Dr. Mike Fulton Approved to be new Superintendent

Annalissa Houser, Online Copy Editor

February 14, 2018

Filed under News

The school board welcomed Dr. Mike Fulton as the new superintendent with a unanimous vote. Fulton has been the superintendent of the Pattonville School District in the St. Louis area for the past 11 years.

Donations to Steven and Nioka’s families

Annalissa Houser

February 5, 2018

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NW parents and students have been searching for a way to donate to the families of the freshmen that passed away, Steven and Nioka. This Friday, Feb. 9, Cougars Community Commitment will host third quarter Cappuccino Day, with...

Students in mourning after the loss of two students

Annalissa Houser, Online Copy Editor

January 29, 2018

Filed under News

The NW community is mourning two students who have passed away two days apart (Jan 22 and 24). According to the Shawnee Police, the deaths are unrelated and the students have been identified as freshmen Steven Cohenour and Nioka...

Ball of Stress

Ball of Stress

December 18, 2017

Not So Late Night Assembly

Annalissa Houser, Online Copy Editor

November 27, 2017

Filed under Events, News

Northwest’s traditional winter sport kick off assembly, “Not so Late Night” will occur Nov. 29 at 7 p.m. in the main gym. During the assembly, there will be multiple performances from cheerleading and drill team, speakers from v...

Canned Food Drive

Asher Norberg, Copy Editor

November 14, 2017

Filed under News

The annual canned food drive run by Student Council wrapped up last week, raising approximately $4,000 and 6,000 food items for people in need. For small classes, Ledbetter came in first, Walker in second and Morris in third. ...

Students sign letters of intent

November 9, 2017

Filed under Announcements, News, Sports

Nine NW seniors signed letters of intent to continue their athletic careers at the collegiate level. Morgan Berry—Ottawa University—Volleyball Molly Born—Oklahoma State University—Track and Cross Country Alaina...

The Halloween Carnival will be on Oct. 28

Cate Taggart, Staff Writer

October 27, 2017

Filed under Announcements

The NW Halloween Carnival is an annual event that occurs the Saturday before Halloween and this year lands on Oct.28. The carnival runs from 6-8 p.m. and involves organizations at Northwest putting together Halloween-themed booth...

Friday Night’s Football Game

Jake Ditto, Staff Writer

October 19, 2017

Filed under News

Oct. 20 is the homecoming game at the SM North District Stadium. Before the game, senior night ceremonies will take place for football and cheer.  During halftime, the homecoming queen will be announced. Her king will be ann...

Homecoming Parade

Cate Taggart

October 19, 2017

Filed under News

The NW homecoming parade is sponsored by Kiera O’Boyle, Morgan Moberg and the administration and booster clubs. The homecoming parade is Friday, Oct. 20 and is not only a spirit event but also a competition between grade ...

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