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Book Recommendations of the Week

Joshua Poort, Reporter

March 2, 2018

Filed under A&E, Opinion

“The Sword of summer” By Rick Riordan This story follows Magnus Chase and in the first few pages, he dies, dead done end of story until he wakes up in a godly hotel otherwise known as Valhalla and is given the quest to fi...

Lockers?

Daniel Jaques, Editor

March 2, 2018

Filed under A&E, Opinion

There are a lot of lockers at Topeka West, many of these lockers are not even used. There are over a couple hundred lockers in topeka west; they are very small in width and can not hold many books/binders this I think is a problem we ne...

Is Kansas City Food Better Than Topeka Foods

Kai Gillis

March 2, 2018

Filed under A&E, Opinion

Is Kansas City food better than Topeka foods? Kansas city foods are way better than Topeka foods without a doubt. Anywhere you go in Kansas City you’ll find something you enjoy, and you won't be getting bad service or bad ...

A Special Project

Boaz Drain, Editor

March 2, 2018

Filed under A&E, Opinion

This semester I was assigned to do a special project unlike any I had done before. I was told to make a pop-up book out of the “Great Gatsby.” I immediately thought that I was given the easiest project I would do in that clas...

School Respect

Amber Kuebler, Co Editor-in-Cheif

March 1, 2018

Filed under A&E, Opinion

How many students actually respect our teachers? I would say the majority but there is always someone who doesn’t take the teacher seriously. Sometimes students feel the need to blurt out and disrupt the class, or not pay any...

“The Greatest Showman” leaves audiences with heart-warming message

Melissa Paz, Reporter

February 27, 2018

Filed under A&E, Opinion

Funny, heartwarming, enjoyable and full of imagination, the 2018 film “The Greatest Showman” swept through theaters. “The Greatest Showman” highlights that being different is OK and shows how sometimes money and fame ca...

Classical Music: The best form of music

Kayla Parker, Reporter

February 27, 2018

Filed under A&E, Features, Opinion

Beethoven, Mozart, Bach, and Tchaikovsky are composers of the many popular classical songs musicians, and non-musicians, known today. For non-musicians, “1812 Overture,” “G Major Minuet” and “Fur Elise” maybe some ...

Book Recommendations of the Week

Joshua Poort, Topeka West News Reporter

February 26, 2018

Filed under A&E, Opinion

Recommended books of the week   “The Young World” by Chris Weitz This is the first book in “The young world” trilogy is about a world where all adults and little kids have been killed by a disease leavin...

Red Robin: Bacon cheeseburgers leave diners with sense of patriotism

Stacey Olson, Senior Reporter

February 26, 2018

Filed under Blogs, Features, Opinion

We all know of the Red Robin out by the “new” movie theatre.  The second you walk out from whatever movie exhibition you just embarked, you can always smell the steak cut fries and mouth-watering burgers.   If you get there...

The Burger Stand: A life-changing culinary experience

Seth Phelps, Reporter

February 26, 2018

Filed under Blogs, Features, Opinion

Everyone loves a delicious burger, but there is one place that stands out as the best burger joint in town: The Burger Stand. The laid back environment inside the restaurant allows for a relaxing and enjoyable meal. With the sm...

The F1 2018 new F1 cars

Triston Bohling, editer of sports page

February 26, 2018

Filed under A&E, Opinion

The F1 2018 cars are brand new F1 cars. This car is powered by a Ferrari engine and is called the VF-18- the first car that has been revealed for F1 drivers in february 14th . The second one is called the William FW41 after a...

Dream

Amber Kuebler, Co Editor-in-Cheif

February 21, 2018

Filed under A&E, Opinion

My head is spinning around and round and round. I feel like I am going to puke. This is all physical feeling but my destination is all in my head. My head stops spinning and lands in a magical forest. Green soft grass with a gleamin...

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