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Learning the Brain

Ruta Faitele, Reporter

November 16, 2017

In the West Medical Academy there has been a tremendous rise of students being involved in order to pursue their careers in the medical field. The Medical Academy is a group of intelligent students coming together to use their kn...

Best Lunch Time Options

Mitch Goudreau, Reporter

November 16, 2017

During lunch West Anchorage High School has an open campus, where students can go out to eat with a variety of options nearby. Places that students like to go to are New Sagaya, Carrs, McDonald's, Subway, Taco King, Taco Bell, P...

A Look at the School Nurse

A.J. Butcher, Reporter

November 16, 2017

Every school has a staff that is committed to working with the up and coming generation at West High School; each person that works in the school district is trained to deal with many different types of students in many diffe...

Sven Berglund

Sven Berglund

April 29, 2017

Mrs. Whitfield

Rickdy Dycharoeun, Reporter

November 16, 2016

One of the craziest and funniest teachers that you probably do not know about at West Anchorage High School is Gabrielle Whitfield. She has been an orchestra teacher 17 years and is a West alum. Whitfield strives to make orchestra the bri...

Rees Miller-Future Director

Safia Rasib, Reporter

May 3, 2016

Rees Miller is a chemistry teacher at West Anchorage High School. As of next year, he will be taking over the theatre department. Miller is very excited to be a director but he is also nervous. His schedule for next year includes...

Freshman Fair

PJ Seui, Reporter

May 3, 2016

On Monday March 28, 2016 West Anchorage High school hosted the Freshmen Fair. The parking lot was getting packed and upcoming freshman were rushing towards the entryway with their family awaiting the freshman fair. Being an up...

Pack Rat Antiques

Kaitlyn Wilcox, Reporter

May 3, 2016

Pack Rat Antique is an antique shop just down the street from West High School, but despite its proximity it's not exactly known as the popular hangout spot for teenagers. An underappreciated local treasure, Pack Rat is full of ...

Pink Floyd Laser Show

Gunnar Flotre, Reporter

May 3, 2016

Recently the Anchorage Museum has been having Pink Floyd laser shows in their planetarium. They recently played the Dark Side of the Moon album in conjunction with the motion picture.  A few people know about the shows because t...

Persona Tournament

Madai Soto, Reporter

May 3, 2016

On March 25, 2016 at West’s Anime Club, there was gaming tournament of Persona for the title Champion. This tournament happens every year after Christmas break. Do you enjoy video games? Fighting or RPG (Role-playing Game)? ...

A Warm Welcome, Hearth

Summer Jarvis-Mensoff

May 3, 2016

Anchorage welcomes a modern home-style pizzeria to Northern Lights and Spenard, called Hearth Artisan Pizza. Hearth opened January 2016 from the same owner of The Middle Way Cafe, a rustic cafe next door to the new pizzeria. T...

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