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Review for “The Hate U Give” by Angie Thomas

Ashley Martinez, Staff Writer

October 26, 2018

  If you aren't very interested in reading, this book might be your favorite. I'm a person that does not like reading. At all. But this book is a book that I would read over and over, kept me up at night reading it and just was hard to find another book this good. This story I would say  is abo...

Are phones a distraction?

Gabriela Leon, Staff Writer

October 19, 2018

During the school year, you may or may not have pulled your phone out a couple of times when you weren’t supposed to. Teachers are always telling us to put away our phones because they’re a ‘distraction’ and ‘hinder’ our work performance. Are out phones really distracting us from our work? Riece Kirk, a sopho...

Blazers fizzle in the off-season

The Trail Blazers warm up at the Moda Center before the game begins

Finlay Dunn, Staff Writer

October 19, 2018

The Portland Trail Blazers are just one off-season removed from a milestone season in which they had a 13 game winning streak. This success came in the midst of a season where the Blazers finished 49-33 and third in the west. However, the season ended very disappointingly with the Blazers being embarra...

Teens are busier than ever

Aylenna Busse, staff writer

October 15, 2018

Let's face it school takes up more of your life then it really should with all the studying, homework, and just trying to stay caught up with all 6 classes. Not only does school take up all your life, but if you do extracurricular activities, have a job, and take more than one AP class. It seems as ...

Are we really an art school?

Aylenna Busse, staff writer

October 15, 2018

Art is something that make you think and makes you curious of different things that you wouldn't think of. Luckily for Wilsonville High School, there are some astonishing artists as well as amazing art programs the school has to offer. It's because of these artist, that Wilsonville High School is labe...

With or without a date? Is going to a school dance with a date better?

Photo taken by Gregg Artman of the student section at the Homecoming Game

Jessica Caulk, Studnet Life Editor

October 1, 2018

As much as everyone would love to be asked to homecoming with a big poster and flowers, sometimes that’s not always the case. Lately its been more common to go to the dances without a date and just have fun with your friends. But at the same time it's always nice to go with your own prince charmin...

Cosby faces jail time

Ian Flynn, Writer

September 28, 2018

Bill Cosby is no longer a free man. Mark 2018 as the year that the famous comedian and actor Bill Cosby is finally being penalized for his crimes. Twelve dozen women have accused Cosby of  assault; as of this year, he’s been found guilty of three cases of aggravated indecent assault. He faces from...

What’s your opinion on academic seminar?

Zoe Lyons, Staff Writer

September 28, 2018

This Wednesday marked the first early release of the year, which  means students went to their third academic seminar of the year and the first that follows the standard schedule.  This new class will be taking place on half days, between 1st and 2nd period, replacing last years collaborative perio...

Firestorm over Nike advertisement

Firestorm over Nike advertisement

Alaina Bekebrede, Opinions Section Editor

September 21, 2018

A recent Nike advertising campaign featuring former San Francisco Forty-Niners quarterback, Colin Kaepernick, has made waves throughout sports media this past week. The ad included two sentences shown in front of Kaepernick’s face “Believe in something. Even if it means sacrificing everything....

Life in the fire lane: extinguished

Aerial photography by junior TJ Hagen

Alaina Bekebrede, Opinions Editor

August 31, 2018

Curb, handicapped, and fire lane parking has all prompted the new system of reserved parking for this year’s upperclassmen. The news of this dramatic change spread like wildfire throughout the student body as it was published to the school website in Mid-July. It caused a lot of controversy in t...

Should we follow the #DeleteFacebook trend?

Is it time to delete your Facebook account?

Samantha Monello, Staff writer

April 8, 2018

Facebook, one of the first social media websites created for recent generations, was a popular attraction during its first few years online. After websites like Instagram and Twitter were released, however, Facebook lost some of its users. Younger generations seemed to have more interest in the newer...

An anonymous response to the junior article:  Dear juniors, GET OUT

Publius

Publius

November 17, 2017

The constant class-clash between he juniors and the seniors will never see an end. The juniors want nothing more than to have the power and the status of being a senior, and the seniors just want to graduate while putting in as little effort as possible.  This creates the classic older sibling- younger...

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