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  • Rogers School District Teacher of the Year

    Rogers School District Teacher of the Year

    Marie Bordelon, Writer

    April 19, 2017

    This year's Teacher of the year, Mr. Tom Williams, started teaching in 1977 and has been teaching for 40 years all of which have been spent here in the Rogers school district.  Mr. Williams believes that most of his success as an educator comes from taking the time to get to know each and every one...

  • Living the Early College Experience

    Living the Early College Experience

    Indigo Kroll, Editor

    March 10, 2017

    It's Monday morning, 7:30 AM. Heritage High School has just opened its doors, but Andrea Martinez is already sitting down for her first class. She is one of the handful of juniors who are a part of the Early College Experience (ECE) at NWACC. While her peers prepared for their third year of high school,...

  • Books You Should Read in March

    Books You Should Read in March

    Indigo Kroll, Editor

    March 8, 2017

    We're in the middle of the third quarter; it's getting closer and closer to the end, but that doesn't mean you should give up on reading. If anything, you should read more; it's proven that doing so can decrease stress by 68%. Plus, it makes you smarter. Here is a compilation of new releases, new auth...

  • Spotlight: Mr. Dyer Carithers

    Spotlight: Mr. Dyer Carithers

    Kallina Sims, Writer, Interviewer

    March 7, 2017

    Upon walking into my interview, Mr. Dyer Carithers (though pretty much everyone knows him as Mr. Dyer) was enthusiastically introduced as "the most important man on campus." For those of you who don't know him by his name, Mr. Dyer is the nice maintenance man who always wears the hat and denim shirt....

  • The Future of Alternative Energy Sources

    The Future of Alternative Energy Sources

    Zack Roy, Writer

    March 1, 2017

    As a strong advocate for the fight against global climate change, I believe it's time to start moving away from the everyday uses of fossil fuels for energy. We have multiple alternatives to the harmful resource, and the ones I'll be discussing today are what I believe to be the best alternatives. What are Fos...

Geeks vs. Government

Geeks vs. Government

Indigo Kroll, Editor

Recently, scientists and science-supporters marched on Washington on Earth Day to make a point to the Trump administration: science is here, whether you believe in it or not. On the campaign tr...

April 25, 2017No Comments

Dancing, So As Not to Be Dead.

Dancing, So As Not to Be Dead.

April 17, 2017

The Down Sides of Organic Food

The Down Sides of Organic Food

March 28, 2017

Should we Bee Worried?

Should we Bee Worried?

March 7, 2017

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Memphis Grizzlies Head Coach fined $30,000

Memphis Grizzlies Head Coach fined $30,000

Harrison Downard

After the Grizzlies loss to the Spurs on Monday night, head coach, David Fizdale blasted the referees. With the 14-point loss, the Grizzlies fell behind in the series 0-2. Fizdale said Wednesday he knew the fine was coming, bu...

April 21, 2017No Comments

From Homelessness to NBA Stardom: Jimmy Butler’s Eventful Journey to The NBA

From Homelessness to NBA Stardom: Jimmy Butler’s Eventful Journey to The NBA

April 14, 2017

NBA Finals: A Glance Back at Ray Allen’s Heroic Shot.

April 13, 2017

Softball Final: Heritage 12, Springdale 1

Softball Final: Heritage 12, Springdale 1

March 15, 2017

Heritage 7, Greenwood 8 Softball Final

Heritage 7, Greenwood 8 Softball Final

March 10, 2017

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Poetry Month

Poetry Month

Kallina Sims, Writer

April is National Poetry month. The Academy of American Poets introduced this in 1996 because they wanted to increase awareness and appreciation of poetry in America. Their...

April 24, 2017No Comments

What’s Next Up for Marvel?

What’s Next Up for Marvel?

April 14, 2017

Han Solo Standalone Movie: 2018

Han Solo Standalone Movie: 2018

April 11, 2017

Star Wars: Force for Change

Star Wars: Force for Change

April 11, 2017

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Samsung Galaxy S8 in consumers’ hands

Samsung Galaxy S8 in consumers’ hands

Christian Cruz

T-Mobile shipped their pre-orders of the new Samsung Galaxy S8 yesterday, so T-Mobile customers received their new phone 2 days before the official release and some have even had it for a few days now. M...

April 21, 2017No Comments

Starbucks makes secret menu drinks official

Starbucks makes secret menu drinks official

April 20, 2017

Teen Dating Abuse

Teen Dating Abuse

April 19, 2017

Eight HHS Students Chosen to Attend AGS

Eight HHS Students Chosen to Attend AGS

April 19, 2017

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Rogers School District Teacher of the Year

Rogers School District Teacher of the Year

Marie Bordelon, Writer

This year's Teacher of the year, Mr. Tom Williams, started teaching in 1977 and has been teaching for 40 years all of which have been spent here in the Rogers school district....

April 19, 20171 Comment

Toughman Volleyball

Toughman Volleyball

April 12, 2017

Color Guard Practices for Tryouts

Color Guard Practices for Tryouts

April 11, 2017

Student Spotlight: Kassandra Rodriguez

Student Spotlight: Kassandra Rodriguez

March 28, 2017

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WESN Podcast for 9/23

WESN Podcast for 9/23

Mick White, Hayden Stout and Kyle Edgeworth talk about Heritage Tennis, Heritage Football, and Razorback Football this week.

September 22, 2016No Comments

WESN for September 9

WESN for September 9

September 9, 2016

WESN September 2nd Podcast

WESN September 2nd Podcast

September 2, 2016

WESN First Podcast

WESN First Podcast

August 24, 2016

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War Eagle Television for September 9th

War Eagle Television for September 9th

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