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The law of the hall

The law of the hall

Olivia Caperton, Reporter

March 7, 2014


Filed under Student Life

Are you a victim of a hit and run? Have you been side-swiped while pulling out of the locker lane? It’s a known problem that Bixby High School's hallways are over-crowded. "I get shoved around because there are so many people. The hallways aren't wide enough, " said Braden Garrison.With 1,539 students ...

Little Shop of Horrors

Little Shop of Horrors

Dee Harris, Adviser

February 19, 2014


Filed under Student Life, Top Stories

Seymour Krelborn is a nerdy orphan working at Mushnik's, a flower shop in urban Skid Row. He harbors a crush on fellow co-worker Audrey, and is berated by Mr. Mushnik daily. One day as Seymour is seeking a new mysterious plant, he finds a very mysterious unidentified plant which he calls Audrey II. The...

Flappy Bird flaps his way to extinction

Flappy Bird flaps his way to extinction

Morgan Pittman and Makenzie King

February 11, 2014


Filed under Student Life

Flappy Bird is dead. On Sunday, this flash in the poultry pan was brought to an abrupt end when developer, Doan Nguyen, decided to pull his popular application from the market, “I am sorry ‘Flappy Bird’ users, 22 hours from now, I will take ‘Flappy Bird’ down. I can’t take this anymore,” ...

FCCLA Star Events

FCCLA Star Events

Shelby Hendrix, Reporter

February 10, 2014


Filed under Features, Student Life, Top Stories

FCCLA is an organization that focuses on the development of leadership, life, and social skills. Its determination is backed by its enthusiasm to encourage members to help out in their community and at home by serving others. A popular event, participated in by schools across the nation, is FCCLA Star...

Bixby Glow Dance

Bixby Glow Dance

Kenzie King, Reporter

February 10, 2014


Filed under Student Life, Top Stories

Bixby High School will be hosting their very first glow dance. The dance will be held in the Whitey Ford Gym on February 15th, 2014 from 8-11 pm. You can buy your tickets in the lunch room starting February 10th for $10 (cash and checks only). You MUST have your student ID present to buy a ticket and to enter the dance...

FCCLA star students

FCCLA star students

December 20, 2013


Filed under Student Life, Top Stories

FCCLA, Family, Career and Community Leaders of America, is a career and technical student organization for young men and women in family and consumer science education in public and private schools. Every year, FCCLA sponsors STAR (Students Taking Action with Recognition) competitive events which recognizes...

Snow Days 3/7

Snow Days 3/7

Lindsey Hamilton, Reporter

December 11, 2013


Filed under Student Life, Top Stories

The snow day- more like “ice day” for those in Oklahoma- but whatever you call it, it's warmly welcomed by all students. Bixby Public School's built-in snow days increased to seven days (after the Snowpocolypse of ’11) in order to prevent having to tack on additional school days in May. Since...

Creative Hall Passes

Creative Hall Passes

Rachel Brooks, Reporter

December 3, 2013


Filed under Student Life, Top Stories

Hall passes are written permission or an out-of-the-ordinary object used for students to go somewhere during instruction time. Sometimes teenagers take the long way around, making an adventure out of going to the bathroom, nurse or office. Many teachers at Bixby High School have exchanged the more traditional...

FFA students compete

FFA students compete

Dea Nettles, FFA Instructor

October 17, 2013


Filed under Student Life

Dea Nettles, Bixby High School FFA instructor, recently accompanied students to the Tulsa State Fair to compete with others from across the state in poultry, dairy heifers, and rabbit. Thor Gunnarsson placed 2nd with both of his poultry exhibits and Reserve Breed champion Bixby's dairy j...

The Spartan Run

The Spartan Run

Allie Wallis, Reporter

October 8, 2013


Filed under News, Student Life, Top Stories

On Saturday, October 12, the Bixby High School Dance Team is having a 5K fun run starting from the Charley Young Park, 50 W. Dawes in downtown Bixby . This fun run is a fundraiser to help the dance team raise money to travel and perform at the January 2014 Cotton Bowl in Dallas, Texas. The race...

Seniors say cheese

Seniors say cheese

Abby Roush, Reporter

September 16, 2013


Filed under Student Life, Top Stories

Picture this, but don't shutter at the thought -- senior pictures will be gone in a flash. Any senior who has yet to get their senior pictures taken and wishes to do so needs make an appointment with Francine's Photography by October 1st. Any photos to go into the yearbook must be taken by Francine...

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