The Sterling

Senior Interview At Morton West: Carlos Serrano

Adrian De Santiago, Reporter

December 6, 2017

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Q: What types of activities do you do here at Morton ? A: I joined track and field during my time in Morton West because I enjoy the sport, I also became a FMP to show the freshman that there is cool mentors in the school. ...

Teen Phone Addiction

Alyssa Price, Reporter

December 6, 2017

Filed under Community, Lifestyle & Culture

Do you ever feel lost without having your phone in your hand or even around you? Well this is a common sign of phone addiction. According to CNN.com, 50% of teens admit they are addicted to their phones. Alondra Zaragoza, a...

Jimmy John’s Winners

Kiandria Armstead, Reporter

December 6, 2017

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The JS Morton District along with Joshua McMahon, principal of JS Morton West High School, conducted a program called Freaky Fast to Class. Zakkery Bock and Samuel Linares, both seniors at Morton West, were the September and ...

Kathryn Grosse – Morton West Senior

Kiana Ventura, Editor

November 13, 2017

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Q: Are you going to college?  A: Eventually. Q: Are you going right after high school? A: I'm not going right after high school. I'm going to take a break. Q: Do you have any idea what college you want to go to?...

The Foreign Exchange Student

Jaleicia Staples

November 13, 2017

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How well do you know Morton West? Did you know we have an abundance of foreign exchange students here at West? Have you noticed them?  Have you notice but were too afraid to ask them about themselves? Meeting new people is fun...

Snapchat Vs. Instagram

Jocelyn Cambron, Reporter

November 13, 2017

Filed under Community, Lifestyle & Culture, Uncategorized

Snapchat and Instagram are two apps that serve very similar purposes. They both share and distribute images and videos yet can be different in so many ways. Each app has their own strengths, weakness, and best uses.  Two Morton...

Making Morton Magnificent

Making Morton Magnificent

October 30, 2017

Family Favorites

Tais Guerra, Features Journalist

October 30, 2017

Filed under Community, Features, Lifestyle & Culture

Does your family have any interesting traditions?  The Sterling decided to go around and ask the students about their family members and the way they got along. The definition of family is a group consisting of parents and children living together in a hou...

Friday Night Lights Soccer Edition

October 30, 2017

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Morton West Friday Night lights soccer game, was vs Round Lake High school  September 28,2017, which resulted in a tie 1-1. Morton had a really tough game against Round Lake. Throughout the first half both Morton and Round Lake...

Cars arriving in 2018

Angel Davila, Reporter

October 30, 2017

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The year 2018 is only a few months away, and new cars will be coming out along with new forms of technology. New vehicle’s performance will be astonishing because the technology will be better and more advanced than previous...

The Night School Experience

October 30, 2017

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Have you ever wondered what night school is like? Many students at Morton West view night school as a bad thing and that it's not worth the time, but is it worth the risk of not graduating? Let’s take a deeper look into what...

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