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Did you know? Memorable mosaic mural

Joseph Potts, Reporter

October 26, 2018

Did you know that the art piece on the wall by the lunchroom is actually a mural dedicated to a deceased teacher that formerly worked here at West? The art piece (known as a mural, a painting that is made directly on a wall) was made by Stacey Houk, a teacher from Jackson Elementary. Houk graduated...

Did you know: tunnels under West

Hannah Andrews, Reporter

April 9, 2018

Did you know there are tunnels running beneath West? These tunnels were created as a fallout shelter during the times of the Cold War in case of a nuclear threat. They would provide protection for the whole west side of Davenport.

Did you know: Shaheen memorial statue

Did you know: Shaheen memorial statue

Michael Davis, Features Editor

February 22, 2018

Did you know… In the corner of the library on a wooden podium sits a falcon statue, encased in a glass box and practically camouflaged with the background. On the plaque below it, a headline reads “Davenport West High School Shaheen Memorial Statue.” Below the plaque there is a poem titled ...

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