The Lobby Observer

Think Before You Consent to Tissue Research

Samantha Edinberg '21

June 11, 2019

I bet you’d feel cheated out of your money if you found out your doctor took some of your cells, used them for research, and made money from them without your knowledge, your consent, or compensation. Many have researched or heard about the stor...

The 2020 Election and Why You Should Vote

Shelby Alcock, '21, Contributing Writer

June 11, 2019

In the past three years, political tensions have been high and have affected everyone in one way or another. Whether you’ve seen it on Twitter or by actually watching the news, the 2020 election is right around the corner. As ...

Florida Bill Allows Teachers to Carry Guns in Schools

Sydney Johnson

June 11, 2019

Gun violence and mass shootings have been more frequent over the past few years. The number of school shootings has also been drastically increasing, causing fear in many students and parents. For many schools, cameras have been...

New Restrictions on Final Exams

Drew McLaughlin and Grace Townsend

June 6, 2019

This year at Westborough High School, students are required to take the English, foreign language, physical education, and health finals regardless of your final grade in the class. Prior to this year, students could be exempt ...

Mental Health and Vaping

Bridget Lord

June 3, 2019

Stress is increasing for high school students immensely as academic expectations and competition to get into higher education increases. Some students cannot deal with their stress and do not know where to turn for help. Some ar...

What it takes to be a Professional Westborough Ranger

Matt Doherty, Sports Editor

May 8, 2019

Heart, passion, and a whole lot of grit. To be a Westborough Ranger means more than merely wearing the maroon and white threads. Being a Ranger comes with a high expectation of professionalism, humility, and respect at all ti...

2020 Presidential Election: it’s More Important Than Ever for Students to Stay Updated

April 1, 2019

As the upcoming 2020 presidential election comes closer, it is now more important than ever for students to get updated on the news. In today's day and age, politics and the news, in general, can often be quite confusing a...

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