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Who Has The Best Chicken Sandwich?

Who Has The Best Chicken Sandwich?

Will Dowdell, Staff Reporter

November 11, 2019

Everybody loves fried chicken.  There are various options for fried chicken restaurants to eat from in the local area, and everyone has their own favorite; some prefer Chick-fil-A, others Raising Cane's, or Zaxby's. But which one has the best service? Best sauce? Who is the quickest at serving food?...

2020 Election Candidates Highlights

2020 Election Candidates Highlights

November 8, 2019

There are currently 23 candidates vying for the 2020 Presidential election. In this article, I will be going over the four that are currently the most popular and relevant. Although this is an opinion piece, I will try to be unbiased and present the candidates in an honest way. You will likely notice t...

The Best of Underground Rap Music

The Best of Underground Rap Music

November 8, 2019

Underground rap music is music that is lesser-known than the music that is usually heard on the radio and television. It's an interesting genre with tons of hidden talent within the rap community and many artists might surprise you; from LoFi to screamo, there is something for everyone to enjoy. Bel...

Tips and Tricks For Staying Safe!

Tips and Tricks For Staying Safe!

Amariah Reed, Staff Reporter

November 8, 2019

According to the National Center of Missing and Exploited Children(NCMEC), nearly 800,000 children are reported missing each year--that's more than 2,000 children a day. The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children also report that 203,000 children are kidnapped each year by family members and...

Review of All 10 of the Universal Haunted Houses 2019

Review of All 10 of the Universal Haunted Houses 2019

November 8, 2019

Universal Studios is known for its yearly fall event known as Universal Halloween Horror Nights. Monsters prowl the streets of the main park, jumping out at you at every turn as many of the rides close down and are replaced by spooky shows and the main event—the haunted houses. This year Universal went big with its houses with 10 in total, many...

Should College Athletes Be Paid?

Should College Athletes Be Paid?

November 8, 2019

Should College Athletes Be Paid? Every year millions of people watch college sports games. But where does all of the money go? In 2018, the NCAA made $1.06 billion dollars off revenue alone. The athletes who play and attract fans that pay money to watch them don't get a single penny from that. How is...

A Closer Look at Bernie Sanders’s Campaign

A Closer Look at Bernie Sanders’s Campaign

November 8, 2019

Bernie Sanders is one of eighteen notable Democrat candidates running for office in the general election, but Sanders, in particular, is known for starting the push for socialism in the Democrat Party. He, along with others, has been pushing for policies that resemble outright Socialist policies...

Homecoming: Is it Rigged?

Homecoming: Is it Rigged?

November 8, 2019

Homecoming week is one that almost every student at Woodford County High School looks forward too. It is a fun-filled week that allows students to dress in crazy outfits and dance in the halls. This week is also a time that each grade level gets to unite to create their float for the WCHS Homecoming P...

How to Write the Perfect College Essay

How to Write the Perfect College Essay

Ashlyn Martin, Staff Reporter

November 7, 2019

For most students, college applications can be the most daunting part of senior year. After all, so much rides on them.  Not only this, but it is also your only chance to show college admissions who you are. It can be difficult not to cave into the pressure and stress they bring along. There are many t...

Democratic Candidate Spotlight: Kamala Harris

Democratic Candidate Spotlight: Kamala Harris

November 6, 2019

In the world of the Democratic Primaries, it may seem complicated to look at all of the candidates to find out which one fits your beliefs the most. With 19 candidates running for the Democratic ticket this year, many candidate's campaigns die out because of low media exposure; there isn't enough...

Clueless About College?

Clueless About College?

October 29, 2019

Are you starting to look for a college and have absolutely no idea where to begin? Don't freak out! Yes, it can be stressful looking for the place that you will call home for a few years after you leave high school, but it is not impossible. Here are my answers to some of the questions that you may have...

Surviving Family Gatherings

October 29, 2019

Is your family getting together for the holidays? When going to a big family gathering you are going to be put into many different situations and conversations.  In the following video, you can see how to get through these many awkward and uncomfortable situations with every family member.  The video...

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