April 10, 2018


    SAT word of the day is stickler (STIK lar)The meaning of stickler is a person insisting on something; purist. Example: The track coach was a stickler for fitness and preparation.


    Student Information:

    Please see Mrs. Brigman if you are interested in a part-time job. Must be at least 15 years or older. 

    There will be a Spirit Night at Chick-fil-A at Smith Crossroads in Lenoir on April 24th from 5-8pm. A percentage of all sales on this night will go to Johannah Hayes and her family in order to pay for medical expenses due to Johannah’s diagnosis of ewing sarcoma, a rare form of bone cancer. Please come out and support this family in our community! The more chicken sold, the more money the family will receive. The goal is to make this the largest grossing Spirit Night thus far. If you have any further questions, or would like to volunteer to help, please see Morgan Taylor or Makayla Roberts.

    Cheerleading Tryouts will be April 30-May 3 from 3:30-6 each day.  If interested you may pick up information packets from Tammy Taylor, Room 307 in the Math and Science Department. There will be information packets in the box on her door if she is not in her office.


    New Beta members please see your sponsor to make sure your name is on the Program for Induction and is spelled correctly. Freshman see Mrs. T. Taylor, sophomores see Mrs. Hatton, juniors see Mrs. Kimberlin, and seniors see Mrs. King-Farthing.  Induction will be held on Thursday, April 12 after Parent Teacher Conference Meeting.

    We only have 42 Yearbooks left for purchase. Order yours today! Don't miss out!! See Ms. Storie, or one of the yearbook staff, or go online to Jostens.com.

    Juniors interested in participating in the Youth Leadership Consortium in Chicago, IL. Need to speak with Ms. Scruggs before Friday.

    CCC&TI Cosmetology Department is hosting an open house on April 17 from 2:30-5:30 if interested in this program you should attend to tour the facility, meet the instructors and enjoy refreshments. Located in the K-Building on the Hudson campus.

    Senior Information:

    Admissions Representative from Catawba College will be in the lunch room from 12 to 1 TODAY!  

    If you planning to attend UNCW, please see Ms. Scruggs for a scholarship!

    Caldwell County Rotary Club scholarship is now available.  See Mrs. Wakefield for the application.  This is separate from the Lenoir Rotary Club.

    PLEASE check out the West Caldwell scholarship page for MANY scholarships....due soon!


    Scholarships are now available for high school seniors that have applied to CCC&TI. The applications are located in the counseling office and are due April 25th to Mrs. Herman.


    Attention Seniors:  Jostens will be here Friday during all three lunches to deliver caps & gowns. You must have paid in full to pick yours up. If you have not ordered yet call 681-1712 TODAY



    All Offensive and defensive lineman meet in Coach Brigman's room after school Thursday April 12. If you cannot make it come by and see Coach Brigman or Coach Boston.


    Congratulations to the West Caldwell Men's Golf team for their 1st place finish in yesterday’s 18 hole golf match at Orchard Hills Golf course in Granite Falls.

    The Warriors finished with a team score of 316, 2 shots ahead of St. Stephens and 4 shots ahead of Alexander Central.

    Lexton Ford led the Warrior charge to victory firing a sizzling 75. Lexton finished 1 stroke behind the overall medalist in yesterday's match.

    Noah Bumgarner shot a solid 77, while teammates Matt Gurnsey and Senior Noah Watson shot 81 and 83 respectively. Senior Tyler Hedrick shot 93.

    With 3 matches remaining the Warriors are in prime position and fighting for a spot as a team in the Regionals. 

    Next up on the schedule is a trip to Alexander County for an 18 hole match at Brushy Mountain Golf course this Thursday.

    Good luck Warrior Men


    Soccer, Baseball and Softball will be at Watauga.

    Teachers: please dismiss the men's tennis team at 2:15 today for their away match at Hickory High.


    Lunch Menu

    Hot Dog


    Cajun Chicken Pasta

    Ranch Cut Potatoes


    Cole Slaw


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    February 12th, 2018


    SAT word of the day is betroth (bih TROTHED)The meaning of betroth is to promise to marry; to become engaged.  Example: Lilly is bethrothed to the captain of the basketball team.


    Student Information: 

    New National Technical Honor Society Inductees: Please turn membership money into Mrs. Brigman by Thursday, February 15th

    If you are interested in going on a fieldtrip to App Ski Mountain to ski or snowboard, join us next Friday.  The cost is only $30 for a lesson, a lift ticket, and rentals.  See Mr. Waycaster in Room 303 in the Math Department for more information. The first 40 to pay may go!

    Attention freshman, sophomores, and juniors:

    If you’re planning to attend a 2 or 4 year college, consider attending the Blue Ridge Energy Leadership Track Summit. This event takes place on March 10th, and aims to expose students to college bound essentials such as SAT/ACT prep, financial aid information, college essay writing, and more. If you’re interested in signing up or getting more information, please see your counselor!


    Sign-ups for Spring College Visits to UNC-Charlotte and Western Carolina University are now available. Please make sure you get a permission slip for them as well. 


    Senior Information

    All seniors need to check their emails for the college survey from Mrs. Huskey. You need to write your name and what college you got accepted into or plan on attending. This needs to be sent in by Friday the 16th. Thanks in advance. -Yearbook staff.


    The Austin Roberts Memorial Scholarship - For students in the NROTC program, but can be open to anyone else who is interested. Due March 1.

    Caldwell County Farm Bureau Scholarship - For students interested in attending a 2 or 4 year college. Preference is given to Farm Bureau members. Due March


    Congratulations to Devin Bumgarner, Freddy Guardiola, and Easton Griffin all qualified for the state wrestling tournament! Easton finished 3rd while Devin and Freddy finished 4th .They will be wrestling in Greensboro starting this Thursday. Everyone tell them good job, it is a huge accomplishment!


    Anyone interested in running track needs to meet in the Media Center at 3pm on Wednesday, February 14.  In order to be eligible you must have a valid physical and have passed 3 out of 4 classes last semester. The meeting will last until about 4pm. If you are unable to attend, you can see Coach Ramsey in the Social Studies Department to get information.


    Golf practice begins Wednesday, Feb. 14th.

    Practice will begin in the art room at 3:00 

    See Coach Abee if you have questions


    Men's tennis practice will start on Wednesday February 14th after school. Any men wishing to play should contact Coach Taladay.


    Lunch Menu For Tomorrow:


    Chicken Patty

    Chicken Salad

    Toasted Ham & Cheese

    Italian Salad\

    Baked Potato

    Baked Sweet Potato


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