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Senior Athletes Begin Next Chapter

May 31, 2018 7:32pm | Melissa Grusczynski

Although it may seem difficult to move on to the collegiate level to play sports, the New Berlin West graduating class of 2018 is a prime example of how well hard-work pays off, with 11 seniors moving on to play at the collegiate level. Dailey […]

The truth behind summer homework

May 29, 2018 7:36pm | Lauryn Lieske

It’s warm outside, the sun is shining, and there’s not a cloud in the sky. You were just released from your last day of school and the last thing you want to do or think about is the homework you are expected to complete over […]

How to score a 3 or higher on your AP exam(s)

May 2, 2018 7:53pm | Lauryn Lieske

Calling all students currently enrolled in any AP class: this is your time to study, practice, get ready, and brace yourself mentally and physically for your AP exam(s). For any AP exam, stamina, grit, focus, careful reading skills, and expertise are key factors into being […]

A Movie That Will Be Remembered for Infinity

April 27, 2018 7:18pm | Connor McKenzie

Ten years. It’s hard to believe it’s been a whopping ten years since the original release of Iron Man in 2008. Since the original Iron Man, Marvel has released 17 more movies and then the moment all superhero fans were waiting for. This month they […]

“Crimes of the Heart” Preview

March 28, 2018 7:29pm | Teagan Gumina

From April 12th to the 14th, West TAP will travel to the heart of Hazlehurst, Mississippi in the tragicomedy Crimes of the Heart written by Beth Henley. The play will follow the lives of sisters Lenny Magrath, Meg Magrath, and Babe Botrelle, played by Alyx […]

Saint Patrick’s Day: Is it celebrated at NBW?

March 16, 2018 5:45pm | Lauryn Lieske

Have you been feeling unlucky recently? Well, Saint Patrick’s Day is approaching soon on March 17th, so be ready to indulge and share this newly found good fortune with your friends and family. Saint Patrick’s Day is actually a religious holiday, but it is now […]

ACT Tips

February 20, 2018 8:45pm | Angela Pluta

The ACT is a very important test that all juniors take in spring. It helps to determine the future of colleges and possibly jobs. Understanding the basic format of the ACT can help you to your advantage, the english portion has 75 questions and 45 […]

NBW “Guys and Dolls” Preview

January 30, 2018 8:13pm | Gabrielle Bennett

“It’s energetic, it’s romantic, and it’s a lot of fun. A very enjoyable show.” says Nicholas Stockero, who plays Benny Southstreet in Guys and Dolls. Guys and Dolls is a musical, the book written in 1950 by Abe Burrows and Jo Swerling and the music […]

AP Art, Photography Students Visit Chicago

January 16, 2018 8:24pm | Lauryn Lieske

AP Art and Photography students recently took a class trip to Chicago to explore all of the different sites to see the different types of art. While at Chicago, art students participated in the following: taking the Metra Train to Chicago, walking in downtown Chicago, […]

Elementary School Nostalgia

January 11, 2018 8:17pm | Teagan Gumina

There are several collectables that aren’t as popular today as they used to be. These inventions were on popular demand following its release into stores but became less seen once new inventions came out. These souvenirs range from Silly Bandz to Rainbow Loom. Rob Croak […]