• Crucible-Photo Gallery

    Crucible-Photo Gallery

    Jolie Barnhart, Linsey Poland, Faith Mayhew, Yearbook Photographers

    The BV West Theater Department staged The Crucible by Arthur Miller on Nov. 11 and 12. Seniors Emily Sulentic and Coley Sullivan and juniors Mia Hodges and Aamina Mariam were the leads in the show. The photo gallery records the final dress rehearsal including the tasks of applying stage make-up and wearing... READ MORE »»

    Jolie Barhnart

  • Senior Madison Lilley wins Evelyn Gates Award

    Senior Madison Lilley wins Evelyn Gates Award

    Staff

    "It's just easier to concentrate on being a team; we all want the same thing," senior Madison Lilley said in an interview with local sportscaster Dave Stewart in front of the entire BV West student body and several sports and volleyball dignitaries. Lilley's selection as the Evelyn Gates Award winner,... READ MORE »»

    Two winners one team. Coach Jessica Kopp also won the Evelyn Gates Award when she was in high school.

    Lauren Stoskopf

  • Rally in Indianapolis

    Rally in Indianapolis

    Rachel Pickett, Contributor

    Last weekend I was in Indianapolis with five other BV West students for the National High School Journalism Convention. When Saturday rolled around, word got out that there was going to be a  peace rally on the steps of the Indiana state capitol building. After very little debate, myself along with ... READ MORE »»

  • Margo’s Footprint

    Margo’s Footprint

    Kristina Cripe, Contributor

    Junior Margo Jones is making a big impact and is helping people everyday who struggle with epilepsy, a disorder she suffers from herself. When Margo was just an infant her parents had noticed that her eyes would flutter frequently. The Jones' did not think anything of it until eight year old Margo suffered from he... READ MORE »»

  • BV West Color Run

    BV West Color Run

    Morgan Caviar, Contributor

      Photo gallery by Olivia Barker, Grace Glander, Mercedes Porter and Sydney Rasmussen. Members of the Jaguar Pride Coalition and other volunteers created BV West’s very own color run. The run was held the morning of... READ MORE »»

    The culminating event of the BV West Color Run was a mass dusting of all of the participants. The event was held at and around the school. It was organized by seniors Olivia Wallace and Haley Bates to bring attention the negative impact of bullying on teens.

    Grace Glander

Features

Students of BV West- Cora Sorensen

Students of BV West- Cora Sorensen

Hannah Holladay, Contributor

Sophomore Cora Sorensen exemplifies pride in many aspects of her life, including her activities, interests and beliefs. This pride is especially evident in her involvement...  Read More »

  • Standout Quotes from the Presidential Debate September 27, 2016
  • JAG: Inside The Classroom September 20, 2016
  • September 11th: 15 Years Later September 11, 2016

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Opinion

Is It Too Early For Christmas Music?

Jonah Park, Contributor

Every year, it seems like Christmas music is played earlier and earlier. Radio stations even proceeded to begin playing 24/7 Christmas music on November 1st. Sure, Christma...  Read More »

  • Military VS Professional Athletes November 16, 2016
  • Responsibility Should Come With Benefits November 16, 2016
  • Rally in Indianapolis November 16, 2016

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Sports

Senior Madison Lilley wins Evelyn Gates Award

Senior Madison Lilley wins Evelyn Gates Award

Staff

"It's just easier to concentrate on being a team; we all want the same thing," senior Madison Lilley said in an interview with local sportscaster Dave Stewart in front of...  Read More »

  • Volleyball hosts Senior Night October 21, 2016
  • Running as a Freshman September 23, 2016
  • Girls Tennis September 22, 2016

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News

Crush Hour

Crush Hour

Hannah Holladay, Contributor

Shortly following the end of school yesterday, a multi-vehicle crash took place near BV West. The 16 car pile-up occurred Thursday afternoon on Antioch at 3:04 p.m. No one...  Read More »

  • Symbolism of Safety Pins November 16, 2016
  • Frofling My Way Through High School November 16, 2016
  • Jeepers, That’s a Lot of Cars! November 16, 2016

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Arts & Entertainment

Crucible-Photo Gallery

Crucible-Photo Gallery

Jolie Barnhart, Linsey Poland, Faith Mayhew, Yearbook Photographers

The BV West Theater Department staged The Crucible by Arthur Miller on Nov. 11 and 12. Seniors Emily Sulentic and Coley Sullivan and juniors Mia Hodges and Aamina Mariam were...  Read More »

  • Sports in the Anime World November 15, 2016
  • A Countdown to Crucible November 4, 2016
  • Ben Rector Headlines Mix 93.3’s Boo Bash Event October 28, 2016

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The School Newspaper of Blue Valley West High School
The School Newspaper of Blue Valley West High School