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Live-stream technicians broadcast a girls basketball game in the high school new gym.
West Branch Students Get Behind the Camera
Shalee Hoover, Staff Writer • February 2, 2023

At the beginning of the school year, students in grades 9-12 got the opportunity to film live-stream home sporting events for the West Branch High School....

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Senior Emily Parks passes the ball as Minyhah Easterling guards her.
Lady Warriors Fall to Lady Vikings
Kinzey Moriarity, Staff Writer • February 1, 2023

On Monday, January 30th, the West Branch Girls’ Basketball team faced off against the Glendale Lady Vikings in a home game. The Lady Warriors took a...

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Owen Koleno, the lead scorer of the game, made a free throw shot at a previous home game.
Warriors Get Revenge Against the Owls
Savannah Hoover, Staff Writer • January 30, 2023

On Friday, January 27th, the Warrior Basketball team traveled to Harmony to play the Owls, who ended the Warriors' undefeated Moshannon Valley record just...

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Junior Austin Kerin takes down an opponent during a match earlier this season.
Ultimate Warrior Wrestling Tournament Preview
Hayley Wooster, Staff Writer • January 25, 2023

The Ultimate Warrior Wrestling Tournament will occur on Friday, January 27th, and Saturday the 28th, at West Branch. On January 27th, it will begin at...

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Live-stream technicians broadcast a girls basketball game in the high school new gym.
West Branch Students Get Behind the Camera
Shalee Hoover, Staff Writer • February 2, 2023

At the beginning of the school year, students in grades 9-12 got the opportunity to film live-stream home sporting events for the West Branch High School....

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Emmie steals the ball on defense and makes a breakaway to the net.
Female Athlete of the Week: Emily Parks
Brooklyn Myers, Staff Writer • January 31, 2023

Emily Parks is Warrior Watch’s Female Athlete of the Week for the week ending on 01/28/23. Emily is a senior starter for the Lady Warrior Basketball...

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West Branch’s Landon Bainey wrestles a competitor from West Perry.
Male Athlete of the Week: Landon Bainey
Brooklyn Myers, Staff Writer • January 31, 2023

Landon Bainey is Warrior Watch’s Male Athlete of the Week for the week ending on 01/28/23. Landon has been wrestling for the last 13 years. At the Ultimate...

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A picture of Mr. Gabel when he came in to work with the band in Spring 2022.
A Musical Conversation With a Warrior Band Legend
Lily Jones, Staff Writer • January 24, 2023

In the upcoming months, former band director William Gabel will assist the Warrior Band with their spring concert composition. Mr. Gabel will attend a...

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Students may struggle when first starting a job, but these tips can help in getting hired.
Advice for New Student Workers
Tayla Dorbolo, Staff Writer • January 24, 2023

Before getting a first job, there are many things to consider, mainly because juggling school and a job can be difficult. Many students forget all they...

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Live-stream technicians broadcast a girls basketball game in the high school new gym.
West Branch Students Get Behind the Camera
Shalee Hoover, Staff Writer • February 2, 2023

At the beginning of the school year, students in grades 9-12 got the opportunity to film live-stream home sporting events for the West Branch High School....

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Chemistry II students pose in front of the Periodic Table in their matching Mole Day t-shirts.
West Branch Mole Day Extravaganza 2022
Kaitlyn McGonigal, Editor-in-Chief • October 30, 2022

On October 27th and 28th, West Branch Chemistry students collectively celebrated an observed Mole Day. Mrs. Gay and her students prepared snacks, drinks,...

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The Enviromentals pose with the otter. From left to right: Olivia Blasko, Katlyn Folmar, Noah Fry, Rylee Sabol, Paige Washic
Enviro"mentals" Take Home the Otter (Once Again)!
Anna Letavish, Staff Writer • May 6, 2022

This year, the Envirothon took place near Curwensville Lake on Tuesday, May 2. The teams came back with good news! Our seniors took first place, with their...

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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!...

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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...

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Live-stream technicians broadcast a girls basketball game in the high school new gym.
West Branch Students Get Behind the Camera
Shalee Hoover, Staff Writer • February 2, 2023

At the beginning of the school year, students in grades 9-12 got the opportunity to film live-stream home sporting events for the West Branch High School....

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The cover of the new Disney original animated movie, Strange World.
Movie Review: Strange World
Keagan Dobo, Staff Writer • January 31, 2023

Released this winter, Strange World is Disney’s most recent original animated movie. Nowadays, it is odd to see the words ‘original’ and ‘Disney’...

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The official release movie poster for Marvel’s Thor: Love and Thunder.
Movie Review: Thor: Love and Thunder
Tanner Schwiderske, Staff Writer • January 29, 2023

Brought to theaters on July 8th, 2022, Thor: Love and Thunder features Chris Hemsworth, Christian Bale, and Natalie Portman. The movie has a 6.3/10 on...

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A picture of Mr. Gabel when he came in to work with the band in Spring 2022.
A Musical Conversation With a Warrior Band Legend
Lily Jones, Staff Writer • January 24, 2023

In the upcoming months, former band director William Gabel will assist the Warrior Band with their spring concert composition. Mr. Gabel will attend a...

Continue Reading
Students may struggle when first starting a job, but these tips can help in getting hired.
Advice for New Student Workers
Tayla Dorbolo, Staff Writer • January 24, 2023

Before getting a first job, there are many things to consider, mainly because juggling school and a job can be difficult. Many students forget all they...

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The cover of the new Disney original animated movie, Strange World.
Movie Review: Strange World
Keagan Dobo, Staff Writer • January 31, 2023

Released this winter, Strange World is Disney’s most recent original animated movie. Nowadays, it is odd to see the words ‘original’ and ‘Disney’ in the same sentence,...

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A series poster for the Netflix sequel to a classic sitcom many have grown to love.
Series Review: That ‘90s Show
Tayla Dorbolo, Staff Writer • January 30, 2023

On January 19th, That ‘90s Show, a spin-off to the popular sitcom, That ‘70s Show, was released on Netflix. Made by the original creators of That ‘70s Show, it is...

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The official release movie poster for Marvel’s Thor: Love and Thunder.
Movie Review: Thor: Love and Thunder
Tanner Schwiderske, Staff Writer • January 29, 2023

Brought to theaters on July 8th, 2022, Thor: Love and Thunder features Chris Hemsworth, Christian Bale, and Natalie Portman. The movie has a 6.3/10 on IMDb, a 63% rotten tomatoes...

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The Netflix movie cover art for Guillermo Del Toro’s Pinocchio (2022).
Movie Review: Guillermo Del Toro's Pinocchio
Keagan Dobo, Staff Writer • January 25, 2023

When you think of Pinocchio, you probably think of the 1940 Disney classic. In 2022, there was --what seemed to be an odd amount-- of Pinocchio movies released. From the heavily...

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