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A 15-year-old student at Bellevue West High School brought a firearm to school Wednesday, officials said. No one was injured. School administrators received ...
Local activist Morgann Freeman jumps into 2nd Congressional District Democratic primary Omaha World-Herald
She becomes the third woman to declare her candidacy for Nebraska's 2nd Congressional District, which includes Douglas and western Sarpy Counties.
Bellevue West students awarded at FBLA conference | Sarpy News Omaha World-Herald
Three Bellevue West students received first place in Computer Game and Simulation Programming this summer in Baltimore at the National Leadership ...
Police ticket 15-year-old Bellevue West student for assault KETV Omaha
A 15-year-old Bellevue West High School student spent Monday afternoon in a Metro hospital with a concussion after she said she was assaulted by another ...
Bellevue West High School evacuated after reported bomb threat WOWT
Students and staff at Bellevue West High School have been evacuated while police investigate a bomb threat. A short audio message was sent to parents this ...
Bellevue West wide receiver named top-60 recruit KETV Omaha
Zavier Betts, a wide receiver for Bellevue West High School, has been named a top 60 recruit nationally by Rivals.
Bellevue West FBLA awarded check for Project Playground Omaha World-Herald
Peter Sarpy Elementary School will soon have a brand new playground thanks to the help of Bellevue West High School's Future Business Leaders of America.
Board votes to install turf infield at Bellevue West Omaha World-Herald
The Bellevue Board of Education voted 5-0 June 4 to spend almost $300000 to install a turf infield at Bellevue West High School.
Eleven Congressional Awards given at Welcome Center | Sarpy News Omaha World-Herald
Eleven students were awarded Congressional Awards during the Nebraska Medal Ceremony Sept. 18 at the Bellevue Public Schools Welcome Center.
Bomb threat forces evacuation at Bellevue West | Bellevue Leader Omaha World-Herald
Bellevue West High School was evacuated and two Bellevue Public Schools near Olde Towne placed on lockout Tuesday morning.
Bellevue West High School cleared after Tuesday morning bomb threat KETV Omaha
Bellevue West High School has been evacuated due to a bomb threat Tuesday morning.
Bellevue West student accused of threat WOWT
A Bellevue West High School student has been arrested for Terroristic Threats.
Former Bellevue West band director surrenders teaching license after allegations of 'physical relationship with a former student' Omaha World-Herald
Former Bellevue West High School band director Kyle Haugen has voluntarily surrendered his teaching license after a complaint alleging a relationship with a ...
Successful year for West DECA | Bellevue Leader Omaha World-Herald
Bellevue West High School's DECA team had 40 students from the March state competition qualify to attend the recent national DECA competition in Atlanta.
Valedictorians getting rarer in metro schools; Bellevue the latest to phase out tradition Omaha World-Herald
The Bellevue school district is the latest in the metro area to phase out the tradition of recognizing the highest-ranked student as valedictorian.
Florez, Gavin “Ruby” | Obits Omaha World-Herald
Florez, Gavin "Ruby" Apr 14, 2003 - Nov 13, 2018 Age 15. Gavin "Ruby" Florez was a sophomore at Bellevue West High School. He loved his family and friends ...
Team Jack Carnival for Cancer slated for Sunday | Sarpy News Omaha World-Herald
Hosted by members Bellevue West High School's DECA team, the Team Jack's Carnival for Cancer will be held Sunday from noon to 5 p.m. at Bellevue West's ...
Sarpy Serenaders announce Christmas concert | Bellevue Leader Omaha World-Herald
The Sarpy Serenaders barbershop chorus will host its annual holiday season concert, “A Community Christmas Serenade,” Dec. 2 at Bellevue West High ...
John Kawula inspired children, put others first | Bellevue Leader Omaha World-Herald
A passionate English teacher at Lewis and Clark Middle School since August 2008, John Kawula left an imprint on the Scout Nation.
Middle school unified sports soccer | Bellevue Leader Omaha World-Herald
A soccer season that gets everybody involved, that's the goal of the Bellevue Middle School Unified Soccer program.
