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  • Back to School!

    Back to School!

    Miss Waggoner, Journalism Advisor

    August 22, 2017

    It's that time again and the first day of school is just around the corner. Below is information you may need to start your year off right. School Registration Dates and Times: Winston Middle School 7th grade August 23rd 8-11:30 and 1:00-3:30 8th grade August 24th 8-11:30 and 1:00-3:30 McG...

  • Lookingglass Update as of 3/10/17

    Lookingglass Update as of 3/10/17

    Warrior Staff

    March 15, 2017

    The following update was posted on the Winston-Dillard School District homepage following the most recent school board meeting: Thank you Lookingglass community for your patience and understanding as we work through this difficult time. In the way of a quick update: 3/10/17 At the March 8 sch...

  • Taiko Drum Assembly

    Taiko Drum Assembly

    Warrior Staff

    March 15, 2017

    On March 8, 2017, WMS students got to view and participate in a Taiko drum assembly. Taiko is Japanese for big drum. In the assembly, the drummers played a number of drums and cymbals. There were taikos (big drums), chū-daiko (medium drums), and Shime-daiko (small drums. During the assembly the performers...

    The performers playing the taikos (big drums).

    Kate Waggoner

  • Oroville Dam Breaks

    Oroville Dam Breaks

    Sydnee Cook, Staff Writer

    February 20, 2017

    There are many dams in America, one of them is called the Oroville Dam, located in Oroville, California. It stands 770 feet tall and is the tallest dam in the U.S. and impounds the second largest man-made lake in California, Lake Oroville, holding back one trillion gallons of water. It’s about 50 years...

  • Pioneer Cabin Tree Collapsed After Snow Storm

    Pioneer Cabin Tree Collapsed After Snow Storm

    Emily Hanson, Staff Writer

    January 19, 2017

    The iconic ‘Pioneer Cabin Tunnel Tree’, collapsed on Sunday January 8th, 2017, around two p.m. The tree was at least 1000 years old. The exact height of the tree is not known yet but it was around 250 feet tall. The tunnel tree was in the redwood forests in California. It is called the tunnel tree ...

    The left shows the tree standing in all its glory and the right shows what is now left. Image from: https://s.yimg.com/ny/api/res/1.2/oxwiNV6AC6jSeryok8BoGQ--/YXBwaWQ9aGlnaGxhbmRlcjtzbT0xO3c9ODAw/http://slingstone.zenfs.com/offnetwork/4ef5df4505d4aba7cb90e982e3d881ac

Back to School!

Back to School!

Miss Waggoner, Journalism Advisor

August 22, 2017No Comments

It's that time again and the first day of school is just around the corner. Below is information you may need to start your year off right. School Registration Dates and Times: Winston Middle School 7th grade Augus...

South Korea Presidential Election

Micah Pelobello, Staff Writer

May 19, 2017No Comments

South Korea just recently held their 19th South Korean Presidential Elections, and they have picked a president. There were 15 candidates but 2 of them withdrew before the elections started. Before they decided hold the Presidential...

Pounds

Natalie Hernandez, Staff Writer

May 19, 2017No Comments

Thousands of unwanted, neglected, and stray animals pour into animal shelters everyday, overflowing the good homes available to take them in. We can try and reduce the cycle of animal births, homelessness, and deaths but...

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How did some countries get their names?

Cord Mincher, Staff Writer

October 2, 2017No Comments

Some countries have eye catching names, Like Turkey. Others are named opposite of what they are. Have you ever wondered why they were named these things? Well here’s the answers. Starting with the most interesting, Turkey....

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Check out Exspresso’s

Marisa Schultz, Staff Writer

October 2, 2017No Comments

Exspresso’s is located on 151 Northwest Douglas Boulevard, Winston, OR 97496. Their phone number is (541)679-1243. Every day except Sunday, they’re open from 6:00am to 6:30pm. Sunday’s hours are...

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March 23, 2017

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The student news site of Winston Middle School
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