The student news site of West Chicago Community High School
Emily Wissemes
This is Emily’s second year on the paper. Emily is the Editor in Chief. Emily loves writing and hopes to continue with journalism and politics throughout college and beyond. She hopes to major in digital media journalism, minor in political science, and master in sociology. Emily hopes to make a difference in the world by capturing that issues in the world after finishing her degree in 2021. She is also the goaltender for the Chicago Fury Girls AAA hockey team outside of school.

Emily Wissemes, Editor in Chief

Jan 15, 2017
We the People: Health care (Story/Photo)
Jan 06, 2017
New year, new you (Photo)
Jan 05, 2017
Laws in 2017 aim for equality and protection (Story)
Dec 18, 2016
Favorite part of the holidays revealed (Photo)
Dec 16, 2016
Turnabout dance brought back by student request (Photo)
Dec 14, 2016
Local environmental group starts film festival (Story)
Dec 08, 2016
75th anniversary of Pearl Harbor attack (Story)
Nov 25, 2016
The irony of Black Friday (Story/Photo)
Nov 22, 2016
With Thanksgiving approaching, students comment on what they are thankful for (Story/Photo/Video)
Nov 16, 2016
The rough road ahead, post election (Story/Video)
Nov 15, 2016
‘Harry Potter’ up next for Book Club (Photo)
Nov 02, 2016
Your vote matters, now more than ever (Story/Photo)
Nov 08, 2016
Markets plunge worldwide as the presidential election continues (Story/Photo)
Nov 09, 2016
North Dakota oil pipeline battle: who’s fighting and why (Story)
Nov 04, 2016
108 year drought is finally over for Chicago MLB team (Story)
Oct 31, 2016
Pixar artists new short film shows what animation can really do (Story)
Oct 29, 2016
Group promotes togetherness and individuality (Story/Photo)
Oct 26, 2016
Team faces setbacks that affect their record (Photo)
Oct 21, 2016
Halloween is just around the corner; gear up with Student Council for spirit week (Story)
Oct 21, 2016
Team advances to championship (Story/Photo)
Oct 15, 2016
Benefit performance promotes children’s literacy program (Story)
Oct 10, 2016
October starts off a busy senior year (Story/Photo)
Oct 07, 2016
Modern renovations improve students education (Photo)
Oct 04, 2016
The first presidential debate turned out to be a major slip up for Trump (Story)
Sep 27, 2016
Soccer team scores big win during first homecoming game (Story/Photo)
Sep 23, 2016
iPhone 7 v. Galaxy Note 7; Which is better? (Story)
Sep 21, 2016
Writing event has been cancelled (Story)
Sep 16, 2016
WeGot game homecoming festivities under way (Story)
Sep 13, 2016
Music department receives grant for new instruments (Story/Photo)
Sep 13, 2016
Brock Turner released early from jail after sexual assault (Story)
Sep 07, 2016
WeGo welcomes freshman students at the first pep assembly of the year (Story)
May 23, 2016
Senior athletes sign intent to play college sports (Story)
May 17, 2016
Gender neutral bathrooms raise controversy (Story)
May 16, 2016
Science class gets unexpected surprise (Photo)
May 05, 2016
How to achieve the perfect prom look (Story)
Apr 30, 2016
Heat of the moment doesn’t excuse offensive language (Story/Photo)
Apr 23, 2016
Event hosted to promote Latino culture (Story)
Apr 16, 2016
Sport competition available to students encourages healthy lifestyle (Story/Photo)
Apr 13, 2016
Business-minded students qualify for national conference (Story)
Mar 18, 2016
Classroom offers game makers test site (Photo)
Mar 18, 2016
Spring themed cakes bring revenue to foods classes (Story/Photo)
Mar 02, 2016
Football and soccer pose highest risk for concussions (Story/Photo)
Feb 23, 2016
Student artwork scheduled to be removed permanently (Story/Photo)
Jan 22, 2016
Loss of “second father” difficult on family and friends (Story)
Jan 22, 2016
Fatal accident leaves family fatherless (Story)
Jan 05, 2016
Setting goals to improve in 2016 (Story/Photo)
Dec 10, 2015
Competition out for the count at tournaments (Story)
Nov 30, 2015
Newcomers to team have good start (Story)
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