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  • Album Review: No Plan- David Bowie

    Album Review: No Plan- David Bowie

    Noah Estes

    January 16, 2017

    One year ago, the world lost David Bowie. Bowie was a musical icon who influenced many artists.  On his birthday, Jan. 8 2015, Bowie released his final album, Blackstar. Two days later, Bowie passed away. New Bowie music was released Jan. 7 in honor of the upcoming anniversary of his passing and the release of Blacksta...

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  • Billy Joel amazes at the BOK Center

    Billy Joel amazes at the BOK Center

    Noah Estes

    November 13, 2016

    Nov. 11-Billy Joel performed at the BOK Center. This was Joel's first Tulsa performance since 2009. Beginning his recording career in 1971, Joel's first album was a commercial failure. Due to a production error, Cold Spring Harbor made Joel's voice sound high pitch. He has said that the original release made his voice "s...

News

Teacher of the Year: Gary Layman

Teacher of the Year: Gary Layman

Megan Hays

The 2017 Bartlesville High School Teacher of the Year is Gary Layman. Layman has been teaching for 26 years and though this is his first time as teacher...

January 31No Comments

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January 27

BHS pom win state competition

December 16

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Sports

Throwback basketball game scheduled for Jan. 27

Destiny Harris

The throwback game is always a highlight of the basketball season. The game takes place in the old gym at the high school. The Bruins will face Jenks on...

January 26No Comments

Recent Sports Stories

Date set for 2016 Bartlesville Sports

November 1

Upcoming cross country competitions

October 19

Bruins take on Commandos

Bruins take on Commandos

September 9

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Feature

The face behind the Fine Arts Center

Lauren Szmutko

The Fine Arts are prominent in Bartlesville.  The community is known for its appreciation of all forms of art, especially in June for OK Mozart.  However,...

February 13No Comments

Recent Feature Stories

Higgs finds future in acting, voice through writing

November 1

Meet Gunner

Meet Gunner

September 28

Hannah Aldrich’s journey with her mom’s cancer experience

September 23

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Opinion

Album Review: No Plan- David Bowie

Album Review: No Plan- David Bowie

Noah Estes

One year ago, the world lost David Bowie. Bowie was a musical icon who influenced many artists.  On his birthday, Jan. 8 2015, Bowie released his final...

January 16No Comments

Recent Opinion Stories

Billy Joel amazes at the BOK Center

Billy Joel amazes at the BOK Center

November 13

Election Day prediction

Election Day prediction

November 8

SQ 779- State attempt to bandage a broken leg

November 2

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Student Life

Suicide prevention in Washington County

Suicide prevention in Washington County

Emilee Shoff-Olson

About 30,000 Americans take their lives every year. Every 16.2 minutes a person makes an attempt to end their life; every attempt leaves at least 6 people...

September 30No Comments

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Importance of Quarterlies

Importance of Quarterlies

November 30

Supporting the team one bucket at a time

Supporting the team one bucket at a time

November 20

ID Badges

ID Badges

September 22

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Recent Posts

The face behind the Fine Arts Center

Lauren Szmutko

The Fine Arts are prominent in Bartlesville.  The community is known for its appreciation of all forms of art, especially in June for OK Mozart.  However, this appreciation...

February 13

Teacher of the Year: Gary Layman

Teacher of the Year: Gary Layman

Megan Hays

The 2017 Bartlesville High School Teacher of the Year is Gary Layman. Layman has been teaching for 26 years and though this is his first time as teacher of the year for the...

January 31

Broadway comes to BHS

Lauren Szmutko

Tonight at 7 in the Fine Arts Center, several students will perform for the annual fundraiser: Bruins on Broadway.  Tickets are $5 at the door, and donations are welcome. This...

January 27

Throwback basketball game scheduled for Jan. 27

Destiny Harris

The throwback game is always a highlight of the basketball season. The game takes place in the old gym at the high school. The Bruins will face Jenks on Jan. 27. The night ...

January 26

BHS pom win state competition

Collyn Combs

December 10, the pom-pom squad competed at the state pom competition at Oklahoma City University.  The team comprised of 16 girls won two state titles as a team. They won...

December 16

Volunteering opportunities for the holidays

Destiny Harris

There's always a want to help people around the holiday season. Many organizations look for volunteers around the holiday season to help with serving holiday meals,  participating...

December 2

Fantasy Land of Lights seasonal opening

Noah Estes

Fantasy Land of Lights will be opening Nov. 20- Dec. 30. It is held in Johnstone Park, and is open from 6-10 p.m. Fantasy Land is a light display that is hosted by the...

November 17

Election Day prediction

Election Day prediction

Alex Merrifield

 As Americans head to the polls today for one of the biggest and most talked up elections in history, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are sitting in New York, hoping tha...

November 8

Production of “Pump Boys and Dinettes, a Musical Revue” begins in black box theater

Rachel Brown

The drama department began their producing the black box show “Pump Boys and Dinettes, a Musical Revue” with auditions on Oct. 17. It is set to be performed on Nov. 15,...

November 7

US senate race

US senate race

Noah Estes

The Oklahoma election for U.S. Senate is going to be voted upon Nov 8. The election is for incumbent James Lankford's position. Republican Lankford is attempting to defend his pos...

November 7

SQ 779- State attempt to bandage a broken leg

Rachel Brown

Oklahoma's budget deficit has caused tremendous cuts to public education- in fact Oklahoma leads that U.S. in cuts to education. According to Oklahoma Policy Institute, Oklahoma...

November 2

An open letter to future student journalists

Megan Hays

Dear Future Journalists, I fell into journalism by accident. I liked to write, and I had an open hour. No other class has stressed me out more, but no other class has made m...

November 1

Date set for 2016 Bartlesville Sports

Destiny Harris

The 2016 Bartlesville Sports Hall of Fame Gala is set to take place on Saturday, Nov. 5, at 6 p.m. at the Hilton Garden Inn. The gala is a black tie event that honors Bar...

November 1

Higgs finds future in acting, voice through writing

Rachel Brown

For some, acting and singing on stage may frazzle nerves or instill fear, but for senior Josh Higgs, performing is normal, even invigorating. Higgs got involved in the performin...

November 1

Vote “Yes” on SQ 780

November 1

Students to put on spook walk

Students to put on spook walk

October 19

Upcoming cross country competitions

October 19

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