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The West Wind

The Student News Site of West Brunswick High School

The West Wind

The Student News Site of West Brunswick High School

The West Wind

Remembering Bethany Kinlaw

Remembering Bethany Kinlaw

Riley Grissett, staff writer May 10, 2022

  Bethany Kinlaw used all 17 years of her life not only to inspire but to bring joy to everyone she came across over the years. In the belief of her friends and family, heaven welcomed home an...

Humans of West Brunswick: Travis Hair

Humans of West Brunswick: Travis Hair

Aiden McKinney May 5, 2022

Travis Hair is a junior and is a very talented artist with his unique visual style. He views it as “Weirdcore” and loves doing horror-esque visuals as well.  He started creating his art around...

Pitch Perfect

Pitch Perfect

Riley Grissett and Campbell Cheers April 27, 2022

Anna Frazier, a senior on the Trojan softball team, has been playing all four years of her high school career, as well as her whole life. Following in the footsteps of her mother and father, she started...

The National Guard Army Fitness Test

The National Guard Army Fitness Test

Hunter Riley, Staff Writer April 7, 2022

The National Guard brought out exercise equipment and tools for the cadets of ROTC to use and see what their individual scores are. There are fitness requirements for certain jobs and positions in the...

Female students and staff flex on the stairs.

Women as One

Riley Grissett and Raya Sunshine Milliken March 14, 2022

Women have been through trials and tribulations to get to where they are today. They’ve been through suffrage, abusive situations, and even been at war amongst themselves. Still today they are at war....

Sanders Signing Off

Sanders Signing Off

Bella Little, Financial Manager February 14, 2022

Chris Sanders, a social studies teacher, has been teaching students for 32 years, will soon be retiring. A demanding career like this takes passion and perseverance, but it pays off. Teachers can change...

Europe Turning West

Europe Turning West

Angelica Giaquinto and Ava Babson February 11, 2022

Foreign exchange students transfer for new opportunities and experiences in another country. They strive to get an outlook on what else other schools have to offer and what’s different from their home...

The Soccer Teams New Chapter

The Soccer Team’s New Chapter

Riley Grissett, staff writer February 10, 2022

  Emmanuel Sarkorh, the former president and head coach of Levi United Football Club Men's Professional Development team is now the head coach of our men’s varsity soccer team. Sarkorh is originally...

Eyermann takes Flight

Eyermann takes Flight

Ava Babson, Staff writer February 9, 2022

Senior Jordan Eyermann has always had love for the sky, so it is no surprise that he has received his pilot's license at a young age compared to when most people start flying and training to get their...

West Brunswicks Librarian Retirement

West Brunswick’s Librarian Retirement

Angelica Giaquinto, Staff Writer February 8, 2022

Carol Desmond, the school librarian and a stalwart of the school, is retiring this February after more than two decades at West.  She has been working here for 26 years and has been a librarian for...

Drilled Down With West

Drilled Down With West

Courtney Weston, Staff Writer December 10, 2021

When people hear Drill Team, most people think of the performers that go on during halftime at football games at some schools, but here at West, it's a different kind of team. Our Drill team is part of...

Coach Holland showing his girls plays

New Women’s Basketball Coach

Sakinah Hankins , Staff Writer December 8, 2021

New West Brunswick women's basketball coach, Kevin Holland, is looking forward to a great basketball season. He has coached for over 20 years and wants to finish his coaching career at West.  “I...

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