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July 7, 2010 by Jodi Lightner (Register to contact)

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Hi All!

We have had quite a few BHS reunions here at the Aloft and welcome any class to have theirs here as well! The Wxyz bar and patio make it the perfect place to dance, party and catch up with your old friends!

Give me a call if I can schedule your date!

Jodi Lightner
(479) 268-XXXX

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Bentonville School Board votes to put Gateway back at high school  Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

The School Board approved a proposal Monday to sell property on Southeast 14th Street and move its alternative learning environment from there to Bentonville ...

Good Day NWA: Bentonville High School Performs “Les Misérables”  KNWA

It's an epic story and a legendary broadway musical.

Inaugural Band Invitation Held At Bentonville High School  KFSM 5Newsonline

BENTONVILLE, Ark. (KFSM) -- UPDATE: Blue Springs South Jaguar Pride marching band, from Blue Springs, Missouri, takes the top prize at the inaugural ...

Bentonville Looks To Bring Home First Girls Hoops Title  KFSM 5Newsonline

BENTONVILLE (KFSM) - The walls of the gym at Bentonville High School scream success for Tiger Athletics. Among the gold banners list accolades across ...

Bentonville High jazz program building strength  Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

Bentonville High School's jazz band is back in the swing of things, five years after a staff member's death put it on hold.

Northwest Arkansas schools serving meals free to kids this summer  Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

School's out for summer, but school districts aren't taking a break when it comes to feeding kids.

Bentonville School District to join job training program  Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

BENTONVILLE -- The School District will join a program meant to help high school students with disabilities obtain and keep a job. Project Search Autism ...

Bentonville High School Students Now Required To Wear I.D Badges  KFSM 5Newsonline

BENTONVILLE (KFSM) -- Bentonville and Bentonville West high school students will wear I.D badges beginning this upcoming school year. If a student is on ...

Two lockdowns at Bentonville Schools worry parents  4029tv

Parents say a serious conversation needs to happen.

EAST program continues to grow  Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

A school program that emphasizes critical thinking and creative problem-solving is expanding across Northwest Arkansas and the rest of the state. EAST, which ...

VIDEO: Watch Bentonville (Ark.) High School Eugene Webster squat 600 pounds  USA TODAY High School Sports

Ever see a 180-pound high school wide receiver squat 600 pounds? Take a look at Eugene Webster from Bentonville in Arkansas.

New Chrome Books For All Bentonville High School Students  KFSM 5Newsonline

BENTONVILLE (KFSM) -- The Bentonville School District is giving all high school students chrome books of their own, that student will be able to take home.

Walton grant to benefit Ignite program  Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

A $1.1 million grant from the Walton Family Foundation will provide more technological resources for students in the School District's Ignite Professional Studies ...

Bentonville School Board agrees to buy building for Ignite program  Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

BENTONVILLE -- The School Board unanimously voted Monday to buy a building for its Ignite program, thus foregoing a plan to construct additional space for ...

VIDEO, PHOTOS: Bentonville students swing shotguns hunter ed finale  Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

Clay birds flew through the air with the greatest of ease, but didn't get far once a young shooter raised a shotgun and fired.

Haas Hall In Fayetteville Ranks #7 For Top High Schools In U.S.  KFSM 5Newsonline

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (KFSM) — A report released by U.S. News on Tuesday (April 30) depicts which schools across the nation ranked highest in 2019. Schools ...

2019 Arkansas Softball State Tournament Brackets & Results  KFSM 5Newsonline

Complete scores and updated brackets for all softball state tournaments.

Bus crash sends 14 Northwest Arkansas high school students to hospital  Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

Fourteen students from Bentonville West High School suffered minor injuries in a charter bus accident Monday, according to a Bentonville School District ...

Good Day NWA: #WebExtra BHS Theater Performs “Les Misérables”  KNWA

Watch as members of Bentonville High School Theater perform a song from "Les Misérables"

Bentonville Wind Ensemble honored with official resolution  40/29tv Fort Smith/Fayetteville

The Arkansas State House recognized the group with an official resolution.