BPS awards $50,000 in grants to teachers | Sarpy News Omaha World-Herald
Forty-nine teachers across the Bellevue Public Schools district were awarded grants Nov. 1 from the BPS Foundation.
Longtime Bellevue politico Paul Hartnett calls it quits after 5 decades of public service Omaha World-Herald
Over the past 52 years, Hartnett served 18 years on the Bellevue Board of Education, 20 years in the State Legislature and 10 years on the Learning Community ...
Project SEARCH offers hands-on job experience for students with disabilities Omaha World-Herald
A partnership between Bellevue Public Schools, Nebraska Vocational Rehabilitation and Nebraska Medicine Bellevue aims to provide individuals with ...
Bellevue West band director resigns | Education Omaha World-Herald
Bellevue West High School Band Director Kyle Haugen was released from his contract Monday.
Santiago quadruplets off to college, career | Bellevue Leader Omaha World-Herald
Time went fast, family members said, and the Santiago quadruplets are about to graduate high school.
Bellevue elf skips to LA | Bellevue Leader Omaha World-Herald
On Thursday, a self-proclaimed “Skipping-Elf Expert” will grace the Ellen DeGeneres stage.
Bellevue West student charged with possession of destructive device WOWT
A Bellevue West High School student accused of making terroristic threats was back in court Tuesday facing an additional charge of possession of destructive ...
After prom hypnosis scares parents WOWT
BELLEVUE, Neb. (WOWT) -- What seemed like harmless fun at Bellevue West High School's after prom turned into a hospital visit and an evening one senior ...
West drill team wins first in national unarmed exhibition Omaha World-Herald
Upon qualifying for the national Junior ROTC Drill Championship, Bellevue West High School students viewed videos of well-respected teams online.
Nine students net Optimist honors | Bellevue Leader Omaha World-Herald
Nine students representing Bellevue East and Bellevue West high schools were honored March 21 for outstanding achievement by the Bellevue Optimist Club.
Former Bellevue West teacher, mother was picture of compassion Omaha World-Herald
Elicia Ross died Feb. 20 at Josie Harper Hospice House in Omaha after suffering adrenal gland failure. She was 30.
4 Nebraskans win national equine quiz and learn about more than horses Omaha World-Herald
Chances are, when you become a national champion, you have learned some life lessons along the way. That's the case for the four young women from ...
Life at 50: How the Bellevue Little Theatre has outlived almost everyone else Omaha World-Herald
Many theaters have come and gone, but longtime supporters and classic shows have kept the Bellevue Little Theatre humming.
Turning a new page | Bellevue Leader Omaha World-Herald
Wooden desks, worksheets, pencils and lectures once defined school.
West, East football fields makeovers underway | Bellevue Leader Omaha World-Herald
Bellevue East and West high schools' athletes will have new turf to kick off the next football season.
Local singer shoots for the stars | Bellevue Leader Omaha World-Herald
Reaching for the stars —that's what Bellevue singer and songwriter Audrey Edris is doing.
Bellevue motorist gets probation after his SUV hits garbage collector Omaha World-Herald
Judge Stefanie Martinez also removed alcohol monitoring for Dennis Stenner, who pleaded no contest in mid-June to third-degree assault.
Hannah Kost to compete in National American Miss Junior Teen Omaha World-Herald
A Bellevue West High School junior is embarking on a journey to Anaheim, Calif., during Thanksgiving week to compete on the big stage.
East, West better national ACT score | Bellevue Leader Omaha World-Herald
ACT released its annual score report, including state and national average scores Sept. 7. The Nebraska composite, which averages scores on the English, ...
Bellevue West cadets march 14 miles; raise $2,500 | Bellevue Leader Omaha World-Herald
Bellevue West High School Air Force Junior ROTC cadets hiked 14 miles over two days in memory of the 1942 Bataan Death March.
Kost, Amanda Nicole | Obits Omaha World-Herald
Kost, Amanda Nicole May 12, 2000 - Oct 8, 2018 Amanda was a graduate of Bellevue West High School. She worked at MCC as a book clerk and a birthday.
