West Orange High Winter Garden, FL News
West Orange High School News From Around The Web
Luis Rivera Sr., 49, has bonded out of jail after being arrested for his role in the death of 16-year-old Bruce “B.J.” Haggins Jr., whose body was discovered in a ...
Police still searching for B.J. Haggins West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
Sixteen-year-old B.J. Haggins, of Winter Garden, was last seen Friday, May 31, near Zanders Park and Bouler Pool. An Amber Alert was issued on the possible ...
Man pleas for help after son, 16, was abducted in Winter Garden WFTV Orlando
The family of an Orange County teenager is searching for answers after their son was abducted, and they fear he might have been shot.
West Orange High deputy retires after 31-year career West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
Three decades of *service* with the Orange County Sheriff's Office has left John Dickson with strong relationships he expects will last a lifetime — many with whom ...
WOHS thespians take audiences to the fair West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
West Orange High School's production of Rodgers and Hammerstein's “State Fair” runs from April 25 to 28.
West Orange High football coach arrested on domestic violence charge WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando
The football coach at West Orange High School is arrested on a domestic violence charge, according to the Winter Garden Police Department.
West Orange coach accused of hitting wife in head with wrought iron frame WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando
WINTER GARDEN, Fla. - A West Orange High School football coach was arrested on a domestic violence charge after he hit his wife in the back of the head with ...
West Orange High a cappella group Noise Complaint raises funds to record studio album West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
Despite the name of the student a cappella group at West Orange High — Noise Complaint — its members never get complaints. They get standing ovations.
WOHS band raising funds for London trip West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
The West Orange High School Warrior Band is holding a huge rummage sale Saturday, April 13, to raise the funds necessary to send the musicians overseas to ...
West Orange football coach Bob Head arrested on domestic violence charge Orlando Sentinel
West Orange High School head football coach Bob Head was arrested Monday, accused of striking his wife in the head with a decorative object during an ...
FORECAST: A fresh start for West Orange High's FFA program West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
The future is bright for students in West Orange High's FFA and agriscience programs, which are undergoing a makeover under teacher Kristy Lightbody's ...
Grammy-winning West Orange High choir director receives warm homecoming West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
West Orange High's Dr. Jeffery Redding, director of choral activities, returned home this week after receiving the 2019 Grammy Music Educator Award.
Charlie Brown is coming to town at WOHS theater West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
West Orange High School thespians will take the stage Feb. 14 to 17 for their production of “You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown.”
Bob Head will not return as West Orange football coach West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
Prosecutors did not find the case suitable for prosecuting Head for a domestic incident.
West Orange High choir director wins Grammy West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
Dr. Jeffery Redding received the Grammy Music Educator Award, which is given to one teacher for his or her role in shaping students' lives through music.
Scholarships helping send teen to music school West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
West Orange High School senior L.T. Sipek and his mother were surprised with two scholarships at a recent Windermere Town Council meeting.
Marching Warriors invited to London West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
The marching band at West Orange High has received an invitation to participate in the 2020 London New Year's Day Parade.
West Orange High girls weightlifting seeks success | Observer Preps West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
A roller-coaster season for the Warriors has led to lessons learned as the program continues to grow.
Make plans for eggs-citing Easter fun West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
Easter events are planned throughout West Orange County for the next two weekends.
PHOTOS: West Orange High Seniors paint parking spots West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
West Orange High's senior parking lot got some color on Saturday, August 18.
West Orange High Air Force Junior ROTC named Distinguished Unit of Merit West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
The Air Force Junior ROTC instructors and cadets of West Orange High School in Winter Garden earned an overall unit assessment score of “Exceeds ...
WOHS theater flooding poses challenge for latest production West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
West Orange High theater students faced an extra challenge as they worked on their production of “Little Women” — a bathroom leak caused the school's ...
Dr. Redding in Grammy finals West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
Jeffery Redding, director of choral activities at West Orange High School, is among the Top 10 finalists in the running for a Grammy Music Educator Award.
Sports Spotlight - West Orange Times & Observer: Livy Correa West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
West Orange High School senior cheerleader Livy Correa is excited to be one of the captains for the Warriors this fall.
West Orange graduate to attend U.S. Military Academy West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
Greyson Everidge has accepted his appointment to the U.S. Military Academy and will begin at West Point in July.
Popular “Ab” retires from teaching at WOHS West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
Thirty-six years after taking a teaching position at West Orange High School, Peter Abatiello has decided now is the time to give up his history textbooks and ...
