December 13, 2017

New Dawns competes again at Hersey

by Megan Jones, Editor-in-Chief After advancing to finals in their last competition at El Paso, New Dawns will compete again at the Chicagoland Competition, held at Hersey High School tomorrow morning at 8 a.m. The show features songs such as “Fighter” by Christina Aguilera and “Lean Into It” by Sugarland and consists of the theme “Overcoming Adversity.” At the El Paso competition, New Dawns placed 6 out of 7 and made it to finals, which was a feat unaccomplished in years.

New Dawns welcomes director, changes culture

by Megan Jones, Editor-in-Chief A new voice can be heard down the music hallway of WHS as Stephen Colella, choir teacher, begins a new legacy for New Dawns and choir programs. Colella began his legacy at WHS by hanging a poster in the choir room stating “Are you proud of the product?” “We want to get our status back up,” Lizzie Jassin, senior, said. “He isn’t looking for us to be winners, but he is looking for us to create a product that we are proud of at the end of the show.” According to Chris Gonzalez, senior, he feels…