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All About W.E.S.T Club

Amna Musallet, Contributor

March 16, 2018

Filed under News

Everyone should feel the same no matter what challenges they face in their everyday lives. That is why a BV West student started a new club in September, 2017. W.E.S.T is a club started by sophomore Meghan Cramer and sponsored by ...

Activities and Sports Interactive Website

Abby Krstulic, Online Editor in Chief

September 12, 2012

Filed under News

To highlight the variety of extra or co-curricular activities at BV West, Spotlight has created an interactive website for students and staff members to learn about all of the activities and find out how to get involved. To go to...

Big 12 Predictions Foiled

Harrison Whitney, Reporter

March 19, 2012

Filed under Sports, Web Exclusives

For all of you that follow the NCAA tournament: how many of you quit already?  I can tell you I have, especially after Missouri lost. Our so called “Big 12” tournament champions and one of the hottest teams going into the...

Debate Team Takes State

January 17, 2012

Filed under News, Web Exclusives

The BV West Debate Team won the Kansas 6A State Championship Tournament on the 15th. The team of junior Chris Birzer and Senior Ideen Saiedian took top honors. They won 1st place in the 6A Division of 2-Speaker Debate. Juniors...

Optimist Club Thanks BV West Volunteers

January 11, 2012

Filed under News, Web Exclusives

The Blue Valley Optimist Club would like to thank the following BV West Volunteers for their work with Christmas Tree Sales over the past two months. Seniors: Abby Berger, Brittany Eastham, Tessa Carson, Nicole and Rachel...

BV West Wrestlers Accident

Morgan Cormack, Web Editor

December 9, 2011

Filed under News

Friday morning, the BV West Wrestling team left in two vans for a tournament in Columbus, Nebraska. While in route, one of the two vans with seven wrestlers and the assistant coach hit a patch of ice and slid into a median on its ...

Monday Tests Affect Students

Molly Brown, Reporter

November 7, 2011

Filed under Opinion, Web Exclusives

 Mondays are awful. If there was a poll for which day of the week is the worst, Monday would be in for the win. After a relaxing weekend of sleeping in and having fun, the alarm buzzes early in the morning. The snooze butt...

No Shave November Participation Varies at BV West

Danielle Jacobson, Reporter

November 2, 2011

Filed under Features, Web Exclusives

November: for some it’s just a month, but for others it’s a 30-day no shaving adventure. Although some use this month as an excuse to just not shave for a month, some students here at BV West do this as a ritual. Beginni...

Adults vs. Teenagers

Molly Brown, Reporter

October 18, 2011

Filed under Features

There are countless topics that can be debated between adults and teens. Adults will always stereotype teens and teens will always stereotype adults. It is in our nature, but sometimes this can lead to a conflict that may be good...

BV West Library Changes

Emily Binshtok, Section Editor

October 18, 2011

Filed under News

With over 15,000 books and 38 computers, the BV West library is an excellent resource for students doing research or reading for entertainment. Like the community it serves, the library is constantly evolving to keep up with adva...