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Every month students of Woodrow Wilson High School vote for faculty to be nominated as, Students Choice Staff of the Month.

Mr. Mignanelli: WWHS Teacher of March

Alexia Pena, Journalist April 17, 2024

Woodrow Wilson High School students have elected Mr. Charles Mignanelli for Staff Member of the Month. Known for his friendly and comedic nature, Mignanelli was a popular vote, outdrawing competitors by...

Woodrows Theatre Performance department goes to see The Wizard in 2025! Auditions begin this week!

We’re Off to See the Wizard in 2025

Landon Skeens, Editor-In-Chief April 15, 2024

Woodrow Wilson High School's Theatre Performance department  is proud to announce that their next show will be, "The Wizard of Oz." Bringing a great amount of prestige to the county for many years, the...

WWHS Recruitment Day

WWHS Recruitment Day

Elijah Page, Journalist April 12, 2024

On March 14, Woodrow Wilson High School students attended a recruitment day at Beckley Stratton and Park Middle Schools. The goal of this ensemble was to engage upcoming freshmen to join one of Woodrow's...

Stay true to yourself. High School is a time of discovery, dont let others define you. Remember true confidence starts with self-love.

Ava Swartz: Singing The Final Note

Landon Skeens, Editor-In-Chief April 9, 2024

Miss Ava Swartz is set to graduate this spring. Known for her kind spirit and love of literature, Ava has mixed feelings of graduating. "While I am definitely ready to leave high school, I will miss my...

Remember to have fun, high school events wont last forever.

Caden Torres: Saying Farewell to “Benevolent Merfolk”

Landon Skeens, Editor-In-Chief April 9, 2024

Looking ahead Caden Torres has plans of attending college for General Studies. A kind-hearted individual, Caden will officially become a Woodrow Wilson High School Alumni this spring. During his time at...

A solar eclipse is set to take place today in Beckley, from 2:27-3:35. We ask all individuals in the county to please wear proper eye protection or stay indoors during the celestial event.

Solar Eclipse Comes Flying to Beckley

Landon Skeens, Editor-In-Chief April 8, 2024

On April 8, 2024, the sun will be blocked by the moon causing a complete solar eclipse. During this time, an individual will be able to see the corona of the sun, or the sun's atmosphere for four minutes....

Woodrow Wilson High Schools Dance Team competes in their first competition.

Precision and Performance: Woodrow Wilson’s Dance Team

Caroline Webb, Journalist March 18, 2024

On March 10, 2024, Woodrow Wilson High School's lassies attended the Star Talent Productions Competition at Capital High School. This was a new experience for both the dancers and coaches. They performed...

Pictured: 
Top Left- Carson Misch 
Top Right- Alexa Bieri
Bottom Left- Mrs. Underwood
Bottom Right- Mrs. Phares

Young Writers Get Their Wings

Caroline Webb, Journalist March 13, 2024

Carson Misch (junior) and Alexa Bieri (freshman), are going to states! Both Alexa and Carson won first place in the county-level competition for Young Writers. Alexa Bier won for the ninth and tenth-grade...

WWHS Softball Team

The Girls Behind The Bat: WWHS Softball

Ishmael Fayiah, Journalist March 12, 2024

The Woodrow Wilson High School softball team officially begins their season this week. The team is coached by Mark Bird Jr., Carrie Scott, and Julie Agnor. Bird and Scott have both been coaching the team...

Woodrow Wilson High Schools female track team runs towards a great season.
Pictured: Nevaeh Howard, Lexi Thomas

Running Into the 2024 Season

Londen Baker, Journalist March 5, 2024

Woodrow Wilson High School's Girl's Track has begun their season, with flex practices taking place December through February, and regular practices starting Monday, Feb. 26th. The team this year consists...

Woodrow Wilson High School’s HOBY is led by president, Maggie Adkins and vice president, Ryleigh Cornett.

Shaping the Leaders of Tomorrow

Emily Keaton, Journalist March 5, 2024

HOBY (Hugh O’Brian Youth Leadership Foundation) is an organization dedicated to teaching and enabling students to be leaders. The official website of the group reads, “to inspire and develop our global...

Woodrow Wilson High Schools Teens4Christ meets every Tuesday at 6:55 AM in room D-7.

#Teens4Christ

Alexia Pena, Journalist March 4, 2024

Woodrow Wilson High School’s Bible Club has now been replaced by the organization, "Teens4Christ.” A non-profit group, students share their love for the Bible and connect with other churches. Mrs....

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