Autism from an autistic point of view

Quinton Whitestar, Reporter

March 17, 2020

Autism is formally known as Autism Spectrum Disorder or ASD. Autism affects brain development, social functionality, and behavior. Autism is in most cases caused by genetics, but it can be caused by prenatal difficulties like the umbilical cord getting wrapped around a neck. Autism has absolutely no ...

Late starts, prevent drowsy driving

Kaleb Hutton

March 9, 2020

Getting enough sleep on school days for students is a big issue, and starting school later could fix it. Kids need more sleep on school days. Students are tired in the morning because they have to wake up early every day for school, and some stay up late doing homework sometimes so it would be diffic...

Divided we fall

Madison Hunt, Reporter

March 9, 2020

What is the United States of America? I don't even know anymore. There is too much drama here between the Democrats and the Republicans. This country has changed and not in a good way. I usually don’t talk about politics, but this time it is different. I wish that we didn’t have two different pol...

Disrespecting Teachers

Noah Hewitt, Reporter

October 30, 2019

Many students at West Hardin have no respect for their teachers. It is so bad that they are leaving because they are tired of the kids disregarding their feelings just to be cool in front of the class and their friends. West Hardin is now having trouble finding good teachers because of this problem, a...

Scholastic Engagement: A real problem

Quinton Whitestar, Reporter

October 15, 2019

Our schools have a big problem. Our students aren't engaged in their schoolwork. The problem is the lack of emphasis on the actual education. We focus on being eligible for sports and extracurricular activities but we don’t teach students that they need good grades to be successful in life to find a...

Hunting ethics

Quinton Whitestar, Reporter

September 29, 2019

Recently, people have begun to speak out against hunting. They argue that  hunting is unethical or cruel, but it isn’t. Hunting today is far more ethical than it has ever been. Instead of being chased for days and than being killed slowly animals are killed in a matter of seconds with considera...

Locker room thief

Braxton Poland, Sports Editor

September 17, 2019

There’s been a thief in the high school locker room. They have already stolen from several people, including Senior Issac Murphy. Murphy allegedly had $50 stolen out of his wallet while he was at football practice.  This is a problem, and the school staff should act. The school should do somet...

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