHS, Bella James Pursues Her Passion in Singing

From Jazz Singers at HMS to Early Bird Choir at WAHS, Bella James Pursues Her Passion in Singing

May 16, 2019

RIP AAF: Gone and Probably Forgotten
Explosive Sixth Inning Lifts Warriors Past Albemarle, 10-4

Explosive Sixth Inning Lifts Warriors Past Albemarle, 10-4

May 6, 2019

Wednesday night, the Warrior bats exploded in a win over in-county rival, Albemarle, 10-4. Albemarle...

A New Beginning for YBall

April 23, 2019

Although winter sports have come to a close, a recent resurgence of rec basketball has taken over high...

Girls basketball secures Jefferson District Championship

April 9, 2019

The Western Albemarle girls basketball team secured the title as Jefferson District champions for the...

David Sedaris’s most recent release: Theft by Finding Diaries

Ariana Grande’s “thank u, next” Turns Heartbreak Into Harmony

April 18, 2019

Ariana Grande’s much anticipated fifth studio album “thank u, next” was released  February 8th,...

For The Throne: “Game of Thrones” Season 8 Preview

For The Throne: “Game of Thrones” Season 8 Preview

April 9, 2019

There is no shortage of excitement and anticipation for the release of the final season of “Game of...

Meet “The Sound of Music” Ensemble

Meet “The Sound of Music” Ensemble

April 9, 2019

Every year, Western’s drama department puts on a spring musical. And every year hardworking students...

Opinion: Let’s Not Repeat 2016

Opinion: Let’s Not Repeat 2016

April 9, 2019

The month-long government shutdown, Trump’s most recent presidential address, and his blossoming friendship with dictator Kim Jong Un have had me looking...

Revolutionary Science: Gene Modifications

Revolutionary Science: Gene Modifications

February 7, 2019

In recent years, CRISPR, a gene editing technology that can make specific changes to the DNA of plants and animals, has grown into a technology that allows...

Thinking Outside the Gym

Thinking Outside the Gym

February 7, 2019

Western Albemarle has worked to expand our athletic resources, including the construction of an auxiliary gym, but this is not enough to provide for all...

Mammal of the Month: The Echidna
Under Official Review: The Ads of Super Bowl LIII

Under Official Review: The Ads of Super Bowl LIII

February 5, 2019

Welcome back, dear readers, to the fourth installment of Under Official Review, your one stop shop for...

Staff Celebrates No-Shave November

Staff Celebrates No-Shave November

December 18, 2018

No-shave November, sometimes known as 'Movember', is a month-long event in which men surrender their...

Drama Department Announces Spring Musical
JUUL Stifled by New Federal Regulations

JUUL Stifled by New Federal Regulations

January 31, 2019

Robotics Qualifies for States

Robotics Qualifies for States

January 29, 2019

Updates on the Library

Updates on the Library

January 29, 2019

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