BV Tiger News

Students should pay attention to choices in cafeteria

September 26, 2010

Filed under Opinion

Staff editorial: Every day at lunch students are faced with some pretty easy choices. Whole grain pasta or fried chicken? Chicken. Salad or chips? Chips. Apple or cookie? Probably the cookie. Looking at the eating habit...

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Caitlin Holland, Editor-in-chief

August 25, 2010

Filed under Blogs, Opinion, Top Stories

Hello everyone, Welcome to the new BV Tiger News website! I'm Caitlin Holland, editor of the Blue Valley High School Tiger Print. I'll be blogging about various topics that affect BV students at school and in the community right he...

Apple faux pas: iPad doesn’t live up to hype of iTouch or MacBook

Chris Roche, Staff writer

May 7, 2010

Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

Apple claims the iPad is a magical, revolutionary experience starting at $499. Being the nerd I am, I was excited to see the latest technology Apple could bring to the world.  The iPad is a tablet computer which the user can...

Staffer experiences Final Four games from the sidelines

Sam Brennan, Staff writer

May 7, 2010

Filed under Opinion, Sports

Sitting on the hard wooden floor, in clothes designed to fit a man, I’m mopping up the sweat that’s pooling off the players. Doesn’t sound like the most glamorous job, right? Well it is. Sitting on the court for all the...

Frustration of not making team inspires continued pursuit of goals

Matthew Gruber, Staff writer

May 7, 2010

Filed under Opinion, Sports

Bitterness, heartache, shame and despair all accompanied me on that burdensome evening in early March.   I sat alone on a Friday night thinking to myself, “How am I going to handle this? What can I do now? I’ve lost everything...

Staff Editorial: Recession causes further budget cuts, BV must make adjustments

January 22, 2010

Filed under Opinion

The Johnson County bubble has done a nice job of sheltering a majority of the Blue Valley District community. “An economic recession? Not in our school.” However, because of recent budget cuts, just like the rest of the...

My Voice: Junior year can provide lessons, enhance learning capability

January 22, 2010

Filed under Opinion

My junior year has not gone as planned. I’ll be honest; it’s been the most challenging year of my life.  My grades aren’t where I expected.  I’ve worked harder than I ever have before, and to this point there aren’t...

My Voice: Ringing in the New year: Senior encourages self-evaluation, setting goals for 2010, decade

January 22, 2010

Filed under Opinion

A new year, a new you.  Who should I be this year? Persona one: Strut, strut, strut. The hallway is my runway.  Spectators are all around, with their eyes glued on me.  The glamorous lighting is nothing short of spectacular. Show...

Tiger Wood's personal life doesn't affect his athleticism

December 11, 2009

Filed under Opinion, Sports

So. He's the best golfer we're likely to ever see. He's provided some of the most exhilarating sports moments with those long-range putts followed by those signature fist pumps. Within the past few weeks he's crashed his car into...

My Voice: Royals fan thrilled with Greinke's AL Cy Young

November 18, 2009

Filed under Opinion, Sports

Tuesday was a highlight for Kansas City Royals fans, who proudly stand behind Zack Grienke as the AL Cy Young recipient. While it may seem like we're light years away from winning a World Series, or even a pennant for that matter,...

My Voice: Too much time spent in constant communication with others

September 18, 2009

Filed under Opinion

We all say we’re too busy. We all complain about having to get up too early and not having enough time to sleep. Between club meetings, work, practices and homework, we feel like we don’t have any extra time. However, a vast...

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