THE FEATHERDUSTER

Quantico brings something new to television

Milla Cypert

November 23, 2015

Ever since I saw “Catch That Kid” when I was 6 years old, I have wanted to be a spy. That means any TV shows having to do with the FBI, CIA or special agents, I’m right there on the couch with a bowl of popcorn ready fo...

Problems of procrastination — learning time-management helps in the long run

Conor O'Bryon

November 23, 2015

The test is tomorrow, but it’s 10 p.m., and all you want to do is play video games or go to sleep. The next thing you know, it’s first period, and you still haven’t picked up your notes. Suddenly you’re cramming for five minu...

Chaps fall to Oak Ridge 0-3 games in Regional round of playoffs

Nelson Aydelotte

November 23, 2015

The Chaps varsity volleyball team advanced into the third round of the 2015 State playoffs, taking home District, bi-District, and Area titles along the way. However, they fell to the 25th best team in the state, Oak Ridge Co...

Sam Ehlinger Cracks Record Book in 66-14 Blowout Over Lehman

Dylan Webber

November 18, 2015

Despite already securing a home playoff match, the Chaps held nothing back against Lehman on senior night at Chaparral stadium. Westlake whipped the winless Lobos 66-14, securing a second place finish in District 14-6A behind...

Crimson Peak fails to impress

Amanda Goldsmith

November 18, 2015

It’s finally fall. The time of year for hot chocolate, big sweaters and most importantly scary movies. As a thriller fanatic, I’m always excited to see what new horror films are out each Halloween season. But this year, I...

The Last Witch Hunter disappoints audiences

Ariana Eshraghi

November 10, 2015

A witch would have to cast a spell to make me watch this dull movie again. The Last Witch Hunter wasn’t original and to keep viewers from falling asleep, the entire movie relied on scenes that have nothing to do with the plot...

Theater department impresses with Shakespeare comedy ‘Twelfth Night’

Lexy Connolly

November 10, 2015

Sword fights, love triangles and stolen identities are just a few of the many thrilling aspects of Shakespeare’s comedy Twelfth Night, which was put on by the theater department on Oct. 29-31 in the Black Box Theater. Anyo...

Orchestra senior students join togeher at the Halloween concert to celebrate their years in orchestra on Oct.27.

Orchestra Carnival

November 9, 2015

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