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Benefits of JROTC for a Student

Benefits of JROTC for a Student

Courtney Weston, Staff Writer September 20, 2021

The Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps is a nationally recognized program. The main focus is to help prepare students for their future careers, whether it be the Armed Forces or not. JROTC is a federal...

How To Make Someone's Day

How To Make Someone’s Day

Bella Little, Staff Writer September 17, 2021

I think we can all agree that we get bad days, and need some sort of encouragement. Even the smallest gestures can impact the way a person feels or their day as a whole. At times it’s hard to even know...

Jack Racks 400

Jack Racks 400

Ashley Norfleet, Staff Writer September 17, 2021

West Brunswick Sophomore, Jack Osbahr is a 16-year old weightlifter. He started his journey about a year ago and has been going strong since the beginning. There were some hard days along the way, but...

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Tremendously Trendy TikToks

Kody Bland, Sports Editor September 15, 2021

TikTok has been on the rise since the downfall of Musical.ly in 2017. Multiple trends have been inspired through the app and have translated our modern culture. The first trend we will start with is...

Example of Google Keep.

Ways to Balance Your Busy Life…Online Resources Edition

Lauren Nelson, Online Director September 15, 2021

Google Keep Google Keep is an amazing online resource to use to organize tasks for school and extracurricular activities. The best part about it you ask? It’s free! Just like any other Google application,...

Trojans Back to School

Trojans Back to School

Courtney Weston, Staff Writer September 15, 2021

For the first time in over a year, everyone is back in school. Last year was rough with zoom for classes and trying to adapt for teachers and students. However, most struggled with online courses because...

Quick & Easy Breakfast Food Ideas

Quick & Easy Breakfast Food Ideas

Bella Little, Staff Writer September 13, 2021

If you are anything like me then you know the struggles of finding the time in your morning to make breakfast. I always feel like I am running late and never have enough time to eat. This consists of various...

Top Five News Stories Teens Should Be Following

Top Five News Stories Teens Should Be Following

Zoey Boswell, Copy Editor September 13, 2021

  US and Taliban may plan to work together to fight against the Islamic state  After the Taliban worked with Americans to help evacuate more than 125,000 people from Afghanistan, the top...

New Phone Policy

New Phone Policy

Campbell Cheers, Staff Writer September 10, 2021

Here at West, they have enforced a new phone policy. The rules state that there is to be no phone usage during school hours unless approved by a teacher or during your lunchtime. The reasoning behind this...

Senior Lauch Murphy Becomes a Fighting Camel!

Senior Lauch Murphy Becomes a Fighting Camel!

Teagan Coley, Online Dierctor May 22, 2021

On Thursday, May 20, Senior Lauch Murphy signed to continue his academic and athletic career at Campbell University to play division 1 football. Head football coach Brett Hickman gave a speech recognizing...

Mrs. Saunders class enjoys cake after awards.

Journalism End of Year Party

Teagan Coley, Online Director May 22, 2021

On Thursday, May 20, Mrs. Saunders fourth period journalism class celebrated the 2020-2021 school year coming to an end. Students enjoyed lunch and cake from a local restaurant while soaking in the last...

Things To Do When In Need of a Mental Health Break

Things To Do When In Need of a Mental Health Break

Emely Olmedo, Staff Writer May 20, 2021

After an exhausting day at school or work, or when you need to be productive and just can’t find the motivation, you may feel like your mental health isn’t in the right place. Giving yourself a mental...

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