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Stories from Wiregrass Ranch High School
Schools implementing a new wave of education
Features

Patrick Amis | November 18, 2020

The bureau of Labor and Statistics reports that STEM jobs, those trained in science, technology, engineering or mathematics, are growing at a faster rate than all other jobs and computing degrees are the…

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Girls wrestling: finding their strength
Sports

Justin Amis | November 6, 2020

Since opening in 2006, Wiregrass Ranch has seen major progression in its wrestling organization and in recent years, an increase in female participation. Head coach, Jamey Ketler, began a push to recruit…

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Wiregrass senior, Joshua Hood, Wins 2020 Florida State Fair Donut Eating Contest
Features

Tyler Mesnekoff | February 28, 2020

A feat that has never been accomplished by a Wiregrass student in school history: Donut Eating Contest champion. Joshua Hood, a senior, won the competition, eating six Amish donuts from Peachey’s Baking…

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Medal of Honor recipients share their wisdom with the Ranch
Features

Emilie Ramos | December 11, 2019

Friendship. Communication. Forgiveness. Medal of Honor recipients, John Baca and Florent Groberg spoke on the importance of these qualities during a presentation at Wiregrass Ranch on October 24th.

Florent…

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Former WRHS student, EJ Hines, goes viral for rapping with DaBaby
Features

Tyler Mesnekoff | October 15, 2019

EJ Hines, former Wiregrass Ranch High School student, and current FAMU student, went viral over the weekend after a video of him rapping “OFF THE RIP” word-for-word with DaBaby surfaced. As of October…

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Coach Wilson’s legacy continues with 200th win
Sports

Philip Carvalho | January 29, 2019

Coach David Wilson earned his 200th game win coaching for the Wiregrass Ranch boys soccer team last Wednesday, as his team defeated Steinbrenner 2-0. Coach Wilson has worked at the Ranch since its’ opening…

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2018: A year of stellar Anime
Arts & Entertainment

Stephen White II | January 2, 2019

Over the past 5 years, Anime has started to skyrocket into the mainstream culture like never before. As the year winds down, it’s clear that this year in particular has been one of the best for Anime in…

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The Shining: a perfect scare
Arts & Entertainment

Nathan Thayer | December 19, 2018

How many times has a movie truly made you feel scared? Made you feel a sense of uneasiness to where you don’t feel safe sitting in the theater? Many of the new age horror films released annually attempt…

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Marvel’s “Spider-Man” for PS4 is a movement-based masterpiece
Arts & Entertainment

Nathan Thayer | December 6, 2018

One of the world’s most beloved superheroes, Spider-Man, swings back onto home consoles with a new game on the PS4, to the immense praise of many critics. Set in New York City, the “Amazing” Spider-Man…

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Mid90s is a nostalgic skate punk experience everyone should see
Arts & Entertainment

Nathan Thayer | November 21, 2018

From the beautiful writing and directing of Jonah Hill comes one of the best movies of 2018. Set in sunny Los Angeles, Mid90s tells a coming-of-age tale of thirteen-year-old Stevie, played by Sunny Suljic….

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Red Dead Redemption 2: The most anticipated open world game
Arts & Entertainment

Nathan Thayer | November 20, 2018

GTA developer Rockstar’s open world games have always been known to shine brightly; however, will the long-anticipated sequel to the beloved 2010 classic, Red Dead Redemption blow fans out of the water…

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