The Oracle

The time has come: Sparta must secede from West Springfield

February 17, 2017

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We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all students are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable rights that among these are life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness — That to secu...

The paws that refreshes

The paws that refreshes

December 7, 2016

Did someone say ‘Pumpkin Spice’?

Shannon Gage, Oracle Staff Writer

December 7, 2016

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You step outside in the morning and are immediately hit with a hypothermia-inducing blast of icy air. You step outside in afternoon and are immediately hit with a heat wave comparable to the climate of the fiery pits o...

Hey, West Springfield!

Hey, West Springfield!

October 28, 2016

Construction Updates

October 28, 2016

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“Balance of still being able to do school and keep people safe, and still get things accomplished.” 1.The band room was completely changed. New floor, walls and an emergency exit. But that’s not all, the band and music...

‘Go for  the Gold’

‘Go for the Gold’

October 28, 2016

An entire page devoted to the unknown

Anna Lehman, Entertainment Editor

June 1, 2011

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I wish I could start off my story with a personal experience with aliens, such as an alien abduction or having seen a UFO, but fortunately for me I haven’t got one.  When I ponder the question, do aliens exist I always come...

How to solve a problem like Maria: Whatever

Maria Scaptura, ETC. Editor

June 1, 2011

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Well I’m stumped.  I have absolutely no clue what to write for this column. I’m sitting here in bed just typing words at random, hoping something will strike a chord with me. Speaking of chords, there’s this new movie...

The phrases that have lost their jive over the years…

Sara Blaylock, Managing Editor

May 11, 2011

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My gift to you WS, an alphabet of what not to say and what not to use: the phrases of 2010 and 2011 that are way past overdue. From A-Z this is where we have gone wrong. Asked? (Complete sarcasm because the person didn’t ...

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