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Valentine’s Day doesn’t have to be complicated

February 14, 2019

By Yijing Shen, Staff Writer Love is human nature. We were born with the ability to love. We feel the butterflies fluttering in our stomachs when we see our loved ones.  We want to give them the best we can, and we cherish every minute we spend together. Read More »...

Got electives? Here are five possibilities

November 4, 2018

By Daniel Morgan, Contributing Writer It's pre-registration season, and students are claiming their spots in general studies sections and major-specific courses for the spring 2019 semester. There are a variety of classes being offered, many of which may interest students across various majors. If you nee...

Take a study break with these upcoming video games this fall

August 4, 2018

By Macy Santicola, Advertising Manager As the “Back to School” products line the shelves of nearly every store, we’re reminded that classes are right around the corner. With classes come assignments, studying and exams. If you’re looking ahead for a well-needed distraction, 2018 holds a promising lin...

What to do when you can’t attend Comic Con

July 25, 2018

By Natasha Muhametzyanova, Contributing Writer If you spend any time on social media, chances are your news feed blew up with pictures and headlines from San Diego Comic Con (SDCC). Unless you are one of the lucky 130,000 attendees at this year’s convention, you can easily get lost in the abundance of...

2018 FIFA World Cup: 5 things you should know

June 26, 2018

By Yijing Shen, Contributing Writer  The 2018 FIFA World Cup kicked off in Russia on June 14, and it will be finished with the final match on July 15. This year’s World Cup is the 21st FIFA World Cup, and the FIFA has already launched many technological surprises for the players and fans. Here are five...

Students should take advantage of Spring Break

March 11, 2018

By Ana Berbel, Assistant Editor Spring break is approaching quickly and after having school take up most of your time, it can be hard to decide what to do during this week of vacation. If you are struggling with coming up with ideas to take advantage of the break, here are five things that you could...

Top 5 things to look forward to in 2018

December 15, 2017

By Natasha Muhametzyanova, Contributing Writer December holidays might have made you a little nostalgic for everything that has happened in 2017. But get excited, because there is a lot to look forward to in the new year. Just in case Christmas shopping made you forget about everything else, here is t...

Top 5 unknown artists to listen to today

July 21, 2017

By Walker Polivka, Contributing Writer As the General Manager of WGLZ, I receive tons of music from unsigned artists who are trying to make it big in the industry. They send me music to listen to and if I like it, I add it to our station’s music library to be included over the air. Here are five a...

Five summer movies to watch out for

Five summer movies to watch out for

June 21, 2017

By Jalyn Bolyard, Online Editor Today marks the first official day of summer! Although there are plenty of summertime activities, some of the best movies are released during summer as well. We’ve already had Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, Wonder Woman, Alien: Covenant and other favorites since cl...

Top five must-read books for summer

Top five must-read books for summer

May 22, 2017

By Trevor Piccone, Contributing Writer With summer break in full swing, every West Liberty student could not be more appreciative of the opportunity to catch up on some much needed sleep. However, in between nap sessions, students may find themselves bored and looking for some entertainment. In the hope...

Top 5 things you may not know about Daylight Saving Time

March 11, 2017

By Emily Salvatori, Assistant Editor Tonight at 2 a.m. people will “spring forward” and adjust their clocks one hour ahead. Besides being a biannual annoyance, people may not really think about daylight saving time beyond adjusting their clocks.  As you prepare to set your clocks, here are five...

Top 5 movies coming to cinemas over break

December 16, 2016

By Jalyn Bolyard, Online Editor It's the most wonderful time of the year and while winter may bring snow and cold weather, but it also brings another round of blockbusters at the cinemas. This break will be no different; some of the upcoming movies have been looked forward to for almost a year now! ...

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