Weather Forecast


Two-vehicle head-on crash on Hwy 71 Saturday morning


What up now? Kids create own lingo

Email News Alerts

No bluffing, high school students sling sweet slang.

They have words for what they like, what they dont like, what goes well, what doesnt go well and words they just like to say for any occasion.


Jordan Irish, WDC 10th-grader, likes the phrase Wompers Toyota!

She uses the phrase in many situations. For example, if shes upset about something, shell say Wompers Toyota!

It just came into my head, she said.

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet?

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at and we can help you.