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Pumpkin spice and everything nice, Students share thoughts on Autumn

Pumpkin spice and everything nice, Students share thoughts on Autumn

September 22, 2017

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T31pPHpJIqM&feature=youtu.be Filmed and edited by Avery Haselden and Kaitlyn Fye

Students share Homecoming plans

Students share Homecoming plans

September 15, 2017

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YGto6XdZE9E Filmed and Edited by Kaitlyn Fye

Dual enrollment offers college experience in high school

Emma Gage, Reporter
September 12, 2017

Most students think that classes from one school is enough to fill their schedule, let alone two.  While the idea may be daunting, dual enrollment allows students to take classes for both high school as well as college. Bellevue West counselor Susan Polk said that dual enrollment has something to offer for all students and covers a wide variety of courses available. “We have programs for students who are planning just to earn a certificate, all the way up through students planning to ...

Get to know the Homecoming Court

Get to know the Homecoming Court

September 12, 2017

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OqMJLNghN6o&feature=youtu.be Filmed and Edited by Matt Hunter, Emma Clark, and Amiya Johnson Before you vote, get to know the Homecoming Court! The Thunderbeat asked them a series of important questions pertaining to today's youth. Be marveled by their answers. Pancakes or waffles? Crushed or cubed ice? Cowboys or aliens? Books or movies? If you could be...

News

Conspiracy Theories with Jacob and… S2:E2: The Black Dahlia Murder

Conspiracy Theories with Jacob and… S2:E2: The Black Dahlia Murder

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xWmRNcmke2Y&feature=youtu.be Filmed and Edited by Jacob Blaha and LeAnne Bugay

September 21, 2017 • Comments closed

Bellevue West hosts walk for Alzheimer’s

Bellevue West hosts walk for Alzheimer’s

Melissa Irish, Co-Editor-In-Chief

  https://youtu.be/oJ2EijYDS7Y Filmed and Edited by Amiya Johnson and Jenna Hammond About 550 people mingled by the football field on Aug. 26 under a sunny ...

September 1, 2017 • Comments closed

Bellevue Public Schools holds second annual Unity Rally

Bellevue Public Schools holds second annual Unity Rally

Taegan Jacobs, Reporter

Bellevue West will host Bellevue Public Schools' Second Annual Unity Rally Thursday, Aug. 31 to celebrate the Bellevue community. The rally includes all elementary, middle an...

August 31, 2017 • Comments closed

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Sports

The Breakdown: AJ and Nate set predictions for Mayweather-McGregor

AJ Forbes--Co-Editor In Chief and Nathan Hawkins--Broadcast Manager

AJ's Take: As Conor McGregor walks towards the ring with that same craziness in his eyes and Irish flags waving throughout T-Mobile Arena, the world will see more than a spectacle. We will ...

August 26, 2017

Huffman sees potential in upcoming season

August 24, 2017

NBA Finals prediction pits MVP against super-team

June 1, 2017

Lemon announces Big Ten Outdoor Track and Field Championship

Lemon announces Big Ten Outdoor Track and Field Championship

May 29, 2017

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Opinion

NBA Finals prediction pits MVP against super-team

Nathan Hawkins, Reporter

After an awful NBA playoffs that was headlined by blowouts, very few highlights, and just plain, boring basketball, we have arrived at the pinnacle event of professional ...

June 1, 2017

Staff Editorial: Take advantage of free ACT tests at school

Staff Editorial: Take advantage of free ACT tests at school

April 9, 2017

Gender neutral pronoun: Embra”ze” cultural evolution

Gender neutral pronoun: Embra”ze” cultural evolution

April 8, 2017

Prom: the boy’s perspective

Prom: the boy’s perspective

April 5, 2017

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