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Dare You Not To Look

Dare You Not To Look

Tessa Copeland, Staff Writer
April 22, 2015
Filed under Entertainment, Features, Opinion, Top Stories

Gritty and exciting, the new Netflix series, Daredevil, takes a unique turn from the usual glitz and glamour of Marvel cinematic productions. With superheroes glutting the film industry, Daredevil stands out for it’s innovation, macabre humor, and dark themes. While most hero films focus on the... Read more »

Cool Beans

Cool Beans

Tessa Copeland, Staff Writer
April 8, 2015
Filed under Broadcast, Entertainment, Features, Top Stories

The ‘Major’ Decision at Hand

Jack Andrews, Staff Writer
April 7, 2015
Filed under Features, Top Stories

Whether it's family gatherings, conversations with friends, or talks with parents, you have probably been asked a thousand times, “What do you want to study in college?”. This process, while for many a daunting task, does not need to be a stressful overbearing. Simply taking an honest look at your... Read more »

Cardinals Preview

Cardinals Preview

Michael Alldredge, Staff Writer
March 23, 2015
Filed under Entertainment, Features, Sports, Top Stories

    After winning the Central Division last season, the Cardinals are heavy favorites to repeat. Returning 7 out of 8 starting fielders from last seasons club, they have bolstered their line up with the addition of power hitting outfielder Jason Heyward. Heward will fit nicely ... Read more »

Lost in Unison

Lost in Unison

Tierra Reese, Staff Writer
March 4, 2015
Filed under Broadcast, Features, Top Stories

This video by Tierra Reese explores the growing racism between blacks of different skin tones in honor of Black History Month.

Shooting Straight into Controversy

Shooting Straight into Controversy

Markus Cicka, Staff Writer
March 2, 2015
Filed under Features, News, News Features, Top Stories

The “American Sniper.” The hit Iraq war movie has caused more controversy about the combat-hero, Chris Kyle.  Chris Kyle was a U.S. Navy SEAL and a veteran of the Iraq War. He is the main character of the film “American Sniper,” which was released about a month before the two year anniversar... Read more »

The Road Less Traveled

Sarah Ragsdale, Staff Writer
February 18, 2015
Filed under Entertainment, Features, Top Stories

According to The New York Times and the Bureau of Labor Statistics, only 65.9% of high school graduates chose to go to college in 2013, the lowest percent in a decade. Although the future for many students after high school consists of a one-way, fast track to college, some are veering off the path. ... Read more »

From Student to Principal

From Student to Principal

Andrew Montgomery, Business Manager
January 15, 2015
Filed under Features, Top Stories

Tony Thompson, a 2010 graduate of Westminster Christian Academy, has taken the position of principal of The Academy of E.P.P. The Academy of E.P.P (Empowering students to succeed. Partnering with parents. Partnering with community.) is a growing private school, that is not necessarily a “Christian”... Read more »

Ready, Set, Go!

Ashley Klein, Design Editor
October 29, 2014
Filed under Features

At Westminster, a lot goes into making a quality production. For the actors and directors, this means hours of preparation and rehearsal. For WCA Set Club, this requires just as much time and effort, though their work is much more behind-the-scenes. This year, Set Club has undergone a great deal of c... Read more »

Better Than Beige

Better Than Beige

Abi Hackman, Staff Writer
October 22, 2014
Filed under Features, Top Stories

Photos collectively taken by Abi Hackman, Andrew Eichenlaub, and Drew Port. ... Read more »

A Look Into All in The Timing

Mike Richardson, Staff Writer
October 21, 2014
Filed under Broadcast, Features

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