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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 mass job openings, there's always a need for metal fabricators, welders, plumbers, carpenters, and...

Thunderbird Speech and Debate Continues Run to State title

Thunderbird Speech and Debate Continues Run to State title

Thunderbolt Staff, Reporter

March 12, 2019

As they’ve done all year, East High Speech and Debate rolled into another tournament and came away victorious. Only this time, the tournament meant a little more. For the second year in a row, the team has earned the title of State Champion. The annual tournament, this year held in Riverton on March...

The Safari Diaries

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 along with this experience as Stephani Sommer and Avalon Skinner tell their story of nine IB students...

Prom 2k18

Prom 2k18

Caitlyn Steen, Reporter

May 11, 2018

  There is only a few things a princess marks on her calendar of her last year of high school. Prom may be a senior dance, but it’s important because it’s the final dance of four years of high school. It’s the night of beautiful ball gowns and tuxedos, fancy dinners, and a limousine ...

Harvey is Honored as a Hero

Harvey is Honored as a Hero

Caitlyn Steen, Reporter

April 19, 2018

Some of the greatest heroes of world war 2 were deleted from the American history books. The Tuskegee Airmen were some of the bravest and most successful pilots of the war. But they had one problem - they were black. Tuskegee Airmen James Harvey 3 came to East high to talk to the students about his experience...

East Wins First State Wrestling Title Since 1965

East Wins First State Wrestling Title Since 1965

Jeremiah Johnke, WTE Sports Editor

February 26, 2018

Cheyenne East didn’t have an individual state champion, but won the title that mattered most Saturday night at Casper Events Center. The Thunderbirds finished with 216.5 team points to win their first Class 4A wrestling title since 1965. “Our kids worked hard,” East coach Thad Trujillo said....

Turnabout Turn Up

Turnabout Turn Up

Steph Sommer, Senior Editor

February 22, 2018

Prank’d

Avalon Skinner, News Editor

May 26, 2017

Walking into the school first thing on May 22 was a shock. A horse skeleton in the lobby, balloons in the toilets, and chairs hanging from the ceiling greeted the students of East High. It was all remnants of the class of 2017, and their final salute to high school. “The purpose of the senior p...

Spirit Spectacular

Spirit Spectacular

Avalon Skinner, News Editor

May 25, 2017

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