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See You Later, Standley

Physics teacher Meghan Standley helps senior Alicia Gurrusquieta with a worksheet

Staff Writer, Ashlynn Patterson

September 13, 2019

Physics teacher Meghan Standley will be leaving the high school on September 13th.  “It’s very sad that I have to leave after five years of teaching here,” Standley said. “I’ve made a lot of good relationships with all the teachers and students here. Although it is sad, I’m really looki...

Midwest Mission

Midwest Mission

Alivia Caples, Staff Writer

September 10, 2019

Summer is known for relaxation and parties, but for Senior Caleb DuPree, it served something different. Each year during the summer his church has a program that educates children in the midwest.  “VBS stands for Vacation Bible School,” said Caleb. “At VBS, we teach kids about lessons in th...

Gallery: NHS Induction Ceremony

Gallery: NHS Induction Ceremony

December 13, 2018


6 Reasons to Vote on November 6th

6 Reasons to Vote on November 6th

Morgan Gage, Senior Editor

November 6, 2018

The idea that individual votes don’t count is a dangerous thought. 60% of those eligible to vote don’t turn out to the polls. While one vote might not make a difference, the collective vote of the millions who say their vote doesn’t matter is more than a drop in the pond-- It could shift t...

The Immigration Question

The Immigration Question

Morgan Gage, Senior Editor

September 12, 2018

By modern standards, the colony of Jamestown was a neighborhood of illegal immigrants. Plymouth was a sanctuary city. For some reason, our immigrant-phobic nation hails these colonists as heroes. We teach our children about the first Thanksgiving before we teach the American Revolution. Alexander...

Drill Team Observation

Whitehouse First Ladies posing in front of the bus

Caitlin Gorbett, Staff Writer

September 10, 2018

The dance hallway was filled with the quiet voices of only a few First Ladies and the smell of greasy burgers and salty French fries. They talked amongst themselves, mostly about how to put on their hat covers so they weren’t forced to bring their hat boxes.   It was nearly 11:00 A.M. ...

Upcoming Movies of 2018-19

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Imahn McAlister, Staff Writer

August 30, 2018

What’s your favorite genre of movies? Is Thriller, Horror, Romance, Sci-fi, Drama, Action, Adventure, or something totally different? Well five new highly recommended movies are coming to a screen near you! The Hate U Give American actress Amanda Stenberg, who debuts playing the supporting role ...

Top Ten Pieces of Advice for Freshman

Top Ten Pieces of Advice for Freshman

Morgan Gage, Caitlin Gorbett, and Brayden Hogue

August 20, 2018

Don’t be afraid of seniors. Seniors are too busy with college applications and enjoying what’s left of high school to spend their time teasing you. The majority of seniors are more than happy to help you with any of your concerns, and plenty of them want you to join the organizations the...

We Will Remember Dear Whitehouse High

We Will Remember Dear Whitehouse High

Morgan Gage, Staff Writer

July 8, 2018

In order to say goodbye to the school that served as both a high school and junior high to much of the community before it is torn down, Whitehouse residents gathered on July 8th to say goodbye to the school. A crowd mostly comprised of former Whitehouse alumni and faculty gathered at what last served...

WHS to Host Twirling, Dancing, Color Guard Competition

Courtney Eeds, Guest Writer

April 13, 2018

There will be a twirling, dancing and color guard competition at the high school this Saturday at 9 a.m. as a fundraiser to help the Whitehouse Band Boosters. “This competition has developed into a broad spectrum event that is multi disciplines in terms of its participating art forms,” head ban...

Students to Compete at UIL Regional Meet

Students to Compete at UIL Regional Meet

Dana Ramirez, Junior Editor

April 9, 2018

17 students advanced from the district-level UIL Academics contest to compete at the regional-level contest on Saturday at Magnolia High School. This meet determines which students will compete at the state-level meet at UT Austin on May 3-5. “I love what we do--it’s fun,” UIL coordinator Richard Bat...

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