With football season recently coming to a close here at WCHS it’s time to get ready for some basketball. Although they did lose some great athletes, the team has gained many students who are new to the sport and freshmen. Another change to the basketball team this year is the head coach. Coach Chase Mills… Read More The Boys Basketball Team Welcomes New Faces
If you could have anything for Christmas, what would it be and why? “I’d like a nice, new 72 inch backboard basketball hoop from Dunham’s because I enjoy basketball and it looks nice.” – Cody Foutty “I would probably want makeup because I’m obsessed. Preferably Cover Girl mascara and eyeliner.”- Cary Scheuler “I would like… Read More What WCHS students want for Christmas
The Lady Tigers Basketball team kicked off the season versus St. Mary’s with a home opener. The team consists of Cori Hughes, Sarah Cunningham, Caitlin Cottrell, Loden Campbell, Taylor Anderson, Morgan Wagner, Haylie Anderson, and Sydney Woods. The Varsity starters this year are Cori Hughes, Sarah Cunningham, Caitlin Cottrell, Loden Campbell, and Taylor Anderson. These… Read More Lady Tigers Improve for a Better Season
Wirt County High School Band thrives through marching season and now into concert season. They have been to many competitions over the past few months. They are having a lot of success as well. The first competition of the year was the Oil and Gas Festival on September 17th. Wirt band did very well with… Read More Band and Choir Transition from Marching to Concert Season
YLA is founded on three main pillars: Leadership, Character, and Service. During this time of year, the season of giving, Wirt County YLA has set out to give in many different ways. They have many service projects up and running for the holiday season. To start off the Christmas spirit, YLA members volunteered their time… Read More YLA Helps Spread Christmas Cheer
The Wirt County Library has been undergoing some changes to create a new environment that people are starting to enjoy. Along with the new paint job and resources, the library now gives students and people around the community a chance to get crafty and create fun projects. At least once a month the craft group… Read More Library Becomes a Maker Space
Throughout the years, there are many traditions being passed through generations of families, and with each one there is always something unique. Whether it’s having your grandma’s “made with love” fruit cake that you end up using as a door stop or splitting the wishbone of the Thanksgiving turkey, traditions are a must. To get… Read More What’s Your Christmas Tradition?
Tis’ the season to hear your mom yell at a pine tree that doesn’t fit through your door-frame, and listen to the overplayed music on the radio. Christmas is the holiday that brings out the people that love the cheerful spirit and the not-so-much ones. The cheery holiday not only brings loved ones together, but… Read More Need a Date Idea for Christmas Break?
December 1st, Wirt County High School welcomed former student Emily Smith to speak about the importance of giving blood and becoming an organ donor. Emily has been through multiple blood transfusions and even underwent a liver transplant. Emily has had upwards of 40 blood transfusions and will more than likely need many more. She also… Read More Blood Drive Results in 39 Donations