Written on Nov, 29, 2016 by in | Comments Off on Opportunity Day gives students different experiences

By Allison Schmeltzer October 19 brought opportunity to the WHS student body. Students were able to take the PSAT, shadow someone who portrayed a future occupation they wanted to take on, or tour a college they had interest in for Opportunity Day. Unfortunately, the freshman and sophomores had to remain inside the walls of the Woodridge High School. In the …

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Written on Nov, 29, 2016 by in | Comments Off on WHS says farewell to fall sports’ seniors

Before the football game on Friday, October 28, WHS congratulated the senior athletes from each fall sport. The senior night recognition did not include the soccer or volleyball teams, who had their senior nights earlier in the season. The seniors and their escorts were lined up along the track and grouped with the other seniors from their sport. Prior to …

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Written on Nov, 29, 2016 by in , | Comments Off on Bulldog cross country sweeps state meet

The Woodridge cross country teams traveled to Columbus to compete in the OHSAA State Championship race on Saturday, November 5. This year marked the thirteenth consecutive state qualification for the boy’s team and the twelfth for the girl’s team. Both teams snagged first place finishes to make Bulldog history as the first program to win both titles in the same …

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Written on Nov, 29, 2016 by in | Comments Off on WHS girls basketball welcomes new coach

By Julia Adams Woodridge’s search for a new girls basketball coach is finally over. A graduate from the  class of 2003, Chris Nauer stepped up to coach. Coach Nauer came from Cuyahoga Falls High School where he coached JV basketball. He’s been coaching at the high school level for six years; two years as a freshman coach and four as …

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Written on Nov, 29, 2016 by in | Comments Off on Voting: now more important than ever before

By Carter Hartong The 2016 election seems to be all that has been in the news lately. On every channel or media platform the campaign is being covered. This coverage ranges from Clinton or Trump campaign ads to celebrities encouraging eligible voters to show up to the polls on November 8.  And despite all this noise, one thing is for …

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Written on Nov, 29, 2016 by in | Comments Off on Childish Gambino debuts new style

By Carter Hartong Donald Glover’s rap alter ego, Childish Gambino, had not released any music since his Kauai EP in 2014. Because of this, fans have been anxiously been waiting for new music from Gambino. However, fans have now been awarded with a new song from Childish Gambino.  “Me and Your Mama” is  off the forthcoming album Awaken, My Love! …

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Written on Nov, 29, 2016 by in | Comments Off on Ask Woody, Ask Woodette

Dear Woody/ Woodette, My boyfriend’s birthday is coming up, but I have like $10 in my bank account, and I have no idea what to get him. Do you have any suggestions? -dating and broke WOODY- Get him deodorant and cologne. That way he always smells good, and that’s a present for him and you. WOODETTE- A really cute heartfelt …

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Written on Nov, 29, 2016 by in | Comments Off on Saving your dollars makes cents

Being a student finding time to get a job can be hard. Between school, activities, and sports, there just is not enough time in the day. Most students get summer jobs but can not get a job during the school year. Most parents might not give teens money, leaving teens with limited money to spare. In the era of cell …

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Written on Nov, 29, 2016 by in | Comments Off on Woodridge gives gratitude to veterans

On November 11 Woodridge High School gathered in the gymnasium to honor the veterans throughout the Woodridge community. Family members of students who served, as well as former students, were invited. “It was nice to have my dad recognized as a veteran,” said Leah Stanfield. The whole morning was planned by Mrs. Neff. The veterans enjoyed breakfast donated by the …

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