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  • December 5On Wednesday December 5, an anti-abortion protest was held before first period on the main street entrance sidewalk

  • December 3Boys Wrestling won against Proviso West 56-15

  • December 3Varsity Boys Basketball won home opener against Proviso West 85-54

Letter from the Editor

Matt Troher, Editor-In-Chief

December 20, 2018

Filed under Opinions

When I arrived at school on the morning of Wednesday, Dec. 5, I was jarred by the scene unfolding in front of the school. Before I had the chance to react as a journalist, I reacted as a person. I am not squeamish, but once I ...

NASA employee speaks at DGN

Logan Maramba, Opinion Editor

November 13, 2018

Filed under News

DGN hosted a guest speaker from NASA come to speak to students at the school Friday Nov. 9. Ryan Prouty sees herself as just a normal kid from Wyoming. She claimed that her receiving of her first ever B, in Calculus, is why she ...

STAFF EDITORIAL Anonymous Alert isn’t used properly

November 7, 2018

Filed under Editorials, Opinions

The Anonymous Alert system was introduced as a way for the District 99 community to communicate potential safety threats to administration smoothly and in a timely matter. To submit an alert the submitter has to identify as...

IHSA to implement shot clock for 2019-2020 basketball season

Zain Bando, Sports Editor

May 11, 2018

Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

The state of Illinois may have to purchase shot clocks for the 2019-2020 basketball season if a new rule gets approved, according to IHSA. There are nine states who currently have clocks. Each of them is 35 seconds long, which ...

Student’s advocate for safety: students attend Willowbrook High School student forum on safety and gun control

Sophie Karrow, In-Depth Editor

March 19, 2018

Filed under Features, News, Uncategorized

    The morning took off with 400 students from 29 different high schools spread out across blue bleachers in the Willowbrook High School field house. All attendees took part in a safety forum to voice their op...

WALKOUT

WALKOUT

March 19, 2018

Inaccessibility prevents enjoyment of games

Zain Bando, Sports Editor

March 12, 2018

Filed under Columns, Sports

When I was a sophomore during the 2015-16 school year, the varsity basketball team qualified for the regional playoffs at Lyons Township. I had followed the team periodically throughout the year, because I managed at the sophom...

Wrestling teaches mental and physical toughness

Kyle Schirle, A&E Editor

February 22, 2018

Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

Toughness, many think you are born with this trait. This was my opinion in my younger years, going through various sports like soccer, baseball and field hockey, always thinking that I was a tough kid. However, I was quickly sla...

Wrestling establishes social media presence

Zain Bando, Sports Editor

January 25, 2018

Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

As wrestlers sprawl on the mats looking for a position to set up pins, fans cheer while coaches guide their team to victory. While wrestling may be a physical sport, there is an element that DGN wrestling continues to establis...