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Long Branch Shooting

Long Branch Shooting

Tyler Antonelle

January 11, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

As 2017 dwindled down to its final minutes, a night of celebration suddenly turned tragic when police in Long Branch, New Jersey responded to a call regarding gunshots fired. When police arrived at the home, the bodies of Linda Kologi, 42, Steven Kologi, 44, Brittany Kologi, 18, and family friend Mary Schu...

Prince Harry Proposes to Actress Meghan Markle

Prince Harry Proposes to Actress Meghan Markle

Madison Donaldson and Theresa Harvey

January 9, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

A very important and special day for the royal family will take place in May of 2018. Last week on November 27th, Prince Harry and his fiancée Meghan Markle announced their engagement at Kensington Palace. The two have only been together for a little over a year, but they are extremely excited and ...

Students and Faculty are going Wild Over the new cell phones rules

Theresa Harvey and Katelyn Kulfan

October 25, 2017


Filed under News, School Updates

After coming back from summer break, West Morris Central staff has changed and updated their phone use policy during class time and when leaving class. This has upset the students and faculty.   The old phone use policy was just having the student’s phone kept in the student's backpack w...

Centrals​ ​Helping​ ​Hands

Centrals​ ​Helping​ ​Hands

Sarah Guida and Nicole Legg, Assistant Section Editor, and Sports Editor

October 24, 2017


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Although the devastating impacts of Hurricane Irma and Maria are thousands of miles away, the recovery process has started here at West Morris Central High School. One of the places hardest hit and need of help in their recovery is the island of St John's, the smallest and most remote of the U.S....

Are Self-Driving Cars Coming Back?

Theresa Harvey, Assistant Webmaster

October 24, 2017


Filed under News

On the morning of September 27, 2017; Ford and Lyft have announced they will be working together to create self driving cars on the ride-hail service app by 2021. For those who don’t know about the ride-hail service, it’s an app makes it an easy place for people to call for an Lyft or Uber car...

Assault on Child in Bronx

Desire Colon, Fundraising Chairperson

October 23, 2017


Filed under News

  Eleidy​ ​Breton​ ​is​ ​accused​ ​of​ ​raping​ ​and​ ​sexually​ ​assaulting​ ​a​ ​12​ ​year​ ​old autistic​ ​child​ ​in​ ​the​ ​Bronx,​ ​NY.​ ​The​ ​incident​ ​had​ ​been​ ​ongoing​ ​from​ ​April  2015-Augu...

On the heels of Hurricane Harvey

On the heels of Hurricane Harvey

Maddie Shiembob, Layout Editor

October 23, 2017


Filed under News

As Hurricane Harvey recedes to a tropical depression, the disastrous aftermath of days of the once Category 4 is just beginning to emerge. The storm that sent people into a scurry for food and a rush to evacuate slammed ashore Texas, Thursday evening. The storm left thousands of people trapped in homes risi...

Trump Strikes Big Deal with Democrats, Leaves Republicans in Disarray

Trump Strikes Big Deal with Democrats, Leaves Republicans in Disarray

Alyssa Spady, Editor In Chief

October 23, 2017


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Last Thursday, the Senate voted on a package that would ensure relief to Hurricane Harvey victims as well as raise the debt ceiling in order to prepare for spending with the damage that is coming with Hurricane Irma, and any anticipated damage with Hurricane Jose who is gaining strength in the Atlanti...

Turkey Trot

Megan Kuhles, Managing Editor

October 18, 2017


Filed under News

  The WMC Memorial Turkey Trot is a community event held in memory of Kyleigh D’Alessio and Tanner Birch, two former WMC student. Since this tradition began, Jay Herrigel had been in charge of organizing the 5K. Mr. Herrigel has been apart of the WMC community not only as a teacher and track co...

Taylor Swift Releases Controversial New Music

Taylor Swift Releases Controversial New Music

Madison Donaldson, Theresa Harvey, Caroline Compoli, and Pamela Smith

October 17, 2017


Filed under News

Taylor Swift is one of the biggest singer-songwriters in the music industry today. Swift has kept quiet and out of the spotlight recently, but with the release of a new song, and the upcoming release of her album Reputation, she is making headlines everywhere. On Thursday, August 24, Swift released her new singl...

Harvey, Irma, and Jose Wreak Havoc in the Gulf

Linnea Foote, Sarah Guida, Editor in Chief, Section Editor

October 3, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

While all of Long Valley seems to be focused on the home-opener football game on Friday, real concerns are brewing in the Southern Atlantic as the historic Hurricane Irma and Jose have their eyes on a strong landfall in Florida. Although the path of the storms, according to many meteorologists, are pre...

Week One Wolf(packed) with Big Games

Maddie Shiembob, Justin Webster, Justin Morris, Layout Editor, Assistant Section Editor, Sports Editor

October 3, 2017


Filed under News

This week, West Morris field hockey and football opened up their seasons with big games against rivals. The school has been filled with excitement about the games this week with the football game being USA themed on Friday. The home game against Parsippany Hills is expected to be a difficult opening to th...

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