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College and career expo held for high school students

College and career expo held for high school students

Chris Danko, Online Editor
November 4, 2015
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More than 2,200 students shuffled their way into the Wenatchee Vally College gym at the College & Career Expo yesterday. One hundred and five business and college exhibitors were present, with students from seven different schools in attendance, according to Director of Career and Technical...

Eastmont pulls off narrow victory in the Battle of the Bridges

Eastmont pulls off narrow victory in the Battle of the Bridges

Nik Robinson, Staff Photographer
October 12, 2015
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The annual "Battle of the Bridges” game between Wenatchee High School and Eastmont last Friday ended in a crippling defeat for WHS, with the Wildcats racking up a total of 14 points to the Panthers' 9. Fans of both teams packed the stands, and Wenatchee supporters left the Apple Bowl disappointed...

Suicide awareness walk brings community members together

Suicide awareness walk brings community members together

Moses Lurbur, Managing News Editor
October 12, 2015
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Slow, solemn footsteps echoed around the track as the students, teachers, and community members who took part in the Be the Light suicide awareness walk made their way around the track. The event was held Oct. 9. The event was organized by journalism adviser Dave Riggs and French teacher Jon Magnus. "I...

Students get ready to “black out” the Battle of the Bridges football game

Students get ready to “black out” the Battle of the Bridges football game

Chris Danko, Online Editor
October 9, 2015
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The thunderous roars of the students bounced off the walls of the gym, hardly losing any ferocity as they shook the enormous room with their volume. Noise measuring software used during the pep assembly today couldn't stand up to the echoing chants of the students. The pep assembly was held to build...

American Red Cross wheels in for life-saving blood drive

American Red Cross wheels in for life-saving blood drive

Nik Robinson, Staff Reporter
October 6, 2015
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The American Red Cross held a blood drive at Wenatchee High School starting Sept. 29 and running through Oct. 1. The drive was organized by Health Occupations teacher Mitzi Southard.

Panthers take on Sunnyside at home

Panthers take on Sunnyside at home

Jamie Grossarth, Staff Reporter
October 5, 2015
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The Wenatchee High School varsity football team stomped Sunnyside on Friday, Oct. 2. The final score: 22-7. “We played a much better game both offensively and defensively. I thought that our execution was much much better, and I thought that we showed that can-do attitude. In other words, thing...

Panthers unite to show their school spirit before Homecoming

Panthers unite to show their school spirit before Homecoming

Chris Danko, Online Editor
October 2, 2015
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Two thousand Wenatchee High Schools students massed in the center of the Apple Bowl to form a giant paw print, under the strict guidance of sophomore Wil Jorgensen and senior Zoe Patch. The student yearbook, WaWa, collaborated with North 40 photographer Jeff Ostenson to get the shot with a drone...

WHS varsity girls soccer team nets victory on their home turf

WHS varsity girls soccer team nets victory on their home turf

Nik Robinson, Staff Reporter
September 15, 2015
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The Wenatchee High School Varsity girls soccer team won their first home game against Archbishop Murphy Last school Saturday, Sept. 12 with a final score of 3-1. The game took place in the newly renovated Apple Bowl stadium.

ASB officers and sports teams make waves at WHS’s first pep assembly of the year

ASB officers and sports teams make waves at WHS’s first pep assembly of the year

Alexis Lovitt, Photo Editor
September 11, 2015
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Voices echo through the gym as the entire student population shuffles into the bleachers. Students gather in their own sections, with each grade moving to it's designated area. The clamor falls silent as two figures, one freshman and one senior, make their way to the center of the gym. "Our theme...

Wenatchee High School varsity football team takes on Mead High School in the first game of the season

Wenatchee High School varsity football team takes on Mead High School in the first game of the season

Moses Lurbur, Managing News Editor
September 8, 2015
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The stands were packed with students and excited anticipation for the first game of the 2015 football season. Unfortunately the new student stands and Astroturf field couldn’t power the Panthers to a victory.  The Wenatchee Panthers fought it out with the Mead Panthers to a disheartening Wenatchee de...

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