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Topeka west news

Kamyah Knight, editor

May 15, 2018

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Topeka west upcoming theatre events: This Spring try out for the play written by Anne Washburn, the auditions start february 27th to the 28th.Anne received an outstanding nomination;the 2015 Whiting award for drama.After civilizat...

Which countries have a high risk level?

Kamyah Knight, editor

May 15, 2018

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Which countries have a high threat travel risk? Earlier this year the Us state department wanted to clarify their alerts and warnings to travelers who may have been confused by that.Now as of January each of the countries is ranked...

Trump vs. DACA

Kamyah Knight, editor

May 15, 2018

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Trump revives rhetorical war over Mexico, immigration, DACA:This morning in series of tweets, trump said ‘’ The DACA is dead because the Democrats didn’t care or act, and now everyone wants to get onto the DACA bandwago...

Spotlight Story: Incoming Freshmen

Charleigh Urton, Co Editor-In-Chief

May 11, 2018

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Incoming Freshman I had the opportunity to sit down with 8th grader Nivea Triplett and talk to her about how she feels about coming into highschool, more specifically Topeka West. Nivea is currently attending French Middle S...

Spotlight Story: Daniel Jaques

Boaz Drain, Editor

May 8, 2018

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Daniel Jaques is a sophomore at Topeka West High School. His expectation of Topeka West were that there were going to be teachers, but "they have janitors at this school!" His experience at Topeka West has been a "joyous time",...

Spotlight Story: Noah Kuebler

Amber Kuebler, Co Editor in Chief

May 4, 2018

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I had the opportunity to sit down and talk to Noah Kuebler. He is a junior this year and will next year be a senior. I had asked 10 questions total about what he is involved in at west. What all are you involved in? “I am involved in te...

Spotlight Story: Andrew Lake

Hannah Nystrom, Yearbook Editor

April 20, 2018

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Being a relatively new teacher here, Andrew Lake is learning just as much as his students. Topeka West is Lake’s first teaching job after graduating from Washburn University. While as Washburn Lake was a top student at gradu...

Hello

Amber Kuebler, Co Editor in Chief

April 16, 2018

Filed under A&E, Opinion

Hello, to the girl who is popular but feels alone because no one talks to her all she has is her pretty looks. Hello, to the boy on the football team who scores touchdowns like no other. Hello, to the girl who is pregnant b...

What about our childhood?

Amber Kuebler, Co Editor in Chief

April 13, 2018

Filed under A&E, Opinion

10 year old me worried about what my friends and I were going to do that day. 10 year holds today worries about how their clothes look and how tight they are, how big their butts are and how sharp their eyeliner wing is. 10...

Online dating, is it a hit or miss?

Charleigh Urton, Co Editor-In-Chief

March 14, 2018

Filed under A&E, Opinion

When you think of online dating what do you think of? Do you think it’s safe? Do you even know what online dating is? Online dating is a form of dating that matches you with certain people according to your likes and dislikes or c...

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