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  • February 16Girls Wrestling @ State Tournament, Saturday, February 24th
  • February 16Boys Wrestling @ State Tournament, Saturday, February 24th
  • February 16Boys/Girls Basketball vs Emporia @4:30pm, Friday, February 23rd, WRHS Activity Center
  • February 16Girls Wrestling @ State Tournament, Friday, February 23rd
  • February 16Boys Wrestling @ State Tournament, Friday, February 23rd
WRHS vs Topeka High Boys Basketball

WRHS vs Topeka High Boys Basketball

Emmanuel Nwakpuda, Writer February 16, 2024

It is Feb 13 2024 on Tuesday and the Junior Blues are facing off against the Topeka High men. After a great win last week, Friday against Hayden during formal week the Junior Blues knew they had to finish...

Chiefs Parade

Chiefs Parade

Morgan Ray February 14, 2024

After winning the Super Bowl, the Chiefs hold a parade down in Kansas City, Missouri today on February 13, 2024. This parade is to celebrate winning the Super Bowl back to back, and downtown KC is filled...

Fuzzys under investigation after roaches found in resteraunt

Fuzzy’s under investigation after roaches found in resteraunt

Jacob Hall, Writer February 6, 2024

When going to your favorite local restaurants, there’s one thing no one ever wants to see in their food- roaches. However, recent Facebook posts have alerted the public about the local Fuzzy’s Taco...

City of Topeka Checking Water Lines

City of Topeka Checking Water Lines

Morgan Ray February 6, 2024

Earlier this morning, WIBW posted that the city of Topeka joins a national effort designed to protect communities to a lead in the drinking water. The city's Utilities Department issued that they will...

JROTC wins at Lees Summit competition

JROTC wins at Lee’s Summit competition

February 5, 2024

Recently, the WRHS JROTC unit attended the Lee's Summit High School drill meet. As a unit WRHS took first place in the unarmed regulation drill. On the individual side Kelcie Schneider placed first...

WRHS Forensics and Debate teams deliver strong performances

WRHS Forensics and Debate teams deliver strong performances

February 5, 2024

FORENSICS The WRHS Forensics team traveled to Lawrence this weekend to participate in the Lawrence High School forensics tournament. The team finihed the weekend with 24 finalists along with eight state...

A group of students participating in a yarn activity.

WRHS Sources of Strength club day activity

Allie Mapes February 1, 2024

Thursday, February 1st, 2024 was a club day at WRHS. Sources of Strength meets in the library every club day and has fun activities involving everyone. Their activity for this week was a game involving...

Potholes take over WRHS parking lot

Potholes take over WRHS parking lot

Molly Worley, Writer February 1, 2024

Lately, Students have been noticing a concerning amount of new potholes in the parking lot of Washburn Rural High School.  Following the cold weather a few weeks prior, the freezing of the ground beneath...

New high quality beef at Washburn Rural High School

New high quality beef at Washburn Rural High School

Zane Rentfro January 28, 2024

Washburn Rural High School will be starting to serve new high quality beef at lunch. This type of beef is preferred by many due to its high-degree marbling which gives it the flavor and texture that many...

Orchestra director, Courtney Nottingam, directing the orchestra.

Music department’s elementary tour

Allie Mapes January 26, 2024

On Friday, Jan. 26, 2024, the WRHS music programs went on their annual elementary school tour. Band, choir, and orchestra all toured different elementary schools in the district as a way to promote...

Valentines Day Stanley Cup chaos

Valentine’s Day Stanley Cup chaos

Molly Worley, Writer January 25, 2024

Valentine's Day is right around the corner and stores are stocked with decorations to prepare for the big day. Target specifically has recently partnered with Stanley Cup, producing limited edition products....

Steak n Shake permanently closing

Steak ‘n Shake permanently closing

Morgan Ray January 23, 2024

Due to challenges with sustaining operations and also economic pressures Steak 'n Shake in Topeka has been permanently closed this week. After a lengthy tenure serving its renowned milkshakes and juicy...

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