Suspicious backpacks discovered at Lakeview Middle leads to evacuation West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
Winter Garden police evacuated Lakeview Middle school students after having located two suspicious backpacks this morning.
West Orange High valedictorian duo preps for next steps West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
The road to achieving valedictorian status isn't an easy one— and it doesn't even start in high school, according to West Orange High School's 2018 ...
Garden Choir’s 11th season begins August 20 West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
The Garden Choir's 11th season will feature four main concerts in addition to performances at various other events.
WOHS theater students reflect on thespian festival West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
West Orange High School's theater students took their production of “Bright Star” to the International Thespian Festival in June.
PHOTOS: West Orange High School Graduation 2018 West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
Both cheers and tears were shared at the West Orange High School graduation ceremony of 2018, held Tuesday, May 29, at the Amway Center in downtown ...
Meet Orange County School Board District 7 candidate Eric Schwalbach West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
Read our exclusive Q&A with Orange County School Board District 7 candidate Eric Schwalbach.
Construction firm to build headquarters in Winter Garden West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
Winter Garden commissioners approved the first reading of a rezone request for a proposed office development.
West Orange High lockdown lifted, no weapon found West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
Orange County Public Schools said West Orange High was placed on lockdown Friday morning after a threatening note was found in a campus bathroom.
Growth in Horizon West spurs Orange school construction Orlando Sentinel
Residential growth, particularly in southwest Orange County, means lots of new public schools are being built or are on the district's construction planning board.
WOHS to recognize 2018 Hall of Fame West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
West Orange High School has selected 11 Warriors past and present to represent the 2018 Hall of Fame. Retired teacher Peter Abatiello started the program in ...
Central Florida Prep to fundraise for expanded arts programs West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
Gotha-based Central Florida Preparatory School is hosting its fundraising event, An Evening with the Artists, to help add and expand arts and music programs ...
Proposed OCPS budget to fund 6 West Orange schools West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
Orange County Public Schools' proposed capital budget includes funding for six planned schools in West Orange. District officials also recommend a second ...
4,300 and counting at West Orange High School West Orange Times
It's 9 o'clock Monday morning at West Orange High School, and Bill Floyd makes his way through the courtyard on his first day of classes at the most-crowded ...
Disney magic inspires Winter Garden resident living with genetic disorder West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
Winter Garden resident Joey Accordino lives with 10 tumors in his brain as a result of his medical condition, but that doesn't stop the 23-year-old from smiling.
Office complex coming to Ocoee West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
The 429 @ Crown Point development project will bring more than 100000 square feet of Class-A office space to the city.
West Orange High Hall of Fame to honor 15 finalists West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
The West Orange High School Hall of Fame committee announced 15 finalists to be inducted this year in the areas of arts, academia and athletics.
Winter Garden postpones vote on Daniels Road Business Park West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
Winter Garden city commissioners tabled their decision regarding the site plan for a proposed commercial development at 1200 Daniels Road during the Feb.
PREVIEW: W.O. Chamber's Big Orange Awards West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
Who will win this year's Big Business and Small Business member of the year awards at the West Orange Chamber of Commerce's Big Orange Awards?
West Orange Seniors walk out a final time West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
Silly string, shaving cream, proud parents and many excited students in the Class of 2018 were part of the WOHS Senior Walkout Tuesday, May 15.
OCPS holds information session regarding growth, new schools West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
Orange County Public Schools officials hosted a live-stream town hall to share how it builds new schools.
Q&A with West Orange High School Theatre Willy Wonka cast members West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
Grab your golden tickets: The West Orange High School Theatre Department will welcome the community to its chocolate factory for five performances of “Roald ...
Standout running back lends hand to rival AD in time of need | Observer Preps West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
SIDELINE SCENE | After Dr. Phillips High Athletic Director Steve McHale was injured in a motorcycle accident, West Orange High running back Nemea Hall was ...
Encore shows of West Orange High's 'Bright Star' Orlando Sentinel
West Orange High School presents encore performances of "Bright Star" this weekend.
West Orange High thespians honored with ring ceremony West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
West Orange High School thespians were honored with a ring ceremony Thursday, March 8, to recognize their achievement with their production of “Bright Star.”.
PHOTOS: West Orange Chamber of Commerce 2019 Big Orange Awards West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
A ringmaster on stilts, carnival games, a juggler and more added to the overarching circus theme during the West Orange Chamber of Commerce's Big Orange ...
