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Get to Know the Lexington Singers Children Choir

Get to Know the Lexington Singers Children Choir

November 15, 2019

 I’ve practically been singing since the day I learned how to talk. Singing and just music, in general, have always been a big part of my life and have helped me get through many difficult times. Singing has been a way for me to channel and express my emotions. For the longest time, I was very sh...

5 Autumn Traditions from Around the World

5 Autumn Traditions from Around the World

October 29, 2019

Halloween is just around the bend, and everyone is gearing up for a night of campy horror movies, over-the-top costumes of fan-favorite characters, and sweet treats that rot your teeth. Most Americans have been celebrating this holiday for as long as they can remember; it's simply a staple tradit...

Toying with Games!

Toying with Games!

October 25, 2019

An Interview with Joe Zieja

October 11, 2019

Hello again fellow Yellow Jackets! I'm so happy to finally release this interview. This is an interview with Joe Zieja, who has played many roles throughout his voice acting career. Most notably to us, he is the voice of Claude von Riegan in Fire Emblem Three Houses. This interview covers a lot of ground,...

The History Of, Response To, and Future Handling of Guns in Schools

The History Of, Response To, and Future Handling of Guns in Schools

September 26, 2019

Gun control is a huge deal in America right now. Shootings are happening all the time, and to be honest, it's probably not surprising when seeing a headline that reads "School shooting, 12 dead." We have grown accustomed to the fact that mass shootings are happening all around the United States, espe...

Art Inspires Life

Art Inspires Life

September 24, 2019

The Cincinnati Art Museum is a hidden gem nestled in scenic Eden Park, with pieces from modern and contemporary to classic and baroque. It's a whimsical, winding maze that definitely calls for a day trip. I highly encourage the readers to experience it for yourself, but this piece takes a small t...

Freedom To Be YOU!

Freedom To Be YOU!

May 22, 2019

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The Zodiac of the Elements

The Zodiac of the Elements

CJ Jenkins, Staff Reporter

May 13, 2019

In order to explore the influence that an element may or may not have on a person's zodiac sign, I held interviews with 12 students (plus a teacher) about what their zodiac sign was and whether they felt like they were connected to the elemental description of their sign. I grouped the signs wit...

Cook Around the World with the Woodford Women

Cook Around the World with the Woodford Women

May 7, 2019

On April 26, ten Culinary II students from Woodford County High School hopped on a flight to Walt Disney World for their Annual 'Cook Around the World' cooking competition. Kennedy Kruse (11), Addie Thomas (11), Abbie Hudson (11), Riley Jerdon (12), Kelsey Coleman (11), Anna Haury (11), Kayla McIntyr...

Sending Off Our Seniors

Sending Off Our Seniors

May 2, 2019

This time for seniors is extremely busy and stressful because graduation is approaching quickly. However, in order to showcase some seniors before they leave for good, we asked them two simple questions. If you don't know much about the upperclassmen,  read below to find out about their favorite high s...

Meet the New Principal of WCHS!

Meet the New Principal of WCHS!

Kara Summers, Staff Reporter

May 1, 2019

Mr. Jason Arnold is a new addition to the commUNITY here at WCHS. Coming to us from One School Global-Chesapeake Campus in Maryland, he's the soon-to-be principal of WCHS. Mr. Arnold has many years of experience in different school systems and working with children. He has been a math teacher, night...

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