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Teenage Mental Illness

Between eight class periods full of tedious work, extracurricular activities, making time for friends or relationships, and finding a place to cram dinner, the norm for teenagers today is not to be “lazy, feeling a…

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Cherokee Charmer Spring Show

The Cherokee Charmers’ Spring Show “Pride Within Herself” was held April 8-9 and was a fantastic show for everyone who attended. The Charmers, Maidens, Chey-Annes, and Color Guard performed a spectacular show for the family…


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One of Macy’s Great Americans

More than half of America tuned in to this year’s Macy’s Thanksgiving Parade on T.V., but how many people can say they’ve actually been in it? Junior Hannah Duke can. She got the unique opportunity…


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Revising Rules

Entering the 2015-2016 school year, some of the rules from the preceding school year have been deemed unfit by the administration of WHS. Between the less strict dress code and the more strict policy on…


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Underdog Sports

Football, volleyball, soccer, and basketball. All sports that students know a lot about, such as what day games are, what time, and where. Some students don’t realize that WHS has more than those four, or…


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New Charmers Arrive!

As the new year begins, new people arrive. This year there are five new officers.  Each of them are excited to lead the team to first place in competition this year. This year the Charmers…


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English assignment teaches valuable lessons

Mrs.Warren has assigned her sophomore English class to find information on myths around Waxahachie or in Texas. This may not seem like an educational project but Mrs.Warren is teaching her students several lessons behind this…


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One Act Heads to State

For the first time in five years, Waxahachie’s own theatre department has advanced their One Act Play to State! “Anatomies,” a story about the inner fight between good and evil, follows two serial killers, a…


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Upcoming Cheer Season

For the upcoming 2015-2016 cheer season, the WHS cheerleader’s will be participating in high school competition cheer. This upcoming year will be the first time since 2006-2007 that WHS cheer will be involved in competition…