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Fearlessly Girl non-profit emboldens female Falcons

Fearlessly Girl non-profit emboldens female Falcons

Dani Reitz, Reporter

November 18, 2017

On Nov. 17, the non-profit foundation Fearlessly Girl held their largest anti-bullying assembly in Centennial Hall at Augustana College. The assembly was live-streamed to o...

West hosts annual winter sports kickoff

West hosts annual winter sports kickoff

November 18, 2017

The winter sports kickoff was held in the auditorium on Nov. 16. Athletic director Kevin Petersen recognized fall sport athletes for academic...

Beak ‘n’ Eye Meet the Press recap

Beak ‘n’ Eye Meet the Press recap

November 17, 2017

During the Meet the Press event, the Beak ‘n’ Eye newspaper staff promote their love of news and journalism with the student body and teachi...

72 inducted into National Honor Society

72 inducted into National Honor Society

November 17, 2017

The National Honors Society (NHS) initiated 72 new members on Nov. 14. The initiates joined 56 current members in receiving awards for academi...

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West hosts annual winter sports kickoff

West hosts annual winter sports kickoff

Haley Newcomb, Reporter

November 18, 2017

The winter sports kickoff was held in the auditorium on Nov. 16. Athletic director Kevin Petersen recognized fall sport athletes for academic awards and introduced this year's...

Cheer, state week

Cheer, state week

November 7, 2017

West High’s competition cheerleaders began what the team calls “state week” by participating at the Triton Challenge, Oct. 28 in Fort Dodge. The chal...

West High Diamond Dancers

West High Diamond Dancers

November 3, 2017

Teamwork is the soul of the sport of dance and it shows in the West High Diamond Dancers. The Diamond Dancers not only dance at both home football and...

Fantasy Football

Fantasy Football

October 25, 2017

Fantasy football is the spirit of the NFL captured within a unique betting system to create a player’s own football team made up of NFL players. The pur...

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Thankful turkeys

Thankful turkeys

Zack Misner, Reporter

November 17, 2017

Once a year citizens of America come together with their families to express their gratitude of the past year. They also gain roughly 10 pounds on this day as families enjoy a...

Treats and threats

Treats and threats

October 25, 2017

“Trick-or-Treat?” This is the question that thousands of children all over America look forward to saying with bright-eyed smiles as they are met by a vas...

The nest food pantry

The nest food pantry

October 24, 2017

The Nest is the West High School food pantry where students and their families can go if they are in need of food, clothes, and many other items. School so...

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