The Cincinnati Reds are the oldest professional baseball team in the world, founded in 1881. The team is celebrating its 150th season this year.

Reds call up Nick Senzel, make roster moves

May 15, 2019

The Reds have had a shaky start to the season, but what else is new. As of May 15, we sit in last place in the NL Central with a record six games below ....

The Period Tax

Most girls start menstruating in middle school. At WHHS, hundreds of girls struggle with adjusting to the process every year, and aspects of society can make it more difficult to do so.

Nadya Ellerhorst, Fine Arts Section Editor

May 11, 2019

I menstruate. There! I said it. Once a month, my uterine lining sheds, and I bleed for about a week. I get nasty cramps, and the occasional headac...

Heath Ledger's depiction of the Joker in 2008's The Dark Knight has defined the role since, commonly appearing in pop culture. Now, Joaquin Phoenix takes on the role for the first time in the Joker's own solo film.

Joker Trailer: A Stand-Alone Story About Batman’s Notorious Nemesis

April 30, 2019

Arguably the greatest villain in comic book history is Batman’s archenemy the Joker. Originally appearing on April 25, 1940, the Joker was a mysteriou...

Becoming the Bee

Sheridan Hennesy, 24, has been participating in spelling bees since third grade. Her recent accomplishments at WHHS are a culmination of years of efforts and preparation.

Hajra Munir, Staff Writer

April 30, 2019

At WHHS, students are always participating in different activities. For Sheridan Hennessy, ‘24, spelling is more than just an English class requireme...

Horror film ‘Us’ is new Peele project

Movie poster for Us, staring Lupita Nyong’o and Winston Duke. Released March 22, 2019.

Ella Morriss, Style & Culture Writer

April 30, 2019

Since his days as a comedy sketch writer and actor, Jordan Peele has voiced characters in Big Mouth, Toy Story 4, and many more. Peele has been growing ar...

Wally Hill on chili and communism

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Wally Hill

April 29, 2019

Driving down the rural Ohio highways, the golden fields of corn bathed in harsh winter light, it seems like no one would want to leave here. But within...

Junior high students pose for a picture at the annual Twilight Ball dance. Colorful decorations adorned the Junior High Gym around them as their classmates danced and enjoyed the night.

Dancing through Twilight

April 29, 2019

Here at WHHS, there are a handful of dances. People all around the school spend weeks, even months, preparing, picking out their outfits, doing their hair...

SENIOR Allyson Garth creates representational art. This piece showcases some of Garth’s internal struggles, such as feeling caught in her own mind. It reads: “My life is a puzzle, why can’t I solve it!” and “Let me out.”

Living with Schizoaffective disorder

April 29, 2019

Sitting in class, I’m trying to focus on taking a test. I hear a pen clicking somewhere. Naturally, I look around trying to figure out who is clicking...

According to the 2017-18 Senior College Plans Survey

Leaving Ohio

April 29, 2019

Driving down the rural Ohio highways, the golden fields of corn bathed in harsh winter light, it seems like no one would want to leave here. But within...

As this year's SENIORS move on from WHHS, they have some tips to share.

SENIOR year survival guide

April 29, 2019

Class of 2020 (and beyond)! As we SENIORS get ready to depart, we want to leave you with some advice on how to get through it your SENIOR year. Here...

Students gather in the courtyard outside the cafeteria, many of them with caffeinated beverages, a place that is light during the spring but dark during much of the school year. Over the next several years as WHHS transitions to a later school start time, many proponents of the change hope it will help students sleep more and not commute to school in the dark, preventing accidents.

CPS to change school start times

April 29, 2019

On April 15, 2019, the Cincinnati Board of Education passed a resolution declaring that over the next three years, school start times at high schools in...

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