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  • Show Choir Competition on Saturday @ Ralston High School

  • Boys Varsity Basketball Game @ 6:00 on Friday (Omaha South HS)

  • Girls Varsity Basketball Game @ 4:30 on Friday (Omaha South HS)

Marching Monarchs

Marching Monarchs

Bennett Clary

October 17, 2017


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Waking up at 5 in the morning, leaving practice at 8 in the dark on a school night and having contests all day every Saturday doesn't sound pleasant to most students. Few students willingly sign up for an activity that would take away a large portion of their social life. Almost 150 students at Papillion-Lavista...

Homecoming Planning

Joshua Hennings

October 17, 2017


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As you walk into the gym, you experience delight and enjoyment. The heavy music floods into your ears, while the colorful lights shine brightly around you. When you look around the sparkling ribbons catch your attention. Everything seems to be at ease during the always lively, Papillion La-Vista High...

Health Occupation Students of America

Delaney R.

March 23, 2017


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Have you ever wondered what you can do to get a head start on you career at PLHS? Well, there are many opportunities for any path you may choose to someday follow. There are many academies for juniors and seniors such as health academy, zoo academy, education academy, and even law academy. For those...

The Truth about Debate

Laryssa R.

March 23, 2017


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Arguing with other people is an activity that's not often encouraged, especially when it escalates into long, drawn out conflicts. But, there is one academic group that wholeheartedly supports arguments, as long as they're structured. Debate is a worldwide activity for both teenagers and adults, and...

Soccer Tryouts

Soccer Tryouts

Annie W

March 23, 2017


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The nervousness as the bell rings gnaws relentlessly at your stomach, bubbling up until you feel like you might loose your lunch. In 20 short minutes, a first impression will happen that determines your spring. This isn't an ordinary Monday, it's a tryout that will determine your freshman sports career. Soccer...

Granting a Wish

Lissa L.

March 23, 2017


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People in the stands wave money in the air as students sprint up and down the bleachers, collecting as much money in their colorful buckets as they can. On February 17th, at PLHS Student Council hosted the Miracle Minute event during halftime at the boys basketball game. Anna Carlson and Olivia Boudreau,...

Hairspray Musical

Ashley M.

March 23, 2017


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Standing on stage with bright lights shining at you all you can see looking out into the crowd is blurry faces. The adrenaline rush hits you as the music starts to play. The students at Papillion LaVista High School in the cast of the musical "Hairspray" have long hardworking days due to rehearsals. Many...

Russian club

Sarah A

March 23, 2017


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The Russian club has seen its fair share of distinctive and captivating fieldtrips, ranging  from witnessing a breathtaking ballet to traveling to Kansas to hear the famous words of Mikhail Gorbachev, the last president of the Soviet Union. Ms. Julie Phillips, who has been the chairwoman of the Russian...

History club

Dayven W.

March 23, 2017


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History, what yesterday is now and what today will soon be. Nevertheless history is one of the most important factors in distributing information on the unknown future using past inteligence. In some individuals eyes teaching history in a classroom environment isn’t enough, that's why Quentin Graves,...

ACT Preparations

Logan V.

March 23, 2017


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This is the most stressful, tortuous, sleep depriving, hair pulling test you will ever take. There is a reason why this thing makes your future how it is, with college, career, and pay. The ACT can be two things, easy or hard. This year at PLHS high the administration has agreed to help students study...

90’s Trends comeback?

90’s Trends comeback?

Hannah C

March 23, 2017


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They all say that history repeats its self. But recently in 2016-2017 that has become more and more evident by the day. Many people have been having some déjà vu seeing all of these 90's trends that teens all over have been wearing. "In my opinion, chokers are the cutest 90's trend. I really...

Color Guard Clinic

Shelby B.

March 23, 2017


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The smooth fiberglass pole in your hands. The pink silk flowing as you spin the flag. The pain in your wrists and arms as you rotate This is color guard. On Saturday, February 15th, there was a color guard clinic for past members as well as people considering trying out for guard in April. "The...

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