WHIRLWIND

The staff are determined to continue providing childcare during the time of Covid
Caring in Covid
Gracie Balkema November 10, 2020
  The BGCA has mainly relied on community donations throughout the years, but now they are dipping into emergency funds. “We have enough money to keep for the rest of the year. The staff higher up have allowed us to dip into emergency funds, but the future looks uncertain,” Withers, said
Online Options
Online Options
Tori Thorp, Co-editor in chief • October 28, 2020

If the opportunity presented itself to you, would you choose an education in which you could bend your schedule to your will? An education in which you could choose your own holidays, decide how many hours...

All in-person activity shut down district-wide
Tori Thorp, Dezmond Remington, and Samantha Mattingly October 19, 2020

Due to COVID-19 cases in the Greater Albany Public School District, all in-person activities have been canceled indefinitely. In an email to the GAPS district, superintendent Melissa Goff stated that...

Albany’s Leadership Change
Albany’s Leadership Change
Ming Wong • November 13, 2020

Jeff Merkely and Peter Defazio are still in Congress. Shelly Boshart Davis is still representing us in state Congress. But a little closer to home, leadership is getting mixed up. After 12 years, Sharon...

Digitally Impaired
Digitally Impaired
Hannah Field, Special Editor • October 13, 2020

It’s common knowledge that school looks a lot different this year. With every student suddenly doing class from their bedroom, it’s a scramble to stay on top of work and keep morale up. But while everyone...

The Effects of Extended Screen Time on Students
The Effects of Extended Screen Time on Students
Abby Bratton • October 13, 2020

     As Coronavirus continues to ravage the nation, school season has rolled back in. Education has changed as we know it, from in-person class to staring at a computer for eight hours a day. Things...

The Student News Site of West Albany High School
The Student News Site of West Albany High School