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Homework: Are We Dealing with Too Much… Or Too Little?

Homework: Are We Dealing with Too Much… Or Too Little?

Julia Foster, Staff Writer

October 18, 2018


Filed under Student Life

It’s a recurring conversational topic here at West: homework. Whether it be hallway snippets of the student body discussing how much homework they got, or even rants about how someone didn’t get the lesson and is worried about failing that big exam coming up. Are students getting just the right amount...

Newbies’ Guide to West Brunswick

Newbies’ Guide to West Brunswick

Julia Foster, Staff Writer

October 10, 2018


Filed under Student Life

I think we’ve all been in the position of the new kid. Whether you were a freshman or just coming from a different school in the district, you have experienced “the first day.” Coming from Florida, I can safely say that West Brunswick is such a different and special school to be navigating. I...

Recurring Rivals

Recurring Rivals

April 27, 2018


Filed under Sports

School rivalries have played a huge role in high school sporting events since the beginning of competitive sports. West rivalry against the Topsail baseball teams stands out among others. A rivalry between these two powerhouse teams really escalated once the two started having bitter close games...

A Night to Remember

Taliyah Daniels, staff writer

April 26, 2018


Filed under Student Life

Prom is a special day that no teenager ever forgets. It is a day full of new experiences and adventures. On April 14, West Brunswick High School held their prom at the House of Blues in North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. The theme for this year’s prom was Hollywood. This has been the first year th...

West Brunswick v. J.T. Hoggard: Men’s Lacrosse

West Brunswick v. J.T. Hoggard: Men’s Lacrosse

Breanna Trudeau, Staff Writer

April 24, 2018


Filed under Galleries and Video, Sports

The West Brunswick men's lacrosse team fell to the J.T. Hoggard Vikings with a final score of 20-0.

West Brunswick vs. E.A. Laney: Men’s Lacrosse

West Brunswick vs. E.A. Laney: Men’s Lacrosse

Breanna Trudeau, Staff Writer

April 18, 2018


Filed under Galleries and Video, Sports

West Brunswick boys lost against Laney high school with  a final score of 16-4....

India Garrison and the March for Gun Control

India Garrison and the March for Gun Control

Breanna Trudeau, Staff Writer

April 17, 2018


Filed under Editorials, Features

On March 24th, 2018 there was a school safety and gun control march in Washington D.C. highlighting the recent tragedy of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas shooting in Parkland, Florida, as well as other shootings. West Brunswick’s India Garrison attended this march in support of gun control. “I strongly...

April Counselors’ Corner

April Counselors’ Corner

Breanna Trudeau, Staff Writer

April 16, 2018


Filed under Features, Student Life

Cap & Gown: It's not too late to order Graduation Dress Requirements: What you wear under your cap & gown is just as important as your cap & gown on graduation day. You want to be comfortable, respectable and have a stress free day as you walk across the stage. Ladies should wear a solid color...

JV Women’s Soccer

March 29, 2018


Filed under Sports

  West Brunswick's Junior Varsity Soccer team has been off to a great start in the season. The girls use teamwork, hard work, perseverance, and dedication against opposing teams. West is proud of our Trojan Ladies!...

West Brunswick vs. E.A. Laney: Men’s Lacrosse

West Brunswick vs. E.A. Laney: Men’s Lacrosse

Kara Cheers

March 19, 2018


Filed under Galleries and Video, Sports

The Men's Varsity Lacrosse team lost in a conference game against Laney on 3/16/18. The score was 20-1.

A School Mystery: the Legend of John Smith

A School Mystery: the Legend of John Smith

Brandon Aycock, Staff Writer

March 15, 2018


Filed under Student Life

The recurring appearance of a mysterious character has baffled many teachers around West Brunswick High School. A common occurrence of the alleged “John Smith” has been seen written in places all around the school: in teachers’ computer logbooks, on bathroom walls, and even on students’ papers....

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