Archive for September 7th, 2017

New Year, New Band Director

New Year, New Band Director

Instruments blare to the conductor’s instruction, trained fingers move along with the notes, and the instructor beams down at his pride and joy. New Band Director Lucas Meade is starting his journey at his new job. He comes from an extensive background of musical experience, directing many bands before coming here. “I worked at a 6A program in West Texas […]

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Forty Years in the Making…

Forty Years in the Making…

The universe of Star Wars is one filled with lore created over the decades following the series’ release in 1977. Upon Disney’s acquiring of the franchise and Lucasfilm in 2012, the movie empire reset the Star Wars canon (factual in-universe events). In 2015, to celebrate the release of the first motion picture Star Wars film since 2005’s Revenge of the […]

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The New Chorus Teacher

The New Chorus Teacher

The chorus students at West Johnston are still singing, however, this year they are led by a new voice. Joshua Johnson was selected among other interested applicants to receive a position as the new vocal music and theatre arts teacher. “I stood out because I have such a strong passion for music,” Johnson said. “Music isn’t just something that I do, […]

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