Why the school should not support every student going to college

The Wednesday Society

March 24, 2020

On March 3rd, Waunakee High School juniors all took the ACT. For 5 hours, the entire class of juniors sat filling out bubbles on a standardized test, so they can eventually get an ACT score, which they can use to apply to colleg...

Head out to the polls on April 7th

Sam Kaufmann, Opinion Editor

March 24, 2020

During the fall election season, many people head to the polls and vote in races for the House, presidency, governor, and Senate seats. However, in just under four weeks, there will be another election that is arguably of near equal ...

Teenagers unwanted in public spaces

Kailee Willers, Columnist

March 24, 2020

There are no places for teenagers to go. This epiphany struck me on March 3rd. The juniors were taking the ACT, and I needed a quiet place to do my homework, as many often do. The first solution was obvious: my house. But like...

Why we ought to pick our own seats in every class

The Wednesday Society

March 5, 2020

When in the course of human events, it becomes necessary for one person to dissolve the studious bands which have connected them with another, and to assume among the other students in the classroom, the superior opportunity to lea...

Mixed feelings on athletic conference realignment

Sam Kaufmann, Opinion Editor

January 29, 2020

Next year’s football matchups will look a bit different than past years. Why? After Watertown and Beaver Dam joined the Badger Conference in 2017, it was decided to revisit the conference alignment after two years. The conference...

Proposed public pool facility a long-needed amenity for Waunakee

The Wednesday Society

January 29, 2020

The Waunakee village government has been working on a study to finally construct some sort of public pool facility in town. It will take time to put a referendum, reports, and designs together (as well as choose a site), but Wau...

High school employment builds character

Sydney Jezik, News Editor

January 29, 2020

Any modern high school student with a notion of the current job climate . . . so most high schoolers, of course . . . will know that employment is right now on a downturn. Nearly every place, it seems, is short-staffed. Target...

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