Whitney Update

Valentine’s Day not always sweet

February 15, 2010

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Photo Illustration by Sarah Nichols.   During Valentine's Day there is a song that can relate to just about anyone. Taylor Swift is a known individual who a lot of people can relate to her through her music. She has won 59 awa...

College and Career Center welcomes Randazzo

February 10, 2010

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Randazzo working in the College & Career Center. Photo by Haley Doyle.     Wanting to spend more time with her family, College and Career Center technician Mrs. Bert Bryant retired in early January. However, her retirement has brought along a...

Rodriguez passes the torch to Williams

February 10, 2010

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Manny Rodriguez fills out some receipts in his office. Photo by Robert Parker.      Athletic Director Manny Rodriguez feels as if his 37 years in the business have served him well, as he has made the decision to make this yea...

Sophomore swimming with Olympians

February 10, 2010

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Fifteen percent fish. Eighty-five percent human. And 100 percent pure dedication. This perfect combination can only be an Olympic swimmer. But one hopeful sophomore shares the Olympians' determination, and a swim meet in Long...

The Fortune Cookie: A History

January 25, 2010

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    I walked into the band room on a cold winter morning. I ran over to my bag after my friends and I had been talking about fortune cookies and as I was opening the package, the cookie broke all over the floor. I screamed in...

Thanksgiving and Girls’ JV Basketball Practice

November 25, 2009

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Turkey. Mashed potatoes. Annoying relatives that are entirely awkward. And, of course, pie. It can only mean one thing: Thanksgiving. It is a time of family, but the most important fact of the matter is that students have no...

The ‘Sixth Sense’ Wearable Computer

November 19, 2009

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Computers, cell phones, Internet, iPods, CDs are all just some of the new technologies that have been invented in the last century.  From cassettes to CDs,  pay phones to cell phones, large room-sized computers to the new Mac...

Marching band takes two in a row at local invitationals

November 4, 2009

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     In back-to-back First Place finishes, the marching band made history at the Del Oro Invitational Oct. 17.  The week before, they started the winning streak at the Oakmont Marching Band Competition on Oct. 10.       "I think it's r...

We Will Remember You

October 24, 2009

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Texting friends and laughing on Sunday night: the world to everyone seemed right. Until there were messages sent around by text, MySpace, Twitter, and Facebook saying, "Wear black tomorrow in remembrance of Cody Isaacson," or "R.I.P. ...

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