Written on Jan, 19, 2017 by in | Comments Off on WHS students dress to impress for Winter Formal

By Carter Hartong   The 28th of January marks Woodridge High School’s Winter Formal dance. Because of this, many students are eager to get what they are going to wear to the function. Both boys and girls want to look their best for the event. This causes a bit of pressure to find the perfect outfit.  Male students are left …

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Written on Jan, 09, 2017 by in | Comments Off on Rogue One: A Star Wars Story expands cinematic universe in a movie made for fans

By Carter Hartong   Rogue One: A Star Wars Story is the first spinoff movie in the Star Wars franchise since it was bought by Disney. The movie takes place in a time period just days before Star Wars: Episode IV- A New Hope, which came out in 1977. This means Rogue One is a huge risk, but one that …

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Written on Dec, 20, 2016 by in | Comments Off on Donate a pint of blood, save 3 lives

By Allison Schmeltzer   On November 30, 2016 the Red Cross visited our school and set up in the back gym. At the beginning of the school day, students were able to request a time to travel down and donate a pint of their blood. This was a wonderful opportunity for not only other students but me as well. According …

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Written on Dec, 20, 2016 by in | Comments Off on Seniors give advice for freshman midterms

By Juliet Touma Midterms are just around the corner, and by that it’s about four weeks. Midterms are a stressful part of the year, and studying for them can take a lot of work. For some it can be really easy to get good grades on all the midterms, “in some classes I don’t even study, and I get good …

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Written on Dec, 20, 2016 by in | Comments Off on Standing ovation in order for Bones cast

By Juliet Touma Bones is a crime drama tv show on FOX. The show is based on the work of forensic anthropologist Kathy Reichs. In each episode Special Agent Seeley Booth brings Doctor Temperance Brennan “Bones” and her team of specialists a case involving a murder. Bones is a Forensic Anthropologist for the “Jeffersonian Institute.” Special Agent Seeley Booth is …

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Written on Dec, 20, 2016 by in | Comments Off on Woodridge hosts annual craft show

By Alex Powell On Saturday, December 3 Woodridge held its annual Christmas craft show at Woodridge High School in the auditeria.  The craft show started at nine in the morning and went until three in the afternoon. On the Friday night before the show the vendors showed up in with their mini vans filled to the brim to set up …

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Written on Dec, 20, 2016 by in , | Comments Off on Ohio senators recognize runners

The Woodridge boy’s and girl’s cross country teams have been invited to several recognitions following the dual state championship they earned on November 5. On Tuesday, December 6 the teams were invited to the Statehouse in Columbus to receive congratulations from the State Senate. Senator LaRose of Ohio’s 27th Senate District recognized the teams at the Statehouse in front of …

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By Carter Hartong “I really like ‘Mele Kalikimaka,’ “ said Mackenzie Mercer. Ms. Weimer said, “I am going to say ‘Let it Snow.” Kyle Lamson said, “The new J. Cole album, even though it’s not really holiday music!” “I’d have to say ‘Carol of the Bells’ is my favorite Christmas song,” said Tommy Muha. “ ‘Jingle Bells’ is my favorite,” …

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Written on Dec, 12, 2016 by in | Comments Off on WHS Response: Favorite Thanksgiving food to eat