The West Wind

School Shootings: An Update

Photo Credit: Breanna Trudeau

Breanna Trudeau, Online Director

November 21, 2019

This past week on November 14th, 2019 there was yet another school shooting in California. This year, there have been 45 mass school shootings. Approximately, that is one shooting a week in the 46 weeks of 2019. Though plenty of threats are made in schools, how many actually follow through with such...

Monster Mash Monday!

Monster Mash Monday!

Katelyn Lewis, Staff Writer

October 21, 2019


New Dance Room is “en Pointe”

The new dance room!

Katelyn Lewis, Karen Bonifacio, Staff Writers

October 14, 2019

That click of the door as it’s pushed open, the smell of paint covered walls, these are things that we all recognize on the first day of school, but this year the student body was met with an unfamiliar sight. A new and improved dance room, an extended weight room and an almost completely renovated ...

Varsity Lacrosse Senior Night

Varsity Lacrosse Senior Night

Molysha Brown and Angela Arevalo

May 22, 2019

The Varsity  Women's Lacrosse team celebrated their seniors on Wednesday, April 17th. Both teams ended the night with victories over the SBHS Cougars in their rivalry games. The Varsity Women's Lacrosse team gained their 4th conference win and 6th victory overall winning by a score of 13-3 to close...

Senior Awards Ceremony

Journalism editors Celia Terry, Donovan Wickel, Angela Arevalo and Rebekah Martin posting with Ms. Barefoot.

Alyssa Robinson, Copy Editor

May 21, 2019

Zephyrus Needs You!

Zephyrus Needs You!

Julia Foster, Staff Writer

May 10, 2019

Calling all aspiring artists, writers, and poets: Do you have any works of art or photographs you want your fellow students to see? Do you want to have the experience of being in a published magazine? The Trojan literary magazine, Zephyrus is an amazing opportunity to bestow your talents upon the world...

Graduation Dress Code

Lookin Sharp! Joseph Stanley Looking back on friends senior pictures

Angela Arevalo and Molysha Brown

May 7, 2019

Senior year is a huge part of the high school experience. All our lives, we have been told everything is a build up to the greatest year of our lives; the standardized testing, the good grades, the consistent good behavior, it’s all worth it once we reach our senior year of high school, or so they ...

Lady Trojans Senior Night

Our five seniors, from left to right: Kate Carson, Raina Gunther, Jessica Barba, Estephanie Cruz, and Greer Josselyn.

Connor Gushman and Angela Arevala

May 6, 2019

  The Trojans took a 3-0 loss to South Brunswick last night in what was a fantastic game between the notorious rivals. Defense was led by Junior Alex Adcock who prevented countless South goals, and solidified West's defensive line. West keeper Joi Sturdivant had fantastic saves, keeping We...

College Admissions Scandal

Molysha Brown, Online Director

April 21, 2019

Lori Loughlin is best known for her role as Rebecca Donaldson-Katsopolis, AKA Aunt Becky, on Full House. When the news broke about Loughlin being involved in a college admissions scandal alongside fellow actress, Felicity Huffman, and 33 other affluent parents, the internet was in an uproar. Many students...

The Trojan Round-Up

Kara Cheers and Cecelia Vergara celebrate following a Trojan goal.

Molysha Brown, Online Director

April 10, 2019

Varsity Baseball The Varsity Men's Baseball team took on the New Hanover Wildcats at home the final score of the game was 0-14. The Trojans had 4 hits throughout 7 innings against the 2018 state champions but were unable to make it to home plate. Three Trojans took the mound last night; Shane Ferris, ...

J.T. Hoggard Vikings Slay the WBHS Trojans

Brennan Mokma tuned into the game.

Molysha Brown, Online Director

April 8, 2019

The WBHS Trojan Men's Lacrosse team (2-9) took on the J.T. Hoggard Viking's (12-0) on April 4th, 2019. The Trojans were no match for the superior Vikings the final score of the game was 20-1. The Trojans scored 1 goal in the second quarter of the game. Senior attacker and captain Braxton Powell chipped...

WBHS Politico: Government Shutdown Day 34

WBHS Politico: Government Shutdown Day 34

Molysha Brown, Online Director

January 24, 2019

It is January 24, 2019 and the record-breaking government shutdown has continued into its 34th day according to CNN. The government shutdown continues to be ongoing because the two major political factions have yet again failed to reach common ground.     According to The Washington Post, a proposal...

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