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  • Warriors Uknighted

    Warriors Uknighted

    James Kaiser and Brendan Kirk, Staff Reporters

    October 19, 2016

    Due to the closing of North, a district wide shift of students affecting all the schools went into effect. At first when the district heard about the changes being made, some were nervous about the outcome and how different students would react. Even though there has always been a friendly rivalry betwee... READ MORE »»

  • Finishing Strong

    Finishing Strong

    Delaney Janosek, Staff Reporter

    October 19, 2016

    The West swim team has overcome several obstacles at local meets this season. The girls have been working hard to drop their times on a couple events before Sectionals arrive. The swimmers hope all the hard work in the water pays off at the last meet of the season: Sectionals. The varsity girls are planning... READ MORE »»

  • 2016-2017 Blackhawks

    2016-2017 Blackhawks

    Mark Milik, Staff Reporter

    October 19, 2016

    The Chicago Blackhawks’ start of the season has not been so hot. They lost their first two games to big rivals. The first loss was to the St. Louis Blues. Although Duncan Keith scored a goal at the end of the game, the Hawks still lost 5 to 2. Their second loss of the season was to the Nashville Predat... READ MORE »»

  • Top 5 Scary Movies

    Top 5 Scary Movies

    Matt Zarnowski & Rhiannon Seaborg, Staff Reporters

    October 19, 2016

    Looking for some great scary movies to watch to get in that Halloween spirit? Try some of these! Halloween (1978) Like movies that could be realistic? Then this good ol’ classic should be high on your list. Michael Myers is the frightening murderer that forces you to think about what you wo... READ MORE »»

  • Festivities in October

    Festivities in October

    Shannon Flynn, Staff Reporter

    October 19, 2016

    Pumpkin carving, corn mazes, and haunted houses are all the joys of October. October is the month for all things pumpkin and so much more. If you are looking for family and/or friend events, then Konow's Corn Maze in Homer Glen is the place to go. For only $10, you will find hayrides, a petting zoo,... READ MORE »»

  • The Band Marches On

    The Band Marches On

    Lily Sytsma, Staff Reporter

    October 19, 2016

    Way to go Lincoln-Way! This past weekend, Lincoln-Way Marching Band had their very first competition and placed second. I got the chance to catch up with West’s drum major Mitchel Alcoser and ask him some questions about how he thought it went. How was LWMB’s first performance in your opinion... READ MORE »»

West Cheer Sparkles at State

West Cheer Sparkles at State

Lincoln- Way West Varsity Cheer team headed off to the State Competition on Friday, February 6 with high hopes for a victory. On day one, the girls performed with very little mistakes and pleased the audience. They advanced...  Read More »

Feb 11 • No Comments

West Poms: State Bound

Bella Wilkes, Staff Writer

West Varsity Poms has shown us all what it means to be an A-Team. This season, they have come out on top for all five regular season competitions. During every performance, their energy and passion for dancing are contagious. Gabby...  Read More »

Jan 29 • No Comments

An enchanted week under the sea

Hannah Scalone, Cassidy Brow, and Cate Ryan, Staff Writers

To start the week of Homecoming, Monday was Homecoming Olympics. 92 teams and 100+ staff sponsors participated in events such as beach race, crab walk, frozen t-shirt, tie game, and tug-a-war. Everyone worked together and...  Read More »

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Finishing Strong

Finishing Strong

Delaney Janosek, Staff Reporter

The West swim team has overcome several obstacles at local meets this season. The girls have been working hard to drop their times on a couple events before Sectionals arrive. The swimmers hope all the hard work in the water...  Read More »

Oct 19 • No Comments

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The Band Marches On

The Band Marches On

October 19, 2016

Way to go Lincoln-Way! This past weekend, Lincoln-Way...  Read More »

Bundle Up!

February 11, 2015

With winter in full swing and the Groundhog predicting sev...  Read More »

TWIRP

TWIRP

February 11, 2015

TWIRP is coming up on Saturday, February 21, 2015....  Read More »

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The student news site of Lincoln-Way West High School
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