Greenwood Pep Rally (Band Section)

With over 50 instrumentalists Greenwood High School’s band gave a powerful performance at the pep rally on Friday, September 27th. The band performed such songs as “Can’t Hold Us,” a largely popular song by American rapper Macklemore, “Don’t Phunk with My Heart” by the Black Eyed Peas, and many more. Despite the large, loud crowd,…

Middle school Homecoming Dance

Despite the fact the game ended in a tie, with the theme of the 80’s many students who attended [the Middle School Homecoming Dance from 6 to 7:45] enjoyed dancing and singing along to songs such as Thriller by Michael Jackson and Girls Just Wanna Have Fun by Cyndi Lauper. “Overall, it was a pretty…

Spirit Week Wednesday

Greenwood students worked their way into day three of Spirit Week by pairing up with friends, siblings, fellow classmates, and teachers and pretending to be twins for a day! Everyone had fun either becoming a twin or trying to figure out who the twins were. Everyone showed their creativity and had a blast!

Spirit Week Tuesday

Tuesday September 24 was the second day of Spirit Week. The halls were filled with school spirit as everyone was sporting their favorite big league teams, and even our own Greenwood athletes wore their jerseys! What a successful turnout.

Greenwood takes national gold at The Big E by Grant Carlton

Photo courtesy of Libby Baker West Springfield, Mass.–The Big E, also known as the Eastern State Exhibition, in West Springfield, Massachusetts, is known to New England as the Biggest State Fair in New England. National FFA gives the eastern states a chance each year to compete in many competitions, as well as practice for the…

Spirit Week kicks off

September 23-27 is a week for everybody to show their school spirit, and to also have a little bit of fun in the process! Spirit week’s purpose is to rev us up for this weekend’s Homecoming soccer game. To kick off the week, Monday, September 23, was tie-die day, and it was a hit! The…

Are you up to date?

Last Tuesday (September 10, 2013), Apple announced some exciting news for their users. The most important things for us here at Greenwood would be the iPhone 5S and 5C, and the brilliant new operating system for the iPhone, iOS 7. One might wonder, what is the difference between the iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C? Well,…

Class officers elected

Class officers were elected on September 16. The 2013-2014 class officers are: Presidents Abby Potter (9), Adrik Woodard (10), Raya Kellenberger (11), and Joe Sheaffer (12); Vice Presidents Morgan Burkepile (9), Sam Strong (10), Eric Alleman (11), and Lucas Grimm (12); Secretaries Jesse Sheaffer (9), Hannah Bryner (10), Kenzie McCoy (11), and Hattie Kuhns; Treasurers…

Weekend sports scores

Friday night football: Newport 7 Tri-Valley 13 Soccer: Greenwood 1 EJ 1 Greenwood 4 Halifax 2

NEWS FROM SPAIN: VISCA CATALUÑA by Jarrett Fortenbaugh

September 11, 1714 marks the date when Catalan troops were defeated by King Philip V of Spain. To this day the people of Cataluña still want their independence. Every year, on the 11th of September, all citizens of Cataluña participate in festival that carries on throughout the day. This year was different; the Catalan people organized…