Optimist awards | Bellevue Leader Omaha World-Herald
Twelve students drawn from Bellevue East and Bellevue West high schools were honored for outstanding achievement Feb. 28 by the Bellevue Optimist Club.
Bellevue West homecoming royalty court | Bellevue Leader Omaha World-Herald
Bellevue West High School 2017 Homecoming Court poses for a photo. Kings, back, from left: Ian Allen, AJ Forbes, Zach Araujo, Josh Harris and Cedric ...
Bellevue student sentenced for sex assault, trafficking of a minor KETV Omaha
Bellevue teen will spend 20-40 years in prison for his role in sex trafficking case.
West's Julie Sorensen wins Alpha Delta Kappa award Omaha World-Herald
Julie Sorensen received the Nebraska Alpha Delta Kappa Excellence in Education Award at a state convention in Norfolk on April 9. She will now compete in ...
West royalty | Bellevue Leader Omaha World-Herald
Pictured are the 2017 Bellevue West High School homecoming queen Rachel Nimmer and king AJ Forbes. West's homecoming was held Friday with the theme ...
Wake Robin first BPS elementary school to perform musical Omaha World-Herald
Wake Robin Elementary School students performed “the Jungle Book Kids,” the first musical put on by a Bellevue Public Schools elementary school.
BPS looks toward future #BeKind initiative goals, events Omaha World-Herald
Bellevue Public Schools, as well as other metro area schools, have embraced being kind for the fall 2018 semester, and they won't stop there.
Former teacher loses certification after student comes forward KETV Omaha
The Nebraska Board of Education revoked the teaching certificate for a former teacher who worked in three metro area school districts over the last 13 years.
Parents: Son hypnotized after prom, hospitalized; doesn't remember anything CBS17.com
The teen volunteered to be hypnotized, ended up falling, and ended up in the hospital.
West tops in the state once again | Bellevue Leader Omaha World-Herald
The Marching Thunderbirds of Bellevue West High School are the best in the state again when it comes to marching band competitions in Nebraska.
Nebraska juniors take ACT today in place of NeSA Omaha World-Herald
By 9 a.m. this morning, practically all juniors in Nebraska will have started taking the ACT at no cost to them.
BPS works to develop its first strategic plan Omaha World-Herald
The Nebraska Association of School Boards is gathering data to create BPS' first ever strategic plan.
Family of Bellevue West grad who killed 2 people offers condolences to victims' relatives Omaha World-Herald
The family of a Bellevue West High School grad who police say killed two people and himself expressed their condolences to the victims' relatives Thursday.
Pot robbery ends in three people shot, probation for one of the shooters Omaha World-Herald
Douglas County District Judge Timothy Burns sentenced Jamil Phillips of Bellevue to five years of probation for a failed marijuana deal in which Phillips and his ...
Shifter, Drew Anthony | Obits Omaha World-Herald
Shifter, Drew Anthony Jan 29, 1995 - Sep 8, 2018 Drew died on September 8, 2018, at his home in Denver, CO. He was 23. He was born on January.
Burke High School's Henrich Named Gatorade Nebraska Football Player of the Year KTIC
CHICAGO (December 6, 2018) — In its 34th year of honoring the nation's best high school athletes, The Gatorade Company, today announced Nick Henrich of ...
Funeral services will be Friday in Bellevue for man who police say killed 2 and wounded 1 before killing himself Omaha World-Herald
A 2006 graduate of Bellevue West High School killed two people and wounded a third before he killed himself, police in Colorado say.
Bellevue Public Schools bank on $76 million bond issue to finance work at every school in district Omaha World-Herald
A piece of rebar stuck out of Bellevue East High School's football field last year. Inside the high school, the chillers that cool it are nearly 30 years old.
Bellevue West bests marching band competitors with New Orleans-inspired routine Omaha World-Herald
At the competition site at Buell Field in Omaha, the Bellevue West High School Marching Thunderbirds were crowned 2015 champions among the state's biggest ...
