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Mrs. Brickley is preparing the seniors for next week’s graduation on June 4th.
Staff Member of the Month - Jennifer Brickley
Kaitlyn McGonigal, Staff Writer • May 31, 2021

The Staff Member of the Month for the month of May is Jennifer Brickley. She is a Social Studies teacher and the Senior Class Advisor at West Branch. Jen has been a diligent and caring member of our staff for over 19 years now. Warrior Watch recognizes her contributions to WB over the years, especially most recently since struggling with COVID-19. Mrs. Brickley is a West Branch alumnus from the class of 1990. In High School, she was a member of the band, chorus, SADD, the softball team, NHS, P.A.L.S.,...

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If you are looking for a place to hike, one of these trails could be for you.
Hiking on a Summer Day
Addison Yatchik, Staff Writer • May 31, 2021

Summer vacation is here! There are only a couple of days of school left, so what are your plans for the summer? Some of us are looking for that summer job to pass the time away. Others may be hoping to spend most of their vacation days next to a pool, or maybe you are counting down to that big family vacation that’s approaching. If you are looking for something to do on a cool summer day, I have found five hiking trails that are not too far to spend the day away with family or friends. The closest...

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Students are in groups using the ipads to examine the space probe.
Augmented Reality
Mercedes Nearhood, Staff Writer • October 29, 2019

Mr. Wood's 6th-grade classes have recently been studying the solar system and what better way to explore the solar system than to use Augmented Reality! The students use an...

Mrs. McGonigal and student Wyatt Laird separating the small intestine of a fetal pig.
Pig Dissection in Mrs. McGonigal’s Biology Class
Kaitlyn McGonigal , Staff Writer • October 9, 2019

During the week of September 30th, Mrs. McGonigal dissected fetal pigs in her 10th grade Biology classes. The purpose of the lesson is to give the students a better understanding...

March is Music In Our Schools Month
Oklahoma! Cast List Announced
Movies to View in 2021
Spring Musical and Audition Information Announced!
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I Am Not Okay With This actress Sophia Lillis was covered in blood (both fake and real) for the ending shots of the series.
TV Show Review: I Am Not Okay with This
Morgan Gomola, Staff Writer • March 30, 2021

I Am Not Okay With This is based on a comic series of the same name, written by Charles Forsman. Syd Novak is a teenage girl dealing with her superpowers that are fueled by...

Vin Diesel as Bloodshot with his nanotechnology in the movie.
Movie Review: Bloodshot
Justin Mulhollem, Staff Writer • March 24, 2021

The movie Bloodshot is one of my favorite action-based movies in 2020. I seriously would recommend this movie for people who like science fiction, action, and adventure. Valiant...

Lucy and Jake driving through the “treacherous” winter storm
Movie Review: I’m Thinking of Ending Things
Mara Dale , Staff Writer • March 24, 2021

The movie begins as Lucy, played by Jessie Buckley, travels with her new boyfriend Jake, played by Jesse Plemons, during a winter storm to his parent’s house for dinner...

Miguel Arteta is best known for the films The Good Girl, Cedar Rapids, and his independent film Chuck & Buck.
Movie Review: Yes Day
Maya Raab, Staff Writer • March 22, 2021

If you’re looking for a fun movie to watch with the whole family, Yes Day is for you! Yes Day, directed by Miguel Arteta, is based on the children’s book of the same...

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WBTV Broadcast 05.14.21
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WBTV Staff, WBTV • April 23, 2021

WBTV Broadcast 04.16.21
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WBTV Staff, WBTV • April 16, 2021