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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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We are Truly Living Well

November 9, 2016

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New Stadiums in Atlanta

September 9, 2016

West Paces- Way Too Popular

Mason McGarrity and Mary Louise Rogers

April 22, 2016

Filed under Audio, Buckhead/Atlanta

Come listen to this story about West Paces and why it's so popular. We interviewed Westminster middle schoolers about why they like Way Pay so much. We even interviewed some West Paces workers to get their input. Come listen to...

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