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More Than Christmas

More Than Christmas

Keegan Pickering, Reporter

September 24, 2019

Everybody has their family traditions, and it’s easy to get stuck in a mindset of “that’s how everything is supposed to be done”. It can be refreshing for one to take a look at other cultures and traditions, and oftentimes one even learns about their own culture in return. Holidays and festivals ...

Waukee: Then and Now

Waukee: Then and Now

Serenity Lo, Reporter

September 19, 2019

In the city that was once called Shirley, Waukee is now home to over 20,000 people. Behind this growing community is a wonderful history that makes Waukee what it is today. When Waukee was first founded, its name was Shirley. Shirley changed to Waukee after General Reid said that the city should have...

2019 Graduation Photo Gallery

2019 Graduation Photo Gallery

BriannaKay Wills and Keegan Pickering

May 23, 2019

Senior Picnic 2019

Senior Picnic 2019

Katie Ogden, Web Editor

May 16, 2019

Officer Murra

Officer Murra

Keegan Pickering, Reporter

March 12, 2019

    Waukee High School is only able to operate every single day because of the educators, administrators, and the countless people that run things behind-the-scenes. One of these behind-the-scenes people is School Resource Officer Brian Murra. Students may not even notice him standing to the side...

Senioritis

Senioritis

Marissa Garton, Reporter

March 5, 2019

     After days, weeks, months, and years of project-making and test-taking, sometimes a break is necessary. Many seniors at WHS work diligently so they can one day hear their name called through the grandstand and walk across the stage to receive a diploma. Such hard work is not what one imag...

What is meant by Lent?

What is meant by Lent?

Audra Wilkinson, Reporter

March 5, 2019

     From March sixth to April eighteenth, Christians around the world will be denying themselves a temptation. Starting on Ash Wednesday, sacrifices will begin. Whether it is giving up a food or a habit, the church will begin to deny something and reflect for the 40 days leading up to Easter. The ...

Hit or Miss?

Hit or Miss?

Katie Ogden, Reporter

February 27, 2019

     When it comes to social media platforms, popularity tends to be hit-or-miss. Over the years, poor updates, change of user base, and apps pulled off of app stores have caused a loss of many platforms. The heavy integration of social media into modern life for consumers has lead to a need for ...

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