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Sports Showcase

Best of the Beat’s Top 20 High School Football Poll Week 5

Written by Bobcat Beat Sports Desk

The Bobcat Beat  Top 20 Football Programs for Greater Nashville Area The Bobcat Beat Sports Network announces its Best of the Beat for Week 5 Top 20 High School Football Programs for the greater Nashville area.  It is midway through the regular high school football season and while teams are developing a win -loss, building stats and accumulating data as a team and individuals, every team is developing a perso...  Read More »

Sep 22

Five sets not enough to help the Lady Bobats steal one back from McGavock

Five sets not enough to help the Lady Bobats steal one back from McGavock

Written by Austin Hensley,, Sports Editor

Tuesday evening the Lady Bobcats Varsity Volleyball team played their District 12 AAA rival, the Lady Raiders of McGavock at home in an exciting 5 matches. The last time the Lady Bobcats faced the La...  Read More »

Sep 15

Bobcat Beat Sports Desk announces its Best of the Beat Top 20 High School Football Programs Week #4

Bobcat Beat Sports Desk announces its Best of the Beat Top 20 High School Football Programs Week #4

Written by Bobcat Beat Sports Editorial Staff: Zuriel Cane, Austin Hensley, Taverius Travis, Hannah Jones

The Bobcat Beat Sports Network announces its Best of the Beat for Week 4 Top 20 High School Football Programs for the greater Nashville area. Each week of the football season, the Bobcat Beat sports edit...  Read More »

Sep 13

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Music Review

Gold still glitters for Led Zeppelin as Federal Judge rules in band’s favor

Written by Bobcat Beat Staff

LOS ANGELES — A Federal judge found in favor of the defense, Led Zeppelin Thursday in a LosAngeles Federal court, stating that the group did not steal a riff from an obscure 19...  Read More »

June 23, 2016

Recent Music Review Stories

Anti, Rihanna’s newest CD is mature & thoughtful and deserves ‘Consideration’

May 17, 2016

Piano teacher builds relationships and performance confidence through humor.

May 5, 2016

Prince’s Cochella performance released in full including Radiohead and Beatle covers

April 23, 2016

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For Immediate Release: The Magnificent Seven are only MNPS students to earn AICE Diploma

Written by Azul Rubi, Media Relations

John Overton High School and its Cambridge AICE Coordinator, Doug Trotter, are pleased to announce seven seniors who have earned the prestigious Cambridge AICE Diploma.   Overton has dubbed Michigan Afz...  Read More »

September 15, 2016

Stand Loud and Proud, Overton gets a big win, 34-7 against nearby neighbors Lipscomb Academy

Written by Austin Hensley, Sports Writer

Stand Loud and Proud Overton's varsity football team entered the fourth week of reg...  Read More »

September 11, 2016

Academies of Nashville prepares students for professional and collegiate life readiness


The Academies of Nashville prepares for another successful year. Read about the AoN mission, watch video of student testimonials. View Slideshow of last year's Ford Hub Tour

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July 26, 2016

Recent Media Grab Room Stories

  • Tennessee Titan Delanie Walker holds successful skills camp at Overton
  • For Immediate Release: MNPS announces Jamboree schedule & coaches

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Titan UP! The Tennessean Titan’s regular season open today and Titan fans are ready for some football!

Written by Flopatier Askander, Jr. Sports Editor

j The Tennessee Titans  are set to open their 2016-2017 football season with a newly constructed backfield and a second year quarterback who has been recently named offensive captain. It is also the first time since 2012 the Titans have opened their season at home. Even more,  it has been at least two he...  Read More »

September 11, 2016

Leaving on his own terms, Phelps finds his purpose drive life on the top podium for a 23rd time.

Written by William Weber, Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Standing atop the medal podium for the 23rd time, Michael Phelps teared up, bit his lip and gave a little nod. This was how he really wanted to go out. Phelps wanted to rid himself of the reputation that come with retirement.  He drank too much, had gained wait, earned a 2nd...  Read More »

August 15, 2016

Two Metro Nashville athletes class of five for 14th Annual Nick Coutras Awards

Written by Hannah Jones, Photo journalist and reporter

The Nick Coutras Award recognizes the senior class high school football player from the Middle Tennessee area who best exemplifies the qualities of exceptional individual effort in athletics, superior attitude on and off the field, dedication to team, academic excellence and commitment to community service.

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June 4, 2016

Memorial Day: Remember & honor the fallen men & women of the U.S Armed Forces

Written by Aidan DeCoopman, reporter

Remember the ones who fought for our freedom. "We are the Dead. Short days ago We lived, felt dawn, saw sunset glow, Loved and were loved, and now we lie In Flanders fields."

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May 29, 2016

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  • Teens desire to be part of the political process, but should it be at the risk of violence? May 25, 2016

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Book Review

“A Very Harry Christmas” Read-a-thon takes the cynic out of the senior

Written by Isabella West, Book Reviewer

Growing up I was never much of a reader. I would read when the teacher presented a book for us to read and annotate but other than that my reading interests were no active. When...  Read More »

April 11, 2016

Ann Patchett’s conducts a page turner with Bel Canto.

March 1, 2016

“Everything is relative. If you want to understand a problem you look at its cause. You don’t look at its manifestation.” Abdel-Fattah

December 14, 2015

Book Review: Find out how the bride avoids the Kings Wrath

November 23, 2015

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Upcoming Games

Football Varsity vs. Mt. Juliet *
Fri, Sep 30 7:00 pmHome
Football Varsity vs. Open Date
Fri, Oct 07 7:00 pmN/A
Football Varsity vs. Ravenwood *
Fri, Oct 14 7:00 pmHome (homecoming)
Football Varsity vs. Lebanon*
Fri, Oct 21 7:00Away
Football Varsity vs. Wilson Central*
Fri, Oct 28 7:00 pmAway

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The Student News Site of John Overton High School