Award Night With Big Surprises

Katie Johnson, Editor

April 28, 2011

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Opinion

February 27th marked the 83rd annual Academy Awards at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood, CA. Although the night was full of big wins, and even bigger gowns, the entertainment aspect fell short. The ceremony began with a parody t...

Teens Need To Think Twice About Tanning Beds

Katie Johnson, Editor

April 27, 2011

Filed under Opinion

As noted in the article “From the Nurse’s Office” in the Principal’s Newsletter, U.S tanning salons are thinking about closing their doors to minors. Teenagers under the age of 18 would need parent permission to use...

NY court upholds ruling in Connecticut school case

AP News Wire

April 27, 2011

Filed under News

NEW YORK (AP) - A federal appeals court in New York has agreed that Connecticut school officials acted reasonably and constitutionally when they disciplined a student for an Internet posting she wrote off school grounds. The...

Winter Athletes Named to The Day’s All-Area Teams

Staff Reports

April 26, 2011

Filed under Sports

This week, The New London Day named five WHS student athletes to its 2011 All-Area teams. The award caps an impressive season for senior Liz Bashir, shot putter for the indoor track team.  Bashir earned first place this sea...

Sophomore Takes Junior Single Action Shooting Prize

Samantha Autencio, Reporter

April 26, 2011

Filed under Student Life

Sophomore Emily Stuchell traveled to Phoenix, Arizona this February where she won the Single Action Shooting Society’s National Championship Junior Girls' Division. The SASS cowboy action shooting competition was held at what was previousl...

Orange You Glad For Spring Fashion?

Katie Johnson, Reporter

April 26, 2011

Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Spring cleaning is not only time to dust away those winter cobwebs, but is also time to clean out that dusty old closet full of last season’s wardrobe. Milan Fashion Week introduced various new styles that will change the spring...