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School partners with Community Action Agency for coat drive

School partners with Community Action Agency for coat drive

Mackenzie Moore, Web Journalist

January 18, 2019


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   Northwest staff are collecting gently used outdoor winter apparel, (hats, mittens, coats, boots, and scarves). In partnership with the Community Action Agency they are collecting all of these items that are in good condition.    High school items can be dropped off at any NW School office thr...

Event planned to support the Camburn family

Nicole Mata, Web Editor-in-Chief

January 11, 2019


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  The DeVolder family is planning an event to help support the Camburn family.     Senior Meghan Camburn, and her sister Erin,  learned their father, Gary Camburn, was ill. He  was diagnosed with leukemia and has recently been undergoing a bone marrow transplant.   The event is a spag...

Career Center to present for 10th grade students

Career Center to present for 10th grade students

Malena Gurnee, Web Journalist

December 11, 2018


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  The Jackson Area Career Center will be coming to Northwest next Thursday, Dec. 13. They will be helping the 10th grade students with signing up for the Feb. tour.   Presentations will be held in the media center. They will be doubling up on classes to make sure they are not disturbed for...

Students help raise money for Educando Vidas (Educating Lives)

Students help raise money for Educando Vidas (Educating Lives)

Anthony Cole, Web Journalist

December 7, 2018


Filed under News Briefs, Showcase

   Recently, there was a guest speaker from Guatemala talking to Spanish teacher Mrs. Rebecca Moulton’s 3-5 hours. The speaker, Sra. Garcia, works with a group called Educando Vidas (Educating Lives) and was sharing information about her country. They raise money to help children attend public sch...

Holiday Festivities at Daddy Daughter Dance

Holiday Festivities at Daddy Daughter Dance

Anthony Cole, Web Journalist

November 30, 2018


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  Northwest invites you to the 18th Annual Daddy Daughter Dance. The event will be held on Saturday, Dec. 1st from 6 to 8 p.m. in the Northwest Early Elementary School Gym and Cafeteria. There will be lively music, food, festive surprises, and a chance to get a picture with Santa.    Contact t...

Subway partners with Give Hope Disaster Relief

Subway partners with Give Hope Disaster Relief

Kailtyn Gier, Web Editor-in-Chief

November 14, 2018


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Find Your Future Fair coming to Northwest on November 20

Find Your Future Fair coming to Northwest on November 20

Mackenzie Moore, Web Journalist

November 12, 2018


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  Northwest High School is having its annual Find Your Future Fair (FYFF) on Tuesday Nov. 20. FYFF is a way for students to get a first-hand look at a few of the potential career paths they could take. The school chooses 6 different career pathways for students to pick an occupation from.   Afte...

Northwest school board voting results

Northwest school board voting results

Kaitlyn Gier, Web Editor-in-Chief

November 12, 2018


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Choir to shine during Sweet Music fundraiser

Choir to shine during Sweet Music fundraiser

November 8, 2018


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Sweet Music will happen tomorrow evening, November 9. It is an annual fundraiser for the high school choir program.  It will be located in the cafetorium and the doors will open at 5 p.m. with concessions starting at 5:30 p.m. Performances will begin at 6 p.m. Tickets prices are: $8 per student,...

Pop socket sale to raise money for Give Hope trip

Pop socket sale to raise money for Give Hope trip

Nicole Mata, Web Editor-in-Chief

November 8, 2018


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For $10, the Give Hope people are selling Northwest pop sockets to raise money for their upcoming trip.

Halloween dress up supports Youth Haven

Halloween dress up supports Youth Haven

November 2, 2018


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The student body was able to dress up on Oct. 31 for Halloween. Costumes had to be school appropriate. Weapons, fake blood, masks, hats and face paint that covers your entire face were not allowed.  The cost was one dollar to wear a costume and names were included into a drawing. The winner received...

Economics class sponsors dodge-ball for dogs fundraiser

Economics class sponsors dodge-ball for dogs fundraiser

Kaitlyn Grier, Web Editor-In-Cheif

October 25, 2018


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   Dodge 4 Dogs is a community event sponsored by first hour Economics. The event will be held on Saturday, November 3 in the high school gym. Registration will start at 11:15 a.m. and will run from 12-2:00 p.m.    To attend, students will pay five dollars at the door or there is also an option ...

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