We have to put an end to gun violence

Belle Cogan

May 15, 2013

On a Tuesday afternoon in December, loud sudden bangs were heard inside the Clackamas Town Center Mall. Many people in the mall misunderstood the noises for balloons popping or racks falling, but it was the sounds of gunshots....

Standardized testing hindering students ability to succeed

Shana Feltham

May 14, 2013

Tests are a common occurrence in many high schoolers lives, but as standards are being raised and the pressure to pass is growing, more and more students are beginning to feel stressed. The Preliminary Scholastic Aptitude Tes...

North Korea becoming a nuclear threat

Madeline Marshall

May 14, 2013

When we think of North Korea, what do we think of? Political unrest? Dictatorship? But have we ever thought of them as a nuclear threat? Kim Jong Un,  President of North Korea and the son of the late Kim Jong-Il, has made nuc...

West Linn Girls Varsity Lacrosse takes down defending state champions Lake Oswego

Madeline Marshall

May 6, 2013

The West Linn Girls Varsity Lacrosse team (9-1, 5-1 Three Rivers League) beat the defending state champions, the Lake Oswego Lakers, on April 26, 10-6. Mariah Gatti, junior, led with four goals along with Hanna Morford, sophomore, a...

Juniors Stand in the Spotlight at Mayday

Jacqueline DelBene

May 2, 2013

This year’s May Day performers are preparing for the annual show as they practice to showcase their talents during the two Friday performances. Many auditioned to secure a spot in the show.  Students that were selected include Br...

Speech and Debate takes State

Madison Staten

April 29, 2013

The teamwork of the Speech and Debate team showed in the many honors and awards they earned at the State Championship. Elise Brown, senior captain, credits the whole team for its success. “We have had an unbelievable season, a...

Next year’s student government chosen

Elise Brown

April 25, 2013

Voters have chosen their Associated Student Body officers for the 2013-14 school year. The process of choosing the president, vice president and other specific roles will begin next week. Senior Officers: Keeley Anderso...

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