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Where Wildcats Eat

Ella F. and Virginia M., Staff Writers

May 18, 2018

Filed under Audio, Buckhead/Atlanta

With so many options around the Atlanta area, it is not a surprise that we all have that one restaurant that we love. Watch this video to find out where our own Wildcats love to eat!

From Snowing to Sunny to Stormy

Ethan R., Staff Writer

May 18, 2018

Filed under Buckhead/Atlanta

      Recently in Georgia the weather has been extremely funky, it’s 95°F one day, and 75°F and rainy the next. Students can never tell if they should wear pants and a rain jacket or short ...

MS Students, Faculty Fallin’ to Pollen

Daniel W., Staff Writer

April 27, 2018

Filed under Buckhead/Atlanta, Student Life

It's yellow and annoying, and according to the CDC, over 6 million children in the U.S. are affected by it. Merriam-Webster defines pollen as a mass of microspores in a seed plant appearing usually as a fine dust. According...

Snow Days…Who Decides?

David M.

February 1, 2018

Filed under Buckhead/Atlanta

    The Wildcats have lost three days of school already this semester due to inclement weather. Recently school was canceled Wednesday, January 17 and Thursday, January 18 as a result of icy roads and snowfall. Westminster also missed school January 8 and lost two days in the fall as a result ...

Hurricane Irma Washes Out Metro Atlanta

Sue J., Staff Writer

September 21, 2017

Filed under Buckhead/Atlanta

Hurricane Irma hit Atlanta as a tropical storm with maximum sustained winds of 35 mph on Monday, September 11. Whether it was the actual storm that affected the Middle School students, or being a host to those affected, most everyone dealt with the aftermath of the stor...

Students and Teachers Adapt to Closure of I-85 Bridge

Anand S., Staff Writer

April 10, 2017

Filed under Buckhead/Atlanta

On Thursday, March 30, catastrophe struck Atlanta, when a 40-foot fire collapsed a bridge on the I-85 highway. This well-traveled section, driven on by over 220,000 cars a day, caused traffic in Atlanta to increase drastically when the interstate closed for repair. Due to the ...

Storm Disaster

April 3, 2017

Bucks in a Box: Happiness on Valentine’s Day

Sidney N., Staff Writer

February 27, 2017

Filed under Buckhead/Atlanta, Classrooms/School

In the weeks leading up to Valentine’s Day, middle school students worked hard on the Bucks in a Box project. This is an annual service project aimed to help the homeless that occurs during the weeks leading up to Valentine’s Day.   Brenda Cobler, a...

Where’s the Snow?

Alexander Z., Staff writer

January 27, 2017

Filed under Buckhead/Atlanta, News

Photo by: Alexander Zwerner On January 7, after a forecast of three to five inches of snow, Westminster students of all ages woke up expecting a winter wonderland outside their homes, but when they looked outside, they were disappointed to see that there was n...

Strange Weather in Atlanta

Amy Z., Staff Writer

January 25, 2017

Filed under Buckhead/Atlanta

This year, the changing Atlanta weather has been confusing many people. It has altered many people’s schedules, clothing, and their thoughts about living in the south with the varying weather. On January 5, Westminster decided...

Dia de Los Muertos

Mark Mahan, Staff Writer

November 10, 2016

Filed under Buckhead/Atlanta

Everybody knows about Halloween, but in Spanish culture, Dia de Los Muertos takes center stage. Dia de Los Muertos is a Latino holiday that celebrates one’s dead relatives on November 1-2. On November 4, the students and teachers...

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