Messages appear on Bentonville school buses  Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

BENTONVILLE -- That school bus rolling down the street each day may be carrying more than children. It may carry a message. Signs attached to the rear ...

Students walk out of Bentonville HS  4029tv

Students walked out of Bentonville High School as part of a nationwide protest Wednesday morning.

School news  NWAOnline

Northwest Arkansas Community College. Northsest Arkansas Community College recently recognized 395 high school students as Rising Scholars for having ...

Bentonville Color Guards show off their skills  40/29tv Fort Smith/Fayetteville

The four Bentonville Winter Guard Teams performed the final version of their shows.

Bentonville mayoral candidates talk city issues  Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

BENTONVILLE -- Four candidates running for mayor agree the city needs an animal shelter and more information is needed to solve the Lake Bella Vista dam ...

Missing Bentonville teenager found safe  4029tv

UPDATE: Missing 15-year-old Eliana Camacho was found safe in Rogers and is in good health, according to Gene Page with the Bentonville Police Department ...

Graduation Destination  Arkansas Razorbacks

As graduates and families descend onto the University of Arkansas campus for commencement, thousands will be headed to two iconic Razorback venues for ...

Update: 15-Year-Old Missing Girl From Bentonville Found Safe  KFSM 5Newsonline

ROGERS (KFSM) -- UPDATE: Bentonville police say Eliana Camacho was found safe in Rogers and is being reunited with her family. Check back for more ...

Storm Floods Bentonville High School Gym  KNWA

Crews at Bentonville High School have more work on their hands after a surprise storm.

Information Technology Research Institute to Recognize 26 High-School Women for Computing Achievements and Aspirations  University of Arkansas Newswire

The National Center for Women & Information Technology and the Information Technology Research Institute at the U of A will recognize 26 high-school women ...

Local Winter Guard Teams Prepare For Competition  KFSM 5Newsonline

BENTONVILLE, Ark. (KFSM) -- Bentonville and Bentonville West high school winter guard teams performed in front of family and friends Friday (March 29) one ...

Bentonville grad notches top score on eight AP tests  NWAOnline

Five was a magic number for Alex Kitson this year. That's the top score possible on the exam that is the culmination of an Advanced Placement course in high ...

Incredible! This Arkansas Teen Just Aced All 8 of His Advanced Placement Tests. Now, He's Off to the London School of Economics  The 74

This article is one in a series at The 74 that profiles the heroes, victories, success stories, and random acts of kindness found at schools all across America.

Rogers principal Steen to step down this summer  Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

ROGERS -- The principal of the School District's alternative education school intends to resign this summer after one year in the position. The School Board ...

Fayetteville High School leads state in National Merit semifinalists  NWAOnline

Fayetteville High School led the state with 19 students qualifying as semifinalists in the 2019 National Merit Scholarship Program.

Dueling Oboes Perform for 'Live at the Five & Dime'  University of Arkansas Newswire

The second season of the "Live at the Five & Dime" outdoor concert series continues on Wednesday, May 15, with Dueling Oboes, featuring Theresa Delaplain, ...

Walton Family Foundation Grant Helping Ignite Program Grow  KFSM 5Newsonline

BENTONVILLE (KFSM) — A $1.1 million grant from the Walton Family Foundation is helping expand a professional studies program at Bentonville High School.

Bentonville HS student accused of making threats  4029tv

No weapons were found on campus or on the boy's person. He was charged with 1st Degree Terroristic Threatening, a Class D Felony.

Bentonville High School Selects New Principal  KNWA

BENTONVILLE, AR -- The Bentonville School Board promoted Bentonville High School Assistant Principal Jack Loyd to principal, effective July 1.

Bentonville Duo Wins ATU Business Challenge  ATU News

Twin siblings from Bentonville High School took home the top prize in the finals of the seventh annual Arkansas Tech University High School Business ...

Bentonville swimmer driven to make her mark on sport  Arkansas Catholic

ROGERS — One could say Madeline Marks flipped from gymnastics to swimming in one day. It happened when she was 8 years old and attending an ...