At Offutt air show, aviators will honor fallen WWI pilot base is named for Omaha World-Herald
Military aviators from the United States and Great Britain will meet this weekend to honor 1st Lt. Jarvis Offutt, the World War I pilot from Omaha in whose memory ...
Bellevue West wins WGI world championship WOWT
The Bellevue West High School winter guard team returned home Sunday to a hero's welcome after winning the world championship in Dayton, Ohio.
Nebraska JV softball coach arrested on charge of sexual assault of a child USA TODAY High School Sports
https://twitter.com/action3news/status/804014055392473088 An Omaha (Neb.) middle school teacher and junior varsity softball coach was arrested Wednesday ...
Jeff Rippe named Bellevue schools superintendent | Education Omaha World-Herald
The Bellevue School Board selected a familiar face from three candidates to be the next superintendent of Bellevue Public Schools.
Phil Davidson joins BPS school board | Bellevue Leader Omaha World-Herald
A new Bellevue Board of Education member has been selected for Bellevue Public Schools.
Thunderbirds get fired up on defense, top Bulldogs with late stop Omaha World-Herald
Jeyvon Ducker rushed for two touchdowns and caught a pass for a score Friday night as host Bellevue West defeated Omaha Burke 35-28.
Town hall meetings to explain new trash program Omaha World-Herald
A two-year-old experimental trash collection and recycling program will go citywide in April and will be the only trash *service* provided by the City of Bellevue.
Longtime faculty members retire from BPS | Bellevue Leader Omaha World-Herald
After a combined 67 years of *service*, we highlight the careers of two BPS teachers who just retired.
New Husker Jaylin Bradley part of large Signing Day ceremony at Bellevue West Lincoln Journal Star
BELLEVUE — Jaylin Bradley put in the work to become a Nebraska football player — both on the field and to get the ACT test score he needed to get.
Nebraska sports, education leaders issue call to respect 'human dignity,' quash discrimination Omaha World-Herald
Nebraska officials involved in K-12 schools and athletics signed a statement calling on people to respect "human dignity" and quash bullying and discrimination ...
Bellevue Public Schools welcome newest teachers | Bellevue Leader Omaha World-Herald
More than 50 new teachers this fall have joined the Bellevue Public School District.
Pilots and planes arrive for Offutt air show WOWT
Excitement levels are soaring as the Offutt Defenders of Freedom Air and Space show makes its return this weekend.
7-on-7 tournament gives Silver Hawks, Links a chance to pick up valuable summer reps Lincoln Journal Star
BELLEVUE -- It was a pretty pass, and a pretty catch.
Teen Court gives taste of courtroom | Papillion Times Omaha World-Herald
The judge in the Sarpy County courtroom was stoic and impartial, speaking little other than to give directions to the bailiff.
We've got spirit | Bellevue Leader Omaha World-Herald
The Bellevue Public Schools Unity Rally was held Aug. 31 at Bellevue West.
List: Nebraska high school recruits sign with college teams Omaha World-Herald
A giant list of Nebraska high school athletes who have signed with college teams.
JROTC turns 100 years old while promoting integrity, service, excellence Omaha World-Herald
JROTC turns 100 years old this year, promoting integrity, *service* and excellence in local schools for many of those years.
West grad named Army major general | Bellevue Leader Omaha World-Herald
Jason T. Evans, a 1979 graduate of Bellevue West High School and a 1984 graduate of Bellevue University, will be promoted to Army major general July 3 in ...
Thomas, Troy R. | Obits Omaha World-Herald
Thomas, Troy R. Sep 12, 1998 - Aug 25, 2015 Beloved son and brother. Troy is survived by parents, Robert and Stacie Thomas; brother, Trevor; maternal.
Mission Middle School team competes at Science Olympiad Omaha World-Herald
The Mission Middle School Science Olympiad Team competed in the Science Olympiad National Tournament in Wisconsin on May 21. The team placed 46th ...
As federal funds slow, Bellevue school officials consider first bond issue in decades Omaha World-Herald
Bellevue voters last approved a bond issue in 1974. But federal aid has shrunk sharply for Bellevue schools, largely because the portion of military-related ...
