TWHS NEWS

Bionic Eyes

Gloria Kim

March 4, 2015

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A blind man from Minnesota gains his sight with a bionic eye. Allen Zdred, 68, has retinitis pigmentosa and lost his ability to see 20 years ago. This new device, Second Sight Argus II retinal prosthesis system, will significantly...

Infant Mortality

Gwynne Shepherd

March 2, 2015

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Ohio has one of the highest infant mortality rates in the country. In response many hospitals all across the state with a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) have collaborated to share new techniques and ways to make Ohio's infant...

The Frightening Flu

Hannah Plummer

March 2, 2015

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Anyone could be affected by the flu this year due to a drift in the strain that occurred after health experts met to decide on the vaccine.  The vaccine is only 23 percent effective this year, leading to greater cases of the...

Social Media or Social Prison?

December 19, 2014

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Social Media is a huge part of many adolescent's lives worldwide .Nine out of ten teenagers own an Instagram, Twitter, Snapcha and many other social media accounts.Many have used social media and the majority of them perceive...

Federal Minimum Wage Increase

December 16, 2014

Filed under Culture, News, Uncategorized

One Public Policy issue that the United States Government focuses on is the federal minimum wage. Federal minimum wage is $7.25, and $2.13 an hour for tipped employees. It was increased five years ago from $6.55 an hour. With to...

Bike Path Closing in 2020

December 16, 2014

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According to This Week News, on October 20, the Worthington City Council learned of the upcoming construction that’s to be done on portions of the Olentangy bike path. The bike path plays an important role in the transportation route...

Worthington Robberies

Worthington Robberies

December 9, 2014

Heroes or Martyrs?

Jessica Barrios, Staff Writer

October 21, 2014

Filed under News, Uncategorized

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cNMbuzYdt4k The British aid worker, David Haines, and the two journalists, James Foley and Steven Sotloff were cruelly beheaded in the hands of the terrorist group ISIS, as a way to send a message...

GussStrong Movement Continues

October 20, 2014

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Tyann Avery GussStrong Movement Continues Stephen Gussler was a man who always had an inspiring quote or a few words to brighten your day.Gussler were surrounded with support by the Worthington Community, friends and most...

Jobs for Teens No Longer Dime-a-Dozen

Sophie McCallister, Writer

September 18, 2014

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High school and college students looking for employment have been hit hard by the sluggish post-recession economy. From 1990 to 2013, the number of high school and college students that held jobs plummeted by 16 percent, the greatest...