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An Analysis of 2017 Memes

An Analysis of 2017 Memes

Jenna Langrehr, Staff Writer
April 10, 2017
Filed under A&E, Showcase, Uncategorized

I, Jenna Langrehr, have been named one of the people most likely to become a meme in the class of 2017. This is a very true statement, as memes are a part of my daily life. I will name the most popular memes that have been on the Internet so far in 2017, describe them, and rate them. 1. Salt Bae- ...

Top 6 Memes of 2016

Top 6 Memes of 2016

Jenna Langrehr, Staff Writer
December 31, 2016
Filed under A&E, Student Life

Last year, I wrote a story describing the top 5 memes of 2015, and even called 2015 “The Year of Memes.” A year later, 2016 has rightfully taken 2015’s name and is much more worthy of being remembered as “The Year of Memes.” For those unfamiliar with what a “meme” is, a meme is an element of a ...

More Than a Job

More Than a Job

Abby Tower
January 11, 2016
Filed under A&E, News, Top Stories

Quenten Brown, the West Salem High School Art Teacher received the title of Wisconsin’s January Art Teacher of the Month, a title awarded by the Wisconsin Art Education Association, or WAEA. “I always think that other people are more deserving and worthy, so when I found out I was really quite surpri...

‘Lion King Jr.’ to raise funds for African well project

Tobias Mann
January 7, 2016
Filed under A&E, News

West Salem music teacher Amy Hanson hopes to do more “awe” with the middle school production of “The Lion King Jr.,” which will be staged Jan. 14-16 at the Marie W. Heider Center for the Arts. Hanson said it has turned into more than a musical production. Students who were learning about...

November Art Student of the Month

November Art Student of the Month

Abby Tower, Editor-in-Chief
November 17, 2015
Filed under A&E, News, Top Stories

The West Salem Art Department selected Senior Alexa Marchbanks as November’s Art Student of the Month. “She can do a really good job whether she’s painting with oil paint, whether she’s painting with acrylic paint, or whether she’s drawing,” says Quenten Brown, the West Salem High School art...

State Solo & Ensemble

State Solo & Ensemble

Abby Tower, Editor-in-Chief
May 5, 2015
Filed under A&E, News

Score  Student  Event  Site 1-N  8:24AM Burch, Alex 1311Music Theater-Female Role 5 - CFA 116 1  8:24AM Waldhart, Connor et al 4858Brass Ensemble 8 - Centennial Hall of Nations 1  9:12AM Reedy, Noah et al 6458 Jazz Ensemble 8 - Centennial Hall of Nations 1-N  10:02AM Lang, Kyle 4211...

Gunner Skroch: April’s Art Student of the Month

Gunner Skroch: April’s Art Student of the Month

Abby Tower, Editor-in-Chief
April 27, 2015
Filed under A&E, News, Top Stories

Forensics State

Jimmy Christiansen, Staff Reporter
April 23, 2015
Filed under A&E, News

Each of the three competing Forensics groups brought back a silver medal at the state competition this Friday at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Junior Avery Strangstalien competed in Poetry, junior Jinal Patel competed in Farrago, and Sophomores Paige Dunnum and Courtney Koepp competed in pla...

Throwing it waaaay back to 1998 with Backstreet Boys

Throwing it waaaay back to 1998 with Backstreet Boys

Cheyenne Haskins, Staff Writer
April 7, 2015
Filed under A&E, News

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Oscars Ratings Fall

Ben Lundin, Staff Reporter
March 31, 2015
Filed under A&E

This year, the 87th Academy Awards were shown, but there was a problem. “Birdman? I have no idea what that is. Isn’t he a rapper?” asked Senior Nick Lafleur. A poll revealed that Lafleur was not alone; most people hadn’t seen even one of these movies. The 2015 Oscar Award Ceremony were show...

OM G’s

OM G’s

Abby Tower, Editor-in-Chief
March 25, 2015
Filed under A&E, News, Top Stories

Nine trophies accompanied West Salem’s fifteen Odyssey of the Mind teams home from the state competition held at the Madison Area Technical College on Saturday, March 21st. Of those nine trophies, West Salem’s only high school team consisting of Sophomores Abby Johnson, Mathias Klingemann, Courtney K...

Never have I ever: been physical

Girelle Luna
March 24, 2015
Filed under A&E, News, Top Stories

Coming from a busy city with a scorching hot temperature up to F 117, there isn't really much to do outside. In addition with the heat, there are also a lot of tall buildings, cars, and roads that were made from asphalt, asphalt heats up pretty good, just by imagining this scene, who would wanna st...

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