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The Board is seated after standing up for the pledge.

3/2/2021 Board of Education Meeting

This meeting covers Highway 133 concerns, MLK Health Care Scholarships, TAC on Deck, and Mr. Glick’s passing.
Jennifer Argo, Staff Writer March 8, 2021

The Board of Education held a meeting on Tuesday, March 2nd at 6:00 pm to discuss important issues regarding the Brunswick County schools. They began the meeting with a prayer and the pledge of allegiance. During...

2021-2022 New Classes Offered At West Brunswick And The Coast

2021-2022 New Classes Offered At West Brunswick And The Coast

Check out the new classes you can take during the 21-22 school year!
Zoey Boswell, Staff Writer March 1, 2021

The new classes offered at West Brunswick are Latin American studies, Sales II, Honors Business Management II, Adobe Digital Design, Honors Interior digital Applications, and AP Studio Art: 2D...

The New Solar Charging Station At West

The New Solar Charging Station At West

Check out the first ever solar-powered picnic table in the courtyard!
Zoey Boswell, Staff Writer February 9, 2021

In January, 2021 Brunswick County’s three traditional high schools were introduced to a new solar-powered picnic table with solar paneling, wireless charging, and Wi-Fi hotspots.    So what...

Brunswick County Health Department Director, David Stanley is discussing COVID updates across the county.

2/2/2021 Board of Education Meeting

In this meeting the topics covered were COVID updates, district spotlights, and teacher voices.
Katelyn Lewis, Editor in Chief February 4, 2021

The Board of Education held a meeting last night in order to discuss important issues regarding Brunswick County schools.  The meeting started off with a closed session, meaning the board talked privately...

2019's NHS ceremony with a 2020 twist.

NHS In A Pandemic

WBHS’ NHS community service hours during a pandemic from the perspective of president, Ryan Connick.
Jennifer Argo, Staff Writer January 28, 2021

In a normal school year, acquiring the required 30 hours of community service for National Honors Society (NHS) is hard. Add a pandemic to that mix and you’ve upped the ante. Fewer businesses and organizations...

Exams Make An Exit

Exams Make An Exit

West Brunswick recently received news that there will not be any teacher-made exams.
Lonna Ward, Staff Writer December 10, 2020

West Brunswick just got recent news that there will be no teacher-made exams for the year, meaning students will only be required to take the state-enforced EOCs and CTE exams. This is the new plan versus...

Options A and B for Middle Schools.

BCS Redistricting Project, Phase 2

A Zoom meeting was held to discuss the plan for Brunswick County Schools.
Jennifer Argo, Staff Writer December 4, 2020

On December 1st, Matthew Cropper hosted a Zoom meeting with the Brunswick County School district to discuss the redistricting of schools. Cropper GIS works with K-12 school districts to develop plans for...

First Grand Opening Stores of Coastal Walk

First Grand Opening Stores of Coastal Walk

Emely Olmedo, Staff Writer November 5, 2020

Driving down Main Street in Shallotte, you can't miss the new Coastal Walk shopping center. Recently, the Town of Shallotte has started working on and constructing a new shopping center called Coastal...

SGA Rock Painting

SGA Rock Painting

Lonna Ward, Staff Writer October 9, 2020

The members of SGA painted the class rocks at the front of the school social distancing style. There are four rocks, and each one represents each class; at the beginning of each school year, the designs...

Students and Parents walk around the school while being given a tour from one of the teachers at West.

Freshman Orientation: Welcome To West Class Of 2024

Freshman were given the chance to get ready for their first day back to school with a safe tour of West given by Trojan teachers and themselves!
Katelyn Lewis, Editor in Chief September 17, 2020

Photo Credit: Breanna Trudeau

School Shootings: An Update

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...

Monster Mash Monday!

Monster Mash Monday!

To kick off spirit week students dressed up as monsters for monster mash Monday!
Katelyn Lewis, Staff Writer October 21, 2019

     

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