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Decision Day- Postponed to May 22nd

Decision Day- Postponed to May 22nd

Elizabeth Jasek and Ashley Lutz

May 4, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, Showcase 2

West Morris Central is celebrating Decision Day on May 22nd! The seniors posted a poll on the Facebook page asking which date students preferred, April 25th or May 22nd. A majority of the seniors chose the later date. National Decision Day is May 1st, but due to AP and IB testing it was postponed...

WMC Walkout

WMC Walkout

Quinn Iannuzzo, Assistant Managing Editor

April 25, 2018


Filed under News

“We are not just the future, we are the present.” Paige Ruschke   Many West Morris Central students, so many that there was not enough space on the bleachers, participated in the March 14 National School Walkout. This event was held in remembrance of the 17 students killed in the Parklan...

WMC 5K Run & Walk

WMC 5K Run & Walk

Theresa Harvey, Assistant Webmaster

April 16, 2018


Filed under News

The Washington Township PBA 301 will be holding a 5K run and walk at West Morris Central on Saturday May 12, at 9 am. This 5K will be benefiting a local family who lost their house to a recent fire. You can register for 5K  at www.PBA201.org It is $20 per person to run or $50 per family to...

WMC Hosts Its First Dance-A-Thon

Theresa Harvey, Assistant Webmaster

April 6, 2018


Filed under News, School Updates, Showcase

The First ever Dance- A-Thon will be taking place on  April 13th, from 7pm to 11pm at West Morris Central. This is a four hour event where students will dance and participate in many other activities such as cornhole, can jam, limbo, tug-of-war, along with many other things to keep everyone busy fo...

West Morris is 60! 1958-2018

West Morris is 60! 1958-2018

Jack Hyde

April 6, 2018


Filed under News, School Updates, Showcase

On the day after Labor Day, sixty years ago, a new school, in a newly created school district opened for the first time. All students were bussed, unless he or she lived within what was considered walking distance by the Board policy. The loading/unloading ramp in front was the first place where al...

Upcoming Elections In Italy Could Spell Disaster for the E.U.

Upcoming Elections In Italy Could Spell Disaster for the E.U.

Robby Zarouni, News Editor

March 13, 2018


Filed under News

The upcoming elections in Italy have made the Mediterranean nation the focus of much political debate within Europe, and more specifically, the European Union.  The primary concerns of Italian citizens heading into the final month of campaigning are the constant influx of African migrants, the econom...

Donald Trump Delivers the 2018 State of Union

Donald Trump Delivers the 2018 State of Union

Pamela Smith, Assistant News Editor

February 27, 2018


Filed under News, Uncategorized

On the morning of January 30, 2018, President Donald Trump addressed Congress with his aspirations for the future of the country, and his perceived achievements of country in his first year of presidency. Trump proclaimed a “new American moment” was being created in the country, and offered an “...

Larry Nassar Sentenced to Prison

Larry Nassar Sentenced to Prison

Madison Donaldson, Webmaster

January 31, 2018


Filed under News, Uncategorized

The lives of many U.S. Olympic gymnasts, and national team members have forever been changed by the actions of gymnast doctor Larry Nassar. Over the past few months, hundreds of girls and young adult gymnasts have come forward to accuse Nassar of sexually abusing them. He used his platform of the gym...

Austrians Elect a New Government as Populism Spreads in Central Europe

Robby Zarouni, News Editor

January 30, 2018


Filed under News

In the latest European election, the political institution of the continent has once again been abruptly shaken to its core. This time, in the heart of Europe, the small Alpine nation of Austria has elected its new Chancellor and Parliament representatives. The results of this vote have had an extrem...

California Devastated by Natural Disaster

California Devastated by Natural Disaster

Caroline Compoli and Sydney Wall, Fundraising Chairpeople

January 30, 2018


Filed under News

In the past few months California has suffered from major natural disaster taking the lives of some, leaving many homeless, and devastating many communities. The people of California have endured raging wildfires, mudslides, and earthquakes. Junior Maddie Shiembob said about the natural disasters in Calif...

Flemington Petsmart Deaths

Flemington Petsmart Deaths

Megan Kuhles, Managing Editor

January 30, 2018


Filed under News

3 dog owners dropped their dogs off for a grooming appointment in a petsmart in Flemington NJ. 2 dogs died after their grooming appointments and 1 dog had an injury. Danielle DiNapoli one of the dog owners whose dog passed away was never told how her dog, Scruffles died. She was also told that it ...

Winter Storm and Cold Front Hits Across East Coast

Winter Storm and Cold Front Hits Across East Coast

Madison Donaldson, Webmaster

January 25, 2018


Filed under News

It has been colder in Long Valley these past few days than it has been in Antarctica and Alaska, something many people would not expect. The frigid cold temperatures and snow has tremendously impacted the East coast this week. With this cold front, it was even snowing in Florida! Most people go to F...

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