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Homecoming week recap

Students and staff show their school spirit by sporting red and white on 'Crazy Red and White Friday'.

Emma Bernick, Media Editor

September 17, 2018

West celebrated the 2018 homecoming week with various events. The week started with the homecoming presentation aud on Monday, Sept. 10, featuring the homecoming court and their escorts. On Tuesday, Sept. 11, the first annual obstacle course event was hosted by student senate during fourth block. The...

2018 homecoming court Q&A

Naomi Walker, Co-Media Editor and Buisiness Manager

September 3, 2018

Naomi Walker Jenna Dougherty How do you feel about making homecoming court? ¨It is really exciting because I’ve wanted to be on homecoming court ever since I was a freshman.¨ What first went through your head when you found out you made court? ¨I was like ‘I have to tell my mom!’ because my mom really wanted me to be...

Parade highlights Homecoming Week activities


Iris Hayslett, Editor

October 9, 2015

The colorful parade of floats, the crowning of queen Alison Wheeler at the bonfire and the couples dressed in picture-perfect attire at the dance were the highlights of Homecoming Week. The parade from the fairgrounds on Oct. 1 was lead with the homecoming court riding in convertibles. Right behin...

What’s your go-to dance move?


September 25, 2015

Check out our video of the Homecoming queens on stage.

Homecoming queen candidates put their best foot foward

homecoming queens

September 25, 2015

Dressed in bright, poofy and bare-back dresses, the twelve homecoming queen candidates walked out in front of a filled auditorium on Sept. 25. Afterwards students voted online for their favorite candidate. The queen will be announced at the bonfire on Oct. 1. She will reign over the football game on...

Dodgeball matchup starts Homecoming events

Dodgeball matchup starts Homecoming events

Caylla Townsley, Editor

September 17, 2015

If you can dodge a wrench, you can dodge a ball; at least that’s how students at West spent their Wednesday night on Sept. 16  The first round dodgeball tournament for Homecoming was held and it has kids excited for the weeks ahead.   With a total of five teams, the dodgeball tournament didn’t re...

Send a photo of how you asked her to Homecoming


September 15, 2015

Guys come up will some pretty creative ways to ask a girl out to a big dance. If you did something cool, share your story and photo with us, and we will post them on WHS Today. Include first and last names and grade along with a brief description of what you did.  You can share photos on Instagram...

Parade planned to increase Homecoming excitement

Student Senators paint a Homecoming poster in the hallway on Sept. 4.

Caylla Townsley, Editor

September 4, 2015

“I’m so excited for the homecoming parade this year,” says Student Senate president and senior Carolyn Wojtkowski. “It’s going to be better than years before, and something nobody will want to miss.” One new event is having a parade of floats and decorated vehicles on Thursday, Oct. ...

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