WHS Today

Senior Spotlight: Carson Kahley

Kahley poses with his quince drum in the band room.

Naomi Walker, Co-Media Editor and Business Manager

September 17, 2018

Q: What was/is your favorite part of West? A: My favorite part of West is drumline. I’ve been in drumline for four years and I just enjoy it. We are a pretty tight group, so it is fun.   Q: What do you play in drumline? A: I play quince. There are five drums in one instrument and they a...

Drumming up awareness to beat the stigma

Zak Keel, Reporter

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 with the Vera French Community Mental Health Center. The goal is to raise funds to support community programs that Vera French offers while creating an open disc...

Slideshow: Drumline leads football players in hall parade

Hayden Heath walks with his teammates in a surprise parade down the halls during Block 4 on Sept. 4.

September 4, 2015

        The sharp roll of snare drums interrupted classes at the end of Block 4 on Sept. 4 as the drumline led a jubilant procession of football players through the halls of West. The excitement continued to the front of the building as the players danced to the beat...

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