Enjoy it…because it is happening

Megan R. Managing Editor Here’s to the time that went too fast and the weeks we thought would never end. Here’s to all of the firsts and the beginning of many lasts. Here’s to high school, because the day we thought would never come is finally here…and we are done! Although it is sad to […]

No freedom for you

Megan R. Senior Editor On January 7th, 2015, the world stood still as a group of gunmen shot and killed 12 people in the Charlie Hebdo building in Paris.  A satirical magazine stationed in Paris, Charlie Hebdo is infamous for their mockery of Islamic culture. After publishing a more-vulgar-than-usual edition of the magazine, several radical […]

XOXO, Gossip Girl

Megan R. Senior Editor Running from 2007 to 2012, the TV hit series Gossip Girl took the world by storm. Watching the “scandalous lives of Manhattan’s elite” is almost a rite of passage for most teenage girls. Stories of girls, whose obsession with the show has led them to the brink of addiction, fill the […]

The Art of Procrastination

Megan R. Senior Editor Each year students rush out to buy colorful new binders, notebooks, and pencils, hoping that these items will inspire organization and success. As the year begins, students try their best to stay on top of the work and to study for tests. Yet, despite their best efforts, it is easy to […]

Let’s Move- delicious food out of schools?

Megan R. Senior Editor As Woodstock High School students ring in the new school year, they cannot help but notice the abundance of new that can be found all around. For the six hundred plus freshmen, it is the school that is new to them. To the seasoned sophomores, it is clearly all of the […]

America speaks out against common core

Megan R. Staff Writer As the school year comes to a close, students are burdened with test after test. In previous years, students were required to take finals, AP Exams, End of Course Tests (EOCTs), and Student Learning Objective Tests (SLOs). This year a new test has been added on to the already-stressful month of […]

U.S Intervention in Ukraine has Americans Asking Why?

Megan R. Staff Writer It has been said that the Russia-Ukraine conflict is reminiscent of the Cold War over fifty years ago. For those who can remember that dark and paranoid time, this is a very frightening idea. Although no formal declaration of war has yet been released, it seems that military aggression could erupt […]