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Wenatchee boys soccer earns victory against Eisenhower

Wenatchee boys soccer earns victory against Eisenhower

Sylvia Hwang, Staff Reporter
April 27, 2016
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The Wenatchee High School boys soccer team defeated the Eisenhower High School team at the Apple Bowl on April 26. The final score was 4-0. Senior Miguel Viramontes, who is a captain on the team, observed how the team's collaboration paved the way for the victory. "I feel like we were finally...

ASB election assembly features dancers

ASB election assembly features dancers

Sylvia Hwang, Staff Reporter
April 22, 2016
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The ASB primaries were held in an assembly today that featured multiple dance acts and the speeches of the candidates running for treasurer and secretary positions. The assembly was hosted by seniors Mason Mill and Gage Johnson. The assembly included four dance acts that were judged by Wenatchee High...

Holocaust survivor speaks on his trials

Holocaust survivor speaks on his trials

Sylvia Hwang, Staff Reporter
April 15, 2016
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Wenatchee High School juniors were visited on April 15 by Peter Metzelaar, a survivor of the Holocaust. Metzelaar shared his experiences with the class in both the trials of World War II and the lessons that came with them. His speech told his story during the war, when Metzelaar at age seven hid...

Boys soccer team takes a loss against Skyline

Boys soccer team takes a loss against Skyline

Sylvia Hwang, Staff Reporter
April 14, 2016
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The Wenatchee High School boys soccer team lost against Skyline High School on April 13 at the Apple Bowl. The final score totaled 3-1, with Wenatchee's only point coming from a penalty kick during the second half. The team's captain, junior Matt Springer, described how multiple factors played a role...

Spring Formal Dance brings positive experience to students

Spring Formal Dance brings positive experience to students

Chris Danko, Managing Online Editor
March 30, 2016
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If the world could be powered by smiles, there would be no shortage of energy after today's 12th annual Special Education Spring Formal Dance. Students from Leavenworth, Chelan, Cashmere, Okanogen, Quincy, Entiant, Liberty Bell, Royal City, Ephrata, Wenatchee, Omak, and Eastmont high schools and...

WHS students show off their talents

WHS students show off their talents

Michael Buehn, Staff Reporter
March 25, 2016
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The Janice Franz Talent Show, put on by the Wenatchee High School ASB, opened last night in the WHS auditorium benefiting WHS junior Kayla Forsberg. The show encompasses two dance acts, one comical skit and many singing acts. Hosted by seniors Kevin Wilson and Ethan Toth, the show will have two more pe...

WHS drama club raises curtains for spring play

WHS drama club raises curtains for spring play

Alexis Lovitt, Photo Editor
March 11, 2016
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Wenatchee High School presents the production: “The Man Who Came to Dinner,” directed by Paul Atwood. The performances are dedicated to Pam Cole, a WHS drama coach.  Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for seniors and students. There will also be showings at 7:30 p.m. tonight and Saturday, and Mar...

Boys basketball closes season in tight playoff game

Boys basketball closes season in tight playoff game

Taylor Trainor, Graphic Designer
March 2, 2016
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Wenatchee High School boys varsity basketball team ended their season on Saturday at at Regionals at Eastmont High School against Gonzaga Prep, losing 34-32. The Panthers started off with a consistent lead in the game, and landed at halftime ahead, 16-13. The leading scorers for the Panthers wer...

Madrigal Feaste takes patrons back in time

Madrigal Feaste takes patrons back in time

Chris Danko, Online Editor
February 23, 2016
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Have you ever wanted to live in another time? Be freed from the shackles that bind you to the 21st century? The Wenatchee High School Choral Department's Madrigal Feaste allowed patrons to do just that. The event was held Feb. 18-20 at the Wenatchee Valley Tech Center with the help of volunteers...

Boys varsity basketball team moves on to District title game

Boys varsity basketball team moves on to District title game

Sean Kelley, Staff Reporter
February 19, 2016
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Senior Grady Miller came out ready to play last night after missing his last three games due to an ankle injury. Miller hit seven 3-pointers, one short of the school record, to lead the Panthers to a 65-46 District playoff win over Sunnyside. Miller scored a team-high 26 points and senior Gavin Long totale...

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