What's inside this issue?
What's inside this issue?
What Spring Flower Are You?
Spring is finally here! The sun is starting to shine, it's getting warmer, the days are longer, and flowers are blooming left and right. This quiz will tell you just what flower you are based on some simple spring-related questions!
April Fool's Day and Easter Sunday
Wilson's International Food Fest
World Health Day
Friday the 13th
Titanic Remembrance Day
National Honesty Day
AP Exams Start
Talk to Mrs. Fischenich, Erin Endres or Marlayna McArdle
WEA Strike: Negotiations for a New Contract
Following the end of their contract on June 30 2016, Wilson’s Education Association (WEA) has been trying to negotiate the terms of their new contract with the Wilson School Board. Their requests and needs had not been answered and they released a statement on Thursday Jan. 11 2018 that staff would go on strike on Tuesday Jan. 23rd if the board did not come back with what the WEA deems as an agreeable and fair contract. Due to what seems to be miscommunication on both sides, the process has drug out for about 10 months. Currently, the Board and the WEA have reached a tentative agreement.
OPINION: Students Taking Our Stand?
Across the country, we high schoolers are fed up with our government taking no action in any direction. We are tormented, angry and, quite frankly, done with letting our generation suffer in more ways than one because nothing is being done. But, we don’t have the power to actually change policy ourselves. Or do we?
Mr. Konecke: An Actual Mothman?
hances are, if you haven’t taken any of his classes, you’ve never heard Mr. Konecke’s name used in discussion. However, it is said that he resides in his classroom, only ever to emerge when absolutely necessary. In addition, if you see an indistinct blur sprint past you at maximum speeds, it may or may not have been Mr. Konecke. One can never be sure.
The NFL Combine
The NFL combine has finally come to an end. After three days of testing, every prospect is looking to put their best foot forward in the next step of their football journey. There were a total of 300 prospects invited to the combine but only a few really stood out. Here are the prospects that stood out to me.
Movie Review: The Greatest Showman
“This is the greatest show!” cried P. T. Barnum, played by Hugh Jackman, as the wonders of the circus surrounded the greatest showman. Performers grinned with mischief at the cheering crowds, acrobats danced with grace through the air, and ferocious animals conducted only the finest of tricks.