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Dead End at 2:50

Darrelyn Dollar and Kyler Murphy

January 29, 2019

BLOCKED. Students and staff react to the new gate in the parking lot near the North entrance. Last year students and staff were able to drive behind the building and leave through the North exit, but after the new gate was added...

Showing Jaguar Pride

Showing Jaguar Pride

December 4, 2017

Standards-Based Learning

Hannah Holladay, Karen Tritt, Reporter, Guest Writer

December 2, 2017

Pros  Can you ride a bike? Yes or no? That simple question will help explain why standards-based learning (SBL) is so effective. In previous years, student grades were influenced by behaviors that had no connection to...

Ready Set Go!

Rachel Pickett, Editor-in-Chief

December 1, 2017


Senior Privileges

Shelby Hoelting, Reporter

November 28, 2017

From the day students walk into BV West as a freshman, they are looking forward to being a senior and being at the top of the food chain. They look up to the senior class and think about when they will be in the senior’s shoes...

Horror Movie Review

Hannah Cole and Lauren Prehn

November 27, 2017

 It We all float down here. The movie “It” is a perfect combination of terror, friendship, and surprising comedy. The movie focuses on a group of seven kids who call themselves “The Losers Club” and Pennywise, the...

The Consequences of Victim Shaming

Dana Nasr, Reporter

November 26, 2017

One in three women. This is not a statistic for a disease or an illness, nor is it a statistic for some great achievement committed by women. This is the statistic that is found when googling “female sexual harassment”. One in thr...

Reviewing Food Before It Was Cool

Bianca Garcia and Stephen Kinder

November 24, 2017

Walking around Kansas City; or any large city, one might be lured by scents of food coming from restaurants, food trucks, and urban stores. Upon walking into or near one of these places, consumers will be shocked by how rustic...

Taking The Reins

Taking The Reins

November 23, 2017


November 22, 2017

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