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Teacher of the Year: Gary Layman

Teacher of the Year: Gary Layman

Megan Hays

January 31, 2017


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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 high school, this is not his first recognition for his teaching ability. “I was the Mid-High Teacher of the Year way back,...

Broadway comes to BHS

Lauren Szmutko

January 27, 2017


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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 event was coordinated by four seniors, including Melody Brown Clark, Spencer Hayes, Katie McCollum and Olivia Orr. "Bruins...

BHS pom win state competition

Collyn Combs

December 16, 2016


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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 first in both hip hop and pom. In addition to the state titles, two ensembles and a solo performance placed as well. Freshman...

Volunteering opportunities for the holidays

Destiny Harris

December 2, 2016


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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 in food drives, or serving other meals throughout the season. In Bartlesville there are volunteering opportunities...

Fantasy Land of Lights seasonal opening

Noah Estes

November 17, 2016


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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 Daybreak Rotary Club.

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

Rachel Brown

November 7, 2016


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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, 17 and 18 at 7:00 p.m. in the black box theater, room A001. Tickets can be purchased for $5 for students and $10 for adults in ...

US senate race

US senate race

Noah Estes

November 7, 2016


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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 position. Democrat Mike Workman, Libertarian Robert Murphy, and Independents Sean Brady, and Mark Beard are running trying to...

Down ballot questions hold weight too

Down ballot questions hold weight too

Lauren Szmutko

November 3, 2016


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As with every presidential election, there will be additional state questions on the 2016 ballot.  This year’s state questions vary from education, agriculture and the death penalty to mention a few highlights. The first of seven bills on the ballot is State Question 776.  Also known as the Oklahoma...

Candidates vie for State Senate District 29 seat

Candidates vie for State Senate District 29 seat

Edward Reali

November 2, 2016


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The presidential election isn’t the only office that matters on the ballot this year. The race for State Senate District 29 is one of these such races, which is for Republican John Ford's position. The two candidates vying for the seat are Republican Julie Daniels and Democrat Robert Jobe. Julie...

Students to put on spook walk

Students to put on spook walk

Kaylee Cromwell

October 19, 2016


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Pig Path is a free spook walk that is being put on by high school students. They are accepting donations, which will be donated to Drake Yancey’s family. Pig Path was created by junior Aleeyah Dean and junior Kayla Hoelscher with the original intention of having the spook walk because it would be...

Student council meeting tonight

Gwen Belyea

October 18, 2016


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Bartlesville High School will be holding a student council meeting tonight at 5:30 in the commons. There isn't specific information on what will be discussed, but some points will be about t-shirts and they may begin discussions on going to district student council.  ...

Gordon Lightfoot in Bartlesville

Noah Estes

October 10, 2016


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Gordon Lightfoot will be performing at the Community Center Oct. 12 as part of his "50+ Years of Highway Tour". Lightfoot is a Grammy award winner, and has been inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame. With his folk-pop music, he is one of less than 400 artist to be inducted.

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