The Blue Streak

  • November 12KU Honor Scholar Program, WRHS Auditorium; 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • November 11NHS Blood Drive, WRHS Mat Room; 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • August 24AF JROTC Picnic, WRHS Cafeteria Patio; 11:30am - 12:30pm
  • August 232019-2020 Evaluation Orientation Meeting, WRHS Library; 7:00am - 8:00am
  • August 22Band Parent Council Meeting, WRHS Band Room; 6:00 - 7:00pm

The Idea of Growing Up too Fast

Marta Johnston, Writer

May 9, 2019

As the school year comes to a close, those graduating look ahead to what their future may hold. Many look forward to college or a new job. In the same way as they begin a new portion of their life, they leave another part behind....

Why do we Celebrate May Day?

Gwen Clark, Writer

May 2, 2019

Everyone knows about the holiday of May Day, but most people have no idea what it signifies. The holiday is celebrated on May 1 each year. There are two meanings behind the holiday. May Day is actually a celebration of sea...

Technology in Classrooms

Marta Johnston, Writer

April 23, 2019

Technological advancements being made have undoubtedly helped our society in many ways and have caused increased efficiency in many areas of life. Due to the benefits of tools such as computers, many schools have become much m...

Preventing Waste in the Oceans

Lauren Miller, Writer

April 15, 2019

Every minute, the equivalent of a garbage truck of plastic enters the ocean. This equates to between 4.8 and 12.7 million tons a year. This is an enormous amount of plastic that all sorts of animals are forced to wade through ever...

How to Finish the School Year Strong

Gwen Clark, Writer

April 12, 2019

As spring begins, seniors aren’t the only students who are ready to finish the school year and start summer. It is easy to become distracted and unmotivated in classes as the semester comes to an end. On the first days of sc...

People Need to Participate in Politics

Laney Frydendall, Writer

April 2, 2019

Political Participation is something that is needed. It helps our government understand what the people want and it allows the people to make sure the government is doing what they should be. Many places in the world don’t giv...

How to Find the Right College

Major Copeland, Writer

April 2, 2019

In the eyes of some, college is the next step to get one closer to entering the world and finding a job. Finally being an adult. Even though this is the case there is difficulty when choosing which college to attend and wha...

How Necessary is College?

Bri Wilson, Writer

April 2, 2019

How necessary is college? This is an age old question that never really comes up with a solid response. While a college education seems more important than ever to some people, to others it seems the exact opposite. In the past...

McFarland, USA Review

Laney Frydendall, Writer

March 4, 2019

McFarland, USA first came out on February 20, 2015. Although it is 4 years old, it is one of my favorite movies. I never really had any interest in sports related movies before I watched McFarland, but now they are one of my favo...

Are People Naturally Good or Evil?

Bri Wilson, Page Design

March 4, 2019

Are people inherently good or evil? This is a question that has been debated for, well, centuries. Many great philosophers have debated the nature of man and the laws of nature. Even through Hobbes and the other greats, no real a...

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