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  • September 21Boy's game tonight at 7:30!

  • September 21Buy your HoCo tickets at lunch! One ticket is 7$, couples are 10$!

  • September 21Epic spirit tomorrow! Show your Woodford spirit!

  • September 11HOSA blood drive Sep, 28th!

  • September 11Homecoming game v.s Western Hills @ 7:30 Sep. 22

  • September 7Homecoming Parade Sep. 21st at 6:00!!

  • Best Summer Photo Contest

    Best Summer Photo Contest

    Anemone Rishel, Staff Reporter

    September 22, 2017

    Our winning photo was taken by Christine Slover (12). READ MORE »»

    This photo was taken and described by Christine Slover (12), "This past summer, I spent five weeks in Colorado. I was at Camp Chief Ouray as a Counselor-in-Training. We did a backpacking trip and then spent time with kids of different ages. This was taken on the last weekend when us CIT's hiked up a nearby mountain and camped out. This was the best month of my life, because I challenged my comfort zone and made lifelong friends."

    Christine Slover

  • Letter From the Editors
  • 34 Years of Dedication

    34 Years of Dedication

    Brook Jankowski, Staff Reporter

    May 3, 2017

    34 Years of Dedication “Time to start a new chapter in my life.” Coach Lucas is retiring at the end of the school year. He has been teaching and coaching for 34 years. Of this 34 years of experience, he has been a head coach of the Girl’s Basketball team and the athletic director of 21 sp...

    Coach Jay Lucas in his last few weeks at the high school, he will be greatly missed by many.

    Brook Jankowski

Catalonia Referendum Shrouded in Controversy

Catalonia Referendum Shrouded in Controversy

Micah Lynn, Associated Reporter

The Spanish Government is stuck in a predicament. Catalonia, the richest Spanish region, is seeking to hold a referendum on October 1 on whether or not to declare independence. If the majority say "yes," Catalan officials...

September 22, 2017No Comments

The World in Weather

The World in Weather

Micah Lynn, Associated Reporter

September 18, 2017No Comments

Hurricane Irma Barrels into Florida

Hurricane Irma Barrels into Florida

Micah Lynn, Associated Reporter

Marco Island got its origins as a burial ground for Calusa Indians after they claimed it had a magic element that protected it from hurricanes. Centuries later, after developers have razed most of the protective mangrove for...

September 13, 2017No Comments

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Landon Saum: Track and Field Star

Landon Saum: Track and Field Star

Collin Hudson, Staff Reporter

Whether we are ready or not, spring has finally come bringing a couple of school sports with it, including Lacrosse, Tennis, and, of course, Track and Field. As the Track and Field season kicks into full gear, some new track ...

May 5, 2017No Comments

Lax to the Max

Lax to the Max

MaQuoia Bernabe, Brooke Jones, and Tanyea Ramirez

Did you know that Woodford County High School has a lacrosse team? Spring sports are slowly closing in. The students have been prepared to step out on the field and get playing. Lacrosse is a sport where eleven players compete agains...

May 4, 2017No Comments

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Best Summer Photo Contest

Best Summer Photo Contest

Anemone Rishel, Staff Reporter

Our winning photo was taken by Christine Slover (12).

September 22, 2017No Comments

Battlefield 1: Great War or Great Disappointment?

Noah Reynolds

When it comes to First Person Shooters (FPS), a developer can only do so much. There’s the gun, the enemy, and (hopefully) the mission. For some games, a new coat of paint on the same FPS is what bring...

September 19, 2017No Comments

Ghost Speak

Ghost Speak

Rachel O'Rear, Staff Reporter

September 7, 2017No Comments

The Unidentifiable Summer

The Unidentifiable Summer

May 4, 2017

Little Box, Big Impact

Little Box, Big Impact

May 4, 2017

The Best Rap Albums of 2017

The Best Rap Albums of 2017

May 4, 2017

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