New Principal Selected For Bentonville High School

BENTONVILLE (KFSM) - A new principal has been selected for the Bentonville High School, officials say. The Bentonville School Board approved the ...

Arkansas high school football begins earlier with new Zero Week  Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

Today marks the earliest opening day of high school football season in Arkansas, thanks to the new Zero Week addition to the schedule.

2019 Spring Commencement Ceremonies  40/29tv Fort Smith/Fayetteville

Prepare for extra commencement day traffic in and around U of A Fayetteville & Fort Smith.

Bentonville graduate, 19, finishes high school in two years  Arkansas Online

BENTONVILLE -- Taylor June had zero class credits to her name and no formal education to speak of less than two years ago.

Four Bentonville Band Students To Perform In Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade  KFSM 5Newsonline

BENTONVILLE (KFSM) -- Four members of the Bentonville High School marching band will be among 185 students and 40 color guard members performing in ...

Bentonville High School Student Arrested On Suspicion Of Assault

BENTONVILLE (KFSM) — Officers arrested a student at Bentonville High School Friday (March 11) on suspicion of assault, according to the Bentonville Police ...

Bentonville School Board hears rezoning plan  NWAOnline

BENTONVILLE -- A proposal to change the School District's attendance boundaries for the 2018-19 school year would impact about 21 percent of students in ...

Web Extra: Arkansas Teen Talks Surviving Stroke  KARK

The American Heart Association warns someone has a stroke every two seconds. That troubling statistic is more than a number to a Bentonville High School ...

Bentonville’s Ignite Program Lands Students Full-Time, Competitive-Paying Jobs  KNWA

BENTONVILLE, Ark. (KNWA) — A local high school program is preparing students for unique opportunities after graduation. Bentonville schools developed the ...

School news: The latest accomplishments for local students  NWAOnline

The latest school news from John Paul Hammerschmidt fellowship, Governor's School, Youth Excellence awards, Arkansas State University, University of Tulsa, ...

Teenager Who Drowned At Prairie Creek Marina Was A Student At Bentonville High School  KFSM 5Newsonline

PRAIRIE CREEK -- A teenager drowned at Prairie Creek Marina on Sunday, according to a spokesman at the Benton County Sheriff's Office. Shannon Jenkins ...

Benton County restaurant inspections  Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

Critical violations are defined as items relating directly to factors that lead to food-borne illness and must be corrected immediately. Noncritical violations are ...

UCA Bears add 25 on National Signing Day  KATV

The University of Central Arkansas added 25 new football Bears to the program on Wednesday, the first day of the NCAA national signing period. UCA head ...

Fayetteville High School Hires Former Arkansas QB Casey Dick  KNWA

Fayetteville High School has hired Van Buren coach Casey Dick to head its football program.

Bentonville Athlete Named Gatorade AR Softball Player of the Year

CHICAGO, Ill. (News release) - In its 33rd year of honoring the nation's best high school athletes, The Gatorade Company, today announced Hallie Wacaser of ...

Bentonville School District suspends student for passing out protest flyers  Arkansas Times

The Bentonville School Board has already made it clear that student protests against gun violence today will be met with the harshest discipline allowed under ...

Bentonville Grad Aces All Eight AP Exams  KFSM 5Newsonline

BENTONVILLE -- (KFSM) Alex Kitson made academic history in Northwest Arkansas after getting perfect scores on all eight of his advanced placement tests.

Community Helps Raise Funds For Football Coach Diagnosed With Cancer  KFSM 5Newsonline

BENTONVILLE (KFSM) - The Bentonville community is huddling around the Bentonville High School football Coach David Bradley after he was diagnosed with ...

Most Wonderful Time  NWAOnline

From pictures with Santa Claus to dazzling light displays, Northwest Arkansas has more to offer during the holiday season than you can shake a reindeer tail at!

Northwest Arkansas Will Soon Have Its First Catholic High School  KNWA

Tontitown, AR -- - The first Catholic high school in Northwest Arkansas will soon be opening its doors. In an exclusive first look, KNWA shows you why some are ...

