Category: Cover Stories

Ryan Haughey, left, and Corey Hartley have each taught and served as assistant principal at the middle and intermediate school respectively before being named principals this summer. (Photo by Robert Herrington) 0

Leadership changes

Principals Ryan Haughey and Corey Hartley will oversee fifth through eighth grade students Starting this fall, students in the formative years between elementary and high school will have a new principal in their building...

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Adding an amenity

Alec Brooks builds city’s first disc golf course for Eagle Scout project Westfield has its first disc golf course thanks to an Eagle Scout project by Alec Brooks, who started planning it in 2012...

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Last year, lasting memories

10-year 4-H members share their experiences in 4-H program By Navar Watson Sarah McConkey  Showing llamas at the Hamilton County 4-H fair “just sort of stuck” with Westfield resident Sarah McConkey after she tried...

Jake McCrary, Jeffrey Lackey and Zach Radar fix the road in front of the orphanage. (Submitted photo) 0

More than a game

WHS football coach Jake Gilbert and eight players serve others at Haitian missionary For eight Westfield High School football players it won’t matter how many touchdown catches they make or open-field tackles they have...

Madelyn Boxler, right, and Emily Burns prepare to play inflatable Bungee bas- ketball in the Kids’ Zone. (File photo) 0

Red, white & plenty to do

City plans for sixth-annual Westfield Rocks the 4th celebration Friday marks the single-largest community gathering for city – its annual Independence Day celebration, Westfield Rocks the 4th. Melody Jones, Westfield parks director and event...

Christina and Don Stilts will host their next community pantry for those in need from 1 to 3 p.m. July 19 at Ameriana Bank, 3333 Ind. 32, Westfield. (Photo by Robert Herrington) 0

A Giving Tree

After H1N1 scare, a Westfield family pays it forward with community pantry Don and Christina Stilts are making an impact in their community while instilling the importance of serving to their two sons. The...

Westfield Youth Sports pitcher Bren- nan Des Jardins and his fellow Indians teammates (fifth and sixth grade) are playing their inaugural season at Grand Park. (Photo by Robert Herrington) 0

Home run: Grand Park opening weekend celebration

Grand Park’s official opening filled with music, events, sports and fun  Grand Park will hold its official opening celebration June 20 through 22. Titled “Indiana’s Grandest Weekend,” the event will feature live music, food...

Westfield Middle School teacher Kelly Day talks with Brock Turner about his group’s bridge collapse project. In addi- tion to math, Day said the lesson teaches engineering, physics, business skills and teamwork. (Photo by Robert Herrington) 0

Creating balance

WMS teacher to use Fulbright Award to improve female confidence, competence in math Last summer, Westfield Middle School math teacher Kelly Day traveled throughout Asia observing classrooms in five top-performing Asian nations through a...