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  • Locker clean-out is today, May 22, from 1:43 p.m. to 1:52 p.m.

  • 2/3 hour finals Tues., 4/5 hour finals Wed., 6/7 hour finals Thurs., good luck everyone!

  • Congratulations to the new student body co-presidents Alec Zhou and Sarah Bonnett.

  • Congratulations to the boys' and girls' track teams for placing 3rd at District 2 Championships.

The Expenses of Prom: Is it worth it?

The Expenses of Prom: Is it worth it?

Ellie Widowski, News Writer
April 26, 2017 • 658 views
Filed under news

It’s that time of year again. Instagram is filled with promposal pictures. The mall is flooded with teenage girls trying to find the perfect shoes to match their dress. Moms are dragging their son’s to get fitted for tux rentals. Money is being spent like crazy—it’s prom season. There’s...

Prom in perspective

Prom in perspective

Carly Anderson, Staff Writer
April 25, 2017 • 780 views
Filed under editorials, showcase

As Prom season arrives, juniors and seniors are planning the perfect promposals, picking out outfits and going about Prom court preparations… just like they did earlier this year for Homecoming. Homecoming (or Prom) court is an event used to name active students in the school community and award th...

Breaking down borders to celebrate prom

Breaking down borders to celebrate prom

Maddie Cooke, Staff Writer
April 14, 2017 • 1,065 views
Filed under features, showcase

Senior Joe Fuller closes a 1,200 mile gap for his Prom date that lives in Monterrey, Mexico.

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Shooting for success

Shooting for success

Maddie Cooke, Staff Writer
February 8, 2017 • 534 views
Filed under features

Senior Duncan McBride is not only a sharp student, but a sharp shooter. Her passion for shooting started as a family tradition, and is now her competitive sport.

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Senior Sarah Ayers raises money and awareness for animal shelters

Senior Sarah Ayers raises money and awareness for animal shelters

Kathryn Bonzon, Convergent Media Writer
October 27, 2016 • 516 views
Filed under news, showcase

  Puppies from the Humane Society filled the Parkway Early Childhood parking lot Saturday, Oct. 22 at 8 a.m. for Chalk the Paw. Chalk the Paw, the vision of senior Sarah Ayers, was an art contest to fundraise for the local animal shelters. Ayers completed a simulation through Focus Y...

Boys cross-country speeds up the season with Brooks Memphis Twilight Invitational

Boys cross-country speeds up the season with Brooks Memphis Twilight Invitational

Emily Dickson
September 2, 2016 • 537 views
Filed under showcase, sports

With multiple personal course records at the Parkway Quad on Aug. 27, and a varsity score split unrivaled by any team last year, coaches are considering the Parkway West boys cross country team a strong contender for the state title. The team's next stop is Memphis, TN. The boy’s varsity cross c...

Throwback Thursday: Mario Pupillo, senior class principal

Throwback Thursday: Mario Pupillo, senior class principal

Tyler Hannegan, Staff Writer
May 5, 2016 • 827 views
Filed under people of west, throwback thursday

Pathfinder: What high school did you go to? Pupillo: I went Lindbergh High School. When did you graduate? I graduated in 1998. What were your least and favorite subjects? My least favorite subject is English. My favorite was math. What is different now than when you went to high school? Cell phone...

Swipe Right: Male Edition

Swipe Right: Male Edition

Claire Dreller, Staff Writer
May 1, 2016 • 609 views
Filed under features, showcase

Finding a college roommate is much like searching for your soul mate online—whether you are male or female!

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Students spend spring break on mission trips

Students spend spring break on mission trips

Emily Wind
April 21, 2016 • 608 views
Filed under features

While some West students spent their spring break catching rays on the beach and relaxing, seniors Abby Allgeyer, Jacob Cupps, Rachel Osborne and freshman Natalie Butler spent their time off sharing their Christian faiths on mission trips, both abroad and locally.

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Students compete in the DECA state competition

Students compete in the DECA state competition

Ellie Widowski, Staff Writer
March 13, 2016 • 471 views
Filed under news

On Sunday, March 13, 26 students traveled to the Lake of the Ozarks to compete in the DECA state competition at the Lodge of Four Seasons.

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