Cheer team's journey leads to state title  NWAOnline

In just five years, the Siloam Springs High School's competitive cheer team has been on a journey that took them from being complete beginners to bringing ...

Bentonville High School Band Students March In Rose Bowl Parade

PASADENA, Ca. (KFSM) -- Students with the Bentonville High School band marched in the Rose Bowl Parade Monday (Jan. 2) morning in Pasadena, California ...

Auburn Scores 2020-21 Verbal from 6x AR State Champ Ryan Husband  SwimSwam

Ryan Husband of Bentonville, Arkansas has just committed to swim for Auburn University in the fall of 2020. He will join Elliott Jones in the class of 2024.

Student Arrested In Gun Threat At Bentonville High School

Bentonville police on Tuesday (April 1) arrested Samantha Overstreet, 18, on suspicion of threatening to “shoot up” Bentonville High School on Monday.

Perfect Attendance will get 4 kids a new car from McLarty Daniel Automotive  KNWA

It will be an exciting day for one lucky student from Bentonville High, Bentonville West, Rogers High and Rogers Heritage High Schools this May as a student ...

Arkansas teen survives stroke, raises awareness: 'You're never too young' KTHV

Every year, more than 795,000 people in the United States have a stroke. While most of those victims are adults, an Arkansas family is working to spread ...

Bentonville charter school celebrates first graduates  Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

BENTONVILLE -- Students of Northwest Arkansas Classical Academy's first graduating class said they benefited from attending a small school where they got to ...

CLASS 7A: West will attempt to regain superiority  Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

Conference of champions. That was the headline in last year's preseason publication for a story on the strength of the 7A-West Conference. 2017 7A-West ...

Bentonville High School basketball game to air on ESPN-U Friday night  4029tv

It's going to be a big night for the Bentonville High School Tigers as the school's boys basketball team takes on El Dorado High School on nationally televised ...

Two more join Bentonville mayoral race  Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

BENTONVILLE -- John Skaggs and Charlie Turner jumped into the crowded mayoral race. Skaggs, 73, filed for candidacy Thursday, and Turner filed Friday ...

Bentonville High School Students Revive Local Skate Park  KNWA

High school students in Bentonville gave new life to the Skate Park at Memorial Park.

Webb enters Bentonville mayoral race BENTONVILLE  NWAOnline

BENTONVILLE -- City native and former City Council member Jim Webb has added his name to mayoral race.

Former Bentonville substitute teacher sentenced to 10 years

A former substitute teacher at Bentonville High School has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for possessing child pornography.

MaxPreps Founder and President Andy Beal presents MaxPreps Cup to Bentonville High School  MaxPreps

MaxPreps News - Arkansas school ranked as the top athletic program in the nation by MaxPreps for the second-straight season.

3 Arkansas high schools make top 1000 in U.S. News & World Report ranking  Arkansas Online

A Northwest Arkansas high school remained at No. 1 while the region claimed six of the top nine spots in the 2018 ranking of the state's public high schools by ...

Kickapoo hoops coach Dick Rippee bound for Arkansas  Springfield News-Leader

The boys basketball coach at Kickapoo High School will leave his alma mater.

Bentonville School Board member accused of bullying student  Arkansas Online

BENTONVILLE -- A parent has accused School Board member Rebecca Powers of cyberbullying for comments attributed to her earlier this month on social ...

'Tis The Season  NWAOnline

From pictures with Santa Claus to dazzling light displays, Northwest Arkansas has more to offer during the holiday season than you can shake a reindeer tail at!

Summer a hot time for school facility work  NWAOnline

The kids may be gone, but schools still see plenty of activity during the summer as officials prepare their buildings for another academic year.

Former Arkansas baseball signee now plans to play at Arkansas State  WholeHogSports

Kam'ron Mays-Hunt, with parents Fess Thompson and Kamra Thompson, signs his national letter of intent to play baseball at Arkansas Wednesday, Nov.

