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  • Construction trades classes will sell sheds at auction

    Construction trades classes will sell sheds at auction

    Mackenzie Hora, Staff Writer

    October 26, 2018

    The start of a new project may seem daunting to some students, but not for this construction class. Construction trades 1-3 are creating garden sheds to sell at auction in the near future. The classes have shown hard work through their creations, already completing the foundation of the buildings. “I...

    Mr. Jordan Karlberg instructs his students as they build a shed.

  • Torrez’s win tennis tournament

    Torrez’s win tennis tournament

    Hailey Ortega, Staff Writer

    October 24, 2018

    The third annual Greeley West Faculty-Student Tennis Tournament was a lot different from the past two years in regards to who put the event together. A business class taught by Ms. Kory Zulauf during six period put the tournament together. After talking to freshman Walker Marcum, who was the lead...

    The Torrez's celebrate their victory at the Facaulty-Player Tennis Tournament.

  • FFA officers head east on road trip

    FFA officers head east on road trip

    Kylee Bullard, Staff Writer

    October 24, 2018

    Each year, FFA holds a national conference for all of its members. Greeley West’s FFA raises funds to allow its officers the opportunity to experience the converntion in Indiana. This year’s officers left last Monday and the roadtrip through middle-America began. The roadtrip is important because...

    FFA officers pose for a picture at the great stateline of Oklahoma.

  • Greeley West remains AVID Demo School after visit

    Greeley West remains AVID Demo School after visit

    Osborne Earl Smith, Staff Writer

    October 23, 2018

    The Greeley West AVID program will continue to be on display for the foreseeable future after the AVID Demonstration School Re-validation team shared its findings with students and staff on Tuesday afternoon. In pronouncing West a Demo school, the visitation team stressed West's growth in regards...

    Greeley West principal Mr. Jeff Cranson works to organize AVID students for a picture after it was announced that the school maintained its Demonstration School status.

    Osborne Earl Smith

  • Jazz band entertains patrons of Gourmet Grub

    Jazz band entertains patrons of Gourmet Grub

    Gavonne Goodwin, Staff Writer

    October 18, 2018

     The Greeley West jazz band had their first performance of the year on Monday, in tribute to the American flugelhorn player, Chuck Mangione. The band played at the Gourmet Grub Scratch Kitchen along with Chappelow and Brentwood’s jazz band.   West’s band was third to perform and they pl...

    The Greeley West jazz band performs at Gourmet Grub on Monday, October 15.

    Gavonne Goodwin

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  • West pilots newest CHSAA sport: unified bowling October 18, 2018
  • West football team readies for biggest game of season October 16, 2018
  • Boys tennis team makes recent history with victory over Legacy September 18, 2018
  • Former Wildcat represents West tennis in rival match August 24, 2018
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Dia de los muertos provides perfect celebration

Students can combat apathy by becoming involved in local politics

September 21, 2018

New technology has already led to student growth

September 19, 2018

Staff’s diversity should reflect student population

September 19, 2018

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LULAC shares Dia de los Muertos traditions with West

October 24, 2018

Marching band rated superior at annual festival

October 19, 2018

Young Life students hand out donuts to bring attention to organization

October 15, 2018

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