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WAHS holds Jr/Sr Parent Night Thurs.

West Ashley High School (WAHS) is holding its annual Junior/Senior Parent Night Thurs., Feb. 23 at 6:15 pm in the auditorium. Information will be provided on dual credit courses, youth

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WAHS students perform staff roles for a day

West Ashley High School (WAHS) seniors recently had the opportunity to perform the duties of faculty and staff members at the annual Senior Takeover Day. The students previously had the

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West Ashley student-athletes commit to colleges

Four West Ashley High School student-athletes signed letters of intent to resume their athletic careers recently at a ceremony in the school’s main gym. They were among about 20 student

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Black education spotlighted at North Charleston forum

Non-profit SouthCarolinaCAN sponsored a panel discussion on the state of black education in Charleston and America Thursday at the Royal Missionary Baptist Church in North Charleston. The forum featured former

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WAHS Senior Makenzie Watkins wins High School Heisman

West Ashley High School Senior Makenzie Watkins was selected as the school’s High School Heisman winner, sponsored by Wendy’s. The award was established by Wendy’s founder Dave Thomas, who wanted

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WAHS baseball fundraiser set for The Joe

The West Ashley High School (WAHS) Wildcat Baseball Team Booster Club is hosting an oyster roast and silent auction Saturday, January 14 from 5-8 pm at the Joseph P. Riley,

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WAHS girl wins national target shooting competition

West Ashley High School sophomore Kelsey Carroll recently won the target shooting competition at National Youth Hunt in Omaha, Georgia. She was the only female among the 10 contestants selected

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West Ashley High robotics team wins fall competitions

West Ashley High Schools fielded robotics teams which recently won regional competitions at Palmetto Scholars Academy in North Charleston and Lady’s Island Middle School in Beaufort County. The competitions were

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SC voters want more school choice options

A recent poll conducted by the non-profit group SouthCarolinaCAN determined that a large majority of South Carolina voters want parents to have more options about which schools their children may

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West Ashley air rifle team wins regional competition

West Ashley High School’s Naval Junior ROTC (NJROTC) air rifle team recently won a regional qualifying competition at Summerville High School.  The squad will compete for the state championship January

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