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Peer Teachers prepare for lessons

Peer Teachers prepare for lessons

Ellie Widowski, Staff Writer
February 10, 2016 • 53 views
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On Thursday, Jan. 28, 52 peer teaching students went on a field trip to the Ballwin Pointe to learn new lessons about character to teach middle school students.

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New gun laws take effect

New gun laws take effect

Tommy Watson, Staff Writer
February 4, 2016 • 75 views
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President Barack Obama has been trying to make gun laws stricter by imposing background checks.

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Virtual Enterprise International starts at West

Virtual Enterprise International starts at West

Justin Cupps, Staff Writer
January 29, 2016 • 179 views
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Running an actual business out of a classroom might sound impractical, but Business Teacher Emanuel Young, a Virtual Enterprise International (VEI) course will become a reality during the 2016-17 school year.

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Parkway invests in new video scoreboards

Parkway invests in new video scoreboards

Sydney Kinzy, Features Editor
January 28, 2016 • 254 views
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Parkway made the decision to spend over one million dollars for new scoreboards in the district.

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Midwest meets massive floods

Midwest meets massive floods

Hannah Hoffmann, News Editor
January 26, 2016 • 535 views
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The Great Mississippi Flood of 1927. The Great Flood of 1993. It seems history has repeated itself in the most destructive way possible.

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Remembering David Bowie

Remembering David Bowie

Dani Fischer, Staff Writer
January 22, 2016 • 98 views
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“I’m proud of what I’ve done. In fact, it’s been a good ride.”

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Sophomores survive car accident at Manchester Smoothie King

Sophomores survive car accident at Manchester Smoothie King

Emily Dickson, Conceptual EiC Intern
January 19, 2016 • 728 views
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New Year’s resolutions of health and healing may be popular, but for sophomores Andrew Eickmann and Kyle Crews, they have become particularly applicable due to an accident in the last days of 2015.

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Short Winter Break causes upset among students

Short Winter Break causes upset among students

Emily Wind, Staff Writer
January 19, 2016 • 208 views
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Although Winter Break is a thing of the past, repercussions of the short break are still in effect.

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Drama Club takes on Missouri Thescon in Kansas City

Drama Club takes on Missouri Thescon in Kansas City

Kathryn Harter, Multimedia Editor
January 12, 2016 • 184 views
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Theatre troupes from all over the state met in Kansas City for the annual “Thescon,” including West’s Drama Club.

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Students find winter break unexciting, survey shows

Students find winter break unexciting, survey shows

Hannah Hoffmann, News Editor
January 10, 2016 • 63 views
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With winter break now little more than a distant memory (oh, the toll two weeks back in school has had on us all), if you take the time to ask anyone how their break went, expect no more than a quick “eh, it was average."

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