U.S. Midterms have Varying Results

Adam Wartel, Reporter

November 9, 2018

On Nov. 6, millions of people across the U.S. voted in hundreds of elections across the country.  The 2018 midterm elections were an important election for Democrats, as they tried to take back The Senate and The House of Rep...

Dia de los Muertos: A Remembrance of Lost Loved Ones

November 7, 2018

Dia de los Muertos, a Spanish holiday, is a festive remembrance of family and friends who have passed. Family is an essential part of Hispanic culture and many of Westerville South students share these values. “Family is ...

Pumpkin explosions at South

Adam Wartel, Reporter

November 5, 2018

On Oct. 30, Chemistry teacher Lauren Sefton’s classes used liquid nitrogen to blow up pumpkins and a trash can in the practice fields.   Liquid nitrogen boils at a temperature of -196oC (-320oF), and expands rapidly after b...

Spooky Season at South!

November 1, 2018

WSHS seniors mentor incoming freshman

Jheron Garrett, Reporter

October 18, 2018

Being a freshman can be hard at times because the school you are attending is new and can be way bigger than the school you attended in previous years.  It might be hard to find new friends to hangout with or even just to ha...

Vinyl makes a comback

Nathan Baldwin, Editor

October 12, 2018

If you were to explain to someone from the 1970s or 80s that analog synthesizers, instant cameras, and vinyl records are all the rage,  they might think that time is frozen. The reason time might seem frozen is that America is  currently...

New Renovations Coming to South

Emily Grise, Reporter

October 12, 2018

Westerville South, founded in 1960, was the first high school in Westerville. Due to this, renovating South is a number one priority because of its age and immediate infrastructure needs, as said by Executive Director of Facili...

Cats for Unity plan to celebrate Hispanic Culture

Antonio Watkins and Mark Macharia

October 12, 2018

Under the guidance of Instructional Aide Briana Walker, Cats for Unity plans to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month again this year. According to Walker, in October the club will host events such as a Hispanic themed bake sale ...

Taking a Knee to Take a Stand: Just Do It

Antonio Watkins, Editor

October 12, 2018

Another year another knee, Colin Kaepernick remains steadfast on his civil protest and in doing so he secured a major deal with Nike, proving that when you do the right thing good things happen to you. Not everyone is on b...

South focuses on R-E-S-P-E-C-T

Caroline Stoll, Editor

October 12, 2018

On Aug. 16 civil rights activist and queen of soul Aretha Franklin died. Her impact and talent in music will long be remembered; just as, her hit song “Respect”, which serves as a reminder to us of something we often forget...

The Meg falls short of classic thriller Jaws

October 8, 2018

Let’s face it: nobody is afraid of just a shark anymore. We need something bigger; more teeth. Bring in the Megalodon, a giant prehistoric shark that grew up to 60 feet long, dwarfing its smaller descendant the Great White b...

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