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Are You Smarter Than a Thespian? Senior Gracie Hernandez kept score as participants tried to answer trivia questions faster than the competing theater kid. The Thespian and Visitors alike proved the magnitude of their knowledge.

BVW Homecoming Carnival 9/21

Anna Kratochvil, Photographer October 8, 2021


Video show returns after COVID hiatus

Video show returns after COVID hiatus

Erica Schroeder, Guest Writer October 7, 2021

Jagged Edge Video is back and looking differently this year. After struggling with hybrid and Covid the crew is back together and bigger than ever. “This is one of the biggest crews we’ve had in...

The band is playing, but in the photo the trumpet players are performing

Performing Arts Showcase Sept. 21

Julian Duarte, Photographer October 3, 2021

Theater Department Sets Season

Theater Department Sets Season

Upasana Biswas, Guest Writer October 1, 2021

As students settle back into school, the theater department embarks on a new season. According to thespian junior Delainey Seibert, the season will be long and eventful. “We will do the play Macbeth...

Theater director, Reed Uthe, leads students through improvisation activities during class on Nov. 20.

Performing Arts Live Event Moratorium Evokes Calls of Double-Standard

Lillie Barr, Guest Writer December 5, 2020

“All the world’s a stage.” William Shakespeare. At BV West, the stage is only half lit. Without live performances and concerts to prepare for, the Performing Arts students and teachers...

Students playing brass instruments must wear specialized masks on their faces and the end of their instruments.

Band Students Cope With Mask Wearing While Playing

Sarah Buehler, Guest Writer November 18, 2020

Most have gotten used to wearing masks at school, at Quik Trip or shopping. Athletes are playing and practicing in masks. What is not seen are band students attempting to play while wearing masks. Musicians...

Marvel Movies Review

Marvel Movies Review

Rachel Park, Reporter November 17, 2020

The Avengers The strongest superheroes come together to fight Thor’s evil brother Loki from the Tesseract. Superheros from different backgrounds and different strengths have to work as a team to save...

Hanging With Friends Covid-19 Edition

Hanging With Friends Covid-19 Edition

Rachel Park, Reporter November 9, 2020

COVID has made our lives take an unexpected turn. Its hit has made our lives completely change from our normal to a new normal in a matter of months. With the precautions the pandemic presented itself...

The Year of Horrors on the Night of Horrors

Lucy Call November 5, 2020

2020 may be a mess, but if there is one thing no one wants to flop this year, it’s Halloween. It seems like there’s not much coronavirus can do to impede the holiday, except maybe slow down the parties...

A Starry Performance

A Starry Performance

Kolbie Christensen, Editor-In-Chief (2020-21) April 13, 2020

BV West is always bustling with different activities and sports, always a constant stream of students in and out of the building. Basketball, football and baseball stand at the forefront but another challenging...

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