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WHJE reflects on Radiothon

Amy Tian

May 15, 2019


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Last Saturday, WHJE had its Radiothon, a 16-hour live broadcast with music and shows from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. “It was amazing how easy it was this year compared to last year, and I think that shows how much more confident the station is at live broadcast. I think lots of people this year were able...

WHJE to host fundraiser, freshmen start broadcasting

WHJE to host fundraiser, freshmen start broadcasting

Amy Tian

March 26, 2019


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WHJE staff members have been pre-recording before spring break and finishing their current projects. On either April 13 and 14, WHJE will have a fundraiser at City Barbecue, where they will receive a share of the profits. “We are doing another radiothon in May. It’s not specifically for fundra...

WHJE to cover ice hockey season, finish strong

Amy Tian

February 13, 2019


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As the Intercollegiate Broadcasting System (IBS) award ceremony draws near, WHJE staff members plan ahead in order to maintain coverage during Feb. 28 to Mar. 3. WHJE advisor Dominic James said, “It’s been quite a quiet time, but the Ice Hounds won the area championships (on Feb. 10), so we were...

WHJE wins multiple awards at Intercollegiate Broadcasting System competition

WHJE wins multiple awards at Intercollegiate Broadcasting System competition

Amy Tian

January 22, 2019


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WHJE submitted multiple pieces to the Intercollegiate Broadcasting System (IBS) competition at the end of last year. There were 30 students that earned a total of 62 awards at the national competition; however, whether they are definite winners or runner-ups is still unknown. “One of my awards was for...

Rock Bottom?: CHS students, head of WHJE examine rap recently overtaking rock music for most popular music genre

Rock Bottom?: CHS students, head of WHJE examine rap recently overtaking rock music for most popular music genre

Jesse Cooper, Isabella White

December 13, 2018


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Elvis Presley, the Beatles, Little Richard, Ray Charles, and The Rolling Stones—these are the names of the people and bands who contributed to the birth of the rock genre. The electric guitar, the bass, the drums and the lead vocals all create the sound that can make people so excited that they br...

WHJE to start broadcasting ice hockey, new news segment

WHJE to start broadcasting ice hockey, new news segment

Amy Tian

December 4, 2018


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Dominic James, head advisor of WHJE, said, “Recently we have just started covering ice hockey, which has never been done before, and that is (broadcasted) late on Saturday nights.” The radio station is also planning to upload a lot more of its work onto the website, especially podcasts. There wa...

WHJE to compete in radio competition, begin broadcasting basketball season

WHJE to compete in radio competition, begin broadcasting basketball season

Amy Tian

November 14, 2018


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WHJE recently submitted around 110 entries, including broadcasts, live music shows and live reports, for the IBS Awards, a national competition based in New York. The staff will be visiting New York in March 2019 to attend the conference and awards ceremony. WHJE adviser Dominic James said, “We have ...

WHJE to broadcast Ghost and Goblins 5K Oct. 27

WHJE to broadcast Ghost and Goblins 5K Oct. 27

Amy Tian

October 23, 2018


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WHJE will help out at the Ghost and Goblins 5K run, which takes place this Saturday, Oct. 27, at CHS. They will run the DJ stand and live broadcast the race. The sports section also plans to cover the sectional football game against Westfield this Friday and the women’s soccer finals live at 6 p.m. o...