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Have you Heard-le about the new Wordle?

Have you “Heard-le” about the new Wordle?

Claire Chang and Julia Kremenetsky June 4, 2022

   With the growth in popularity of the puzzle game Wordle, many websites with similar concepts have surfaced. If Wordle is not strong enough of a challenge, some variants to try out involve solving...

Farmers Markets of SCV

Andrew Hezel, Staff Writer May 26, 2022

The local Farmers Markets are popular places around SCV. Santa Clarita has two main farmers’ markets: the Old Town Newhall Farmers Market and the Santa Clarita Certified Farmers Market. Old Town Newhall...

Underrated electives

Underrated electives

Electives are opportunities for students to utilize their passions in various ways. For many, these classes lend themselves to prospective career fields or pastime hobbies. And while some electives are...

Watch out Alaska! (Here I come)

Alice Xie, Copy Editor May 19, 2022

   On the evening of March 1, I boarded a 7 p.m. Anchorage-bound Alaska Airlines flight, the first of two flights scheduled to take me to Fairbanks, Alaska. As a student athlete, my journey was as much...

The sweet occasion of a sweet sixteen

The sweet occasion of a sweet sixteen

Claire Chang and Julia Kremenetsky May 19, 2022

   A Sweet Sixteen is a sixteenth birthday party that recognizes approaching adulthood. It is celebrated in the United States and Canada and is traditionally held for a teenage girl.     This coming-of-age...

Wordle: the newest viral word game

Wordle: the newest viral word game

Claire Chang and Julia Kremenetsky May 13, 2022

   The gray, yellow and green tiles on the screens of various devices are commonplace on the West Ranch campus. Created by Brooklyn-based software engineer Josh Wardle, Wordle is an online puzzle game...

ASB Prepares for Prom 2022

ASB Prepares for Prom 2022

Isabella Truong and Anika Sachdeva April 26, 2022

Spring’s main event is coming up: Prom! It's time to shop for dresses and suits, get your hair done or even look for the perfect corsage or boutonniere. As the year ends, it’s evident how hyped upperclassmen...

Different types of colleges explained

Different types of colleges explained

Haley Choe, Andrew Kang, and Lauren Guss April 18, 2022

     Even though there are endless ways to navigate the college application process, many students forget one important aspect of the journey: what type of college would they benefit from attending?      Ian...

Exchange students at West Ranch

Exchange students at West Ranch

Lucia Lehmann and Gillian Bui April 15, 2022

   West Ranch is home to many diverse students looking to expand their knowledge on the world.  Some students, currently at West Ranch, decided to leave their European home country to come to the...

An insight on gaming culture

An insight on gaming culture

Claire Chang and Julia Kremenetsky April 15, 2022

   Although internet culture influenced our society long before the pandemic, social platforms have notably grown in influence—one instance being the spark in popularity of the gaming industry. Many...

Racing into 1st place: Kelly Frank

Racing into 1st place: Kelly Frank

Clarissa Zuo and Lucia Lehmann April 2, 2022

   When most people picture a race car driver, they don’t usually think of a young woman in high school. But that’s exactly who aspiring race car driver and West Ranch junior Kelly Frank is. Although...

WR Teachers in Love

WR Teachers in Love

Jessica Son and Sabrina Ho March 16, 2022

Teachers on the West Ranch campus are known for their dedication to their students and hard work, whether classes are remote or in-person. However, their passion for education isn't the only thing...

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