HOSA stays in good health

Aro Majumder

March 23, 2015

The Health Occupations Students of America club has grown tremendously within the last few years and has found great success at the local and national levels of competition. With over 170 members, the club participates in a...

Boys golf team en route to State

Peyton Richardson

March 23, 2015

The boys golf team has had an impressive season so far. The varsity team has won first place in 6 out of their past 7 tournaments and is currently the number one ranked team in the state. "We've really had a great season so...

Model Students

Emily Sheffield

March 23, 2015

As the 2014-15 school year comes to a close, the Model United Nations club is hard at work. The team is composed of dedicated students with interests in a wide variety of world issues. “It’s a form of debate, except you’re...

Kingsman is blockbuster royalty

Ananya Zachariah

March 23, 2015

In an age of a non-ending stream of high-budget, low-satisfaction action blockbusters, Kingsman: The Secret Service is rejuvenating and delightfully original. Kingsman masterfully mixes the three B’s: Bond, Bourne and Bauer....

Art students sweep away competition at VASE awards

Raine Lipscher

March 23, 2015

After brushing on the last streak of paint and molding its imaginative ideas into reality, the creative side of Westlake dominated at the Visual Art Scholastic Event. Thirty-seven out of 38 students received an honors score of...

Hunter Sharpe Band to play at South by Southwest

March 13, 2015

This year, Westlake students junior Colton Kincaid and sophomore Marlon Sexton will be playing with their band, The Hunter Sharpe Band, at SXSW, along with members Hunter Pierce and, unsurprisingly, Hunter Sharpe himself. “We’ve...

McFarland, USA Warms Hearts and Lifts Spirits

Nikki Lyssy

March 13, 2015

If you are looking for a movie that makes you want to be a better person and help out your community, McFarland, Usa is the perfect film to watch. When I first heard of the film starring Kevin Costner, I had no idea what to expect....

Latin Club triumphs in Area F

Jack Wallace

March 13, 2015

The Latin competitors returned from Area F on Feb. 21 with the highest of individual awards yet again. They also dominated the other schools, placing first overall to add to their string of victories. “There were 15 schools...