PHOTOS: West Orange High School Football Fans West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
WINTER GARDEN West Orange High's students and parents didn't hold back on their school spirit in the school's preseason debut against its newest rival, the ...
New west Orange high school gets its name: Windermere High School Orlando Sentinel
Windermere High School is name for Orange County's newest high school.
GALLERY: West Orange High School 2016 Homecoming West Orange Times
The school crowned its 2016 Homecoming queen and king Oct. 27 before the football game against Wekiva.
West Orange golf coach Kevin Valentine survived, then thrived, after tragedy | Observer Preps West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
More than 20 years removed from an accident that cost him his left leg — and nearly his life — Kevin Valentine is committed to helping others, whether as the ...
BREAKING: Principal Szcinski leaving West Orange High West Orange Times
Douglas Szcinski, the principal of West Orange High School for the last three years, has announced that he is leaving the Winter Garden school. He is taking a ...
PHOTOS: WOHS Homecoming Parade West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
West Orange High students participated in a spirited hometown parade along Plant Street in Winter Garden.
West Orange students, parents say 4,200-student campus has big spirit, challenges Orlando Sentinel
WINTER GARDEN — Ask the parents who lobbied for a relief school for West Orange High, and they'll tell you 4200 students on a campus built for 3000 is too ...
Oakland Avenue Charter School launches Pennies for Patients campaign West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
Oakland Avenue Charter students have joined the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society's Hero Squad as they kicked off a campaign to help change cancer.
West Orange-area graduates earn National Merit Scholar status West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
At least eight recent high-school graduates from the West Orange-area have earned National Merit Scholar status.
Sports Spotlight - West Orange Times & Observer: Dylan Weidman West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
Ocoee High senior Dylan Weidman is a captain and a leader for the Knights' cross-country program.
Obituary: Ed Moriarty West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
Obituary: Ed Moriarty, 76, died Friday, Dec. 28, 2018.
GALLERY: West Orange High School Graduation 2017 West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
West Orange High School's more than 900 graduating seniors proudly moved their tassels to the left side of their caps after their ceremony on Tuesday, May 30, ...
Winter Garden considering property sale for 60-room boutique hotel on Plant Street West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
Following residents' concerns, city officials will re-examine some parts of the proposed Plant Street project.
American Cancer Society to host Relay for Life March 30 West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
The American Cancer Society is holding the West Orange Relay for Life Saturday, March 30, at the Chain of Lakes Middle School.
Landeavor assures residents: No changes to Oakland Park West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
The new developer of Oakland Park, which lies in both Oakland and Winter Garden, is vowing to stick to the agreement signed by previous owners of the project.
FORECAST: How Orange County Public Schools looks to accommodate growing student population West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
When trying to accommodate West Orange's unprecedented growth, Orange County Public Schools officials are tasked with looking at more factors than you ...
PHOTOS: West Orange High Homecoming King and Queen West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
WINTER GARDEN During West Orange High School's homecoming dance on Saturday night at the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort, the ...
Winter Garden approves $1.8M in road-improvement projects West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
The city contracted Middlesex Corporation for 14 street-resurfacing projects.
Garden Music School opens new spaces, classes West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
The downtown Winter Garden school has a new performance stage and recording studio and is offering some new classes.
PHOTOS: West Orange High School Theatre presents "Willy Wonka" West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
Golden Tickets were cashed in over the weekend as West Orange High School Theatre students took their production of “Roald Dahl's Willy Wonka” to the stage.
After 19 years with the West Orange High Theater Department, Ken Rush has decided to retire West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
Rush plans to move to New York City after retiring at the end of the 2016-17 school year.
Dr. Phillips wrestling returns to form | Observer Preps West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
Dr. Phillips boys wrestling continues to grow under second-year head coach David Aubrey.
Stoneybrook West Golf Club closes abruptly West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
Following the abrupt closing of the Stoneybrook West Golf Club located at 15501 Towne Commons Blvd. in December, the Winter Garden community's ...
PHOTOS: Rube Goldberg competition at West Orange High School West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
Elementary school students from about 15 Orange County schools competed in a Rube Goldberg machine competition on Saturday, April 7, at West Orange ...
West Orange High parking spaces get a personal touch West Orange Times
WINTER GARDEN When the dismissal bell rings at 2:30 p.m. at West Orange High School, it only takes a few moments for the student parking lot to be filled with ...
West Orange basketball tops Seminole in regional final, earns trip to Final Four | Observer Preps West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
SANFORD — Coming out of halftime down 13 points, the West Orange Warriors' chances of winning the FHSAA Class 9A, Region 1 Final did not seem ...
