Foreign exchange student experiences new culture

By: Erin Pratt Could you imagine being away from your home for a year? With no family or friends? That is exactly what senior Gabby Guimaraes is experiencing. Guimaraes has been in the states since August and has been staying with junior Alyssa Rester’s family. “ Living with someone new is definitely something I had…

Secret Garden: Getting into character

By: Tiffany Barnes Auditions for this year’s spring musical, The Secret Garden, started right before winter break in December. Members of the cast, tech crew, pit crew, and stage crew were selected this past Monday after call backs. Junior Josh Thomas was ecstatic when he heard he got the leading male role. “I was nervous…

Jumping into the snow season dance

By: Alyssa Rester Winter formal, the one time a year that juniors and seniors from all three of Walled Lake high schools can come together to share a night out on the dance floor. Winter Formal 2018 will take place February 10 at the Royal Oak Farmers’ Market. Tickets will be $15 and will be…

Yummy pancakes for women’s basketball team

By: Tiffany Barnes Hungry for some pancakes? Come down to the school on Saturday, January 27 to get your full of pancakes! Bring your friends and family to mingle and to help support the women’s basketball team. It’s from 8:00 am-12:00 pm. The team and their families will be down to enjoy a great breakfast.…

WLC students give back

By Erin Pratt As some people are getting ready for break, others are getting ready to give back. At WLC, that often means taking part in the annual holiday gift drive which gives students and staff the opportunity to ‘adopt’ a child so that the child will receive gifts this holiday season. The students at…

The most stressful time of the semester: Midterms

By: Erin Pratt As winter break ends and the start of January begins, there is only one thing on everyone’s minds around Walled Lake Central: finals. With all the recent snow and cold days, lessons have been cut short and teachers are trying to cram in as much information as possible before giving their final…

2017’s greatest teacher

By: Tiffany Barnes The nominees for Walled Lake Central’s 2017 Teacher of the Year were very qualified, and the honor went to English Teacher Justin Schumacher.   “I didn’t expect to win this year, but it was an honor to be a nominee with my other great colleagues,” said Schumacher. “I thank my students, my…