East, West students compete in international DECA competition Omaha World-Herald
DECA teams from Bellevue East and Bellevue West high schools competed in the International Career Development Conference in Nashville from April 23-26.
The Science of it All: A decade of success for Mission team Omaha World-Herald
Arguably, Bellevue Public Schools can make claim as the science capitol of Nebraska. For 21 years, Mission Middle School has ranked among the top three in ...
Northwest Nebraska landowner kills mountain lion that attacked chickens Omaha World-Herald
HAY SPRINGS, Neb. (AP) — State wildlife officials say a female mountain lion has been killed by a landowner in northwest Nebraska who found the animal ...
Bellevue plans meetings, launches website explaining changes to waste and recycling program Omaha World-Herald
A two-year-old experimental trash collection and recycling program in Bellevue will go citywide in May and will be the only trash *service* provided by the city.
Bellevue Elementary team captures reading competition | Bellevue Leader Omaha World-Herald
Bellevue Public Schools students competed in the 11th annual Operation Read Competition Thursday morning at the BPS Lied Activity Center.
3 felony charges dropped for former softball coach, teacher KETV Omaha
Daryl Clark, 46, was taken into custody around 9:15 a.m..
A salute from St. Columbkille | Papillion Times Omaha World-Herald
Students and staff at St. Columbkille Catholic School in Papillion celebrated Veterans Day not only in honor of all veterans but one of their very own.
Bradley turns a tough situation into one of the best Husker recruiting stories Lincoln Journal Star
Hold firm to thinking a dream could never be realized while driving to the bowling alley if you will, but there is proof otherwise, and Jaylin Bradley can speak to.
Hundreds show up to BPS board meeting Monday KETV Omaha
Students, alumni, faculty and community members packed Bellevue Public School's board meeting Monday to voice their opinion on the recently announced ...
Four local students net gold Congressional Award medal Omaha World-Herald
Four Sarpy County students received a gold Congressional Award medal Friday, while 13 others were awarded silver or bronze medals or certificates.
Another Bellevue mom seeks medical marijuana | Bellevue Leader Omaha World-Herald
Once an honorary member of the Bellevue West High School cheerleader squad, and until the age of 8 as normal a child as a mother could wish, Sarah Inks ...
Miles sets title expectations for KU signing class WIBW
LAWRENCE, Kan. (WIBW) - Les Miles didn't waste time setting high expectations for his 2019 signing class. "This class will have the ability to compete for ...
Beardmore-McMartin, Denise | Obits Omaha World-Herald
Beardmore-McMartin, Denise Age 55 Of Massena, IA. Died in her home surrounded by family on April 17th, 2016 in Massena after a courageous battle from.
Grammes, Elizabeth “Beth” | Obits Omaha World-Herald
Grammes, Elizabeth "Beth" Sep 24, 1961 - Aug 30, 2017 Elizabeth "Beth" Grammes, of Bellevue, NE, journeyed to the arms of Christ on August 30, 2017.
Four Scouts from same troop earn Eagle rank Omaha World-Herald
Bellevue Troop 231 did not just become a family to the Scouts, but a place where the four boys learned valuable skills.
Bellevue native to test his tattoo skills on 'Ink Master' reality show Omaha World-Herald
For more than a decade, Bellevue native Chris Blinston has been regarded as one of the best tattoo artists in the country, winning hundreds of accolades for his ...
Scout Brew a hot commodity at Lewis and Clark Omaha World-Herald
Eighth-grade special education teacher Stephanie Colpitts and her students, the Scout Brew coffee club, are serving up hot cups of coffee and cold smoothies to ...
West band in tune for national event | Bellevue Leader Omaha World-Herald
The Thunderbird band and its 253 members will be competing in the Bands of America Grand National Championships this week at Lucas Oil Stadium in ...
Omaha Burke (NE) head coach is cancer free High School Football America
Omaha Burke head coach Paul Limongi greeted his team Thursday knowing with news he's cancer free. Burke is the No. 2 team in our Nebraska Top 5.
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