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Announcements December 8th- December 14th, 2019

06 December 2019

GENERAL: The Choral Department presents its Winter Concert this Sunday, December 15th at 3 pm. Admission is $5 at the door. This concert will feature Concert Choir in their traditional Candlelight Processional. Yearbooks are on sale at a discounted price. The cost is $65 until January 26th when the price will increase to $70. Have the […]

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The Decade is Ending

16 December 2019

By: Kamren Hale The decade is ending soon and we’ve done so much since 2010. It has been fun, crazy, and interesting , but here are some things that have happened since the beginning of the decade. On April 2010: The first iPad came out On March 2011: Rebecca Black’s “Friday” was released On April […]

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A Disney + Review

12 December 2019

By: Samantha Hodge Disney+ is a new app created by The Walt Disney Company tha has a variety of movies and tv shows for any age to pick from. It also streams Disney and Fox’s legacy content . The app came out on November 12th, but it was originally announced in September of 2017. Disney+ […]

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Top 5 Christmas Movies of All Time

Top 5 Christmas Movies of All Time

12 December 2019

By: Macie Nester People of all ages have many different opinions on the top Christmas movies. This is the list that my Journalism class agreed on as the top 5 Christmas movies of all time. Elf– The Elf is one of the most popular classic movies and is many people’s favorite movie. First of all, […]

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BROKEN STREAK! HOOS CRUSH HOKIES 39-30

09 December 2019

It’s been a long 15 years but finally, UVA football is victorious over Virginia Tech. The Cavs, built by coach Bronco Mendenhall and led by QB Bryce Perkins beat the Hokies in Scott Stadium advancing to 9-4 and to the Orange Bowl against Miami. The last bowl game UVA played was last year against South Carolina […]

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Little Giants on the Slopes

Little Giants on the Slopes

05 December 2019

By: Macie Nester Three years ago, Mr. Wion, a science teacher at Waynesboro High School, had the “solid” idea to make a snowboard and ski club at Waynesboro High School. He asked one of his co-workers, Mr. Johnson, to help him get it started. These two amazing teachers love the sport and their students, so […]

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Wrestling Season Starting

04 December 2019

By: Kamren Hale As the shoes get tied and as the knee pads get worn in, the wrestling season begins once again. This season, some people are looking forward to the hard work that leads to the tournaments ahead. Now that Waynesboro High School has some new additions, it has a bigger team than last […]

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What Are You Thankful For?

04 December 2019

By: Peyton McNorton With Thanksgiving just in the rearview mirror, we at Giantword asked each other what are we thankful for. Here is how some journalism students responded: Shauna Wilson, grade 11 Sam Sikora, grade 12 Macie Nester, grade 11 Ruth Fiske, grade 11 Raylene Dewhurst, grade 11 Natalie Strack, grade 9 Next, we asked […]

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Road to the Playoffs, Let’s Talk!

03 December 2019

By: Dregan Giles As we’re currently in week 15 of the NFL, the regular season is coming to an end. This brings one major question to how the playoffs will go: who will make the playoffs? For a start here are the basics of the playoffs. Each conference (four divisions for the two conferences) will […]

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Should College Athletes be Paid?

Should College Athletes be Paid?

03 December 2019

By: Sam Sikora For years, there has been a major debate regarding whether or not collegiate athletes should be paid. Some say that paying athletes would ruin the integrity of college sports. Others claim that they deserve the money for the prowess in their sport. Regardless of your opinion, let’s look at the basic facts […]

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