Question of the Week

Posted November 9, 2017 at 6:00 am

By: Damien Ericson

This week students and staff were asked “What kind of mythical creature do you wish actually existed and why?

Ean Beavers wishes that Gremlins existed because they are cute and he would like to mass produce them sell them and then after that watch the chaos unfold after they get fed after midnight.

Brady Bergman’s dream is that a cerberus was real (a massive three headed dog) he would train that dog from a pup make it his loyal companion, take him to war, and rip apart our enemies. Merica!

Mr. Trent Ruhland’s responded, “Pegasus, because it would be like a personal helicopter.

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    Annie Get Your Gun

    November 10 & 11, 7:30 p.m. A-W Auditorium

    Annie Get Your Gun Cast Announced

    This year Akron-Westfield students will be performing Annie Get Your Gun. This musical is a fictionalized version of the life of Annie Oakley, a sharpshooter who starred in Buffalo Bill’s Wild West, and her romance with sharpshooter Frank Butler. The lyrics and music were written by Irving Berlin and the book was written by Dorothy Fields and her brother Herbert Fields.

    Performances will be Friday, November 10 and

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    Senior Spotlight



    By: Hailey Wait

    Laken Joy Mullinix, daughter of Rachel Nelson and Don Mullinix, was born in Mercy Hospital in Sioux City, Iowa on September 21,1999. Laken has five siblings: Zoe, Alayna, Sam, Sophie, and Maya.

    Laken participated in FFA, jazz choir, and the school play. Her favorite sport is basketball.

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    Question of the Week

    By: Cody Hillrichs

    This week students and staff were asked “Do you prefer Cars, Trucks, or SUV’s, and why.”

    Junior Nash Lininger said “Trucks” and proudly responded “George Washington didn’t fight off the British army so his future people could drive around in a car that would make his horses laugh. He would want us high and mighty like the men that signed that glorious declaration on July 4, 1776. Murica!”

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    Senior Spotlight



    By: Nash Lininger

    Skylar John Otten was born on October 28, 1998, to Sam and Rhonda Otten. Skylar is the eldest of his two other brothers, Kainan and Ashton.

    Skylar enjoyed playing football for all four years of his time in high school.

    His favorite

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    Senior Spotlight



    By: Kammi Bishop

    Rose Marie Witt, daughter of Alan and Anna Witt, was born on July 8, 1999. Her known nickname is Rosie. She was involved in the play, jazz choir, and speech. Her favorite sport is basketball.

    Some things Rose enjoyed as a kid were reading and watching movies. Her favorite

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    MS Boys Football team finishes tough season

    The picture has both the 7th and 8th Grade boys.

    Back Row: Coach Tanner Bundy, Cade Walkingstick, Carson James, Landyn Vossberg, Bryce Stowe,

    Elijah Hoffer, Alex Bernard, Tyson Fairbanks, Garrett Rush, Sam Phillips, Jacob Hankins, Tom Lane,

    Cale Moffatt, Parker Britton, Hayden McMahon, Coach Joel Schroeder.

    Front Row: Bryce

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    JV & C-Team football finish the season against South O’Brien Wolverines

    By: Brandon Tentinger

    The Westerner JV & C-Teams wrapped up their season with a trip to South O’Brien on Monday, October 16.

    The C-team lost by a score of 32-0. Leading the offense were Cole Moffatt, who had 34 yards rushing on 5 carries and 33 yards receiving on 2 catches; Tanner Derochie with 12 yards on 6 carries; Hunter Walkingstick with 22 yards on 3 carries, and Cecil Kidd, who caught 1 pass for 25 yards.

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    VB Seniors play in last home game

    Kiana Appley, Kora Davies, Brynn Van Eldik, Courtney Waterbury, Danika Smith, Shiloh Steen, Jordan Neubrand, and Cheridan Wenzel.