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Recent Grad Runs “The Blitz”

Recent Grad Runs “The Blitz”

Teagan Coley, Online Director March 29, 2021

Jesse Bellamy, former West Wind editor and 2020 WBHS Graduate, uses his background in journalism to help him produce and host his own podcast. He has always had a passion for sports, so he decided to start...

Opinions On The Covid Vaccine

Opinions On The Covid Vaccine

Zoey Boswell, Staff Writer January 28, 2021

The Covid vaccine is a two-dose injection that has been proven 95% effective at preventing Covid-19. The vaccine is controversial due to it being fairly new and there not being many studies out on it....

Beck on Deck

Beck on Deck

Cole Hamilton, Staff Writer December 9, 2020

Camdyn Beck is a freshman and local female angler for a fishing boat here in Ocean Isle. She has been fishing for as long as she can remember but started competing in tournaments at the age of nine. She...

Brandt Norris  playing his bass

Humans of West Brunswick: Brandt Norris

Ashlyn Nunn, Staff Writer November 20, 2020

Brandt Norris is a Sophomore and he has already made big plans for his upcoming future: he wants to become a musician like the rest of his family,  “When I was four years old. my dad got me a tiny...

Anika's journey to artistic success

Anika’s journey to artistic success

LeAnna Mintz, Staff Writer April 24, 2020

In high school, it can be difficult to balance school life and a job, so to make it easier, a talented student at West Brunswick decided to put her skills to the test and start making and selling her own...

Photo Credit: Breanna Trudeau

Hidden Gems of West Brunswick: Chellie Mcdowell

Breanna Trudeau and Randall Warren, Online Director and Staff Writer December 11, 2019

Here at West, there are over 100 employees that come to work every day and help students throughout the day to better themselves in their education. There are a few of these employees who don't get enough...

Photo Credit: Breanna Trudeau

What It Means to Be a VSCO Girl

Breanna Trudeau, Online Director November 5, 2019

  And I Oop….. SKSKSKS. Know anyone who makes these trendy remarks? If so, a VSCO girl may be near.  “A VSCO girl is a trend of how people act and dress that came from the app VSCO itself which...

A few examples of things that may need a push of motivation to complete.

Filling Up Your Tank: A Playlist For the Unmotivated

Erika Jimenez, Art Director October 29, 2019

The school season is in full swing and many of us are feeling a wave of unproductivity washing over us. Being at school for hours can really put a toll on our productivity outside of school because of...

Different traditions around the world on holiday of Haloween.

Halloween Around the World Infographic

Ashlyn Nun, Staff Writer October 10, 2019

This infographic contains Halloween traditions around the world, some include different foods and activities. For example, America usually has flavored pumpkin food and beverages. Mexico has a big...

A lovely bunch of pumpkins for the fall season.

25 Things To Do This Fall

Erika Jimenez, Art Director October 1, 2019

Now that summer has come to an end, we can put away our swim trunks and short shorts and throw on our flannels and sweaters because fall is finally here. Fall is the season of spooky things and pumpkin...

Endangered Manatees swimming in the waters around Suwanee River, Florida.


Connor Gushman, Staff Writer May 2, 2019

The declining health of our oceans due to factors such as climate change, pollution, and plastics is not a new thing. In this very moment, there is an estimated 14 billion pounds of trash in the ocean....

Coach Johnson looking at the

Dancing with the West Brunswick Stars

Arianna Akay, Staff Writer April 17, 2019

  On Wednesday night, West Brunswick held an event called Dancing with the West Brunswick Stars. This event was held as a way to raise money for Relay For Life and all participants were volunteers....

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