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This displays a blank bracket that students filled out with the different categories representing the groups of animals displayed in the tournament.
Mammal Madness in the animal kingdom
Jasmine Hermosillo-Padilla , Editor-in-Chief Catalyst Online • April 5, 2021

Throughout the month of March, thousands of people create brackets to rank anything from sports teams to favorite local restaurants. For Biology and Zoology classes, teacher Kristen Holzer proposed the idea of Mammal Madness brackets,...

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Eliza Donley’s Creative Design class presented original product prototypes to a panel of judges. The competition was largely based on the popular TV show, “Shark Tank.” “I really wanted to promote my department and give the class some spark, so other students would want to take it,” Donley said. “In the past, students would just present to the teacher. I thought it would be more fun to have it be like the TV show and get some other people in the school involved.”
Competing in dangerous waters
Kaden Roth, Staff Reporter • April 2, 2021

On March 25, Family and Consumer Science (FCS) teacher Eliza Donley’s Creative Design class brought their most convincing salesperson strategies to the library in the hopes of winning a Shark Tank-inspired competition. The project...

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The COVID-19 vaccine is a crucial component as the nation works toward normalcy. As Nebraska goes into phase two of the vaccination protocol some Millard West students are eligible to receive the vaccine. And as pharmaceutical companies continue clinical trials the vaccine will hopefully be available to all students.
The beginning of the end
Annabelle Harshbarger, Staff Reporter • April 2, 2021

The long-awaited “end” to the pandemic seems to be ever so slowly approaching as vaccines continue to be administered worldwide. With over 51 million Americans fully vaccinated and around 17% of Nebraskans vaccinated, the future's...

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The leading Best Picture front-runner for 2021, "Nomadland" is one of the most beautiful films of the year.
"Nomadland" soars to beautiful heights
Edison Geiler, MWHS Wildcat News Editor-in-Chief • April 20, 2021
In the poster for the season six premier of Gossip Girl Serena Van der Woodsen, Chuck Bass, Blair Waldorf, Dan Humphrey, Jenny Humphrey, and Nate Archibald strike a post.
Gossip Girl is Gone
April 2, 2021
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