Five injured in crash that shut down West Colonial Drive near Ocoee West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
An Orlando woman is facing charges after police say she caused a crash that injured five people and shut down a section of Colonial Drive Thursday evening.
Sports Spotlight: Bryce Street West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
Bryce Street is a captain of Central Florida Christian Academy's boys basketball team.
East Ridge girls win Lakes first district lacrosse title Daily Commercial
CLERMONT — The East Ridge High School girls lacrosse team became the first in history from Lake County to win a district championship Thursday when it ...
West Orange lacrosse teams fall in respective playoff games | Observer Preps West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
The 2018 lacrosse season came to an end for West Orange High's girls and boys programs on consecutive nights last week, as the teams fell in respective ...
Transplant patient Makenzie Whitaker graduates college West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
Makenzie Whitaker, who wasn't expected to live past the age of 6, is using her degree to write a series of children's books with an emphasis on childhood ...
Threatening call causes lockdown at Windermere High School West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
A threatening phone call made to law enforcement caused Windermere High School to go under lockdown Friday morning.
UPDATE: Man arrested in grandfather’s shooting death West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
Lucien Harris, 31, has been charged with first-degree murder with a firearm.
A new Knight: Samantha Sampson leads the Ocoee girls soccer program forward | Observer Preps West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
After starting the beginning of the season without a coach, the Ocoee girls soccer team didn't know if they would have a season. Then, Samantha Sampson ...
Paintings, photos capture Maxey Elementary’s history West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
Maxey Elementary School's new History Wall depicts the legacy of Winter Garden's African-American community.
United Premiere Soccer League pro development team makes its home at West Orange High West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
America Soccer Club — America SC, for short — is playing its home games in the UPSL at West Orange High School after joining the league in April. The team ...
FORECAST: Housing for seniors West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
West Orange County has numerous options and care levels when it comes to senior living.
Winter Garden City Commission meeting set for Jan. 24 West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
Tonight, Winter Garden city commissioners will see the first readings for two ordinances – Ordinances 19-08 and 19-09 – which concern pensions for firefighters, ...
Teenager shot at West Orange High files lawsuit against school district Orlando Sentinel
The teenager shot last school year at West Orange High has sued the district, arguing it was negligent.
Obituary: David William Loew West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
David William. Loew, 76, of Winter Garden, died Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018.
Sunset Park Elementary gears up to select new principal West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
Former Sunset Park Elementary Principal Janet Bittick was tapped to serve as the new principal of Eccleston Elementary.
Obituary: Gladys Irene Bennett West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
Gladys Irene Bennett, beloved daughter of Jasper Newton and Naomi Woodley, passed away peacefully on Sunday, Jan. 6, 2019, in Lake Jackson, Texas.
Windermere High ranks in top 20 fundraising high schools list West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
In 2018, Windermere High ranked 13th in the nation for Children Miracle Network's list of top fundraising high schools.
Winter Garden's beloved tire lady restored West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
West Orange County residents who lived here in the 1970s and '80s might remember the iconic tire lady statue that stood in front of Griffith Tire. Once missing ...
West Orange student with Asperger’s syndrome arrested after incident West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
WINTER GARDEN – Ashton Gelfand, a former ninth-grade student at West Orange High School, was arrested Thursday, March 2, after an altercation in his ...
PHOTOS: 31st annual Light Up Winter Garden West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
Visitors to downtown Winter Garden enjoyed an afternoon of festive fun as the City kicked off the holidays with the annual Light Up Winter Garden.
Ocoee sets day of remembrance for 1920 massacre West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
Ocoee city leaders proclaimed Nov. 2 as a day of remembrance to honor victims of the 1920 Election Day Massacre.
Garden Choir hosts a concert of love West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
Olympia High's Bella Voce will be performing the the Garden Choir's fall concert, “A Tapestry of Love: Featuring Trotta's 'For a Breath of Ecstasy,'” on Nov. 10.
Warriors surpass goal, raise $31K for Children’s Miracle Network West Orange Times
Students participated in dancing and contests during the Feb. 18 Warriorthon.
News headlines by Google News for West Orange High School Winter Garden FL
We have listed the latest news headlines that include West Orange HS . This site has been created to offer a place for WOHS alumni to reconnect and share memories.
In addition to these news headlines, you may also want to join the West Orange High Winter Garden, FL alumni directory and check out the yearbook listings.