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Cruising on a Saturday night

Cruising on a Saturday night

Jozlyn West , staff reporter October 13, 2020

Grab your friends and family and head on down to Cheyenne's car cruise, on Carey Ave. Here in Cheyenne there is a car cruise held every Saturday night to help local charities and organizations to raise...

Keeping up with that Covid-19 trend

Keeping up with that Covid-19 trend

Jozlyn West , Ava Kuczarski, and Savannah Whittecar October 13, 2020

In the world we live in we have made a drastic change in schools and other businesses because of a new virus. East High School has had to take several measures to keep students and teachers safe in the...

Parker Bachelder competes in dramatic interpretation.

East High School’s debate team wins virtual state championship

Speech team wraps up win for third straight title
Ms. Kathryn Palmer, WTE Reporter Originally published Apr 29, 2020 May 6, 2020

Reprinted with permission When Hernan Rodriguez woke up March 14, he was ready to debate. Rodriguez, a sophomore member of East High School’s speech and debate team, had spent Friday night’s...

Cheer squad finishes as one of the best in the state

Cheer squad finishes as one of the best in the state

Cristiona Morales May 6, 2020

Thunderbird Cheer rolled into Casper for State Cheer in March with high expectations. After nearly a year of prep, the team wanted championships. They knew they had great routines, and they knew they looked...

The Buell family shows off their T-Bird Fanatic best for Virtual Spirit Week.

East High Spirit happens virtually everywhere

Cristiona Morales May 6, 2020

With most schools and districts shut down for the foreseeable future, many schools struggled to find ways to connect with their students. One idea that popped into a few teachers' minds was the concept...

Asia Trip

Asia Trip

Kani Miller, Junior Editor October 4, 2019

From the small quiet town of Cheyenne to the very crowded streets of Asia, last June, twelve students traveled to Cambodia, Thailand, and Vietnam for 11 days. Mrs. Zumo, the biology teacher, set up the...

Marching with the Rocket Man

Marching with the Rocket Man

Lana Novotny, Reporter August 30, 2019

In preparation for the upcoming state marching band competition, the East High Marching Band went to Estes Park for band camp. The ideas behind the time at camp are to build relationships, focus on...

Thunderbird Nation Takes Over County Fair

Thunderbird Nation Takes Over County Fair

Challeni Riddle, Senior Editor August 13, 2019

East High proudly boasts one of the strongest Ag programs in the state. From raising livestock to community service to creating ag awareness, the East High programs are leaders in the state.   When...

Taking Care of Business in Texas

Taking Care of Business in Texas

Bailey Miller, Reporter June 29, 2019

In late June, the East High chapter of Future Business Leaders of America headed to the national FBLA convention in San Antonio, Texas. FBLA is recognized as the largest business student organization...

Welding Program is Right on Target

Welding Program is Right on Target

Thunderbolt Staff, Reporter April 19, 2019

Across America, a huge need for master tradespeople exists. With the baby boomer generation retiring, a huge opportunity awaits millennials and Generation Z to earn positions in trade careers. Aside from...

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The Safari Diaries

Avalon Skinner and Steph Sommer May 21, 2018

The excitement of seeing wild elephants for the first time was too much to handle. After getting stuck in Atlanta, flying for a whole day, and dealing with a drought, the elephants were breathtaking. Follow...

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