A suspension and feuding in Bentonville School District over a borrowed Bobcat  Arkansas Times

The booming Bentonville School District doesn't lack for engaged patrons. Remember the fight over the non-discrimination policy? The latest: A school district ...

Cole Joyce Already Pulling in Offers. Preparing for Busy Summer  KNWA

Bentonville Class of 2021 linebacker Cole Joyce is one of the top prospects in the state in his classification. Come inside for much more on this standout.

UNDER THE RADAR: Springdale's Grant Allen  WholeHogSports

NWA Democrat-Gazette/CHARLIE KAIJO Springdale Har-Ber High School quarterback Grant Allen (5) runs the ball in the final quarter during a football game ...

Goss seeks second term on Bentonville council  NWAOnline

BENTONVILLE -- Chad Goss will seek his second term on City Council this fall.

Arkansas high school football coach suspended for incendiary remarks  USA TODAY High School Sports

I'm all for second chances. A third one? Maybe not. Greg Hendrix coached freshman football and served as an assistant on the varsity in Bentonville (Ark.) High's ...

2018 Arkansas High School Diving State Finals Results  KFSM 5Newsonline

The 2018 Arkansas high school diving season came to a close Friday night (February 23). Twenty-eight divers from across the state competed at the diving finals ...

Cyclone Invite results  Russellville Courier

Top 50 individual finishers at the Cyclone Invite on Saturday at Arkansas Tech University, plus complete team finishes. Junior High Women Final Standings ...

Thaden house returns to downtown Bentonville  Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

BENTONVILLE -- Louise Thaden's childhood home has been moved and is being reconstructed on the Thaden School campus. The house was dismantled and ...

Bentonville High Assistant Band Director Dies in Car Crash

Students at Bentonville High School are mourning the loss of their music teacher after a car crash claimed his life Friday night (Oct. 11). Zachary Roddy, 27, was ...

Malik Monk looks to lead Bentonville (Ark.) to program’s first state basketball title in school history  USA TODAY High School Sports

From many, there will be one. And while there's still no guarantee contending athletes will win their own state at this point in the season, a number of elite ...

Arkansas pitcher throws perfect game with 19 strikeouts  USA TODAY High School Sports

Bentonville (Ark.) is ranked No. 9 in this week's USA TODAY Sports/National Fastpitch Coaches Association Super 25 and is 23-1. A lot of that success can be ...

University of Arkansas Honors College Selects 2018 Class of Fellows | University of Arkansas  University of Arkansas Newswire

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — The University of Arkansas Honors College has selected 88 exceptional high school students, 79 of them Arkansans, to receive ...

ALL-NWADG WINTER SPORTS: Basketball, Wrestling  NWAOnline

The Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette selected its All-NWADG basketball and wrestling teams.

Bentonville Mourns Loss Of 59-Year-Old Junior High Principal

Many in Bentonville are in mourning and surprised by the sudden death of a longtime Bentonville junior high principal. Fulbright Junior High School Principal ...

House passes 'trigger' bill to ban abortion  Arkansas Times

The House today completed action on a bill to virtually ban abortion in Arkansas should Roe v. Wade be overturned. The vote on the so-called trigger bill was ...

Arkansas pounds Ole Miss 14-1, earns return to CWS  Pine Bluff Commercial

FAYETTEVILLE — Plenty has happened since Cody Scroggins arrived at Arkansas in 2016 as a highly touted two-sport star at nearby Bentonville High School.

ARTeacher Fellowship Program Accepting Applications  University of Arkansas Newswire

The ARTeacher Fellowship is seeking bright and dedicated teachers for the eighth year of its successful and innovative professional learning program.

Basketball Player Gets Surprise Homecoming After Suffering A Stroke  KFSM 5Newsonline

BENTONVILLE (KFSM) -- A high school basketball player suffered a stoke on May 26. Saturday (June 16), Demondra or Dra Bishop attended basketball camp at ...

What Do Teachers Think About Moving To Bentonville West?  KNWA

Bentonville West High School officially opened its doors to the public for the first time Friday, July 29th, for the school's ribbon cutting ceremony. As exciting as ...

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