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Pepper spray mishap sparks concern about safety
Drumming up awareness to beat the stigma

Drumming up awareness to beat the stigma

September 11, 2018

Students in Davenport West High School’s drumline are raising awareness to beat the stigma of mental health through an outreach partnership...

West’s Nest ready for new school year

West’s Nest ready for new school year

September 8, 2018

West’s own food pantry has begun operation for the school year. The Falcon Nest is run by Jenn O’Hare and provides students and their families...

Lights, camera, action!

Lights, camera, action!

September 7, 2018

The director looked upon the audience with nervous anticipation, they laughed at the joke and the nerves flooded out like a rushing river. Being...

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Senior Spotlight: Carson Kahley
Humans of West: Beth Campbell

Humans of West: Beth Campbell

September 14, 2018

The main office in West High School is the primary source of information for staff and students alike. With that, it takes a certain group of individuals...

Senior Spotlight: Christian Jacobsen

Senior Spotlight: Christian Jacobsen

September 13, 2018

The West High spirit of helping other Falcons fly demonstrates itself in senior Christian Jacobsen. Jacobsen went to Williams Middle School, where...

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Friday night fights
Boys track team goes to Drake

Boys track team goes to Drake

April 26, 2018

On Thursday, Apr. 19, Davenport West’s track teams won six events in the A Division at the Bettendorf ABC Track Invitational. Senior Andrew Wright won...

Problematic weather for sports

Problematic weather for sports

April 19, 2018

For the last couple of weeks there have been many cancellations for spring sports because of the cold weather. The sports that have had cancellations are...

Co-ed track takes on Jesse Days

Co-ed track takes on Jesse Days

April 13, 2018

Results update: Men’s team placed third overall with 108 points Women’s team placed last overall with 9 points On Apr. 12, the annual...

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